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Amid budget woes, gas drilling tax turns GOP heads
Some Republicans in the Capitol are predicting that a tax on natural gas extraction could end up in whatever final budget legislation emerges, probably in late June.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Anchorage Daily News
Compass: Gas line deal is good for producers, bad for Alaska
Alaska is about to set out on a path toward a bad deal for a natural gas pipeline.
The New Zealand Herald
US puts off decision on Keystone XL pipeline
The Obama administration is putting off its decision on the Keystone XL oil pipeline from Canada, likely until after the November elections, by extending its review of the controversial project indefinitely.
Frustration and elation greets new Keystone XL delay
A book from the Camper Hotel in Barcelona has sat on Tamara Roberts's coffee table since 2007: Don't Buy It When You Don't Need It.
U.S. oil inventories at record high
The amount of crude oil at Gulf Coast facilities reached the highest level ever because of production gains and new transit routes, the U.S. government said.
'King Coal' Is Dying; Prince Oil & Gas Is Next
First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out- Because I was not a Socialist.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Oklahoma universities offer energy education programs
The growing oil and natural gas industry has spawned a unique challenge, and the state's universities have created programs to address the need.
Canaccord Lowers Rating on TransCanada to Hold
Analyst Juan Plessis at Canaccord on Thursday, April 17, 2014, downgraded TransCanada from Buy to Hold and maintained a $53 price target..
Obama Stymies Oil and Natural Gas Production on Federal Lands
A new nonpartisan Congressional Research Service report quantifies the Obama administration's hostility towards America's oil and natural gas industry.
The Wichita Eagle
Small businesses generating a domestic energy revolution
The American oil and natural gas industry has been a bright spot in our economy, with benefits felt across the nation and here in Kansas.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Nobel winners to White House: Reject Keystone XL
Pipeline company TransCanada submitted an application to build the cross-border pipeline more than five years ago.
The Motley Fool
Big Oil Bets on LNG For Emerging Market Growth
In the energy world, natural gas is getting a lot of attention. This is entirely deserved, of course, since production of natural gas has taken off over the past several years.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Another GOP lawmaker backs drilling industry tax
Another Republican state lawmaker in the Republican-controlled Legislature is lining up behind a proposal to impose a new tax on Pennsylvania's booming natural gas industry.
Oil and Gas Online
First Quarter Oil And Natural Gas Well Completions Hold Steady
Estimated U.S. oil well completions remained relatively flat in the first quarter of 2014 compared to year-ago levels, according to API's 2014 Quarterly Well Completion Report, First Quarter.
TransCanada responds to claims made about KXL Pipeline
TransCanada has issued the following response to statements made by pipeline opponents in a story aired April 10. Click on the link provided for the previous story.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Oil and Gas Investor
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. Gives Millions To Lackawanna College
"Cabot is pleased to announce this historic gift to Lackawanna College, a leading institution that has fully embraced the opportunity to train its students locally to become members of the global natural gas industry," He added, "This opportunity will ensure that qualified, hardworking individuals can get a solid education and be prepared for ... (more)
Keystone Foes Taught Arrest Tactics If Project Is Cleared
Donny Williams didn't spend his weekend in Washington enjoying the cherry blossoms.
Gas Industry Supports Fewer Jobs Than Pennsylvania Governor Claims, Report Says
Gov. Tom Corbett delivers his budget address for the 2014-15 fiscal year to a joint session of the Pennsylvania House and Senate on Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, in Harrisburg, Pa.
Anchorage Daily News
Compass: Gas line bill is carefully crafted path toward production
A road map for developing Alaska's natural gas is taking shape in the state Capitol, with legislators carefully evaluating a pipeline proposal that could lead to steady income and reliable energy to Alaskans for decades to come.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Opponents of Keystone XL pipeline carve message into Nebraska field
Opponents of a proposed pipeline to carry Canadian oil south to the U.S. Gulf Coast have carved a message of resistance into a Nebraska field in the project's path.