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National Energy Technology Laboratory: Study on the Life Cycle Greenhouse Gas Emissions of Exporting Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) from the United States

The U.S Department of Energy recently released a study conducted by the National Energy Technology Laboratory which found that U.S. liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to Europe and Asia would significantly reduce global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. While it was previously known that increased natural gas usage could help the U.S. reduce its own GHG [...]

Infographic: American LNG Can Improve European Energy Security

President Obama, Secretary of State Kerry and leaders of the European Union have clearly stated that additional global supplies of liquefied natural gas (LNG) will “benefit Europe and other strategic partners.” The President has the opportunity to send a clear signal that the U.S. is committed to enhancing the collective energy security of our allies and [...]

NERA Economic Consulting: Updated Macroeconomic Impacts of LNG Exports from the United States

“In all of the scenarios analyzed in this study, NERA found that the U.S. would experience net economic benefits from increased LNG exports.” “Across the scenarios, U.S. economic welfare consistently increases as the volume of natural gas exports increases. This includes scenarios in which there are unlimited exports.” “Unlimited exports always create greater benefits than [...]

Report by Reps. Fred Upton & Ed Whitfield: Prosperity at Home and Strengthened Allies Abroad – A Global Perspective on Natural Gas Exports

Read the full report here. 

Sen. Lisa Murkowski: The Narrowing Window: America’s Opportunity to Join the Global Gas Trade

Download the white paper HERE. 

ACCF: Liquefied Natural Gas: Why Rapid Approval of the Backlog of Export Applications is Important for U.S. Prosperity

Read the full study HERE.

BPC: New Dynamics of the U.S. Natural Gas Market

“The analysis presented in this report considered the relative impact of a realistic range of supply and demand drivers that will shape future U.S. energy markets and, in particular the market for natural gas. “The scenario analysis revealed that within the suite of natural gas supply and demand assumptions considered, there are ample domestic supplies [...]

SBE: The Benefits of Natural Gas Production and Exports for U.S. Small Businesses

“This report looks at some of the tremendous benefits that have emerged for the U.S. economy due to a vast expansion in natural gas production in less than a decade. In particular, this report focuses on the growth in jobs and the number of small and midsize businesses in key energy sectors, including in states [...]

Global Benefits of Increased US LNG Exports

Download the full fact sheet The benefits of the shale energy boom in the United States are the subject of much attention, but this energy revolution will also provide important international benefits as the prospect of US liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports becomes more apparent. According to the International Energy Agency (IEA), the factors that [...]

ASP: The Geopolitical Implications of U.S. Natural Gas Exports

“Technological advances in natural gas drilling have opened up vast new resources, leading to a surge in domestic natural gas production in recent years. As a result, the U.S. is awash in natural gas, and prices have plummeted. Meanwhile, in Asia, prices have skyrocketed. Japan, the largest consumer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in the [...]