With the current push toward clean energy, hydrogen has prevailed as a viable energy option. With its green capability, hydrogen is gaining great popularity, with a comparison being made between blue and green designations. Serving the public, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP, an international law firm, has devised a...
New Mexico State Land Office Halts Fresh Water to Oil and Gas Industry
In a game of political chess, a Louisiana federal judge countered against the Biden administration’s agenda of instituting a pause on new oil and gas leases within the Gulf of Mexico and Alaskan waters. Furthering the reach, the judge included “all eligible onshore properties.” The ruling landed as a...
What is the Role of Oil and Gas Companies in the Energy Transition?
As long as humans and technology have been evolving, so have energy systems. The shift is caused by new demands and changes in resources. Before petroleum, whale oil was used for lighting and, even earlier, hickory wood for smelting iron. And now, we’re currently on the cusp of another...
Nuclear Power Plants - A Matter of National Security
Turning heads with surprising news, the Pew Research Center recently released a poll showing that almost two-thirds of Americans prefer combating climate change without sacrificing the fossil fuel industry. Approximately 64% of the U.S. population prefer a balanced commingling of energy sources as the world moves into the future....
Responding to the costly cybersecurity breach of the Colonial pipeline, the pipeline sector received the first governmental regulation. Issued at the latter part of last week, the legislation is part of the Biden camp’s attempt to shore up the national infrastructure after the Colonial shutdown had drastic effects on...
Managing Solar and Storage Global Supply Chains in the Age of COVID-19
Now that it has become clear that the Texas legislature lacks the political will to enact new policies that are likely to stabilize Texas's highly-unstable power grid, many Texans with the financial means to do so will be looking for the best way to fortify their homes against the...
How Natural Gas Keeps Electricity Cheap and Plentiful in Pennsylvania
Hydrogen fuel has long been a consideration of the energy sector since President George W. Bush touted its possibilities in a 2003 address. Now, with the increased talks and emphasis thrust upon renewable energy, H2 finds itself back in the limelight with exciting notions of investigating its capabilities in...
Although it is far from new, political theater has ramped up to do nothing more than entertain those who recognize it for the uselessness that it is. The big topic of late is pipeline security and efficiency. Being no stranger to scrutiny and skepticism, the pipeline industry finds itself...
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In the wake of the Colonial Pipeline cyberattack, Governor Gretchen Whitmer of Michigan ignited additional concern with threats of legal action to drop the proverbial guillotine on Enbridge’s Line 5 pipeline. Claiming easement violations and not anything of an immediate nature, the pipeline has been tagged with a stay...
Publishers Note
Colonial Pipeline Company discovered Friday it had fallen victim to a ransomware cyberattack that subsequently disrupted business and forced the operator to put certain systems of the domestic pipeline offline. As a result, all pipeline operations were suspended and impacted a portion of the company’s IT system. While these types...
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