ICYMI: WATCH: API’s Schild Discusses Administration’s Latest Moves on Climate and Pipeline

WATCH: API’s Schild Discusses Administration’s Latest Moves on Climate and Pipeline Watch Video Here (Subscription Required) Ahead of President Obama’s rollout of his administration’s new climate plan, Cindy Schild, Senior refining and oil sands manager at the American Petroleum Institute (API) spoke with E&E’s Monica Trauzzi in an OnPoint interview today to discuss the Obama […]

API: KXL Will Create 20K Shovel-Ready Jobs

Following comments from vice presidential candidate Paul Ryan on his ticket’s promise to deliver the Keystone XL, API senior economic advisor Rayola Dougher made an appearance on Fox Business to explain why the new American president, whomever that may be, should see this project to fruition. Watch the latest video at <a href=”http://video.foxbusiness.com”>video.foxbusiness.com</a> KXL will […]

LETTER: Pipelines safely transport oil sands crudes

The following letter was jointly signed and submitted by the Association of Oil Pipe Lines, Canadian Energy Pipeline Association, and the American Petroleum Institute in response to a New York Times op-ed by David Sassoon, publisher of InsideClimate News. To the Editor of the New York Times: David Sassoon’s August 21, 2012, Op-Ed Crude, Dirty […]

FACT SHEET: Facts About Pipeline Safety and Canadian Crude (API)

Pipeline Safety Oversight in the United States Liquid petroleum pipelines carry crude oil and refined petroleum products (gasoline, diesel, jet fuel, heating oil, etc.) across state and even country borders (interstate & international) as well as within states (intrastate). Pipelines are widely acknowledged to be the safest and most efficient way to move energy products […]

FACT SHEET: Oil from Canada (API)

The United States imports 8.4 million barrels of oil and petroleum products a day to help meet its energy needs. Canada is the largest supplier to the U.S., providing more than 2.4 million barrels a day – more than 1/4 – of these imports. Canada has the third largest oil reserves in the world, with […]

FACT SHEET: Canadian Oil Sands Primer (API)

Oil sands are geologic formations that contain a mixture of thick, heavy oil, water and sand. The heavy oil is called bitumen, which is defined as oil that is too heavy or thick to flow or be pumped without being diluted or heated. Read the entire report.