Current Headlines

  1. USDA Biobased Economy Report Indicates Potential For Rural Prosperity With Renewable Chemicals

    The Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO) today applauded USDA’s release of a new report, “Indicators of the U.S. Biobased Economy.” The report measures substantial economic growth, job creation, and household income for the agricultural sector from biofuel and bioenergy production. Moreover, it indicates great potential for additional prosperity from future growth in renewable chemicals and biobased products. Brent Erickson, executive vice president of BIO’s Industrial & Environmental Section, said, “The biobased economy is approaching a

  2. Susan Dio Appointed Chairman And President Of BP America, Inc.

    BP recently announced that Susan Dio has been appointed chairman and president of BP America Inc., BP’s chief representative in the United States, from 1 May 2018.

  3. QED Environmental Systems Announces In-House Machining

    Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products and subsidiary of Graco Inc., announces its new in-house machining capabilities.

  4. API: EPA Review Confirms Safety And Progress In Refinery Sector Emissions

    API issued the following statement regarding the release of EPA’s proposed amendments to its refinery emissions regulations based on analyses that, after significant effort and years in review, show that refineries are operating at safe air emissions levels to protect public health.

  5. API: Department Of Commerce’s Steel Tariffs Exclusion Process Must Demonstrate Clarity And Flexibility

    API President and CEO Jack Gerard highlighted the importance of having clarity and flexibility with the Commerce Department’s newly announced exclusion process for the steel and aluminum import tariffs for U.S. companies.

  6. ExxonMobil Senior Vice President Mark Albers To Retire

    Mark W. Albers, senior vice president of Exxon Mobil Corporation  has announced his intention to retire, effective April 1, 2018, after more than 38 years of service. Albers, 61, was elected to his current position as senior vice president and a member of the corporation's Management Committee in 2007.

  7. U.S. Petroleum Demand Near Its Highest Levels In 11 Years

    Led by gasoline and seasonal demand for heating fuels, U.S. petroleum demand hit 20.3 million barrels per day (MBD) in February. Demand was up by more than a million barrels per day from February of last year, nearing record highs not seen for more than a decade.

  8. Want To Clean Up The Environment? Make Credit Easier To Get

    Prof. Ross Levine has found a new way to encourage businesses to be environmentally friendly: Make it easier for them to borrow.

  9. KROHNE To Highlight Process Instrumentation At Canadian School Of Hydrocarbon Measurement 2018

    KROHNE, Inc. will be showcasing reliable process instrumentation for the oil and gas industry at the Canadian School of Hydrocarbon Measurement (CsHm), to be held March 20-21, 2018 at the Calgary Telus Convention Centre, in Calgary, Alberta.

  10. Drillinginfo Delivers The Next Generation Tool For Real-Time Risk Management

    Drillinginfo, the leading energy SaaS and data analytics company, has announced the release of a new product providing unparalleled price visibility, namely real-time synthetic forward curves that can be easily shared from the risk team to traders.