Harrisburg, Pa., June 27, 2019 – API-PA Executive Director Stephanie Catarino Wissman welcomed today’s report by the Public Utility Commission showing community and municipal disbursements and revenues received through the taxation of Pennsylvania’s natural gas industry have grown to the largest-ever annual revenue generated, nearly $252 million in 2018, the most recent data year.
COLUMBUS, June 27, 2019 – API Ohio released a statement on the Senate Energy & Public Utility Committee’s new Substitute House Bill 6 (Sub HB 6).
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2019 – Today, API highlighted the damaging impact that an additional round of tariffs on $300 billion worth of imports from China would have on U.S. energy consumers in testimony before the interagency Section 301 Committee.
WASHINGTON, June 21, 2019 – Today, API released the following statement after the Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ) released its draft greenhouse gas (GHG) guidance to implement the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA).
WASHINGTON, June 20, 2019 – The American Petroleum Institute today released its latest Monthly Statistical Report and API Industry Outlook detailing the continued growth and resiliency of the U.S. natural gas and oil industry. U.S. crude oil production reached a new all-time high of 12.2 million barrels per day (mb/d) in May 2019 driven by a combination of productivity gains and new pipeline capacity that enabled previously drilled but uncompleted wells (DUCs) to begin supplying product to the market.
WASHINGTON, June 19, 2019—Today, following the release of the Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) Rule, API released the following statement:
DENVER, June 18, 2019 – After two days of testimony, tonight the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission delayed a vote on the 500 series Rulemaking required by Senate Bill 181 until the next hearing scheduled for July 31 and August 1. Colorado Petroleum Council Executive Director Lynn Granger released the following statement in response to the delay.
COLUMBUS, June 18, 2019—API Ohio today released a new public poll of registered Ohio voters showing widespread, bipartisan opposition to House Bill 6 (HB 6), a bill that would charge all Ohio ratepayers a fee on their monthly bill to bailout two already profitable nuclear power plants.
DENVER, June 14, 2019 – This week, the Colorado Petroleum Council is honored to sponsor a number of events across Denver in celebration of Pride Month. The natural gas and oil industry is committed to honoring the LGBTQ employees in the energy industry as an important piece of the broader effort to achieve a fully equal and inclusive society in Colorado and beyond.
WASHINGTON, June 12, 2019 – Today, API released the following statement as a bipartisan group of House lawmakers introduced legislation to guarantee $900 million in annual funding to the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) which helps protect and conserve public lands and improve outdoor recreation opportunities.