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Energy Producers – Don’t Ever Underestimate the Environmental Activists

Energy Producers – Don’t Ever Underestimate the Environmental Activists

The warning for energy producers in Colorado came from Christopher Guith, senior vice president for policy at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for 21st Century Energy. Guith’s warning was delivered during a panel discussion with a group of oil and gas industry professionals, two U.S. congressmen, petroleum engineering students and professors at the Colorado School of Mines. The topic was “Lifting the Oil Export Ban & What It Means for Colorado.” The U.S. Chamber’s energy policy chief, who was one of the panelists, offered further observations about the inside-the-government acceleration to shut down the fossil fuel industry in an interview with Oil & Gas 360®. “This is a very quiet industry. In the operations world, you’ve got truck drivers, geophysicists and engineers.” Guith described how these are not people whose jobs typically train them to go out in public and communicate the benefits of the industry they work in; they’re busy[Read More…]