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

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays

Analysts Project 65% Cut to Upstream Gas Investments by 2-degree Pathway

Gas plays a critical role in combating air pollution and achieving net-zero goals, however, analysts with Wood Mackenzie say the global gas industry of the future must become synonymous with ESG.

November 12, 2020

Exploration & Production , Methane , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables , Shale Plays , Construction

How Likely is Joe Biden to Enact Green, Real Change?

Experts foresee a slew of obstacles but also opportunity for the oil and gas industry to join the movement toward increased innovation.

November 10, 2020

Exports , Methane , Legislation , Infrastructure , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Construction , Pipelines

For Oil and Gas, Next 4 Years Are All about Regulations—More Or Less

When it comes to the oil and gas rules and the costs, Trump and Biden take opposite stances, say experts at the North American Gas Forum.

October 22, 2020

Exploration & Production , Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Shale Plays , Technology , Pipelines , System Integrity

Methane Leak Technology Bolsters Oil Industry’s ESG Efforts

By providing details on emissions, oil and gas consultancy Kayrros helps companies to plug the leaks and impress investors.

September 17, 2020

Methane , Digital Oilfield

Dräger Safety Invests in Kuva Systems for Methane Monitoring Solution

Dräger Safety AG & Co. KGaA on Sept. 15 said that after an initial investment in the company in 2018, it has now made a follow-on equity investment in Kuva Systems.

September 16, 2020

Methane , Legislation , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions

California, 19 Other States, Sue Trump Admin for Weakening Methane Rules

The lawsuit targets two policy amendments announced by the Environmental Protection Agency in August that roll back methane emissions curbs on the oil and gas industry and weaken requirements for leak detection.

September 14, 2020

Investment , Trade , Methane , Legislation , Emissions , Renewables , Shale Plays

Biden’s US Energy Policy Gamble

Republicans say Joe Biden’s promise to invest $2 trillion in green energy threatens tens of thousands of jobs in the oil and gas sector.

August 25, 2020

Exploration & Production , Methane

Trump Administration to Roll Back Curbs on Methane from Oil, Gas Operations

The Trump administration on Aug. 13 will roll back regulations aimed at reducing emissions of the potent greenhouse gas methane from oil and gas operations, its latest move to unwind environmental rules ahead of November’s presidential election.

August 13, 2020

Methane , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Logistics

New Methane ‘Heat Map’ to Help Oil Companies Reduce Emissions

A new digital tool set for release later this year will provide the oil and gas industry with actionable satellite imagery for detection of high methane emissions events.

August 10, 2020