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Heartland Institute suggests Trump needs to take note of energy conference

Karen Kidd Nov. 1, 2017, 11:59am

ARLINGTON HEIGHTS, Ill. (Louisiana Record) – U.S. energy policy needs to be wrested from "climate alarmists" and returned to experts in the field, a Heartland Institute spokesman said during an interview regarding this month's conference in Texas "gathering the country’s best energy policy experts". "

New oil rig regulations have industry unsure of cost burden

Sean Fowler May 1, 2016, 2:13pm

NEW ORLEANS - New safety regulations for offshore drilling rigs -- primarily spurred by the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon rig blowout -- were passed recently, but it's too soon to tell if they will help Louisiana or hurt it.