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EPA hydraulic fracturing study may be prelude to new federal rules

Aug 13, 2014 Oil and gas operations have historically been regulated mainly at the state level, though the expansion of hydraulic fracturing activities has brought with it an expansion in the number and sources...

Investors watch, wait as Mexico finalizes details of energy reform

Aug 13, 2014

For Mexico, constitutional reform was just the first step in the long process of opening up its energy industry to outside investment.

Washington oil, gas outlook for 2014 contains certainty, but also questions

Feb 3, 2014

US oil and gas leaders began 2014 with a handful of certainty and a bucketful of questions about what might happen in Washington during the coming year.

Washington strategies increasingly reach beyond Capital Beltway

Feb 4, 2013 More US oil and gas associations are expanding their federal advocacy efforts beyond Congress and the Obama administration. Washington staff members still plan to brief new House and Senate members...

Industry seizes opportunities amid challenges in election year

Feb 6, 2012

Conventional wisdom dictates that not much gets accomplished in Washington, DC, when it's a presidential election year.

BOEM answers assertions

Sep 1, 2014

A federal government agency's scientists usually don't feel compelled to more fully explain the basis for their decisions.

Can anyone name top agency in count of restrictive regs?

Sep 1, 2014

The leader in a new measure of regulatory activism is-can anyone guess? While suspense builds, a description of the tracking mechanism is in order.

WEA launches new greater sage grouse public information campaign

Sep 1, 2014 Listing the greater sage grouse as an endangered species under the federal Endangered Species Act would discourage effective local and state conservation efforts while stifling economic growth and ...

EPA finalizes GHG permits for Texas olefins complex

Sep 1, 2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final permit to Formosa Plastics Corp. (FPC) to proceed with the third major expansion of its petrochemical complex in Point Comfort, Tex. (OGJ O...

Shell submits revisions to its 2015 Chukchi Sea exploration plan

Aug 29, 2014 Shell Offshore Inc. submitted revisions to its previously approved Chukchi Sea exploration plan on Aug. 28, a spokesman for the company confirmed. The step was necessary to preserve the option to d...

EPA hydraulic fracturing study may be prelude to new federal rules

Aug 13, 2014 Oil and gas operations have historically been regulated mainly at the state level, though the expansion of hydraulic fracturing activities has brought with it an expansion in the number and sources...

Investors watch, wait as Mexico finalizes details of energy reform

Aug 13, 2014

For Mexico, constitutional reform was just the first step in the long process of opening up its energy industry to outside investment.

Washington oil, gas outlook for 2014 contains certainty, but also questions

Feb 3, 2014

US oil and gas leaders began 2014 with a handful of certainty and a bucketful of questions about what might happen in Washington during the coming year.

Washington strategies increasingly reach beyond Capital Beltway

Feb 4, 2013 More US oil and gas associations are expanding their federal advocacy efforts beyond Congress and the Obama administration. Washington staff members still plan to brief new House and Senate members...

Industry seizes opportunities amid challenges in election year

Feb 6, 2012

Conventional wisdom dictates that not much gets accomplished in Washington, DC, when it's a presidential election year.

BOEM answers assertions

Sep 1, 2014

A federal government agency's scientists usually don't feel compelled to more fully explain the basis for their decisions.

Can anyone name top agency in count of restrictive regs?

Sep 1, 2014

The leader in a new measure of regulatory activism is-can anyone guess? While suspense builds, a description of the tracking mechanism is in order.

EPA finalizes GHG permits for Texas olefins complex

Sep 1, 2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency has issued a final permit to Formosa Plastics Corp. (FPC) to proceed with the third major expansion of its petrochemical complex in Point Comfort, Tex. (OGJ O...

WEA launches new greater sage grouse public information campaign

Sep 1, 2014 Listing the greater sage grouse as an endangered species under the federal Endangered Species Act would discourage effective local and state conservation efforts while stifling economic growth and ...

Shell submits revisions to its 2015 Chukchi Sea exploration plan

Aug 29, 2014 Shell Offshore Inc. submitted revisions to its previously approved Chukchi Sea exploration plan on Aug. 28, a spokesman for the company confirmed. The step was necessary to preserve the option to d...

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