Energy Forum News

10.13.17

FERC approves Mountain Valley, Atlantic Coast pipeline projects

Federal energy regulators late Friday approved two controversial natural gas pipelines proposed for construction through West Virginia.

 

10.11.17

What do Future Cities Look Like?

... those ideas are actually intrinsically linked to oil and natural gas. "Renewables today depend increasingly on natural gas for backup when the sun isn't shining and the wind isn't blowing... So without natural gas or other forms of fossil energy, there would be little, if any, solar or wind energy anywhere."

 

10.08.17

New Report: U.S. Energy Security Continues to Improve

The 2017 edition of Global Energy Institute's Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk finds that U.S. energy security is continuing to rapidly improve to one of the best scores in decades, after hitting bottom just five years ago.

 

10.04.17

Virginia water board to take up pipeline permits in December

The department has been evaluating the permits required under the Clean Water Act for the Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast pipelines.

 

09.28.17

Mexico reforms may make US offshore industries look south

Mexico's continuing energy reforms could make US offshore oil and gas producers consider leasing there if more of the US Outer Continental Shelf is not opened for exploration and development.

 

09.27.17

Let's Talk Clean Energy

Not everyone thinks natural gas and oil fit in the clean energy conversation. But the fact is that industry is a clean energy leader, and we lay out the proofs below.

 

09.27.17

The Social License: We're In This Together

These are our communities - where we work, live, play, learn and grow. Our employees and their families care about where they work and live. Those are important reasons why safety, protecting the environment and public health, and giving back to communities are some of industry's top priorities.

 

09.23.17

Natural gas boom has reduced greenhouse gas emissions, led to cleaner air

There is a direct connection between carbon reductions and America's energy renaissance. Carbon emissions from power generation have plunged to nearly 30-year lows, and more than 60 percent of the decrease has come from the increased use of clean natural gas.

 

09.22.17

EIA Gazes into its Crystal Globe

The Energy Information Administration's (EIA) latest International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO) is hot off the presses. It provides a look at global trends in energy supply and demand from 2012 out to 2050.

 

09.19.17

What 'Energy Security' Looks Like in the 21st Century

Energy security refers to "the uninterrupted availability of energy sources at an affordable price." But what is an affordable price, and what's the tradeoff between the affordability and reliability of supplies?