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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 won’t finalize RFS’s 2014 biofuel quotas before yearend

Nov 21, 2014 The US Environmental Protection Agency announced it will not finalize 2014 biofuel quotas under the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) before yearend. The American Petroleum Institute and Americ...

Worker killed in platform explosion offshore Louisiana

Nov 21, 2014 An explosion that occurred on Nov. 20 at the Fieldwood Energy LLC-operated West Delta 105 E offshore platform, also known as Echo, in the Gulf of Mexico, 12 miles offshore New Orleans, killed one c...

Total joins global climate initiatives

Nov 20, 2014 Total SA, in what it describes as a consolidation of its efforts to address climate change, will support initiatives of the United Nations Global Compact, the World Bank, and the Climate and Clean ...

AFPM: Oregon’s proposed low-carbon fuel standard unconstitutional

Nov 20, 2014 Oregon’s proposed low-carbon fuel standards (LCFS) program is unconstitutional, the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers said in comments submitted in response to the state’s Department ...

Senate debates, then barely rejects, Keystone XL approval bill

Nov 19, 2014 The US Senate finally debated a bill authorizing construction of the proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline on Nov. 18 before rejecting the measure by a single vote. Republicans vowed to bring the...

National Forest in Va., W.Va., leaves fracing to state governments

Nov 18, 2014 The George Washington National Forest in Virginia and West Virginia will allow some oil and gas activity using hydraulic fracturing and horizontal drilling under its new final forest plan, which wa...

Cenovus receives approvals for Telephone Lake oil sands project

Nov 18, 2014 Cenovus Energy Inc., Calgary, has received approval from the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) and the province of Alberta for its wholly owned Telephone Lake thermal oil sands project, 90 km northeas...

Offshore ‘over-bonding’ must end, IPAA says in comments to BOEM

Nov 18, 2014 The federal government’s system for assuring that oil and gas companies operating offshore have enough capital to remove structures is badly broken, the Independent Petroleum Association of America...

Deloitte: More executives believe US can be self-sufficient in oil

Nov 18, 2014 More oil and gas executives are growing increasingly confident that the US will be self-sufficient in oil in 5-10 years, said a Deloitte survey titled, “2014 Oil & Gas Survey: The Next Chapter ...

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