Tagged Flaring

ExxonMobil pushing for GHG emissions cut by 2020

Rate this article By LNG World News ExxonMobil devised a plan for greenhouse gas emissions reduction by 2020, including a 15 percent decrease in methane emissions and a 25 percent reduction in flaring. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: LNG World News

JOGMEC extends MOU with Oman’s oil and gas ministry

Rate this article By LNG World News Image courtesy of Oman LNGJapan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) and Ministry of Oil and Gas of Oman, the LNG supplier to Japan, extended the memorandum of understanding for technical corporation signed in January 2014. Under the extended MoU, the two parties intend on discussing cooperation…

France: incident at Dunkirk LNG terminal

Rate this article By LNG World News Send out tests at France’s fourth LNG import terminal in the port of Dunkirk (Dunkerque) have been stopped due to a flaring incident which led to the evacuation of the terminal’s workers. The incident that occurred on Monday night causing a “larger than usual” flame at the flare…

Independents see problems in BLM venting, flaring proposal

Rate this article The Independent Petroleum Association of America and three other associations representing US independent oil and gas producers jointly urged the US Bureau of Land Management to withdraw its proposed venting and flaring rule. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

Upstream independents see problems in BLM venting, flaring proposal

Rate this article The Independent Petroleum Association of America and three other associations representing US independent oil and gas producers jointly urged the US Bureau of Land Management to withdraw its proposed venting and flaring rule. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

Why Banning Flaring is a Bad Idea

Rate this article Article Abstract: A recent Forbes op-ed by Baker Institute contributor Jim Krane calls for Congress to propose a potentially devastating compromise in an attempt to persuade the Obama administration to support lifting the 40-year-old ban on crude exports: “Congress should allow U.S. producers to export crude oil – as long as they…