FORUM NEWS

'Who's the cleanest of them all'

Take a wild guess what country is reducing its greenhouse gas emissions the most? Canada? Britain? France? India? Germany? Japan? No, It's the United States of America. How can that be? This must be a misprint. Fake news.  

BLM seeks comments on planned Montana, North Dakota lease sale

The US Bureau of Land Management opened a 15-day public comment period on Aug. 10 for a proposed oil and gas lease sale of parcels in 20 Montana counties as well as 1 in western North Dakota.  

NAFTA Deal To Bolster U.S.-Mexican Natural Gas Trade

After some strong rhetoric on both sides, it now looks like the Trump administration and Mexican counterparts could have a preliminary NAFTA deal by the end of the month.  

Report: Cheap Natural Gas and Renewables Could Close Half of US Coal Fleet by 2030

Rhodium Group sees coal's demise accelerating, absent "market interventions at a grand scale."  

U.S. refineries process record amounts of crude

The 18 million barrels of crude, a four-week average for the week ending July 6, was the most processed since the week of Aug. 25, 2017, when Hurricane Harvey was bearing down on the Gulf Coast.  

China tariffs create headache for next wave of US natural gas export projects

China's threat to slap tariffs on U.S. natural gas exports is injecting uncertainty into a construction boom for the multibillion dollar facilities that ship American shale gas around the world.  

EU urges US to cut red tape on liquefied natural gas exports

Amid a trade dispute over tariffs, President Donald Trump and Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker agreed last month to start talks intended to achieve "zero tariffs" and "zero subsidies" on non-automotive industrial goods.  

Europe shows it's getting serious about buying U.S. LNG

European nations are far behind Mexico and China when it comes to receiving liquefied natural gas from the U.S., but the region is making its biggest effort to date to change that.