Post Tagged with: "climate change"

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Gareth Foulks-Jones – The international view of energy and renewables

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Gareth Foulks-Jones – The international view of energy and renewables

When I read Gareth's articles, they were very interesting and had some great insight on renewables that I had not previously thought about. The discussions we had in the interview cover energy from all aspects around the globe. We even

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Do you feel the need to save millions of dollars in transactional costs?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Data Gumbo – Do you feel the need to save millions of dollars in transactional costs?

When people hear the word "blockchain" they either fall to the floor in the fetal position, or jump up and down about the best transactional technology they use. Personally, I am the guy curled up on the floor. When Michael

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: EnergyNet- Commodities Automation = ROI – Especially in Covid times

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: EnergyNet- Commodities Automation = ROI – Especially in Covid times

EnergyNet offers an easy-to-use oil, gas, and other commodities auction and sealed bid transaction service that facilitates the sale of producing working interests (operated and non-operated), overrides, royalties, mineral interests, leasehold, and other contracts. 

 

Ok, that being said, so

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: All things Goodrich Petroleum with Rob Turnham, President and COO

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: All things Goodrich Petroleum with Rob Turnham, President and COO

There are many factors that impact executives, and their decisions, in this tumultuous oil & gas market. We were able to sit down with Rob Turnham, President and Chief Operating Officer for the Goodrich Petroleum Corporation and talk about the

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Buddy Clark – Oil Capital – History has a way of repeating and even enabling bigger problems.

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Buddy Clark – Oil Capital – History has a way of repeating and even enabling bigger problems.

The history of the wild west is closely followed by the American oil wildcatters and their bankers. Today, the United states is facing some of the most tumultuous disasters ever recorded. Who would have ever guessed that a game of

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Hedi Mckillop – A Stranded Nation – Are you listening Canada and the United States?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Hedi Mckillop – A Stranded Nation – Are you listening Canada and the United States?

I have to admit that was not prepared for the emotional impact that the documentary "A Stranded Nation"' produced by Hedi Mckilop, had left me with after watching.  This documentary is an excellent look into the energy sector in Canada,

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Alex Epstein – Is there a moral case to not use energy in the reduction of poverty?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Alex Epstein – Is there a moral case to not use energy in the reduction of poverty?

We live in a strange world. Some people believe that there are too many humans, and humanity is destroying the planet. Others are of the opinion that humanity should prosper. All too often people do not want to have a

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Gregory Wrightstone -​”We should use all of earth’s resources for the betterment of mankind,  and do it as good stewards.”

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Gregory Wrightstone -​”We should use all of earth’s resources for the betterment of mankind, and do it as good stewards.”

We were able to sit down with Gregory Wrightstone, Author, Author, Speaker, and Climate Contrarian. While preparing for the interview, I was able to read his book "Inconvenient Facts", and review several interviews that Gregory had participated. The "Green New

Source: CNBC

The coronavirus crisis means we may have already reached peak carbon

CNBC


The coronavirus crisis will likely lead to the largest ever decline of global carbon emissions on record, according to research from Goldman Sachs, illuminating the potential for a long-term low carbon recovery.

The Covid-19 outbreak has meant countries around

Source: Reuters

U.S. oil boom vs Europe’s renewables focus? Big Oil’s gap widens — in words

Reuters


NEW YORK/LONDON  – Exxon and Chevron boasted to investors this week about booming U.S. oil production, illustrating how the gap has widened – at least in words – between top American oil and gas companies and their European rivals …

India ‘bigger problem’ than China on reducing carbon emissions: Michael Bloomberg

India ‘bigger problem’ than China on reducing carbon emissions: Michael Bloomberg

DH 


Oil & Gas Publishers Note: Last nights Democratic debate was the best entertainment, while being horrifying, evening my wife and I have had in a long time. The Deccan Herald posted a good article of Michael Bloomberg’s comments on

Just Transition- Amid Climate Debate And Coal’s Decline, West Virginia Considers Its Future

Just Transition- Amid Climate Debate And Coal’s Decline, West Virginia Considers Its Future

Ohio Valley Resource


Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: Brittany Patterson writes about a side effect of the war on climate change – peoples lives. Balanced energy plans include a slower migration from coal. The United States is not the

February 14, 2020 - 10:32 pm Coal News, Industry Insights, Oil and Gas 360 Publisher Note:
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Oil major pledges to become carbon neutral by 2030, drawing sharp criticism from climate activists

CNBC


Sweden’s oil major Lundin Petroleum has pledged to become carbon neutral by the end of the decade, announcing plans to replace “Petroleum” with “Energy” in its name.

The company, which is one of Europe’s largest independent oil producers, said

House Republicans caught between Trump and young voters on climate change

House Republicans caught between Trump and young voters on climate change

Politico


GOP leaders are putting together their own more modest set of climate policies that their party can rally behind.

House Republicans caught between Trump and young voters on climate change- oilandgas360

House Republicans know they face a growing vulnerability with young voters on climate change — but their attempts to craft …

Source: Houston Chronicle

Climate change also poses a threat to oil’s exploration budgets, report finds

Houston Chronicle


The growing threat of climate change and the evolving transition toward cleaner energy alternatives are threatening spending on traditional oil and gas exploration worldwide, according to a new report.

