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  • AFPM Applauds Proposal to Revise Fuel Economy Standards

    AFPM Applauds Proposal to Revise Fuel Economy Standards 2018-08-02 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, Chet Thompson, President & CEO of The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), released the following statement on the joint proposal by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)

    AFPM Applauds Senators Opposing Reallocation of Small Refineries’ RFS Obligations

    AFPM Applauds Senators Opposing Reallocation of Small Refineries’ RFS Obligations 2018-07-27 WASHINGTON, D.C. – Statement from Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM), in response to the letter sent by 21 senators to Acting Administrator Wheeler of the

    AFPM Praises Passage of TWIC Accountability Act of 2018

    AFPM Praises Passage of TWIC Accountability Act of 2018 2018-07-11 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) released the following statement after the House of Representatives passed H.R. 5729, the Transportation Worker Identification Credential Accountability Act of 20

    AFPM Releases New Report on the State of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Supply Chains

    AFPM Releases New Report on the State of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Supply Chains 2018-07-10 WASHINGTON, D.C. – The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) released “The Fuel & Petrochemical Supply Chains: Moving the Fuels & Products That Power Progress.” This report illust

    President and CEO of AFPM, Chet Thompson Responds to EPA Consideration of Biofuel Blend Requirements for the 2019 Rule

    President and CEO of AFPM, Chet Thompson Responds to EPA Consideration of Biofuel Blend Requirements for the 2019 Rule 2018-06-20 Washington, D.C. - “It’s shameful that Administrator Pruitt and Secretary Perdue are considering recommending to the President that he renege on his promise to find a ‘win-win’ s

    AFPM Statement on 2019 Proposed RVOs

    AFPM Statement on 2019 Proposed RVOs 2018-06-26 WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Statement from Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) in response to the EPA’s proposed RVOs for 2019: “EPA proposed to double-down on the most failed parts of the Renewable Fuel

    AFPM Joins TRANSCAER

     The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) is proud to announce that it has joined the Transportation Community Awareness and Emergency Response (TRANSCAER) program.  

    AFPM’s Thompson Identifies Octane Standard as Potential RFS Replacement

    AFPM’s Thompson Identifies Octane Standard as Potential RFS Replacement 2018-04-13 (WASHINGTON) The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers’ (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson testified before the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on the Environment today on the challenges and opportu

    Ahead of NAFTA Talks, AFPM Urges U.S. Trade Reps to Protect North American Energy Trade

    WASHINGTON, D.C. – American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) President and CEO Chet Thompson released the following statement ahead of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) negotiating meetings in Mexico City beginning today:

    AFPM Applauds Passage of Comprehensive Tax Reform

    WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Statement from Chet Thompson, President and CEO of the American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) on final passage of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act: