New Mexico Energy News

12.09.15

US Natural Gas and Oil Production Up and Down

US natural gas production in 2015 is expected to reach a record of 79.58 billion cubic feet per day. US oil field production, however, slowed for second month in a row.

 

12.01.15

EPA must do more to protect consumers from high ethanol mandates

"EPA has taken a significant step in the right direction by using its waiver authority to lower ethanol mandates... However, the agency must do more to protect consumers. EPA's final rule relies on unrealistic increases in sales...despite the fact that most cars cannot use them."

 

12.01.15

EPA approves lower ethanol increase in U.S. fuel supply than 2007 law

The Obama administration is requiring more ethanol be blended into the country's gasoline compared to an earlier proposal, but the increase was widely criticized by renewable fuel and corn producers...

 

11.25.15

Time to lift the crude oil export ban

US Senator John Hoeven (MT): "Lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports is a smart move that will benefit not only North Dakota, but also our nation and our allies."

 

11.16.15

Emphasize market-driven climate approach

When Obama administration representatives arrive in Paris for upcoming global climate discussions, they should emphasize the successful market-driven approach that helped the US lead the world in reducing greenhouse gas emissions...

 

11.11.15

Oil exports worked for Alaska, and will for the Lower 48

What was true for Alaska in the 1990s is equally true today for crude oil produced from our country's prolific shale formations. Removing the United States' outdated ban on crude oil exports will help grow our economy

 

11.09.15

Analysis: Polarized politics dictated Obama Keystone call

"I don't think this is a decision based of facts. I think it's a decision based on politics," Democratic Sen. Heidi Heitkamp.

 

11.03.15

American Voters Are Overwhelmingly Pro-Energy

One year before Election Day, 71 percent of voters say they are more likely to support a candidate who supports producing more oil and natural gas...

 

10.26.15

United Arab Emirates plans to increase crude oil and natural gas production

Using EOR techniques, the United Arab Emirates government plans to expand oil production 30% by 2020.

 

10.13.15

Ohio, West Virginia, Pennsylvania combine efforts on gas drilling

Ohio, West Virginia and Pennsylvania have agreed to cooperate - rather than compete - in attracting shale-gas development and jobs to their region over the next three years.