What You Need To Know In Oil And Gas Today – 1.30.2017

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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for January 30, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):


While activity in other basins across North America continues to struggle for growth, the Permian Basin has become a boom unto itself.: Permian Basin is 9 rigs shy of 300 http://www.mrt.com/business/oil/article/Permian-Basin-is-9-rigs-shy-of-300-10889904.php?cmpid=twitter-tablet via @mwtnews #oil #oilandgas #energy #fracking

Today’s Totally, Completely, 100% Shamelessly Self-Serving Link of the Day!:  The Oil And Gas Situation – DAPL Flood Concerns, Review Act Game Changer Arise via @forbes http://www.forbes.com/sites/davidblackmon/2017/01/29/the-oil-and-gas-situation-dapl-flood-concerns-review-act-game-changer-arise/#557f8bd66791 #trump #dapl #oil

#GodBlessTexas: #Texas energy sector gets ‘moment we’ve been waiting for’ after two tough years http://www.dallasnews.com/business/energy/2017/01/27/two-tough-yearstexas-energy-sector-gets-moment-waiting via @dallasnews

And they’re Yuuuuuge.: Saudi Aramco’s oil reserves confirmed by external audit – sources http://reut.rs/2jm1e6n via @ReutersUK

A trade worth saving.: U.S. #Gas May Be One Trade That Survives Trump’s Mexico Clash https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-01-26/trump-s-mexico-showdown-hasn-t-stopped-gas-from-heading-south via @business

Awww, don’t go away mad…: FERC commissioner resigns after Trump replaces him as chairman http://fuelfix.com/blog/2017/01/27/ferc-commissioner-resigns-after-trump-replaces-him-as-chairman/

No time like the present.:  GOP lines up resolutions to undo coal, methane rules http://thehill.com/policy/energy-environment/316492-gop-lines-up-resolutions-to-undo-coal-methane-rules#.WI84bdX4z6M.twitter #oil #oilandgas #energy #fracking

Ramping back up.: U.S. oil-rig count climbs by 15, Baker Hughes says http://www.wsj.com/articles/u-s-oil-rig-count-climbs-by-15-baker-hughes-says-1485541255 via @WSJ #oil #oilandgas #energy #fracking

Awesome.: #Oil, #gas jobs rise again in #Texas http://www.expressnews.com/business/eagle-ford-energy/article/Oil-gas-jobs-rise-again-in-Texas-10892663.php?t=565f4f3b74c1248804&cmpid=twitter-premium via @mySA

It already is.: Houston has foundation to be ‘great city,’ Chevron executive says http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/article/Q-A-Houston-has-foundation-to-be-great-city-10890687.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron

Another good sign.: #Energy services companies roar back to life – but only in the U.S. http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/energy/article/Energy-services-companies-roar-back-to-life-but-10887338.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron

Gee, what a shock.  Ok, heh-heh, it’s really not a surprise at all, is it.: #Environmentalists preparing to battle Trump, GOP in court http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/us/article/Environmentalists-preparing-to-battle-Trump-GOP-10891985.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron



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


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