Alliance Announcements & Statements

Federal Overregulation Rises to Top Threat in Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Survey

Mar 17, 2022

Despite concerns, 556 U.S. oil and gas professionals indicate increased optimism about the industry in 2nd consecutive “Pulse of the Oil Patch” survey Click here to download news release. AUSTIN, Texas – March 22, 2022 – One year into the Biden presidency, federal overreach is the biggest threat for U.S. oil and gas professionals. This…

Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Elects New Board Chair Houston Sullivan

Feb 28, 2022

Click here to download pdf of news release. New slate of board officers begins two-year term with Texas oil and gas association AUSTIN, Texas – Feb. 28, 2022 – New officers have taken the helm of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers’ (the Alliance) board of directors. Elevating to Alliance board chairman is Houston Sullivan, who…

Comments on the Proposed new §3.65, relating to Critical Designation of Natural Gas Infrastructure, and amendments to §3.107, relating to Penalty Guidelines for Oil and Gas Violations

Nov 1, 2021

Click here to download pdf of comments ___________________________________________________________________________________ October 29, 2021 Submitted via rulescoordinator@rrc.texas.gov Rules CoordinatorRailroad Commission of TexasOffice of General CounselP.O. Drawer 12967Austin, TX 78711-2967 Re: Comments on the Proposed new §3.65, relating to Critical Designation of Natural Gas Infrastructure, and amendments to §3.107, relating to Penalty Guidelines for Oil and Gas Violations.Due November…

Comments to the Small Business Advocacy Review Panel – Oil and Natural Gas Sector New Source Performance Standards

Aug 13, 2021

Click here to download pdf of letter shown below Lanelle Wiggins, RFA/SBREFA Team Leader EPA Office of Policy 202-566-2372 Delivered via: Wiggins.Lanelle@epa.gov Ms. Wiggins: Thank you for the opportunity to provide final comments to the Small Business Advocacy Review Panel – Oil and Natural Gas Sector New Source Performance Standards. We have expressed before, but…

Comments from Jason Modglin – Texas Alliance of Energy Producers to the Congressional Western Caucus Virtual Series – February 26, 2021

Feb 26, 2021

Thank you, Chairman Newhouse, Congresswoman Cheney and Congressman Arrington for the invitation to be here. My name is Jason Modglin. I serve as President of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers, a trade organization based in Texas representing over 2,600 individuals and member companies focused on advancing independent operators, particularly small and family-run operations, and…

Advising Texas to Eliminate Fossil Fuels Is Foolhardy

Jan 13, 2021

By Jason Modglin, President of the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers Apparently, the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers is the poster child for holding on to an antiquated notion that fossil fuels are essential to modern life. After all, the Houston Chronicle used a picture of our buttons for its January 4 online editorial titled…

Texas Petro Index Remains in Decline, but Rigs and Employment Have Turned the Corner

Nov 2, 2020

Click here to download News Release | Click here to download graph & data table The Texas upstream oil and gas economy remains in contraction through the third quarter 2020 according to the Texas Alliance of Energy Producers’ Texas Petro Index (TPI).  The statewide exploration and production activity index declined for the 19th straight month…

Spotlight on the Issues Webinar features Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar

Oct 27, 2020

Don’t miss the next Spotlight on the Issues Webinar featuringTexas Comptroller Glenn Hegar on November 12, 2020 at 2:00 pm Please join the Alliance for an engaging discussion with Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar. Pre-registration is required to attend. Click here to register for webinar. Glenn Hegar was elected as the 36th Texas Comptroller of Public…