They say it is a dog-eat-dog world, and that phrase has never been more applicable than in the oil and gas industry. With the race to new energy development, several of the big players are shoring up strategy. Royal Dutch Shell Plc, BP Plc, Sinopec, and Equinor ASA are...
How Natural Gas Keeps Electricity Cheap and Plentiful in Pennsylvania
As the current session of the Texas legislature winds down to a merciful end, it has now become obvious that members of the house and senate will once again fail to enact needed reforms designed to stabilize the grid and protect citizens from deadly weather events like the one...
On Tuesday, a day when BP announced its estimate that global demand for crude oil has again reached 100 million barrels of oil per day, and a day when OPEC+ announced 6 of its 13 member countries have been under-producing their supply quotas in recent months, management at Diamondback...
What Rocky Mountain Producers Can Expect Under a Biden Administration
By Ike Brannon Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer recently announced that he would take up the multi-trillion dollar budget reconciliation bill later in July, and part of that package will include a variety of tax increases that total over $1 trillion over the next ten years. It is worth asking how...
Energy
Fallout from the Russia/Ukraine crisis is dropping like so many bombs on big oil companies that had entered into various deals with Russian oil companies since the fall of the Soviet Union 1990. That fallout promises to create collateral damage of its own in the weeks and months to...
THE POLICY GOAL OF ENERGY
Confession: I voted for Greg Abbott to be Texas’s governor, not once but twice. But on Wednesday, the Governor made a statement so at odds with all available public information and frankly out of touch with reality that I and many other Texans will have to think long and...
Ryan Zinke
Ryan Zinke, former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, has joined Cressman Tubular of Dallas, TX, in an advisory role. After his tenure as both commander in Navy SEAL Team Six and member of the president’s cabinet, Secretary Zinke looks to make his mark on the U.S. steel industry. In...
Oklahoma Included in EIA Coal to Natural Gas Conversion List
As Joe Biden and the world’s elites make plans to hop on their private jets and fly over to Glasgow on Halloween to attend the UN’s COP26 climate summit, Biden’s plans to go green are falling apart. Oil prices are through the roof, gas prices are through the roof,...
This latest SHALE Play gives an update on all oil and gas developments that are taking place in shale plates across America during November and December of 2022. Bakken Shale – North Dakota/Montana Oasis Petroleum and Whiting Petroleum have completed their merger to form “Chord Energy Corporation.” The completed merger creates...
On Monday, IEA head Fatih Birol the EU Parliament's Energy and Environment Committee that "It is inaccurate and unfair to explain these high energy prices as a result of clean energy transition policies. This is wrong." This is, of course, utter and complete nonsense. Of course the "clean energy transition...