Three NatGas Rigs Come Back, Including Another in Haynesville Shale

Three NatGas Rigs Come Back, Including Another in Haynesville Shale

Three U.S. natural gas rigs were added to play during the week ending Friday, according to Baker Hughes Inc. (BHI). But drillers still show a preference for the black stuff, as nine oil-directed rigs came back.

November 4, 2016

Oxy Eyeing More Rigs in Permian at Sustained $50/bbl Prices, CEO Says

While not bullish on prices or a fast production recovery, Occidental Petroleum Corp. (Oxy) CEO Vicki Hollub said Wednesday the company expects to add two rigs in its extensive Permian Basin operations in the fourth quarter and possibly increase to as many as 15 rigs next year.

August 3, 2016

EPA Bolsters Underground Storage Tank Regulations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said that for the first time since 1988, it is bolstering federal regulations for underground storage tanks (UST) on the grounds that leaks from the structures are a leading cause of groundwater contamination.

June 23, 2015

FERC Staff Issues Favorable FEIS for Transco’s Rockaway and Northeast Projects

With certain mitigation measures, Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line’s Rockaway Delivery Lateral and Northeast Connector Projects can deliver gas to Brooklyn and Queens, NY, without harming the environment, according to a final environmental impact statement (FEIS) prepared by Commission staff [CP13-36-000 & CP13-132-000].

February 28, 2014
BreitBurn Gains Oklahoma Panhandle Assets in Whiting Deal

BreitBurn Gains Oklahoma Panhandle Assets in Whiting Deal

BreitBurn Energy Partners LP is adding to its Permian Basin portfolio after agreeing to pay about $860 million for stakes in Whiting Petroleum Corp.’s Postle and North East Hardesty oilfields in Oklahoma.

June 25, 2013
Wyoming to Lead Pavillion Water Tests, Governor Says

Wyoming to Lead Pavillion Water Tests, Governor Says

In an announcement that ends a two-year tug of war with the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) over jurisdiction, Wyoming energy and environmental regulators will lead the investigation, working with the EPA, to continue the study of the potential impact of natural gas production activities in the Pavillion, WY, area on drinking water.

June 24, 2013

CNG, LNG Transport Still Gaining

More announcements continued to move last week for building the compressed natural gas (CNG) and liquefied natural gas (LNG) market for natural gas vehicles (NGV).

June 17, 2013

CNG Keeps Marketing Foot on the Gas Pedal

Seattle-based natural gas vehicle (NGV) conversion company World CNG is adding outlets in Madison, WI, and on Long Island in New York state to its network of up-fitters in eight other states.

June 14, 2013

Buffett’s MidAmerican Growing as Energy Powerhouse

After adding its $5.59 billion acquisition of Las Vegas-based NV Energy Inc. announced late Wednesday, MidAmerican Energy Holdings Co., will be a $66 billion combination natural gas and electric utility company serving more than 8 million customers globally, along with a growing renewable energy portfolio, international grid and generation businesses and two major interstate natural gas pipelines.

May 31, 2013

Transco Adding Firm Capacity in Alabama

A new compressor station in Dallas County, AL, has been given the green light by federal regulators to begin service, adding 130,000 Dth/d of capacity to the pipeline system of Transcontinental Gas Pipe Line Co. LLC (Transco).

May 31, 2013
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