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Recurring Themes

domestic access  drilling  energy  energy demand  energy policy  institute for 21st century energy  offshore technology conference  otc  renewables  solar  technology innovation  wind 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted May 6, 2009

Now that I've attended a few panel discussions here at the Offshore Technology Conference, it's abundantly clear that many of the speakers are in agreement over the issues that threaten America's ability to plan for a secure energy future.

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Wise Words from the OTC

domestic access  drilling  energy  energy demand  energy reality  offshore technology conference  otc  renewables  solar  technology innovation  wind 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted May 5, 2009

"It's just a matter of time before we must act on energy," said API President and CEO Jack Gerard when he met with reporters and bloggers yesterday at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston.

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Anti-oil bias?

domestic drilling  energy  energy policy  offshore drilling 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted May 4, 2009

Hello from the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, the event where oil and natural gas companies gather to see the latest technologies and discuss the state of drilling today.

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Florida House Vote on Offshore Development

access  domestic access  domestic energy  energy  energy policy  florida  offshore drilling 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted May 1, 2009

This week the Florida House of Representatives voted overwhelming to pass a bill to authorize oil and natural gas development in Florida state waters.

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Offshore Technology Conference: May 4-7

domestic access  drilling  energy  offshore drilling  offshore technology conference  otc  technology innovation 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted April 30, 2009

If you're into technology and mind-boggling engineering, you'll enjoy reading about our travels next week.

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Offshore Energy Supports Conservation, Outdoor Recreation

offshore energy  conservation  revenue  gulf of mexico 

Mark Green

Mark Green
Posted January 1, 1

Offshore energy development works for the states – all of them. The U.S. Interior Department announced this week that $61.6 million in revenues from offshore oil and natural gas will be distributed to all 50 states, U.S. territories and the District of Columbia for grants that support conservation and outdoor recreation projects.

You don’t have to be a coastal state, you don’t have to be a producing state. Under the Gulf of Mexico Energy Security Act (GOMESA), everyone benefits from offshore natural gas and oil revenues earmarked for Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) grants. 

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