Natural Gas

Ten years ago, North America was considered a “mature region” for the petrochemical industry as most investment and opportunity shifted to the growing markets in Asia and the Middle East. What a difference a decade makes.

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Managing water with care

Posted: July 30, 2014 by Ken Cohen

Local water needs and alternatives are always a key concern as we look to source water for our activities.


The conventional wisdom holds that more people driving more miles and using more energy should result in more air pollution. But they haven’t. Our air has been getting cleaner instead … much cleaner.

“With respect to LNG exports, time is of the essence.”


ICF’s study demonstrates that the higher the level of LNG exports, the greater the economic benefits would be for the United States.

It’s good that EPA recognizes environmental stewardship to be a key component of our plans for Baytown. We are also encouraged that the agency recognizes what the expansion will mean for the region’s economy.