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American Energy Dominance Agenda Contributes to Record U.S. Oil Production

Friday, September 28, 2018

Ed Longanecker | Victoria Advocate | September 27, 2018 This month, the U.S. Interior Department unveiled final revisions to an Obama-era rule aimed at curbing methane emissions from oil and natural gas operations on federal lands. The Environmental Protection Agency also recently announced proposed improvements for the 2016 New Source Performance Standards designed to ease regulatory burdens on domestic energy producers by modifying the frequency for monitoring leaks at well sites and compressor stations and adopting other important technical corrections to the original NSPS rule.

Crude Oil Top Petroleum Export From U.S. in First Half of 2018

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

Rye Druzin | My San Antonio | September 24, 2018 U.S. crude oil exports of nearly 1.8 million barrels a day were the top petroleum product export in the first half of 2018.

Study: Methane in North Texas Groundwater Is Unrelated to Fracking

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | September 25, 2018 For nearly a decade, anti-fracking groups have tried to link methane in North Texas groundwater supplies to Barnett Shale development. But a new peer-reviewed study has effectively debunked that claim.

Bipartisan Support For LNG Export Certainty

Monday, September 24, 2018

Reps. Bill Johnson & Gene Green | September 6, 2018 The House of Representatives today will consider H.R. 4606, the Ensuring Small Scale LNG Certainty and Access Act, which provides that applications under the Natural Gas Act (NGA) for the importation or exportation of small volumes of natural gas will be granted without delay if they do not require an environmental assessment under the National Environmental Policy Act.

Keystone XL Pipeline Route Would Not Harm Environment: State Department

Friday, September 21, 2018

Timothy Gardner | Reuters | September 21, 2018 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department on Friday issued an environmental assessment of a revised route for the Keystone XL crude pipeline that concluded it would not harm water or wildlife, clearing a hurdle for the project that has been pending for a decade.

Week In Review: September 21, 2018

Friday, September 21, 2018

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Trump The Jobmaker: Trump Administration Pushes For Increased Liquefied Natural Gas Exports To Europe

Friday, September 21, 2018

Hank Berrien | The Daily Wire | August 29, 2018 The Trump Administration is working hard to increase exports of U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) to Europe, thus creating more jobs and bringing foreign cash into the U.S.

How A New Energy Facility In Port Arthur Could Export Security To Poland

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Jeffrey Martin & Ted Cruz | Dallas Morning News | September 21, 2018 A year after weathering one of the costliest storms in American history, many residents of Port Arthur, Texas, are still picking up the pieces from the devastation wrought by Hurricane Harvey. The storm damaged nearly eight in 10 homes and businesses. More importantly, 68 precious lives were lost.

How Oil Exports Benefit Texas Communities

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | September 19, 2018 There’s little doubt that oil production provides significant economic benefits in Texas – from record low unemployment in the Permian Basin to generating billions of dollars in state and local tax revenue. But what may be less appreciated is how exports of crude oil are enhancing these benefits, all while helping to reduce our national trade deficit.

If The U.S. Oil Industry Is To Continue To Grow, Exports Must Grow With It

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

David Blackmon | Forbes | August 30, 2018 Judging from the attendance at Wednesday's State of Energy event in Corpus Christi, things are going pretty strong in South Texas and the Eagle Ford Shale region. The discussions at the Luncheon event made clear that if the industry in Texas and nationally is to continue to grow, crude oil exports must grow along with it.

U.S. Oil Exports Hit New Records

Monday, September 17, 2018

John Siciliano | Washington Examiner | September 7, 2018 U.S. oil exports reached new soaring heights in the first six months of 2018, with half of all exports going to Europe and Asia and India shoring up the rest, according to new data from the federal government.

Week In Review: September 14, 2018

Friday, September 14, 2018

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10 Incredible Facts About American Liquefied Natural Gas Exports

Friday, September 14, 2018

Maxx Chatsko | The Motley Fool | September 9, 2018 The United States will be a net energy exporter no later than 2022. Liquefied natural gas, or LNG, will play a crucial role in the future of natural gas.

America is Now the World's Largest Oil Producer

Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Matt Egan | CNN | September 12, 2018 Move over Russia and Saudi Arabia. America has reclaimed its throne atop the oil world.

Expected Oil Boom Could Be Big for Small Communities

Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Phoebe Suy | My San Antonio | September 10, 2018 With offshore oil production on the verge of a comeback, small communities with strong industry ties like Sabine Pass are looking to benefit from a pending and hoped-for boom.

Week In Review: September 7, 2018

Friday, September 07, 2018

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Billions of Dollars Invested in Permian Basin Natural Gas Infrastructure

Thursday, September 06, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | September 6, 2018 The Permian Basin has seen record-breaking oil and natural gas production in recent years, but a lack of pipeline infrastructure has limited the region’s ability to reach its full potential. The good news is that’s changing. Numerous pipeline and other infrastructure projects are in the works to connect the vast amount of oil and natural gas in the Permian to both domestic and international markets.

Debunking a Myth About San Antonio Ozone and Oil & Gas Development

Wednesday, September 05, 2018

Texans For Natural Gas | September 5, 2018 Following the recent announcement from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) that Bexar County was in non-attainment under federal ozone standards, critics tried to blame nearby oil and gas development in the Eagle Ford Shale for the region’s air pollution. But the facts tell a different story.

Week In Review: August 31, 2018

Friday, August 31, 2018

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The Oil Export Boom

Thursday, August 30, 2018

The Editorial Board | The Wall Street Journal | August 30, 2018 Houston-Galveston exports exceed imports for the first time.

Chart of the Day: Oil Output in Texas v. Venezuela, 1994-2018

Wednesday, August 29, 2018

Mark J. Perry | AEI | August 24, 2018 Remarkably, just the oil production coming out of the Permian Basin region in West Texas has exceeded Venezuela’s entire output in every month since January of last year.

Week In Review: August 24, 2018

Friday, August 24, 2018

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Texas Gulf Coast Exports More Oil Than It Imports For The First Time

Thursday, August 23, 2018

Fracking in Permian Basin leads to oil exports. Matt Egan | CNN Money | August 23, 2018 For the first time, the Lone Star state's biggest port district recently exported more crude oil than it imported, according to the Energy Department.

Week In Review: August 17, 2018

Friday, August 17, 2018

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Targa, NextEra, Marathon Team Up For Permian Gas Pipeline

Friday, August 10, 2018

Jordan Blum | Houston Chronicle | August 3, 2018 Houston pipeline firm Targa Resources said it is teaming up with a bevy of partners to build a 600-mile natural gas pipeline system from West Texas' Permian Basin to the Corpus Christi and Houston regions.