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BSEE Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcem : Director Charts Path for Robust Offshore Energy Production

BSEE Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcem : Director Charts Path for Robust Offshore Energy Production

Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement Director Scott Angelle is moving the Outer Continental Shelf energy program toward energy dominance for America. Angelle discussed the work underway at BSEE with industry members at the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association Fall Meeting Tuesday in Lafayette. ‘We are in a time of change,’ explained Angelle. ‘Now is […]

By September 20, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Top 3 Republican candidates have almost all the money in state treasurer’s race

Top 3 Republican candidates have almost all the money in state treasurer’s race

With a dozen days to go before voting begins statewide, the three main Republicans running for state treasurer still are regional candidates who have made little headway in other parts of Louisiana – at least when it comes to raising money. Almost half of the campaign contributions raised through Sept. 4 by former Commissioner of […]

By September 19, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Two Weeks After Harvey, Cheniere Runs More Gas Than Ever

Two Weeks After Harvey, Cheniere Runs More Gas Than Ever

Two weeks after Hurricane Harvey flooded the U.S. Gulf Coast, brought shipping to a halt and knocked out power to millions, the only company sending U.S. shale gas overseas is back in business.  In fact, Cheniere Energy Inc.’s flagship Sabine Pass terminal in Louisiana is liquefying more natural gas for export than ever. Cheniere fully […]

By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
GOV. EDWARDS MAKES APPOINTMENTS FROM BOGALUSA AND DENHAM

GOV. EDWARDS MAKES APPOINTMENTS FROM BOGALUSA AND DENHAM

Oilfield Site Restoration Commission The Oilfield Site Restoration Commission serves to: (1) approve and evaluate a priority list for site restoration annually; (2) approve lists of Contractors acceptable to conduct site assessment and site restoration; (3) review administration of site restoration activities and review the adequacy of site restoration assessments and reopen the funding needs […]

By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
La. oil industry refueling after hurricanes

La. oil industry refueling after hurricanes

In the wake of Hurricane Harvey inundating east Texas and west Louisiana with trillions of gallons of rainwater, oil and gas industry leaders are saying refineries will be back online soon and the price at the pump should return to normal. Don Briggs, president of the Louisiana Oil and Gas Association, said the impact of […]

By September 18, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Three months after shooting, U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise remains in rehab with no release date scheduled

Three months after shooting, U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise remains in rehab with no release date scheduled

Three months after he was critically wounded in a mass shooting near Washington, D.C., U.S. House Majority Whip Steve Scalise remains in inpatient rehab and has not been given a release date. Scalise, a Jefferson Republican, has been re-learning how to walk and receiving other rehabilitation treatment in D.C. since July, when he was discharged […]

By September 15, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Chevron Announces $1 Million for Hurricane Irma Relief

Chevron Announces $1 Million for Hurricane Irma Relief

Chevron U.S.A. Inc. today announced a contribution of $1 million from Chevron and the Chevron Global Community Fund to assist with efforts to recover from the damage done by Hurricane Irma. “Chevron makes every effort to support the communities where we operate, particularly in times of need,” said Dale Walsh, president of Chevron Americas Products. […]

By September 14, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Oil and Gas: South Louisiana’s bedrock industry is defined by boom-bust cycles

Oil and Gas: South Louisiana’s bedrock industry is defined by boom-bust cycles

The fortunes of south Louisiana are inextricably intertwined with the price of the oil and natural gas that are so abundant under our soil and, particularly, off our coast. Over the past 35 years those prices have fluctuated wildly—and made and destroyed fortunes in the process. The most dramatic of those fluctuations occurred in the […]

By September 14, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Louisiana ranked worst for state lawsuit climate in U.S. Chamber survey

Louisiana ranked worst for state lawsuit climate in U.S. Chamber survey

Louisiana’s lawsuit climate was ranked as the worst in the country in a survey released Tuesday by the U.S. Chamber Institute for Legal Reform. This was the first time the state ranked last in the survey of senior business executives, who were asked to rank the fairness of state lawsuit environments in 10 categories, including […]

By September 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →
Tellurian Led the Upstream Gainers Last Week

Tellurian Led the Upstream Gainers Last Week

In this part, we’ll look at the top weekly percentage gainers from the oil and gas production sector in the US for the week ending September 8, 2017. For our analysis, we have used the oil and gas producers with market capitalizations of greater than $100 million and an average volume greater than 100,000 shares […]

By September 13, 2017 0 Comments Read More →