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Range Resources Aiming for Net Zero Emissions in Lower 48 by 2025

Range Resources Aiming for Net Zero Emissions in Lower 48 by 2025

Lower 48 independent Range Resources Corp. on Wednesday unveiled an emissions goal of net zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2025. The Fort Worth, TX-based exploration and production (E&P) company said in its 2020 Corporate Sustainability Report it has reduced absolute GHG emissions by 47% since 2017. It also has recycled 147% of produced water…

August 27, 2020
Louisiana Sets Zero Carbon Emission Goals by 2050, with Energy Industry Support

Louisiana Sets Zero Carbon Emission Goals by 2050, with Energy Industry Support

Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards, who oversees some of the richest oil and natural gas resources in the Lower 48, on Wednesday set the Pelican State on a path toward net zero-carbon emissions by 2050, which the energy industry is backing. Two executive orders (EO) were issued to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions and enhance…

August 20, 2020
Southern Unveils 2050 Net-Zero Emissions Target, Says Low Natural Gas Prices Driving Fleet Transformation

Southern Unveils 2050 Net-Zero Emissions Target, Says Low Natural Gas Prices Driving Fleet Transformation

Atlanta-based natural gas and power utility Southern Company on Wednesday unveiled a plan to achieve net-zero greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050, replacing a previous target of “low-to-no” emissions.

May 29, 2020
Shell Boosts Carbon Reduction Goals, Aims for Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Shell Boosts Carbon Reduction Goals, Aims for Net-Zero Emissions by 2050

Royal Dutch Shell plc is joining the parade of energy operators in setting its sights to become a net-zero emissions energy business by 2050, or even sooner.

April 17, 2020
BP Upends Upstream, Downstream Organization, Sets 2050 Net Zero Emissions Goal

BP Upends Upstream, Downstream Organization, Sets 2050 Net Zero Emissions Goal

Supermajor BP plc, the top natural gas marketer in the United States and one of the world’s largest producers, on Wednesday said it is tossing aside the autonomous upstream and downstream business distinctions as it moves to become a net zero company “by 2050 or sooner.”

February 12, 2020
Virginia, Duke Energy Commit to Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Virginia, Duke Energy Commit to Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Virginia and energy holding company Duke Energy each committed themselves Tuesday to plans aimed at achieving net-zero carbon emissions by 2050.

September 19, 2019