Point of View - Davis Petroleum president touts employees' entrepreneurial spirit for private firm's success
Gregg Davis, president of privately held oil and natural gas independent Davis Petroleum Corp. (DPC), largely credits his company's success to the entrepreneurial spirit of its employees.
CERA: Natural gas poised to overtake oil use by 2025
The role of natural gas in the oil industry is being redefined, with gas taking an increasingly vital role in future sustainable energy growth, said energy experts Feb. 11 at Cambridge Energy Research Associates' annual energy forum in Houston.
CERA: Global LNG market could see more contract flexibility
The LNG market is set to become even more global, with both suppliers and consumers contemplating an emerging trend toward greater contract flexibility, industry speakers told a Cambridge Energy Research Associates conference last month in Houston.
CERA: Industry lacks 'coherent vision' in digital E&P space
The oil and natural gas industry probably isn't as far along as it should be regarding advances in using digital and information technology (IT) to assist in the exploration for and production of oil and gas. Nevertheless, industry has made great strides in using IT and digital technology to monitor, control, and optimize its E&P operations.
US CSB calls for stronger rules on reactive chemicals
The US Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board (CSB) Feb. 5 said it found "unacceptable" that the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has so far opted not to consider CSB recommendations to broaden reactive-chemical rules for the workplace.
Watching Government - Climate change review
The White House should be spending more money to support its revamped climate-change research program, the National Academies' National Research Council (NRC) said last month.
Editorial: Politics, security, and oil
Politics, security, and oil
Whatever the distractions of the moment, the US presidential race ultimately will be about a single issue: national security.