Kevin Stone

Kevin Stone writes from Dallas, Texas.
Advertisment

Latest News

Texas Passes Bills Supporting the Oil and Gas Industry

The Texas legislature passed two bills in May designed to protect the oil and gas industry from environmental activists’ efforts to block investment in the industry and to prevent the use of natural gas.

U.S. Fracking Activity Soars To 12-Month High, Says Report

Fracking activity in the United States has almost rebounded to pre-pandemic levels, says a March 2021 Rystad Energy Report.

U.S. Interior Department Asserts Authority over Oklahoma Mining Permits

The U.S. Department of Interior’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation & Enforcement has notified Oklahoma that it no longer has the authority to regulate and issue permits under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 on Indian Lands within the state.

Trump Administration Interior Department Budget Shifts Priorities

In its 2021 fiscal budget, the Trump administration has proposed an increase over its request for the Department of Interior (DOI) in 2020. The Trump administration has requested Congress appropriate $12.84 billion for...

Tri-State Generation Announces Coal Closures, Renewable Construction in Colorado and New Mexico

A co-op wholesale power supplier in Colorado and New Mexico announced a major shift from coal-fueled power plants to wind and solar industrial facilities in its electric power generation operations.

Kevin Stone

Kevin Stone writes from Dallas, Texas.

Most Popular

Texas Passes Bills Supporting the Oil and Gas Industry

The Texas legislature passed two bills in May designed to protect the oil and gas industry from environmental activists’ efforts to block investment in the industry and to prevent the use of natural gas.

U.S. Fracking Activity Soars To 12-Month High, Says Report

Fracking activity in the United States has almost rebounded to pre-pandemic levels, says a March 2021 Rystad Energy Report.

U.S. Interior Department Asserts Authority over Oklahoma Mining Permits

The U.S. Department of Interior’s Office of Surface Mining Reclamation & Enforcement has notified Oklahoma that it no longer has the authority to regulate and issue permits under the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 on Indian Lands within the state.

Trump Administration Interior Department Budget Shifts Priorities

In its 2021 fiscal budget, the Trump administration has proposed an increase over its request for the Department of Interior (DOI) in 2020. The Trump...

Tri-State Generation Announces Coal Closures, Renewable Construction in Colorado and New Mexico

A co-op wholesale power supplier in Colorado and New Mexico announced a major shift from coal-fueled power plants to wind and solar industrial facilities in its electric power generation operations.