Industry battles Democrats on US gas fields

Kamalick, Joe
June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/4/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 69, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports on the efforts of chemical industry leaders to win congressional approval for more access to U.S. offshore gas reserves. Industry lobbyists are now fighting a desperate rearguard action to stop Democrats from repealing even the small energy advances won in the 2005 Energy Policy Act. Natural gas is the principal feedstock for U.S. chemicals manufacturing.


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