News

02.20.18

North American energy trade boosts our economic and energy security

Canada is both our No. 1 source of crude oil imports and the No. 1 market for our crude exports. Mexico is our largest outlet for natural gas exports and the No. 1 export market for U.S. finished motor gasoline...

 

02.16.18

Interior Announces Date for Largest Oil and Gas Lease Sale in U.S. History

Deputy Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt announced that the Department will offer 77.3 million acres offshore Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida for oil and gas exploration and development.

 

02.16.18

EIA: US gas reserves increase at yearend 2016, crude remains flat

The US Energy Information Administration said average first-of-the-month prices used to calculate US reserves dropped in 2016 compared with 2015. Natural gas and crude oil decreased by a respective 6% and 15% during the period.

 

02.14.18

Energy Powering Our Olympians

Thanks to many technological innovations since the start of the winter games in 1924, Florida athletes can compete in a wide variety of cold weather sports without being disadvantaged.

 

02.09.18

Strong Voices on National Energy Policy at [Florida] BOEM Hearing Today

Today members of Vets4Energy Florida, Florida Energy Forum, Consumer Energy Alliance and Florida State Hispanic Chamber of Commerce hosted a press conference to discuss the need for a balanced energy approach that will create new job opportunities, generate revenue and enhance national security while protecting the environment.

 

02.08.18

Budget deal envisions largest oil stockpile sale in history

In an effort to partially pay for new spending, the budget agreement would sell 100 million barrels of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve (SPR) in the next decade.

 

02.08.18

Florida Petroleum Council: Offshore Exploration Beneficial to Florida's Economy and Jobs

The inclusion of Florida in Secretary Zinke's offshore plan is critical to enabling Floridians to reap the long-term benefits of affordable and reliable U.S.-produced energy...

 

02.06.18

Oil World Turns Upside Down as U.S. Sells Oil in Middle East

[I]n a trade that illustrates how the rise of the American shale industry is upending energy markets across the globe, the U.A.E. bought oil directly from the U.S. in December...

 

02.05.18

Opinion: Point - Offshore energy is critical to future energy security

Offshore development plays a critical role in U.S. energy security, supplying more than 1 million barrels of oil per day for the last 20 years.

 

02.04.18

Permian Seen Second to Saudis for Spare Oil-Output Capacity

The U.S.'s Permian Basin is looking like Saudi Arabia, with as much as 1 million barrels of spare oil capacity ready to go into production, according to Nansen Saleri, former head of reservoir management at Saudi Aramco, the world's largest crude exporter.