Home / Blog

EPA TIGHTENS CHOKEHOLD ON A BRUISED O&G

The Obama Administration is attacking one fuel at a time, the most recent being coal and natural gas, and now methane is next on the chopping block. Methane, a component of natural gas, is burned to produce heat and electricity for many end-users, making it an important fuel source worldwide. Obama’s latest focus on methane emissions… Continue Reading

CHRISTOPHER ESTEBAN, NEW ADDITION TO RENTAL POWER SOLUTIONS

IMP Latin America has hired Christopher Esteban as the newest rental sales representative at Rental Power Solutions, an IMP subsidiary. In his new role the former marketing & sales director will be responsible for strategizing and accelerating business initiatives, and target demographic growth. Esteban, who arrives with valuable experience specific to niche industries, is the… Continue Reading

INCREASED OIL COMPETITION: SURVIVAL OF THE FITTEST

Is the U.S. shale oil industry in trouble? No, it is engaged in a high-stakes competition for market share. As oil flooded the market in 2014-15, prices dropped dramatically and producers began burning midnight oil to manage the downward economic pressures. While some overleveraged companies won’t survive the economic challenge, in true Darwinian fashion, the… Continue Reading

NATURAL GAS OVERLOOKED IN OBAMA’S CLEAN POWER PLAN

Los Angeles, CA – (September 23, 2015) – It is now apparent that the Obama Administration’s Clean Power Plan aims to significantly reduce the amount of power generated by coal. It’s a game changer for utilities, mining companies and equipment suppliers. And, it’s another spotlight moment for renewables but in the long run, the real… Continue Reading

THE AFRICA ENERGY FORUM

The Africa Energy Forum arrives at the JW Marriott Hotel Marquis Hotel in Dubai in just two weeks’ time, from 8-11 June. With global investors clearly looking closer at the opportunities on the continent, it’s exciting that already 456 unique companies have registered to date from 63 countries worldwide, spanning the value chain of Africa’s… Continue Reading

GOOGLE AND PIPELINE LEAKS

Google has teamed up with the Environmental Defense Fund to detect leaks in gas lines in the Los Angeles Area, Boston, Indianapolis, Staten Island, Syracuse, and Burlington, Vermont. Google attached methane detectors to the cars it uses to create its street map images and has mapped the locations where it found levels of methane high enough to… Continue Reading