The Trump administration is seeking to sell leases in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge as quickly as possible – drawing fire from opponents of drilling in the sensitive area, who are warning against a rushed process. more

Mar 15, 2018 3:55 PM Drilling & Exploration

U.S. energy pipeline developers say they intend to pursue exemptions to the Trump Administration’s proposed steel tariffs, as concerns grow for those companies and from key exporters to the United States like South Korea. more

Mar 14, 2018 2:37 PM Pipeline/Transportation

U.S. President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Tuesday after a series of public rifts over policy on North Korea, Russia and Iran, replacing his chief diplomat with loyalist CIA Director Mike Pompeo. more

Mar 13, 2018 12:00 PM Refining/Petrochemical

The Trump administration’s plan to broadly expand drilling in U.S. offshore waters is moving slowly due to opposition from coastal states and indifference from oil companies that have turned their focus to other opportunities. more

Mar 13, 2018 11:39 AM Offshore & Marine

Energy executives say the Trump administration’s proposed steel and aluminum tariffs could bump up the cost of big-ticket projects needed for rapidly rising U.S. shale oil and gas output by three to 10 percent. more

Mar 7, 2018 9:02 AM Drilling & Exploration

The U.S. oil and gas industry slammed President Donald Trump’s plan to impose tariffs on imported steel, saying the move would kill energy jobs by raising costs for big infrastructure projects. more

Mar 2, 2018 9:49 AM Engineering, Procurement & Construction

As did many people throughout the U.S. and around the world, Earl Crochet sat up until the wee hours of the morning Nov. 9, 2016 to see who had won the presidential election. more

Mar 1, 2018 7:00 AM Pipeline/Transportation

As the Trump administration moves forward with their energy and environmental reform agenda, the U.S. Chamber's Global Energy Institute and Beveridge & Diamond launched a new comprehensive Energy Tracker to help follow key regulatory developments. more

Feb 23, 2018 2:29 PM Health, Safety & Environmental

The Trump administration said it would offer the largest oil and gas offshore auction in U.S. history on March 21 for areas in federal waters off the Gulf Coast, less than a year after a similar sale yielded little corporate interest. more

Feb 19, 2018 11:07 AM Offshore & Marine

A little-noticed addition to the U.S. budget deal approved last week will help Occidental Petroleum Corp and other oil producers by more than tripling a tax credit for injecting carbon dioxide back into the earth to increase crude output. more

Feb 19, 2018 11:02 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

U.S. President Donald Trump’s nominee for a top State Department energy position said on Thursday he would oppose Russia’s proposed natural gas pipeline under the Baltic Sea to Germany - the Nord Stream 2. more

Feb 19, 2018 7:00 AM Pipeline/Transportation

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) said on Wednesday it is establishing an office to protect the nation’s power grid and other infrastructure against cyber attacks and natural disasters. more

Feb 16, 2018 10:22 AM Power Generation

An assessment of the potential future scenarios and how they’ll impact refiners, from changes in product demand patterns to ever-more-stringent environmental regulations. more

Feb 13, 2018 10:47 AM Refining/Petrochemical

For the first time, the Port of Corpus Christi’s Ship Channel Improvement Project (CIP) was included in the FY 19 Presidential Budget for U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) Coastal Navigation Construction. more

Feb 13, 2018 10:24 AM Offshore & Marine

The Trump administration has recently signaled a retrenchment in agency actions. more

Feb 9, 2018 8:59 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

In the two years since Washington lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, tankers filled with U.S. crude have landed in more than 30 countries, ranging from massive economies like China and India to tiny Togo. more

Feb 8, 2018 9:31 AM Pipeline/Transportation

California will block the transportation through its state of petroleum from new offshore oil rigs, officials told Reuters on Wednesday, a move meant to hobble the Trump administration’s effort to vastly expand drilling in U.S. federal waters. more

Feb 8, 2018 8:58 AM Offshore & Marine

The proposed changes to the US tax system has run its course. Most believe the net impact of the bill will be positive – at least to the corporate bottom line. From an upstream perspective, one has to wonder about the impact on supply and prices. more

Feb 8, 2018 7:00 AM Drilling & Exploration

U.S. President Donald Trump will outline his much-anticipated infrastructure plan in his State of the Union speech on Tuesday, but details will not be unveiled until mid-February. more

Feb 2, 2018 12:59 PM Maintenance & Reliability

California’s attorney general on Wednesday said the state plans to sue the Trump administration over its repeal of Obama-era rules meant to address public safety concerns in hydraulic fracturing, or fracking. more

Jan 25, 2018 9:55 AM Health, Safety & Environmental

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