AXPC Congratulates Administrator Michael Regan on his Bipartisan Confirmation

WASHINGTON  – The American Exploration and Production Council congratulated Michael Regan on his bipartisan confirmation to serve as the next Administrator of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). “We want to congratulate EPA Administrator Regan on his bipartisan confirmation to lead EPA and hope to work with him and his Agency as partners in protecting […]

AXPC Statement on Biden EO Expanding DOI’s Oil & Gas Leasing Suspension

WASHINGTON –  Today, the American Exploration and Production Council (AXPC) released the following statement in response to the U.S. Department of Interior Press Release issued this week about the review of the federal oil and gas program called for in the Biden Administration’s Executive Order 14008: “AXPC represents some of the largest operators on federal […]

AXPC Statement on Senate Nomination Hearing for Brenda Mallory to Chair CEQ

“Support for American energy production leads to more funding for our states, communities, and national preservation efforts” WASHINGTON – In advance of the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Hearing on the Nomination of Brenda Mallory to serve as Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), the American Exploration and […]

AXPC Congratulates Secretary Jennifer Granholm on her Confirmation

WASHINGTON – The American Exploration and Production Council congratulated Jennifer Granholm on her bipartisan confirmation to serve as the Secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy.  During her confirmation process, Secretary Granholm expressed her willingness to work with Congress to promote policies which spur innovation and enhance our country’s ability to demonstrate climate leadership globally: […]

AXPC Statement on Haaland Senate Hearing

WASHINGTON – The American Exploration and Production Council expressed their commitment to working with the Biden Administration Secretary of the Interior on meaningful ways to continue safe and responsible development of oil and natural gas resources in the United States on federal lands while building on the progress we have made in reducing emissions. “The […]

AXPC Statement on Texas Energy Crisis

WASHINGTON – Today, the American Exploration and Production Council released the following statement with regard to the energy challenges faced across Texas and other states this week due to the extreme weather. “As Americans, we have come to take the immediate availability of energy at our fingertips for granted.  As we are seeing in Texas […]

AXPC Adds EHS Regulatory Policy Expert Wendy Kirchoff to Leadership Team

WASHINGTON – AXPC announced today that Wendy Kirchoff will be joining the association’s leadership team as Vice President, Regulatory Policy.  An industry expert with both government and private sector regulatory, policy analysis, and advocacy experience, Wendy Kirchoff will lead AXPC’s environmental, health, safety, ESG, and regulatory advocacy on behalf of independent onshore producers of U.S. […]

AXPC Statement on Biden-Harris “Climate Innovation Working Group”

WASHINGTON –  Today, the American Exploration and Production Council released the following statement with regard to the White House announcement yesterday about a new “Climate Innovation Working Group”: “Experts agree that the world cannot meet its climate goals without significant technological advancement, and we applaud the Biden Administration’s efforts to promote American innovation to solve […]

U.S. can Lead Climate Solutions with Technology, Natural Gas and U.S. LNG

AXPC Outlines Climate Solutions for House Subcommittee on Environment & Climate Change WASHINGTON –  The American Exploration and Production Council (AXPC) submitted a letter for the record today to the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Environment and Climate Change of the Committee on Energy and Commerce outlining ways to restore federal climate leadership. In […]

AXPC to Senate ENR: Support for Technology, Natural Gas Production and USLNG Supports US Climate, Economic and Geopolitical Goals

WASHINGTON – The American Exploration and Production Council (AXPC) submitted a letter for the record today to the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources for the “Full Committee Hearing to Examine Global Climate Trends and Progress in Addressing Climate Change.” “The oil and gas industry has innovative solutions to addressing climate change and we […]