Vice President Mike Pence to speak at Artesia trade rally

Michael Smith | Carlsbad Current Argus | August 15, 2019

Vice President Mike Pence is scheduled to make a stop in Artesia next week. 

Pence is slotted as a special guest for the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA) trade event Aug. 21 hosted by America First Policies, a nonprofit organization supporting policy initiatives.

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U.S. shale oil output forecast to hit record 8.55 million bpd in August

BOE Report | July 15, 2019

U.S. oil output from seven major shale formations is expected to rise by about 49,000 barrels per day (bpd) in August, to a record 8.55 million bpd, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said in its monthly drilling productivity report on Monday.


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Huge Turnout at Stakeholder Event in Carlsbad

What an amazing turnout in Carlsbad! A huge number of supporters showed up to advocate for New Mexico’s oil and natural gas industry on August 7.

Take a look:


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Hundreds Attend Methane Stakeholder Engagement Event in Farmington


We are so proud to be a part of this community. On July 29, hundreds of oil and gas industry supporters showed up to a public stakeholder engagement event in Farmington to provide valuable input.

Here's a photo of the capacity crowd inside:

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New Mexico Oil & Gas Association Publishes Methane Mitigation Roadmap

SANTA FE, NEW MEXICO – Today, the New Mexico Oil and Gas Association (NMOGA) published a Methane Mitigation Roadmap, outlining areas where industry and government can work together through cost-effective regulatory strategies to continue reductions in methane emissions. The roadmap identifies the four most reported sources of methane emissions from oil and natural gas production using EPA data and provides specific regulatory suggestions and considerations based on proven industry experience in reducing emissions and the best available science and peer-reviewed data.

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New Mexico commits millions to rural roads

Adrian C Hedden | Carlsbad Current-Argus | May 24, 2019

Partnering with private industry could be the path to repairing the crumbling roads in rural southeast New Mexico, burdened by the oil and gas industry – the same industry that generated about $2 billion in surplus funds for the State of New Mexico last year.

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