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Link Between Growth in Economic Activity and Electricity Use is Changing Around the World

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, World Bank Growth in economic activity (measured as gross domestic product) has tended historically to be coupled with increases in electricity use as populations grow and generate more goods and services. However, more recently this relationship ...

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Posted 9 hours agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +3

Decommissioning Nuclear Reactors is a Long-Term and Costly Process

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Nuclear Regulatory Commission and IAEA Power Reactor Information System Since 2013, six commercial nuclear reactors in the United States have shut down, and an additional eight reactors have announced plans to retire by 2025. The retirem ...

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Posted 3 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4

S&P Global Platts Survey of Analysts Suggests U.S. EIA Data to Show 14-Bcf Draw to Natural Gas Stocks

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Thursday is expected to report a 14-billion cubic feet (Bcf) withdrawal for the week that ended November 10, according to a survey of analysts by S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commo ...

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Posted 3 days agoOpinion > S&P Global PlattsEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +2

Growth in Global Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Expected to Slow

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 Reference case EIA projects that growth in global carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from energy-related sources will slow despite increasing energy consumption. EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017 ...

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Posted 3 days agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +3

Hess Presents at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2017 Global Energy Conference

Highlights Company's High Graded Portfolio, Proforma Cash Flow Growth and Prefunding of “Transformative” Guyana Opportunity Announces $500 Million Share Repurchase Plan in addition to $500 Million in Debt Reduction NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 16, 2017-- In a presentation at the Bank ...

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Posted 3 days agoPress > Hess CorporationUnited Statesceo +2

Transportation Constraints and Export Costs Widen The Brent-WTI Crude Oil Price Spread

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook In its November Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO), EIA forecasts the price difference between West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude oil priced at Cushing, Oklahoma, and Brent, the global crude oil price benchmark, to ...

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Posted 5 days agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +5

Hess Issues Statement on Impact from Incident at Shell Enchilada Platform in Gulf of Mexico

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 13, 2017-- Hess Corporation (NYSE: HES) released a statement today about the impact on its operations resulting from a fire at the Shell Enchilada platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Shell advised in a statement on Nov. 12 that a plan for repairing the damaged portions ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > Hess CorporationNYSEGulf Of Mexico +3

CO2 Emissions From Coal Fell by Record Amount in 2015, Led by Texas and Midwest

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, State Carbon Dioxide Emissions Data Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions associated with coal consumption in the United States fell by a record 231 million metric tons in 2015. More than 60% of the annual decrease occurred in 10 states, led by Texa ...

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Posted 7 days agoOpinion > CO2EIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +4

Coal Stockpiles at U.S. Coal Power Plants Have Fallen Since Last Year

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Electricity Monthly Update In August 2017, coal stockpiles at electric power plants were 144 million tons, the lowest monthly level since late 2014, according to EIA's Electric Power Monthly . Coal stockpiles at U.S. coal-fired power plant ...

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Posted 11 days agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +2

TouchstoneEnergy Develops Game Changing AFE Automation Software to Transform Spend Control for Oil and Gas Companies

The Automated AFE solution tracks approvals, reports spend against budget, saves management time, and introduces full cost control transparency. AFE Automation streamlines the complete AFE process, from initial request for approval, through to budget creation, and on to project close-out activities ...

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Posted 11 days agoPress > TouchstoneUnited KingdomLondon +9

Husky Energy Closes Acquisition of Superior Refinery

Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) has closed its acquisition of the Superior Refinery, a 50,000 barrel per day refinery located in Superior, Wisconsin. The Superior Refinery increases Husky's downstream crude processing capacity, in line with the Company's growing production. With the addition of the Superio ...

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Posted 12 days agoPress > TSXHusky EnergySuperior Refinery +4

Noble Energy Signs Agreement to Divest Non-Core DJ Basin Acreage

Noble Energy, Inc. ( NYSE : NBL ) ("Noble Energy" or "the Company") today announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with SRC Energy Inc. to divest approximately 30,200 net acres from the Company's non-core DJ Basin position in Weld County, Colorado.  Included with the acreage sold is app ...

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Posted 12 days agoPress > Noble EnergyNYSEDivestment +4

More U.S. Distillate is Being Exported

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Petroleum Supply Monthly Note: 2017 data reflect January through August. U.S. distillate exports have continued to increase in 2017, both in volume and as a share of total distillate production. Domestic distillate demand has remained relat ...

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Posted 13 days agoOpinion > United StatesDistillate FuelEIA +3

S&P Global Platts Preview of U.S. EIA Data: Likely to Show Crude Oil Stocks Fell 2.7 Million Barrels

Consistent builds in crude oil inventories at Cushing, Oklahoma (delivery point for New York Mercantile Exchange or NYMEX oil futures), since early August have weighed on NYMEX crude futures, leading to a larger discount to Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) Brent, providing an incentive for U.S. crud ...

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Posted 13 days agoOpinion > S&P Global PlattsS&PUnited States +6

Repowering Wind Turbines Adds Generating Capacity at Existing Sites

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Annual Electric Generator Report , Early Release 2016 Repowering older wind turbines, which involves replacing aging turbines or components, is becoming more common in the United States as the turbine fleet ages and as wind turbine technology ...

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Posted 14 days agoOpinion > United StatesEIAEnergy Information Administration EIA +2