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Last week, IER posted an analysis on the additional royalties ($24.5 billion) the federal government could gain if it followed...
June 30, 2015
Despite the large technically recoverable resources for shale oil and gas worldwide, only 4 countries have actually produced commercial quantities...
May 11, 2015
The Energy Information Administration (EIA) recently announced that U.S. oil production in 2014 had the largest one-year volume increase in...
April 2, 2015
Click here to download a PDF version. On January 25, the Interior Department announced plans to propose wilderness designation for...
January 29, 2015
The sharp fall in crude oil and gasoline prices since the summer has understandably grabbed the attention of analysts and...
December 17, 2014
In 2012, President Obama declared that “the problem is we use more than 20 percent of the world’s oil and...
October 29, 2014
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