Strategic Petroleum Reserve to get only 1 million barrels
10 Things You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The Big Story The U.S. Department of Energy announced on Wednesday that it will buy only 1 million barrels of oil to add to the nation's Strategic Petroleum Reserve during this time of incredibly low crude prices. This move comes after...
An Oil History Story - Edwin Drake and Pennsylvania
Edwin Drake : An Oil History Story Pennsylvania Oil and Natural Gas Production Natural gas production in Pennsylvania reached 6.2 trillion cubic feet last year. This makes it the second-largest natural gas producer in America, only Texas with the Eagle Ford Shale and Permian Basin are before it. In crude oil...
Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) Stumbles but Still Expects Completion in 2021
Spire Pipeline Shutdown Could Lead to Fatal ConsequencesKnown as the largest natural gas utility in the state of Missouri, Spire STL Pipeline claims its patrons could incur “potentially fatal consequences” if its Spire Pipeline Shutdown in St. Louis is canceled due to federal reconsideration. The company, a Spire Missouri...
Oil and Gas Magazine and Changes that Happen When Gas Prices Rise
Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for February 6, 2018, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed: The Permian is basically Saudi America.: U.S.'s Permian Basin seen second to Saudis for spare oil output capacity via @markets Yyyyyyyyep.:  U.S. potential ban on Venezuelan oil may hit Valero hardest...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for January 23, 2018, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed: What a tragedy.: Five missing after Houston company's rig explodes via @HoustonChron #Fracking says, "You're welcome, World!": China’s shift from coal to gas boosts LNG price  via @WSJ Why yes, yes it...
Energy Dominance Dumbinance
What You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The State of Play Welcome to June, everyone, and mob rule in America's major cities. Amid all of the social unrest and lack of state, local and national leadership, America's oil and gas industry appears set on a path to recovery, although...
DOE Releases Hydrogen Program Plan
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) is looking to test the oil market by purchasing one million barrels of sweet crude oil for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR). They will be accepting applications from small and mid-sized U.S. oil producers only. The bids must be in by 5/27 with...
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What You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The Big Story If only she could get a do-over. - You have to believe that, if she could go back in time to April of 2019, Oxy CEO Vicki Hollub would take a pass on that $55 billion acquisition of Anadarko...
Newsom Wants to Ban Fracking and Gas-Powered Cars
What You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The Big Story Why not just do it now? - California Governor Gavin Newsom issued an order on Wednesday calling for a phaseout of gasoline-powered cars by the year 2030, and also endorsed a ban on fracking. So, unlike presidential candidate Joe...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for September 5, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed: Hurricanes do that.: Baker Hughes pegs U.S. oil-rig count as unchanged, but Hurricane Harvey clouds data  Good stuff here: Oil Demand Is Growing Nearly Everywhere via @forbes Good news for everyone here.:...