12.18.15

America lifts its ban on oil exports

Not only has the business been manipulated by an international cartel, OPEC, with varying degrees of success. Since 1975 America has also distorted it by banning the export of almost all crude oil. On December 18th Congress voted to put an end to the problem by lifting the 40-year-old export ban as part of an omnibus budget bill.

 

12.15.15

Vets4Energy on American Heros Network

Topics covered include how oil money funds terrorist, national policy, and what we can do to help make America energy independent using all sources of our natural resources

 

12.09.15

US Natural Gas and Oil Production Up and Down

US natural gas production in 2015 is expected to reach a record of 79.58 billion cubic feet per day. US oil field production, however, slowed for second month in a row.

 

12.08.15

W.Va. Pearl Harbor survivor remembers the attacks 74 years ago

Capt. McCormick, USA (ret.) and Vets4Energy Program Director, spoke at Charleston ceremony honoring Pearl Harbor survivor.

 

12.07.15

Offshore drilling foes running dry

"Efforts to develop our coastal energy resources would actually make Americans safer by reducing the national-security threats that arise from foreign-oil dependence." William Schachte, Jr, retired U.S. Navy Rear Admiral and South Carolina chair of Vets4Energy

 

12.01.15

EPA must do more to protect consumers from high ethanol mandates

"EPA has taken a significant step in the right direction by using its waiver authority to lower ethanol mandates... However, the agency must do more to protect consumers. EPA's final rule relies on unrealistic increases in sales...despite the fact that most cars cannot use them."

 

12.01.15

EPA approves lower ethanol increase in U.S. fuel supply than 2007 law

The Obama administration is requiring more ethanol be blended into the country's gasoline compared to an earlier proposal, but the increase was widely criticized by renewable fuel and corn producers...

 

11.27.15

New ethanol standard will be bad for America's security

We've had years to study the effects of ethanol mandates and none of it seems beneficial. It's merely bureaucratic window dressing for political brownie points. There' s a way to make all parties involved happy, but this plan isn't it.

 

11.25.15

Time to lift the crude oil export ban

US Senator John Hoeven (MT): "Lifting the U.S. ban on crude oil exports is a smart move that will benefit not only North Dakota, but also our nation and our allies."

 

11.23.15

U.S. steps up attacks on Islamic State oil trucks in Syria

Accelerating its attacks on one of the Islamic State's most important sources of income, the U.S. military said Monday it destroyed 283 tanker trucks used by the militants to transport oil from producing fields in eastern Syria to smuggling points.