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Spectra: South Ripe for Expansion

Spectra Energy Corp. infrastructure development mostly recently has been focused on the Northeast, where capacity is needed to get Marcellus and Utica shale gas to market. However, the Southeast and Gulf Coast regions are ripe for billions of dollars of investment as well, said Bill Yardley, president of the U.S. transmission and storage business.

January 21, 2013

BP: ‘Above-Ground Factors’ Lift U.S. in Gas, Oil Growth

Strong production growth from unconventional natural gas and oil resources — mostly in the United States — will redefine expectations for major economies and rebalance global trade flows, according to BP plc.

January 17, 2013

EIA: Marcellus Production to Boost Lower 48 Total This Year

The Energy Information Administration (EIA) expects total domestic marketed natural gas production to increase to 69.8 Bcf/d in 2013 from 69.2 Bcf/d in 2012, and to drop slightly to 69.5 Bcf/d in 2014. Growth in Lower 48 onshore production, driven largely by the Marcellus Shale and other shale plays, will continue through 2014, although it will be offset by Gulf of Mexico declines, EIA said.

January 9, 2013

U.S. Unconventionals Spreading Wealth Nationwide

Economic contributions from unconventional development mostly are driven by the 16 states with oil and natural gas production, but a “significant portion” comes from states with no production, according to a state-by-state analysis by IHS Inc.

December 26, 2012
U.S. Unconventional Development Spreading Wealth Across Country

U.S. Unconventional Development Spreading Wealth Across Country

Economic contributions from unconventional development mostly are driven by the 16 states with oil and natural gas production, but a “significant portion” comes from states with no production, according to a state-by-state analysis by IHS Inc.

December 24, 2012

U.S. Unconventionals Spreading Wealth Nationwide

Economic contributions from unconventional development mostly are driven by the 16 states with oil and natural gas production, but a “significant portion” comes from states with no production, according to a state-by-state analysis by IHS Inc.

December 24, 2012

Coalition Calls for CFTC Clarity on ‘Notional Amount’

A coalition of mostly energy groups Thursday called on the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) to provide the industry with guidance for calculating the “notional amount” of certain commodity swaps, a prerequisite to determining which entities will be subject to or exempt from the new regulations under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Customer Protection Act.

September 21, 2012

Fifth Circuit Rules Against Chesapeake in Canceled Texas Lease Deal

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit in New Orleans has ruled against Chesapeake Energy Corp. in its bid to reverse a $19.7 million judgment over a canceled oil and gas lease offer in Texas, a decision that may hold implications on canceled lease claims by mineral rights owners in several other states.

September 14, 2012

Post-Isaac, GOM Production Slowly Returning

Oil and gas operators continued to report mostly minor damage as a result of Hurricane Isaac, and production in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) was slowly returning to normal Thursday, the Bureau of Safety Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said.

September 7, 2012

Gallup: Oil and Gas Industry Still Not Feeling the Love

Computers are prone to viruses and sometimes crash, but Americans mostly like the computer industry. However, the yo-yo nature of gasoline prices is something they can’t abide, according to a recent Gallup poll that found the oil and gas industry and the federal government have the “least positive images” among Americans, just like they did a year ago.

August 31, 2012