BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

Well, it’s a new year here in Louisiana, but not much has changed. A new year means another budget deficit, which means yet another legislative rumpus over who and or what will foot the bill. Last year it was approximately a $940 million budget shortfall. This year it is a $304 million mid-year deficit, and […]

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Tellurian: Cramer’s Top Takeaways

Tellurian: Cramer’s Top Takeaways

In an “Executive Decision” segment, Cramer spoke with Charif Souki, former head of Cheniere Energy (LNG) and now the co-founder and chairman of Tellurian(TELL) , a stock that was up 12.1% today.  Souki was extremely bullish on our country’s ability to export more natural gas. He said the U.S. has over 100 years’ worth of reserves and is […]

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U.S. Could Be the World’s Largest LNG Supplier by 2035

U.S. Could Be the World’s Largest LNG Supplier by 2035

NG has grown significantly in the past decade, and is poised to grow even more in the next 20 years. While the vast majority of LNG has historically been supplied by Qatar and Australia, new projects coming online will bring the U.S. into the market. Cheniere’s (ticker: LNG) Sabine Pass terminal, in Louisiana, is a […]

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BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

BRIGGS: Groundhog Day – Or, Louisiana’s Endless Budget Battle

Well, it’s a new year here in Louisiana, but not much has changed. A new year means another budget deficit, which means yet another legislative rumpus over who and or what will foot the bill. Last year it was approximately a $940 million budget shortfall. This year it is a $304 million mid-year deficit, and […]

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Briggs: Trump assembles the oil and gas dream team

Briggs: Trump assembles the oil and gas dream team

The 45th president has officially taken office, and now he begins the task of fulfilling the many promises made during his campaign to put American energy first. Everyone is keeping a close eye on the new administration and what it means for the oil and gas industry. Trump’s first days have offered some sense of […]

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BRIGGS: Pipelines, Trains And Automobiles

BRIGGS: Pipelines, Trains And Automobiles

First it was Keystone, then it was Dakota. One pipeline after the next has become the focal point of environmental and anti-fossil fuel organizations across the nation. The bad news is that this fight has found its way to our very own backyards of south Louisiana over the Bayou Bridge Pipeline. These out of state […]

Dakota pipeline builder says oil could flow in as little as 2 weeks

On the eve of the deadline for Dakota Access pipeline protesters to vacate camps in North Dakota, the company in charge of construction said in a court filing on Tuesday that oil could start flowing in as little as two weeks – sooner than previous estimates. Texas-based developer Energy Transfer Partners, the builder of the […]

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What Russia Beating Saudi Arabia at Its Own Game Means for Oil Stocks

According to a recent report by the Joint Organisations Data Initiative, Russia edged out Saudi Arabia as the world’s largest oil producer in December. That was the first time the Russians had come out on top since March. Meanwhile, preliminary data compiled by Bloomberg for January showed an even wider gap between the two as […]

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Oil Giants Face Off: Exxon Mobil vs. Chevron

It is a favorable time for the energy market as the extended period of crude weakness is over and oil is walking on the bullish path. Looking back, the major oil producing nations tried to capitalize on the opportunities that opened up during mid-2014, when oil was trading above $100 per barrel. These countries started […]

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Marathon Oil Appoints Dane Whitehead Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

This post was originally published on this siteHouston, Feb. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) announced today that Dane Whitehead has been appointed executive vice president and chief financial officer, with an anticipated effective date of March 6. Whitehead, 55, has most recently served as executive vice president and CFO of […]

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Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. 2016 Form 10-K Available on Website

This post was originally published on this siteHouston, Feb. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) today announced that its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2016 was filed today with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and can be viewed on the Partnership’s website […]

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Chevron Corporation’s 2017 Security Analyst Meeting

This post was originally published on this siteSan Ramon, CA, Feb. 23, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX), one of the world’s leading energy companies, will hold its security analyst meeting on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 in New York City from 8:30 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. ET (5:30 a.m. – 7:00 a.m. PT). […]

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Louisiana Legislature agrees to deficit-closing plan hours before special session deadline

The Louisiana Legislature closed a $304 million mid-year budget deficit after a short special session on Wednesday, and now legislators are beginning work on the next budget cycle. The final plan for closing the shortfall in the budget that ends June 30 relies on $99 million from the state’s rainy day fund. The rest will […]

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Benedict Peters: The fate of Nigeria’s oil future hangs in the balance

The workings of the oil sector in Nigeria had been in need of a rethink long before the Obasanjo government decided to take action nearly a decade ago. Passed from government to government in the years since, we’re barely any closer to the promised alignment and clarification of the regulatory framework and the industry is […]

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Liquefied natural gas exports expected to drive growth in U.S. natural gas trade

The United States is expected to become a net exporter of natural gas on an average annual basis by 2018, according to the recently released Annual Energy Outlook 2017 (AEO2017) Reference case. The transition to net exporter is driven by declining pipeline imports, growing pipeline exports, and increasing exports of liquefied natural gas (LNG). In most AEO2017 […]

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