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Oil and Gas Contributions Transcend Tax Payments

Posted by admin on January 17, 2020

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At Upstream Petroleum, we’re proud to use our resources to invest in the safety, health, and well-being of every citizen of Colorado. That’s just one of the reasons that we regularly contribute to charities near and dear to our hearts. Take, for instance, our recent contribution to the Denver Rescue Mission.  For more than a century, the Denver Rescue Mission has offered the city’s homeless citizens an opportunity to get back on their feet through education,

Oil and Gas Not to Blame for Colorado’s Drone Swarms

Posted by admin on January 3, 2020

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On December 26, Coloradan Jennifer Rollins captured a minute of footage of a drone as it hovered above her home for around half an hour. A few days later, another Coloradan captured similar footage. Throughout December, residents in northeastern Colorado and parts of Nebraska began to report similar drone sightings in the skies at night. The enigmatic machines are larger than average, with an estimated wingspan of six feet. Several citizens have reported not individual drones hovering
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Global Shale Competition Is Just Business

Posted by admin on December 13, 2019

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As we move into the holiday season in earnest, here’s a little takeaway that indicates global tension and the world’s energy competition may not be so cutthroat as you might be led to believe.  Towering Oil and Gas Achievements The decade is coming to a close, and when it comes to the United States energy sector, the last ten years have been filled with ups and downs. After a near-cataclysmic dip in price and production
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The Truth Behind Vladimir Putin’s Flip-Flop on Shale

Posted by admin on November 22, 2019

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Russian President Vladimir Putin made headlines this week when he spoke out against shale development. In the grand tradition of everything Putin says, however, his newfound support of environmentalism is hardly trustworthy. Shale is ‘Barbaric’ On Wednesday, Vladimir Putin gave a speech to a group of businesspeople in Moscow in which he decried the world’s growing reliance on shale. “Today’s technology of shale oil production and shale gas are without any doubt … barbaric,” stated the
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7 Numbers That Proves Oil and Gas Is Making Your Life Easier

Posted by admin on November 15, 2019

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Every day, across the nation, thousands of barrels of oil and natural gas are extracted and processed. In the last five years, the amount of oil and gas extracted has risen by staggering amounts thanks to innovations like horizontal drilling, which have lowered operating costs and increased extraction efficiency.  While most people living in the United States don’t give much thought to the shale revolution beyond the price they pay at the pump, the technological