Inside BLM’s RMP revamp

    July 22, 2014 2:15 PM by NickS

    The Bureau of Land Management announced on May 5 that it was reviewing how it develops its resource management plans. But the idea that the process needed to be revised . . .

    Necessary conversations

    July 14, 2014 9:52 AM by NickS

    “We have the world’s best trout fishing 90 minutes from downtown Denver,” the Park County, Colo., official said between sips of coffee in the Longworth House Office Building cafeteria . . .

    The crude oil export policy dilemma

    June 20, 2014 2:10 PM by NickS

    It was easy to wonder if anything new could be said about possible impacts of lifting the ban on US crude oil exports at a Center for Strategic and International Studies forum . . .

    Bipartisan? Barely

    June 16, 2014 10:11 AM by NickS

    It started with the desire to give the editors a story out of Washington to post online while I covered the first day of Deloitte’s 2014 Washington Energy Conference . . .

    More earthquakes in Oklahoma

    June 5, 2014 1:56 PM by NickS

     The rate of earthquakes in Oklahoma has increased by about 50% since October 2013. That significantly increases the chance for a damaging quake . . .

    Politicizing LNG exports

    May 30, 2014 4:03 PM by NickS

     Let’s not beat around the bush: Exporting more liquefied natural gas has become as hot a domestic political issue as the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline. . . .

    Teapot Dome transitions

    May 23, 2014 11:40 AM by NickS

    DOE retained Meagher Energy Advisors to sell Naval Petroleum Reserve No. 3 in Wyoming – better known as Teapot Dome. But the bigger impact may come . . .

    Reporting offshore near-misses

    May 15, 2014 11:38 AM by NickS

    Creating a more effective offshore oil and gas safety culture was on many people’s minds as the fourth anniversary of the Macondo deepwater well accident came and went . . .

    Marcellus Shale impact surprises

    May 9, 2014 9:47 AM by NickS

    Impacts of oil and gas development on nearby communities are getting more attention. Some are obvious, such as demand for more services from a suddenly bigger population . . .

    Greenland in Transition

    April 30, 2014 4:48 PM by NickS

    Greenland expects its oil, gas, and minerals to be crucial as it continues its gradual transition to independence, its first US representative said . . . .

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