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Houston stands to gain from rising use of natural gas

Houston-based companies stand to gain as natural gas surpasses coal as the largest source of electric energy in the U.S. and gains globally. The use of natural gas at U.S. power plants surpassed coal for the first time last year, and its share of the domestic electric market has expanded since then, ...

Guest commentary: Independents’ day dawns for oil industry

By Ivan Sandrea A couple of weeks ago, Mexico continued the historic opening of its energy markets to the world with the signing of its 24th contract for exploration and production with companies other than government-owned Petróleos Mexicanos. Besides Pemex, 28 companies from seven countries now ha ...

NOV CEO OTC commentary: Focus on new technology

NOV CEO Clay Williams says the oil & gas industry must continue to invest in the development of new technologies that will enable the industry to meet the world’s long-term energy needs. ...

Baker Hughes OTC commentary: Innovation agendas too shallow for deep water

Derek Mathieson of Baker Hughes writes: "If we in the oil and gas industry want deep water to be a vibrant market in the future, we should give serious thought not only to where we put our innovation dollars today, but also to how we address the growing barriers to commercialization so we can provid ...

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