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The Composition of Produced Natural Gas and Why It Matters

by Bob Shively, Enerdynamics President and Lead Facilitator

Typical natural gas composition

Natural gas composition refers to the amount of various constituents that make up a stream of natural gas. 270 more words

Natural Gas

Wastewater injection well application triggers opposition

BURDICK, Kan. (AP) – An application to inject wastewater from oil and natural gas operations into a well in an area that’s near a fault zone and national park is garnering opposition. 104 more words

NW Natural charts a green-energy path

Portland-based natural gas utility shows how it can reduce carbon emissions

At a time when President Donald Trump is forcing the federal government to disregard the threat from climate change, NW Natural is charting a strategy to achieve what it calls “aggressive greenhouse gas reductions.” 10 more words

Portland Tribune

Climate Activists Tell PGE: Don’t Even Think About New Natural Gas Plants

Environmental groups gathered Wednesday outside the Portland General Electric headquarters in Portland to protest the utility’s effort to permit two new natural gas plants to replace its coal-fired power plant, which is scheduled to shut down in 2020. 17 more words

Jefferson Public Radio

Oregon House Votes to Enact 10-Year Ban on Natural Gas Fracking

Only limited fracking has ever been conducted in Oregon, but Democrats argue that current regulations on potential hydraulic fracturing are insufficient, and could set up the state for problems experienced in Pennsylvania and Oklahoma. 23 more words

Oregon Legislature

Another Big Win for Russian Pipeline Politics in Europe?

A divisive Russian energy project dripping with geopolitical tension reached a major milestone this week. The Nord Stream 2 pipeline, which would pump natural gas from Russia into Northern Europe, lined up financial backing from the western energy industry on Monday despite a barrage of protest from many European Union members fearful of Moscow’s hold on Europe’s energy supplies. 710 more words

The Cable