The People of America's Oil and Natural Gas Indusry

Energy Today – June 17, 2013

Mary Leshper

Mary Schaper
Posted June 17, 2013

Washington PostWhy We Should Speed U.S. Gas Exports

In an op-ed for the Post, U.S. Sen. John Barrasso of Wyoming writes that the United States has a rare opportunity through natural gas exports to simultaneously create jobs, strengthen our foreign policy hand and help allies abroad. “Make no mistake: Our allies need energy to grow,” he writes. “If the United States does not supply that energy, someone else will.”

The TelegraphU.S. Having Real Energy Revolution with Oil Surge

“Despite disruptions to oil supply in Africa and parts of the Middle East, rising US output ensured that global oil production continued to grow,” writes Garry White.

Houston ChronicleFracFocus Becomes More User-Friendly

The hydraulic fracturing chemical registry has been updated to allow users to search by date ranges, chemical names or chemical abstract numbers – the unique numerical identifier for a chemical. The registry's focus remains on individual landowners and/or concerned residents who want to know the composition of fracking fluids used on their property or near their communities.

ForbesSparring Continues over LNG Exports

“I think it’s a false choice to say we either use the gas here or we export it. I think we can do both.” – Marianne Kah, chief economist for ConocoPhillips, speaking at an energy forum in Chicago last week.

- See more at: http://energytomorrow.org/blog/energy-today-june-17-2013/#/type/all

Washington PostWhy We Should Speed U.S. Gas Exports

In an op-ed for the Post, U.S. Sen. John Barrasso of Wyoming writes that the United States has a rare opportunity through natural gas exports to simultaneously create jobs, strengthen our foreign policy hand and help allies abroad. “Make no mistake: Our allies need energy to grow,” he writes. “If the United States does not supply that energy, someone else will.”

The TelegraphU.S. Having Real Energy Revolution with Oil Surge

“Despite disruptions to oil supply in Africa and parts of the Middle East, rising US output ensured that global oil production continued to grow,” writes Garry White.

Houston ChronicleFracFocus Becomes More User-Friendly

The hydraulic fracturing chemical registry has been updated to allow users to search by date ranges, chemical names or chemical abstract numbers – the unique numerical identifier for a chemical. The registry's focus remains on individual landowners and/or concerned residents who want to know the composition of fracking fluids used on their property or near their communities.

ForbesSparring Continues over LNG Exports

“I think it’s a false choice to say we either use the gas here or we export it. I think we can do both.” – Marianne Kah, chief economist for ConocoPhillips, speaking at an energy forum in Chicago last week.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Mary Schaper is a Digital Communications Manager for the American Petroleum Institute. She previously worked on Capitol Hill for the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee as Digital Director and for Senator Lisa Murkowski. Before coming to D.C., she spearheaded digital strategy for Murkowski's successful Senate write-in campaign in 2010. Schaper enjoys traveling and taking in the local culture alongside her husband, their son and loyal springer spaniel.