Under Trump, US Becoming The 'Undisputed Global Oil And Gas Leader'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Operating oil well profiled on dramatic cloudy sky (Shutterstock/Calin Tatu)

‘Not yet ready to say goodbye to the era of oil’

This Idea From Zinke Just Makes Too Much Sense

Energy | Tim Pearce
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2017. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

Massive undertaking

Alaskans Are Finally Getting A Road They Requested Decades Ago

Energy | Tim Pearce
The lagoon complex is seen in the Izembek National Wildlife Refuge located in Alaska's Aleutian Islands

‘The needs of the people in King Cove can be met’

Trump To Propose Opening Nearly All US Waters To Oil And Gas Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
The Shell Oil Company's drilling rig Polar Pioneer is shown in Seattle, Washington

The largest number of lease sales ever proposed

Trump Is About To Repeal Obama-Era 'Fracking' Regulations

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Two policemen stand guard as anti-fracking wave a banner that reads: "Ban Fracking" during a demonstration in Hollywood, Calif. (Dan Holm / Shutterstock.com)

‘The federal rule was redundant’

In Its First Year, Trump's Interior Dept Boasts A Legacy 'Second Only To Teddy Roosevelt'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Ryan Zinke pauses after he was sworn in to be Secretary of the Interior in Washington, U.S., March 1, 2017. (REUTERS/Joshua Roberts)

‘This is just the tip of the iceberg’

Trump Will Reverse Obama's Policy Of Prosecuting Unintentional Bird Killings

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Birds heading towards a wind farm turbine. This image highlights the debate about whether or not wind turbine rotor blades present a danger to bird populations (Shutterstock/Ian Dyball )

‘This is a welcome change’

NYT Sued The Trump Administration For Interior Sec. Zinke's Emails

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke speaks prior to President Donald Trump signing an executive order reviewing previous National Monument designations made under the Antiquities Act, at the Interior Department in Washington, U.S., April 26, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘We are seeking documents’

REPORT: Past Presidents Created National Monuments To 'Prevent Economic Activity'

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: The view from Comb Ridge is pictured in Utah's Bears Ears area of the Four Corners Region

‘Designated to prevent economic activity’

Outdoor Retailers Didn't Like Trump's Decision, So Zinke Is Standing Up To Them

Energy | Michael Bastasch

‘Blatant misuse of power’

Someone Leaked Trump's National Monument Plan To WaPo, But It's Missing A Key Detail

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A photo taken on October 15, 2017 in in Washington, DC shows a full-page newspaper advertisement in the Washington Post offering 10 million dollars from Hustler Magazine publisher Larry Flynt for information leading to the impeachment and removal from office of US President Donald Trump. (Photo: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Proper care and management’

Trump Isn't Waiting For Congress To Approve Arctic Oil Drilling

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Source: Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement

‘Energy dominance’

GOP Backs Zinke's Plan To Totally Reshape The Interior Department

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2017. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

‘Federal agencies have lost touch’

Top Dem Holds Up Trump Nominees Over National Monuments Dispute

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) questions Supreme Court nominee judge Neil Gorsuch during a Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington March 21, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘I await his scheduling decision’

Trump Offers The Biggest Sale Of Offshore Drilling Rights In US History

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Offshore oil platform is seen in Huntington Beach

‘Spur local and regional economic dynamism’

States Are Trying To Stop Trump's Interior Dept From Easing Regs On Oil, Gas and Coal

Energy | Tim Pearce
Oil pump oil rig energy industrial machine for petroleum in the sunset background for design

‘The rule hit [small business] the hardest’