Business Alliance For Protecting The Atlantic Coast

New Economic Analysis Finds Trump Administration’s Offshore Drilling Plan Threatens 2.6 Million Jobs and Nearly $180 Billion in GDP

March 8, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on New Economic Analysis Finds Trump Administration’s Offshore Drilling Plan Threatens 2.6 Million Jobs and Nearly $180 Billion in GDP

Oceana FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 7, 2018 Contact: Dustin Cranor, 202.341.2267, 954.348.1314 (cell) or dcranor@oceana.org Clean Coast Economies Along Atlantic, Pacific and Eastern Gulf Risked for Only Two Years’-Worth of Oil and One Year’s-Worth of Gas WASHINGTON – Oceana released a new economic analysis today, which finds that the Trump administration’s offshore drilling plan threatens […]

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BOEM Grants Ocean Drilling Hearing to New Yorkers that has been Denied to Others

March 6, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on BOEM Grants Ocean Drilling Hearing to New Yorkers that has been Denied to Others

Clean Ocean Action March 6, 2018 Citizens Blast Federal Officials for Double Standard! Sandy Hook, NJ- On March 2, 2018 Congressman Lee Zeldin (R, NY-1) hosted a hearing on the Bureau of Energy Management (BOEM) proposal to open 90% of US waters to oil and gas exploration, leasing, development and production. At the meeting in […]

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BAPAC President/CEO to speak at Atlanta rally against offshore drilling

February 27, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on BAPAC President/CEO to speak at Atlanta rally against offshore drilling

Wednesday morning (February 28) at 9:30 in Atlanta at Liberty Plaza across from the state capitol Georgia legislators, business leaders, and conservation groups publicly oppose allowing oil and gas development off of Georgia’s coast as the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management holds a public listening session in Atlanta. Over 140 East Coast local governments have […]

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Business Alliance Congratulates Georgia State Legislators and City of Atlanta on Resolutions Opposing Offshore Drilling

February 6, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Business Alliance Congratulates Georgia State Legislators and City of Atlanta on Resolutions Opposing Offshore Drilling

PRESS RELEASE Date:       February 6, 2018 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Business Alliance Congratulates Georgia State Legislators and City of Atlanta on Resolutions Opposing  Offshore Drilling Contact: Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—Bipartisan resolutions were introduced in the Georgia House (H.1041) and Senate (S.706) yesterday.  The […]

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Southern Republican opposition to offshore drilling in the Atlantic grows

February 2, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Southern Republican opposition to offshore drilling in the Atlantic grows

PRESS RELEASE Date: February 2, 2018 From: Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject: Southern Republican opposition to offshore drilling in the Atlantic grows Contact: Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—Southern Republican opposition to the federal government permitting drilling and testing for oil off the Atlantic Coast continues to […]

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Business Organization Calls for More Opportunity for Public Input

January 16, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Business Organization Calls for More Opportunity for Public Input

PRESS RELEASE Date:       January 16, 2017 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Business Organization Calls for More Opportunity for Public Input Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Business Organization Calls for More Opportunity for Public Input Columbia, SC—The Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) has sent […]

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BAPAC Statement on Zinke’s Reversal on Florida Coast

January 10, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on BAPAC Statement on Zinke’s Reversal on Florida Coast

PRESS Statement Date:       January 9, 2018 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Trump Administration Drops Florida From Offshore Drilling Plan (NYT’s story) Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Today the New York Times reported that following a meeting with Florida Republican Governor Rick Scott, the Secretary of the […]

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Business organization calls for defunding planning

January 5, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Business organization calls for defunding planning

PRESS RELEASE Date:       January 5, 2018 From:      Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) Subject:   Businesses organization calls for defunding planning for offshore oil drilling Contact:  Frank Knapp, President/CEO, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—The Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) is calling for Congress to include in any final budget […]

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

January 4, 2018 - By: - In: Press Releases - Tags: , - Comments Off on Over 41,000 businesses call on dropping Atlantic from oil drilling plan

PRESS RELEASE Date: January 4, 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, 803-497-3204 (w), 803-600-6874 (c), fknapp@protectingtheatlanticcoast.org Columbia, SC—The Business Alliance for Protecting the Atlantic Coast (BAPAC) is sounding the alarm to its 41,000 business supporters […]

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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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