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.

8 Amazing and Tweetable Facts about Texas Oil and Gas Exports

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas  Oil and natural gas exports are playing a major role in Texas' thriving economy! Check out these tweetable facts about oil and gas exports in Texas! 

Former NSA Director: Shale Gas Boom Has Boosted National Security

Monday, October 29, 2018

David Beard | The Dominion Post | October 25, 2018 Admiral Michael Rogers – former director of the National Security Agency and commander of the U.S. Cyber Command – closed the two-day Shale Insight Conference by looking a the shale boom from his perch: national security.

Week In Review: October 26, 2018

Friday, October 26, 2018

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In Win for Trump, Merkel Changes Course on U.S. Gas Imports

Monday, October 22, 2018

Bojan Pancevski | Wall Street Journal | October 22, 2018 Chancellor calls her decision to open Germany up to U.S. liquefied natural gas a ‘strategic’ move.

Week in Review: October 19, 2018

Friday, October 19, 2018

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Methane Emissions Decline in Permian Basin as Oil and Gas Production Soars

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | October 18, 2018 The Permian Basin is pumping out record amounts of oil and natural gas, and newly released federal data show that methane emissions from America’s largest oilfield are declining.

Memo to Texas Tribune: Next Time Read What Experts Say on Natural Gas and Climate

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | October 16, 2018 The Texas Tribune just published the latest in its misleading series on oil and gas exports in Texas. Unfortunately, it’s more of the same. The article – which has a byline exclusively from the Center for Public Integrity, an activist news outlet – falsely asserts that natural gas “isn’t so great for the climate,” and provides little to no evidence to support that claim. Yet the article proceeds from that claim as if it were an indisputable fact.

New Report Finds Natural Gas Saved Texans $60 Billion

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | October 16, 2018 From 2006 to 2016, Texas families and business saved a total of $60 billion from low-cost natural gas, a new report from the Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) finds. Titled, Oil and Natural Gas Light the Way for Texans, the report quantifies the household savings thanks to increased oil and gas production over the past decade.

Dallas Fed: Oil and Gas Industry in Texas, Louisiana Remains Strong

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Rye Druzin | Houston Chronicle | October 1, 2018 The oil and gas industries of Texas and Louisiana continued to stay at near-record levels of activity during the third quarter.

Week in Review: October 12, 2018

Friday, October 12, 2018

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Responding to a Misleading Narrative on Texas Oil Exports

Thursday, October 11, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | October 11, 2018 Fact check: Sensational, misleading media story that claims Permian Basin energy development is “threatening the planet” is chock full of inaccuracies, features debunked activist claims, and was co-authored by an organization funded by “Keep It In the Ground” supporters. Energy development is unquestionably good for Texas. It provides jobs, billions of dollars in tax revenue, and it makes the United States more energy secure. The United States is now the world’s largest producer of oil, thanks in large part to places like the Permian Basin and the Eagle Ford Shale. As the largest natural gas producer in the country, Texas is also playing a key role in reducing air pollution: the United States leads the world in reducing carbon dioxide emissions, and that’s primarily due to the increased use of clean-burning natural gas.

Platts: U.S. Oil Exports Expected to Hit Nearly 4 Million Barrels a Day By 2020

Wednesday, October 10, 2018

Rye Druzin | Chron | October 9, 2018 U.S. crude oil exports are expected to hit nearly 4 million barrels a day by 2020. The export volumes are expected to rise to 2.2 million barrels a day in 2019 and hit 3.9 million barrels a day by 2020, according to a new report by research firm S&P Global Platts.

Fool Me Twice: Environmental Integrity Project Misleads the Public Again on Gulf Coast Air Emissions

Monday, October 08, 2018

Texans for Natural Gas | October 8, 2018 A new report from the Washington D.C.-based Environmental Integrity Project (EIP) grossly misrepresented emissions from petrochemical facilities along the Gulf Coast, according to an analysis of state and national emissions data by Texans for Natural Gas. The data show that EIP overstated emissions by tens of millions of tons of carbon dioxide equivalent (CO2e), chiefly by relying on permitted levels of emissions rather than the actual levels.

Week In Review: October 5, 2018

Friday, October 05, 2018

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Texas Oil Pipeline to Start in November, Easing Bottleneck

Friday, October 05, 2018

Collin Eaton | Reuters | September 21, 2018 Plains All American L.P. will begin operations on an expanded West Texas oil pipeline on Nov. 1, helping to ease a bottleneck that has weighed on Midland crude prices for months, it said in a regulatory filing.

Amount of Net U.S. Natural Gas Exports Double in First Half of 2018

Thursday, October 04, 2018

Rye Druzin | My San Antonio | October 1, 2018 The U.S. natural gas export balance in the first half of 2018 is more than double the rate of the first half of 2017.

Astonishing Facts About Pipelines

Wednesday, October 03, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | October 3, 2018 If oil and natural gas are the lifeblood of the Texas economy, pipelines are the critical veins and arteries that keep the Lone Star State's economy pumping.

Week In Review: September 28, 2018

Friday, September 28, 2018

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American Energy Dominance Agenda Contributes to Record U.S. Oil Production

Friday, September 28, 2018

Ed Longanecker | Victoria Advocate | September 27, 2018 This month, the U.S. Interior Department unveiled final revisions to an Obama-era rule aimed at curbing methane emissions from oil and natural gas operations on federal lands. The Environmental Protection Agency also recently announced proposed improvements for the 2016 New Source Performance Standards designed to ease regulatory burdens on domestic energy producers by modifying the frequency for monitoring leaks at well sites and compressor stations and adopting other important technical corrections to the original NSPS rule.

Crude Oil Top Petroleum Export From U.S. in First Half of 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Rye Druzin | My San Antonio | September 24, 2018 U.S. crude oil exports of nearly 1.8 million barrels a day were the top petroleum product export in the first half of 2018.

Study: Methane in North Texas Groundwater Is Unrelated to Fracking

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | September 25, 2018 For nearly a decade, anti-fracking groups have tried to link methane in North Texas groundwater supplies to Barnett Shale development. But a new peer-reviewed study has effectively debunked that claim.