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TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces Inaugural 2020 Sustainability Report

TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces Inaugural 2020 Sustainability Report

TORC Oil & Gas Ltd. Announces Inaugural 2020 Sustainability Report TORC Oil…

ESG Data Quagmire Impedes Sustainable Finance Impact, OECD Says

ESG Data Quagmire Impedes Sustainable Finance Impact, OECD Says

Bloomberg Green


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: We have been seeing on the 360 News Desk, “No ESG – No Access to Capital”. This article brings up exactly what we are seeing in the market. There is also the

Callon Petroleum Company Releases Inaugural 2019 Sustainability Report

Callon Petroleum Company Releases Inaugural 2019 Sustainability Report

Callon Petroleum Company Releases Inaugural 2019 Sustainability Report PR Newsw…

Exxon Touts Carbon Capture as a Climate Fix, but Uses It to Maximize Profit and Keep Oil Flowing – follow the money for the true story

Exxon Touts Carbon Capture as a Climate Fix, but Uses It to Maximize Profit and Keep Oil Flowing – follow the money for the true story

inside climate news


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: This is an excellent article by Nicholas Kunetz, and worth your time to read. He covers an excellent discussion of the carbon capture as a bi-partisan supported climate change discussion in the

Power Africa / US Led partnership

Nigerian solar firm, others receive $2.6m USAID grant to power rural clinics in Africa – A bright spot in your day

Energy Mix


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: It is great seeing a story like this one from Energy Mix. Getting low cost power, and energy,  to all people around the globe is absolutely fantastic! A team effort bringing different

The Safer tanker has been stranded off Yemen's Red Sea oil terminal of Ras Issa for more than five years.

‘Oil Spot’ Reported Near Decaying Tanker off Yemen – Saudi and the world need action now, not after the disaster

MarineLink


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: We have been following this story for some time. The pending disaster will make the Exxon Valdez look like a bathtub ring after a bath. compared to  Safer tanker could be 4 times

September 24, 2020 - 12:15 pm Crude Oil News, ESG, International, Marine Shipping, Special Report
Entergy Commits to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Entergy Commits to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050

Entergy Commits to Achieving Net-Zero Carbon Emissions by 2050 Company advances…

September 24, 2020 - 10:00 am ESG, Net Zero, Press Releases
Women In The Labour Force: Qubec’s Chemical, Petrochemical, Refining And Gas Industry Adopts Tools To Favor Recruiting And Integration

Women In The Labour Force: Qubec’s Chemical, Petrochemical, Refining And Gas Industry Adopts Tools To Favor Recruiting And Integration

Women In The Labour Force: Québec’s Chemical, Petrochemical, Refining And Gas Indust…

September 24, 2020 - 5:29 am Canada, Canada News, ESG, Press Releases
‘The time is now,’ says EY CEO Carmine Di Sibio, as the Big Four corporate accounting firms get serious about ethical governance and endorse official ESG reporting standards

‘The time is now,’ says EY CEO Carmine Di Sibio, as the Big Four corporate accounting firms get serious about ethical governance and endorse official ESG reporting standards

Business Insider


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: Excellent article from the Business Insider as one in the 6 part series. We have been covering the availability of capital to energy firms with, and without ESG plans. It will be

September 22, 2020 - 8:48 pm Borrowing Base, ESG, Finance, Oil and Gas 360 Publisher Note:
In addition to the emissions reductions target, Maersk Drilling’s sustainability strategy contains initiatives within a range of areas, including a target of increasing the share of onshore female leaders to 30 per cent across all leadership levels.

Maersk Drilling sets 50 pct CO2 emissions decrease target

Offshore


Danish offshore drilling company Maersk Drilling has set a target of lowering the intensity of CO2 emissions from its drilling operations by 50 per cent by 2030.

Maersk Drilling on Thursday that the target was supported by the company’s …

September 18, 2020 - 6:00 am ESG, International, Popular 3, Sustainability
Source: Reuters

BlackRock to double down on ESG despite new DoL proposal

Financial Planning


Though a new Labor Department proposal could hinder the use of ESG factors in retirement plans, the world’s largest money manager isn’t stepping back from sustainable investing.

In fact, BlackRock is upping its commitment.

By the end of …

September 18, 2020 - 5:34 am Borrowing Base, ESG, Finance, Fund Management
SEACOR Viking

SEACOR Marine Forms New Sustainability Council to Lead Enhanced ESG Program

Discloses Sustainability Achievements and Plans Announces Receipt of ISO 14001 and 45…

Source: Reuters

Pandemic’s ‘great reset’ pushes energy firms toward renewables, hydrogen: executives

Reuters


SINGAPORE – The economic trauma caused by the coronavirus pandemic has pushed energy companies to step-up investment in renewables, hydrogen and other low carbon alternatives, but fossil fuels will be their dominant business for the foreseeable future, industry executives …

Source: Reuters

Rio Tinto exits seen reverberating across boardrooms

Reuters


SYDNEY/LONDON  – The departure of Rio Tinto Chief Executive Jean-Sebastien Jacques over the destruction of ancient Aboriginal heritage sites in Australia has put mining executives globally on notice – ignore cultural and social issues at your peril.

