West Virginia

“We are at a crossroads where elected leaders throughout the state have a unique chance to support a balanced, responsible energy policy that satisfies the needs of all West Virginians. CEA’s Campaign for America’s Energy will actively engage policymakers so they realize the opportunity West Virginia’s energy resources provide and how our energy needs can be met while also protecting the environment.”

– Greg Kozera, Director of Marketing at Shale Crescent

The average price of gasoline in West Virginia is higher than the national average, leaving a big impact on the roughly 18% of West Virginians who live in poverty. With West Virginians paying in excess of $3,900 per year on energy expenses an individual in the state who is living at the poverty line is spending 33% of their income on energy.

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West Virginia News


CEA Warns Policymakers: U.S. Energy Production Mitigates Global Instability, Helps Transportation Consumers

Washington, D.C. – In a new report released today by Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA), the organization warns policymakers that recent geopolitical turmoil and global oil price instability could negatively affect U.S. consumers and one of...
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More Production Here, Not Overseas, Will Thwart Higher Gas Prices

CEA's President, David Holt, discusses the impact high gas prices are having on families across the country and how increases in domestic energy production are helping to ease the burden on family finances. Pump prices...

Gas Prices and Geopolitics

Over the past 50 years, the United States has too often relied on foreign oil to fuel American families and small businesses. However, since the beginning of the shale revolution in the United States,...

Consumer Energy Alliance Applauds Clarksburg for Supporting West Virginia Energy

Clarksburg, WV — The Clarksburg City Council voted unanimously to express their support for the continued and increased exploration, production, and end-use of energy in West Virginia. Following this news, CEA Midwest Executive Director...

Ohio Valley Drivers Feel The Pain at the Pump

CEA Midwest Executive Director Chris Ventura recently spoke with Alan Olson about the increasing financial burden families in the Ohio Valley are facing with rising energy costs and what can be done to help...