• CEA Reacts to Court Decision on Clean Power Plan

    Upon hearing news that the U.S. Supreme Court issued a stay on the EPA’s massive Clean Power Plan regulations, CEA executive vice president, Michael Whatley had the following reaction: “CEA is pleased with the Supreme Court’s decision to stay the Clean Power Plan pending lower court action. Compliance with the plan presents states and utilities […]

  • Consumer Energy Alliance Announces New Board of Directors

    Manufacturing Executives Zemke and Vassey to Lead Consumer Energy Group

    HOUSTON – Two key manufacturing executives have taken leadership positions on Consumer Energy Alliance’s (CEA) board of directors, the organization’s president David Holt announced today. Wayne Zemke, a marketing executive with Caterpillar, Inc. and member of CEA’s Board of Directors since 2010, will serve as the new chair of its Board of Directors. Brett Vassey, […]

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    An Ice-Cold Regulatory Climate

    CEA President David Holt recently penned an editorial on arctic energy production for Real Clear Energy writing, “Late last year a second major oil company was forced to abandon plans to drill in the Arctic Ocean off the coast of Alaska – and irresponsible, high-fiving anti-development activists, most of whom live thousands of miles away and will […]

  • Consumer Energy Alliance Welcomes New Member: Poten & Partners

    HOUSTON – Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) is pleased to welcome Poten & Partners as its newest affiliate member. With more than 75 years in the energy and shipping sectors, Poten & Partners has a global team of experienced brokers, commercial and technical consultants and business intelligence professionals. Poten has extensive experience in and deep knowledge […]

  • CEA Holds Offshore Energy Forum in Atlanta

    Today, Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) hosted the 2015 Atlantic Energy Forum in Atlanta, Georgia featuring Abigail Ross Hopper, Director of the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, state officials, and members of the business and environmental community. The event is the third of a four part series that gathers industry stakeholders from various trade associations, companies, […]

  • How shale impact fees continue to help Pennsylvanians

    Consumer Energy Alliance Mid-Atlantic Director Mike Butler penned an op-ed for ShaleReporter.com regarding the benefits of shale impact fees from shale production companies to county and municipal governments in Pennsylvania. Imagine the excitement of officials in a pair of northern Pennsylvania counties earlier this year when they learned their communities and its hardworking taxpayers would […]

  • U.S. House Moves Keystone Pipeline Forward

    The U.S. House of Representatives approved legislation to build the Keystone XL pipeline. That’s good news for millions of American consumers yearning to keep more of their hard-earned dollars in their pockets, says Michael Whatley, executive vice president of Consumer Energy Alliance, in a story published by WOWT in Omaha, Neb. By a large margin, […]

  • CEA Statement on Obama’s Keystone XL Pipeline Rejection

    In response to today’s announcement by President Barack Obama rejecting the Keystone XL pipeline, Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) Executive Vice President Michael Whatley issued the following statement: “Consumer Energy Alliance joins American energy consumers across the nation in expressing their deep disappointment in President Obama’s decision to reject the Keystone XL pipeline. In doing so, […]

  • Consumer Energy Alliance Welcomes New Member: Methanol Institute

    HOUSTON – Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) is pleased to welcome Methanol Institute as its newest affiliate member. The Methanol Institute (MI) serves as the global trade association for one of the world’s most vibrant and innovative industries. Founded in 1989 to lobby the U.S. Congress in support of methanol fuel markets, MI now serves its […]