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The U.S. is turning into an energy ‘superpower’: API

MarketWatch.com -- A revolution in oil and natural-gas development hasn’t just spurred economic growth and new job creation in the United States, it’s turning the nation into an “energy superpower,” according to the American Petroleum Institute.

“There is a new energy reality of vast domestic resources of oil and natural gas brought about by advancing technology,” Karen Moreau, executive director of API’s New York State Petroleum Council told reporters in Washington Monday.

The U.S. produces more natural gas NGH13 +0.32% than any nation in the world, she said, and its daily production of more than 6 million barrels of oil CLH3 +0.03% is the third largest in the world.


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tomok
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Message Posted: Feb 17, 2013 6:23:00 PM

The U.S. is turning into an energy ‘superpower.’ But gas prices continue to rise and Big Oil and Big Gas sells fuel and natural gas on the world market for higher prices.
The US ‘oil and natural gas resources’ belong to the citizens of this country and are to be used by those same citizens! The price at the pump needs to go down to $2/gallon - *$3, *$3.50/gallon or *$4.00 is Not the new low!
More Refineries are Not the answer, Stop exporting fuel is!
Take care of the domestic fuel market first, above all else!
Drive vehicles with high MPG, are very safe, reliable, have a ‘reasonable’ cost and a good ‘value’ for the money.
The price of fuel at the pump is too high!
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honda0105
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Message Posted: Feb 9, 2013 6:28:29 AM

lotsa mumbo-jumbo.
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GAS1251
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 8:22:59 AM

Promises, promises.
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gravityhurts
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 8:05:44 AM

And this will makes things better, right?
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Settjec
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:43:41 AM

If that is the case, then we should see a price REDUCTION!!!!!!!
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kgbellman
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:23:03 AM

That's great for the fuel companies, but where is ouor benefit?
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Ahking
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:19:46 AM

hope some of that trickle down to us the common folks.
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sonicmustang
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:12:55 AM

Lets see how this works out.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:09:28 AM

gas keeps going up
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carloco75
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:07:05 AM

MmmHmmm...oooKay...
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Hunter724
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:05:51 AM

Old News...
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DisMusBeDaPlaz
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 1:03:27 AM

From nuclear....now moving into the natural gas energy exchange.a
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Brunduski
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:57:41 AM

And yet prices remain high.... hmm.
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Bill100
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:56:29 AM

Years, even decades, down the road yet.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:56:05 AM

how long before they price their self out of business?
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:55:30 AM

Good
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:53:49 AM

Ok
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:51:53 AM

I can hardly believe this with the HO in "power". Perhaps it is "in spite" of his idiocy and failed energy polices.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:40:46 AM

It will not happen with obozo at the helm.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:34:21 AM

Let's hope so, but not likely with Obama.
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singlemom27
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:34:04 AM

And yet our prices are rising...
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scu227
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:30:19 AM

It's not doing us any good when we export it all and still pay ridiculous high prices.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:26:26 AM

then why are we sill having to subsidise them ???
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:26:19 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:25:41 AM

I Will believe it when the prices are below $2.00 a gallon.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:25:04 AM

thought we were already...
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:24:03 AM

Take this old story and obama and toss them in a dumpster.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:22:00 AM

There is so much hype to this energy "superpower" thing, that I am almost starting not to believe the rhetoric!
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:20:57 AM

Yawn...
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:20:51 AM

It must be getting dumped on the world market instead of being used to benefit the domestic economy 'cause pump prices don't reflect it.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:19:56 AM

cool
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:19:50 AM

old story...
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:18:27 AM

defiancegasman, your right on target
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defiancegasman
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:17:08 AM

Now if we could just put a STOP TO BIG OIL'S GREED and PRICE GOUGING, then AMERICA would be a real "ENERGY SUPERPOWER"!!!

We are the ONLY COUNTRY in the WORLD where the price of GAS GOES UP when there is a MAJOR NEW SOURCE FOUND. Even with both OIL and NATURAL GAS!!!
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:16:51 AM

ok
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:16:30 AM

OK, if we are the Superpower, why are energy prices rising daily?
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Ray_10589
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:15:27 AM

not a good idea .... We are paying too much for energy now .... so we the taxpayer are really paying
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:13:09 AM

Good only if it lowers gas prices
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musicreporter
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:12:42 AM

good or bad?
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:12:23 AM

opinion, exporting to the world, forget the USA
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:11:25 AM

It is a good thing.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:10:42 AM

GOOD! Let's use it for our advantage...
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:10:36 AM

Good for us that we produce more natural gas we should produce more unleaded fuel so prices would go down.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:09:29 AM

Another article continued from last night.
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:07:31 AM

and of course the American Petroleum Institute is completely unbiased in their findings....
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:03:46 AM

Prices go up, so now they find more
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:03:29 AM

let's keep it here in this country!!!
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Message Posted: Feb 7, 2013 12:00:03 AM

And charging it's citizens for it
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Message Posted: Feb 6, 2013 11:59:51 PM

Or so they say
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THX138
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Message Posted: Feb 6, 2013 11:54:04 PM

$5 a gallon superpower? How about $6 a gallon superpower?
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