|API Applauds DOE Approval of Two New LNG Export Permits
WASHINGTON, March 16, 2022 – American Petroleum Institute (API) President and CEO Mike Sommers released the following statement regarding the U.S. Department of Energy’s decision to approve two new liquified natural gas (LNG) export permits.
|API represents all segments of America’s natural gas and oil industry, which supports more than 11 million U.S. jobs and is backed by a growing grassroots movement of millions of Americans. Our nearly 600 members produce, process and distribute the majority of the nation’s energy, and participate in API Energy Excellence®, which is accelerating environmental and safety progress by fostering new technologies and transparent reporting. API was formed in 1919 as a standards-setting organization and has developed more than 700 standards to enhance operational and environmental safety, efficiency and sustainability.
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March 17, 2022