Here are the Top Dozen Oil & Gas stories for March 2, 2017, taken directly from the @GDBlackmon Twitter Feed (that’s me):
First, today is Texas Independence Day. God Bless Texas!
Just when you thought the damage caused by these Dakota Access Pipeline protesters couldn’t get any worse, you find out they were abusing animals on top of everything else.: Volunteers Race to Rescue Dogs Left Behind by Pipeline Protesters http://heat.st/2lYDYjT via @heatstreet
#ClimateFrauds shift gears.: The Environmentalist Lefts New Agenda | RealClearEnergy http://www.realclearenergy.org/articles/2017/03/01/the_environmentalist_lefts_new_agenda_110198.html
Too many rigs coming on line too fast.: #Oil down on record US crude stocks, flat Russian output http://cnb.cx/2lVIY8F
Today’s big deal.: Kinder Morgan sells 49 percent stake in #LNG export project http://fuelfix.com/blog/2017/02/28/kinder-morgan-sells-49-percent-stake-in-lng-export-project/ #energy #exports
Great stuff: Exxon Exclusive: New CEO Opens Up On Russia, Climate Change, And The Permian Boom via @forbes http://www.forbes.com/sites/christopherhelman/2017/02/27/exclusive-new-exxonmobil-ceo-darren-woods-opens-up-on-russia-climate-change-and-the-permian-boom/#1c14a0773e57
A great place to turn.: #Exxon Mobil turns to U.S. #shale basins for growth https://www.wsj.com/articles/exxon-mobil-turns-to-u-s-shale-basins-for-growth-1488384880 via @WSJ #oil #fracking #energy
Well…yeah. That’s what tends to happen.: Taxes could flow with Dakota Access pipeline http://www.houstonchronicle.com/news/texas/article/AP-Exclusive-Taxes-could-flow-with-Dakota-Access-10969014.php?cmpid=twitter-premium via @HoustonChron
Awesome.: Dakota Access Pipeline very likely to start oil flowing by Apr 1 http://www.platts.com/latest-news/oil/washington/dakota-access-pipeline-very-likely-to-start-oil-27779301 #oil #energy #dapl
Thanks, #socialism!: Venezuela is down to its last $10 billion http://cnnmon.ie/2lcON2x via @CNNMoney
The big boats are coming.: New and improved Panama Canal should benefit area | Port Arthur News https://shar.es/1UorjN
Because, hey, what could go wrong?: Yes, a driverless car can go 160 mph in Texas http://www.dallasnews.com/business/autos/2017/03/01/think-can-drive-race-car-160-mph-try-without-driver via @dallasnews
Darn.: #OPEC Struggling To Hold On To Asian Market Share | OilPrice.com http://oilprice.com/Energy/Energy-General/OPEC-Struggling-To-Hold-Onto-Asian-Market-Share.html #oilprice
That’s all for today. Check back in tomorrow for another dozen Things You Need To Know In Oil And Gas.