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New Oklahoma Governor to Head IOGCC

Oklahoma energy interests will have a friend in the state’s new Republican governor when she takes office Jan. 10. Mary Fallin, the departing representative from Oklahoma’s 5th congressional district, has been an advocate for home-grown energy and is the incoming chair of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC).

January 3, 2011

New Oklahoma Governor to Head IOGCC

Oklahoma energy interests will have a friend in the state’s new Republican governor when she takes office Jan. 10. Mary Fallin, the departing representative from Oklahoma’s 5th congressional district, has been an advocate for home-grown energy and is the incoming chair of the Interstate Oil and Gas Compact Commission (IOGCC).

January 3, 2011

Pennsylvania’s New Governor to Cancel Drilling Moratorium

Marcellus Shale drillers in Pennsylvania will gain a sympathetic ear in January when Gov.-elect Tom Corbett takes office.

November 15, 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

Increases Shrink But Continue at Nearly All Points

Apparently it takes more than light weather-based demand and heavy storage inventory levels to faze the bullishness of cash traders lately. Even with prior-day futures support dropping to 2.3 cents Tuesday, the physical market managed to extend upticks at nearly all points Wednesday. Granted, Wednesday’s advance wasn’t nearly as strong as the one a day earlier, but the fact that it was achieved at all was somewhat impressive.

September 17, 2009

NEB: Gas Prices On ‘Independent Course’

Natural gas and oil prices are on separate paths and liable to keep on diverging for the foreseeable future, according to Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB).

July 27, 2009

NEB: Gas, Oil Prices to Continue their Separate Ways

Natural gas and oil prices are on separate paths and liable to keep on diverging for the foreseeable future, according to Canada’s National Energy Board (NEB).

July 27, 2009

Palin Proposes Legislation to ‘Jump-Start’ In-State Pipe

Acknowledging that the construction of an in-state natural gas pipeline takes priority over the development of a larger pipeline to serve the Lower 48, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has submitted two pieces of legislation to the state House and Senate rules committees as part of an plan to jump-start a pipeline that would tap North Slope supplies and deliver them to the southern region of the state.

March 9, 2009

Alaska’s Palin Proposes Legislation to ‘Jump-Start’ In-State Pipe

Acknowledging that the construction of an in-state natural gas pipeline takes priority over the development of a larger pipeline to serve the Lower 48 states, Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has submitted two pieces of legislation to the state House and Senate rules committees as part of an action plan to jump-start a pipeline that would tap North Slope supplies and deliver them to the southern region of the state.

March 3, 2009

U.S. Chamber Wants White House Energy Office

When he takes office in January, President-elect Obama should create an office within the executive office of the president to coordinate implementation of all aspects of energy policy, with the new office’s head sitting on both the National Economic Council (NEC) and the National Security Council (NSC), according to an energy plan proposed last week by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.

November 24, 2008