Abundant

Dow Exec: Don’t Stimulate Natural Gas Demand And Constrain Supply

With shale gas the United States has an abundant natural resource that wasn’t on the industrial or economic development radar screen a mere five years ago. In other words, “a competitive edge is coming back to America,” Dow Chemical Co.’s Brian Ames told a Houston audience Monday.

September 25, 2012

Democrats Leave Door Open For Safe Gas Development

The Democrats’ national energy platform is heavy on clean energy, but it leaves the door open for the safe and responsible development of the nation’s “cheap, abundant natural gas” reserves.

September 5, 2012

FERC Conference: Shale Gas a Double-Edged Sword

Shale gas is a doubled-edged sword for power generators in the Mid-Atlantic region, supplying them with abundant, low-cost gas while at the same time putting pressure on an already over-taxed pipeline infrastructure, generators said Thursday at the fifth and final FERC conference on gas-power coordination issues.

September 4, 2012

BC Gas Tightly Linked to Asia, Says CERI

Asian markets offer the best financial outlet for the abundant natural gas supplies in British Columbia (BC), the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI) has concluded in a new report.

August 20, 2012

Economic Sense Has BC Gas Heading to Asia, Report Finds

Asian markets offer the best financial outlet for the abundant natural gas supplies in British Columbia (BC), the Canadian Energy Research Institute (CERI) has concluded in a new report.

August 20, 2012

Low-Priced Gas Helps Generators Meet EPA Rule

Low-priced and abundant natural gas supplies are a major reason in the past two years that two key emissions from electric generation plants have been reduced in nearly two dozen states affected by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) cross-state rule for air pollution, according to a market alert from Bentek Energy LLC.

August 16, 2012

Shell Buys Small-Scale LNG Industrial Supplier

Royal Dutch Shell plc, which has made huge commitments this past year to invest in North America’s abundant natural gas supplies by launching a huge export terminal in Canada and funding onshore fueling stations, on Wednesday agreed to buy out a Norwegian-based company that supplies small-scale liquefied natural gas (LNG) for the industrial and marine market.

July 12, 2012

KPMG: U.S. Chemical Industry Could Use Shale-Built Muscle to Transform

The U.S. chemical industry “feels overwhelmingly upbeat” these days in part because of abundant, low-cost natural gas supplies from shale resources, but operators need to prepare for a big transformation of their businesses before chemical supply outstrips demand, according to a new report by KPMG LLP.

June 28, 2012

Gulf Coast Propane Unit to Capitalize on Shale NGLs

Enterprise Products Partners LP plans to build one of the world’s largest propane dehydrogenation (PDH) units on the Texas Gulf Coast to take advantage of abundant supplies of propane thrown off by shale gas plays and to address periodic shortages of propylene in the region.

June 25, 2012

Enterprise Plans Propane Unit to Capitalize on Shale NGLs

Enterprise Products Partners LP plans to build one of the world’s largest propane dehydrogenation (PDH) units on the Texas Gulf Coast to take advantage of abundant supplies of propane thrown off by shale gas plays and to address periodic shortages of propylene in the region.

June 22, 2012