Congress Back in Action…Sort Of

Washington Update Welcome back to session!  Both the House and the Senate will be back in action this week.  Almost all of the focus will be on the conflict in Syria and consideration of a joint resolution authorizing the President to use force.  The debate over Syria has created a number of strange bedfellows, but… More »


Top Issues Affecting Hydraulic Fracturing (Fracking) in the States, Nationally, and Internationally

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 policies… More »


ENGOs Fight Arctic Development While BSEE Considers Offshore Fracking Activities

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. Following Court Ruling, ENGOs Say Arctic Is “No Place To Drill” Environment News Service wrote about the recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Ralph Beistline (D. Alaska) that found the federal government… More »


OCS Governors Seek Expanded Offshore Development While Obama Pursues Ocean Zoning Initiative

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.  With numerous legislative bodies now in session, HBW Resources is monitoring these activities to ensure that responsible policies based on sound science are advanced. Eight Governors Call On… More »