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Jack N. Gerard
President and CEO, American Petroleum Institute

Jack N. Gerard

Jack N. Gerard is president and CEO of the American Petroleum Institute, the national trade association that represents all aspects of America's oil and natural gas industry.

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Secure our energy future

Using this accident as an excuse to turn back the clock on offshore drilling would be short-sighted.

By Jack N. Gerard | May 7, 2010; 10:37 AM ET | Comments (20)

Offshore development: A positive step but more must be done

As President Obama acknowledged last week, the United States needs an energy strategy that addresses the nation's present and future energy demands, national security, economic growth and job creation, as well as environmental protection.

By Jack N. Gerard | April 7, 2010; 11:15 AM ET | Comments (1)

The promise of CO2 capture and storage

Carbon capture and storage (CCS) is a promising technology in part because very large geologic formations suitable for storing CO2 exist around the world. In the United States alone, there could be between 3,600 and 12,920 billion metric tons of CO2 storage, compared with total annual CO2 emissions from large U.S. stationary sources of 2.9 billion metric tons.

By Jack N. Gerard | March 29, 2010; 09:11 AM ET | Comments (2)

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