Health, Safety & Environment

Earnings , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Midstream

Cheniere to Provide LNG Cargo Emissions Data in Environmental Push

Cheniere Energy’s move to start providing greenhouse gas emissions data associated with each LNG cargo produced is a “critical first step for the industry” to improve its environmental performance, says CEO Jack Fusco.

February 24, 2021

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology , Well Stimulation

Executive Q&A: U.S. Well Services on E-fracs and ESG Goals

E-frac fleets reduce emissions by 99% compared to conventional diesel powered fleets, says Matt Moncla, chief commercial officer at Houston-based U.S. Well Services.

February 18, 2021

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

Yergin: US Shale Will Grow under Biden’s Rule

“There are a lot of economic advantages from shale production and some foreign policy advantages,” says IHS Markit Vice-Chairman and energy guru Daniel Yergin. “And Joe Biden is a foreign policy person.”

February 17, 2021

Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment

FERC Chairman: Regulator to Create Environmental Justice Position

Glick announces new effort to consider interests of residents near fossil fuel projects.

February 12, 2021

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

US Democrats in Oil States Fear Ill Wind from Biden’s Climate Policies

Prospect of an electoral backlash grows in Texas and New Mexico over President Biden’s drilling moratorium.

February 12, 2021

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

Pipeline Operator Energy Transfer Eyes Alternative Energy Expansion

The newly formed Alternative Energy Group within Energy Transfer will be led by Tom Mason and continue the Dallas-based pipeline operator’s focus on renewable energy projects that started in 2019 with a Permian Basin solar deal.

February 11, 2021

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

Texas Trade Coalition Aims to End Routine Flaring by 2030

The Texas Methane & Flaring Coalition is comprised of trade associations and over 40 operators working to develop industry-led solutions designed to mitigate and reduce methane emissions and flaring in the Lone Star State.

February 11, 2021

Public Capital , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

Oil Giant Shell Accelerates 2050 Carbon Reduction Targets

Global supermajor Royal Dutch Shell will still rely on revenue from its oil and gas division to pay for shareholder returns and the energy transition.

February 11, 2021

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

Halliburton Labs Unveils Inaugural Crew for Clean Tech Accelerator Program

The century-old oilfield services company launched Halliburton Labs last year as a program to provide a collaborative environment to advance cleaner, affordable energy.

February 9, 2021

Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Construction , Pipelines

Senator Manchin Urges Biden to Reverse Keystone XL Pipeline Decision

In a letter to fellow Democrat Joe Biden, Sen. Joe Manchin said that even without the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil would still find its way to the U.S. by rail and truck.

February 9, 2021