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Week In Review: December 14, 2018

Friday, December 14, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas Read our top news stories of the week and see what else we've been up to!

Report: U.S. LNG Export Capacity to More Than Double By End of 2019

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Houston Chronicle | December 10, 2018 The United States will be able to export more than double the amount of liquefied natural gas by the end of next year, a new report from the Energy Information Administration shows.

Expanded Texas Shipping Lane Could Help Cut Trade Deficit By $50 Billion

Monday, December 10, 2018

Nicholas Sakelaris | UPI | December 7, 2018 "The U.S. is going from basically a zero exporter to being a bigger exporter than some OPEC countries," one analyst said of the project's potential.Dec. 7 (UPI) -- After three decades of wrangling, Texas officials have approved funding to expand the Port of Corpus Christi, which will widen and deepen its shipping channel -- a project that will have national and international implications.

Week In Review: December 7, 2018

Friday, December 07, 2018

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The U.S. Pipeline Industry Is Booming

Friday, December 07, 2018

Vanand Meliksetian | Oil Price | December 5, 2018 Every once in a while, a new technological development shakes up a conservative sector. In the oil and gas industry, the shale revolution has changed the business in multiple ways. The U.S. has been transformed from one of the world’s leading oil importers into the world’s largest producer of oil and gas. Fracking in the Permian basin has created bottlenecks as the existing infrastructure cannot cope with rising production. Producers are not able to get all the oil and gas to customers, creating a price differential with the WTI benchmark. On average, shale oil producers in the Permian basin receive $10 to $13 dollars less for each barrel compared to WTI levels.

USGS: Permian Basin Holds the Largest Oil and Gas Resource Ever Assessed

Thursday, December 06, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas The largest continuous oil and natural gas resource potential ever assessed was just announced by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), and it’s located in the Permian Basin. As Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said of the news, "Christmas came a few weeks early this year. American strength flows from American energy, and as it turns out, we have a lot of American energy.”

America, The Global Energy Superpower

Wednesday, December 05, 2018

Steve Everley | The Washington Times | December 5, 2018 “That whole — suddenly America’s like the biggest oil producer and the biggest gas — that was me, people.” So said former President Barack Obama at a recent event in Houston. It’s not surprising that any president would want to take credit for America’s resurgence as an energy superpower: It has unequivocally transformed our economy for the better, from reducing energy prices for consumers to enhancing our national security. It has even helped the United States lead the world in reducing emissions of carbon dioxide.

5 Ways Oil Exports Help The Coastal Bend

Monday, December 03, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas With oil production in Texas booming, the Coastal Bend has become an oil hot spot! What does that mean for Corpus Christi residents?

Week In Review: November 30, 2018

Friday, November 30, 2018

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Where Do We Go From Here: The Port of Corpus Christi and Its Future Looks Bright

Thursday, November 29, 2018

KRISTV.com | November 27, 2018 Any discussion about the future of our city would be incomplete without considering the Port of Corpus Christi. And tonight, as part of our month-long series “Where Do We Go From Here?” anchor Lee Sausley looks at the history of the port and shows how it’s poised for growth.

How American Fracking Changes the World

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Walter Russell Mead | Wall Street Journal | November 26, 2018 Low energy prices enhance U.S. power at the expense of Moscow and Tehran. The most important news in world politics this month isn’t about diplomacy. Bigger than Brexit, more consequential than presidential tweetstorms, the American shale revolution is rapidly reshaping the global balance of power as energy prices plummet.

Skyrocketing Oil Production in Texas Causing Headaches for OPEC

Monday, November 26, 2018

Jason Hopkins | The Daily Caller | November 21, 2018 Booming U.S. oil production is wreaking havoc on the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries’ (OPEC) influence of the international market.

Week In Review: November 23, 2018

Friday, November 23, 2018

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Wolfcamp Play Has Been Key Driver in Permian's Growing Oil, Gas Production

Monday, November 19, 2018

Rye Druzin | Houston Chronicle | November 19, 2018 The Wolfcamp shale play has been a key driver of growing oil and gas production in West Texas' booming Permian Basin oil field, according to the Energy Department.

Week In Review: November 16, 2018

Saturday, November 17, 2018

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Cheniere Energy to export first LNG shipment from Texas

Friday, November 16, 2018

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle | November 15, 2018 Houston-based Cheniere Energy is expected to export its first shipment of liquefied natural gas from its complex near Corpus Christi Thursday afternoon.

LyondellBasell advances $3 billion in Gulf Coast projects

Friday, November 16, 2018

Marissa Luck | Houston Chronicle | November 14, 2018 Houston chemical manufacturer LyondellBasell is making steady progress on more than $3 billion in projects on the Gulf Coast.

7 Reasons Why Natural Gas Is One of Our Most Important Resources

Thursday, November 15, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | November 14, 2018 The United States is producing record amounts of natural gas, and we’re quickly becoming one of the world’s largest exporters. But what makes it so important? Here are 7 reasons why natural gas is an essential part of our daily lives.

IHS: U.S. to be net exporter of petroleum by 2020s

Wednesday, November 14, 2018

Rye Druzin | Houston Chronicle | November 14, 2018 A new report says the U.S. will become a net exporter of petroleum by the early 2020s, the first time since the country would achieve such a feat since at least 1949.

Eureka! How the Permian Basin Has Energized Dallas-Fort Worth’s Energy Industry

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Brandon Call | D Magazine | November 13, 2018 The Austin Chalk. The Barnett Shale. The Eagle Ford. These mighty Texas formations are forever cemented into local lore for the fortunes they’ve created. They’re geological playgrounds, where high-stakes games of hide-and-seek regularly occur between eager risk-takers and a precious commodity silently waiting to seep up from below.

U.S. Expected to Produce Half of Global Oil and Gas Growth by 2025

Monday, November 12, 2018

Christoper Alessi | Wall Street Journal | November 12, 2018 Relentless American shale development is set to allow the U.S. to leapfrog the world’s other major oil and gas producers, with the potential for the country to account for roughly half of global crude and natural growth by 2025, the International Energy Agency said Tuesday.

Week In Review: November 9, 2018

Friday, November 09, 2018

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U.S. Natural Gas Goes Global

Friday, November 02, 2018

James Conca | Forbes | October 31, 2018 As much as fossil fuel alternatives are increasing, natural gas is increasing more. Gas dominates the American energy scene and will continue to grow faster than all other energy sources in the United States.

Week In Review: November 2, 2018

Friday, November 02, 2018

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U.S. Passes Russia - Briefly - to Become Top Oil Producer

Thursday, November 01, 2018

David Marino | Bloomberg | October 31, 2018 The U.S. surpassed Russia in August to claim the title of world’s top oil producer, with the largest year-on-year output increase in its history.