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August 18, 2016 by

Seeking: NMOGA Executive Director, questionable ethics and experience pandering to industry required

News that New Mexico Environment Secretary, Ryan Flynn has left his political appointment to potentially head an oil and gas interest group reads like a “What Not to Do” chapter […]

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July 27, 2016 by

ConocoPhillips wants a pat on the back, while still wasting millions of taxpayer dollars

Recently, ConocoPhillips tooted its own horn by touting the success of its natural gas waste capture programs. While we applaud ConocoPhillips’ steps towards reducing natural gas waste, there’s an omission […]

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July 25, 2016 by

New government report on natural gas waste outlines why the BLM methane rule is desperately needed— and quickly

A new report out by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) showcases just how badly the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) needs to revamp the way it monitors and permits methane […]

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June 9, 2016 by

Wyoming lawmakers should support BLM’s methane waste rule and seize the millions of dollars that are on the table

When your state is discussing which agencies will get budget cuts, is currently toying with making massive cuts to the athletics program of your only NCAA-Division I school in the […]

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June 9, 2016 by

One Future catches bag limit of herring with latest report

The best arguments are guided by unbiased data and based on sound conclusions. Skewed data, overplayed results, and gross speculation does not inspire trust or faith in a researcher and […]

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May 17, 2016 by

Wyoming deserves a fair return from coal mined on public lands

While western communities and energy development have entered the 21st century, America’s coal companies are stuck in a hole of their own making. Bad investments and poor market forecasts have […]

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May 11, 2016 by

As the annual Four Corners Oil & Gas conference kicks off, let’s remember our money that’s being left on the table

The 13th Annual Four corners Oil and Gas Conference kicks off this week in Farmington, New Mexico. While many presentations, including from FLIR Systems, Inc., will focus on new technologies […]

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May 2, 2016 by

Five debunked myths of the Bureau of Land Management’s methane waste rule

Last week, the House Committee on Natural Resources, subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources held a hearing on the Bureau of Land Management’s proposal to combat methane waste, where lawmakers, agency […]

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February 24, 2016 by

Oil and Gas Industry Statements in Financial Filings Point to Prices, Not Regulations, As Reason for Declines in Leases and Production

Leading market analysts report that tumbling oil prices curtailed—and in some cases, wholly eliminated—industry investment capacity last fiscal year. Wood Mackenzie, “Deferred upstream projects tally reaches 68” (Jan. 14, 2016) […]

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February 22, 2016 by

Budget is helping to move BLM into the 21st century

Congressional hearings on the Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) budget comes at an important time for the BLM. The budget proposes new help for the BLM to improve essential programs and […]

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