BP to Create Thousands of Jobs with Refinery Modernization

By May 24, 2012Energy

Yesterday BP announced that it has reached a $400 million settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the Department of Justice and others that will allow the company to modernize its Whiting, Indiana refinery.  BP had been embroiled in multi-year negotiations for a permit for the project, the largest private-sector investment in Indiana history.  By finding a way to move forward, BP estimates it will be able to create 10,000 jobs just this year.

Ross Eisenberg is vice president of energy and resources policy, National Association of Manufacturers.

Ross Eisenberg

Ross Eisenberg

Ross Eisenberg is vice president of energy and resources policy at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). Mr. Eisenberg oversees the NAM’s energy and environmental policy work and has expertise on issues ranging from energy production and use to air and water quality, climate change, energy efficiency and environmental regulation. He is a key voice for manufacturing on Capitol Hill, at federal agencies and across all forms of media.
Ross Eisenberg

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