TIPRO News Releases and Statements

TIPRO Analysis Shows Upstream Employment Growth Continued in October

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing conti...
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New Report: American LNG Rises to Meet European Demand

Austin, Texas -  Today, Texans for Natural Gas (TNG), an education campaign of the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO), released a new report on how over the past year U.S. natural gas has provided an essential lifeline...
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TIPRO Statement on President Bide's Windfall Tax Announcement

Austin, Texas -- In response to President Joe Biden's announcement he would support a windfall tax on profits of oil and gas companies, Ed Longanecker, president of the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) issued the f...
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TIPRO Analysis Shows Oil & Gas Industry Adding More Jobs, as Texas Continues to Play Critical Role Meeting Energy Demand

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing conti...
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TIPRO Statement on OPEC Production Cut

Austin, Texas -  Today, OPEC+ agreed to its deepest production cuts since 2020 when COVID-19 dramatically impacted global demand for oil and natural gas. The decision comes less than three months after President Biden visited Saudi Arabia in an effor...
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TIPRO Analysis Show Continued Growth in Upstream Jobs and Record Levels of Production and Severance Taxes

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing conti...
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TIPRO President and Members Visit Cheniere LNG Export Facility, Port of Corpus Christi to Promote U.S. Energy Infrastructure

Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) President, Ed Longanecker, and member companies will visit Cheniere’s liquified natural gas (LNG) export facility and the Port of Corpus Christi on Thursday, September 15 to promote...
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TIPRO President and Members Visit Cheniere LNG Export Facility, Port of Corpus Christi to Promote U.S. Energy Infrastructure

Austin, Texas -- Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) President Ed Longanecker and member companies will visit Cheniere’s liquified natural gas (LNG) export facility and the Port of Corpus Christi on Thursday, Septembe...
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At TIPRO Conference, Congressional Leaders and Texas Officials Highlight Policy Priorities Facing the State's Oil and Gas Industry

Austin, Texas -- Texas leaders reviewed the largest regulatory, legislative and legal priorities for oil and natural gas producers during the Texas Independent Producers & Royalty Owners Association's (TIPRO) annual  Summer Conference  hosted las...
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New TIPRO Analysis Shows Texas Upstream Job Growth Continues While Oil and Gas Industry Again Pays Record-Breaking Taxes

Austin, Texas - As drilling activity in Texas continues to increase, so are job levels for the state's oil and natural gas industry. Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texa...
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Texans for Natural Gas: The Inflation Reduction Act Is Headed to The House – Here’s Why It Matters for Oil & Gas

On Sunday, August 7 th , the U.S. Senate passed the Inflation Reduction Act, which was introduced by Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY).  Now, the bill is set to for the House of Representatives, which will lik...
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Texans for Natural Gas: Texas Natural Gas Pipeline Capacity to Increase

To meet the  growing  need for pipelines in Texas, four new natural gas projects were recently announced that will drastically increase takeaway capacity from the Permian basin in West Texas. These projects include the construction of the Matterhorn ...
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Texans for Natural Gas: Five Critical Natural Gas Pipelines for Texas

Texas is  home  to an astounding 483,571 miles of pipelines, the vast majority of which pass underground and are unseen by Texans. Many are natural gas pipelines, facilitating the distribution, transmission, and gathering of natural gas to heat homes...
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Texans for Natural Gas: Environmental Protection Agency Interested in Declaring Permian Basin “Non-Attainment” Region

In recent discussions, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has expressed interest in classifying parts of Texas’s prolific Permian Basin as a non-attainment area. The designation identifies regions where air quality levels are worse than the Na...
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Texas Production and Severance Taxes Reach New Record, Upstream Employment Shows Significant Increase in June

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing a sig...
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TIPRO Joins Multi-Industry Coalition Asking President Biden to Visit America's Energy Sector

Austin, Texas - Today, the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) joined leading industry trade associations across the country in a letter that urges President Joe Biden and key administration officials to visit American ...
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TIPRO Statement on President Biden's Call for Federal Gas Tax Holiday

Austin, Texas - While the federal government struggles to address soaring energy prices, President Joe Biden this week said he wants Congress to suspend the federal gas tax for three months, giving Americans a "gas tax holiday" that would last throug...
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Texas Production and Severance Taxes Expand While Upstream Employment Dips in May

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing a dec...
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Texas Upstream Employment Grows, As More Industry Jobs Added By Texas Energy Companies

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) today highlighted new employment figures showing anoth...
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Texas Upstream Employment and Permian Drilling Permits Increase

Austin, Texas - Citing the latest Current Employment Statistics (CES) report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the Texas Independent Producers and Royalty Owners Association (TIPRO) in mid-April highlighted new employment figures showin...
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