Liquefied Natural Gas

8/21/2018 | Bloomberg— Natural gas has a lot going for it. It burns cleaner than other fossil fuels, producing about half the carbon dioxide of coal.

Texas Exports More Oil Than It Imports for First Time Ever

8/21/2018 |— The Texas Gulf Coast oil terminals sent abroad more crude than they received in April, the Energy Information Administration said this week.

The development project that’s revealing how energy and the environment can collectively thrive

8/13/2018 | The Washington Post— Russel Lagdon vividly remembers the day he inspected the Australian prime minister’s shoes. As the senior environmental manager at Chevron, Lagdon is one of the staff responsible for overseeing the company’s conservation work in Australia.

Oil is booming again in Texas and the implications could be vast

8/9/2018 | Dallas Morning News— Texas is producing more oil than ever this year, and experts think the volume will grow so much over the next few years, we will soon surpass the production of several OPEC countries.

Shale Saved Ohio Natural Gas Consumers More Than $40 Billion Over 10 Years

8/8/2018 | Energy In Depth— A new Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) report highlights how domestic shale development saved Ohio consumers more than $40 billion from 2006 to 2016 by driving down natural gas prices.

Op-ed: An Anniversary of History Being Made

8/8/2018 | Forbes— The anniversary of the drilling of the first well which would use hydraulic fracturing to crack shale rock, thereby releasing the gas beneath the rock, passed last week.

Opinion: Should California Keep Its Oil in the Ground?

8/6/2018 | Energy Institute at Haas— A few weeks ago, when California happily announced that it had met its 2020 goals for GHG reductions four years ahead of schedule, there was a disappointing part of the story that didn’t get much attention: transportation emissions. While California has made significant strides in renewable electricity generation and building energy efficiency, emissions from cars, trucks, and airplanes have been rising by about 1.5% per year since 2012.

In 2017, the U.S. Had the Largest Reduction in Carbon Dioxide Emissions in the World

8/3/2018 | Institute for Energy Research— Data from the 2018 BP Statistical Review of World Energy show that last year the U.S. maintained a healthy lead as the global natural gas powerhouse. In 2017, the U.S. produced an average of 71.1 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) of natural gas.

Energy Secretary: ‘True energy independence is finally within our grasp.’

7/29/2018 | CNBC— By all accounts, the United States is in the midst of truly spectacular progress in the vital realm of energy.

Big Oil’s New Strategy: smaller wells, smarter tech

7/26/2018 | Wall Street Journal— For years, big oil companies’ strategy was rooted in tapping as much oil as possible with bigger, deeper, more complex wells. But, driven by a deep slump in oil prices four years ago, an increasingly cost-conscious industry has been experimenting with new digital technologies to open up resources long thought too small or too remote to bother with.