Health, Safety & Environment

Health, Safety & Environment , Technology

Enventure Global Technology Becomes First Expandable Company to Receive API Q2 Certification

Enventure Global Technology also received the ISO 9001:2015 certification for both its headquarters in Houston, and service center in Katy, Texas.

March 7, 2022

Business , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Energy Transition , ESG

ESG Panel to Oil and Gas: Prioritize Governance or Risk Failure

Without responsibility and accountability in governance by oil and gas companies, the environmental and social aspects of ESG cannot succeed, say experts at NAPE conference.

February 18, 2022

Health, Safety & Environment , Completions , Water Management

Opinion: How the Oil and Gas Industry Can Use Nanotechnology to Become More Sustainable

Implementing nanotechnology can help move away from band-aid solutions employed in the oil and gas industry and its wastewater discharges, and this will manifest green solutions that are both economical and sustainable.

February 4, 2022

Exploration & Production , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Biden Administration Pledges $1.15 Billion for Orphaned Well Clean-up Program

Texas and Pennsylvania are eligible for the most funding in the first phase of the new $4.7 billion federal program to address orphan oil and gas wells.

January 31, 2022

Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Top US Oil States Vie for Carbon Capture Oversight to Speed Up Permits

Giving states primacy over regulating carbon injection wells can speed up the permitting process through greater efficiency and less red tape, said Marcella Burke, a partner with law firm King & Spalding and former deputy general counsel at the EPA.

January 26, 2022

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Shale Plays

Column: Industry’s Response to Earthquake Concerns in the Permian Basin

Here’s a closer look at recent seismic activity in the Permian Basin and how the oil and gas industry is responding.

January 20, 2022

Health, Safety & Environment , ESG , Water Management

Opinion: How the Oil and Gas Industry Can Minimize Its Footprint

Better incident and performance data will help chart a path to efficient investment in equipment, materials and training best suited to avoid the known root causes of pipeline and wellpad breakdowns.

January 3, 2022

Health, Safety & Environment

API Updates Recommended Practice Used in Refining, Petrochemical Industries

The American Petroleum Institute recently issued an update to the leading recommended practice for integrity operating windows used in refining and petrochemical industries worldwide.

December 21, 2021

Methane , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

US Climate-change Fight Threatened as Manchin Rejects Biden’s Bill

Here are five top climate measures in President Joe Biden’s $1.75 trillion Build Back Better bill, and a discussion of their prospects if the wider legislation dies.

December 21, 2021

Health, Safety & Environment

US Grand Jury Accuses Amplify Energy of Negligence in Oil Spill

The Department of Justice said the indictment alleges Amplify Energy and its subsidiaries failed to properly respond to eight alarms over more than 13 hours on Oct. 1-2.

December 16, 2021