The Independent Petroleum Association of America is dedicated to ensuring a strong, viable domestic oil and natural gas industry, recognizing that an adequate and secure supply of energy is essential to the national economy.

KEY ISSUES

Thanks to new technologies, America is the world’s oil and natural gas leader.

Independent producers reinvest as much as 150 percent of their US cash flow in new US projects.

Offshore oil and natural gas production accounts for 20% of U.S. energy production.

The Endangered Species Act has been abused to halt energy development.

As American natural gas consumption soars, methane emissions plummet.

From medicines to affordable electricity, oil and natural gas enrich life experiences.

NEWS AND MEDIA

Press Releases

The Newsroom is the heart of IPAA’s News and Media Center. Our mission is simple – to put a face on America’s oil and natural gas industry and tell the independent producers’ story in a straightforward manner.

IPAA Access Magazine

The latest issue of IPAA Access Magazine features an explanation of the EPA’s methane rule and why it inappropriately targets marginal wells, along with facts for Election 2016.

IPAA Media Kit

Our online media kit offers information to members of the news media interested in learning more about the Independent Petroleum Association of America, including its history, key priorities, and economic analysis.

IPAA American Energy
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Marcellus #shale development doesn’t affect mortality rates, reports @NAShaleMag #fracking #health… https://t.co/4mF3xkEfef
IPAA American Energy
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Independent #oilandgas producer Doug Reynolds explains how removing capital-recovery provisions in the tax code wou… https://t.co/CB3v4phEbY
IPAA American Energy
@IPAAaccessDec 14
Investment in America's vibrant oil and natural gas production sector supports the small businesses, industries and… https://t.co/BJGISWa77m

UPCOMING EVENTS

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    Embracing a New Normal: Private Capital Stokes Production Growth With a new commodity-price reality setting in, private capital markets seek unique opportunities for growth. There is plenty of dry powder available at capital sources for good opportunities but many are seeking creative options to deploy...
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    NOTE: This course is open to both IPAA members and non-members and you do not need to be registered for NAPE to attend.  The oil and natural gas industry is broad and complex, so IPAA has partnered with Energy Training Resources, LLC and developed an...

WHY JOIN IPAA?

The Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) is your industry’s strongest presence in the nation’s capital. And these are important times. The entire oil and gas industry remains under fire from anti-development groups and misguided federal policymakers.

MEMBERSHIP BENEFITS

Rapid E-mail Distribution System

Access to Congressional leaders through IPAA’s rapid information e-mail distribution system

ACCESS TO INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS

Access to IPAA’s award-winning professionals with decades of experience representing the industry in Washington, D.C. The IPAA staff is available to work with you on issues including FERC, tax and environmental regulations, land access and other topics.

DIRECTORY

Access to a membership of more than 10,000 through our printed directory

E-NEWSLETTER

Industry information through a weekly e-newsletter and daily Energy in Depth (EID) national news roundup (both optional). These concise news outlets deliver the essentials on regulatory, industry and legislative events all around the country.

ECONOMIC REPORTS

Legislative alerts and periodic economic reports.

NETWORKING

Unique and high-level networking and business development opportunities.

RESOURCES