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Offshore wind bill clears Louisiana House panel

A proposed Louisiana law that aims to help the offshore wind industry has cleared its first legislative hurdle, reports NOLA.com. House Bill 165, which creates...

Louisiana climate task force sets eyes on federal dollars

The Louisiana governor’s Climate Initiatives Task Force met March 9 for the first time since unanimously passing a climate action plan in January, the...
Tallgrass Energy crude oil pipeline

Big changes looming for pipeline industry in 2022

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, courts and states are poised to set policies in 2022 that could make long-term changes to the natural gas...

Global Energy Institute taps Louisiana native to lead chemicals group

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Global Energy Institute announced last week that Louisiana native Preston Beard has joined as director of policy overseeing its...

Landry argues for injunction against ‘social cost’ carbon plan

Attorney General Jeff Landry is asking a federal court in Lafayette to halt a Biden administration plan to apply climate change “social cost” damages...

Landry says Gulf lease sale could deliver $100 million to Louisiana

Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry is touting last week’s oil-and-gas land lease sale—the first to take place during the Biden administration—saying it could deliver...

Cassidy talks infrastructure at Bayou Industrial Group luncheon

U.S. Senator Bill Cassidy (R-LA) pledged his support for the Bayou Region’s recovery from Hurricane Ida while addressing the Bayou Industrial Group in Thibodaux...

Louisiana guaranteed more than $7 billion from infrastructure bill

Louisiana is guaranteed more than $7 billion from the bipartisan $1.2 trillion infrastructure bill that won final passage during a weekend vote in the...

Feds outline plans to move forward with Lease Sale 257 in the Gulf of...

A sale notice for Lease Sale 257 in the Gulf of Mexico will likely be published in the Federal Register this month, under plans...

Louisiana gets fuel from Strategic Petroleum Reserve

The Energy Department has authorized the release of some of its strategic oil supply to help Louisiana combat a significant fuel shortage brought on...

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