Methane

Methane , Renewables

Occidental CEO Calls For New US Laws To Boost Carbon Capture

Occidental Petroleum Corp. plans to shift toward a carbon-neutral production model, it chief executive said on Sept. 12, but new U.S. laws are needed to support technologies designed to fight global warming.

September 12, 2019

Unconventional , Methane , Renewables , Shale Plays

Can Oil, Gas Survive Without Drastic Change?

Energy scholar Robert Bryce offers an unabashed view of the shale revolution, climate change and the future of energy. Spoiler alert: don’t expect oil and gas to disappear anytime soon.

September 11, 2019

Exploration & Production , Methane , Emissions , Midstream

EPA’s Methane Emission Proposal Fuels Oil And Gas Uncertainty

Not all in the industry are in favor of the Trump administration’s rollback, and the expected litigation will put operators into limbo again.

September 10, 2019

Biofuels , Methane , Technology

Methane Management: Opportunities Exist To Further Reduce Natural Gas Emissions

Methane accounts for about 10% of U.S. greenhouse-gas (GHG) emissions. Of this, one-quarter is from the natural gas industry.

April 28, 2019

Methane , Legislation

Elizabeth Warren Wants Drilling, Mining Banned On Federal Lands

The Massachusetts senator said she would sign an executive order on her first day in office for a "total moratorium on all new fossil fuel leases including for drilling offshore and on public lands."

April 16, 2019

Investment , Methane , Emissions

Climate Goals Could Sink Oil Demand From Mid 2020s

If no new climate policies are implemented, oil demand could plateau at around 110,000 MMbbl/d from around 2030, according to the study.

April 11, 2019

Investment , Methane , International , Emissions

IEA’s Climate Models Criticized As Too Fossil-Fuel Friendly

Investors say the IEA’s benchmark energy forecasts are not in line with the latest climate science.

April 3, 2019

Methane , Shale Plays , Digital Oilfield

Eyeing The Future Of The Global Upstream Market

A panel of industry heavy hitters discussed methane regulations, digitization, making choices and realizing value in shale plays during CERAWeek by IHS Markit.

March 25, 2019

Methane

Ahead Of Alberta Vote, Canada's Oil Industry Roots For The Opposition

Canada’s battered oil industry is rooting for the opposition in next month’s election in energy heartland Alberta, investors said on March 20, but a brewing scandal involving the party’s leader could derail its hopes of an easy victory.

March 21, 2019

Methane , Renewables , Technology

Opinion: That Year Climate Change Changed CERAWeek

An underlying theme of this year’s conference, whether by design or accident, certainly became about climate change and practical solutions to a polarizing problem.

March 19, 2019