Business Alliance For Protecting The Atlantic Coast

Over 41,000 businesses call on dropping Atlantic from oil drilling plan

August 18, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Over 41,000 businesses call on dropping Atlantic from oil drilling plan

PRESS RELEASE Date:       August 18, 2017 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Over 41,000 businesses call on dropping Atlantic from oil drilling plan Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO of BAPAC, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c),  fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—The Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) has filed comments to the Bureau of Ocean […]

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 POLL:  7 IN 10 NORTH CAROLINIANS CONCERNED ABOUT OFFSHORE DRILLING IN COASTAL WATERS

July 27, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: - Comments Off on  POLL:  7 IN 10 NORTH CAROLINIANS CONCERNED ABOUT OFFSHORE DRILLING IN COASTAL WATERS

Natural Resources Defense Council Press Release Worries Include Threats of Oil Spill, Lost Jobs, Lower Home Prices, Harm to Wildlife;  Young Adults, Women, African Americans Among Most Concerned. RALEIGH, NC (July 27, 2017) — The threat of an oil spill from offshore oil drilling in North Carolina coastal waters is a concern for 72 percent […]

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Businesses Cite Excessive Problems with Government Regulations on Seismic Airgun Blasting

July 6, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Businesses Cite Excessive Problems with Government Regulations on Seismic Airgun Blasting

Date:       July 6, 2017 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Businesses Cite Excessive Problems with Government Regulations on Seismic Airgun Blasting Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO of BAPAC, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c),  fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org The Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) has submitted its official comments in opposition to the federal government approving applications from […]

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Congressman Pallone Leads New Jersey Delegation Letter Opposing Seismic Testing

June 9, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Congressman Pallone Leads New Jersey Delegation Letter Opposing Seismic Testing

Washington, D.C. – Today, Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr. (NJ-06) led a bipartisan letter from the entire New Jersey Congressional delegation to the National Marine Fisheries Service voicing concerns over a proposal to issue seismic testing permits for the Atlantic Ocean. Seismic testing poses a direct threat to important marine life populations and opens the door […]

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Political Decision on Atlantic Oil Exploration Endangers Coastal Economies

June 5, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Political Decision on Atlantic Oil Exploration Endangers Coastal Economies

PRESS RELEASE Date:       June 5, 2017 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject: Political Decision on Oil Exploration In Atlantic Endangers Coastal Economies Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO of BAPAC, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c),  fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Political Decision on Atlantic Oil Exploration Endangers Coastal Economies Columbia, SC—On January 6th of this year, the Bureau of […]

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Trump Budget Undercuts Arguments for Atlantic Coast Offshore Drilling

May 25, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: - Comments Off on Trump Budget Undercuts Arguments for Atlantic Coast Offshore Drilling

Date:       May 25, 2017 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:  Trump Budget Undercuts Arguments for Atlantic Coast Offshore Drilling Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO of BAPAC, 803-497-3204 (w),                 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—President Donald Trump’s FY 2018 budget released this week undercuts two critical arguments […]

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Businesses, Former Navy Base Commander: Offshore Drilling a Threat to Economy, Military

April 28, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Businesses, Former Navy Base Commander: Offshore Drilling a Threat to Economy, Military

Press Release from the Southern Environmental Law Center and Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast For Immediate Release: April 28, 2017 Contact Laura Habr, BAPC and Croc’s 19th Street Bistro, (757) 288-3861 Mike Mather, SELC Communications, (434) 333-9464 Oceanfront Rally Decries Executive Order to “Review” Atlantic Protections VIRGINIA BEACH, VA — A coalition of […]

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Business Opposition Grows Stronger to Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling

April 28, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Business Opposition Grows Stronger to Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling

Press Statement Dt: April 28, 2017 Fr: Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast Re: President Trump’s Executive Order on Offshore Drilling Ct: Frank Knapp, President, CEO & Co-founder, 803-497-3204 (o), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Statement by Frank Knapp Jr. President, CEO and co-founder of the Business Alliance for Protecting of the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) on President […]

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Business Opposition Grows Stronger to Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling

April 28, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Business Opposition Grows Stronger to Offshore Oil Exploration and Drilling

Press Statement April 28, 2017 Statement by Frank Knapp Jr. President, CEO and co-founder of the Business Alliance for Protecting of the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) on President Trump’s Executive Order to revise or restart the 5-Year Plan for offshore drilling and streamlining the approval of seismic testing permits. With the support of over 41,000 businesses […]

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Local Business Leader Visits Washington to Urge Congress and Trump Administration to Protect Atlantic from Offshore Drilling

March 30, 2017 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Local Business Leader Visits Washington to Urge Congress and Trump Administration to Protect Atlantic from Offshore Drilling

For Immediate Release: March 30, 2017 Contact: Frank Knapp, 803.497-3204 (o), 803.600.6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org WASHINGTON – Today, representatives from the Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) will meet with members of Congress and their staff to ask that the Atlantic Ocean remain off-limits to offshore oil and gas drilling as well as seismic airgun […]

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