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Hess: Shale Assets Not for Sale

Hess Corp. won’t sell its unconventional assets in the Bakken, Eagle Ford and Utica shale plays, but it is looking at proposals from a hedge fund that wants a larger stake in the company, Hess officials said during a 4Q2012 earnings call on Wednesday.

February 4, 2013

Colorado Drilling Water Tests Draw Mixed Reviews

Colorado on Monday established new mandatory water sampling requirements for oil and natural gas drilling drawing criticism from industry and environmental groups. Sampling of multiple water wells before and after drilling is now required.

January 10, 2013

Spectra Incidents Under Investigation in British Columbia

The Canadian Transportation Safety Board (TSB) is investigating the causes of two separate incidents affecting Spectra Energy Corp. facilities north of Fort St. John, British Columbia (BC).

July 2, 2012

NGSA Says Gas, Power Have ‘Buckets’ of Coordination Issues

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) shouldn’t take a piecemeal approach to resolving coordination issues affecting the natural gas and electric markets, the Natural Gas Supply Association (NGSA) said Friday.

April 2, 2012

Texas Regulators Adopt Barnett Shale Air Rules

Texas regulators Wednesday approved new air emissions rules affecting producers in the Barnett Shale of North Texas. Industry groups have said the rules are too strict, while environmentalists said they don’t go far enough.

December 9, 2011

Colorado Lawmakers Eye Bills Affecting Drilling Rules, Regulators

As the Colorado legislature moves towards ajournment in mid-May a bill affecting the handling of water disputes between drilling companies and ranchers, and another reforming the two-year old Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) were moving through committees.

April 11, 2011

Bills Affecting Drilling Rules, Regulators Advance in Colorado

As the Colorado legislature moves toward adjournment in mid-May a bill affecting the handling of water disputes between drilling companies and ranchers, and another reforming the two-year old Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC), were moving through committees.

April 11, 2011

New Mexico Supreme Court to Consider Cap-Trade Challenge

The New Mexico Supreme Court has set a hearing for Wednesday to see if the state’s new governor can block a cap-and-trade provision affecting oil/gas operations and power generation. The New Mexico Environmental Law Center filed earlier this month with the state’s highest court, contending that Gov. Susana Martinez violated proper legal protocol in attempting to block a new greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions rule.

January 24, 2011

New Mexico Supreme Court to Consider Cap-Trade Challenge

The New Mexico Supreme Court has set a hearing for next Wednesday to see if the state’s new governor can block a cap-and-trade provision affecting oil/gas operations and power generation. The New Mexico Environmental Law Center filed earlier this month with the state’s highest court, contending that Gov. Susana Martinez violated proper legal protocol in attempting to block a new greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions rule.

January 20, 2011

Producers Sue Interior to Gain Utah, Wyoming Leases

The Western Energy Alliance, which represents more than 400 natural gas and oil operators as well as six producers, last week filed a lawsuit to force the Interior Department’s Bureau of Land Management (BLM) to award 118 leases in Utah and Wyoming worth an estimated $4.5 million.

October 25, 2010
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