Alaska Lawmakers Want To Drill For More Oil

In order to fight climate change and help cover the expensive burden, Alaskan lawmakers have come up with a solution: drill more. Republican Senator Lisa Murkowski, who supports drilling in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, voiced her long-held opinion during a hearing of the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. During the November 2 meeting,… Please follow and like us:

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Harvey has knocked out a significant portion of the nation’s oil refining capacity

The nation’s biggest oil refinery shut down Wednesday morning as Tropical Storm Harvey continued to hammer the core of the U.S. industry that turns crude oil into gasoline. The Motiva refinery in Port Arthur, Texas, began a “controlled shutdown” at 5 a.m. Wednesday, joining more than a dozen other facilities in Corpus Christi, Beaumont and other… Please follow and like us:

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Energy giants seek role in Qatar’s gas expansion

Three of the West’s biggest energy corporations are lobbying Qatar to take part in a huge expansion of its gas production, handing Doha an unintended but timely boost in the Gulf dispute. The chief executives of ExxonMobil, Royal Dutch Shell and France’s Total all met Qatar’s Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani in Doha before… Please follow and like us:

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