Though the word “poverty” typically provokes thoughts of individuals and families who lack the basic necessities of food, clothing, and shelter, there is another form […]
In this latest Guide to the Issue, API breaks down the Supreme Court’s decision in Michigan v. EPA. Twenty-one states and energy industry groups sued the EPA over […]
In the torrent of overreaching directives coming from Washington to the states, Alabamians may not be aware of the ongoing effort by the Environmental Protection […]
The purpose of Alabama’s Environment 2014: Six Critical Indicators is to provide policy makers, the media and interested citizens with a checkup on environmental trends.Proponents of specific environmental […]
At the beginning of the first energy crisis in 1973, the United States imported 35% of the petroleum it needed. Faced with an embargo by […]
Although the Obama Administration claims it has an “all the above” energy strategy, the war on coal makes that claim dubious at best. Coal is […]
Recently the American Association for Retired People (AARP) sent a petition to the Alabama Public Service Commission (PSC) urging the PSC to reconsider their Report […]
The Alabama Public Service Commission recently held a public hearing concerning Alabama Power Company rates. But the hearing was really about an effort initiated by […]
API provides some statistics about energy production and consumption in Alabama.
Open America’s Outer Continental Shelf in the eastern Gulf of Mexico, plus the Atlantic and Pacific coasts, to greater oil and gas exploration. Allow oil and gas companies to obtain accident insurance from private insurance companies to prevent taxpayers paying for large spills.