5 big questions about the new Biden plan for offshore oil and gas leases

By: - July 8, 2022 11:45 am

Oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico. The plan for oil and gas sites in the gulf and off Alaska’s coast drops the number of new leases from 47 to somewhere between 11 and zero. (Getty Images)

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Jacob Fischler
Jacob Fischler

Jacob covers federal policy as a senior reporter for States Newsroom. Based in Oregon, he focuses on Western issues. His coverage areas include climate, energy development, public lands and infrastructure.

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