Energy Forum News

09.22.15

Oil, gas industry leads private-sector push to reduce greenhouse gases

A new report that portrays the oil and gas industry as one of the leaders in bringing about a significant reduction in greenhouse gas emissions between 2000 and 2014.

 

09.18.15

Industry says half the country can't comply with EPA's new ozone rule

If the rumors about the new ozone standards being considered by the Environmental Protection Agency are true, nearly half of the counties in the country will be out of compliance, according to an industry official.

 

09.18.15

Majority of American voters believe KXL delays hurt U.S. energy security and economy

A majority of U.S. voters of all political persuasions agreed that the years of Keystone XL pipeline delay have hurt our energy security and economy, according to a new poll conducted for API by Harris Poll.

 

09.17.15

Americans still support Keystone XL pipeline construction, poll says

A poll of American voters shows the majority (68%) of Americans support the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline.

 

09.17.15

Oil Price: Why the Big Discrepancy Between Goldman, OPEC

VIDEO: Allowing crude oil exports can help the US seize its long-term opportunity to compete in the global marketplace. Bloomberg.

 

08.30.15

Iran Deal Imperils Our Energy and National Security

There are different types of crude oil located in different parts of the world... The United States has an abundance of "light, sweet" crude it currently can't sell to its allies, while the country needs "sour"crude oil from other countries. So, even with the ban lifted, importing oil is necessary.

 

08.24.15

Oil Export Drive Gains in Senate Though Action Won't Be Swift

A possible Senate breakthrough to end the wrongheaded crude oil export ban?

 

08.22.15

Fredericks: Lift the crude oil export ban

What kind of world do we live in, where America's leaders try to give Iran better international trading terms than we provide our own petroleum producers?

 

08.22.15

For the sake of jobs, lift the ban on exporting U.S. oil

The United States recently overtook Russia and Saudi Arabia to become the world's leading oil and natural gas producer.

 

08.19.15

Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and gas lease sale yields $22.7 million in high bids

The Department of the Interior's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) today held an oil and gas lease sale for the Western Gulf of Mexico that drew $22,675,212 in high bids for tracts on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf offshore Texas - located from nine to 250 nautical miles offshore in water depths ranging from 16 to more than 10,975 feet