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IPAA survey: Regulation becoming more burdensome for oil, gas independents

Jul 28, 2014

Regulations over the past 5 years have made operations more complex for independent oil and gas producers, according to a recent survey, Profile of Independent Producers 2012-13, released by the Independent Petroleum Association of America.

LNG Ltd. to buy Nova Scotia site for exports

Jul 28, 2014

Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd. signed an agreement to buy 100% of Bear Head LNG Corp. (BHLC) in Nova Scotia from a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

IG’s office recommends EPA begin regulating LDC methane emissions

Jul 28, 2014

The US Environmental Protection Agency, which does not regulate methane emissions from natural gas local distribution companies (LDC), should start working with the US Pipeline & Hazardous Materials Safety Administration to address the problem, EPA’s inspector general’s office said in a July 25 report.

MARKET WATCH: Crude oil futures prices hold steady above $102/bbl

Jul 28, 2014

The New York Mercantile Exchange September crude oil contract ticked up 2¢ on July 25, closing out the week at $102.09/bbl. The October contract increased 15¢ to $100.87/bbl.

EIA: OPEC’s 2013 oil export revenues fall 7%

Jul 28, 2014

According to recent estimates from the US Energy Information Administration, members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries, excluding Iran, earned about $826 billion in net oil export revenues in 2013, a 7% decrease from 2012 earnings. But this was still the second-largest earnings totals during 1975-2013—the timespan of how long EIA has tracked OPEC oil revenues.

EIA: Summer natural gas injection continues at a record pace

Jul 28, 2014

The US Energy Information Administration’s current Short-Term Energy Outlook projects a record build of nearly 2,600 bcf from the beginning of April through the end of October, which would put inventories at 3,431 bcf at the end of October. In line with EIA's expectations, working natural gas storage midway through the summer storage injection season is on pace to for a record overall build.

BOEM seeks information for possible 2017 Beaufort Sea lease sale

Jul 28, 2014

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management issued a call for information and nominations on July 25 for a possible 2017 oil and gas lease sale in the Beaufort Sea off Alaska’s coast. Comments for what would be OCS Lease Sale 242 will be accepted for 45 days, it said.

States with fracing are economically stronger, House panel told

Jul 28, 2014

US states that embraced hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling staged stronger economic recoveries than those that did not since 2008 when the country plunged into recession, an economist told a House Energy and Commerce subcommittee.


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