The Financial Assault, Part 5: Divestment Writ Large

We’ve written about how environmental activists have launched an aggressive multifaceted campaign attacking the financial services companies that the oil and natural gas industries depend on to stay in business. They have targeted bank financing, insurance industry investments, and financial...

/ March 16, 2017

Two Upcoming Events for Women in Petrochemicals

March is Women’s History Month, and the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) has two upcoming opportunities for the women in our industry to network and connect with their peers. Women currently make up about 25 percent of the workforce,...

/ March 15, 2017

Exposing the carbon tax to scrutiny

Last month a group of noted conservatives, gathered into the Climate Leadership Council (CLC), outlined yet another carbon tax proposal. This week the American Enterprise Institute (AEI) offered a harsh critique of their plan in its new report, “The Deeply...

/ March 8, 2017

Cybersecurity Trends in 2017

Last month I, along with 40,000 other people, attended the annual RSA Conference in San Francisco.  Between the sales pitches, the seemingly acres of trade show booths and wall-to-wall people, there were some great speakers talking about what to expect...

/ March 1, 2017