Posts by Nathan Randazzo

The Great American Oil and Gas Renaissance


  It’s hard to imagine that just 40 years after the 1973 Arab Oil Embargo, the U.S. is on pace to become the world’s largest energy producer by 2015, and is producing more oil domestically than it imports. Dwindling Oil Imports Oil imports, which represented roughly 60 percent of the nation’s domestic consumption in 2005, […]

Report Highlights Recession Proof Characteristics of Oil and Gas Production


A recent report by the National Association of Counties (NACO) uncovered some very interesting discoveries regarding the nation’s economic recovery on both a state and county level. Key takeaways from the report may demonstrate the essential role oil and natural gas has had on economic recovery in the U.S., and in preventing the recession from […]

How the Oil and Gas Boom is Reviving the U.S. Economy


Booming oil and gas production is providing an array of economic and environmental benefits for consumers and investors in the U.S. Domestic oil production recently surged to the highest level the United States has witnessed in over 25 years. As a result, the U.S. trade deficit fell to its lowest level in four years in […]