Top Stories & Events Affecting the Use of Hydraulic Fracturing for Oil & Gas Development

HBW Resources: Ollison Hydraulic Fracturing Report Below is a summary prepared by Bo Ollison, HBW Resources’ Senior Director of Policy, 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.  HBW Resources is monitoring these activities to ensure that… More »


Greenfield Report: Regulators & Industry Continue Efforts to Enhance Safety of Offshore OCS Oil & Gas Energy Dvlpmnt

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. Interior Official Discusses Possibility of Proposing Atlantic Lease Sales in Next 5-Year Plan The Houston… More »


Offshore Energy Legislation in the 113th Congress

HBW Resources Report OFFSHORE-RELATED LEGISLATIVE ACTIVITY 113th CONGRESS Prepared by Brent Greenfield  ACCESS AND REVENUE-SHARING “Offshore Energy and Jobs Act” (H.R. 2231) Introduced in House on June 4 and passed by the House 235-186 on June 28; received in Senate and referred to Energy and Natural Resources Cmte. on July 8 Sponsored by Rep. Doc Hastings (R-WA);… More »


Greenfield Offshore Energy Report: Key Political & Regulatory Actions 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. Comments Sought On ICR Renewal For Certain New Offshore O&G Facilities The Environmental Protection Agency has announced that it is seeking comments on its intention to seek Office of Management review and… More »