Dominion and Duke Energy announced over the weekend that they have cancelled plans to complete the $8 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline project.
Here are 10 things you need to know about oil and gas for April 3, 2020: State Regulators Hold The Key To U.S. Participation In A Global Oil Supply Deal - Excerpt: In states like Texas, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Wyoming and New Mexico, which together are producing the preponderance of U.S....
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We've talked a lot in recent issues of Shale Magazine about the fact that the Permian Basin in West Texas and Southeast New Mexico is currently undergoing a tremendous boom in oil and gas activity.  We've also pointed out that other oil shale basins, like the Eagle Ford in...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for March 14, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):   Lemme guess - 'cuz you enjoy a good boodoggle?: Why I invested in the Texas bullet train  via @mySA You got a problem with that?: #Trump Tax Cut May...
On March 17, 2022, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Forced Arbitration Injustice Repeal (FAIR) Act, H.R. 963. The bill, if enacted into law, would void all pre-dispute mandatory arbitration agreements in employment, antitrust, consumer, and civil rights matters. The FAIR Act also purports to eliminate pre-dispute class...
The oilfield needs to buy value, not widgets
What You Should Know About Oil and Gas Today The State of Play As we start another week in what has become the most destructive year for the oil and gas business in modern times, here are the basics of where the domestic U.S. industry stands: The Baker Hughes rig count hit...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for April 4, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):   The rigs keep coming, and jobs come with them.:  The Oil And Gas Situation: The Rigs Just Keep On Coming via @forbes  #oil #gas #energy #fracking #trump Cool.: #Oil...
As the conflict in Ukraine rages on, media outlets continue to report Western businesses pulling out of eastern Europe. Undoubtedly, many businesses will seek insurance coverage for losses flowing from the conflict. After all, is this not what insurance is designed to cover? Sudden, unexpected events that cause significant...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for April 24, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed:   The pace of new drilling rig activiations may finally be slowing.  More than 200 have been activated since the first of the year.: U.S. oil-rig count rises by 5 --...
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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for February 20, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):   Good stuff from T. Boone here.: How to Make America Great Again with Domestic Energy Resources https://shar.es/19Iqus via @texasmonthly It's been awhile, but it's also a sign of health.:...
The Shale Controversy – Understanding Both Sides
NEPA Reforms and Their Impact on Shale Environmental activists who have been critical of President Trump’s proposed regulatory reforms have engaged in abusive litigation practices that delay vital infrastructure projects making it necessary to revisit the federal rulemaking process, according to congressional figures and energy policy analysts. In January, Trump detailed...