02.22.14

Vets4Energy volunteer awarded Bronze Star with Valor

Long-time Vets4Energy volunteer James McCormick (West VA) was awarded a Bronze Star for serving with valor. "I wear this for everybody else that couldn't wear it," he said. "I will wear it for those that could not make it home."

 

02.05.14

Vets4Energy Advisor Speaks as National Security Expert at US Senate Press Event Regarding Keystone XL Pipeline

Admiral Don Loren, advisor for Vets4Energy, spoke at a press event held by US Sens. Hoeven and Landrieu. The event rallied large support again calling on President Obama to approve the Keystone XL pipeline.

 

02.04.14

Group of Legislators, Labor, Business, National Security Leaders Call for Approval of Keystone XL Pipeline

Following the release of the State Department's fifth and final environmental impact statement that again determined the Keystone XL pipeline poses no significant environmental risks...

 

01.31.14

State Department releases Keystone XL final environmental impact statement

The State Department concluded in its final environmental assessment issued Friday that the proposed Keystone XL pipeline would not significantly alter global greenhouse gas emissions...

 

01.24.14

Admiral Loren Shares Vets4Energy Message with Arkansas Veterans

Rear Admiral Don Loren, USN (Ret), advisor to Vets4Energy, was invited speak to the Arkansas Veterans Coalition meeting on January 23 and 24. Admiral Loren discussed the multiple links between energy policies and our national security - and his message was overwhelmingly well received.

 

01.22.14

Oil and natural gas import reliance... projected to change rapidly

The 2014 Annual Energy Outlook projects declines in U.S. oil and natural gas imports as a result of increasing domestic production from tight oil and shale plays.

 

01.22.14

Crude Shipments Begin in Keystone Pipeline's Southern Leg

Commercial shipments of crude oil began moving through the southern leg of TransCanada's Keystone pipeline on Wednesday, even though the project's proposed northern extension is still awaiting approval.

 

01.13.14

API's Jack Gerard Delivers Annual State of American Energy Address

On January 7, American Petroleum Institute's CEO, Jack Gerard, delivered his annual State of American Energy address to the national media. Gerard highlighted several broad themes in his speech many of which have been incorporated into our Vets4Energy narrative around the country.

 

01.01.14

Nations jockey for Arctic position, US not in lead

The U.S. is racing to keep pace with stepped-up activity in the once sleepy Arctic frontier, but it is far from being in the lead.

 

12.05.13

Vets4Energy Advisor Testifies at EPA RFS Hearing

Today, Rear Admiral Don Loren, USN (Ret.) spoke on behalf of Vets4Energy, a coalition of volunteer Veterans focused on sound energy policies, at an EPA Public hearing which sought input on EPA's Proposed 2014 Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) Rule.