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Enterprise Sees Plant Curbing Gulf Oil, Gas Supply Down for Days
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 An Enterprise Products Partners plant that shut after an explosion late Monday, halting flows on a major natural gas pipeline and curbing oil production in the Gulf of Mexico, is expected to remain down for at least several days.

Monitoring Device Rolled Out to Meet Electric-Powered Pump Jack Needs
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 An Internet of Things technology firm rolls out a device for remotely monitoring electric-powered pump jack wells.

Oil Erases Brexit Selloff as US Crude Supplies, Dollar Decline
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 Oil erased the two-day plunge that followed Britain's vote to leave the European Union after US crude inventories dropped for a sixth week while the dollar retreated against its peers.

Three Amigos Unveil Climate and Energy Plan, Nafta Changes
Wednesday, June 29, 2016 The US, Canada and Mexico will cut greenhouse gas emissions from the oil and gas sector, boost the development of clean power and build new cross-border transmission lines as part of a clean energy plan unveiled Wednesday.

Study: Mid-Market Oil, Gas Companies Face Long Road to Recovery
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Mid-market oil and gas companies will take time to recover from the recent downturn in oil and gas prices, a recent BDO study finds.

  


Oil Jumps 3% on Post-Brexit Bargain Hunting, Norway Strike
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Oil prices settle up 3 percent or more with investors buying back into the market after a two-day rout triggered by Britain's vote to leave the European Union.

Higher Oil Prices Don't Equal Increase in Hiring ... Yet
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 Texas oil economist says if oil prices continue to increase, employment gains could take place as soon as early fall.

Explosion At Gas Plant in Mississippi, US
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 There has been an explosion at a gas plant located at 6800 Stennis Blvd in Mississippi, according to a statement on FaceBook from the Pascagoula Police Department.

Oil Caps Biggest Two-Day Loss Since February on Brexit Fallout
Monday, June 27, 2016 Oil caps the biggest two-day drop since February as futures remain volatile after the UK last week voted to leave the European Union.

Can Oil, Gas Workers Find Resilience through Sector Switching?
Monday, June 27, 2016 Being open to opportunities outside of upstream may be key to staying employed in the oil and gas industry during the downturn.

Operations as a Science May Benefit Offshore Exploration, Production
Monday, June 27, 2016 GE and Shell see benefits for the exploration and production sector in the 'Operations as a Science' approach.

Oil Investor Zukerman Pleads Guilty in Tax Evasion Case
Monday, June 27, 2016 Oil-industry investor Morris Zukerman admitted to evading tens of millions of dollars in taxes, pleading guilty to federal charges that could send him to prison for more than seven years.

BLOG:Throwing in the Towel? Some Oil, Gas Workers Choose to Leave Industry
Monday, June 27, 2016 Two years into the oil and gas downturn, displaced workers become weary of few job opportunities and explore other options.

Energy Layoffs Continue in Texas
Monday, June 27, 2016 Weatherford Artificial Lift Systems and Sun Fab Industrial Contracting will reduce workforces in Texas.

SEC Sues 'Frack Master' for Spending Investor Cash on Strippers
Friday, June 24, 2016 Calling himself the "frack master," Texas businessman Chris Faulkner charmed hundreds of investors and major media companies into believing he had extensive experience in energy markets.

Oil Prices Plunge 5% as Britain Votes to Leave EU
Friday, June 24, 2016 Oil prices settled 5 percent lower on Friday after Britain's vote to leave the EU spurred massive risk aversion and a rally in safe havens like the US dollar.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs After 3 Weeks of Additions
Friday, June 24, 2016 US oil drillers cut rigs this week for a 20th week this year after three weeks of additions, according to Baker Hughes' report Friday.

The Keys To Managing Employee Engagement
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Experts in the oil and gas industry share ways to identify and effectively manage employee engagement.

Oil Patch 'Left for Dead' Will Spark New IPOs for US Explorers
Thursday, June 23, 2016 As the oil industry emerges from the biggest bust in three decades, shale drillers in a neglected corner of the biggest US oil field are poised to take a new generation of gushers public.

Oil Ends Higher in Choppy Trade Ahead of Britain's EU Vote
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Oil prices closed 2 percent higher after a volatile session on Thursday, with investors less worried about prospects for the global economy after the last pre-vote opinion polls showed Britain was likely to remain in the European Union.

Rystad Energy: US DUC Inventory to Decrease
Thursday, June 23, 2016 Rystad Energy believes the US will see fewer DUCs in 2H 2016 due to an uptick in horizontal oil completions.

How Mobility Can Bring Operational Efficiencies to Oil, Gas Sector
Thursday, June 23, 2016 With crude oil prices currently in a slump, many companies are now looking to IT and emerging technologies such as mobile to help achieve their productivity.

Significant Gaps Between Men, Women on Corporate Boards
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 New data from Catalyst shows large disparity still exists between men and women on boards of directors.

US Court Sets Aside Obama Administration Fracking Rules for Public Lands
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 A federal judge in Wyoming has set aside new regulations for hydraulic fracturing on public lands that were vehemently opposed by oil and gas producers.

Oil Ends Lower After Small US Drawdown; Choppy Ahead of Brexit Vote
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 Oil prices settled down more than 1 percent on Wednesday after a smaller-than-expected US inventory drawdown and amid jitters ahead of a vote on whether Britain should stay in the European Union.

EIA: US Adds Most Oil Storage Capacity in Sept-March Since 2011
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 The United States added 34 million barrels of crude oil storage capacity from September 2015 to March 2016, the largest expansion since the Energy Information Administration began tracking the data in 2011, the agency says.

