#Fracking & #Shale Development Highlights In the US & Internationally: Report by @BoOllison

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 »


Government Set To Shut Down While Congress Continues To Bicker

HBW Resources DC Energy and Politics Update As the week opens, Congress continues its brinksmanship over a completely avoidable government shutdown.  House Republicans continue to demand the inclusion of some form of prohibition on the implementation of Obama-care.  The Senate stripped the original defunding language from the bill and passed the continuing resolution, sending it… More »


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 »