Energy Forum News

06.05.17

Trump admin proposes seismic surveys for Atlantic drilling

The Trump administration is seeking permission to use seismic air guns to find oil and gas formations deep underneath the Atlantic Ocean floor, a reversal from the Obama administration that is outraging environmental groups and some East Coast lawmakers.

 

06.02.17

North Carolina radio interview with Rear Admiral Don Loren

Topic of discussion in link between national security and energy security, on North Carolina Coastal Daybreak with Ben & Mandy (WTKF 107 FM, WJNC 1240 AM)

 

06.02.17

Fracking Saves Americans $180 Billion Annually On Gasoline

Last week the Energy Information Administration reported that retail gasoline prices heading into Memorial Day weekend averaged $2.40 per gallon nationally.

 

05.31.17

America's Shale Gas Bounty Is Heading Overseas at a Record Clip

America's natural gas is flowing out of the country at a record pace, helping to ease a supply glut at home while tumbling prices for the fuel entice overseas buyers.

 

05.23.17

U.S. plan to sell oil reserve shows declining import needs

Although the figure is equivalent only to the output of a mid-sized field, it sends a powerful signal about the United States' decreasing need for imports as its own production reaches new highs.

 

05.09.17

100 Days of Energy

Think about energy. It's all around us - in fuels and products that make life better, more comfortable. This American Petroleum Institute document breaks it down into 15 different topics.

 

05.08.17

Crude Oil Helped Wall Street Reach New Historic Highs

Although the S&P 500 Index was already up for the week, despite losses in the energy sector, a bounce in crude oil and natural gas at the end of the week helped the broad market index hit a new record high.

 

05.07.17

Bet You'd Be Shocked by How Much of Our Natural Gas Comes From Fracking

... more than one-third of America's electricity comes from natural gas; half of American homes use it for cooking, heating water and drying clothes; tens of billions of dollars' worth of goods are made from it, and hundreds of thousands of vehicles use it as a fuel.

 

05.03.17

U.S. natural gas and oil infrastructure could support over 1 million jobs, study says

A new study shows: "By 2035, if the right regulatory policies are in place, private investment could exceed $1.3 trillion for oil and natural gas infrastructure, and create more than 1 million jobs"

 

05.02.17

Energy Accountability: What if pipelines aren't built into the Northeast?

A series that takes a look at what might have happened in the past - or could happen in the future - if certain energy-related ideas and policy prescriptions put forth by prominent politicians and their supporters were actually adopted.