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Tentative Deal Struck on Point Thomson

ExxonMobil Corp. and the state of Alaska have reached a tentative agreement on development of the state’s Point Thomson gas fields. Should an agreement be finalized, it would put to bed a long-running dispute and clear a roadblock to development of a major gas pipeline from the North Slope to Lower 48 markets.

August 17, 2011

Anadarko, ExxonMobil to Jointly Develop Lucius Prospect

Anadarko Petroleum Corp., ExxonMobil Corp. and their partners have finalized a unitization agreement to jointly develop a portion of the prospective Lucius field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico (GOM).

July 19, 2011

EPA Finalizes ‘Good Neighbor’ Emissions Rules

In a move that may work in the favor of natural gas interests, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized Clean Air Act protections “that will slash hundreds of thousands of tons of smokestack emissions,” EPA said Thursday.

July 11, 2011

EPA Finalizes ‘Good Neighbor’ Emissions Rules

In a move that may work in the favor of natural gas interests, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized Clean Air Act protections “that will slash hundreds of thousands of tons of smokestack emissions,” EPA said Thursday.

July 8, 2011

EPA Postpones GHG Rules For Power Plants

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week finalized an agreement to extend until Sept. 30 the deadline for proposing greenhouse gas (GHG) standards for fossil fuel power plants, giving older less-efficient coal-fired plants a temporary reprieve.

June 20, 2011

EPA Postpones Greenhouse Gas Rules For Power Plants

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has finalized an agreement to extend until Sept. 30 the deadline for proposing greenhouse gas (GHG) standards for fossil fuel power plants, giving older less-efficient coal-fired plants a temporary reprieve.

June 15, 2011

Statoil Agrees to More Midstream Services in Marcellus

A U.S. subsidiary of Norway’s Statoil ASA has finalized an agreement to increase the availability of natural gas midstream services in the Marcellus Shale of northern West Virginia.

March 10, 2011

Emissions Reporting for Oil, Gas to Cost $62M in First Year

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) this week finalized greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting requirements for the petroleum and natural gas industries as part of its mandatory reporting program.

November 15, 2010

Emissions Reporting for Oil, Gas to Cost $62M in First Year

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) last week finalized greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting requirements for the petroleum and natural gas industries as part of its mandatory reporting program.

November 15, 2010

Industry Briefs

Chicago-based Nordic Energy Services LLC, an independently owned alternative retail electric supplier, has finalized an agreement to provide natural gas delivery and consulting services supplying approximately 400 facilities managed by the City of Chicago’s Department of General Services. Under the five-year agreement Nordic also will advise the city on long-term purchasing opportunities. Formed in 2002, Nordic supplies natural gas, electricity and related services to commercial and industrial customers in deregulated markets. Nordic also provides customized risk management and hedging solutions, energy scheduling, bill audit services and other energy related consulting services.

August 16, 2010