But the industry’s political lobbying during the pandemic has been a smashing success.
Brookline, Massachusetts, passed a measure prohibiting new oil and gas pipes, the first on the East Coast.
The affair shows how those with ties to Trump and his administration were pursuing business deals in Ukraine that went far beyond advancing the president’s personal political interests.
The "Oracle of Oil" was a strong advocate for using natural gas as a bridge to renewable energy.
“When you guys edit you really edit.......lol,” a Colorado state senator wrote after the Consumer Energy Alliance revised an op-ed he co-authored.
"Yes, Mr. Trump, sir, thank you for another sweet breath of freedom gas," he imagines the vice president telling his boss.
Growth in the drilling and tech industries helped boost the national economy.
The cause of the explosion and fire were not immediately known.
The lobbyist may have outed himself by hitting “reply all.”
Despite its green-sounding name, the Mass Coalition for Sustainable Energy represents companies who want to build more natural gas pipelines.