Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

NOIA Statement: Small Gulf Sale Reflects Industry Commitment Under Difficult Conditions

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, August 19, 2015 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org Washington, D.C. – NOIA President Randall Luthi today issued the following statement following DOI’s Western Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale:  “While disappointing, the results of this lease sale are not surprising and accurately reflect […]

NYT: Offshore Wind Farm Raises Hopes of U.S. Clean Energy Backers

New York Times, Thursday July 24, 2015 A few miles off the coast of Block Island, part of Rhode Island, a small flotilla has been gathering: crane vessels, tugboats and barges that began this week installing the 1,500-ton foundations of the nation’s first commercial-scale offshore wind farm. […]

BOEM Awards Offshore US Exploration Permit to ARKeX

ARKeX, Tuesday July 14, 2015 ARKeX Ltd. today announced it has been awarded the first G&G oil and gas exploration permit by the Bureau of Ocean Management (BOEM).  The ARKeX survey will acquire an airborne broadband gravity and magnetic survey over Outer Continental Shelf (OCS)  […]

Industry remains committed to GOM despite low oil prices

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, March 18, 2015 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463 or (703) 732-0801, nicolette@nullnoia.org Industry remains committed to GOM despite low oil prices Washington, D.C. – National Ocean Industries Association spokesperson Nicolette Nye issued the following statement on today's Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and […]

NOIA Outlook on Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 235

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org NOIA Outlook on Central Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale 235 Washington, D.C. – National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi issued the following statement in advance of tomorrow’s  Gulf of Mexico offshore oil and […]

NOIA Statement on Proposed Arctic Regulations: Don’t Freeze American Opportunity

For Immediate Release: Friday, February 20, 2015 Contact:  Robert Myers, (202) 465-8464, rmyers@nullnoia.org NOIA Statement on Proposed Arctic Regulations: Don’t Freeze American Opportunity NOIA President Randall Luthi issued the following statement in response to the Administration’s proposed Arctic Regulations on offshore oil and gas production: […]

NOIA Urges BOEM to Keep Areas Included in Draft Offshore Leasing Program Intact

For Immediate Release: Monday, February 9, 2015 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org  NOIA Urges BOEM to Keep Areas Included in Draft Offshore Leasing Program Intact  Washington, D.C. – The Obama administration’s recently released draft proposed offshore oil and gas leasing program slams the door on industry […]

Draft Offshore Leasing Program Adds Atlantic Opportunities, Misses Others

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 27, 2015 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org NOIA:  Draft Offshore Leasing Program Adds Atlantic Opportunities, Misses Others Washington, D.C. – National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi today issued the following statement on the 2017-2022 Draft Proposed OCS Oil and Gas […]

NOIA Comments on New BOEM Director

For Immediate Release: Thursday, December 18, 2014 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org  NOIA Comments on New BOEM Director  Washington, D.C. – National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi today issued the following statement regarding selection of Abigail Hopper as Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy […]

Palmetto Policy Forum Offshore Energy Report Touts SC Offshore Potential

The Palmetto Policy Forum released a report on September 17 touting the huge potential of oil and gas development for South Carolina. Key Report Findings Include: At peak peak production in 2035, capital investment could reach $2.7 billion annually with up to nearly 46,000 new […]
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