Posted January 30, 2015
The Busy Year Ahead for U.S. Energy Policy
Support for LNG exports has gained momentum on Capitol Hill, with both the House and Senate advancing legislation this week that would help expedite federal approvals for exporting our plentiful natural gas. In a Senate Energy Committee hearing yesterday, an Energy Department official told lawmakers the legislation “is a solution [the agency] will be able to comply with.” Good news as both sides of the aisle tackle vital energy issues in the 114th Congress.
More industry news:
Super Bowl XLIX – A Huge Energy Source for America: http://onforb.es/1vgq64Y
Opinion: The EPA Hopes to Kill the Texas Jobs Machine: http://onforb.es/1JVSGLK
EIA: U.S. Crude Oil Exports Reach Record in November: http://bit.ly/1CIjQU3
University of Texas Endowment Tops $25 Billion, Passing Yale: http://bloom.bg/1yftA3a
Executive: $30 Billion in Marcellus/Utica Infrastructure Needed: http://bit.ly/1uJElJu
Blog: Obama and Energy: Building on the State of the Union: http://bit.ly/1LmOhTT
Biofuel Goals Could Require all the World’s Crops: http://cbsn.ws/15Q9fK4
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.