2012 Press Releases

Tuesday, April 10, 2012
10-acre Elephant Exhibit and 'Poop-to-Power' Motorized Tuk Tuk Showcases Innovative and Clean Energy Source Solution(DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance and Denver Zoo announced today it would partner to support the zoo's development of a biomass gasification system that converts human trash and...
Tuesday, April 3, 2012
(DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance is pleased that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) is taking such positive steps to streamline and automate its leasing and permitting processes."BLM's plans to make leasing and permitting data readily available and to reduce permitting times from 298 days to 60...
Monday, March 26, 2012
Federal Strategy Undermines Job and Economic Growth(WASHINGTON D.C. and DENVER) – Today, American Farm Bureau Federation (AFBF), Western Energy Alliance and Public Lands Council (PLC) questioned the Administration's commitment to job and economic growth in comments submitted to the Bureau of Land...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Western Energy Alliance Calls for More Transparency in Government Data(DENVER) – Yesterday's one year progress report released by the White House marks the latest effort by President Obama to claim credit for increasing American oil and natural gas production. Yet the President's assessment misses...
Tuesday, March 13, 2012
Western Energy Alliance Calls for More Transparency in Government Data(DENVER) – Yesterday's one year progress report released by the White House marks the latest effort by President Obama to claim credit for increasing American oil and natural gas production. Yet the President's assessment misses...
Monday, February 6, 2012
Uinta Basin Air Quality Study will provide new data to help regulators understand wintertime ozone levels(DENVER) – On Tuesday, February 7, 2012, Western Energy Alliance along with the State of Utah, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), Utah...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Identify Oil and Natural Gas Industry as Key to Spur Investment, Jobs and Revenue(DENVER) – On Thursday, February 2, 2012, at 7:00 p.m., Congressmen Jim Matheson (D-UT) and Scott Tipton (R-CO) will cross state and party lines to participate in an Energy Telephone Town Hall discussing the potential...
Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Press conference call on Thursday, February 2nd, 2012Please join API's Richard Ranger, senior policy advisor, and Western Energy Alliance's Kathleen Sgamma, vice president of government and public affairs, to discuss the administration's record for the onshore oil and natural gas leasing process....
Tuesday, January 31, 2012
(Washington D.C.) – On Wednesday, February 1, 2012, Western Energy Alliance will testify before a U.S. House Committee on Science, Space, and Technology, Subcommittee on Energy & Environment hearing on Fractured Science - Examining EPA's Approach to Ground Water Research: The Pavillion Analysis...
Monday, January 30, 2012
McNulty, Johnston Illustrate How Oil and Natural Gas Can Spur Investment, Create Jobs and Generate Revenue(DENVER) –Western Energy Alliance will feature Colorado Speaker of the House Frank McNulty (R) and Colorado State Senator Michael Johnston (D) in a public policy forum exploring the potential...
Friday, January 27, 2012
Upcoming Events Highlight the West's Significant Energy Potential(DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance will host three events next week centered on the Blueprint for Western Energy Prosperity, which finds that by 2020, the West will produce as much oil and natural gas on a daily basis as the U.S....
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
Federal Bureaucracy Preventing Jobs, Investment in the West(DENVER) – Small independent oil and natural gas producers throughout the West were pleased to hear President Obama tout the benefits of increased domestic natural gas production in tonight's State of the Union address. However, Westerners...

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