Fuel for Thought Blog

By Matt Koch and Dan Byers

Pop quiz: which President issued the following clarion call for action on permitting reform?

Heath Knakmuhs

One of our most popular annual features is our state-by-state comparison of electricity prices.  As in past years, we base our electricity rate map upon the most recent full year price data released by the

Matt Letourneau

IHS Markit’s annual CERAWeek energy conference brings together some of the top minds in business and policy to reflect on the current state of energy and what the future may hold for the industry at large.  With the energy renaissance still in full swing and

Matthew Koch

What a difference a year makes.

Matthew Koch

Venezuela’s on-going political and economic crisis emphasizes the need for the United States to continue to diversify and grow its supplies of energy, particularly from our neighbor to the north – Canada.  More pointedly, it highlights the importance of expanding and building more pipelines from

Matthew Koch

“Infrastructure Week” is a series of events this week put together by a coalition, including industry and labor, focused on raising awareness about the need to build better infrastructure for our country. At the U.S.

Matthew Koch

Today, President Trump announced that his Administration granted the cross border permit needed for the Keystone XL pipeline.

Matthew Koch

Yesterday, on day five of the new Administration, President Trump took steps to fulfill a campaign promise to create jobs and expand the development and use of American energy.  With the stroke of a pen, the President signed Executive actions that set in motion the steps and process needed to exp

Matthew Koch

We’ve been very frustrated with the continued attempts by the Obama Administration on its way out of Washington to halt critical energy opportunities. That includes blatant political interference to delay a permit for the Dakota Access Pipeline that the U.S.

Matthew Koch

Increasingly, business and labor interests are aligned against the Obama Administration's war on energy development. 


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