ESG

Source: Houston Chronicle

Exporting natural gas creates carbon footprint rivaling that of coal, data shows

Houston Chronicle


In May, while President Donald Trump toured a new $10 billion plant designed to prepare natural gas for export, he made a vow. Such facilities would be good for the environment, he said, or they won’t get approved.…

January 23, 2020 - 11:00 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG, LNG, Natural Gas News
Source: CNBC

Bank of America CEO says clients want to invest in companies ‘doing right by society’

CNBC


Bank of America CEO Brian Moynihan says money will keeping flowing to environment, social and governance funds (ESG) as more investors send the message that they want to own companies with a mission that aligns profits with broader social

Source: CNBC

Wind energy powerhouse Vestas announces plans for ‘zero-waste’ turbines

CNBC


Danish firm Vestas said Monday that it was aiming to produce “zero-waste” wind turbines by the year 2040.

The wind turbine manufacturer explained that its goal would mean operating a value chain that produced no waste materials.

This, it …

January 20, 2020 - 1:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG, Sustainability
Source: Houston Chronicle

Oil and gas firms must invest in clean energy solutions to survive: IEA

Houston Chronicle


Oil and gas companies put their own survival at risk if they fail to adapt to providing clean-energy solutions to the world, the International Energy Agency said in a report Monday.

The Paris-based IEA said the largest oil and …

Senators Deploy Cancel Culture Strategy Against Marathon Oil

Senators Deploy Cancel Culture Strategy Against Marathon Oil

"The cancel culture is legit when some senators from Washington use the power of the government to do a mob-style shakedown"
Senators Sheldon Whitehouse- Brian Schatz - Martin Heinrich

Recently three Democratic Senators – Senators Sheldon Whitehouse of Rhode Island,

Source: apnews.com

Climate is changing. Investing needs to, too, says BlackRock

AP News


NEW YORK — A changing climate means dramatic risks for the world — and for investments too, the chief of the world’s largest investment manager said Tuesday.

To prepare for and protect against those risks, BlackRock CEO Laurence …

January 14, 2020 - 2:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG, Renewable Energy
Source: Reuters

UAE to double renewable energy portfolio in next ten years: ADNOC

Reuters


ABU DHABI (Reuters) – The United Arab Emirates grew its renewable energy portfolio by more than 400% in the last 10 years, and is on track to double that again in the coming decade, Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. …

January 13, 2020 - 2:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG, International
Source: CNBC

Energy markets are in transition, and investors are retreating. Here’s why

CNBC


While the stock market has boomed, energy stocks have not. Indeed, they have been the worst-performing sector over the last decade. Moreover, energy has dropped from 15% in 1990 to only 5% of the S&P 500 sector weightings in …

Cenovus sets bold sustainability targets

Cenovus sets bold sustainability targets

Oil and Gas 360


Company further integrates ESG into strategy to enhance business resilience

CALGARY, Alberta, Jan. 09, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cenovus Energy Inc. (TSX: CVE) (NYSE: CVE) is establishing ambitious environmental, social and governance (ESG) targets to guide …

January 9, 2020 - 3:30 pm Canada News, Energy News, ESG
Source: Reuters

ESG for the Oil and Gas industry – what you need to know for 2020

Oil and Gas 360

Happy 2020!

Over the past six months, EnerCom has been crisscrossing the continent and meeting with oil and gas executives and the investment community to talk about Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG).

Source: Reuters

There are

Parsley Energy releases inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report

Parsley Energy releases inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report

Oil and Gas 360


AUSTIN, TexasDec. 19, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Parsley Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PE) (“Parsley” or the “Company”) today released its inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report. The report outlines Parsley’s commitment and approach to governance, ethics, environmental stewardship, …

Hi-Crush Inc. announces release of inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report

Hi-Crush Inc. announces release of inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report

The report covers all of the Company’s operations, facilities and job sites, in oil and gas basins across the United States including the Permian, Marcellus, Utica, Mid-Con, and others.


 

Hi-Crush Inc. Announces Release of Inaugural Corporate Responsibility Report -oilandgas360Hi-Crush Inc. (NYSE: HCR), or the “Company”, today announced that …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Goldman Sachs to invest $750 billion in clean energy, ‘sustainable’ industries

Houston Chronicle


WASHINGTON – The investment bank Goldman Sachs is committing to make available $750 billion over the next decade to invest in and finance cleaning up the energy industry, along with making farming more sustainable and reducing poverty, the …

December 16, 2019 - 3:00 pm Capital Markets, Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG
Source: Reuters

Exxon, Chevron face new round of shareholder climate resolutions

Reuters


LONDON (Reuters) – An activist group is increasing the pressure on five big U.S. and European oil companies with shareholder resolutions urging them to meet the Paris climate goals and cut carbon emissions.

Dutch group Follow This is targeting …

December 16, 2019 - 2:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, ESG, International
Apache Corporation releases 2019 sustainability report

Apache Corporation releases 2019 sustainability report

Oil and Gas 360


HOUSTON, Dec. 16, 2019 — Apache Corporation (NYSE/Nasdaq: APA) has released its 2019 Sustainability Report, which highlights the company’s performance in governance, environmental stewardship, health and safety, workforce development and community engagement. The report is available …

Duke Energy provides nearly $300,000 in grants to support species protection, water resources, pollinator programs in Florida

Duke Energy provides nearly $300,000 in grants to support species protection, water resources, pollinator programs in Florida

Duke Energy – Oil and Gas 360


Company selects 15 nonprofit organizations to receive funds is a great example of  Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

Company selects 15 nonprofit organizations to receive funds -oilandgas360

The Duke Energy Foundation has awarded more than a quarter-million dollars to 15 nonprofit organizations committed …

December 14, 2019 - 6:50 am Closing Bell Story‎, Corporate Social Responsibility, ESG