Industry spending to improve the environmental performance of its operations, facilities and products, including investments in new technologies, was $____ between 1990 and 2016.

$339 billion. That amounts to $1,045 for every man, woman and child in the U.S.

Cars today run ___ percent cleaner than cars produced in 1970.

99%. U.S. air pollutants have decreased 73 percent since 1970, even as vehicle miles traveled increased 190 percent and the economy grew 253 percent.

Industry is recycling more and more of the wastewater produced during exploration and production. In Pennsylvania, for example, industry now recycles __ percent of produced water.

90%. Industry continues to improve management of valuable water resources in hydraulic fracturing, reusing and repurposing wastewater – in cooling towers at power plants, range land restoration and other beneficial uses.

The Natural gas and oil industry supports ____ million jobs.

10.3. That's a half million more jobs than industry supported in 2011, and our long supply chain reaches all 50 states. Women and minorities are projected to account for hundreds of thousands of new job opportunities by 2035. Millennials are expected to make up 41 percent of industry’s workforce by 2025, up from 34 percent.

Through increased use of natural gas, the average household saved more than ____ in reduced energy costs in 2015.

$1,330. The average household enjoyed a savings of as much as $1,337 in 2015 as a result of abundant domestic energy.

Vehicle air bags – made with chemicals derived from fossil fuels– have saved ______ lives in the 25 years since they were first required in US automobiles?

40,000. Air bags reduce the risk of dying in a direct, frontal car crash by as much as 30 percent, according to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.

Since 1924, API has developed nearly ___ standards covering all segments of the industry, each of them working in some way to enhance safety.

700. API was founded as a standard setting organization in 1919. A rigorous process collects relevant expertise, scientific data and a range of viewpoints to compose standards that are cited in thousands of regulations around the world.

Natural gas and oil supply about two-thirds of the energy Americans use today. According to government estimates, they’ll account for about _____ percent of U.S. energy use in 2050.

70%. The U.S. Energy Information Administration projects that abundant, energy-rich, portable natural gas and oil will continue to be the leading sources of energy for the United States at mid-century.