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Senate Tax Bill Gives Small Producers, Gas Processors a Break

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), who is not a proponent of the oil and natural gas industry, last Thursday re-introduced legislation that could raise taxes for major producers by more than $20 billion over the next 10 years. However, the bill gives small independent producers and refiners and natural gas processors a break.

February 7, 2011

Senate Tax Bill Gives Small Producers, Gas Processors a Break

Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), who is not seen as a friend of the oil and natural gas industry, Thursday re-introduced legislation that could raise taxes for major producers by more than $20 billion over the next 10 years. However, the bill gives small independent producers, and refiners and natural gas processors a break.

February 4, 2011

‘Relentless Campaign’ Urged to Promote Shale Gas Resources

The natural gas industry has to mount a “relentless campaign” that demonstrates to the stakeholders that “gas is good, gas is good, gas is good,” American Gas Association Chairman Robert C. Skaggs Jr. said last week.

November 10, 2010

BP’s E&P Chief Ousted in Sweeping Restructuring

Robert Dudley, who took the helm at BP plc late last week, on Wednesday ousted the long-time exploration and production (E&P) chief and launched a global safety division as part of a sweeping restructuring of the company’s safety and risk management practices.

October 4, 2010

BP’s Incoming CEO Ousts E&P Chief

Robert Dudley, who takes the helm at BP plc later this week, on Wednesday ousted the long-time exploration and production (E&P) chief and launched a global safety division as part of a sweeping restructuring of the company’s safety and risk management practices.

September 30, 2010

LNG Terminal Offshore Alabama Gets Governor’s OK

Alabama Gov. Robert Riley waited until it was down to the wire on his deadline to approve a proposed deepwater liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal offshore Alabama in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM).

September 20, 2010

LNG Terminal Offshore Alabama Gets Governor’s Blessing

Alabama Gov. Robert Riley waited until it was down to the wire on his deadline to approve a proposed deepwater liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal offshore Alabama in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM).

September 17, 2010

Hayward Out; Spill Fixer Dudley In as BP CEO

BP plc CEO Tony Hayward will step down to be replaced by current BP Managing Director Robert Dudley on Oct. 1, the company said last week. Dudley will be the first American to lead the UK-based company, which has seen its image in the United States all but destroyed following the blowout of its Macondo well, causing the largest oil spill in U.S. history.

August 2, 2010

Hayward Out; Spill Fixer Dudley In as BP CEO

BP plc CEO Tony Hayward will step down to be replaced by current BP Managing Director Robert Dudley on Oct. 1, the company said Tuesday. Dudley will be the first American to lead the UK-based company, which has seen its image in the United States all but destroyed following the blowout of its Macondo well, causing the largest oil spill in U.S. history.

July 28, 2010

Alabama Governor Mulls Proposed Deepwater LNG Terminal

Alabama Gov. Robert Riley has been granted an extension until Sept. 14 to decide whether to allow a proposed deepwater liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal offshore Alabama in the Gulf of Mexico (GOM) to move forward, a spokesman said.

July 9, 2010