American Petroleum Institute

Former Boehner aide picked to lead oil and gas lobby: reports

Mike Sommers, a former aide to Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerGOP revolts multiply against retiring Ryan Can Jim Jordan become top House …

Oil & Gas Industry

Former Boehner Aide Eyed for Oil Trade Group CEO

The American Petroleum Institute is recruiting a former top Republican congressional staffer with financial-sector expertise to lead the oil industry …

Business

Will Alaska LNG Survive The Trade War?

Despite the escalating trade war between Beijing and Washington, Alaska’s pro-active Gov. Bill Walker is heading to China next month on a mission to …

Business

U.S. crude supply fell 3.28M barrels last week, API says

The American Petroleum Institute reportedly shows a draw of 3.28M barrels of crude oil for the week ending March 30, vs. a build of 5.32M last …

Business

The Oil Industry’s Top Lobbyist Will Go Work For … The Mormon Church?

Jack Gerard is transitioning out of his post as president of the American Petroleum Institute (API) and into a senior leadership position at The …

Oil & Gas Industry

Oil Slumps as U.S.-China Trade Spat Offsets Gains

Oil prices pared gains on Monday, April 2, as concerns about a U.S.-China trade quarrel offset gains related to curtailed drilling activity in …

Oil

API Asks to Intervene in Lawsuits Over Rescinded BLM Fracking Rule

The American Petroleum Institute (API) made its first foray into the legal battle over an Obama-era rule governing hydraulic fracturing (fracking) on public and tribal lands, asking a federal district court in San Francisco to allow it to ...

San Francisco

Crude Oil Prices - Weekly Outlook: April 2 - 6

Investing.com - Ongoing efforts by major global oil producers to cut output and reduce a global glut against a steady increase in U.S. production …

Oil

Oil Price Fundamental Daily Forecast – Bearish EIA Report Could Trigger 2 to 3 Day Correction

U.S. West Texas Intermediate and international-benchmark Brent crude oil are under pressure early Wednesday in reaction to a private industry report …

Stock Markets

U.S. crude supply rose 5.32M barrels last week, API says

The American Petroleum Institute reportedly shows a build of 5.32M barrels of crude oil for the week ending March 23, vs. a draw of 2.74M last …

American Petroleum Institute

Oil Extends Loss as Industry Said to Report U.S. Storage Jump

Oil extended its slide following an industry report that American crude storage surged.<p>Futures in New York fell as much as 1.6 percent in after-hours …

Oil

Cruz’s one-man energy crusade

Ted Cruz has a plan to fix an environmental regulation Texas oil refiners hate.<p>Yet Cruz’s plan has not been widely embraced by the very industry he’s …

Republicans

U.S. crude supply fell 2.74M barrels last week, API says

The American Petroleum Institute reportedly shows a draw of 2.74M barrels of crude oil for the week ending March 16, vs. a build of 1.15M last …

Business

Jack Gerard: A career of 'punching above his weight'

Those who know Jack Gerard, the oil industry’s top lobbyist, credit him with nothing short of changing the face of lobbying in Washington.<p>And he did …

Natural Gas

States fight Trump drill plan with local bans

Some coastal states opposed to President Donald Trump's plan to allow oil and gas drilling off most of the nation's coastline are fighting back with proposed state laws designed to thwart the proposal.<p>The drilling Trump proposes would take place in federal waters offshore in an area called the …

South Carolina

UPDATED: FERC provides 30 more days to submit comments to resilience docket

Editor's Note: FERC agreed March 30 to allow another 30 days for stakeholders to submit comments to the Grid Resilience and Reliability proceedings, …

Utilities

Petroleum industry calls for 'flexible' process for considering exemptions to Trump's steel tariffs

The American Petroleum Institute on Monday called on the Commerce Department to show deference to affected industry groups when it considers …

Oil & Gas Industry

Black Consumers, Businesses Must Lead American Energy Policy Talks, Experts Say

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire)<br>5 minute read<p>—Due to shifting demographics in the U.S., it’s increasingly important for Blacks to …

African-American News

Daily on Energy: Trump mulls ethanol options amid growing concern

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Wilbur Ross

Energy groups request 30-day extension in FERC resilience docket

Dive Brief:<p>Eleven major energy industry groups on Friday asked the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission for a 30-day extension on their filing …

Utilities

Arnold Schwarzenegger Sets His Sights On Fossil Fuels

Don’t look now, but Arnold Schwarzenegger has set his sights on the oil and gas industry. Speaking to an audience at Austin’s SXSW Festival last week, the actor and former California Governor announced he would follow the recent examples of state attorneys general and New York Mayor Bill de Blasio …

Arnold Schwarzenegger

EPA chief Scott Pruitt held ‘courtesy call’ meeting with big Trump donor

Ryan Zinke's calendar shows he met with the executive's company on the same day.<p>Two Trump administration officials, while serving in their official …

Liberal View

Rival Houston energy conferences separate by gender, and women lose

When one of the largest oil conferences in the Americas held a networking event to highlight "the prominent role women play" in the industry, the …

Opinion

Letter: Our Legislature is timid on climate change, but it’s making progress

It took a persevering group of high school students to get the Utah Legislature to formally acknowledge our changing climate. After failing at the …

Climate

Climate Science Goes to Court Next Week

In a remarkable development in what’s shaping up to be a high-profile legal battle, a U.S. District Court judge has ordered a first-of-its kind court …

Environment

Oil lobbying group is holding a conference at Trump International before heading to the White House to talk policy

The political organization that lobbies for the oil industry is paying to stay at the Trump International Hotel before a White House meeting to …

Donald Trump

Big oil pays Trump before White House meeting by renting Trump hotel

It isn’t clear when the oil industry made their reservation for a two-day board meeting at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. But it seems …

Donald Trump

Oil's Big Male-Dominated Event Asked to #LetWomenSpeak

When one of the largest oil conferences in the Americas held a networking event to highlight “the prominent role women play” in the industry, the …

IHS Markit

Bill Gates to meet with President Trump on Thursday

FILE - In this Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2016 file photo, Bill Gates arrives to Trump Tower in New York.<p>After meetings with Ireland's prime minister and the American Petroleum Institute, President Trump on Thursday will sit down with Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates.<p>The White House posted Trump's public …

Trump Tower

Bill Gates to meet with President Trump at the White House, plans to stress importance of foreign aid

After meetings with Ireland’s prime minister and the American Petroleum Institute, President Trump on Thursday will sit down with Microsoft …

Donald Trump