This is the agency that supervises pipeline safety in the U.S.
Use this resource to find pipelines in your local area.
This Department of Energy agency is a trove of statistics about energy use, including state-level figures and history of electricity and fuel prices. It also contains a good explanation of how gasoline prices work.
Lobby group representing oil companies in Washington D.C. Good resource for a quick response with the industry’s viewpoint on many different issues.
Trade association representing the natural gas industry. Key for the fracking debate.
Regulates interstate transmission of electricity, gas and oil, as well as liquefied natural gas facilities. Contains up-to-date info on liquefied natural gas terminals.
Agency that regulates the exploitation of energy in the federal offshore. Has a rich database of permits and production figures.
Here you’ll find data about supply and demand of minerals.
Agency that oversees mining safety in the U.S., belongs to the Department of Labor. Has information about accidents.
A Pulitzer Prize-winning history book on the oil industry, which is seen by many as the most authoritative read on the topic