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‘Staggering Sums’ Spent on Oil, Natural Gas Innovation

Renewables may be the darling in some political and conservation sectors, but it’s the oil and natural gas industry’s investment in technology that will ensure it remains the dominant player in the global energy markets for decades to come, according to a new report published by the Manhattan Institute.

April 8, 2013

‘Staggering Sums’ Spent on Oil, Natural Gas Innovation

Renewables may be the darling in some political and conservation sectors, but it’s the oil and natural gas industry’s investment in technology that will ensure it remains the dominant player in the global energy markets for decades to come, according to a new report published by the Manhattan Institute.

April 3, 2013

CNG Continues to Rev Up Activity in Transportation

Compressed natural gas (CNG) continued to gain more attention in the transportation fleet, fuel and vehicle sectors, gaining more acceptance as shown in reports in California and Maryland so far this month.

February 25, 2013

CNG Speeds Activity in Transportation

Compressed natural gas (CNG) continues to gain attention in the transportation fleet, fuel and vehicle sectors, as well as more integration in the states.

February 25, 2013

Colorado Agency Postpones Setback Rule Decision

The Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) reconvened Thursday in Denver, but was unable to resolve lingering issues and delayed until Feb. 11 finalizing new setback requirements for oil and natural gas wells.

January 28, 2013

Report: Energy Security a More Realistic Goal than Independence

The United States is already significantly “energy independent” in most sectors, with transportation fuels being the notable exception, according to a Deloitte study. Here, alternative fuels, including natural gas, can bolster U.S. energy security, which is a more attainable goal than independence, the firm said.

October 16, 2012

New York Fracking Decision on Hold Pending Health Impact Analysis

New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joseph Martens has rejected a call to conduct an independent review of the public health impacts of high-volume hydraulic fracturing (fracking) and instead asked the New York State Health commissioner to assess DEC’s health impact analysis to determine whether to permit fracking in the state.

September 24, 2012

Devon Takes Sumitomo as Partner in Permian Basin Shales

Japan’s Sumitomo Corp. agreed Wednesday to pay Devon Corp. $1.4 billion for a 30% stake in 650,000 net acres in the Permian Basin’s Cline and Midland-Wolfcamp shales.

August 2, 2012

Riverstone, Meritage Pursue More North American Midstream Ventures

Meritage Midstream Services LLC and private equity power broker Riverstone Holdings LLC on Wednesday said they were teaming up once again, with Riverstone providing $500 million to pursue new natural gas liquids (NGL) midstream opportunities in some of North America’s emerging resource plays.

July 20, 2012

California Natural Gas Outlook Essentially Flat

The power generation and transportation fuel sectors may see substantial gains in natural gas use, but California’s overall natural gas demand is expected to stay essentially flat in the next two decades, according to two recent companion gas reports released by the California Energy Commission (CEC).

June 11, 2012
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