Do the Math: Keystone XL Will Create Jobs & Revenue for Americans

In contrast to the majority of Americans who have time and time again expressed their support for the Keystone XL pipeline, fossil fuel opponent Bill McKibben of is taking his latest road show to Washington this week, and dragging his apocalyptic numbers on climate change with him. This particular stop for McKibben’s “Do the […]

API: KXL Will Create 20K Shovel-Ready Jobs

Following comments from vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan on his ticket’s promise to deliver the Keystone XL, API senior economic advisor Rayola Dougher made an appearance on Fox Business to explain why the new American president, whomever that may be, should see this project to fruition. Watch the latest video at <a href=””></a> KXL will […]

Canada: Putting the “North” Back In North American Energy Security

Originally posted on EnergyTomorrow Nearing the home stretch of the U.S. presidential campaign, there’s lots of talk about energy. Both candidates have embraced increased domestic production – even as other politicians, energy experts and the media have talked increasingly about the potential for American “energy independence.” Because oil is a global commodity, it’s more accurate to […]

GUEST POST: American Jobs and National Security Strengthened By the Oil Sands

Guest Post by Daniel Fisher, Senior Dir. Of Gov’t Affairs, Associated Equipment Distributors American businesses understand that Canada’s energy resources can help the United States meet its growing demand for energy. Associated Equipment Distributors (AED), whose 500 member companies represent $15 billion in annual sales of construction equipment and related services in the U.S. and […]

GUEST POST: American Manufacturers Help Make Oil Sands Development Possible

Guest Post by Chip Yost, Asst. VP, Energy & Resources Policy, National Association of Manufacturers Access to affordable energy sources is essential to the long-term prosperity of the U.S. economy and workforce The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) supports an “all-of-the-above” energy strategy that utilizes the vast resources readily available to us in North America. […]

Guest Post: Oil Sands Development is Sound Small-Business Policy

Guest Post by Karen Kerrigan, President & CEO, Small Business & Entrepreneurship Council Importing oil from Canadian oil sands represents a tremendous economic opportunity for the U.S., particularly for our nation’s small businesses. The Small Business and Entrepreneurship Council (SBE Council) – which works to promote small business growth and entrepreneurship – knows full well […]