President’s Executive Orders Show Support for Infrastructure Investment Expediting Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipeline projects is right decision for U.S. economy WASHINGTON, DC – The American Council for Capital Formation today released the following statement from ACCF Vice President of Communications Robert Dillon on President Donald Trumps’ executive orders expediting the Dakota Access Pipeline and Keystone XL Pipeline projects: “In signing the Keystone XL and Dakota Access executive orders, President Trump is following through on his campaign promise to reverse the previous administration’s approach of abusing the regulatory process to pursue a political agenda. Unfortunately, that agenda came at // Read More
By: Jason Bordoff
JUNE 4, 2013 – It would have been hard to imagine just a few years ago that we’d need to debate whether to export our energy. But the North American energy landscape is changing rapidly, and companies have now requested nearly 20 permits from the federal government to export natural gas.
By: David Blackmon
JUNE 4, 2013 – A new report from Barclays Capital predicts a “Tectonic Shift” in demand for natural gas in the United States by 2020. While this report will no doubt be used by the prophets of “peak gas” theory as ammunition for the construction of new strawman fright scenarios, the reality is this is nothing but good news for the American public.
By: Mark P. Mills
June 3, 2013 – On May 17, the Department of Energy (DOE) approved just the second license in America to export natural gas. Nineteen more applicants still wait. Yes, private businesses, willing to spend tens of billions of private capital, are lined up for a schoolyard game of “Mother May I” to get permission to export a product that the U.S. is uniquely good at manufacturing.