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One Person Still Missing Following Natgas Platform Explosion in Louisiana
Monday, October 16, 2017 Local authorities are performing a search and rescue for one person still unaccounted for after a natural gas platform explosion on Lake Pontchartrain.

Oil Rises 1% As Iraq Fighting Shuts Output In Kirkuk
Monday, October 16, 2017 Crude prices rises 1% as Iraqi forces entered the oil-rich city of Kirkuk.

Create the Perfect Resume for a Drilling Consultant
Friday, October 13, 2017 Rigzone details how to best tailor your resume to land a job as a drilling consultant.

US Oil Pipeline Rivals Look To Consolidate West Texas Projects
Friday, October 13, 2017 US pipeline firms scramble to plot new pipelines to take all that petroleum from West Texas to refineries, export hubs and petrochemical plants.

Mercuria: Record US Oil Exports Set To Surge Further
Friday, October 13, 2017 Already record US oil exports are set to surge further in the coming month.

Regulator: Oklahoma Pipeline Breach Spilled 15,800 Gallons of Oil
Friday, October 13, 2017 An accidental breach this week of Centurion Pipeline LP's oil pipeline in Oklahoma spilled 377 barrels of oil before it was repaired.

Fourth Train Complete At Cheniere's Sabine Pass LNG Plant
Friday, October 13, 2017 Cheniere Energy Partners LP says that the fourth train at its Sabine Pass liquefied natural gas plant was substantially complete.

Oil Rises to Two-Week High Amid Optimism on Re-Balancing Process
Friday, October 13, 2017 Might the global crude oil glut be eroding?

Sasol Plans More Hiring for Louisiana Project
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Company hits milestone for $11 billion ethane cracker and derivatives project.

BLOG: Where's Oil and Gas Travel Getting Pricier (and Cheaper)?
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Read this if you're heading to Aberdeen, Houston or other oil and gas hubs in 2018.

Turning the Faucet Back On: OFS Rebuilding Workforce
Thursday, October 12, 2017 After a prolonged oil slump and hundreds of thousands of layoffs, oilfield service companies are having to hire talent again.

EIA: US Crude Inventories Fall, Gasoline Posts Surprise Build
Thursday, October 12, 2017 US crude oil inventories fell last week as refining rates rose, while gasoline posted an unexpected hefty build, the EIA says.

Dakota Access Helps Drillers But Isn't a Bakken Game-Changer
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Is the Dakota Access 'a game-changer?'

Oil Slips Despite Larger Draw In US Stocks
Thursday, October 12, 2017 Oil prices rebounded from earlier losses, but ended lower on the day.

Most US Oil Executives See Prices Below $60/Barrel Through 2018
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Nearly two-thirds of US oil executives see crude oil prices remaining below $60 per barrel through 2018, according to a Deloitte survey.

EIA: US Heating Costs Forecast To Be Higher This Winter
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Most US households can expect higher heating expenditures this winter than in the previous two years, according to the government's Winter Fuels Outlook.

Oil Pares Gains After Industry Data Shows Crude Stocks Rising
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 Oil pared gains after an industry report was said to show a surprise increase in US crude inventories.

Ensco Acquires Atwood Oceanics, Lays Off Staff
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 After completing its acquisition of Atwood Oceanics, Ensco will be terminating employees.

Fluor to Lead Engineering, Procurement for $2.4B Texas Project
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Fluor gets another role in $2.4B LyondellBasell Texas project.

Colonial Partners With Enterprise For Fuel Exports From Beaumont Terminal
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Colonial Pipeline and Enterprise Products Partners said they have partnered to boost exports from the Beaumont refined oil products terminal in Texas.

EPA Chief Calls for Ending Wind Tax Credits to Help Coal Survive
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Tax incentives for the wind industry should be eliminated, Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt says.

Increasing the World's Oil Reserves with Digitization
Monday, October 09, 2017 As oil companies look to increase production, digitization can help them expand their reserves, which keeps prices down for consumers.

No More Free Lunch Is the Big Change Under Way in the Oil Market
Monday, October 09, 2017 For years, investors have played Popeye to the energy industry's Wimpy.

Seafarers Fret Over New Assault on Jones Act in Wake of Storms
Monday, October 09, 2017 Arizona Sen. John McCain called the Jones Act "an antiquated, protectionist law that has driven up costs."

Oil Dawdles Near $50 as Market Yawns at Efforts to Whittle Glut
Monday, October 09, 2017 Oil crept toward the $50-a-barrel mark after OPEC's chief dangled the possibility of prolonging supply curbs well into next year.

Philadelphia-area Refiners Urge Trump to Reform Biofuels Program
Monday, October 09, 2017 The US renewable fuel program is pitting the oil industry against the powerful farm lobby.

