Emissions


All posts for Emissions

SHORT-TERM ENERGY OUTLOOK

Natural gas spot prices at the Waha hub in western Texas, located near Permian Basin production, settled at $1.55/million British thermal units (MMBtu) on August 15, the highest price since March 2019. GCX will provide much-needed additional natural gas takeaway pipeline capacity from the Permian ...

Hui Shan


Posted 10 days agoLink > CoalElectricityrenewable +3

SHORT-TERM ENERGY OUTLOOK

Facing a tough situation where shale oil prices are depressed due to a lack of infrastructure to send them to the US Gulf Coast for processing and export, independent US shale drillers are facing financial pressure as loans are no longer handed out like candy and investors are demanding results. ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > ElectricityrenewableCoal +10

SHORT-TERM ENERGY OUTLOOK

On May 31, 2019, Sempra Energy, the majority owner of the Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility, announced that the company had shipped its first cargo of LNG, becoming the fourth such facility in the United States to enter service since 2016. Cameron LNG has regulatory approval to ...

Hui Shan


Posted 3 months agoLink > STEOLiquid FuelsEmissions +4

Carbon Dioxide Emissions From the U.S. Power Sector Have Declined 28% Since 2005

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, U.S. Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions , 2017 U.S. electric power sector carbon dioxide emissions (CO2) have declined 28% since 2005 because of slower electricity demand growth and changes in the mix of fuels used to generate electricity ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 10 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4

Carbon Capture and Storage a Cost Effective Option for Australia to Reduce Emissions and Meet Paris Climate Targets

Australia can cost effectively reduce its CO₂ emissions and get closer to its Paris climate change commitments by including carbon capture and storage in its mitigation strategy, according to organisers of the premier international technical conference on carbon capture and storage (CCS) to be held ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


    21 Oct 2018


Posted 11 months agoEvent > CarbonCarbon CaptureCarbon Capture and Storage +3

ONE Future Welcomes New Member, BHE Pipeline Group

Houston, TX – Sept. 11, 2018 ONE Future Coalition (ONE Future) announced today that BHE Pipeline Group has joined the coalition, bringing the total number of member companies to 14. BHE Pipeline Group consists of two natural gas pipelines that operate in the Transmission and Storage Segment:  Nor ...

Kacey White


Posted 11 months agoPress > MethaneEmissions

ExxonMobil’s XTO Energy Announces Progress on Methane Emissions Reduction Program

Methane emissions reduced by 9 percent since 2016 Two-thirds of high-bleed pneumatics phased out to date through voluntary program Contributes to ExxonMobil's measures to reduce emissions by 15 percent by 2020 WASHINGTON--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- ExxonMobil subsidiary XTO Energy Inc. today said it ...

Art Berman - The Petroleum Truth Report


Posted 1 year agoPress > Exxon MobilExxon Mobil CorporationExxonMobil +3

Gazprom Becomes First Russian Energy Company to Conduct independent Audit of Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Gazprom became the first Russian energy company to perform an independent audit review (assurance) of corporate information on greenhouse gas emissions. The audit was carried out by KPMG, an audit and advisory company, in compliance with international standards. The positive results of the indepen ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > GazpromRussiaEnergy +2

Gazprom Signs Guiding Principles to Reduce Methane Emissions Across Natural Gas Value Chain

Gazprom signed the Guiding Principles on Reducing Methane Emissions across the Natural Gas Value Chain. In November 2017, the document was inked by such companies as BP, Eni, ExxonMobil, Repsol, Shell, Statoil, Total, and Wintershall. By signing the document, Gazprom made a commitment to further r ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > Gazpromnatural gasMethane +2

California Plans to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions 40% by 2030

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on California Air Resources Board data In July 2017, California's state legislature passed assembly bill (AB) 398 to reauthorize and extend until 2030 the state's economy-wide greenhouse gas (GHG) reduction program. The bill sets a new GHG ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoPress > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +4

UK Clean Growth Strategy

The Government has launched a Clean Growth Strategy in a plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. The strategy has been outlined to help build a lower-carbon future for the UK. The Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS), compiled the document which you can download and read t ...

stephen avv


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Clean growth strategymains gasgreenhouse gas +1

Paris Agreement Climate Pledges: Where Will The Money Come From?

The 2015 Paris climate agreement, so far ratified by 168 countries, formalizes nations' mutual efforts to combat climate change through clearly defined targets, such as limiting global warming to well below 2 degrees Celsius from pre-industrial levels. Several countries have formalized ways to achi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > Paris Climate AgreementNDCEmissions +2

Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions Expected to Fall in 2017 But Rise in 2018

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook Energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions fell in both 2015 and 2016, and they are expected to fall again in 2017, based on forecasts in EIA's Short-Term Energy Outlook . However, EIA forecasts a 2.2% increase ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > EIACarbon DioxideEmissions

John Crane discusses best practice technologies for managing gas emissions at United Nations

A United Nations panel examining the critical role gas will play in achieving the international organisation's Sustainable Development Goals has invited an expert from John Crane to showcase how the firm's technology is reducing methane emissions in sectors of the natural gas industry by up to 95%. ...

Jamie MacDonald


Posted 2 years agoPress > John CraneUNoil seal +2

Give us a Carbon Tax!

It seems like the Majors (and some of their NOC friends) are aligned in appealing for a Carbon Tax, specifically a tax on carbon emissions from oil & gas operations. The cynics amongst you might question the motives of the folk appealing for this – does it ‘knife' a significant number of competitor ...

David Bamford


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > Carbon TaxShellPremier Oil +1