ALERT: OSR Fee Revenue Information Bulletin

ALERT: OSR Fee Revenue Information Bulletin

Here is the link to the Revenue Information Bulletin on the payment of the OSR fee. I want to acknowledge Rep. Morris and Sec. Harris and his staff for the hard work that went into this RIB.  It was a total team effort and I am very appreciative of their support and effort. Please feel […]

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Waterway, shipyard industries report shows loss of 21,500 jobs, $1.4 billion in wages in Louisiana from oil price plunge

Waterway, shipyard industries report shows loss of 21,500 jobs, $1.4 billion in wages in Louisiana from oil price plunge

Louisiana’s waterway and shipyard industries suffered through the downturn in world oil prices with a direct and indirect loss of 21,500 jobs, $1.4 billion in wages and $5.3 billion in economic impact to the state from 2014 to 2016, a report from two major industry groups shows. The study looked at the economic contributions from […]

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Tellurian Announces an Open Season for the Haynesville Global Access Pipeline

Tellurian Announces an Open Season for the Haynesville Global Access Pipeline

Tellurian (NASDAQ: TELL) announced today that its subsidiary Haynesville Global Access Pipeline LLC (HGAP) is offering a non-binding open season to secure prospective shippers for a proposed 42-inch natural gas pipeline connecting the Haynesville and Bossier shale production region to growing natural gas demand in Southwest Louisiana. HGAP is estimated to cost approximately $1.4 billion […]

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From Edwards to Edwards

From Edwards to Edwards

Don Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association  As I now start the process of transitioning from my role as President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association and into my new position as President Emeritus, I have taken the time to reflect on my years serving the oil and gas industry. I […]

LOGA’s Resolutions for a Prosperous Louisiana

Don Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association  The Christmas season has come and gone, and now we are headed into the final stretch of the holiday season. The New Year has become synonyms with the sounds of champagne bottles popping, fireworks, the ball drop in Time Square, and New Year’s resolutions. According […]

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The Oil and Gas Industry’s The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The Oil and Gas Industry’s The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

Don Briggs, President of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association  The Good, The Bad and The Ugly – this 1966 Spaghetti Western is a staple in the career of Clint Eastwood and in the heart of many young men growing up in the late 60s. Just reading the title of this film, I can hear […]

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Oil prices mixed despite OPEC chatter on long-term coordination

Chatter from OPEC wasn’t enough to offset a slowdown in the OECD economies in the fourth quarter, leaving crude oil prices mixed in early Tuesday trading. Crude oil prices gained some ground Monday in a trading session lightened by the U.S. federal holiday. The price for Brent crude oil, the global benchmark, has fallen from […]

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President says Egypt ‘scored a goal’ with Israel gas deal

Egypt’s president says his country “scored a goal” by signing a $15 billion deal with an Israeli company to supply natural gas that will help turn Egypt into a regional energy hub. Abdel-Fatah el-Sissi said in televised comments on Wednesday that the project “has a lot of advantages” for Egyptians. Delek Drilling and its U.S. […]

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Brazil’s Coming Oil Boom Will Weigh On Oil Prices

It has been an appalling few years for Brazil’s energy patch. Weaker oil prices, sweeping corruption scandals and the worst economic downturn ever have sharply impacted the nation’s oil industry — but improvement might finally be in sight. The aforementioned factors triggered a steep decline in investment, notably from foreign energy majors, preventing Brazil from […]

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Thunder Energies announces interview with Midnight in the Desert w/Heather Wade on the danger posed by antimatter asteroids

TARPON SPRINGS, Fla., Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Brian Buckley, Operations Manager of Thunder Energies Corporation, a publicly-traded company with stock symbol (OTC:TNRG), announces that Dr. Ruggero M. Santilli, company Chief Scientist, has been interviewed on December 6, 2017 by Ms. Heather Wade, host of Midnight in the Desert Radio (http://midnightinthedesert.com/how-to-listen) from 9:00 pm […]

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TransGlobe Energy Corporation Announces Q4 2017 Operations Update

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — TransGlobe Energy Corporation (“TransGlobe” or the “Company”) (TSX:TGL) (NASDAQ:TGA) announces an operational update. All dollar values are expressed in US dollars unless otherwise stated. Highlights Annual 2017 average production is trending to ~15.4 MBoepd, a 27% increase over 2016 Lifted and sold ~510 thousand barrels of entitlement crude […]

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Eagle Energy Inc. Announces Ongoing Production Results from its First North Texas Well

CALGARY, Alberta, Dec. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (TSX:EGL):  Eagle Energy Inc. (“Eagle”) is pleased to announce that, one month after initial production, the oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids rates from its first North Texas horizontal well continue to perform at budgeted levels.  Currently, the well is producing 450 barrels of oil equivalent […]

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U.S. Ethane Consumption, Exports to Increase as New Petrochemical Plants Come Online

Over the next two years, EIA’s Short-Term Energy Outlook (STEO) projectsgrowth in U.S. consumption of ethane in the petrochemical industry will exceed increases in consumption of all other petroleum and liquid products—such as motor gasoline, distillate, and jet fuel—combined. EIA also projects that ethane exports will continue increasing, as ethane is exported both by pipeline […]

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Louisiana legislators look for financial solutions in first full day of special session

Louisiana legislators spent Tuesday diving into possible solutions for shoring up the state’s finances ahead of a looming billion-dollar shortfall this summer. But the first 24 hours of a 17-day special session ended with no clear path for any of the various revenue-raising proposals the Legislature is mulling. Lawmakers must end the special session by […]

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The Rundown: Special session countdown ticks; state official has unexpected injury; more Louisiana politics news today

Today in The Rundown: The 24 hours through the Louisiana Legislature’s special session and no deal in sight yet; a task force has recommended more money for public schools; Gov. Edwards talks budget in deep red St. Tammany; and everything else you need to know in Louisiana politics today. Countdown… Days until the special session must […]

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