Tag: petroleum

Chemical, Conventional Fuels

Nuclear & Coal Will Account for Majority of U.S. Generating Capacity Retirements in 2021

January 12, 2021

Via: CleanTechnica

According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) latest inventory of electric generators, 9.1 gigawatts (GW) of electric generating capacity is scheduled to retire in 2021. Nuclear generating capacity will account for the largest share of total capacity retirements (56%), […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

USA: Majors Management acquires OSAN Petroleum retail fuel assets

December 28, 2020

Via: PetrolPlaza

Majors Management, a rapidly growing leader in the convenience store industry in the United States, acquired eight convenience stores and numerous dealer supply accounts from OSAN Petroleum. The OSAN portfolio increases Majors’ existing presence in its home state of Georgia. […]

Energy Economics

A Contrarian Look At Petroleum And ESG Investing

October 28, 2020

Via: Forbes

Being a contrarian (think skeptic on steroids, or skeptic with analysis), I always shake my head when I see that a new investment fashion gaining traction, such as this Financial Times headline, “Petroleum group sets up ESG centre as financing […]

Chemical, Conventional Fuels, Energy Consumption, Global

The World’s Top 10 Oil Producers And Consumers

June 26, 2020

Via: Forbes

Following last week’s release of the BP Statistical Review of World Energy 2020, I began to review and analyze the data. Today I take a deeper dive into the numbers on petroleum. Oil accounts for a third of the world’s […]

News and Policies, U.S.

US Exported More Oil Than it Imported For the First Time in Over 70 Years

November 18, 2019

Via: Energy Collective

Based on preliminary data and model estimates, EIA (US Energy Information Agency) estimates that the United States exported 140,000 b/d more total crude oil and petroleum products in September than it imported; total exports exceeded imports by 550,000 b/d in […]

Commercialization, Conventional Fuels

PM Environmental launches petroleum compliance service

January 22, 2016

Via: Energy Global

PM Environmental has announced the launch of its petroleum compliance services (PCS) line. This adds to the company’s already full line of retail petroleum services that includes underground storage tank management and removal, free product investigation, state fund reimbursement assistance […]