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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 10, 2011

Exxon Mobil Corp.'s huge new oil discovery in the Gulf of Mexico is good news for domestic energy production, but it's even better news as a sign that last year's panic over the BP spill won't continue to cripple American offshore oil exploration.

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energy-today 

Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 9, 2011

Exxon Mobil Corp.'s massive new discovery of oil and natural gas in the Gulf of Mexico, which demonstrates there are still enormous amounts of untapped energy sources in the U.S., is rekindling enthusiasm for offshore exploration after months of delays and permitting difficulties..

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energy-today 

Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 8, 2011

U.S. Chamber of Commerce President Thomas Donohue is putting new pressure on the Obama administration to expand domestic production of oil.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 7, 2011

In a submission to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Washington-based American Petroleum Institute argues that the $7-billion (U.S.) pipeline would be a major boost to job creation, and warned that the U.S. cannot take for granted its access to the vast oil sands resource in Canada.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 6, 2011

Wherever oil and natural gas comes out of the ground, plenty of people make money, from the landowners and investors to the drilling equipment companies and crew workers.

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energy-today 

Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 3, 2011

Along with the record production of oil in March, employment for natural resources and mining jobs reached a new record high in March of more than 14,000 jobs.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 2, 2011

Hiking taxes on the oil industry at present makes no sense, especially with the economy still in recovery mode.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 1, 2011

We have not done an inventory in decades, which makes current statistics, like the frequently cited one that America only has 3 percent of the world's reserves, at best meaningless if not outright misleading.

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energy-today 

Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted May 31, 2011

Until last year, the 17-mile stretch of road between this forsaken South Texas village and the county seat of Carrizo Springs was a patchwork of derelict gasoline stations and rusting warehouses.

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energy-today 

Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted May 26, 2011

There are certain misconceptions about petroleum and major American oil companies.

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