Webinar will explore COVID-19 impact on Louisiana energy sector


A free webinar this morning will explore the impact of COVID-19 on the Louisiana oil and gas industry.

The virtual event is scheduled for 9-10 a.m.

Louisiana Oil & Gas Association President Gifford Briggs will discuss projected job losses and broader economic consequences of the pandemic.

Rep. Jean-Paul Coussan, chairman of the House Natural Resources and Environment Committee, will join Gifford to discuss policy steps that can be taken at the local, state, and federal level to support the industry’s recovery.

Register here. The webinar is limited to 250 participants, but a recording of the event will be available shortly after the webinar here.