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Federal Judge Blocks Trump Administration’s Easing of Rule on Methane Emissions

The Obama-era rule was meant to curb emissions from flaring and venting of natural gas and to reduce leaks.

July 16, 2020

Private Equity , Company Profiles , DUG Haynesville , Rig Counts , Shale Plays

PATH FORWARD: Rockcliff Energy CEO Alan Smith on Haynesville Awareness

Alan Smith, president and CEO of Rockcliff Energy, explains the Haynesville Shale advantage and why that might be misunderstood by the investment community.

July 16, 2020

Exploration & Production , Health, Safety & Environment

API, Environmental Partnership Report Oil Industry’s Emissions Reduction Progress

Reducing emissions remains a goal of oil and gas companies despite current challenges, industry groups say.

July 15, 2020

Infrastructure , Shale Plays , Pipelines

Native American Tribes to Oppose Temporary DAPL Stay Order

Native American tribes will file a response by next week opposing a U.S. court's order that allows the Dakota Access oil pipeline, known as DAPL, to keep flowing, lawyers representing them said.

July 15, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Maverick Natural Resources Indiana, Kentucky Package

Maverick Natural Resources LLC retained EnergyNet for the sale of certain oil and gas properties and related assets located in Indiana's Harrison County and Kentucky's Meade County.

July 15, 2020

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of July 15, 2020

Editor’s note: there were no updates from the previous week’s A&D transactions chart that ran July 8.

July 15, 2020

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of July 15, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including the sale of Callon Petroleum’s nonop portfolio located in the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford Shale plus a Louisiana Austin Chalk package from Panther Energy.

July 15, 2020

Investment , Methane , International , Health, Safety & Environment , Emissions , Renewables

Is Energy Transition Ready to Kick Shale to the Curb?

Probably not, but backers believe cleaner fuels are primed, post-COVID-19, to make strides.

July 15, 2020

Private Equity , Storage

Industry Veterans Form Tivoli Midstream, a Terminal and Storage Platform

Energy Spectrum-backed Tivoli to focus on acquiring and constructing strategic storage assets and optimizing oil, gas and petrochemical logistics.

July 15, 2020

Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Trump to Revamp Environmental Law in Bid to Fast Track Pipelines, Roads

The administration’s proposed update of NEPA is part of the plan to cut environmental regulation.

July 15, 2020