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FERC approves Atlantic Sunrise expansion project
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a certificate of public convenience and necessity to Williams Partners L.P. for its Atlantic Sunrise expansion project. The FERC-authorised Atlantic Sunrise....
Drought-easing California snow heaviest in 22 years
Clambering through a snowy meadow with drifts up to the tree branches, California's water managers measured the state's vital Sierra Nevada snowpack Thursday at a drought-busting and welcome 173 per cent of average....
Record: Natural Gas Powers 69% of Israel’s Electricity
Israel hit a record amount of natural gas production of electricity on Tuesday evening: As of shortly before 8 P.M., 69% of the country’s power was being produced from natural gas. A growing share of Israel’s electricity
The Drought Handbook
Drought-stricken areas of the United States continue to carefully monitor their water resources and examine the state of their water infrastructure as supplies dwindle, impacting nearly every corner of the regions....
A tale of two shales in Texas
The Permian shale oil basin in the southern United States is among the few to show gains even during the market downturn, a federal report finds. Overall, the shale oil basins in the United States have been more....
Senate Confirms Former Exxon Chief Tillerson as Secretary of State
The Senate on Wednesday approved Rex Tillerson to lead President Trump’s State Department, despite a late effort by Democrats to slow down the nomination. Tillerson surpassed 51 votes for him, enough for a simple......
Three small-cap oil and gas picks from Mackie Research
Mackie Research recently released a research report entitled “Under-leveraged, Undervalued Growth Stocks with Momentum in 2017.” The stocks Mackie selected each have market capitalizations of less than $100-million....
Exxon Mobil plans to hike spending, drilling in Delaware Basin
In coming years, Exxon Mobil Corp.’s newly purchased oil land in New Mexico and West Texas could raise its U.S. shale oil production to as much as a quarter of its output worldwide. It would take more than a decade to..
Perry’s Energy nomination advanced by committee
A Senate panel on Tuesday signed off on former Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s nomination to lead the Department of Energy. The Energy and Natural Resources Committee voted 17-6 to approve Perry’s nomination, sending
Continental’s 2017 budget back above $1 billion
It’s back to the billions for Continental Resources. The independent exploration and production company focused on the Bakken and the SCOOP/STACK shale plays said it will spend roughly $1.95 billion on horizontal dril...


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