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What Energy Security Looks Like: 90% of Natural Gas Used in U.S. Is Produced Domestically

What Energy Security Looks Like: 90% of Natural Gas Used in U.S. Is Produced Domestically

By Tyler Losier, Energy Reporter, Oil & Gas 360


The United States has been a net exporter of natural gas since 2017

In the United States, natural gas is one of the most prevalent sources of energy, and according to

July 10, 2019 - 4:46 pm
API Names New President and CEO

API Names New President and CEO

Mike Sommers will be the new president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, following an election this afternoon by API’s board. Sommers brings two decades of political experience to API, including his current role as president and CEO of …

May 2, 2018 - 2:14 pm
Canada Needs Higher Takeaway Capacity and Lower Oil Price Differential

Canada Needs Higher Takeaway Capacity and Lower Oil Price Differential

Canada is hurting for takeaway capacity—the industry needs pipelines to take its oil and gas production to market, or more locomotive hauling capacity—or both.

Cenovus Energy Inc. (ticker: CVE) said it has reduced production rates due to pipeline constraints and …

March 22, 2018 - 4:38 pm
Liquefied Natural Gas Plant, Australia

U.S. Crude Oil, NatGas Exports Both Hit New Highs

U.S. crude oil exports grew to an average of 1.1 MMBOPD in 2017, the EIA said, which is the second full year since restrictions on crude oil exports were removed. Crude oil exports in 2017 were nearly double the level …

March 20, 2018 - 5:44 pm
U.S. Rig Count Climbs by 1 to 931

U.S. Rig Count Climbs by 1 to 931

U.S. rig count is up by one from last week, to 931, according to Baker Hughes’ latest rig count data.

One land rig was added. Overall, the change from last year has been a positive gain of 278 rigs from …

December 27, 2017 - 5:31 pm
I Hope America Wakes Up

I Hope America Wakes Up

A letter to the editor, responding to:  “We’re Still Importing Crude Oil from OPEC. Why?” 


Dear Editor:

You are spot on with this commentary.  It is tragic that so many Americans have come to take inexpensive, efficient O&G energy so …

January 11, 2016 - 3:21 pm