Articles by Richard Nemec

Wyoming OKs Disputed Gas Processing Plant

Amidst conflicting concerns about air quality and economic growth, the Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) last month approved a natural gas processing plant in Douglas, WY, in Converse County where natural gas production is robust in a part of the Niobrara Shale. Read More

New Colorado Emission Rules Could Cost E&Ps $100M

Colorado's air quality regulators were told Tuesday by the oil and natural gas industry that the state's proposed rules aimed at curbing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions could cost oil/gas operators more than $100 million to comply with the cost-per-ton of eliminated emissions being significantly higher than previously estimated by the state. Read More