American Petroleum Institute
American Petroleum Institute: www.api.org
The American Petroleum Institute (API) "represents all aspects of America’s oil and natural gas industry,... speak[s] for the petroleum industry to the public, Congress and the Executive Branch, state governments and the media,... conduct[s] and sponsor[s] research" and develops "petroleum and petrochemical equipment and operating standards".
According to the API's website, it has "400 corporate members...from all segments of the industry..." Based on the API's publications on its website, these members include: Amerada Hess, Anadarko, Baker Hughes, BHP Billiton, BP, Chevron, Devon, Dow Chemical, ExxonMobil, Enbridge, Encana, Halliburton, Kinder Morgan, Marathon, Murphy Oil, Occidental, Saudi Aramco, Schlumberger, Shell, TEPPCO, Total, Williams.
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