What You Need To Know In Oil And Gas Today – 5.16.2017

Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for May 16, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed:

You sure about that?: OPEC would accomplish its mission to clear the oil glut by prolonging output cuts 

Actually, they reflect his district.: Texas Democrat lawmaker’s votes reflect oil industry interests 

It’s a good expectation.: Oil prices rise on expectation of extended crude supply cut 

ummmm….: The fracking boom spurs a baby boomlet  via @HoustonChron

That’s a big circle.: Cheniere circles China after trade deal portends gas export boost  via @WSJ

The broader the better.: Some OPEC members seek to broaden efforts to cut oil output  via @WSJ

Good analysis.: Opec Extends Production Cuts – No Matter, Fracking Makes It A Contestable Monopoly Now

Communities catching onto the scam.: Big Wind Gets Spanked in Michigan 

Wellllll…yeah.: Wind turbines are neither clean nor green and they provide zero global energy 

Good story here: OPEC tried to put this US shale oil driller out of business. It ‘backfired’  via @CNNMoney

Slowly but surely.: Trump’s energy plan coming one deadline at a time  via @dcexaminer

The worst was really, really bad.: Russia is over the worst 

That’s all for today.  Check back in tomorrow for another dozen Things You Need To Know In Oil And Gas.