2013 Press Releases

Wednesday, December 18, 2013
Come for food and networking, stay for documentary on fracking (DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance joins StratCom Advisors, LLC, and Coloradans for Responsible Energy Development (CRED) in inviting the public to enjoy a holiday-themed networking reception that includes a free screening of the...
Friday, December 6, 2013
UPDATE (Dec 9): Today’s hearing has been postponed. The Magistrate Judge assigned to the case recused himself at the last minute. We will notify you when the hearing is rescheduled.Oral arguments on December 9th at the Colorado District Court (DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance will be in court on...
Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Alliance responds to recent celebrity-infused anti-fracking campaign(DENVER) – Western Energy Alliance released a video today calling on actors opposed to hydraulic fracturing to abstain from their extravagant lifestyles fueled by American oil and natural gas. In the video Celebrities: You Don’t...
Monday, November 25, 2013
Aaron Johnson, former congressional communications director joins the Alliance(DENVER) - Western Energy Alliance announced today that Aaron Johnson has joined its staff as Communications Analyst to continue to strengthen the Alliance’s outreach to the public, Congress, media, and other stakeholders...
Saturday, September 14, 2013
Tonight, Western Energy Alliance was joined by prominent oil and natural gas leaders for the unveiling of Ted D. Brown as the 2013 recipient of its most prestigious award, Wildcatter of the Year.  Tonight, before over 700 attendees, Brown was commended for his commitment to reducing overall...
Friday, September 13, 2013
Providing abundant, affordable energy while protecting the environment (DENVER) -   Western Energy Alliance released the second video in its Common Ground series, designed to inform the public about how western oil and natural gas producers are providing abundant, affordable energy for Americans...
Monday, August 26, 2013
Western Energy Alliance has launched a video series called Common Ground designed to inform the public about how western oil and natural gas producers are providing abundant, affordable energy for Americans while protecting the environment. The first of four videos has been released, with others to...
Thursday, August 22, 2013
Today, the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) and Western Energy Alliance submitted comments on the Department of the Interior’s (DOI) second draft of the proposed rule to regulate hydraulic fracturing and well construction on federal lands.“This rule undercuts states’ authority to...
Monday, July 22, 2013
Cost exceeds benefits, usurps state authority(DENVER and WASHINGTON DC) - Today, Western Energy Alliance and the Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) released an economic analysis of the Department of the Interior's (DOI) proposed hydraulic fracturing rule by John Dunham &...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Climate change plans double down on failed policies(DENVER)-President Obama is once again proposing "solutions" for climate change that fail to recognize the true source of American success – natural gas. By incorrectly attributing the significant reduction in American greenhouse gases to his...
Friday, May 24, 2013
Infinitesimal level of emissions stops development and job creation in Montana(DENVER) - Today, Western Energy Alliance along with the American Petroleum Institute (API), Montana Chamber of Commerce and Montana Petroleum Association are in court to support the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) as it...
Friday, May 17, 2013
Approval of the Freeport LNG Terminal is in the public interest(DENVER)- Western Energy Alliance applauded the Department of Energy's (DOE) approval of the Freeport Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Terminal. DOE recognizes that LNG exports are in the public interest, and the decision today enables the...

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