Is There a “War on Oil?”

This article was originally posted in the Western Interior Oil & Gas Report magazine. The “War on Coal” is alive and well under President Obama’s administration. In early June, the…

Keystone Update: And so it Begins…

Although the Keystone XL pipeline has yet to receive full presidential approval, the southern leg of the pipeline (referred to as the Gulf Coast line) has already become active. On…

Obama Nominates Energy Dream Team

This week, President Obama made three nominations to complete the team that will manage energy and environmental issues throughout his second term.  These nominees include Ernest Moniz for energy secretary,…

Will John Kerry Make or Break Keystone XL?

John Kerry will officially succeed Hillary Clinton as Secretary of State.  Voted in by the Senate yesterday with 94 votes, Senator Kerry is considered by both Republicans and Democrats to…