Emissions , Technology

Eni Shares Insight on Making Carbon Capture Goals a Reality

Eni is moving forward with carbon capture projects as part of its goal to decarbonize all of its products and services by 2050.

March 2, 2021

Business , Legislation , Emissions

API Reportedly Weighing Support of Carbon Pricing

API, which includes most of the world’s biggest oil companies, is considering endorsing carbon pricing “among other policy solutions to reduce emissions and reach the ambitions of the Paris Agreement,” a source says.

March 2, 2021

Public Capital , Investment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Chevron Backs Geothermal Power Developer for California Pilot Project

Chevron also signed a letter of intent for a potential pilot project in California to deploy heat power, which is an affordable form of renewable energy that can be harnessed from either geothermal resources or waste heat.

March 2, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Shareholders Push SEC for Tougher Climate Regime for US Oil

Climate activists plan more green resolutions and ESG initiatives at annual shareholder meetings for oil and gas groups after ‘corporate-friendly’ Trump years.

March 2, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Exxon Mobil Names Activist Investor Jeff Ubben to Board amid Energy Transition Push

Exxon Mobil, which has faced fresh pressure from investors since late last year, also appointed Comcast executive Michael Angelakis to its board on March 1.

March 1, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Partnerships ‘Incredibly Important’ to Oil Industry’s Low-Carbon Future, BP CEO Says

Oil and gas companies attaining global sustainability goals will depend on partnerships formed across sectors—like BP’s deal with Amazon, says CEO Bernard Looney during CERAWeek.

March 1, 2021

Business , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Bill Gates Urges Reducing ‘Green Premium’ in Energy Transition

Oil and gas companies can play a role in the energy transition and bring a particular skillset to help reduce carbon emissions, such as sequestering carbon and burying nuclear waste, Bill Gates says.

March 1, 2021

Business , Emissions , Renewables

Op-ed: How Traditional Oil and Gas Companies Can Play a Bigger Role in a Net-zero World

Never has the opportunity been greater for oil and gas companies to take on a larger role to lead in the ongoing energy transition, says Angie Gildea, who serves as national sector leader for energy, natural resources and chemicals at KPMG.

March 1, 2021

Business , Emissions , Renewables , Shale Plays , Trends , Mergers

Oil and Gas Investor Cover Story: Animal Spirits

It’s not the Keynes kind; it’s the Jack London kind. E&P executives are restless, according to a Dallas Fed survey, and they’re going mano a mano for market share. Will it manifest in consolidation? Where to next for the sellers? For some, it’s a new land rush: energy transition.

March 1, 2021

Investment , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Technology

Chevron Launches $300 Million Fund for Energy Transition Technology

Chevron said Future Energy Fund II will focus on innovation in industrial decarbonization, emerging mobility, energy decentralization and the growing circular carbon economy.

February 26, 2021