Oil Industry Networking Site Creator Gets One Year in US Hack Case
Monday, October 09, 2017 David Kent, 41, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Denise Cote in Manhattan.

API Panel Member: Voluntary Methane Program Forthcoming
Friday, October 06, 2017 Shell exec who sits on API panel discusses voluntary program.

How to Become a Drilling Consultant
Friday, October 06, 2017 Rigzone gives you the rundown on the education and experience requirements to become a drilling consultant.

US Jobs Report: Mining Remains Steady
Friday, October 06, 2017 Despite a tumultuous hurricane season, oil and gas employment remains steady in September.

Oil Posts Biggest Weekly Drop Since May as Storm Concerns Ease
Friday, October 06, 2017 Oil took a downward turn as concerns eased about Tropical Storm Nate's threat to offshore crude platforms and coastal refineries.

Kemp: US Refiners Struggle to Keep Up with Demand for Distillates
Friday, October 06, 2017 Stocks have declined by 27 million barrels since the start of the year compared a 3 million barrel increase in the same period last year.

Contractor Died at Valero Corpus Christi Refinery-Company
Friday, October 06, 2017 A contractor died at Valero Energy Corp's Corpus Christi, Texas, refinery on Wednesday, the company said on Friday.

India's Reliance Sells US Shale Asset for $126 Mln
Friday, October 06, 2017 Reliance bought the Marcellus asset in 2010 for $392 million.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for 4th Week in Five -Baker Hughes
Friday, October 06, 2017 The oil rig count fell by two to 748 in the week to Oct. 6, General Electric Co's Baker Hughes energy services firm said.

U.S. Gulf Oil Producers Start Evacuating Staff Ahead of Tropical Storm Nate
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Oil and natural gas producers began evacuating staff at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Tropical Storm Nate, the second storm in as many months to threaten Gulf Coast oil and refining facilities.

Dirty Water in U.S. Shale Patch Drives Investment in Water Handlers
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Huge volumes of dirty water produced by U.S. shale firms are driving up investment in water-handling specialists, as cash-conscious oil and gas companies try to trim costs.

Oil Drillers May See Big U.S. Tax Cut - If Deductions Survive
Thursday, October 05, 2017 U.S. oil explorers could see a multibillion-dollar benefit from a move to slash the U.S. corporate tax rate but some of the industry's biggest tax breaks could also be under fire.

Tillerson Flap Bad Timing for Iran Decision: Balance of Power
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Signs of friction are again plaguing Donald Trump's White House at a pivotal moment for his policy agenda.

U.S. Trade Dispute Scaring Companies From Buying Solar Power
Thursday, October 05, 2017 A trade dispute over solar imports has stalled clean-energy projects across the U.S.

Senators Object to Plan to Lower US Renewable Fuel Requirements for 2018
Thursday, October 05, 2017 A group of 38 U.S. senators asked the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to abandon plans to lower biofuels requirements for oil refiners in 2018, according to a letter made public by the office of Senator Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota.

Sources: Shell Prep Louisiana Refineries to Keep Running in Storm
Thursday, October 05, 2017 PBF Energy and Royal Dutch Shell Plc were preparing their Louisiana refineries to keep running during Tropical Storm Nate, which is forecast to make landfall in the state on Sunday, sources familiar with plant operations said.

Oil Edges Higher as Saudi-Russia Encounter Reassures Oil Bulls
Thursday, October 05, 2017 Oil climbs as Saudi Arabia and Russia, the world's biggest oil exporters, signal continued cooperation on efforts to erode a global crude glut.

Congressmen: Oil and Gas Industry Needs a Better Narrative
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 Industry needs to better define itself in face of opposition, say panelists at Washington, D.C., conference.

Trump Admin Plans To Delay Methane Controls From Oil, Gas
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 The US Interior Department will propose this week delaying parts of an Obama-era rule to limit methane emissions from oil and gas production on federal lands.

EIA: US Crude Stocks Fall As Exports Hit New Record
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 US crude oil stocks fell sharply last week as crude exports rose to a record high of nearly 2 million barrels per day, the Energy Information Administration says.

Oil Slips After Surprising Increase In US Crude Exports
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 Oil prices fell after a surprising jump in US crude exports to a record 2 million barrels per day fanned worries about global oversupply.

LNG Can Play 'Meaningful Role' Targeting US Trade Imbalance
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 US gas exports can improve balance of trade, create jobs and support long-term economic growth.

Shale Boom's Dark Secret, Ruined Old Oil Wells in Oklahoma
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 Not every oilman is gaining from the US shale boom.

Jon Huntsman Drops Off Chevron's Board After Winning Moscow Post
Tuesday, October 03, 2017 Jon Huntsman quits Chevron's board.

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