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Testimony & Speeches

David Murk's Testimony on Pipeline Safety in the Great Lakes

Monday, August 20, 2018

API Pipeline Manager David Murk’s testimony before the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee at a field hearing entitled “Pipeline Safety in the Great Lakes: Incident Prevention and Response Efforts at the Straits of Mackinac.”

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Aaron Padilla on the Impacts of Proposed Additional Section 301 Tariffs on the Oil & Natural Gas Industry

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

API Senior Advisor Aaron Padilla’s testimony before the U.S. Trade Representative on the administration’s implementation of tariffs on imported goods and steel.

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API Testimony at EPA Hearing on the Renewable Fuel Standard Program in Ypsilanti, MI

Wednesday, July 18, 2018

Patrick Kelly, Senior Fuels Policy Advisor at the American Petroleum Institute testified at the Environmental Protection Agency public hearing held in Ypsilanti, MI on July 18, 2018 for the proposed rule “Renewable Fuel Standard Program: Standards for 2019 and Biomass-Based Diesel Volume for 2020.”

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API Testimony at EPA Hearing on Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science

Tuesday, July 17, 2018

In comments delivered on July 18 during the EPA Public hearing on the Proposed rule: Strengthening Transparency in Regulatory Science, API supported the use of sound, transparent science as a critical component in public policy. API Senior Policy Advisor at the American Petroleum Institute noted that API members are aware there are necessary confidentiality considerations and are committed to working with other stakeholders to maximize science transparency.

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API Midstream Group Director Robin Rorick House Transportation Subcommittee Testimony

Thursday, June 21, 2018

At the House Transportation Subcommittee hearing pipeline safety, API highlighted how the natural gas and oil industry is committed to advancing pipeline safety to protect communities and the environment and underscored the important role that pipelines play in delivering the energy that American consumers demand and need every day.

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Natural gas and oil industry holds press conference call on hurricane preparedness

Tuesday, May 22, 2018

On May 22, 2018, API along with PMAA, AGA, AFPM, INGAA and NOIA held a press conference call to highlight the steps that the natural gas and oil industry is taking to prepare its operations for the upcoming hurricane season and shared lessons learned and examples of the industry’s resilience from past hurricane seasons. Below is a transcript from the call.

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API highlights industry’s investments in technologies that are reducing greenhouse gas emissions throughout all of its operations

Tuesday, May 15, 2018

API highlights industry’s investments in technologies that are reducing greenhouse gas emissions throughout all of its operations

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Testimony of Frank Macchiarola before the Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on the Environment

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Testimony of Frank J. Macchiarola, Group Director, Downstream and Industry Operations, American Petroleum Institute, U.S. House of Representatives, Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on the Environment.

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Business Association Leaders Discuss State of Natural Gas Industry

Thursday, May 3, 2018

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API Press Call: Erik Milito's Opening Statement on Offshore Energy Development Economic Studies

Friday, March 9, 2018

Erik Milito's opening statement for a press call regarding the release of a series of economic studies by Calash and Northern Economics, commissioned by API, to provide independent evaluations of the potential impacts of the development of America’s offshore oil and natural gas resources in the OCS – by region – if the current restrictions were lifted. 

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