Commentary

06.08.18

Renewable fuels mandate: Still broken, still in need of action

As Americans hit the road this summer and gas prices are in the news, the Trump administration continues to seek a solution to what's proven to be a thorny issue - the Renewable Fuels mandate (RFS). Now more than a decade old, this is the law that forces more and more ethanol into our fuel supply.

 

05.29.18

Offshore Drilling Can Peacefully Co-Exist with Military Operations

... it is evident the DOD is ready and willing to collaborate with the oil and natural gas industry so long as offshore exploration does not interfere with military operations.

 

05.18.18

Energy infrastructure investment can unlock jobs, energy security

... some New Yorkers haven't forgotten being left in the cold when their homes lost heat over the winter. In the cold, but not in the dark when it comes to the solution: build more pipelines.

 

05.10.18

Amendment 9 will harm Florida's energy future

While supporters of Amendment 9 make the unwarranted claim it gives citizens the right to a clean environment, the increased use of natural gas and oil consumption over recent years actually lowered CO2 emissions to historic levels.

 

05.09.18

Assuring Energy Security with a Modern NAFTA

As negotiations reach the go/no go point for a revised North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA), President Trump should recognize the agreement's impact on one of his top priorities: U.S. energy dominance.

 

05.04.18

Russian trolls infiltrate the pipeline debate

McClatchy recently reported that the same Russian cyber-manipulation campaign that interfered with the U.S. election in 2016 had a "hidden hand" in Florida protests against a natural gas pipeline...

 

05.04.18

POINT OF VIEW: Offshore energy key for Florida's future

Amendment 9, which would permanently ban offshore drilling and seismic testing off Florida's coastal waters, could cause irreparable damage to our energy future

 

04.29.18

NAFTA 2.0: ISDS Supports U.S. Oil, Natural Gas, And Electricity Companies

As we move forward crafting North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) 2.0, we must be very careful to maintain current provisions that will continue to make the U.S. more secure.

 

04.21.18

Military Commanders Understand the Value of Energy Security

"... if we weren't already prepared for the battle well in advance, it would be too late when the time for action arrived." By William Schachte, Jr Rear Admiral. JAGC, USN (Ret.)

 

04.08.18

The New Science of Smog

Other things pollute the air more than gasoline exhaust does.