Methane

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

EQT Launches Pilot to Produce ‘Responsibly Sourced Natural Gas’

EQT will seek to produce “responsibly sourced natural gas” from select wellpads by using continuous methane emission monitoring devices provided by pilot partner Project Canary.

January 29, 2021

Business , Methane

Exxon Reiterates Support for Methane Norms

Company seeks to reduce emissions by up to half from 2016 levels.

January 29, 2021

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

Report: Methane Emissions from Oil, Gas Production Fell 10% in 2020

In 2020, oil and gas operations emitted over 70 million tonnes of methane, or around 10% less than in 2019, the IEA says.

January 19, 2021

Business , Exploration & Production , Methane , Legislation , Emissions

API Chief Seeks Areas to Work with Biden Administration

In his State of American Energy speech, Mike Sommers also addressed climate change and diversity challenges.

January 13, 2021

Investment , Policy & Regulations , Trade , Methane , Legislation , Infrastructure , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Mergers , Midstream , Pipelines

Trump’s Late Oil and Gas Regulatory Flurry

In fourth-quarter 2020, the administration ramped up its efforts to put rules into effect before Inauguration Day and avoid a Biden regulatory freeze.

January 5, 2021

Exploration & Production , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Midstream

2021 Outlook: What Now for Gas Flaring?

With the inauguration of president-elect Joe Biden and the re-entry of the U.S. into the Paris Agreement expected for the year ahead, the CEO of Edge LNG explores what the future holds for gas flaring.

December 15, 2020

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

Dominion JV Completes First-of-its-kind Renewable Natural Gas Project in Utah

Dominion and partner Smithfield Foods said the project, executed through their joint venture Align Renewable Natural Gas, is the first large-scale effort in Utah to capture hog farming's methane emissions.

December 10, 2020

Methane , Emissions , Digital Oilfield

Global CCS Capacity Grew by a Third, But Much More Needed

Global carbon capture and storage capacity grew by a third in the past year, but it was far too slow to meet global climate targets, the Global CCS Institute said on Dec. 1.

December 1, 2020

Exploration & Production , Policy & Regulations , Exports , Methane , Legislation , Infrastructure , Emissions , Renewables , Shale Plays , Pipelines

Expert: Oil and Gas Has Georgia on its Mind

If two Republican senators don’t win their seats in the January runoff, Ethan Bellamy expects oil to be a loser during Joe Biden’s administration.

November 16, 2020