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In the end, the unraveling economics of coal proved too much for even a giant among power generators to handle. Read more

Power Generation

The Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) mandates the amount of renewable fuels refineres must blend into the U.S. transportation fuel supply. Read more

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The EPA has proposed updates to the prior administration's national standards for the oil and natural gas industry. Read more

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The United States is taking advantage of record-low prices of one of the world’s dirtiest fuels by buying record volumes, which it intends to upgrade into cleaner products before new shipping rules take effect, trading and analyst sources say. Read more

Commodities

The EPA and the Army Corps of Engineers have taken the first of two steps to repeal and replace the definition of "waters of the United States" (WOTUS) promulgated by the Obama administration in 2015. Read more

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The money in the fund must be used for its intended purpose: upgrading and modernizing the nation’s harbors, ports, and waterways. Read more

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OSHA's amended crane operator qualification requirements, which went into effect earlier this year, left some employers scrambling to meet the new compliance standards. Read more

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If confirmed by the Senate, Brouillette will replace Rick Perry, who said he would step down by the end of the year. Read more

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Oil product tanker is proceeding through Suez Canal.

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The incident is the latest involving oil tankers in the Red Sea and Gulf area. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The delays have caused the two giant gas pipelines to increase their cost estimates by hundreds of millions of dollars. Read more

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August is CDC's National Immunization Awareness Month Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The International Energy Agency (IEA) has launched a new online tool that tracks oil and gas-related sources of methane. Read more

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The signed judgment relates to damages Dow incurred through 2012. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

U.S. President Donald Trump has tentatively approved a plan to increase the amount of biofuels that oil refiners are required to blend each year to compensate for exemptions handed out to small refiners by the Environmental Protection Agency. Read more

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Lee College Economic Alliance event in Pasadena 2017

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The second half of 2019 and most of 2020 will be robust but volatile for Texas oil and gas producers Read more

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Environmental awareness

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Occidental Petroleum Corp. plans to shift toward a carbon-neutral production model but new U.S. laws are needed to support technologies designed to fight global warming. Read more

Health, Safety & Environmental

The Trump administration announced repeal of an Obama-era regulation that had expanded pollution protections for waterways such as wetlands and shallow streams. Read more

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A modern industrial facility requires a large tract of land ideally located in an area designated for industrial use that has access to an existing transportation matrix for raw materials and products. Read more

Current Issue

AFPM has created a suite of resources employees can use to have better conversations with their families and in their communities on how the industries operate and the value of the products they bring to people's daily lives. Read more

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There are no plans to shut down the bridge completely however, drivers should use alternate routes. Read more

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