CEA Gulf Coast

From oil and natural gas to solar and wind power, the Gulf Coast provides families and businesses with the affordable, reliable energy that fuels our lives. With an abundant supply of American made energy and feedstocks, CEA Gulf Coast lends a powerful voice to the reshoring of America’s petrochemical industry and the supply chain it requires.

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Gulf of Mexico Energy Production Vital for Conservation, Economy and Jobs

CEA’s Gulf Coast Executive Director, Kaitlin Schmidtke, looks at the impact of the 94,000 jobs the offshore energy industry supports in Louisiana and how...
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Poll Finds Gulf State Voters Overwhelmingly Support Offshore Energy Exploration and Sensible Energy Solutions

WASHINGTON, D.C. – An overwhelming majority of voters in Texas (62%), Louisiana (72%), Mississippi (73%) and Alabama (70%) support sensible offshore exploration and production...

Study: Opposition to Pipelines Costs Jobs, Needed Infrastructure

Consumer Energy Alliance's Chris Ventura discussed the recently released report, "How Pipelines Can Spur Immediate Post-COVID Economic Recovery," and how more than $13.6 billion...

Almost $14 Billion in Ready Investment to Fuel Post-COVID Economic Recovery at Risk, Report...

WASHINGTON, D.C.  – Delays, obstruction or cancellation of pipeline infrastructure projects are threatening at least $13.6 billion in economic activity, over 66,000 jobs and...
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Trump Scrambles Talking Points With Offshore Drilling Ban

Consumer Energy Alliance's David Holt recently spoke out against the moratorium on offshore energy exploration in the Gulf of Mexico and how it will...

After COVID-19, Gulf of Mexico Energy Growth Is Key to Alabama Economy Rebound

CEA's Kaitlin Schmidtke examines how Gulf Coast energy is essential to Alabama's economic recovery. For instance, studies conducted by the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) indicate that...
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Louisiana’s Emissions Plunged 71%, as Statewide GDP Increased by 177%

Baton Rouge, LA – Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA), the leading voice for sensible energy policies for families and businesses, released its Louisiana Emissions Analysis, which...

Mississippi’s Emissions Plunged 95% Over a Decade, as Statewide GDP More than Doubled

Jackson, MS – Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) today released its Mississippi Emissions Analysis, which found that emissions declined by 95% across the state since 1990....
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Alabama’s Emissions Have Plunged by as Much as 93% Since 1990, Even While Statewide...

Montgomery, AL – Consumer Energy Alliance (CEA) today released its Alabama Emissions Analysis, which found that emissions have been reduced by as much as 93...

Post-Pandemic, a Sustained, Essential Recovery Will Depend on Energy

As states across the country begin to reopen, legislatures are grappling with high unemployment and busted budgets.  CEA's David Holt examines the importance of...