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Pioneer Chairman Says Permian Faces Shut Ins on Pipe Shortage
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 The biggest US shale region will have to shut wells within four months because there aren't enough pipelines to get the oil to customers.

Louisiana Firm Wants to Make Safety More Fashionable
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Ill-fitting - and unsafe - flame-resistant clothing: another proverbial glass ceiling this woman-owned business seeks to shatter. IMAGE SOURCE: HauteWork

California Looks To Boost Natgas Stored In SoCalGas Aliso Canyon
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 California utility regulators recommended increasing the amount of natural gas that SoCalGas can inject into its Aliso Canyon storage facility.

US Oil Pipeline Companies, Producers Seek Relief From Steel Tariffs
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Major US energy companies are among many seeking exemptions from steel-import tariffs as the US ratchets up trade tensions.

Icahn Is Said to Have Won Control of Board at SandRidge
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Activist investor Carl Icahn has won control of SandRidge's board based on preliminary results, according to sources.

Two-Thirds of American Voters Say they Should Not Pay for Electric Vehicles
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 A survey by American Energy Alliance reveals that most Americans are not in favor of paying for people's electric vehicle purchases.

US Approves Work On EQT Mountain Valley Natural Gas Pipe
Monday, June 18, 2018 US federal energy regulators approve EQT Midstream Partners LP's request to proceed with construction.

Cox Oil to Buy Energy XXI Gulf Coast for $322 Million
Monday, June 18, 2018 Cox Oil snaps up Energy XXI Gulf Coast for $322 million, a 21% premium to its June 15 share price.

Continental Resources CEO Harold Hamm Pulls Out Of OPEC Meeting
Monday, June 18, 2018 Harold Hamm, founder and CEO of Continental Resources, has canceled a scheduled appearance at an OPEC event this week, a company spokeswoman says.

Shell Seen Rediscovering Its Swagger in Texas Shale Oil Country
Monday, June 18, 2018 Shale oil hasn't always been Royal Dutch Shell Plc's best friend, but they’re working on the relationship.

Texas Oil Port to Raise $300MM for Work to Handle US Shale Export Boom
Friday, June 15, 2018 Port officials are expected to consider $300 million in financing that would prepare the country's largest oil-export port to handle a surge in US shale production over the next five years.

Oil Slumps 3 Percent on OPEC Supply, China's Tariffs
Friday, June 15, 2018 Oil prices fall more than $2 a barrel after two of the world's biggest producers indicated they might increase output at next week's OPEC meeting.

Enbridge Endorses Two Alternatives for Great Lakes Pipeline Replacement
Friday, June 15, 2018 Enbridge endorsed either an underwater tunnel or trench to replace a section of its 65-year-old energy pipeline that travels under a stretch of the U.S. Great Lakes in Michigan.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for Fourth Week in a Row
Friday, June 15, 2018 U.S. energy companies added one oil rig this week, the fourth consecutive week of increases.

EPA Won't Force Refiners to Make Up Waived Biofuels Volumes
Friday, June 15, 2018 The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said it cannot make large oil refineries blend additional biofuels into their gasoline to make up for volumes waived under the small refinery hardship waiver program, unless Congress authorizes it.

SandRidge Approached by 17 Suitors, Icahn Says Not to Bid Soon
Friday, June 15, 2018 SandRidge Energy Inc said it had been approached by 17 potential bidders for a buyout, including billionaire Carl Icahn who is fighting for control of the oil and gas producer's board.

TransCanada Fixes Part of Leach Xpress Natgas Pipe after W.Va. Blast
Friday, June 15, 2018 TransCanada Corp's Columbia Gas Transmission (TCO) unit said it fixed a section of the Leach Xpress natural gas pipeline downstream of a pipe blast in West Virginia.

Potential Cushing Bottleneck Could Increase US Oil Discount
Thursday, June 14, 2018 An emerging bottleneck at the key storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, is making US futures vulnerable to a drop, traders and analysts say.

US Oil Firms Use Shale Know-How To Revitalize Old Oilfields
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Among vineyards and cow pastures in east Texas last month, roughnecks started to drill in an oilfield that is 25 years past its production peak.

Pennsylvania Allows ETP Mariner East 1 Pipeline To Resume Service
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Pennsylvania's PUC votes to allow Energy Transfer Partners LP's Sunoco Mariner East 1 natural gas liquids pipeline to return to service.

Report: Permian, Marcellus & Utica to Supply 55% of N. American Gas by 2030
Thursday, June 14, 2018 A report by McKinsey Energy Insights projects the three shale plays to drive supply.

TransCanada Working On Leach Xpress Natgas Pipe After W. Va. Blast
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 TransCanada's Columbia Gas Transmission (TCO) unit says it is working on a section of the Leach Xpress natural gas pipeline downstream of a pipe blast in West Virginia last week.

Phillips 66 To Expand Texas Natural Gas Liquids Project
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Phillips 66 says it plans to spend up to $1.5 billion on the expansion of its natural gas liquids project.

