Progress through Awareness

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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EPA should protect consumers from broken ethanol mandate, API testifies at RFS public hearing

Ypsilanti, Mich., July 18, 2018 – Today the American Petroleum Institute said until Congress fixes the broken Renewable Fuel Standard, the Environmental Protection Agency must protect …

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Steel tariff exclusion rulings harm American consumers by denying critical needs of the natural gas and oil industry

WASHINGTON, July 17, 2018 – API believes the Department of Commerce’s ruling to deny product exclusions from Section 232 tariffs on imported steel could have negative consequence…

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U.S. energy dominance continues with surge in drilled natural gas wells

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2018 – API today released its quarterly well completion report for the second quarter of 2018 showing a 265 percent increase in estimated exploratory gas well comp…

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API: Steel tariff exclusion rulings hurt American workers and lack transparent process

WASHINGTON, July 13, 2018 – API today expressed disappointment in the administration’s latest action to deny exclusions from Section 232 tariffs on imported steel used in certain…

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ICYMI: Clean natural gas has reduced emissions, lowered costs for consumers

API Market Development Group Director Todd Snitchler joined The Hill TV’s Molly Hooper to discuss how clean, affordable, reliable natural gas has transformed our nation’s energy …

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