04.10.18

What Will It Take to Keep Up With Shale Gas Boom? $170 Billion

Bottlenecks on the U.S. natural gas super highway are starting to stack up, raising concerns about whether infrastructure can be built fast enough to meet surging supplies.

 

04.09.18

U.S. Agencies Agree to Slash Approval Times for Infrastructure Projects

Fourteen agencies... signed an agreement that puts into effect an executive order setting a two-year goal for completing the review process...

 

04.02.18

Canada taking less LNG as North American shale improves

U.S. piped gas exports to Canada increased 18 percent from 2016, federal data show.

 

03.30.18

A pipeline lesson for Virginia, courtesy of Massachusetts

The state of Wyoming's first oil and gas lease auction of the year has netted $2.7 million... Most of the money raised from the auction will go to a fund that benefits K-12 public schools in the state.

 

03.28.18

U.S. net energy imports in 2017 fall to their lowest levels since 1982

Total net energy imports to the United States fell to 7.3 quadrillion British thermal units (quads) in 2017, a 35% decrease from 2016 and the lowest level since 1982.

 

03.27.18

U.S. on pace to become a leader in LNG exports

More than half of all U.S. LNG exports went to the Asian and Mexican economies last year.

 

03.26.18

Canada's Crude-by-Rail Terminals Sit Idle as Oil Glut Grows

Insufficient pipeline space prompted Canadian crude producers to increase crude-by-rail shipments, but a shortage of locomotives is keeping oil-by-rail terminals operating below capacity. Rail companies will likely resist adding more locomotives...

 

03.26.18

Wyoming oil, gas lease sale nets about $20 million

The first Bureau of Land Management oil and natural gas lease sale in Wyoming this year closed last week after raking in almost $20 million, with half of the proceeds from the sale going to the state.

 

03.23.18

Report: Coal's tipping point near, but climate goals are not

Declines in coal power plant construction in China, India and the U.S. are projected to push the heavily-polluting fuel over the edge - but not fast enough to meet international climate change goals, environmental groups said Wednesday.

 

03.20.18

Montana pipeline protester avoids jail, must pay restitution

An Oregon climate change activist, who was convicted of illegally shutting down a crude oil pipeline as part of a multi-state protest, avoided jail time and was ordered to pay $3,775 in restitution by a Montana judge on Tuesday.