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Gallup Poll: Energy-Producing States = Best Job Creators

alaska  domestic energy  energy development  north dakota  ok  oklahoma  pennsylvania  texas  west virginia  energy-producing states  gallup  gallup poll  gallup poll on energy  lousiana 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted July 26, 2010

As we've mentioned on this blog many times, energy development is a primary driver of job creation. Developing the nation's abundant oil and natural gas resources could create tens of thousands of additional jobs. 

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Salazar: Energy Development Studies in Alaskan Beaufort and Chukchi Seas

alaska  beaufort sea  chukchi sea  domestic energy  energy policy  offshore drilling  usgs 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted April 14, 2010

Yesterday, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar announced that government scientists have until Oct. 1 to gather environmental, ecological and technical data to inform decisions on oil and natural gas development in the Alaskan Beaufort and Chukchi Seas.

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Utah Pushing for Energy Development

access  alaska  energy policy  montana  new mexico  offshore drilling  onshore  utah  west virginia 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted March 30, 2010

Utah Gov. Gary Herbert has signed a law that would allow his state to file eminent domain proceedings against the federal government. 

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Virginia Is Ready for Offshore Drilling

access  alaska  domestic energy  over regulation 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted February 25, 2010

The Commonwealth of Virginia has signaled that it's ready for offshore energy development

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It Could Be Worse...

alaska  distribution  domestic energy  nebraska  north dakota 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted January 8, 2010

Many parts of the United States are experiencing an Arctic blast today. North Dakota could hit 50 degrees below zero, eastern Nebraska is likely to see temperatures as low as 35 below, while the Midwest and the Mid-Atlantic states have received a fresh layer of snow ranging from a foot to a few inches. In the Deep South, citrus growers have been scrambling to protect their trees from overnight temperatures in the 20s. 

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Protecting Polar Bears

alaska  beaufort sea  chukchi sea  conservation  energy development 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted October 28, 2009

Repeat after me: We don't have to settle for just one or the other. We can have a healthy environment and energy development

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Alaskans for Jobs and Affordable Energy

alaska  climate bill  climate change  congress  energy citizens  energy policy  over regulation  waxman-markey bill  rally 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted September 1, 2009

They wore hardhats and fluorescent orange safety vests, and their message was clear. These workers who demonstrated at yesterday's Energy Citizens rally in Anchorage, Alaska, want affordable energy and jobs.

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Look Out, Alaska!

alaska  climate bill  climate change  congress  energy citizens  energy policy  over regulation  waxman-markey bill 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted August 31, 2009

The 49th state in the Union is marked by its uniqueness. Alaska is the largest of all 50 states. It is the only state where the sun doesn't set in summer and doesn't rise far above the horizon in the winter. It contains some of America's largest oil and natural gas deposits, many of which remain untapped. And its residents could be more affected by the Waxman-Markey climate bill than many other U.S. citizens.

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A Face of the Industry

energy policy  energy citizens  energy  congress  alaska 

Jane Van Ryan

Jane Van Ryan
Posted June 9, 2009

This is a face of the oil and natural gas industry.

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