State Regulation

Mike Lee



Mike is an Energywire reporter based in Dallas-Fort Worth. Since joining E&E News in 2013, he has written extensively about energy regulation and the impact of oil and gas development on communities, including hydraulic fracturing, air and water pollution, pipeline construction, traffic problems, and landowner disputes. He also covers state politics, business news and environmental issues. Before joining E&E News he was an energy reporter for Bloomberg News and wrote for several Texas newspapers including the Fort Worth Star-Telegram.

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Exxon to cut spending $10B as industry layoffs grow

Exxon Mobil Corp. said yesterday it will cut its spending by about a third this year, joining dozens of oil and gas companies that are slashing their costs as they reckon with low oil prices and weakened demand as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.