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New Study: 117,400 Minnesota jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $14.24 billion to state’s economy in 2015

St. Paul, Minn., August 1, 2017 – The Minnesota Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 117,400 of jobs in the state and contributed $14.24 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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New Study: 141,500 North Carolina jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $13.41 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Raleigh, N.C., August 1, 2017 – The North Carolina Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 141,500 jobs in the state and contributed $13.41 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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New Study: 76,000 Arkansas jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $8.13 billion to state’s economy in 2015

North Little Rock, Ark., August 1, 2017 – The Arkansas Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 76,000 jobs in the state and contributed $8.13 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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New Study: 322,600 Pennsylvania jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $44.46 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Harrisburg, Pa., August 1, 2017 – API Pennsylvania today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 322,600 jobs in the state and contributed $44.46 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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New Study: 262,800 Ohio jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $37.94 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Columbus, Ohio, August 1, 2017 – API Ohio today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 262,800 jobs the state and contributed $37.94 billion to the state’s economy in 2015. The study found that all 50 states, whether energy producing or not, continued to benefit from the industry.

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New Study: 10.3 million U.S. jobs supported by natural gas & oil in 2015

Industry sees increase of 500,000 supported jobs since 2011

WASHINGTON, August 1, 2017 – API today released a new study showing that the natural gas and oil industry supported 10.3 million U.S. jobs and added $1.3 trillion to the nation’s economy in 2015. The study found that jobs supported by the industry increased by 500,000 since 2011 and showed that all 50 states, whether producing or non-producing, continued to benefit from the industry.

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API and allied trades highlight reliability and resilience of natural gas

Washington, D.C., July 31, 2017 – The Natural Gas Council, which collectively represents companies that produce, transport and deliver clean, affordable natural gas throughout the United States, today released a joint report, “Natural Gas: Reliable and Resilient” that provides a practical guide to the operational measures, physical characteristics and contractual underpinnings of the natural gas system’s exceptional record of reliability and resilience.  The heads of the five associations comprising the Natural Gas Council made these comments about the white paper:

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Court decision on EPA RFS waiver underscores need for legislative RFS reform

WASHINGTON, July 28, 2017 – The American Petroleum Institute was disappointed with the U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit’s decision not to uphold the Environmental Protection Agency’s authority to exercise its waiver to lower the Renewable Fuel Standard volume obligations for 2014 through 2016.

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API applauds joint House, Senate, and administration call for pro-growth tax reform

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017 – API President and CEO Jack Gerard issued the following statement in response to Congressional leaders in the House and Senate and administration officials expressing their support today for pro-growth tax reform.

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Petroleum demand last month highest for June since 2007 (includes monthly statistical report)

WASHINGTON, July 27, 2017 – Total petroleum deliveries moved up 2.6 percent from June 2016 and were up by 1.0 percent from May to average 20.3 million barrels per day in June. These deliveries were the highest deliveries for the year and the highest deliveries for the month of June in 10 years, since 2007. For the second quarter, total domestic petroleum deliveries increased 3.0 percent compared to the second quarter 2016. For year to date, total domestic petroleum deliveries increased 1.6 percent compared to the same period last year.

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