Trump Signs Executive Orders to Fast-track Pipeline Construction

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Trump Signs Executive Orders to Fast-track Pipeline Construction

President Trump signed two executive orders that he says will speed up construction of pipelines and other projects to enhance the production and transportation of oil and natural gas between states and across international borders. The actions will probably attract legal challenges by state governments seeking to preserve control over such projects. “Too often, badly

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Everyday Ways You Use Oil and Gas in Your Home

According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), even as the world embarks on a low carbon pathway to help meet climate change commitments, oil and gas will still be an integral part of our everyday lives for decades to come. The IEA expects demand for oil to grow to 103.5 million barrels of oil per

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White House Issues New Permit for Keystone XL Pipeline

The new permit circumvents a court order by a Montana Judge in November that faulted the State Department’s previous environmental analysis. This could pave the way for beginning some preliminary work, according to Clearview Energy Partners. The Keystone XL is an $8 billion project. The pipeline, proposed more than a decade ago, would carry crude

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How Submar Can Help Your Project in a Marine Environment

With shifting coastlines, natural tides, storms, and constant traffic, it’s easy to see how subsea pipelines can be impacted over time. Storms can cause wave- and current-induced movements of nearshore sediments, which can affect the depth of burial and integrity of pipelines laid in waters less than 60 feet deep. Plus, vessels and Gulf traffic

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Ways the Oil and Gas Industry Fuels Education

Every day the oil and natural gas transported through pipelines enable the educational experiences of students across the country. In every classroom you can find essential equipment and tools made from petroleum products. Here are just a few examples of how oil and gas fuel education. School Supplies Many of the items students use in

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4 Ways Pipelines Are Good for the Environment

From carbon emission to misconceptions about spills, pipelines sometimes get a bad rap when it comes to the environment, but the truth is pipelines are one of the safest ways to transport the oil and gas we depend on. Pipelines transport natural gas and liquid hydrocarbons, such as oil, from supply basins to various areas

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