Post Tagged with: "new york"

Source: Reuters

New U.S. energy secretary slams NY for blocking gas pipelines

Reuters


WASHINGTON – New U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette slammed New York state regulators on Thursday for blocking pipelines that would bring natural gas from Appalachia to New England, but did not specify whether the Trump administration could do anything …

Photo: Mayra Beltran

Exxon blasts N.Y. for walking back claims at end of trial

Houston Chronicle


The New York attorney general’s office dropped its claim that Exxon Mobil Corp. intentionally misled investors about how it accounts for the financial risks of climate change, significantly diminishing the state’s case in the last minutes of a …

Colorado Joins California in Requiring Automakers to Sell More Electric Cars

Colorado Joins California in Requiring Automakers to Sell More Electric Cars

From CNBC


Colorado has become the 11th state to adopt California’s zero-emission-vehicle mandate forcing automakers to sell more electric cars in the state.

The new rule was passed by Colorado’s air-quality commission by a vote of 8 to 1 on …

Trump Administration Moves to Limit State Powers to Block Pipelines, Terminals

Trump Administration Moves to Limit State Powers to Block Pipelines, Terminals

From Reuters


The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday unveiled a proposal that would curb state powers to block pipelines and other energy projects, as part of the Trump administration’s effort to boost domestic oil, gas and coal development.

The …

Source: Lineal Industries

E&P Diversifies Through Merger

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360

Acquisition of Lineal Star completed in an all-stock transaction
Camber Energy (stock ticker: CEI), an independent E&P with a new focus on adding midstream, downstream and field service activities, closed its

In this Sept. 4, 2013 photo, One World Trade Center rises above the lower Manhattan skyline in New York. Twelve years after terrorists destroyed the old World Trade Center, the new World Trade Center is becoming a reality, with a museum commemorating the attacks and two office towers where thousands of people will work set to open within the next year. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Cuomo’s Opposition to Natural Gas Hurts Environment: Report  

From Crain’s New York Business 

The Cuomo administration’s “blockade” on new natural-gas pipelines could drive up energy costs for New Yorkers and actually increase the state’s greenhouse-gas emission, a report from the Manhattan Institute argues. 

The free-market think tank points

June 27, 2019 - 5:16 am Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Politics & Opinions
Summer Drive Season More Costly as East Coast Refinery Burns

Summer Drive Season More Costly as East Coast Refinery Burns

From Bloomberg


Blaze contained at PES facility, major New York supplier, refinery is largest such complex in U.S. East Coast region

Gasoline futures jumped the most in three months after an explosion and fire at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil …

New York to Get Relief: Williams Gets FERC Certificate to Expand Transco

New York to Get Relief: Williams Gets FERC Certificate to Expand Transco

Williams Receives FERC Certificate Authorizing Northeast Supply Enhancement Project

May 3, 2019 - 4:55 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Press Releases
Source: http://www1.nyc.gov/office-of-the-mayor

New York City Plans to Sell $5 Billion of Fossil Fuel Pension Holdings, Sues Oil Majors

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and other trustees of the city’s $189 billion pension funds announced today a plan to divest city funds from fossil fuel reserve owners within five years, which would make New York City …

ExxonMobil Responds to NY Attorney General’s Allegations

ExxonMobil Responds to NY Attorney General’s Allegations

ExxonMobil Corp. lambasted New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman after he made what Exxon calls, “inflammatory, reckless, and false allegations,” regarding the manner in which the company evaluates the impact of global warming on its assets and operations.

The NY …

In this Sept. 4, 2013 photo, One World Trade Center rises above the lower Manhattan skyline in New York. Twelve years after terrorists destroyed the old World Trade Center, the new World Trade Center is becoming a reality, with a museum commemorating the attacks and two office towers where thousands of people will work set to open within the next year. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

New York Banned Fracing but Spends $95 Million for Natural Gas Powered Buses

North American bus manufacturing giant New Flyer Industries Inc. (ticker: NFI), announced on Monday that it contracted with New York City Transit Authority (NYCT) to deliver 110 heavy-duty 60-foot articulated buses—fueled with compressed natural gas (CNG).

The state-funded contract, a …

After Seven Years of Study, New York Formally Bans Hydraulic Fracturing

After Seven Years of Study, New York Formally Bans Hydraulic Fracturing

The decision follows the release of the DEC’s 1,448-page report on hydraulic fracturing

New York Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Joe Martens announced today that hydraulic fracturing would be formally banned in the state of New York.

The announcement …

New York’s Southern Tier Threatens Secession over Governor’s Frac Ban

New York’s Southern Tier Threatens Secession over Governor’s Frac Ban

Southern Tier threatens to leave NY for PA: Everybody over the border has new cars, new roofs, new siding

Following a decision in December of last year to ban hydraulic fracturing in New York, several towns in New York’s …

February 24, 2015 - 1:18 pm Fracing, Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Regulatory
Gas Prices in 2014

Chart of the Week: 2014 Measured by Gasoline Prices

Listed below are gas prices for the Denver, Houston and New York metropolitan areas for 2014. All have dropped roughly $1.00 on a year-over-year basis, with prices in Denver and Houston dropping by roughly 33% compared to last December and …

December 30, 2014 - 6:47 pm Chart of Week, Commodity Pricing, Oil and Gas 360 Articles
Source: WPX

It’s Official: Governor Cuomo Bans Fracing in New York

New York health officials say they will not recommend lifting the frac ban

The prospects of using hydraulic fracturing to produce natural gas from the highly productive Marcellus shale basin in the state of New York now seem completely dead. …

December 17, 2014 - 3:58 pm Fracing, Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Regulatory
Royal Dutch Shell Touts Utica Discovery Near New York

Royal Dutch Shell Touts Utica Discovery Near New York

The Utica is growing.

Royal Dutch Shell (ticker: RDS.B) successfully drilled two Utica wells 100 miles northeast of the nearest producer in the play, the company announced in a press release on September 3, 2014. The wells, located in Tioga …

Welcome the Shale Boom, Welcome Jobs

Welcome the Shale Boom, Welcome Jobs

Fred Upton, Chairman of the House Energy & Commerce Committee, referenced this week’s Fox News special report entitled “No Fracking, No Boom” in his blog update today. The blog compared the jobs-driven economic uplift in Pennsylvania to New York’s southern …

August 14, 2014 - 5:46 pm Fracing, Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Oilfield Services
A Tale of Two Shale States: When Will New York Drill the Marcellus?

A Tale of Two Shale States: When Will New York Drill the Marcellus?

Almost half of the state of New York is underlain by the Marcellus shale, the nation’s most prolific natural gas deposit. But thanks to a long running delay in permitting—to study hydraulic fracturing—ever since 2008, the State of New York …

July 30, 2014 - 5:56 pm Fracing, Oil and Gas 360 Articles

LNG Fuel Increases Footprint, Expected to Stake Claim in New York

According to the Associated Press, The Department of Environmental Conservation has drafted regulations that will allow the buildout of LNG truck-fueling stations and other types of LNG storage plants. The agency expects the plans to be finalized by early next …

December 3, 2013 - 1:07 pm Fracing, Midstream, Oil and Gas 360 Articles, Regulatory