What You Need To Know In Oil And Gas Today – 2.7.2017

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Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for February 7, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):


We can only hope he will.  The military’s only mission should be to protect the country in the most efficient and effective way possible.  Wasting hundreds of millions of dollars on idiotic campaigns to run ships on falese “green” fuels is nothing more than a distraction.: Will #Trump disrupt the US military’s clean energy mission? http://www.utilitydive.com/news/will-trump-disrupt-the-us-militarys-clean-energy-mission/434465/

‘Blame’??? How about praise them instead?  Why is the Houston Chronicle griping about the industry that drives the city’s economy experiencing a recovery?  Maddening.: Who to blame for rising oil prices? Here’s speculation. http://www.chron.com/business/columnists/tomlinson/article/Oil-prices-don-t-make-any-sense-right-now-10904474.php?cmpid=twitter-tablet via @houstonchron

From our ‘That Headline Don’t Make No Sense’ file..: Op-Ed: For Mexico, the US could become the new Russia http://cnb.cx/2kzFTIP

Well, somebody needs to do it.: #Trump will burn Obama’s #energy regulations http://washex.am/2kOeipE via @DCExaminer

Steady is good at current prices.: #Oil prices steady as reviving shale activity balances OPEC cuts http://cnb.cx/2klCYFj

Happy to be working.: #Oil workers who stayed help Midland bounce back after the bust http://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/article/Oil-workers-who-stayed-help-Midland-bounce-back-10908957.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron

Interesting.: ICE hires a consultant to review how Brent oil prices are calculated https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-03/ice-hires-consultant-to-review-benchmark-underpinning-oil-trades via @markets

Strong, if true.: #OPEC meets 91 percent of promised output cuts in January http://fuelfix.com/blog/2017/02/06/opec-meets-91-percent-of-promised-output-cuts-in-january/ #oil #oilandgas #energy

Any excuse they can find.: Iran plans to increase oil output amid U.S. tensions https://www.wsj.com/articles/iran-plans-to-increase-oil-output-amid-u-s-tensions-1486254438 via @WSJ #oil #energy #oilandgas

@SierraClub hates this.: America’s East Coast has a growing appetite for foreign #oil https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-02-06/u-s-east-coast-appetite-for-foreign-oil-strong-as-bakken-dims via @markets

Big fight coming.: Major retailers, corporations squaring off over “border adjustment tax” http://www.expressnews.com/news/local/article/Major-retailers-corporations-squaring-off-over-10907397.php?t=ff957a82c0c1248804&cmpid=twitter-premium via @mySA

Hard to see how this is even possible.: #Texas sales tax collections decline in January http://www.chron.com/business/bizfeed/article/Texas-sales-tax-collections-decline-in-January-10911264.php?cmpid=twitter-tablet 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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