White House to Defend Fracking Rules in the Courts
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 The White House says it will continue to defend in the courts its legal authority to set rules governing hydraulic fracturing on public lands.

Justice Alito Sells Exxon Stock After Years of Case Recusals
Wednesday, June 22, 2016 US Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito sells the Exxon Mobil stock that for almost a decade kept him from taking part in cases involving the world's biggest publicly traded oil company.

Why Reverse Mentoring Could Work for Oil, Gas Companies
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Business leaders share how reverse mentoring programs helped their companies and how they might do the same for the oil and gas industry.

Quarter of PE firms plan oil buyouts by end of year -survey
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 A quarter of private equity firms plan acquisitions in oil and gas by the end of the year, sensing an opportunity after low crude prices eroded the sector's profitability, according to an EY survey.

Kemp: Global Oil Demand Shows No Sign of Peaking
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 'Peak oil demand' has become a fashionable concept among climate campaigners but the evidence suggests oil consumption is growing at the fastest rate for a decade and shows no sign of letting up.

Oil Settles Down, Bounces Off Session Lows With Gasoline
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Oil prices dip on Tuesday based on more speculation over Britain's future in the European Union, then pared losses to settle off session lows as a US refinery outage triggered a rebound in gasoline prices.

Shell Expects Continued Benefit from Capital Efficiency Strategy
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Shell officials discuss strategy on how the company has boosted in capital efficiency for drilling.

Shell Sees Strong Potential for Permian Basin Assets
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Shell outlines its strategy for the Permian Basin, part of its future plans to grow its unconventional oil and gas business.

One Way to Solve Fracking's Water Problem: Don't Use Water
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 The shale gas revolution brought the U.S. both energy-superpower status and a short list of headaches: engineering challenges, many wells have a disappointingly short productive lifetime, and those lifetimes can vary even within the same field.

Tokyo Gas Buys Eagle Ford Shale Stake, Despite Loss from Prior US Purchase
Tuesday, June 21, 2016 Tokyo Gas buys a 25-percent stake in an Eagle Ford shale gas formation.

In the Birthplace of U.S. Oil, Methane Gas Is Leaking Everywhere
Monday, June 20, 2016 In Pennsylvania, birthplace of the U.S. oil industry, century-old abandoned oil wells have long been part of the landscape.

Marathon Oil Deal Latest Big Oklahoma Bet by U.S. Drillers
Monday, June 20, 2016 Oil and gas producer Marathon Oil Corp's plans to buy a small Oklahoma producer is the latest signal U.S. shale companies are pouncing on properties in the state's high margin STACK basin as the price of oil rebounds.

One Killed, 3 Hurt in North Dakota Well Explosion -AP
Monday, June 20, 2016 An oil worker was killed and two others were injured at an explosion at a well owned by an Exxon subsidiary in North Dakota, the Associated Press reports.

Energy Transfer CEO Feared Deal Would Cause 'Implosion'
Monday, June 20, 2016 Energy Transfer Equity LP CEO Kelcy Warren feared that pushing ahead with a merger with rival pipeline operator Williams Cos. after a plunge in oil prices would prompt analysts to downgrade the company and cause an "implosion."

Oil Up 3 pct as Brexit Chances Dim; Gasoline Surges Too
Monday, June 20, 2016 Oil prices rise 3 percent, settling higher for a second straight day, after polls showing a lower likelihood of Britain leaving the European Union while U.S. gasoline surges 5 percent in anticipation of peak summer driving demand.

Raymond James: Get Ready for $80 Oil
Monday, June 20, 2016 Rebounding after a two-year collapse, it's only this month that oil prices have pushed up past $50 a barrel, but Raymond James & Associates says this is just the beginning for higher prices.

U.S. Offshore Regulator to Unveil Tougher Environmental Safeguards
Monday, June 20, 2016 The U.S. government agency created after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill plans in coming weeks to unveil tougher financial requirements for offshore oil producers aimed at protecting taxpayers from the risk of cleaning up abandoned oil rigs.

With Oil Price Near $50, Resilient US Shale Producers Eye New Chapter
Monday, June 20, 2016 Two years into the worst oil price rout in a generation, large and mid-sized U.S. independent producers are surviving and eyeing growth again as oil nears $50 a barrel, confounding OPEC and Saudi Arabia with their resiliency.

Leading through Change: Judy Marks Shares Her Experiences
Friday, June 17, 2016 Dresser-Rand's EVP shares how she has been able to lead through an ever-changing market.

Williams-ETE $20B Merger Heads to Courtroom Showdown
Friday, June 17, 2016 A high-stakes trial will open to determine if Dallas billionaire Kelcy Warren's Energy Transfer Equity can back out of a $20 billion agreement to buy rival pipeline operator Williams Cos Inc.

Oil Jumps 4 pct as Brexit Fears Ease, Still Down on Week
Friday, June 17, 2016 Oil prices jump about 4 percent, as a weaker dollar and less anxiety about Britain's possible exit from the European Union encourage investors to buy riskier assets.

Baker Hughes: U.S. Oil Drillers add Rigs for Third Week In A Row
Friday, June 17, 2016 U.S. drillers this week added oil rigs for a third week in a row for the first time since August, according to a closely followed report.

Deloitte: Debt, Shareholder Payouts May Take Priority Over CAPEX Spending
Thursday, June 16, 2016 A recovery in oil prices may not translate into more spending as companies face debt repayment and shareholder payout obligations.

Oil Slides 4% on Worry of Market Turmoil if UK Leaves EU
Thursday, June 16, 2016 Oil prices slumped about 4 percent and hit one-month lows, settling down for a sixth straight day, on fears of global economic turmoil if Britain exits the European Union.

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