Issues

American Energy

America now occupies a position of energy leadership that was unthinkable a short time ago. These developments are strengthening America's energy and economic security and benefiting tens of millions of individuals. With both American and world energy demand expected to increase in the future, the continued availability of the full range of America's energy resources will continue to grow in importance.

 

Infrastructure

In 2015, nearly $45 billion was spent on new infrastructure. This is a great start. But more is needed to support our nation's new place as the world's leading producer of oil and natural gas.

 

Balanced Energy

America now occupies a position of energy leadership that was unthinkable a short time ago. These developments are strengthening America's energy and economic security and benefiting tens of millions of individuals. With both American and world energy demand expected to increase in the future, the continued availability of the full range of America’s energy resources will continue to grow in importance.

 

Hydraulic Fracturing

Hydraulic fracturing is a means of extracting oil and natural gas from shale formations It is a proven technology that has been used since the 1940s in more than 1 million wells in the United States to help produce oil and natural gas.

 

Natural Gas

 

National Energy Issues

It is imperative that the industry, in coordination with citizens and policymakers, work together to maintain America's position as a global leader.