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David Bradley joined the staff of NGI in June, 2007 following eight years of news reporting for Northern Virginia newspapers and more than a dozen years in the telecommunications industry. He received his bachelor's degree in Communications and English from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, VA., and his master's degree in Information Management from Marymount University in Arlington, VA.

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OCS Governors Call for Increased Offshore Access, Revenue Sharing on Impact from Covid-19

OCS Governors Call for Increased Offshore Access, Revenue Sharing on Impact from Covid-19

Both revenue sharing and energy production should be increased on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS), according to a group of governors representing Alabama, Alaska, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. “As our states recover from both Covid-19 and the economic downturn, we need to build a path to recovery by looking for ways to stimulate our respective…

July 6, 2020
Pandemic Pushing Electricity Use From Industrial, Commercial Sectors to Residential, Says EIA

Pandemic Pushing Electricity Use From Industrial, Commercial Sectors to Residential, Says EIA

Residential electricity sales in the United States surged to a record high in April, while cratering in the commercial and industrial sectors, a result of measures taken to reduce the spread of Covid-19, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA). Total electricity sales in the United States declined 4% in April compared with the same…

July 1, 2020
Third Straight Natural Gas, Oil Production Downturn Expected in July from Key Lower 48 Plays

Third Straight Natural Gas, Oil Production Downturn Expected in July from Key Lower 48 Plays

For what would be a third straight month, oil and natural gas production from seven of the nation’s most prolific onshore unconventional plays will be down in July compared to June, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) said Monday.

June 15, 2020
FERC Instant Final Rule Offers ‘Landowner Protections’ From Tolling Orders

FERC Instant Final Rule Offers ‘Landowner Protections’ From Tolling Orders

FERC issued an “instant final rule” Tuesday that it said ensures construction of approved natural gas projects cannot proceed until the Commission acts on any requests for rehearings.

June 10, 2020
Rising Demand, Production Declines to Push 2021 Henry Hub Price to $3.08, Says EIA

Rising Demand, Production Declines to Push 2021 Henry Hub Price to $3.08, Says EIA

Demand for natural gas is expected to increase next winter and production is expected to decline, causing upward pressure on prices and resulting in Henry Hub spot prices averaging $3.08/MMBtu in 2021, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

June 10, 2020
U.S. Electricity Demand This Summer to Be Lowest Since 2009, Says EIA

U.S. Electricity Demand This Summer to Be Lowest Since 2009, Says EIA

U.S. electricity demand is expected to total 998 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) between June and August, a 5% decline compared with the same period last year and the lowest level of summer electricity consumption the country has experienced since 2009, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

June 10, 2020
EIA’s 2021 Henry Hub Price Forecast Leaps to $3.08 on Rising Demand, Production Declines

EIA’s 2021 Henry Hub Price Forecast Leaps to $3.08 on Rising Demand, Production Declines

Demand for natural gas is expected to increase next winter and production is expected to decline, causing upward pressure on prices, resulting in Henry Hub spot prices averaging $3.08/MMBtu in 2021, according to the Energy Information Administration (EIA).

June 9, 2020
Another Rough Road in 1Q2020 for Top U.S. Natural Gas Marketers

Another Rough Road in 1Q2020 for Top U.S. Natural Gas Marketers

The year started as 2019 had ended for leading natural gas marketers, with 1Q2020 continuing the sales declines that have hampered the industry for four consecutive quarters, according to NGI’s Top North American Natural Gas Marketers rankings.

June 9, 2020
Speeding Construction of Pipelines, Highways, Goal of Trump Executive Order

Speeding Construction of Pipelines, Highways, Goal of Trump Executive Order

Facing a 13.3% national unemployment rate and the negative impacts of continuing Covid-19 mitigation efforts, President Trump on Thursday signed an executive order (EO) directing federal agencies to “take all reasonable measures to speed infrastructure investments and to speed other actions in addition to such investments that will strengthen the economy and return Americans to work,” including setting aside some Endangered Species Act and National Environmental Policy Act restrictions.

June 8, 2020
EPA Rule Would Add Benefit-Cost Analysis to Rulemaking

EPA Rule Would Add Benefit-Cost Analysis to Rulemaking

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has issued a proposed order that it said would codify best practices for benefit-cost analysis in rulemakings and provide clarity for states, local communities and industry.

June 8, 2020