How a ‘Monster’ Texas Oil Field Made the U.S. a Star in the World Market

Monday, February 11, 2019

Clifford Krauss | New York Times | February 3, 2019 In a global collapse of oil prices five years ago, scores of American oil companies went bankrupt. But one field withstood the onslaught, and even thrived: the Permian Basin, straddling Texas and New Mexico.

Week In Review: February 8, 2019

Friday, February 08, 2019

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Texans for Natural Gas responds to Green New Deal

Thursday, February 07, 2019

Texans for Natural Gas In response to the release of the Green New Deal today in Washington, DC, Texans for Natural Gas spokesman Steve Everley issued the following statement:

$10B LNG Port Project Planned for Sabine Pass

Wednesday, February 06, 2019

Jacob Dick | Beaumont Enterprise | February 5, 2019 Golden Pass Products LLC announced plans Tuesday morning to start construction on an over $10 billion expansion to the existing Golden Pass LNG facility in Sabine Pass, Texas as soon as this spring.

American Energy Independence Is Imminent

Tuesday, February 05, 2019

Simon Lack | Forbes | January 28, 2019 The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently published their 2019 Annual Energy Outlook. Whenever your optimism on the prospects for U.S. energy infrastructure waivers, this will restore your confidence. The outlook for domestic energy production is bullish, and in many cases more so than a year ago.

Week In Review: February 1, 2019

Saturday, February 02, 2019

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US Shale's Full Impact Still Hasn't Hit Oil Markets, IEA Director Says

Friday, February 01, 2019

David Reid | CNBC | January 22, 2019 Shale oil's impact will have "huge implications" for global energy markets for many years, Fatih Birol, executive director at the International Energy Agency, told CNBC on Tuesday.

U.S. Oil Projected to Eclipse Russia and Saudi Arabia Combined by 2025

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle | January 24, 2019 Marking a major shift in global crude oil production, the United States is projected to produce more oil and hydrocarbon liquids than Russia and Saudi Arabia combined by 2025, according to a new report from the independent research firm Rystad Energy.

Texas Oil, Natural Gas Royalties Climb 18% in 2018

Monday, January 28, 2019

Carolyn Davis | Natural Gas Intel | January 18, 2019 The oil and natural gas industry paid Texas $2 billion in royalties in 2018, up 18% year/year, with most of the money directed to fund public schools and higher education.

Week In Review: January 25, 2019

Friday, January 25, 2019

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Sierra Club-Backed Group Works to Block Texas LNG Exports in Brownsville

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Texans For Natural Gas Save RGV From LNG (SaveRGV) is an activist group seeking to stop three proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facilities in the Port of Brownsville. The group recently notched a small victory when federal regulators granted it legal authority to intervene in the permit application for one of the proposed projects, Texas LNG. The group will now be able to impose additional legal hurdles as Texas LNG awaits its final permit from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).  

Drilling Down: Permian Basin Dominates Drilling Permit Filings in New Year

Monday, January 21, 2019

Sergio Chapa | Houston Chronicle | January 14, 2019 The Permian Basin of West Texas is beginning the New Year on a strong note.

Week in Review: January 18, 2018

Friday, January 18, 2019

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A Bright Future for U.S. Oil and Gas

Friday, January 18, 2019

Steve Everley | Washington Times | January 17, 2019 Are fossil fuels like oil and natural gas the energy of the past?

Surging oil output will push US towards energy independence in 2020, Dept of Energy says

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Tom DiChristopher | CNBC | January 15, 2019 The U.S. will make major strides towards energy independence in the next two years as oil production and exports hit new highs, according to the Department of Energy.

Op-ed: American Natural Gas Is Improving The Air

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

Todd Staples, Texas Oil and Gas Association | Midland Reporter-Telegram | January 15, 2019 The U.S. not only leads in energy production, but our nation also leads the world in emission reductions — while helping other countries improve their air.

Permian Basin Expects a Boost From Pipelines Opening in 2019

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Jeff Mosier | Dallas Morning News | December 28, 2018 The only thing certain about the oil industry in 2018 was the increasing dominance of the Permian Basin.

The US Can Be A Top Three Global LNG Exporter Before 2020

Monday, January 14, 2019

Ariel Cohen | Forbes | January 7, 2019 U.S. gas producers have a New Year’s resolution of their own: break into the top three liquified natural gas (LNG) exporters alongside Australia and Qatar. And they just might pull it off -- provided that serious infrastructure bottlenecks are addressed in time.

Week In Review: January 11, 2019

Friday, January 11, 2019

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Five Facts about Expanding the Port of Corpus Christi

Friday, January 11, 2019

Texans for Natural Gas The Port of Corpus Christi is planning to deepen its shipping channel, which will allow the port to accommodate additional exports of Texas energy. Here’s what that means for the economy, both in Corpus Christi and across Texas.  

Early 2019 Will See Flurry of LNG Activity

Monday, January 07, 2019

Marissa Luck | Houston Chronicle | January 1, 2019 The growth of the Gulf Coast’s liquefied natural gas industry is set to accelerate in 2019 as at least three major projects are expected to get the go-ahead from developers.

Week In Review: January 4, 2019

Friday, January 04, 2019

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The Texas Oil Boom Is A Boon for Texas Schools

Thursday, January 03, 2019

Dallas Morning News Editorial | January 1, 2019 If you think the West Texas oil boom is irrelevant to your life beyond lower prices at the gas pump, let us introduce you to a couple of endowment funds that have boomed, too: The Permanent University Fund and the Permanent Schools Fund.

American Natural Gas Will Help Solve Global Energy Poverty

Saturday, December 29, 2018

David Spigelmyer | Washington Examiner | December 27, 2018 Think of the last time the lights went out. When we lose power, we are immediately reminded by every inconvenience — by the inability to heat, cook, and charge our phones — of our complete dependence on reliable, affordable, on-demand energy.

Drilling Down: La Salle County an Eagle Ford Hot Spot

Thursday, December 27, 2018

Sergio Chapa | Chron | December 14, 2018 The western end of the Eagle Ford Shale continues to heat up with an eye-catching 31 drilling permits filed by five companies for new oil and natural gas projects in La Salle County.