Fossil Fuels


How Not to Build Pipelines
Josiah Neeley

Pipelines are in the news again, as they often are. This week a federal judge ordered the Dakota Access pipeline temporarily shut down so that a more thorough review of the pipeline’s environmental…

, Real Clear Energy
Proration Is a Bad Idea for America’s Oil & Gas Industry
Josiah Neeley

The last three months have been a rollercoaster for the oil and gas industry. Oil prices have taken a beating, falling from around $70 a barrel to under $20 a barrel due to a combination of a fall in…

Biden Pledge to Dump Keystone Pipeline Would Kill Thousands of Jobs, Analysis Says
Josiah Neeley

From The Washington Free Beacon:

“Biden promising to revoke Keystone’s approval is a pander,” Josiah Neeley, a senior fellow in energy policy at the R Street Institute, told the Washington Free…

Event: Lone Star Energy Policy Live Q&A with Josiah Neeley
Josiah Neeley

From American Conservation Coalition Campus:

R Street Institute’s Josiah Neeley discusses Texas Energy Policy.

, CBS Austin
Texas resists cutting oil production in an effort to bolster plummeting crude prices
Josiah Neeley

From CBS Austin:

Josiah Neeley with the R Street Institute says, “I think a retreat from that through proration or other means like that would do serious long-term damage to the market…

, Roll Call
Oil prices fall below zero and Trump sees a buying opportunity
Josiah Neeley

From Roll Call:

Josiah Neeley, a senior fellow focusing on energy issues at the free-market oriented R Street Institute, said buying oil for the national stockpiles may be “sensible” because…

, Fort Worth Star-Telegram
Will cutting Texas oil production in the coronavirus era save the industry or kill it?
Josiah Neeley

From Fort Worth Star-Telegram:

Beyond the differences of opinion in the industry, left unanswered were questions about how production could be cut in a way that was fair to all producers, said…

, Real Clear Politics
Experts’ About-Face; Two Pandemics; Quote of the Week
Devin Hartman

From Real Clear Politics:

Oil Industry Deserves to Compete on Its Merits. In RealClearEnergy, Devin Hartman discusses the best way to help embattled crude producers.

, Real Clear Energy
Oil Industry Deserves to Compete on Its Merits
Devin Hartman

Panic is powerful. It can induce impulsive, regrettable actions or be a positive impetus to overcome inertia. The recent collapse in oil prices presents us with this familiar quandary of risk and…

Trump’s Verbal Smackdown of Cuomo over Fracking, Northeast Pipeline Access Still Reverberates
William Murray

While the verbal smackdown President Donald Trump gave New York Governor Andrew Cuomo during a meeting last week couldn’t be heard outside the White House, it’s probably still being felt in…