ANWR leases have been suspended by the Biden administration, but new production will move forward in the NPR-A.
The long list of executive orders signed by President Biden represent a significant shift in policy from his predecessor—and a recognition it has little time to waste.
Alaska’s oil industry faces an uncertain future with poor economics, a shrinking pool of capital, and the prospect of tightening environmental policy.
Proponents of drilling in ANWR say that the potential of Area 1002 is enormous, and oil from the region will be an important supply source to improve the country’s energy security.
Opening Area 1002—a small part of the Alaskan National Wildlife Refuge—to oil exploration and development can reduce U.S. foreign import dependence.
Where Rubio stands on HOV access for hybrid vehicles, domestic energy production, the Keystone XL Pipeline, and more.