Energy Forum News

03.24.16

Vets4Energy National Liaison Speaks at Legion Event in NC

Hosted by American Legion Post 10 and Wilmington Navy League, more than 200 veterans, local elected officials, and business leaders listened to Rear Adm. Loren's message: "energy security is critical to our nation's security."

 

03.23.16

US should flex geopolitical muscles from oil renaissance

The US should be less hesitant to use its expanded geopolitical influence after changing from a nation relying increasingly on oil and gas imports to one poised to be a major exporter, Manhattan Institute Senior Fellow Mark P. Mills said.

 

03.22.16

Purchase agreements in place for Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Purchase agreements have been signed for virtually all of the natural gas that would be delivered to the Southeast by the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline, the lead energy company behind the $5 billion project said Tuesday.

 

03.17.16

The U.S. Is Exporting Its Oil Everywhere

Three months since the U.S. lifted a 40-year ban on oil exports, American crude is flowing to virtually every corner of the market and reshaping the world's energy map.

 

03.15.16

Administration's policy shuns American consumers, national security, and weakens energy future

"The decision appeases extremists who seek to stop oil and natural gas production which would increase the cost of energy for American consumers and close the door for years to creating new jobs, new investments and boosting energy security..."

 

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...

 

03.11.16

The Benefits of Atlantic Offshore Oil and Natural Gas Development to NC

North Carolina is projected to receive the highest levels of spending, employment and contributions to its economy if Atlantic OCS oil and natural gas resources are developed, and could reach $3.3 billion in 2035.

 

02.29.16

NOIA Echoes Call for Interior to Retain Proposed Atlantic OCS Lease Sale

National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi issued the following statement supporting the Atlantic Offshore Energy Caucus's call for DOI retention of proposed Atlantic lease sale:

 

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.