Month: September 2017

Update Jones Act

An Update on the Jones Act

The waiver to the Jones Act provided by the Department of Homeland Security is already proving helpful in the wake of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, both of which affected important energy infrastructure in Texas and Louisiana, as well as fuel...

/ September 18, 2017

A Duo of Storms & Effective Responses

A duo of strong storms that swept through the United States has temporarily disrupted domestic fuel markets, but effective responses by the private and public sectors have limited the fallout from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma for Americans who need fuel...

/ September 14, 2017

Ensuring Supply Following Irma

Hurricane Irma passed through Florida and into the Southeast over the weekend, and our thoughts and prayers are with the state and its residents as they begin to recover from this devastating storm. This storm, following in the wake of...

/ September 13, 2017

After Harvey, Industry Lends Helping Hand

  In just five days, Hurricane Harvey unleashed one trillion gallons of water on the Houston area — equivalent to the amount rushing over Niagara Falls in a two-week period. The unprecedented rain has destroyed more than 100,000 Houston homes...

/ September 12, 2017