Letters or Comments
Tuesday, September 7, 2021
The American Petroleum Institute (API) and 130 energy, manufacturing, business and labor trade organizations across the natural gas and oil supply chain issued a letter to the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works opposing the Methane Emissions Reduction Act of 2021.
Monday, June 21, 2021
API comments in response to the Office of Management and Budget’s Notice of Availability and Request for Comments on the “Technical Support Document: Social Cost of Carbon, Methane, and Nitrous Oxide Interim Estimates Under Executive Order 13990.
Monday, June 21, 2021
API letter sent to EPA on the upcoming proposed rulemaking for the RFS Volume Standards for 2021 and 2022.
Monday, June 14, 2021
API highlights industry progress in climate reporting to the SEC.
Thursday, May 6, 2021
Letter from API President and CEO Mike Sommers to U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken, Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm, Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo and Trade Representative Katherine Tai outlining Mexico's continued efforts to discriminate against U.S. investors in violation of its commitments under the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
Thursday, April 15, 2021
The American Petroleum Institute submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Interior on the importance of continued natural gas and oil leasing and development on federal lands and waters for U.S. economic growth and climate progress.
Friday, November 13, 2020
The American Petroleum Institute Colorado (API CO) submitted comments on the September 30, 2020 Public Review Draft of the Colorado Greenhouse Gas Pollution Reduction Roadmap (GHG Roadmap). API CO appreciates the work put into the draft proposal by the Colorado Energy Office (CEO) and the Air Pollution Control Division (APCD) and looks forward to working with staff to support the achievement of the state’s Greenhouse Gas (GHG) reduction targets.
Thursday, April 23, 2020
The letter commends federal officials for strong leadership to relieve stresses on industry during the COVID-19 crisis and encourages the administration to look to the Phase 1 trade agreement with China – under which the Chinese pledged to buy U.S. energy – as one way to help address the domestic oversupply of oil.
Friday, March 20, 2020
The letter outlines the need to establish critical infrastructure personnel designations as well as temporarily waiving non-essential compliance discretion (record-keeping, non-safety critical requirements, etc.) in order to ensure compliance with CDC guidance for the health and safety of our workers.
Tuesday, March 10, 2020
API submitted the following comments in support of reforming the broken NEPA process, a critical step toward meeting growing demand for cleaner energy and unlocking job-creating projects. Endless and repetitive reviews for infrastructure, renewable energy, natural gas and oil projects have been misused to delay and prevent development and undermine job creation, tax revenues and investments in communities across the country.