Court Postpones EPA Ozone Lawsuit

A federal appeals court postponed arguments in a 2015 lawsuit challenging the US Environmental Protection Agency’s then-recently imposed lower ground-level ozone limits while the agency reviews its regulations in response to a presidential executive order (OGJ Online, Apr. 12, 2017). READ MORE


New Energy Study Shows Impact of "Keep It On The Ground" Policy

As environmental organizations work toward their goal of keeping fossil fuels in the ground, a new study released Wednesday by the American Petroleum Institute (API) highlights the impacts this type of national energy policy would have on the U.S. economy and jobs. READ MORE

EPA Moves To Enact Trump Order

On March 28, the Trump Administration released its Executive Order: Promoting Energy Independence and Economic Growth.  Part of the EO called for the Administration to review its rule related to methane emissions from new and modified sources. READ MORE

Trump Order Promotes Energy Independence

On March 28, an Executive Order was issued by the Trump Administration outlining a series of actions to be taken related to promoting energy independence and economic growth in the U.S. READ MORE


MOGA Driving Positive Change

Recently, MOGA had the opportunity to host Representative Brandt Iden’s Business Round Table in Kalamazoo.

Building on the Economic Contribution Study launch, we plan to spend 2017 continuing strategic outreach around the state and educating industry members, key decision makers, local communities and organizations about the value of oil and natural gas production and infrastructure. READ MORE


Court of Appeals Upholds MPSC Order in Antrim Vacuum Case

On March 21, 2017 the Michigan Court of Appeals issued a ruling on the decision of the Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) to allow companies to operate wells in the Antrim formation under vacuum. READ MORE

iGO was Made for MOGA Members

The iGO insurance program was designed and built specifically to benefit MOGA members. Businesses in the oil and gas industry have historically demonstrated a track record of safety and risk management leading to reduced exposure, risk and insurance claims. READ MORE

MOGA Launches Webinar Series

We’ve begun our year-long webinar series focused on the educational topics YOU choose! And it’s not too late to join! Each month we will bring in an expert to give a presentation and answer questions on a particular topic or issue of importance to our industry. READ MORE


Oil and Gas: The Lifeblood of Michigan's Economy

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Four Generations of Michigan Oil and Gas

Miller Energy Co. principals Mike Miller, Luke Miller and Drew Martin all grew up in — and around — the oil and gas industry as part of one of the most storied domestic petroleum families our state or nation have ever produced, but for each the journey to finding a home in the industry and the family business proved to be one of personal discovery. READ MORE

Michigan Petroleum Directory Now Available!