Know What’s Below: Pipeline Safety

Blog | Submar

Follow Us

Know What’s Below: Pipeline Safety

Did you know that there are approximately 2.06 million miles of distribution pipelines used to deliver natural gas to most homes and businesses? According to National Transportation Safety Board statistics, pipelines are the safest and most efficient means of transporting natural gas and petroleum products, but they do have certain risks. Before a member of

Read More...

9 Ways Oil and Gas Help to Fuel Your Thanksgiving Holiday

(The following article is from Aera Energy’s Website) Ready to gather around the table with family and friends for roast turkey and pumpkin pie? Thanksgiving is one of America’s most beloved holidays, but very few of the traditions we’ve come to know and love would be possible without the energy industry. As you celebrate on

Read More...

Texas Sees Uptick in Oil and Gas Jobs After Downturn

The decrease in oil prices in the middle of the global coronavirus pandemic has dealt a significant blow to the Texas oil and gas industry. The industry has lost 107,000 jobs during the pandemic, according to Reform Austin News, and oil field employment is down by half from its peak in December 2014. Job recovery

Read More...

Wyoming to Help Petroleum Industry with Coronavirus Funding

Wyoming will use federal coronavirus relief funding to help petroleum companies move ahead with oil and gas drilling projects stalled by the pandemic and plug idle wells. North Dakota already is using Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding for well plugging and cleanup. Together, the two major oil-producing states will spend as

Read More...

China Looks to Boost Oil Exploration, Expand Oil & Gas Storage

China plans to further increase oil and gas exploration and accelerate the construction of more oil and gas storage infrastructure, state news agency Xinhua reported. Last week, China’s Communist Party adopted the principles of the five-year development plan 2021-2025. China will also aim to build more oil and gas pipelines, according to its authorities. China

Read More...

Mountain Valley Pipeline to Cost More, Take Longer to Build

The lead partner in the Mountain Valley Pipeline venture has pushed back its expected completion date and says costs for the project are expected to rise, The Roanoke Times reported. The news comes from Equitrans Midstream Corp., the lead partner in the joint venture of five energy companies. The company has faced environmental problems and

Read More...

Oil Drops 5% to Three-Week Low as Coronavirus Cases Spike

Oil prices fell over 5% to a three-week low on Wednesday as surging coronavirus infections in the United States and Europe are leading to renewed lockdowns, fanning fears that the unsteady economic recovery will deteriorate. Brent futures fell $2.12, or 5.15%, to $39.08 a barrel, while U.S. West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude settled 5.5%, or

Read More...