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Massachusetts Petroleum Council hires David O’Donnell as associate director

Boston, May 24, 2017 – Massachusetts Petroleum Council (MPC) today announced David O’Donnell as the new Associate Director for API’s division in Massachusetts.

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Petroleum demand last month highest for April since 2008 (includes monthly statistical report)

WASHINGTON, May 18, 2017 – Total petroleum deliveries in April moved up by 1.7 percent from April 2016 to average 19.6 million barrels per day. These were the highest April deliveries in nine years, since 2008. Compared with March, total domestic petroleum deliveries, a measure of U.S. petroleum demand, decreased 0.3 percent. For year to date, total domestic petroleum deliveries moved up slightly by 0.1 percent compared to the same period last year to average 19.4 million barrels per day.

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Connecticut voters oppose special treatment for the Millstone Nuclear Power Plant

Hartford, Conn., May 18, 2017 – The Connecticut Petroleum Council today released a new poll showing that the overwhelming majority of Connecticut registered voters oppose legislation that would give special treatment to the Millstone Nuclear Power Plant and agree that consumers in the state should not be forced to pay more for electricity to help Millstone be more profitable. 

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