Keystone report from State Dept. puts common sense back in the pipeline

Environmentalists have drawn a line in the sand on the Keystone XL pipeline. It's the wrong line in the wrong sand, far away from any realistic assessment of the merits - as yet another government analysis has confirmed. It's past time for President Obama to set aside politics and resolve this bizarre distraction of an issue.



Letters to the Editor: Keystone Pipeline needed

A majority of Americans have spoken and believe that the Keystone Pipeline is in the best interests of our nation's energy future. It is time for our leaders in Washington to act.



Support the Keystone Pipeline

Letter from a veteran: "Based on my military experience, I am keenly aware of the need for a multifaceted approach to protect American national security; therefore, I support the proposed Keystone Pipeline...



Greener than 'Green'

A constant, mild hiss. That was my chief observation when I returned to Anadarko Petroleum's Landon Pad A, a natural-gas site in Lycoming County, Pa.



Real Promised Land

We found this website that provided a different opinion to "The Promise Land" movie and are providing it to our energy forum readers: To hear Hollywood tell it, folks out in rural America who are presented with an opportunity to develop their mineral rights and produce clean-burning natural gas for the country have a tough choice on their hands: Don't do it, and you ruin your economy. Do it, and you ruin your environment.



Benefits and opportunities in oil and gas

U.S. oil and natural gas production is higher today than it has been for many years, providing a big boost to the economy at a time of sluggish job and income growth.



Who Controls Our Energy Supply? YOU Do!!

On August 13th, Republicans from all over Iowa will convene in Ames to vote in a Straw Poll for the 2012 presidential election. Already, energy-minded citizens are organizing to travel together and take part in this event.



America's Energy in the Global Economy

America imports half of the oil that it uses, so it is imperative that proper policies that impact energy must be put in place.