New presidency throws the country’s reform into uncertainty for investors.
From severance taxes to future natural gas uses, speakers at the Appalachian Basin GPA Midstream Association conference tackled the tough issues of the region.
An alliance of natural gas companies representing 10% of U.S. production and 32% of midstream transmission lines surpassed its goal of capturing methane emissions.
Meanwhile, natural gas prices made a spectacular climb plus OPEC considers production cuts, TransCanada reviews Keystone XL decision and Weatherford stock drops below $1.
Voters in Colorado, Washington and Arizona this week rejected efforts to curb oil and gas usage, but new battles loom. Also, Vantage Energy agreed to buy QEP Resources’ Williston Basin foothold.
Chesapeake Energy and Encana made headlines this week with multibillion-dollar acquisitions. Also, crude oil and natural gas production hit new records and the industry is watching initiatives on the ballot in Colorado and Washington state next week.
An abundance of supply and a superior refining sector have positioned the U.S. well in the global energy trade. But threats to export success, both foreign and domestic, loom.
Also, why Mexico's president-elect criticized Pemex and a private company consortium expects to win the lease for a wind farm offshore California.
Three experts discuss how the implications of the USMCA and other trade policy developments will affect deals and investments as well as litigation and international arbitration.