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Exploration & Production

From E&P Executive Editor: Changing Fortunes

The U.S. will continue to reap the rewards of shale gas via LNG exports in the coming decade, thanks in part to solar and wind energy.

December 9, 2019


BP To Supply Renewable Energy To Amazon's Europe Data Centers

BP Plc said on Dec. 4 it would supply renewable energy to Inc.'s European data centers that drive the technology giant's cloud platform.

December 4, 2019

Exploration & Production

Growth In Global Carbon Emissions Slowed In 2019: Report

A surprise drop in coal use in the United States and Europe has helped to slow the growth of global carbon dioxide emissions this year, with softening demand in China and India also contributing, according to a study published on Dec. 4.

December 3, 2019


The Physics Limits Of Green Dreams

A scientific “miracle” will have to happen in order for the world to achieve a new energy economy.

December 2, 2019


Can Oil & Gas Survive?

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.

December 2, 2019


Batteries Cannot Save The Grid Or The Planet

The dream of a battery-centric energy supply is seductive, but the reality is that proponents of such a transformation misunderstand the capabilities and limitations of battery technology.

November 27, 2019

Exploration & Production

Analyst: Peak Oil Demand Is Just 5 Years Away

DNV GL attributes the forecast to the rapid electrification of the global transport sector.

November 25, 2019


The Permian Paradox: Texas Shale Players Go Green To Drill More

As the thirst for electricity to power drilling rigs in West Texas drives the state’s energy needs to new highs, oil and gas companies are increasingly relying on wind and solar power to ensure that the shale boom continues.

November 8, 2019


Bison Oil & Gas Partners II Announces Solar Project With Pivot Energy

Bison Energy, LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bison Oil & Gas Partners II LLC, and Pivot Energy said Nov. 6 the companies have entered into an agreement to develop their first solar project in Arapahoe County, Colo.

November 6, 2019


Shell To Buy French Floating Wind Farm Specialist

Royal Dutch Shell is buying French renewable power company EOLFI as part of its plans to ramp up the oil major’s electricity business, the company said on Nov. 5.

November 5, 2019