A diverse group of associations from various industries, universities, and consumer organizations launched the American Shale & Manufacturing Partnership to seek government policies that facilitate instead of discourage US shale energy resource development.
“The dream of bringing manufacturing back to the United States is very real, but it requires our government developing policies that encourage growth instead of putting regulatory policies that encourage growth, instead of putting regulatory barriers in the way.
“Energy development is the key not only to a manufacturing revival, but to a strong economy and, ultimately, our national security
The confluence of emerging technologies and new domestic energy options such as shale gas can fundamentally transform American manufacturing,
Shale oil and gas is bringing the jobs back to America like no other industry