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API Issues New Standard to Further Worker Safety and Protection of the Environment

Yesterday, the American Petroleum Institute issued a new technical report to aid oil and natural gas companies in selecting the right materials for bolting, a key to safe and reliable operations. “Proper selection of bolting materials used in oil and natural gas exploration and production is vital to the safety…

New oil and gas regulations misguided, counterproductive

By Howard Feldman More than a dozen states, including North Dakota, have now filed a lawsuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) latest rule for new oil and natural gas sources. The American Petroleum Institute (API), as well as a number of state associations, is also taking action to prevent…