BP report reveals views on shale, China, demand

BP has released what it believes to be the most likely path for the global energy landscape over the next 20 years through the 2016 edition of its annual Energy Outlook.
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Proposed oil tax draws harsh reactions from industry, Congress

President Obama's proposal to levy a $10 per barrel fee on oil to fund infrastructure and clean transportation projects was declared "dead on arrival" by Congressman Paul Ryan, speaker of the House.
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After $910 million sale, WPX now a Bakken, Permian operator

WPX Energy is now mainly a Bakken- and Permian-focused oil and gas operator following the sale of its wholly-owned subsidiary WPX Energy Rocky Mountain LLC. For $910 million, Terra Energy Partners LLC has purchased WPX's Colorado operations.
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New Montana Petroleum Association director explains vision

A 38-year veteran of the oil and gas industry, Alan Olson has seen wild upswings and steep downturns in prices, the growth and bankruptcy of businesses and the tightening of regulations.
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Summit’s Bakken pipeline connections to reach multiple coasts

Oil producers operating within the northern portions of the North Dakota Bakken play will now have more options to move crude to markets. Summit Midstream Partners LLC has started up operations on gathering line that will help move oil to New York.
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Iowa Utilities Board holds hearings on Dakota Access Pipeline

Four days of hearings this week could bring the Iowa Utilities Board closer to a decision on the Dakota Access Pipeline which will transport Bakken crude. Iowa is the last of four states yet to issue a permit for the project.
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DUG Rockies

March 9-11, 2016
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Denver, Colorado

2016 Ark-La-Tex Oilfield Expo

March 30-31, 2016
Shreveport Convention Center
Shreveport, Louisiana

Williston Basin Petroleum Conference

May 24-26, 2016
Bismarck Event Center
Bismarck, North Dakota

Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC)

August 1-3, 2016
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center
San Antonio, Texas

2016 OKC Oilfield Expo

August 17-18, 2016
Cox Convention Center
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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