Greenfield Offshore Energy Report: Regulatory Actions and Events Affecting Offshore Energy Development

HBW Resources: Greenfield Offshore Energy Report Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway that could affect the development of offshore oil and gas resources. USCG To Open Regulatory Proceeding For A Vessel-Specific SEMS  The Coast Guard has announced its intent to issue regulations that will require vessels engaged in Outer Continental Shelf activities (including mobile offshore… More »

Pennsylvania: The Epicenter of the National Hydraulic Fracturing Debate

HBW Resources Review of Shale Development          Pennsylvania: the epicenter of the national hydraulic fracturing debate By Bo Ollison–Senior Policy Director, HBW Resources OVERVIEW The dramatic increase in domestic natural resource development over the past few years has been largely due to the innovative process of hydraulic fracturing. According to the Energy… More »

HBW Ollison Hydraulic Fracturing Report: International, Federal, and State Highlights

HBW Resources: Ollison Hydraulic Fracturing Report Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway at the federal, state and international levels that could impact the use of hydraulic fracturing for oil and gas extraction.  With numerous state legislatures now in session, HBW Resources is monitoring these activities to ensure that responsible and feasible… More »

Controversy Erupts Over #GHG Coal Regs While #Congress Dithers on Gov’t Funding

HBW ENERGY AND POLITICS UPDATE Today in Washington The planned recess this week for House members is being cut short as congressional leaders haggle over a legislative package to keep the government funded through the end of the year.  The Senate will be in session all week, and the House will return on Wednesday.  The… More »