Politics and oil drilling

This paper provides an economic, environmental and political assessment of the Deepwater Horizon incident. A look into the future of offshore drilling suggests 

Pecos, Politics And Oil Texas's 23rd Congressional District is a swing district that includes Pecos. Pecos is in the middle of an oil boom that seems to be changing the politics of this once slow But the politics of offshore oil and gas drilling may be changing. Virginia governor Terry McAuliffe, a Democrat, is pro-drilling (provided the Feds offer the same revenue-sharing deal that Louisiana has). And some elected Republicans are going on record against offshore leases, citing their risk to the environment and the recreation and tourism jobs that depend on seascapes and beaches unblemished by the fossil fuel industry. California’s legacy of oil drilling should be just that, many environmentalists argue — relegated to the history books. They are urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to ban new oil and gas drilling in California and completely phase out fossil fuel extraction in one of the nation’s top petroleum-producing — and gasoline-consuming — states. President Trump's administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil- and gas-drilling practices on government lands, government officials announced Thursday. The rules developed under former president Barack Obama would have applied mainly in the West, where most federal lands are located.

25 Jul 2018 Helped by higher oil prices, deepwater drilling is back — but with a difference. listed oil services company, has hailed a return of drilling deep beneath oceans as oil majors move back into Middle Eastern politics & society.

26 Feb 2020 The surprise decision is an important win for many Australians, but reform of Australia's offshore petroleum laws is urgently required to protect  25 Feb 2020 Santos, Murphy Oil and Bight Petroleum still have plans to drill in the in the Canberra bureau as immigration correspondent, Sunday political  9 Oct 2019 A lawsuit has been filed against Colorado oil and gas regulators by groups Oil and gas drilling is one of Colorado chief industries, especially in Weld In a statement to Colorado Politics, Colorado Petroleum Council  9 Aug 2019 Oil and gas drilling has serious consequences for our wildlands and communities . Drilling projects operate around the clock, disrupting wildlife,  20 Jun 2019 Turkey draws EU ire over oil drilling off Cyprus' coast. Turkey has sent a But political tension in the region may frustrate the controversial drill. Oil 2019, the annual IEA outlook for global oil markets, examines the key issues though the outlook could change dramatically depending on political factors. 6 days ago This photo taken on January 14, 2020 at shipyards in Iran's southwestern port of Khorramshahr shows the S1 oil drilling rig being loaded to a 

California’s legacy of oil drilling should be just that, many environmentalists argue — relegated to the history books. They are urging Gov. Gavin Newsom to ban new oil and gas drilling in California and completely phase out fossil fuel extraction in one of the nation’s top petroleum-producing — and gasoline-consuming — states.

President Trump's administration is rescinding proposed rules for hydraulic fracturing and other oil- and gas-drilling practices on government lands, government officials announced Thursday. The rules developed under former president Barack Obama would have applied mainly in the West, where most federal lands are located. WASHINGTON — The Obama administration on Thursday unveiled a final set of regulations on offshore oil and gas drilling that are aimed at preventing the kind of equipment failures that caused the One century later, coal provided only 25% of the planet’s energy, natural gas has risen to 23% and oil reigns supreme at just under 40%. Back in the year 2000, demand for oil was approximately 75 million barrels per day! Less than ten years later, the IEA (International Energy Agency) "When all is said and done, I am confident that the ban on oil drilling off of Florida’s coasts will remain in place.” Steve Contorno Times Political Editor

The Trump Administration is moving forward with a plan that could open roughly 1.2 million acres across nine counties in California’s Central Valley to new oil and gas drilling.

6 days ago This photo taken on January 14, 2020 at shipyards in Iran's southwestern port of Khorramshahr shows the S1 oil drilling rig being loaded to a  12 Jul 2019 Mobile and smaller slimhole drilling rigs reduce the size of the area that drilling activities affect. The use of horizontal and directional drilling  The second section draws upon public goods theory to discuss what makes collective action on climate and a post-oil economy so problematic. The third section 

From weakening economic growth and intensifying trade tensions to global political risks, our 2020 oil and gas industry outlook takes stock of the main factors to 

20 Jun 2019 Turkey draws EU ire over oil drilling off Cyprus' coast. Turkey has sent a But political tension in the region may frustrate the controversial drill. Oil 2019, the annual IEA outlook for global oil markets, examines the key issues though the outlook could change dramatically depending on political factors. 6 days ago This photo taken on January 14, 2020 at shipyards in Iran's southwestern port of Khorramshahr shows the S1 oil drilling rig being loaded to a  12 Jul 2019 Mobile and smaller slimhole drilling rigs reduce the size of the area that drilling activities affect. The use of horizontal and directional drilling  The second section draws upon public goods theory to discuss what makes collective action on climate and a post-oil economy so problematic. The third section  23 Jan 2018 Norway's oil and gas is "extremely important" for Europe's energy supply, oil minister says, rejecting calls to stop drilling to prevent global 

The Trump administration’s draft offshore proposal would allow new oil and gas drilling in more than a billion acres off the Atlantic, Pacific and Arctic coasts. Get our Essential Politics The Trump Administration is moving forward with a plan that could open roughly 1.2 million acres across nine counties in California’s Central Valley to new oil and gas drilling.