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API welcomes nominations of Kevin McIntyre, Richard Glick to FERC

WASHINGTON, August 3, 2017 – API welcomed the administration’s nominations of Richard Glick to be a commissioner and Kevin McIntyre to be the chairman of FERC and called on the Senate to promptly approve these nominations so that the agency can continue its work to approve important infrastructure projects across the country.

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American, Canadian, and Mexican oil & natural gas industries commit to energy trade alliance under NAFTA

WASHINGTON, August 2, 2017 – The American Petroleum Institute (API), Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) and the Mexican Association of Hydrocarbon Companies (AMEXHI) today outlined their shared policy positions on further strengthening the competitiveness of the North American energy industry under the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). In a joint paper, the three organizations, who collectively represent more than 750 international oil and gas companies in the U.S., Canada, and Mexico, highlighted their support for market-oriented policies and opportunities for commercial growth and job creation.

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New Study: 106,600 Tennessee jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $10.59 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Nashville, Tenn., August 2, 2017 – The Tennessee Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 106,600 jobs in the state and contributed $10.59 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: 54,500 Connecticut jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $7.25 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Hartford, Conn., August 2, 2017 – The Connecticut Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 54,500 jobs in the state and contributed $7.25 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: 86,400 Alabama jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $8.85 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Montgomery, Ala., August 1, 2017 – The Alabama Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 86,400 percent of jobs in the state and contributed $8.85 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: 120,400 Indiana jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $14.85 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Indianapolis,  August 1, 2017 – The Indiana Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 120,400 jobs in the state and contributed $14.85 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: 142,200 New Jersey jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $20.97 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Trenton, N.J., August 1, 2017 – The New Jersey Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 142,200 jobs in the state and contributed $20.97 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: 72,500 Maryland jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $7.89 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Annapolis, Md., August 1, 2017 – The Maryland Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 72,500 percent of jobs in the state and contributed $7.89 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: 67,600 South Carolina jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $5.23 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Columbia, S.C., August 1, 2017 – API South Carolina today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 67,600 jobs in the state and contributed $5.23 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: 234,600 Illinois jobs supported by natural gas and oil

Industry added $33.35 billion to state’s economy in 2015

Springfield, Ill., August 1, 2017 – The Illinois Petroleum Council today released a new study showing that the U.S. natural gas and oil industry supported 234,600 jobs in the state and contributed $33.35 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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