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03.15.16

Obama Bars Atlantic Offshore Oil Drilling in Policy Reversal

The proposed offshore leasing program being released Tuesday eliminates the administration's initial plan to auction off drilling rights in as many as 104 million acres of the mid- and south-Atlantic in 2021...

 

02.25.16

Milestone LNG export shipment set to leave U.S. for Brazil

The first international shipment of liquefied natural gas in decades from the Lower 48 states is poised to leave for Brazil from Louisiana.

 

02.22.16

The Trickle of U.S. Oil Exports Is Already Shifting Global Power

Inside the oil tanker was a cargo that some on Capitol Hill had dubbed "Liquid American Freedom" -- the first U.S. crude bound for overseas markets after Congress lifted the 40-year export ban.

 

02.21.16

Why You Must Support U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Exports

When it comes to the energy-environment discussion that will continue to dominate the world, our most fundamental reality isn't debatable: the world has JUST STARTED to use energy.

 

02.15.16

Awkward! Hydraulic Fracturing Opponent Funds Study Finding It Doesn't Contaminate Water

Hydraulic fracturing's safety record is so good that not even a study funded by an anti-hydraulic fracturing foundation could find evidence that it contaminates drinking water.

 

02.10.16

BP: Fossil fuels to remain 'dominant form of energy' through 2035

Global energy demand between 2014 and 2035 is expected to rise 34%, with fossil fuels remaining "the dominant form of energy over the period," according to the 2016 edition of the BP Energy Outlook.

 

02.03.16

Vets4Energy Promotes New Website to Connect Job-Seeking Vets and Hiring Employers

A new resource to help veterans identify private sector jobs that utilize skills that were acquired while serving our country was unveiled at an event at the U.S. Capitol.

 

01.14.16

Expanding domestic energy is 2016 priority, US Chamber president says

The US Chamber of Commerce is making domestic energy expansion one of its top 2016 priorities, its president announced. It also intends to fight runaway government regulation, push for more American trade globally, and promote entitlement reform discussions.

 

01.14.16

NY attorney general objects to pipeline tree-cutting request

New York's attorney general filed objections Thursday to the Constitution Pipeline Company's request to cut trees along the proposed route of its 124-mile natural gas pipeline, citing the lack of a state water quality permit and pending requests for a rehearing of the federal agency order that cleared the way for the project.

 

01.13.16

Obama: Companies should face higher charges for drilling on federal land

President Barack Obama signaled in his final State of the Union address Tuesday night that fossil fuel companies could face higher charges when mining on federal lands.