June 14, 2024

‘Massive Blaze’ After Ukraine Drone Attack on Oil Depot Inside Russia

Associated Press — A Ukrainian drone struck an oil storage depot in western Russia on Friday, causing a massive blaze, officials said, as Kyiv´s forces apparently extended their attacks on Russian soil ahead of the war´s two-year anniversary. Four oil reservoirs with a total capacity of 6,000 cubic meters (1.6 million gallons) were set on

Bloomberg’s Abramowicz: Biden Has a Conflict Between Lowering Oil Prices, Enforcing Iran Sanctions

On Tuesday’s broadcast of Bloomberg’s “Surveillance,” co-host Lisa Abramowicz stated that the Biden administration faces a direct conflict between its desire to bring down oil prices in the United States and clamping down on Iranian oil revenue through the strict enforcement of sanctions on Iran’s oil supply, because if you want to lower American oil prices

Watch: Just Stop Oil Climate Radicals Disrupt England Rugby Final, Pour Organge Powder on Pitch

Radical climate change activists from the far-left Just Stop Oil group disrupted the England rugby final by running onto the field at Twickenham on Saturday. Play at the Gallagher Premiership rugby union final in London was forced to stop halfway through the first half of the match after two men from the Just Stop Oil ec0-zealot

Green Agenda: EU Bigwigs Order UK not to Use Oil Field in North Sea

Officials within the European Parliament have demanded that Brexit Britain does not develop a major oil field in the North Sea. A large number of green agenda-loving representatives sitting within the European Parliament have signed an open letter demanding the UK does not develop a major oil and gas field residing in the North Sea.

Over 200 inactive oil, gas wells plugged in New Mexico

Land managers in one of the top oil and gas producing states in the U.S. have plugged more than 200 inactive wells on state trust lands. The work has resulted in a nearly 20% decrease in the number of abandoned wells on state trust lands. The state has saved taxpayers at least $20 million in […]

AOC Is One Election Away From Controlling The Committee In Charge Of Oil And Gas Drilling On Public Lands

Democratic Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, who led the charge for progressives’ once-fringe Green New Deal, is now just one election away from chairing the House subcommittee responsible for overseeing America’s oil and gas drilling on public lands, E&E News reported Tuesday. Ocasio-Cortez currently serves as the ranking member of the Energy and Mineral Resources Subcommittee, establishing

Rhodes: Biden Has Shown Saudis Can Buy a Reputation with Oil, Money, They’re Taking Advantage of Energy Situation

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” former Obama Deputy National Security Adviser Ben Rhodes said that President Joe Biden visiting Saudi Arabia after vowing to make them a pariah “sends kind of a message that if you have enough oil and you have enough money, you can buy your way into having a

Biden admin hit with lawsuit over approval of massive oil drilling project: ‘We are enraged’

A number of prominent environmental organizations filed a federal lawsuit Wednesday morning against the Biden administration, challenging its decision to greenlight a massive oil drilling project in Alaska earlier this week. The coalition of groups said President Biden’s approval of the Willow Project — an oil drilling project in northern Alaska forecasted to produce more […]

White House blames predecessors for Biden approving massive oil drilling project

President Biden and White House officials have repeatedly blamed the recent approval of a massive oil drilling project in Alaska on previous administrations. On March 13, after numerous delays, the Department of the Interior (DOI) approved three of the five drilling sites proposed by oil company ConocoPhillips as part of its Willow Project in the […]

Labor Sec’y Walsh: Don’t Have a Side on Union-Backed Oil Project, ‘Not That Involved’ in Talks

On Friday’s broadcast of Bloomberg’s “Surveillance,” Labor Secretary Marty Walsh stated that he hasn’t “necessarily had a side” in the Willow oil project in Alaska that is supported by labor unions and opposed by environmental groups and that he’s not very involved in the conversation. Co-host Jonathan Ferro asked, [relevant exchange begins around 5:00] “Another

Issa: Biden’s Boosting Carbon Emissions by Easing Venezuela Oil Sanctions for Nothing

On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox Business Network’s “Evening Edit,” Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) reacted to the Biden administration easing some sanctions on Venezuelan oil production by pointing out that the United States is lifting sanctions without any meaningful actions by the Venezuelan government and also questioned why the Biden administration is so intent on trying

U.S. to Auction Almost 1 Million Acres Off Alaskan Coast for Oil Drilling

The United States will auction nearly one million acres off the Alaskan coast for new oil and gas drilling in December, mandated in the so-called “Inflation” Reduction Act (IRA). The United States Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM), inside the Department of Interior, will put hundreds of thousands of acres off Alaska’s southcentral coast up for

