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The future of the Arctic

The Hill | November 18, 2016 | Senator Mark Begich During my time serving in the United States Senate, I witnessed my fair share of partisan rhetoric—especially when it came to Alaska’s energy potential. While politicians like to use the future of the Arctic as […]

Arctic energy could boost maritime industry

FuelFix | November 18, 2016 | Matthew Paxton With all of the amazing innovation going into transportation these days, those unaware might not envisage that such a historic trade as shipbuilding has a place. But in fact, the U.S. shipbuilding and repair industry continues to […]

Obama’s last chance to weigh in on Arctic drilling has industry worried, enviros hopeful

Alaska Public Media | November 15, 2016 | Rachel Waldholz In the aftermath of Donald Trump’s upset election victory, President Barack Obama still has two months left in office to close out policy decisions and try to cement any final pieces of his legacy. One […]

Obama Said to Block Selling New Drilling Rights in U.S. Arctic

Bloomberg | November 16, 2016 | Jennifer Dlouhy The Obama administration is set to block the sale of new oil and gas drilling rights in U.S. Arctic waters under a five-year blueprint, handing a victory to environmentalists who said the activity threatened whales, walruses and […]

Oil and Gas Groups Seek Additional Information and Transparency on New Financial Assurance Requirements for Offshore Producers

For Immediate Release: Monday, November 7, 2016 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, Oil and Gas Groups Seek Additional Information and Transparency on New Financial Assurance Requirements for Offshore Producers NOIA, IPAA, LMOGA & GEST Submit Joint FOIA Requests to BOEM and DOI Washington, D.C. – The National […]

Consumers, Businesses, and Manufacturers Voice Support for Offshore Energy

BusinessWire | November 3, 2016 WASHINGTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In a letter sent to U.S. President Barack Obama and Interior Secretary Sally Jewell today, groups representing consumers, businesses, and manufacturers from across the country urged the Obama administration to preserve its proposed 2017-2022 offshore oil and natural gas […]

Obama Admin officials express support for Arctic oil and gas development

Houston Energy Insider | October 28, 2016 | Heinsider Obama Administration officials and former leaders of U.S. Armed Forces expressed support for Arctic oil and gas development at an Atlantic Council event on Geopolitics, Security, and Energy in the Arctic, sponsored by the Arctic Energy […]

Nicolette Nye: The oil market is flooded, let’s prepare for the drought

Washington Examiner | October 27, 2016 | Nicolette Nye With gasoline prices low, it's tempting to kick the figurative can down the road when it comes to U.S. energy policy. The urgency to provide access to the nation's vast offshore oil and natural gas resources […]

Luthi: The right message from Deepwater Horizon

The Hill | October 25, 2016 | Randall Luthi Recently, the Peter Berg film Deepwater Horizon provided the Hollywood version of the Macondo Well accident. Putting the inaccuracies and biased slant aside, the film rightly reminded us of the bravery and sacrifice of the 126 […]

Media Hype Aside, Energy Industry Is Exceptionally Safe

Forbes | October 20, 2016 | Robert Bradley, Jr. The new movie Deepwater Horizon chronicles a few brave rig workers during the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. This is a story worth telling, but the Deepwater disaster should not be taken as […]
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