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Why It’s So Hard to Build Offshore Wind Power in the U.S.

Bloomberg | Jennifer A Dlouhy | October 1, 2019 For years, the mighty wind blowing off the Massachusetts coast has beckoned developers with visions of clean, emission-free electricity. The latest to be seduced, Vineyard Wind LLC, aims to install 84 Statute of Liberty-size turbines about 15 […]

Chevron announces new oil and gas emission reduction goals

Houston Chronicle | Jordan Blum | October 3, 2019 Chevron said Thursday it will adopt new goals to reduce its greenhouse gas emissions from its oil and gas production by 2023. The California-based energy major aims to cut its emissions from crude oil production by […]

Shell, EDP team up to pitch offshore wind farm to Connecticut

Houston Chronicle | L.M. Sixel | October 1, 2019 Mayflower Wind, a joint venture between Shell New Energies US and EDPR Offshore North America, announced Monday it submitted bids to state officials in Connecticut to develop and build an offshore wind farm about 20 miles […]

The U.S. Department Of Energy Says More Oil, More Natural Gas

Forbes | Jude Clemente | September 29, 2019 Numerous energy headlines from this past week alone caught my attention. They perfectly illustrate the massive scale of investment plans for oil and gas projects around the world. Here are just a few: "Japan to invest $10 billion in […]

Our Views: Continue exploration, exploitation of oil and gas resources offshore

The Advocate | Staff Editorial | September 26, 2019 Louisiana and the Gulf Coast are a major reason for an economic disaster that did not happen. Not too many years ago, the attack on Saudi Arabian refinery facilities might have been a cataclysm for the […]

What oil price shock? American worries turn to the environment

Axios | Amy Harder | September 23, 2019 NEW YORK — The United Nations climate-change summit kicks off here today, a week after oil prices jumped more than they ever have in history. The big picture: These two developments offer a window into how Americans […]

Attacks on Saudi Arabian Oil Production Underscore Need for a Stronger Domestic Energy Program

For Immediate Release: Monday, September 16, 2019 Contact: Justin Williams, (202) 465-8464, Attacks on Saudi Arabian Oil Production Underscore Need for a Stronger Domestic Energy Program Washington, D.C. – NOIA’s Vice President of Government and Political Affairs, Tim Charters, issued the following statement regarding […]

Efforts to block offshore drilling ultimately harm climate change fight

The Hill | Representatives Lizzie Fletcher (D-TX) and Garret Graves (R-LA) | September 11, 2019 This week, the House of Representatives will consider two bills that would significantly curtail domestic offshore oil and gas exploration. H.R. 1941, “the Coastal and Marine Economies Protection Act,” and H.R. 205, “the […]

Thriving oil and gas mean thriving U.S.

Greensboro News & Record | Letter to the Editor | September 11, 2019 History has taught the United States that when we export oil and natural gas, this country is stronger and the world is safer. World War II and the Berlin Airlift both were […]

Letter: Congress, don’t ban Virginia’s potential

The Virginian-Pilot | Letter to the Editor | September 11, 2019 I’ve lost count of the reports reminding us that 40% of Hampton Roads’ economic activity is dependent on defense spending, as well as the need to diversify our economy. I am grateful for our […]
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