• Blog
    July 25, 2018

    It's getting better all the time

    That’s the conclusion of the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) July 2018 report on drilling productivity. The report looks at the change in the total number of drilling rigs in operation along with estimates of drilling productivity and estimated changes in output from existing oil and
  • Blog
    July 17, 2018

    Six Ways the Administration’s Trade War Hurts U.S. Energy

    By Ian DeValliere Trade works. Tariffs don’t. The tariffs that the Trump Administration has put into place have thrown a wrench in the gears of America’s thriving economy. Not only do they function as a direct tax on American consumers, but unsurprisingly they have been met with retaliatory measures
  • Blog
    July 2, 2018

    Star Spangled Energy

    By Ian DeValliere This Independence Day, consumers around the country have more of their paychecks available for summer fun thanks to America’s energy revolution . Just 10 years ago, Americans weren’t feeling quite so “independent” on Independence Day. The U.S. was importing more than two-thirds of
  • Blog
    June 27, 2018

    Oh, The Places U.S. LNG Will Go!

    As the energy leaders from across the globe converge on Washington, DC this week for the World Gas Conference , it is fitting that we recognize the extraordinary growth of the liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry in the United States over the past year. Just this year, the Cove Point LNG export
  • Blog
    June 20, 2018

    We’re Number 2

    The Global Energy Institute just released its 2018 edition of the International Index of Energy Security Risk , and it shows the United States with the second best energy security of the world’s largest energy consuming countries. We are also very pleased that this edition of the report features a
  • Blog
    June 15, 2018

    DOE’s Paul Dabbar Puts Spotlight on Energy Innovation

    The U.S. Department of Energy is poised to pursue major developments in energy innovation that can “make a difference in the world” due in part to a funding increase in its science programs, said Paul Dabbar, the department’s Under Secretary for Science today. At an event hosted today by the Center
  • Blog
    June 5, 2018

    America Seizes Control of Its Energy Destiny

    Many Americans have likely noticed a spike in gas prices just as we enter the summer driving season, which is fairly typical due to the changeover from winter to summer crude oil. While higher prices are always a headache and a burden for families, the situation has yet to become as dire as many of
  • Blog
    May 24, 2018

    Coalition Warns Governor Northam: Virginia Should Stand By Its Permits

    In a troubling backtrack, the Virginia Water Control Board (VWCB) recently decided to re-examine the state’s previous approval of national permits that allowed the Atlantic Coast Pipeline Project to move forward. Today, a broad coalition including voices from the business community, labor, and