Fair Access to Capital is a Fundamental American principle AXPC Submits Comments on OCC “Fair Access to Financial Services” Proposed Rule

Fair Access to Capital is a Fundamental American principle AXPC Submits Comments on OCC “Fair Access to Financial Services” Proposed Rule WASHINGTON – The American Exploration and Production Council, representing the biggest independent exploration and production companies in the United States, submitted comments this week to the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) […]

AXPC Supports Methane Regulations that Balance the Essential Value of U.S. Oil and Natural Gas Production with the Global Challenge of Addressing Climate Change

WASHINGTON – Today, The American Exploration and Production Council, representing the biggest independent exploration and production companies in the United States, released its position on methane regulations and the industry’s commitment to addressing emissions from our operations. Data from IHS Markit shows that U.S. independents combined produce about 83 percent of the nation’s oil production […]

AXPC Ready to Support Biden Administration’s Environment and Energy Goals

WASHINGTON – Following President-Elect Joe Biden’s intent to nominate senior officials throughout his Administration to implement the incoming Administration’s climate agenda, AXPC CEO Anne Bradbury released the following statement about the upstream onshore oil and gas industry’s role in our country’s environmental leadership around the world: “AXPC and our member companies want to congratulate the […]

Our Country Voted to Keep Energy ‘Made in America’

WASHINGTON – November 4, 2020 – Anne Bradbury, the CEO of the American Exploration and Production Council, released the following statement about Americans support for domestic energy production in 2020 Elections: “This November, our country voted to keep energy ‘Made in America.’ As fracking became a national issue in this year’s presidential and state elections, […]

Fracking and Horizontal Drilling Technologies are Responsible for America’s Environmental Progress, Energy Security

WASHINGTON – Following President Trump’s memorandum in support of the U.S. Shale industry, issued today, Anne Bradbury, AXPC’s CEO released the following statement: “Ensuring we have a supply of affordable, reliable energy supports our country’s economy and energy security, while also ensuring our air and water are the cleanest in a generation.   Energy produced in […]

American Oil and Natural Gas are Vital to America

Following the latest presidential debate where President Donald Trump and Vice President Joe Biden sparred over the future of fossil fuels in our energy future, Anne Bradbury, AXPC’s CEO released the following statement: “The American oil and gas industry employs millions of Americans and supports our states and local communities through billions in revenue that […]

American Oil and Natural Gas are Vital to Rebuilding the U.S. Economy

WASHINGTON –  Following Leader Kevin McCarthy’s “Commitment to America” announcement, the American Exploration and Production Council (AXPC) underscored how the oil and gas industry is committed to America and how access to affordable, reliable American energy provides economic benefits to our country: “The oil and natural gas industry provides our country with jobs, economic growth, […]

EPA’s Final Rules on New Source Performance Standards (NSPS) for the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Allow for Innovation to Drive Emissions Reductions in American Energy Production

WASHINGTON – Today, the American Exploration and Production Council underscored how the US Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) final rules addressing the regulation of emissions from domestic oil and natural gas production allow for innovation and technological advancements to drive emissions reductions in American energy production. “US independent oil and natural gas producers invest millions of […]

Modernizing NEPA Allows Oil & Gas Industry to Build, Deliver, and Grow American Energy

WASHINGTON – The American Exploration and Production Council (AXPC) announced today its support for the White House’s Council on Environmental Quality’s final rule titled “Update to the Regulations Implementing the Procedural Provisions of the National Environmental Policy Act,” which will increase the efficiency of the federal permitting process and reduce the time that it takes […]