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EPA’s Next Move to Curb Global Warming… Controlling Methane from the Oil and Gas Industry

On January 14, 2015, the Obama administration roughly outlined what its next plan is for curbing global warming. This announcement came with no surprises since the release of Quad O back in 2011. The focus was on methane leaks from oil and gas production sites and to build on “commonsense standards” of methane and VOC [...]

By |January 24th, 2015|Categories: Air Quality|Comments Off on EPA’s Next Move to Curb Global Warming… Controlling Methane from the Oil and Gas Industry

Permian Basin Petroleum Association (PBPA)

OTA Compression is one to join many associations and groups to be a part of what is going on in different regions and build relationships with the oil and gas community. One group to recognize in particular is the Permian Basin Petroleum Association (PBPA).   PBPA is the largest regional oil and gas association in [...]

By |January 15th, 2015|Categories: Events|Comments Off on Permian Basin Petroleum Association (PBPA)

OSU researchers hope to improve oil production by better understanding rocks and engineering

Lessons learned more than a century ago from the 1906 San Francisco earthquake are helping a team of researchers at Oklahoma State University make oil and natural gas drilling in Oklahoma more efficient. Priyank Jaiswal, assistant professor of seismology at Oklahoma State University’s Boone Pickens School of Geology, and his research team are studying hydraulic [...]

By |January 1st, 2015|Categories: Science and Technology|Comments Off on OSU researchers hope to improve oil production by better understanding rocks and engineering