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Wyoming to Limit Coalbed Methane Lease Extensions

Wyoming’s Office of State Lands and Investments has tightened the limits to extend coalbed methane (CBM) leases that aren’t held by production in the midst of growing requests because of sagging natural gas prices.

June 20, 2012

Shell Exec: Decision on Pennsylvania Cracker 18-24 Months Away

Royal Dutch Shell plc will decide within the next 18 to 24 months whether to build an ethane cracker in Beaver County, PA, according to a company executive.

June 12, 2012

FERC Spells Out Approval Policy for Project Delays

In an order issued last week for Chestnut Ridge Storage LLC, FERC provided guidance on when it will (and won’t) grant requests to extend deadlines for completing projects.

May 28, 2012

FERC Spells Out Policy on Approving Project Delays

In an order issued Wednesday involving Chestnut Ridge Storage LLC, FERC laid out guidance on when and when it won’t grant requests to extend deadlines for completing projects.

May 25, 2012

Nova Scotia Enacts Two-Year Fracking Ban

Nova Scotia said it will extend its review of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) until mid-2014, enacting a moratorium on the practice for at least another two years.

April 23, 2012

Nova Scotia Extends Fracking Review Until 2014

Nova Scotia plans to extend its review of hydraulic fracturing (fracking) until mid-2014, which basically enacts a drilling moratorium in unconventional resources for another two years. However, conventional drilling would continue, according to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP).

April 23, 2012

Alaska LNG Storage Tax Credit Bill Advances

A bill that would extend tax credits and other incentives toward new liquefied natural gas (LNG) storage facilities is advancing in the Alaska State Legislature.

February 29, 2012

NGV Supporters Urge Feds to Level Playing Field

Several natural gas advocacy organizations are urging the federal government to extend the proposed economic incentive program for electric vehicles (EV) to include natural gas vehicles (NGV) and other alternative fuel vehicles.

February 20, 2012

Shale Revolution ‘Late,’ But Helping Advance NGVs

As several natural gas advocacy organizations urge the federal government to extend proposed economic incentives for electric vehicles (EV) to natural gas vehicles (NGV) and other alternative fuel transportation, one gas supporter believes the incentive disparity exists because the shale gas revolution came three years too late.

February 15, 2012

Feds Urged to Level Playing Field For NGVs

Several natural gas advocacy organizations are urging the federal government to extend the proposed economic incentive program for electric vehicles (EVs) to include natural gas vehicles (NGVs) and other alternative fuel vehicles.

February 14, 2012