Industry Applauds Obama Order on Unconventional Gas Development

Singling out natural gas as an economic engine for the nation, President Obama Friday signed an executive order establishing a high-level, interagency task force to support and oversee the development of unconventional natural gas resources and associated infrastructure.

April 16, 2012

DCP Midstream to Build DJ Basin Processing Plant

DCP Midstream LLC plans to build a 110 MMcf/d gas processing plant and high-pressure gathering system in Weld County, CO, to augment its position in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin, the company said Tuesday.

May 16, 2011

ESAI Says LNG Will Help Drop Gas Prices Below $4 By 2006

Reiterating its belief that liquefied natural gas (LNG) imports will be necessary to augment dwindling domestic supply, Energy Security Analysis Inc. (ESAI) added that it believes that imported LNG will “radically change” the U.S. and world gas markets, pushing domestic gas prices downward.

March 29, 2004

CA Bill Would Augment Gas Supplies

Acknowledging that federal regulators hold most of the trump cards related to lowering natural gas costs, the California legislature nevertheless has produced four bills aimed indirectly at cutting consumer costs by developing more underground storage (AB 78X); producing more in-state gas supplies (AB 73X); eliminating anti-competitive tariffs (AB 23X); and shortening new pipeline permitting processes (AB 42X).

May 2, 2001