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ExxonMobil Gets an “A” in Methane Mitigation in Permian Shale and Associated Gas

ExxonMobil Gets an “A” in Methane Mitigation in Permian Shale and Associated Gas

Pat Davis Szymczak, Journal of Petroleum Technology | May 3rd, 2022ExxonMobil has obtained an “A” grade certification under the independent MiQ standard for managing methane emissions following an assessment of its Poker Lake, New Mexico, facilities in the Permian Basin and earned bragging rights as the first oil and gas company to earn the top mark for control of methane emissions from associated gas.

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Chevron to boost permian oil production as demand for reliable energy grows

Chevron to boost permian oil production as demand for reliable energy grows

Chevron | April 24th, 2022Chevron plans to boost its production in the Permian Basin by 10% this year as economic and geopolitical events underscore the importance of meeting society’s expectations for energy security and cost efficiency as well as carbon reduction.

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Don’t waste New Mexico’s 'unique' opportunity

Don’t waste New Mexico’s 'unique' opportunity

Paul J. Gessing, Las Cruces Sun News | April 24th, 2022New Mexico is in a unique of economic situation. Despite having the highest unemployment rate in the nation for all of 2022, our incredibly strong oil and gas industry, buoyed by high prices and rapid production growth, have given politicians in Santa Fe “more money than they know what to do with.” So, in the recent 30-day session we saw spending grow by more than $1 billion and some significant tax cuts. Then, in a special session, rebates to be paid out to taxpayers and non-taxpayers alike.

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Oil industry claims reduced emissions

Oil industry claims reduced emissions

Scott Wyland, Santa Fe New Mexican | April 23rd, 2022These two things are indisputable: Greenhouse gases are warming the planet, and the fossil fuel industry is a large source of these emissions.

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7 Advanced Technologies Being Used to Reduce Emissions

7 Advanced Technologies Being Used to Reduce Emissions

New Mexico’s oil and gas producers are actively utilizing and developing advanced technologies to reduce emissions. Here are some examples:

 

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6 Ways Oil and Natural Gas is Driving Energy Progress

6 Ways Oil and Natural Gas is Driving Energy Progress

Oil and Natural Gas is Driving Energy Progress

This Earth Day, we want to underscore the importance and value of New Mexico energy to our state and the country, while recognizing the significant progress and investments made in delivering cleaner, more reliable energy.

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