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The objective of the Bakken Chapter is to foster a spirit of cooperation among those directly engaged in the production of oil and gas by promoting a free exchange of ideas among members and interested parties, create contacts and relationships among like-minded professionals in our industry and promote learning and awareness of factors affecting our industry.


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Record setting U.S. energy production highlights 2018 Q3 energy outlook but energy exports suffer under new trade and tariff policies (includes August monthly statistical report)

WASHINGTON, September 20, 2018 – Today the American Petroleum Institute released its industry outlook for the third quarter of 2018. The report shows the U.S. celebrated another new re…

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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 th…

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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 leadin…

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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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