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API: Industry welcomes BLM’s revised rule to prevent waste and conserve domestic resources

WASHINGTON, September 18, 2018 – API welcomed the Department of the Interior’s (DOI) release today of the revised Bureau of Land Management’s (BLM) waste prevention rule.

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API: Additional Section 301 Tariffs Hurt American Economy, Consumers

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2018 – API released the following statement regarding the additional round of tariffs announced today by the White House, underscoring the negative impacts that a continued escalation of the trade dispute with China will have on American economy and consumers:

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API Joins Major Multi-Industry Coalition Against Tariffs

WASHINGTON, September 12, 2018 – The American Petroleum Institute joined the Americans for Free Trade coalition, a multi-industry initiative launched today and backed by over 80 leading trade associations from across the country:

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API: Smarter regulations strengthen U.S. energy security and protect public health

WASHINGTON, September 11, 2018 – API issued the following statement regarding EPA’s proposed amendments to its air emissions standards regulating the oil and natural gas industry. 

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API welcomes Debra Phillips as Vice President of API’s Global Industry Services division

WASHINGTON, September 7, 2018 – The American Petroleum Institute today announced that Debra M. Phillips will join API as Vice President of Global Industry Services (GIS), which is responsible for certification, standards-setting, training, events, publications and safety programs for onshore, offshore and refinery operations. Phillips will join API on October 1st from the American Chemistry Council (ACC), where she serves as Vice President of Sustainability and Market Outreach.

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Colorado Petroleum Council Responds to Initiative 97 Qualifying for the November Ballot

DENVER, August 29, 2018 – Today, Colorado Secretary of State Wayne Williams announced that backers of Initiative 97, a measure that would make 85 percent of non-public land off-limits to natural gas and oil development, appear to have submitted a sufficient number of signatures to qualify for the ballot in November.

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API statement on preliminary agreement reached between U.S., Mexico to update NAFTA

WASHINGTON, August 27, 2018 – The American Petroleum Institute released the following statement regarding an announcement that the Trump Administration has reached a preliminary agreement between the United States and Mexico to update the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA):

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New wave of hires, API bolsters State, Overseas offices and Market development

WASHINGTON, August 22, 2018 – The American Petroleum Institute is enhancing industry resources to seize America’s energy moment and continue to deliver reliable affordable fuels to help consumers power their daily lives.

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Additional Section 301 Tariffs Hurt U.S. Consumers, Natural Gas and Oil Industry

WASHINGTON, August 21 – API emphasized the counterproductive effects of Section 301 tariffs on America’s natural gas and oil sector, underscoring the damaging impact that Chinese retaliatory tariffs would have on U.S. LNG exports, and urged the Administration not to impose additional tariffs on Chinese products at today’s hearing before the U.S. Trade Representative on Section 301.

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API: Pipelines are critical to safely delivering the energy that Michigan needs and demands every day

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., August 20, 2018 – API highlighted the pipeline industry’s commitment to safety and the important role pipelines play in the life of every Michigan resident at today’s U.S. Senate Commerce Committee field hearing on pipeline safety in the Great Lakes.  

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