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API CEO urges more LNG exports from secretary of energy nominee

Rate this article By LNG World News Illustration purposes only (Image courtesy of Shell)President and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, Jack Gerard, urged the former Texas governor Rick Perry to make LNG a top priority at the Department of Energy, following the latter’s nomination for the post of secretary of energy. “The United States…

API weighs in on GoM seismic surveys

Rate this article API Offshore Sr. Policy Advisor Andy Radford highlighted the importance of seismic surveys in the Gulf of Mexico and the potential significance of the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s recently released draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore RSS Feed

Indonesia Explores LNG for Rail

Rate this article By NGV Global Indonesia’s oil and gas corporation PT Pertamina (Persero) and railway company PT Kereta Api Indonesia (KAI), both state-owned, are testing Liquefied Natural gas (LNG) as a fuel for rail transportation. Static and dynamic tests have been carried out at Balai Yasa, the rail services yard in Yogyakarta. Activities that…

API: US August petroleum demand decreased slightly from July

Rate this article According to data from the American Petroleum Institute, total US petroleum deliveries, a measure of petroleum demand, moved up 1.6% in August from the same period last year to average 20.1 million b/d. These were the highest August deliveries since 2007. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas…

AOPL releases annual pipeline safety report, strategic plan

Rate this article The Association of Oil Pipe Lines released the 2016 API-AOPL Annual Liquids Pipeline Safety Excellence Performance Report & Strategic Plan, which it developed jointly with the American Petroleum Institute. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General Interest

API, other groups ask PHMSA to clarify rail tank car safety roles

Rate this article The American Petroleum Institute and nine other oil and gas industry and other business trade associations asked the US Pipeline & Hazardous Material Safety Administration to clarify its role as a rail tank car safety regulator and the industry’s role in recommending and developing new standards. Read Full Article Here For more…

API petitions federal court to review EPA oil, gas emissions rule

Rate this article The American Petroleum Institute has sued the US Environmental Protection Agency, challenging the agency’s final rule that imposes emissions limits for new, reconstructed, and modified oil and gas sources. The Aug. 2 petition to the US Appeals Court for the District of Columbia seeks a judicial review for regulations the agency issued…

API, AFPM applaud FAA bill’s oil and gas drone use provision

Rate this article American Petroleum Institute and American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers officials separately expressed their pleasure as the US Senate approved a Federal Aviation Administration reauthorization bill with language permitting the use of unmanned aircraft for oil and gas operations. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Oil & Gas Journal – General…