Hydraulic fracturing resulted in fewer mortgage defaults

"People don't realize that without this new energy revolution, America would be hurting," says William Schachte, a retired U.S. Navy rear admiral and volunteer chairman of South Carolina's Vets4Energy.



Texas oil company announces big offshore Alaska discovery

"It has the size and scale to play a meaningful role in sustaining the Alaskan oil business over the next three or four decades..."



WHAT IF... America's Energy Renaissance Never Actually Happened?

What if we'd just "left it in the ground?" The U.S. would be short 4.3 million jobs and over half-a-trillion dollars in annual GDP. Electricity prices would be 31% higher, we'd all be paying 43% more at the pump, carbon dioxide emissions would be 23% higher and we'd be importing 160% more oil. That's just to start.



Study shows fracking resulted in lower mortgage defaults

Despite the negativity many associate with fracking, it has had a positive impact on mortgage defaults in areas where fracking occurred, according to research by a Clemson University finance professor.



Energy security equals national security

By Vets4Energy MA volunteer Chairman: In these divisive times we live in, our body politic seems to struggle to separate what feels right for the nation's viability and what, in reality, is right for a stronger America.



Nineteen Virginian chambers of commerce have joined forces to urge the state’s U.S. senators to support the construction of a natural gas pipeline through the state

U.S. Army Capt. James McCormick (retired), says the project also would benefit U.S. national security.



Energy Issues Are Important As We Prepare to Vote

Missouri state senator and volunteer chairman of Vets4Energy: "Energy policy is not a partisan issue. It is about America's future security and prosperity."



Report confirms oil and gas pipelines are one of the safest ways to transport energy

"Pipelines are a vital part of this nation's energy infrastructure and ensuring they continue to operate safely will be critical to securing our energy future..."



Virginia Chambers of Commerce coalition backs Atlantic Coast gas pipeline

A coalition of 19 Chambers of Commerce across Virginia sent the commonwealth's two US senators, Democrats Timothy M. Kaine and Mark R. Warner, a letter expressing their strong support for the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline.



Iowa needs to invest in infrastructure

Investing in our nation's infrastructure is essential for creating jobs and boosting our economy. This includes transportation and energy infrastructure. By Jim Felker, former US Marine Corp.