Posts tagged #Gulf of Mexico

US Gulf of Mexico On Track for Historic 2019

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“We expect 2019 to be a strong year for the Gulf of Mexico. In addition to exciting new project sanctions, which could usher in more than $10 billion of investment into the region, a couple of historic firsts set to occur next year could set the stage for years to come,” said WoodMac senior research analyst William Turner

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Posted on December 20, 2018 and filed under Oil and Gas.

Louisiana is a World Energy Powerhouse

In a recent piece, if Louisiana was counted as a country, we would rank #10 in terms of global energy powerhouses with the production of natural gas.  Additionally, the entire Gulf of Mexico regions would rank 19th in terms of crude production.  There is no reason why we should be beholden to foreign entities and energy producing countries when we are sitting on top of these types of resources that could easily make us energy independent as a nation.

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Posted on June 2, 2015 and filed under Louisiana, Oil and Gas.

DEEPWATER HORIZON'S EFFECTS STILL BEING FELT

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More than 5 years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster and subsequent environmental catastrophe that transpired, many industries associated with the Gulf of Mexico are making a comeback.  However, there is still one Gulf dependent industry that is still reeling from the effects of this incident today.

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Posted on April 24, 2015 and filed under Oil and Gas, Louisiana.