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...

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...

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...

Gas industry fights documentary

ALLENTOWN, Pa. --- The natural gas industry has spent months attacking the documentary Gasland as a deeply flawed piece of propaganda. After it was nominated for an Oscar...

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...

Report questions readiness of oil industry

WASHINGTON -- The oil and gas industry, with its dependence on computers, has too many question marks...disruptions in the nation's oil and gas supplies. "The oil and gas industry is highly automated, and the task to remediate all critical...

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Bill fuels regulation argument

ATLANTA - The natural gas industry is either on the way to cost-saving competition or a legally protected monopoly that will burden small customers, depending...

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Market for gas evolving

The wild rush into Georgia's natural gas industry won't soon tame, some observers say. Georgia deregulated the industry Nov. 1, effectively opening a free market for the resource...

Davis: Don't blame deregulation for high gas bills

DEREGULATION IN the natural gas industry has been an easy target for the media and public policy leaders since legislation introduced competition in the Atlanta Gas Light...

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Georgia tackles deregulation predicaments

...When looking at the problems with Georgia's natural gas industry, it's hard to find a better case study than 82-year-old...scrap the 1997 vote and return the state's natural gas industry entirely to government regulation. When Georgia launched...