Tens of …

September 11, 2020 - 9:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, ESG, International, People
The Oil & Gas Conference: The ESG Panel- Exploring the Latest Issues Affecting the Cost of Capital and ESG

The Oil & Gas Conference: The ESG Panel- Exploring the Latest Issues Affecting the Cost of Capital and ESG

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September 9, 2020 - 2:00 pm ESG, Industry Insights & Opinions
Source: Reuters

ESG gets pushback at Barclays, but it’s still a ‘significant opportunity,’ strategist says

CNBC


Is ESG worth it?

Analysts at Barclays grappled with that question in a recent report titled “ESG funds: Looking beyond the label,” a look at whether investing in assets based on environmental, social and governance factors actually leads to …

September 5, 2020 - 3:02 pm ESG
Parsley Energy Releases Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

Parsley Energy Releases Annual Corporate Responsibility Report

AUSTIN, Texas , Sept. 1, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) (“Parsley” …

Cheniere Energy, Inc. Provides Operational Update on Sabine Pass Following Hurricane Laura; Announces $1 Million Donation towards Local Community Relief Efforts

Cheniere Energy, Inc. Provides Operational Update on Sabine Pass Following Hurricane Laura; Announces $1 Million Donation towards Local Community Relief Efforts

Assessment of Sabine Pass facility shows no significant damage to facility; Executing plan …

August 31, 2020 - 8:47 am ESG, LNG, Press Releases
Gibson Energy Announces Its Inaugural Submission to CDP and the Creation of Its Sustainability and ESG Board Committee

Gibson Energy Announces Its Inaugural Submission to CDP and the Creation of Its Sustainability and ESG Board Committee

CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 26, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Gibson Energy Inc. (“Gibson …

August 26, 2020 - 8:35 am ESG, Press Releases
Battalion Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

Battalion Announces Appointment of New Chief Financial Officer

Houston, Aug. 19, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Battalion Oil Corporation (NYSEA: BATL, “…

August 19, 2020 - 8:17 pm ESG, People, Press Releases
Bursa Malaysia Publishes ESG Scores of Publicly Listed Companies

Bursa Malaysia Publishes ESG Scores of Publicly Listed Companies

Regulation Asia


The availability of ESG ratings will help investors and allow listed companies to benchmark themselves against their peers in terms ESG performance, Bursa Malaysia says.

Bursa Malaysia – in cooperation with FTSE Russell – is publishing ESG scores …

August 16, 2020 - 10:25 am ESG, Finance, International
Con Edison To Webcast Environmental, Social, And Governance (ESG) Presentation On August 26

Con Edison To Webcast Environmental, Social, And Governance (ESG) Presentation On August 26

NEW YORK , Aug. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Consolidated Edison’s corporate leadership …

August 14, 2020 - 3:41 pm Conference Calls & Webcasts, Energy News, ESG, Press Releases
Investments into environmental, social, and governance jumped by 72% this year, says Morningstar.

Investments into environmental, social, and governance jumped by 72% this year, says Morningstar.

Karma


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: This is an excellent article from Neanda Salvaterra. I have a mantra in the energy markets: “good management – good numbers: No well articulated ESG plan, No access to capital, No survival”. The

August 14, 2020 - 8:03 am ESG, Finance, Industry Insights, International
Source: CNBC

40% of companies discussed diversity on earnings calls, up from 4% in prior quarter, new data shows

CNBC


Corporate America is turning a critical eye toward its diversity, equality and inclusion policies in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic and the civil unrest that’s swept the nation, new data from RBC shows.

The firm found that 40% …

August 13, 2020 - 2:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, ESG
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Duke Energy provides more than $1 million in grants to support social justice, racial equity

CHARLOTTE, N.C. , Aug. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Duke Energy, through its foundation, toda…

August 12, 2020 - 12:25 pm Corporate Social Responsibility, ESG, Press Releases
Phillips 66 Plans to Transform San Francisco Refinery into World’s Largest Renewable Fuels Plant

Phillips 66 Plans to Transform San Francisco Refinery into World’s Largest Renewable Fuels Plant

Conversion is expected to reduce the plant’s greenhouse gas emissions by 50% P…

August 12, 2020 - 12:25 pm Corporate Social Responsibility, Downstream, ESG, Press Releases
Chevron Pledges $1 Million for Lebanese Red Cross

Chevron Pledges $1 Million for Lebanese Red Cross

Chevron Corporation today announced a contribution of $1 million to the Lebanese Red Cross, i…

US continues to lag behind with ESG

US continues to lag behind with ESG

Raconteur


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: There are forces of change in the oil & gas market. ESG has the most impact, and critical component for the survival of energy companies. No well articulated and executed ESG plan –

August 9, 2020 - 1:37 am Economy, ESG, Finance, International
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Essential Utilities Inc. Advances Environmental, Social and Governance Function

Essential Utilities Inc. (NYSE: WTRG) announced today that it has further advanced its enviro…

July 29, 2020 - 10:38 am ESG, Press Releases

Alliant Energy announces accelerated sustainability goals in new Corporate Responsibility Report

MADISON, Wis., July 22, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Today, Alliant Energy releases their 2020 …