Oil Boom Credited with Shrinking U.S. Trade Deficit by 22%
Energy Independence has been the goal of every president for 40 years. But until now, it is a goal that has seemed unattainable.
“Everyone agrees it’s a good idea. And that’s all it has been until now – an idea,” said Mike Mears, CEO of Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P. “But new technologies, massive new discoveries - largely made by Oklahoma companies - it literally changes everything.”
As the number one place in the nation to invest in oil and natural gas, and with more than 300,000 people employed or supported by the industry, Oklahomans are playing a big part in laying the path toward energy independence.
The benefits of increasing domestic ener...