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Fracking: US requires disclosure of chemicals for oil, gas drilling on public lands

...than three years, drawing criticism from the oil and gas industry and environmental groups alike. The industry fears...public lands could serve as a template that the oil and gas industry could adopt to help address the public's concern about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fracking-us-requires-discl
The shell game with oil

...green movement, which at this point essentially is an appendage of the Democratic Party. Restricting the oil and gas industries, meanwhile, helps tighten the spigot on a major GOP funding source."This is partisan warfare posing as energy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-13/shell-game-oil
Unequal Pay: Must be a lot of good karma out there

...boasts highly paid jobs going to a highly educated workforce. In Louisiana the more lucrative jobs are in the oil and gas industries, which employ mostly men. CUTTING-EDGE JOB, NOT PAY? Women in the computer technology industry earn an average of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-12/unequal-pay-must-be-lot-go
Supreme Court rebukes EPA, but mainly leaves intact program to deal with carbon emissions

...unlimited," said Harry Ng, vice president and general counsel of the American Petroleum Institute, the oil and natural gas industry's trade association.But David Doniger, director of the climate and clean air program at the Natural Resources Defense...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-23/supreme-court-rebukes-epa-
Nearly 2,000 leaks reported by Atlanta Gas Light, South Carolina Electric and Gas in 2012

...company to replace the oldest vintage plastic pipelines installed between 1963 and 1984, Benson said."The natural gas industry, working together with regulators and manufacturers, (has) identified certain resins contained in vintage plastic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-26/nearly-2000-leaks-reported-at
Unions back drilling boom

...Statistics says total employment in the nation's oil and gas industry rose from about 120,000 in early 2004 to about 208...month. Less than 10 percent of full-time oil and gas industry workers are represented by unions.Alex Paris, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-20/unions-back-drilling-boom
Fan notes: Out for a buck

...see a hook shot up close."The two friends, who have more than 10 years of transactional experience in the oil and gas industry, have made a tradition of visiting Augusta Na tional each spring for the past three years.Their routine started Fri...

http://augusta.com/masters/story/news/latest-news/fan-notes-out-buck
Obama administration drives ahead with new cleaner gas rule

...environmental accomplishment in his second term. The oil and gas industry, meanwhile, panned the move, calling it gratuitous...American Petroleum Institute, which represents the oil and gas industry, pointed to studies it has commissioned estimating that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-03/obama-administration-drive
Fracking's safety gets boost from federal research

...department's National Energy Technology Laboratory.While the study has yet to be finalized, the oil and natural gas industry is seizing on the initial findings. The fracking boom has led to a massive surge in U.S. natural gas supplies and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/twt/news/2013-07-22/frackings-safety-gets-boost-fed
Swan Racing's Davis sets the tone for team's improbable spots in Daytona 500

...Nothing's textbook about the way we do anything," Davis said. "There's a lot of things in my industry, the oil and gas industry, the fund-raising industry, where I was the first to do a lot of things. I like it that way. I have all the confidence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-02-21/swan-racings-davis-sets-to