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New York

The good news is that a large part of New York state sits atop the prolific Marcellus shale play, which could hold more than 9 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. The unfortunate reality is that state leaders continue to leave in place a ban on hydraulic fracturing that would be used to produce gas from that shale.

 

Natural Gas

 

Tax Reform Right

Any tax reform will significantly impact how businesses look at the economics of their investments and any new tax rules that affect America’s oil and natural gas industry could directly impact the amount of energy that is produced and supplied to the economy.

 

Infrastructure

 

Renewable Fuel Standard

Sound regulations protect human health and the environment, while promoting economic development. Unfortunately, some regulations are not only harmful to the economy but also unnecessary for environmental protection.

 

National Energy Issues

We must create policies that recognize the economic, safety and environmental implications; that adhere to reasonable regulation and oversight; and leverage American ingenuity to constantly improve in all areas -- including those in conservation and efficiency.