Arctic Lease Sales, OCS Legislation, & Rigs to Reefs Program See Activity

HBW Resources: Greenfield Offshore Energy Report Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway at the federal, state and international levels that could impact 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… More »

House Cuts Renewable Funding, Supports Yucca, and Tells Obama “No” on Ocean Zoning

Thursday in Washington: Progress/Work Continues…in the House The House completed its work and passed the FY2014 Energy and Water Appropriations bill (H.R. 2609) late last night.  The bill includes significant cuts to renewable energy programs, funding to support the approval of Yucca Mountain, and a provision prohibiting the implementation of the Administration’s National Ocean Policy’s… More »

Wednesday in Washington

Wednesday in Washington: Work Continues: Both the House and the Senate are in session today.  Questions about the attack in Boston and the recent Ricin laced letter sent to the office of Senator Wicker continue to mount as few concrete answers have been immediately available.  Meanwhile, the Senate continues its consideration of gun control legislation… More »

Wednesday in Washington

Wednesday in Washington: Both the House and Senate will be in session today. House Republicans introduced their budget plan yesterday, and Senate Democrats are expected to release their plan today. Both have until mid-April to approve budget resolutions to avoid having their salaries withheld. The Senate will take up the House passed Continuing Resolution and… More »