American Petroleum Institute
Explore to learn more about oil and natural gas, how they are produced and how they become the products you count on. You’ll also find useful tips on how to conserve energy and use oil and natural gas products in ways that protect you, your family and our environment.
Achieving energy security is one of the greatest challenges our nation faces. We're confident we have the experience, technology and vision to deliver reliable, affordable energy supplies for future generations. We welcome a conversation about what we're doing to create that future.
Visit for background information, classroom activities, interactive tours, and links to a variety of energy education resources.
Fuel Choices for Advanced Vehicles
Read about advancements in the internal combustion engine, cleaner-burning and alternative fuels, improved emissions control devices, and new powertrain technologies such as hybrids. Fuel Choices for Advanced Vehicles covers past successes and the progress and potential of future fuels and vehicles, and offers dialog on evolving technologies such as hydrogen-powered fuel cells.
U.S. Department of Energy
The U.S. Government’s energy division
Energy Information Administration
Official Energy Statistics from the U.S. Government
Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
U.S. Department of Energy’s energy efficiency and renewable energy site.
Alliance to Save Energy
Promotes energy efficiency worldwide to achieve a healthier economy, a cleaner environment, and greater energy security.
Take a tour of all the petroleum museums listed here:
Britain’s Offshore oil and Gas Industry
Museo Nacional del Petroleo
The Canadian Petroleum Discovery Centre
The National Gas Museum
The Rig Museum