The largest energy companies are reducing exploration budgets and …

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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: Houston Chronicle

Texas oil & gas industry breaks tax records while grappling with climate change

Houston Chronicle


The oil & gas industry broke state tax records in 2019 while grappling with ways to control emissions that are believed to be responsible for climate change.

In a report issued on Tuesday morning, the Texas Oil & …

January 14, 2020 - 12:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Renewable Energy
Source: Houston Chronicle

Democrats call out Marathon Petroleum for ‘relentless lobbying against climate action’

Houston Chronicle


WASHINGTON – A trio of Democratic Senators is asking some of Marathon Petroleum’s largest shareholders, including JP Morgan Chase and Blackrock, to warn the Ohio-based refining company that it needs to stop lobbying against climate action.

“Marathon …

January 13, 2020 - 12:00 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Politics & Opinions
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
Source: Reuters

Exclusive: Investors step up pressure on global energy watchdog over climate change

Reuters


LONDON/BRUSSELS – Fatih Birol, the head of the International Energy Agency (IEA), faced renewed pressure on Monday from investors and scientists concerned about climate change to overhaul the agency’s projections for fossil fuel demand.

Pension funds, insurers and large …

Trump administration begins formal US withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Trump administration begins formal US withdrawal from Paris climate agreement

Los Angeles Times


The Trump administration gave official notice Monday that it will pull the United States out of the Paris climate accord, a long anticipated move and a significant step in America’s retreat as an environmental leader.

Trump administration begins formal U.S. withdrawal from Paris climate agreement - oil and gas 360

Despite the …

November 5, 2019 - 8:00 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, People, Politics & Opinions
Tillerson rejects NY claim that Exxon’s climate plan was fake

Tillerson rejects NY claim that Exxon’s climate plan was fake

Former Exxon Mobil Corp. Chief Executive Officer Rex Tillerson rejected the New York attorney general’s claim that for years he spearheaded a secret scheme to defraud investors by lying about how the oil company planned for the financial risks of …

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Landmark climate trial turns on whether Exxon cooked the books

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Last month, millions of people around the globe gathered to protest what they consider a dangerous lack of vision among nations and industries when it comes to combating global warming, and the burning of fossil fuels …

Mike Wirth, chairman and chief executive officer of Chevron Corp., speaks during the 2019 CERAWeek by IHS Markit conference in Houston, Texas, U.S., on Tuesday, March 12, 2019. The program provides comprehensive insight into the global and regional energy future by addressing key issues from markets and geopolitics to technology, project costs, energy and the environment, finance, operational excellence and cyber risks. Photographer: F. Carter Smith/Bloomberg

Chevron CEO touts Texas growth, urges industry improvements on emissions

Source: Houston Chronicle


The CEO of Chevron touted the company’s Texas growth – from the Permian Basin to Houston refining and chemicals – and urged the energy sector to take the lead on emissions reductions to help combat climate change.…

Source: ExxonMobil

ExxonMobil Partners with Carbon Capture Company

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

ExxonMobil partners with Mosaic Materials in order to pursue carbon capture technology
ExxonMobil (stock ticker: XOM), an international oil and gas supermajor, has partnered with Mosaic Materials, a chemicals and engineering

World Powers Increasingly See Icy Arctic as a Hot Property

World Powers Increasingly See Icy Arctic as a Hot Property

From AP News


From a helicopter, Greenland’s brilliant white ice and dark mountains make the desolation seem to go on forever. And the few people who live here — its whole population wouldn’t fill a football stadium — are poor, …

Big Oil is Investing Billions in Potentially Worthless Projects

Big Oil is Investing Billions in Potentially Worthless Projects

From Bloomberg Businessweek

By Mathew Carr


The top 10 energy companies are planning investments approaching $1 trillion by 2030, in everything from finding and tapping new fields to equipment ranging from drones to drilling rigs. If the oil and gas …

As Climate Conversation Shifts, Pipeline Sector Looks to Educate New Lawmakers

As Climate Conversation Shifts, Pipeline Sector Looks to Educate New Lawmakers

From S&P Global/Platts

Industry maintains role in ‘logical’ transition to lower carbon system

Washington — As debate over responses to climate change gains a higher profile in Washington, the major trade group representing interstate natural gas pipelines said it is …

January 15, 2019 - 3:56 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Midstream
Senate Confirms McNamee for FERC Commissioner

Senate Confirms McNamee for FERC Commissioner

From The Hill

The Senate confirmed President Trump’s pick for a key energy agency Thursday over Democrats’ objections that he is too biased for the job.

The 50 to 49 vote along party lines means Bernard McNamee, a Republican …

December 7, 2018 - 10:57 am Closing Bell Story‎, Politics & Opinions, Press Releases
Judge Throws Out Calif. Cities’ Climate Change Suits against Five Oil Producers

Judge Throws Out Calif. Cities’ Climate Change Suits against Five Oil Producers

Northern California U.S. District Judge William Alsup has dismissed the climate change lawsuits filed against BP (NYSE: BP), Chevron (NYSE: CVX), ConocoPhillips (NYSE: COP), Exxon Mobil (NYSE: XOM), and Shell (NYSE: RDS.A)  by the cities of San Francisco and Oakland.…

June 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Law, Oil and Gas 360 Articles