Welcome to the 2021 State of American Energy

API’s all-virtual event highlights the U.S. natural gas and oil industry’s contributions to modern life, the foundational role of affordable and reliable energy in the nation’s economic recovery, and the many ways industry is helping America build a better future.

REPORT AT A GLANCE

BUILDING THE FUTURE

The natural gas and oil industry is the reliable foundation for powering America’s economic recovery and stands ready to help America build today and tomorrow by supplying affordable, dependable energy through innovation and new technologies, to meet challenges while continuously improving environmental performance.

POLICIES FOR THE NEW CONGRESS, ADMINISTRATION AND STATE POLICYMAKERS

America’s prosperity, modern standard of living and personal freedoms are built on economic growth and opportunity for all. Energy – abundant, affordable and reliable energy from natural gas and oil – is critical for our country today and in the future. As a new Congress and administration begin work in Washington and state policymakers meet across the country, this policy guide details the energy policies that can help our country build on hard-earned progress.

BUILDING TODAY

Most Americans realize their prosperity and security is inextricably linked to energy from natural gas and oil. Our industry is focused on keeping America growing and secure by safely and responsibly providing a firm, reliable and resilient energy foundation.

BUILDING TOMORROW

Natural gas and oil will continue to play a foundational role in the world's energy mix for decades to come. We'll produce the energy Americans use and reduce emissions through continued innovation and new technologies. Natural gas and oil are here for the long haul.

BUILDING THE FUTURE

While we can't know precisely what lies beyond America's far horizon, we're confident it will be brighter and cleaner because of today's natural gas and oil abundance and our adapting, evolving industry. We'll help solve some of society's biggest energy challenges - and bring U.S. energy forward to help future Americans have better lives.

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Energy Citizens Are Joining Us

From All Over the Country

Energy Citizens Are Joining Us From All Over the Country

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