New Mexico Energy News

06.14.18

Why the U.S. Must Import and Export Oil

Given our country's much improved energy outlook, some may question why we're still importing crude oil and refined products.

 

06.11.18

Oil, natural gas expected to bring more money to New Mexico

 

06.08.18

Renewable fuels mandate: Still broken, still in need of action

As Americans hit the road this summer and gas prices are in the news, the Trump administration continues to seek a solution to what's proven to be a thorny issue - the Renewable Fuels mandate (RFS). Now more than a decade old, this is the law that forces more and more ethanol into our fuel supply.

 

06.06.18

Retaliatory tariffs creating disruption, uncertainty in US oil market?

American Petroleum Institute CEO Jack Gerard video interview on the impact of increasing tariff tensions on the U.S. energy industry. Description: American Petroleum Institute CEO Jack Gerard video interview on the impact of increasing tariff tensions on the U.S. energy industry. Interview on Fox Business.

 

06.04.18

Energy Chief Defends Trump Directive on Coal, Nuclear Plants

Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday defended President Donald Trump's call to bolster struggling coal-fired and nuclear power plants, saying a rash of plant retirements is "alarming" and poses a looming crisis for the nation's power grid.

 

06.02.18

Broad Energy Coalition Condemns Action to Subsidize Failing Coal, Nuclear Plants

A diverse group of energy industry associations issued the following statement condemning the Administration's draft plan to bail out coal and nuclear plants across the country.

 

06.01.18

Trump signs orders removing tariff exemptions for Canada, Mexico, EU

"We are deeply discouraged by the administration's actions to impose tariffs on our three closest trading partners - Canada, Mexico, and the EU - and view this as a step in the wrong direction," API Pres. Jack N. Gerard responded.

 

05.29.18

Here's who to blame for rising gasoline prices

Economists agree that no person or action can single-handedly affect pump prices over time, which are largely driven by a global oil market. That doesn't mean we can't indulge in the human condition of blame.

 

05.23.18

Fuel Prices and The Summer Driving Season

With misinformation floating around about gasoline costs, it may be helpful to explain a few of the factors that influence prices at the pump.

 

05.23.18

High-tech Natural Gas and Oil

engineers, analysts, scientists, geologists and more are using their brainpower to create cutting-edge technologies that make energy development more precise, efficient and safer than ever before.