Offshore Oil and Gas Leasing

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 […]

Louisiana Senators Introduce Offshore Revenue Sharing Keystone XL Amendment

Senate votes for measure declaring climate change isn't a hoax, but against bills blaming human activity ...Earlier Wednesday, Vitter and Cassidy offered an amendment that would speed up revenue sharing for Louisiana and other Gulf states under a 2006 law sponsored by former Sens. Pete […]

Tillis and Burr introduce legislation to advance offshore oil exploration In Atlantic States

By Sun Journal Staff Published: Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 12:56 PM. Sen. Thom Tillis, R-NC, and Sen. Richard Burr, R-NC, filed an amendment to the Keystone XL pipeline bill requiring the White House to set up procedures for leasing, exploring, and developing offshore oil […]

SOTU: Missed Energy Opportunities Offshore

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, January 20, 2015 Contact: Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org NOIA Statement on SOTU: Missed Energy Opportunities Offshore NOIA President Randall Luthi issued the following statement in response to President Obama’s 2015 State of the Union Address: "While the President highlighted America's […]

US Offshore Holds ‘Huge Potential’

Photo: Chevron/Statoil Two new studies by Quest Offshore Inc. for the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) and the American Petroleum Institute (API) show vast potential energy and economic benefits to the U.S. if the Eastern Gulf of Mexico and the Pacific outer continental shelf (OCS) […]

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 […]

NOIA Statement on Bristol Bay Action

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, December 17, 2014 Contact:  Nicolette Nye, (202) 465-8463, nicolette@nullnoia.org  NOIA Statement on Bristol Bay Action Washington, D.C. – National Ocean Industries Association President Randall Luthi issued the following statement regarding President Obama’s action on Bristol Bay:  “It is hard to understand President Obama’s […]

Louisiana stands to gain more than 31,000 jobs

WASHINGTON, DC, Nov. 19 11/19/2014 By Nick Snow OGJ Washington Editor Offshore oil and gas leasing in the eastern Gulf of Mexico and on the US Atlantic and Pacific coasts could create more than 838,000 American jobs and raise more than $200 billion in revenue for […]

Louisiana would get big economic boost from eastern Gulf of Mexico drilling, report says

By Jennifer Larino, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune on November 20, 2014 at 1:05 PM, updated November 20, 2014 at 9:46 PM Louisiana stands to gain more than 31,000 jobs and nearly $344 million per year in new state revenue over the next two decades if […]

Rigzone- Studies Highlight Job, Economic Potential of Expanding US Offshore Leasing

by Karen Boman| Rigzone Staff| Wednesday, November 19, 2014 The United States could create almost 840,000 jobs and generate more than $200 billion in government revenue by opening the eastern Gulf of Mexico and U.S. Atlantic and Pacific Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) to offshore oil […]
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