US Crude, Gasoline Inventories Drop Sharply
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 US crude oil inventories fall more than anticipated last week, while gasoline and distillate stocks surprise with unexpected declines, EIA says.

'Clear Challenge' in Permian Relates to Shortage of Available Takeaway
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Rigzone highlights some of the upcoming challenges for oil and gas firms in the Permian.

Trump Renews Twitter Assault on OPEC
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Trump pushes the case for lower oil prices a week before the cartel meets to set production policy.

Survey: Salary More Important to N. America Oil, Gas Workers
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Rigzone's Ideal Employer Survey reveals how North America respondents' values at work differ from other respondents.

IIoT Tech Seeks to Crack the Knowledge Transfer Code
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 A new wearable technology system is designed to ease the transfer of institutional knowledge from one generation to the next.

US Regulators Urge Better Oversight for Pipeline Cybersecurity
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 The federal agency now charged with overseeing cybersecurity for US pipelines is ill equipped to do the job, say two top regulators.

Sources Say ExxonMobil to Take Baby Steps to Expand Oil Trading Unit
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 ExxonMobil is dipping its toe in the world of oil trading, hiring executives and showing an appetite for expanding its operations.

America's Gas Prices May Double by 2040 as LNG Exports Grow
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Exports of US LNG may double prices for the fuel by 2040, according to a study.

Oil Near Flat as OPEC Supply Hike Appears Less Certain
Monday, June 11, 2018 Oil prices were little changed as comments from the Iraqi oil minister cast doubt as to whether OPEC would decide to boost output at its upcoming meeting.

The Permian Blowout Is Apparently Never-Ending: Liam Denning
Monday, June 11, 2018 Energy dominance carries its own backlash, it turns out.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For Third Week In A Row
Friday, June 08, 2018 US energy companies added oil rigs for a third week in a row even though crude prices have declined about 8% over the past three weeks.

Energy Transfer Partners Says Restores Power To West Texas Facility
Friday, June 08, 2018 Transfer Partners has restored power to a pumping station in West Texas and is in the process of restarting operations on two crude pipelines.

Construction Planned To Prepare Alaska's Arctic Refuge For Oil Drilling
Friday, June 08, 2018 The Trump administration says it will spend $4 million on construction projects in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in preparation for oil drilling in the nation's biggest wildlife park.

Oil Boom Bottleneck Costs Permian Investors $1B a Day
Thursday, June 07, 2018 More than $1B a day. That's how much value a Permian pipeline crunch wiped out from the explorers most focused on the booming shale region in two weeks.

Andeavor Seeks to Cut Cost of Importing Fuels to Baja California
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Andeavor plans to build a refined products terminal south of Tijuana in Mexico's Baja California state.

Soledad O'Brien: Energy Does a Terrible Job of Telling Its Story
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Emmy Award-winning journalist O'Brien believes energy companies need to focus their strategies on being honest and authentic in order to be successful in how they're portrayed in the media.

EIA: US Crude Stocks Unexpectedly Build Despite High Refining Rates
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 US crude oil stockpiles rose unexpectedly last week even as refineries hiked output to the highest in five months.

Trump's Move To Please Farmers On Biofuels Reform Draws Refinery Union Ire
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 President Donald Trump has abandoned an overhaul of biofuels policy aimed at reducing costs for the oil industry.

Frac Gel: Now Available at Your Local Grocery Store
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 'We'll perfect our chemistry,' a common goal for the Beach Boys and Liberty Oilfield Services.

Shale Country Dangles 100% Pay Raises as Labor Market Runs Dry
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 The mayor of Midland, Texas is being whipsawed by the latest Permian boom.

Devon Energy To Sell Some Midstream Stakes To Cut Debt, Sharpen Focus
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 Devon Energy Corp plans to sell its interests in EnLink Midstream to an affiliate of fund manager Global Infrastructure Partners for $3.13 billion in cash.

Trans Alaska Line Will Shut Three Times For Maintenance In Summer
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 The Trans-Alaska Pipeline will shut down three times this summer for scheduled maintenance.

Zachry Engineering to Close Texas Design Center
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 The company will be closing the doors to its design center in Amarillo later this summer.

Jobs Report: US Adds Thousands of Mining Jobs in May
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Once again, the oil and gas industry adds jobs in the U.S.

Gas Glut in Permian Sparks Dilemma Over How Much to Burn
Monday, June 04, 2018 Texas is facing a burning question that's pitting the state's economy against its environment, and oil drillers against each other.

Total-Borealis-Nova JV Breaks Ground on Texas Ethane Cracker
Monday, June 04, 2018 The $1.7 billion project should create more than 1,500 jobs.

Baker Hughes: US Drillers Add Oil Rigs For Second Week In A Row
Friday, June 01, 2018 US energy companies added oil rigs for a second week in a row even though crude prices have declined.