04.21.16

U.S. Shale Gas Bound for Europe After Leaving Cheniere

LNG coming out of the U.S. is probably the single most important thing that will transform the future LNG market... It heralds the arrival of a global market.

 

04.21.16

What the Senate energy bill means for Montana; 2 Hydroelectric projecsts, exporting liquied natural gas

"Energy is the title of the bill, but you can see there's a lot of moving parts," Sen. Steve Daines, R-Montana, said on Wednesday shortly after the measure passed the Senate.

 

04.15.16

Retail gasoline prices this summer expected to be lowest since 2004

The U.S. Energy Information Administration forecasts that U.S. drivers will pay an average of $2.04 per gallon this summer for regular gasoline: 59 cents/gal lower than the average price last summer, and it would be the lowest average summer price since 2004.

 

04.13.16

Poll: Vast majority of voters are concerned about high ethanol mandates

Seventy-seven percent of registered voters are concerned that breaching the ethanol blend wall could drive up the cost of gasoline for consumers and reduce the nation's fuel supply (85 percent of Republicans, 75 percent of Democrats and 71 percent of Independents), according to a new poll of registered voters conducted by Harris Poll on behalf of API.

 

04.12.16

Drop in oil and gas tax money hurting Eastern Montana Counties

'Worst is yet to Come' Recent layoffs at oil giant Schlumberger hit the town hard, and there are rumors of another company just outside of town pulling out. Oil and gas tax money is just 3 percent of the state's budget, so the decrease has the biggest, most immediate effect on counties.

 

04.07.16

Wrong policies could hamstring US gas development, forum told

"This administration has issued a slew of regulations intended to stifle gas use," maintained former US Sen. George Allen from Virginia.

 

04.06.16

Guest Opinion: EPA regulations are killing Montana energy jobs

Make no mistake, President Obama's Environmental Protection Agency regulations are killing Montana Energy. Our country's future is bright if we can unleash the power of innovation and rein in the overregulation of Washington, D.D.

 

04.06.16

Vast majority of voters are concerned about high ethanol mandates

Seventy-seven percent of registered voters are concerned that breaching the ethanol blend wall could drive up the cost of gasoline for consumers and reduce the nation's fuel supply (85 percent of Republicans, 75 percent of Democrats and 71 percent of Independents).

 

03.27.16

Voice of the Reader: TransCanada suing over Keystone pipiline

Denise Carrao of Miles City writes a letter to the Billings Gazette Editor in response to Leesa Zalesky's report in the Billings Western Ag Reporter.

 

03.17.16

The U.S. Is Exporting Its Oil Everywhere

Three months since the U.S. lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, American crude is flowing to virtually every corner of the market and reshaping the world's energy map.