Posts filtered on Tag

NERA

(Kimberly White/Bloomberg News)

Federal agency says oil exports would lower pump prices

on
Ending the United States’ longstanding ban against most crude exports could lift oil prices inside the country while decreasing the cost of gasoline, according to a Government Accountability Office report released Monday.
Former National Economic Council Lawrence Summers  (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Former Obama aide makes case for oil exports

on
Former White House economic adviser Larry Summers on Tuesday insisted that the U.S. should lift its decades-old ban on exporting crude, arguing that the policy is a relic of the1970s that is holding back the United States’ potential.
(Golden Pass Products)

Feds approve third project to export US natural gas

on
The Obama administration licensed a third company to broadly sell U.S. natural gas overseas on Wednesday, renewing fears that widespread exports of America’s bounty could spike domestic prices for the fossil fuel.
(Nemigo/Flickr)

Gas export debate heats up over economic benefits

on
A report highlighting the higher economic benefits of using American natural gas to make things rather than selling it overseas has drawn heated criticism from export backers.
The LNG carrier, a tank ship designed for transporting liquefied natural gas, is towed into port. (Lex Van Lieshout, Getty Images)

Huntsman joins campaign against natural gas exports

on
Widening the rift over exports of U.S. natural gas, Huntsman Corp. has joined a coalition campaigning against more foreign sales of the fossil fuel. The move follows Dow Chemical’s decision to break ties with the National Association of Manufacturers over the dispute.