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5 B corps companies using business to save our oceans
In June 2018, a pilot whale was found suffering in a Thai canal and, after failed rescue attempts, died because of the 80 plastic bags found in its stomach. Fast forward to April 1, when a pregnant sperm whale was found
Video Inspection Equipment market outlook to 2027 witnessing high growth illuminated by new report
The Insight partners has announced the addition of the Video Inspection Equipment Market 2027 by Types, Application, Technology, Opportunities, End Users and Regions report to their offering....
Panhandle gas wells ‘recompleted’ 75 years later
Six natural gas wells that were drilled during World War Two in the Oklahoma Panhandle were recently recompleted by Scout Energy Management, LLC. The Dallas, Texas based private investment firm performed hydraulic....
Permian oil and gas companies look to mitigate water waste from fracking
Southeast New Mexico’s oil boom was credited by many to increased use of hydraulic fracturing – or fracking – and horizontal drilling allowing producers more breadth to go deep underground to access previously.......
Warren Buffett's one-sentence advice for investors
Warren Buffett has some very simple advice for investors. “All you have to do is just buy a cross-section of America and then never listen to people like me or read the papers or do anything subsequently,” he said in an
It's hard to know how much oil we have left, but this is our best guess
The pockets of oil trapped between Earth’s strata are finite, at least on a human time scale. It takes millennia of immense pressure and heat to transform ancient remains into fossil fuels. Economists and geologists...
Ocean Wind and Waves Have Grown Stronger Over the Last Three Decades
Over the last three decades, the seas became stormier and the roughest waves got bigger, according to a new study in the journal Science.To get a handle on the oceans, researchers gathered 4 billion observations of wind
Government of Canada invests in world-leading clean technology innovation
Minister of Innovation, announced an investment of $2.89 million in Rotoliptic Technologies Incorporated, has the potential to lower both the energy consumption and the cost of ownership by approximately 40%......
Hess posts surprise profit on higher Bakken, Gulf of Mexico output
Hess Corp reported a surprise profit on Thursday, supported by higher production at the U.S. oil and gas producer’s oilfields in the Bakken shale and Gulf of Mexico regions. The company said production from Bakken rose
Underground wastewater pipelines can be a big, unregulated business in Pennsylvania
Equitrans Midstream Corp. is in the gas pipeline business and a little bit in the water pipeline business. There are lots of reasons to grow that little bit, promised Thomas Karam, the CEO of the Pittsburgh-based.......
BLM offers draft for Moneta: font of revenue, pollutants
The Bureau of Land Management published Thursday its analysis of four options for expanding the Moneta Divide oil and gas field — a project that has stirred local debate over its potential for significant economic......
4,000 well oil and gas project moves forward in central Wyoming
An oil and gas firm’s controversial plan to expand its operations by more than 4,000 wells in central Wyoming advanced with the release of a draft federal environmental review. Aethon Energy’s Moneta Divide Oil....
Small-scale LNG opens up markets
Small-scale LNG on the supply side refers to liquefaction plants with capacity of less than 500,000 metric tons a year, while on the demand side it is effectively the breaking down of LNG into ever smaller parcels to...
Removing oil from produced water
A PROCESS has been developed that can remove nearly all traces of oil in produced water. Produced water is found in the same formations as oil and gas, and around 9.5bn L/d is generated in the US. The content of the.....
In 2018, the United States consumed more energy than ever before
Primary energy consumption in the United States reached a record high of 101.3 quadrillion British thermal units (Btu) in 2018, up 4% from 2017 and 0.3% above the previous record set in 2007. The increase in 2018 was the
The US exported 2 million bpd of crude oil in 2018
A US Energy Information Administration (EIA) report has found that, in 2018, US exports of crude oil rose to 2 million bpd, nearly double the 1.2 million bpd rate in 2017. Export volumes by destination changed.....
Canadian Regulator Approves Alberta Gas Pipe Project
Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB), in a decision handed down April 11, has approved an application from Nova Gas Transmission Limited (NGTL) for its West Path Delivery Project, designed to increase the ability....
Under Trump, U.S. drilling permits on federal lands soar
The United States approved nearly 40 percent more oil and gas drilling permits on public lands in 2018 than it did the previous year thanks to an automated online system introduced in the waning days of the Obama.....
LNG By Rail Could Help Protect U.S. Maritime Law
President Donald Trump's executive order allowing liquefied natural gas (LNG) to move by rail could be used to head off attempts to open up domestic vessel shipments to foreign competition, a maritime executive has told
Betting on more growth from the Permian Basin
When flying into the Midland airport in West Texas, there was no doubt that I had arrived in oil country. It was a pleasant March afternoon and I could see drilling rigs on either side of the airport runway.

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