Unconventional , Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays

Permian Basin Gas Pollution Halves in Upside of Oil Crash

Fall in crude oil demand leads to temporary environmental respite as flaring declines in the prolific Permian Basin.

June 1, 2020

Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology

E&P Operator Solutions: Methane Measurement Understanding the Big Picture

By establishing a good strategy for emissions management, oil and gas operators can bring an end to the never-ending chase of identifying and fixing leaky systems.

May 28, 2020

Methane , Digital Oilfield

E&P Digital Solutions: Resolving the Industry’s Methane Leak Woes

New ground- and drone-based technologies use machine learning for real-time monitoring of methane leaks in oil and gas fields.

April 17, 2020

Business , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Midstream

EagleClaw Midstream Joins ONE Future Natural Gas Coalition

As a ONE Future member, EagleClaw Midstream will report the company’s 2019 methane results as part of the gathering and boosting and processing sectors within the coalition.

April 9, 2020

Investment , Unconventional , Methane , Emissions , Shale Plays

Texas Oil Industry Launches Alliance to Tackle Flaring, Emissions

Known as the Texas Methane and Flaring Coalition, the new group will collectively identify and promote operational and environmental recommended practices to minimize flaring and methane emissions.

March 31, 2020

Company Profiles , Methane , Emissions , Technology

Views From Above: Methane-detecting Satellite Mission

The Environmental Defense Fund has teamed up with industry experts and scholars to launch a methane-detecting satellite within two years, aiming to cut 45% of emissions from oil and gas facilities by 2025.

March 18, 2020

Public Capital , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Exxon Mobil Releases Blueprint For Tighter Methane Regulations

Exxon Mobil started its methane reduction program in its shale fields in 2016 and said it has been able to reduce emissions from its U.S. unconventional operations by 20%.

March 3, 2020

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

E&P Completions & Production: Flare No More?

A pilot project will convert stranded methane gas flared from oilfield wells into hydrogen for use as a clean fuel source.

February 20, 2020

Methane , Legislation , Emissions

House Bill Aims For Net-Zero Emissions On Public Land By 2040

Federal fossil fuel leasing would be halted for at least a year.

December 18, 2019


Bloomberg Climate Plan Aims To Halve US Carbon Emissions In 10 Years

Bloomberg said, drillers would likely need to rely on hydraulic fracturing to produce fuel.

December 14, 2019