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ISSUE ALERT: Fact-Checking Senator Wyden’s Letter to U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu

During the recent public comment period, Senator Ron Wyden (D-Ore.) sent a letter to U.S. Secretary of Energy Steven Chu, dated January 10, 2013, which posed a series of questions and concerns regarding the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) third party study on exporting liquefied natural gas. The letter included several common misconceptions about the […]

Fact-Checking the “America’s Energy Advantage” Claims

AEA Claim: “A report from the U.S. Department of Energy says unlimited LNG exports will enrich natural gas producers at the expense of all consumers, and misses the impact of natural gas exports on manufacturing jobs.” (AEA webpage, emphasis added) FACT: The DOE report concluded exports would benefit consumers. DOE Report: “All export scenarios are […]

Over 100 Members of Congress Sign Letter Supporting LNG Exports

Washington, D.C.: 110 members of the U.S. House of Representatives – Democrats and Republicans – today penned a letter urging Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy Steven Chu to approve exports of liquefied natural gas. The letter comes on the last day of the Department of Energy’s comment period for its third party-commissioned report on […]

Tulsa World: LNG exports pushed by mayors group

The mayoral coalition includes elected leaders from Oklahoma City; Fort Worth and Amarillo, Texas; Shreveport, La.; and Fort Smith, Ark. Their cities lie over productive gas fields such as the Barnett, Haynesville and Fayetteville shales, among others. U.S. natural gas production has grown from nearly 24.7 trillion cubic feet in 2007 to 28.5 trillion cubic […]