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API raises awareness of global safety standards and certification programs

MONTERREY, Mexico – February 21, 2017 – The American Petroleum Institute‘s Global Industry Services (API GIS) department today led a workshop to raise awareness of API’s global safety and accreditation certification programs for oil and natural gas industry service companies and equipment manufacturers in the region.

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

WASHINGTON, February 17, 2017 – Total petroleum deliveries moved up by 1.2 percent from the prior year to nearly 19.3 million barrels per day in January 2017. These were the highest January deliveries in nine years, since 2008. 

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Colorado health officials have serious concerns over misleading research on hydraulic fracturing

DENVER, February 15, 2017 – Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Tracee Bentley strongly slammed a report released today by the University Of Colorado School Of Public Health.

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