Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA)

About

The Independent Petroleum Association of America (IPAA) has represented independent oil and natural gas producers for 90 years.

Today, IPAA represents the thousands of independent oil and natural gas producers and service companies across the U.S. America’s independent producers develop 91% of the nation’s oil and natural gas wells. These companies account for 83% of America’s oil production, 90% of its natural gas and NGL production, and support over 4.5 million American jobs. A recent analysis has shown that independent producers are investing 150% of their U.S. cash flow back into American oil and natural gas development to enhance their already aggressive efforts to find and produce more energy.

IPAA is a national trade association headquartered in Washington, D.C. It serves as an informed voice for the exploration and production segment of the industry, and advocates its members’ views before the U.S. Congress, The White House, and federal agencies. IPAA provides economic and statistical information about the U.S. exploration and production industry. IPAA also develops investment symposia and other networking and business development opportunities for its members.

Editor's note: Updated April 1, 2020.

Headquarters Address

Washington, DC
United States

News

There’s no way to spin it, these are scary and challenging times for oil and gas executives as the Biden administration turns energy…

Veteran political strategist Jim Ellis stresses five southern states that Trump must win again to have a shot at an Electoral College…

IPAA’s Dan Naatz, a Washington insider and industry representative on Capitol Hill, talks about the real feelings on oil and gas…

Guidance provides framework for detailing sustainability efforts as environmental, social and governance remains a key priority for…