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OFFSHORE DRILLING RISKS—1: Study: Risk indicators have varying impact on mitigation

May 5, 2014 More oil and gas wells are drilled onshore than offshore, requiring more man hours and creating more exposure to risk. As a result, onshore drilling consistently has higher lost-time-incident (LTI)...

EPA delays proposal to regulate methane emissions until 2015

Dec 19, 2014

The US Environmental Protection Agency is delaying plans to issue proposals to regulate methane emissions from oil and gas operations until 2015, OGJ has learned.

BLM starts process to consider new Nevada lease nominations

Dec 19, 2014 The US Bureau of Land Management’s Battle Mountain, Nev., field office is seeking public comment on 197 parcels of public land, totaling 415,921 acres, which have been nominated for potential oil a...

California Bay Area advances plan for enhanced refinery regulations

Dec 19, 2014 California’s Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD), the public agency responsible for regulating stationary sources of air pollution in the nine counties that surround San Francisco Bay...

IEA finds US energy policy improved in latest in-depth review

Dec 19, 2014 US energy policies have come into sharper focus in the last six years, the International Energy Agency said in its latest periodic review. It specifically cited the US Department of Energy’s establ...

Jewell names Maryland energy administrator BOEM’s new director

Dec 18, 2014

US Interior Sec. Sally Jewell appointed Abigail Ross Hopper, who currently directs the Maryland Energy Administration, as the new director of the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management.

Moody’s: Mid-term elections dim federal fracing regulation prospects

Dec 18, 2014 Results of 2014’s congressional elections have reduced the prospect of the federal government enacting its own hydraulic fracturing regulations, Moody’s said in a Dec. 17 report. It noted that Repu...

Thirty-one House Democrats ask Jewell to bar leasing in Arctic Ocean

Dec 18, 2014 US Rep. Jared Huffman (D-Calif.) and 30 other House Democrats urged US Interior Sec. Sally Jewell to reject the second supplemental environmental impact statement for OCS Lease Sale 193 and bar oil...

Obama makes Alaska’s Bristol Bay off-limits for oil, gas activity

Dec 17, 2014 US President Barack Obama placed Bristol Bay off-limits for future oil and gas leasing, extending a temporary withdrawal he imposed in 2010 that was due to expire in 2017. The Dec. 16 announcement ...

New York state moves to ban hydraulic fracturing

Dec 17, 2014 High-volume hydraulic fracturing will be banned in the state of New York, Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s administration announced Dec. 17, citing health risks and concerns about possible contamination of air ...

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Director of Technical Services: The Gas Processors Association, an international trade association, has an opening for an engineer to assume the duties of Director of Technical Services.  GPA is based in Tulsa, Oklahoma and has been the primary advocate for the midstream energy industry since 1921.  The position requires leadership of the technical and research activities of GPA and the midstream energy industry.  Knowledge of gas treating and processing together with good communication, writing and interpersonal skills is essential.  In addition, candidates must have analytical and technical aptitude for chemistry, math and physics.  A Bachelor of Science in chemical or mechanical engineering is preferred.

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