Powering Communities

Natural gas and oil companies donated more than $32 million to Hurricane Harvey relief efforts. Industry employees reached out to those in need, as volunteers or simply as neighbors helping neighbors.

Since 1924, API has developed 685 standards covering all segments of the industry, all of them working in some way to enhance safety – in operations, equipment, worker training and more.

API standards have been cited by state regulations more than 4,000 times, and by federal agencies more than 400 times.

Injury and illness rates for industry workers decreased 34 percent between 2007-2016.