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API Michigan: The safety, health and protection of people, the environment and communities are the top priorities for the natural gas and oil industry

LANSING, Mich., July 19, 2018 – API Michigan released the following statement, reiterating that the safety of pipelines and the important role they play in the efficient transportation of energy, on the same day that the Michigan Petroleum Pipelines (MTU) released its report, “Risk Analysis for The Straits Pipelines,” for public comment.

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Proposed coal, nuclear power plant bailout could exceed $34 billion in new costs on taxpayers or consumers

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2018 - Today, API along with Advanced Energy Economy, the American Wind Energy Association, the Electricity Consumers Resource Council, the Electric Power Supply Association, and the Natural Gas Supply Association released a new study to estimate the cost of the Trump Administration’s proposed plan to bail out uneconomic coal and nuclear plants across the country. The study was commissioned by the trade associations listed above and completed by The Brattle Group.

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June marks highest ever production of U.S. crude oil & natural gas liquids

WASHINGTON, July 19, 2018 – Today, API released its monthly statistical report for June of 2018 highlighting that U.S. production of crude oil and natural gas liquids hit is highest level ever. In June, production of crude oil hit 10.7 million barrels per day (mb/d) and production of natural gas liquids hit 4.2 mb/d.

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