TITLE

US politicians determined to lift o ffshore ban

PUB. DATE
July 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;7/2/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 73, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that a bipartisan U.S. congressional group has launched a daring bid to end the quarter-century ban to offshore energy development by linking natural gas to renewable energy. It has called on environmentalists to help end the drilling ban. Democrats are seeking to repeal tax incentives, raise permitting fees and increase permitting periods for oil and gas development, instead of funding renewable energy.
ACCESSION #
25695554

 

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