Executive Summary on the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Mark Up of the Bipartisan Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015 Summary Provided By Emily Singer, Legislative Aide, HBW Resources The Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources held three mark up sessions on the Bipartisan Energy Policy Modernization Act of 2015. This bill… More »
The U.S. Energy Department (DOE) recently announced that the Quadrennial Energy Review Task Force will hold a public meeting in Denver, CO on Monday, July 28 to discuss gas-electricity interdependence. The meeting will include facilitated panel discussions as well as an open public comment session.
HBW Resources Offshore Energy Report Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway that could affect the development of offshore oil and gas resources prepared by Brent Greenfield, HBW Resources’ Director of Ocean Policy and Regulatory Affairs. DOI Seeks Comments on 2017-2022 OCS Leasing Program The Interior Department has announced the Bureau of… More »
Beverly Hills has become the first city in California to ban fracking. The City Council unanimously passed a ban that will go into effect on June 6. “‘It’s just the sense that industrial processes such as mining and oil drilling really is not appropriate in Beverly Hills,’ [city spokeswoman Therese] Kosterman said.” Read more from… More »