CEA’s David Holt was quoted discussing the economic importance of offshore energy exploration.

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) recently denied six permit applications to conduct air gun seismic surveys for oil and gas exploration in the U.S. Mid- and South Atlantic regions. Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) President David Holt released a statement expressing his disagreement with the decision. Holt disputed the claim that the surveys could cause harm to marine life and emphasized his belief in their potential economic importance.

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