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DOS gives federal agencies more time for Keystone XL comments

Apr 19, 2014 Eight federal agencies preparing comments on the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline project’s cross-border permit received additional time, the US Department of State announced. It did not set...

GAO: Scant information exists about NEPA analyses’ costs, benefits

Apr 15, 2014 Little information exists about the costs and benefits of analyses required under the National Environmental Policy Act, the Government Accountability Office said. Federal agencies do not routinely...

EPA white papers offer hint of methane, VOC emissions

Apr 15, 2014 The US natural gas industry received a preview of a new regulatory push on Apr. 15 when the Environmental Protection Agency published white papers on emissions of methane and volatile organic compo...

Environmental groups to challenge FWS’s lesser prairie chicken ruling

Apr 11, 2014 Three environmental organizations notified the US Fish and Wildlife Service that they plan to sue over the US Department of the Interior agency’s recent designation of the lesser prairie chicken as...

FRA to propose requiring two-member crews on trains carrying crude

Apr 10, 2014 The Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) plans to propose requiring trains transporting crude oil to have at least two crew members, the US Department of Transportation agency announced. It said i...

Statoil’s oil sands production saw slight decline in 2013

Apr 8, 2014 Statoil ASA reported a slight decrease in its oil sands production in 2013 because of a planned multiweek plant shutdown for facility maintenance and the integration of new scientific research and ...

Balancing climate change

Apr 7, 2014

Instructive timing is at work in the publication this month and last of two major reports in the Fifth Assessment by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change.

Anadarko settles legacy claims against Kerr-McGee for $5.15 billion

Apr 7, 2014 Anadarko Petroleum Corp. and subsidiaries it acquired when it bought Kerr-McGee Corp. in 2006 agreed to pay $5.15 billion to settle fraudulent conveyance allegations brought by the US government an...

USCG: ‘Chain of errors’ led to Shell drilling unit running aground

Apr 4, 2014 A US Coast Guard (USCG) investigation has found that a “chain of errors” led to the Royal Dutch Shell PLC conical drilling unit, the Kulluk, running aground on Sitkalidak Island, Alas., in December...

AMP files FERC request for abandonment of Midla Pipeline

Apr 3, 2014

American Midstream Partners LP (AMP) has filed a request with the US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to abandon use of its 1920s vintage Midla “Mainline” pipeline.

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