GHG emissions

Chevron Shareholders Rebuff Management, Call for Reducing Customer Emissions

Chevron Shareholders Rebuff Management, Call for Reducing Customer Emissions

Chevron Corp. suffered a backlash on Wednesday during the annual meeting as a shareholder proposal was overwhelmingly approved for the energy major to reduce the emissions of its customers, aka Scope 3. According to a preliminary tally of the vote, 61% were in favor of the nonbinding proposal to reduce Scope 3 emissions, which Chevron…

May 27, 2021
Dominion Piloting Hydrogen-Blended Natural Gas Tests

Dominion Piloting Hydrogen-Blended Natural Gas Tests

Richmond, VA-based Dominion Energy Inc. is aiming to blend hydrogen into its natural gas systems with an investment in multiple pilot projects. The utility, which serves nearly seven million customers in 16 different states, said the pilots would explore how hydrogen-blended natural gas works in pipelines and appliances.  “Hydrogen is a huge innovation in clean…

April 26, 2021
Shell Bets on Sustainable Aviation Fuels with Investment in LanzaJet

Shell Bets on Sustainable Aviation Fuels with Investment in LanzaJet

LanzaJet Inc. announced last week that supermajor Royal Dutch Shell plc had become an investor of the sustainable aviation fuels (SAF) technology company and producer as it continues to search for lower-carbon alternatives to fossil energy. The investment by Shell comes as LanzaJet is working to build the first Alcohol-to-Jet (AtJ) facility in the world.…

April 21, 2021
NextDecade, Project Canary Launch GHG Monitoring Pilot for Rio Grande LNG

NextDecade, Project Canary Launch GHG Monitoring Pilot for Rio Grande LNG

U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) developer NextDecade Corp. is teaming up with Project Canary to measure greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions associated with cargoes from the planned Rio Grande export facility in Texas, an effort the companies said is the first of its kind in the global LNG industry. The joint pilot project would focus on…

April 19, 2021
API Calls for Carbon Price in Sweeping Oil, Natural Gas Climate Plan

API Calls for Carbon Price in Sweeping Oil, Natural Gas Climate Plan

The American Petroleum Institute (API) on Thursday unveiled a five-point policy framework for tackling climate change while ensuring U.S. energy needs are met, including an economy-wide price on carbon emissions. The endorsement marked a seismic shift for the oil and gas group, which has lobbied against past attempts to impose carbon pricing in the United…

March 25, 2021