The American Petroleum Institute's President and CEO, Mike Sommers, has commented on the US Senate’s vote to confirm Secretary Granholm to lead the US Department of Energy.
Under the initiative, API member companies will commit to applying safety standards, implementing workforce training programmes and participating in performance-improving efforts.
The US$100 million announced under DOE’s Advanced Research Projects Agency-Energy programme aims to identify and help develop cutting-edge, innovative technologies needed to further reduce greenhouse gas emissions and tackle climate change.
The June 2020 issue of Hydrocarbon Engineering looks at digital transformation in the downstream sector.
The API has recently announced that the Phillips 66 chairman and CEO will serve as the chairman of API’s Board of Directors for a two-year term.