Crude Oil Exports: Gaining Increased Focus as Production Soars

Today, Senator Murkowski (R-AK) released a report detailing the historic precedent for allowing crude oil exports following the enactment of the Energy Policy and Conservation Act of 1975.  The Senator has been an outspoken advocate for modernizing the nation’s export restrictions for domestically produced crude oil. The issue of crude oil exports is relatively new… More »


HBW Resources Offshore Energy Report, Feb. 28, 2014

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 prepared by Brent Greenfield, HBW Resources’ Director of Ocean Policy and Regulatory Affairs. DOI Announces Gulf of Mexico Oil & Gas Lease Sales The U.S. Department of the… More »


Growth in Fracking To Benefit Australia, China, Poland, India & Brazil. US Onshore Development Applying Pressure To Arctic, Offshore, & Int’l Projects

HBW Resources Hydraulic Fracturing Report (National &International) Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway at the national and international level that could impact natural resource extraction, particularly related to hydraulic fracturing and shale development.  To better utilize this document, we have broken the information down by region. With numerous state legislatures now in… More »


HBW Offshore Energy Report: Summary of Key News, Events, and Regulations Affecting Offshore Oil and Gas Development

HBW Resources Offshore Energy Report By Brent Greenfield, Director of Ocean Policy and Regulatory Affairs National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee to Hold Public Meeting The Coast Guard has announced that the National Offshore Safety Advisory Committee (NOSAC) will hold a public teleconference Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014 to receive Task Statements and form Subcommittees on Marine… More »