New Mexico Energy News

04.07.16

Wrong policies could hamstring US gas development, forum told

"This administration has issued a slew of regulations intended to stifle gas use," maintained former US Sen. George Allen from Virginia.

 

04.06.16

Vast majority of voters are concerned about high ethanol mandates

Seventy-seven percent of registered voters are concerned that breaching the ethanol blend wall could drive up the cost of gasoline for consumers and reduce the nation's fuel supply (85 percent of Republicans, 75 percent of Democrats and 71 percent of Independents).

 

03.17.16

The U.S. Is Exporting Its Oil Everywhere

Three months since the U.S. lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, American crude is flowing to virtually every corner of the market and reshaping the world's energy map.

 

03.15.16

Administration's policy shuns American consumers, national security, and weakens energy future

"The decision appeases extremists who seek to stop oil and natural gas production which would increase the cost of energy for American consumers and close the door for years to creating new jobs, new investments and boosting energy security..."

 

03.15.16

Obama Bars Atlantic Offshore Oil Drilling in Policy Reversal

The proposed offshore leasing program being released Tuesday eliminates the administration's initial plan to auction off drilling rights in as many as 104 million acres of the mid- and south-Atlantic in 2021...

 

02.25.16

Milestone LNG export shipment set to leave U.S. for Brazil

The first international shipment of liquefied natural gas in decades from the Lower 48 states is poised to leave for Brazil from Louisiana.

 

02.22.16

The Trickle of U.S. Oil Exports Is Already Shifting Global Power

Inside the oil tanker was a cargo that some on Capitol Hill had dubbed "Liquid American Freedom" -- the first U.S. crude bound for overseas markets after Congress lifted the 40-year export ban.

 

02.21.16

Why You Must Support U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Exports

When it comes to the energy-environment discussion that will continue to dominate the world, our most fundamental reality isn't debatable: the world has JUST STARTED to use energy.

 

02.15.16

Awkward! Hydraulic Fracturing Opponent Funds Study Finding It Doesn't Contaminate Water

Hydraulic fracturing's safety record is so good that not even a study funded by an anti-hydraulic fracturing foundation could find evidence that it contaminates drinking water.

 

02.10.16

BP: Fossil fuels to remain 'dominant form of energy' through 2035

Global energy demand between 2014 and 2035 is expected to rise 34%, with fossil fuels remaining "the dominant form of energy over the period," according to the 2016 edition of the BP Energy Outlook.