In the News
11/23/2020—Acadia Parish Today.com
“Report: Worst may be over for oil and gas sector”
11/19/2020— WWL First News with Tommy Tucker
“What's the Forecast for Louisiana's Energy Industry?”
“The Worst May Be Over for Louisiana’s Oil & Gas Industry: LSU Report”
11/18/2020—The Center Square
“LSU report: Worst may be over for Louisiana oil-and-gas sector, but don't expect a big rebound”
11/18/2020—Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“2021 Gulf Coast Energy Outlook: Oil production will fall; 2,600 upstream jobs return”
“Louisiana may have 'modest' oil and gas jobs growth by end of 2021”
"Everything old is new again: Why Big Tech is wrong about utility restructuring"
“State’s energy future appears to be bright”
"Shell is closing its Convent refinery; what does this mean for clean energy in Louisiana?"
11/6/2020— WWL First News with Tommy Tucker
“How big of a loss is the Convent oil refinery?”
"What would Biden's oil plan mean for Louisiana?"
"U.S. Sen. Bill Cassidy, in new TV ad, hits Joe Biden's comments about oil and gas industry"
"What to expect from IberiaBank now that it has become First Horizon in Louisiana "
10/19/2020—10/12 Industry Report
“A new reality: South Louisiana industry undergoes a paradigm shift in the wake of a pandemic”
10/8/2020--South Florida Sun Sentinel
"Hurricane Delta strengthening again, remains likely to hit Louisiana with life-threatening storm surge and up to 15 inches of rain"
9/25/2020—Greater Baton Rouge Business Report Insider (subscription required)
“Louisiana state government faring better than private sector on employment”
“'Not a good forecast for the Lafayette area': Economist says 2023 before recovery”
“Louisiana Economic Outlook: Lafayette's 'big six' must lead recovery after COVID-19 downturn”
“Peer into the Baton Rouge's economic recovery of all 'lost' jobs by 2022”
8/28/2020—LPB’s Louisiana the State We’re In
“Forecasting Weaknesses, Laura Aftermath, Hurricane Katrina Remembered”
8/27/2020—Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Dismukes: Hurricane Laura’s impact on petrochemical industry likely to be minor”
“Guest column: Joe Biden's ban on offshore drilling could wreck Louisiana's economy”
7/16/2020—Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Slump in global demand reaches Louisiana petrochem, services sectors”
6/12/2020—LPB’s Louisiana the State We’re In
“Construction Concerns, Post Shelter Survey, Prehistoric Trip, Small Business Help”
"Our View: Energy slump major problem for state"
“Forecast: Yearslong lull looms for Louisiana’s oil industry”
5/29/2020—Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Crude prices up 70% in May, but don’t breathe a sigh of relief just yet”
“Rebuilding America: 'A tough situation': Oil industry faces uncertain future”
5/28/20—The Center Square
“Louisiana Senate committee advances business tax rebate, tables oil tax cut”
5/28/2020—WWL First News with Tommy Tucker
“Where Do Things Stands with Bills Affecting the Oil and Gas Industry?”
5/20/2020--Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
"Dismukes: Oil price recovery has begun, but crude could remain below $50/barrel until 2028"
5/18/2020—The Moon Griffon Show
Asst. Professor Greg Upton discusses La. oil and gas sector outlook
5/14/2020—WWL First News
“What's the State Of the Oil and Gas Industry In Louisiana?”
“LSU professor writes: Is it time for panic in Louisiana’s oil fields?”
4/20/2020 – National Geographic (subscription required)
“We still don’t know the full impacts of the BP oil spill, 10 years later”
4/20/2020 – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Oil futures drop to never before seen negative prices”
4/13/2020 – 10/12 Industry Report
“Saturation Point: What do low prices mean for ethylene and LNG projects planned for south Louisiana?”
4/13/2020 – Louisiana Radio Network
“Oil producers agree to reduce overproduction”
4/13/2020 – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Historic oil production cuts mean ‘nothing’ for Louisiana, experts say”
4/9/2020 – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“Bernhard Capital sewer deal comes as firm raises nearly $750M with new infrastructure fund”
4/7/2020 -- Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
"Oil and gas gets a double whammy"
4/7/2020 – 10/12 Industry Report
"David Dismukes: Irreparable changes are coming to the American oil and gas industry"
4/1/2020 – The New Orleans Advocate
“Gas is 99 cents at a few stations in Louisiana. That's good for drivers -- but bad for the state.”
3/30/2020 – The Advocate
“Bleak picture for Louisiana's oil and gas industry suffering from coronavirus and price war”
3/24/2020 --Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
"Economists hopeful oil prices will stabilize by summer"
3/16/2020 – New Orleans City Business
"Drilling slowdown: What does it mean for the Gulf Coast?" (subscription required)
3/16/2020 – Brinkwire
“Oil Price Plunge: $30 A Barrel Level In Danger Of Falling Amid Coronavirus, Saudi – Russia Spat”
3/12/2020 -- The Washington Times
"Saudi Arabia-Russia oil price war pushes industry to tipping point" (subscription required)
3/12/2020 -- The Advocate
“Our Views: Another drastic drop in oil prices, but the world's economy still runs on energy”
3/10/2020 – New Orleans Public Radio -- WWNO
“Q&A: LSU Energy Studies Director Explains What the Oil Crisis Means for Louisiana”
3/9/2020 – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“State economist wary of ‘knee-jerk’ reaction to oil price drop”
2/25/2020 -- 10/12 Industry Report
"How to usher in Louisiana’s roaring 2020s"
2/6/2020 – Greater Baton Rouge Business Report
“How new coronavirus affects Louisiana oil and gas industry”
1/14/2020 – 10/12 Industry Report
“Will oil demand plateau in the 2020s? Louisiana leaders say ‘maybe’”
1/7/2020 – The Advocate
"4 big topics addressed at the Baton Rouge 2020 economic outlook summit"