Year: 2022

Diesel: The Underappreciated Lifeblood of Our Economy

With talk of possible diesel shortages making news this fall, it can’t be emphasized enough that…


Illinois Oil Producers Doing Good Work In Their Communities

If you are a “downstate” Illinoisan, you have probably seen a pump jack or two nodding up and down…


Campbell Energy Recognized For Community Service

Note: This blog post was updated on Oct. 7, 2022 The Illinois oil patch is unique in that almost…


More Than 200 Attend 1st Annual Illinois Basin Celebration

More than 200 Illinois Basin oil exploration and production industry professionals attended the…


The Three Biggest Myths of the ‘Energy Transition’ Narrative

Since passage of the $369 billion climate bill , those who believe we can rely entirely “green”…


5 Technologies That Can Dramatically Reduce Environmental Impacts Oil & Gas

Non-political entities such as the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) have repeatedly…


Energy Security Only Possible With an All-of-the-Above Approach

One of the more ludicrous claims to gain traction since Russia’s invasion of Ukraine fast-forwarded…


What to Know About New EDF Marginal Well Methane Study

The Environmental Defense Fund (EDF), an environmental group that has long lobbied for federal…


It’s Time For Energy Reality to Take Center Stage

When it comes to energy, rhetoric sure seems to get a lot more attention than reality. If many…


Illinois Oil Producers Have No Control Over Pump Prices

The following was published as a guest column in the Alton Telegraph, Centralia/Mt. Vernon…