FORUM NEWS

US petroleum reserve lease sale in Alaska draws just 7 bids

President Donald Trump's efforts to make the United States "energy dominant" with help from Alaska got off to modest results Wednesday.  

Natural Gas, Oil Industry Launch Environmental Partnership to Accelerate Reductions in Methane, VOCs

"This groundbreaking partnership further demonstrates the industry's leadership and commitment to responsibly developing America's energy resources while reducing emissions"  

Pipes aligned for Alaska growth

By Gov. Bill Walker. Alaska now has the necessary alignment for the Alaska gasline LNG project.  

EPA to hold biofuels quota steady in 2018

The rule will require refiners to mix 19.29 billion gallons of renewable fuels into the gasoline supply in 2018.  

Effort to open ANWR clears one more hurdle

The next and final stop for the controversial legislation is the Senate floor, where debate is sure to be lengthy and contentious.  

BSEE approves first Arctic OCS drilling permit in more than 2 years

Eni US submitted the application to drill from a manmade island in state waters in August...  

Natural Gas Looks Forward To The Winter Season And Drops

huge discoveries in the Marcellus and Utica shale regions of the US and warm temperatures during the winter of 2015/2016 caused the price to fall to the lowest level since 1998 at $1.6110 per MMBtu.  

Biomass and waste fuels made up 2% of total U.S. electricity generation in 2016

Biomass and waste fuels generated 2% of US electricity in 2016 (natural gas 34%, coal 30%, nuclear 20%). What makes up biomass and waste fuel?