Watch: Just Stop Oil Activists Defile Van Gogh’s Sunflowers with Canned Soup

Two climate campaigners managed to evade security at the National Gallery in central London on Friday before defiling Vincent Van Gogh’s celebrated masterpiece Sunflowers by tipping a can of soup across the glass protecting the canvas. The Just Stop Oil activists, part of the Extinction Rebellion splinter group, walked into a room at the gallery in Trafalgar

Summers: We’re Going to Have to Replace Oil Released from SPR, Which Will Raise Prices

During an interview aired on Friday’s edition of Bloomberg’s “Wall Street Week,” Harvard Professor, economist, Director of the National Economic Council under President Barack Obama, and Treasury Secretary under President Bill Clinton Larry Summers stated that while he agrees with the initial release from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve done by the Biden administration, he isn’t…

Oil Prices Hit New Highs Amid Texas Freeze

The deep freeze that has covered parts of Texas in ice and dropped temperatures into the single digits helped push the price of West Texas Intermediate crude above $60 a barrel for the first time in over a year. WTI crude futures gained 1.09 percent to hit $60.12 a barrel Monday morning, the first time…

Expert: Biden Actions Against American Oil, Gas Energy Production Could Kill as Many as 1 Million Jobs

Frank Macchiarola, senior vice president of Policy, Economics and Regulatory Affairs at the American Petroleum Institute (API), said in an interview on SiriusXM’s Breitbart News Saturday with host Matt Boyle that if President Joe Biden puts a permanent ban on oil and gas development on federal waters and land, it could cost 1 million American…

Iran’s Supreme Leader Threatens to Halt Gulf Oil Exports

Iran’s Supreme Leader Ayatollah Khamenei resurrected an old threat from the 1980s. He said Iran would cut off all oil exports from the Persian Gulf region if their own exports were halted by sanctions. Iran sits astride the Straits of Hormuz — a choke point through which all Gulf shipping must pass. They have threatened […]

Working With Green Groups, Local Governments Use This Kind of Lawsuit to Get Cash From Oil Giants.

Cities and counties across the country are teaming up with environmental groups to drill for revenue by using public-nuisance lawsuits against some of the world’s largest energy companies. These local governments claim oil giants, such as Exxon Mobil, Chevron, and others, have caused global warming that they say is damaging their communities, and they want […]

U.S. Will Be the World’s Largest Oil Producer by 2023, Says IEA.

Influence on global oil markets is also expected to rise, with U.S. oil exports more than doubling The U.S. is likely to overtake Russia to become the world’s largest oil producer by 2023, accounting for most of the global growth in petroleum supplies, a top industry monitor said Monday. U.S. crude production is expected to […]

NYC Mayor De Blasio Sues Oil Companies for Global Warming – The Week After NYC Records All-Time Record Cold

New York City commie Mayor Bill de Blasio sued the five major oil companies for global warming today. De Blasio says the city will be seeking billions in the lawsuit to recoup money spent by the city for resiliency efforts related to climate change. New York City just came off its coldest holiday season in […]

China Caught Violating UN Sanctions on Oil Exports.

China has been caught red-handed illegally selling oil to North Korea, thanks to U.S. spy satellites, which captured images of the deals roughly 30 times since October. The U.S. Treasury released the photos showing ships from both nations trading oil illegally in the West Sea. North Korea was barred in September by the United Nations […]

Islamic Oil Companies Condemn Bill Allowing 9/11 Families to Sue Saudi Arabia

The head of the Saudi Arabia-dominated Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) is not happy with the recent decision of Congress to allow the families of the Sept. 11 attacks to sue the kingdom’s government for damages. The U.S. House of Representatives passed the “Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act” on Friday but Barack Obama has threatened […]

BREAKING NEWS: ISIS Oil Tied to Kurdistan, Erdogan and Lots of American Tanker Trucks Shipped from Houston

We want to know how the US missed thousands of pickup trucks being shipped into Syria and Iraq, brought in through Jordan and Turkey, all upgraded and armed, without the US seeing any of it, without the CIA knowing anything. As is too often the case, we get less than half the story here. Oil […]

RUSSIA PRESENTS DETAILED EVIDENCE OF ISIS-TURKEY OIL TRADE

On Monday, Turkey’s sultan President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said something funny. In the wake of Vladimir Putin’s contention that Russia has additional proof of Turkey’s participation in Islamic State’s illicit crude trade, Erdogan said he would resign if anyone could prove the accusations.  Now obviously, conclusive evidence that Ankara is knowingly facilitating the sale of […]

Records show Clinton withheld emails about oil, terrorism

Yeah, yeah. This post is about Hillary Clinton. The left and the press (but I repeat myself) insist that nobody cares about her scandalous behavior, or her evasiveness, or her demonstrated serial dishonesty. And even though a large and growing percentage of Americans don’t trust her, that doesn’t matter either, because she’ll still get most […]

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