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U.S. Energy Chief Calls for More Oil Output Amid ‘War Footing’

  • Granholm thanks oil industry for serving nation for 100 years
  • U.S. can decarbonize and also raise short-term oil output
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The top U.S. energy official openly called on oil and natural gas producers to boost supply amid an energy crisis sparked by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.

“We are on a war footing,” Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm told a packed ballroom at the CERAWeek by S&P Global energy conference in Houston on Wednesday.