Latest Prudhoe Bay Oil Field Stories

2009-03-31 19:11:00

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The United States has filed a civil complaint against BP Exploration (Alaska) Inc. (BPXA) alleging that the company violated federal clean air and water laws, the Justice Department, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the U.S.

2009-03-31 20:12:06

The federal government said Tuesday it is suing BP Exploration Inc. for two major oil spills that occurred in Alaska in 2006. The U.S.

2009-02-18 15:30:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P.

2009-01-14 07:50:00

According to the Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC), a corroded pipeline ruptured on Christmas Day in the ConocoPhillips’ Kuparuk Alaskan oil field dumping 94,920 gallons of oil-laced water onto the North Slope.

2008-10-27 12:00:25

A spokesman for the BP energy company says a recent pipeline rupture at an oil field in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, may have been due to corrosion. BP spokesman Steve Rinehart said no one was injured in the Sept.

2008-08-24 00:00:31

By Marshall Brain Oil pipelines are frequently in the news these days because they can have a big effect on oil prices. For example, if a war or terrorist activity threatens to shut down an important pipeline, oil prices can rise. Oil pipelines also make the news when they leak.

2008-08-19 03:00:37

By Strothman, Jim Declaring a natural gas pipeline project proposed by TransCanada Alaska Co. and Foothills Pipelines Ltd.

2008-08-11 09:01:31

Bald Eagle Energy Inc. (OTCBB:BEEI) (hereafter "Bald Eagle"). Effective July 21, 2008, Bald Eagle Energy began trading on the NASDAQ OTC BB exchange under the symbol 'BEEI'.

2008-08-03 15:00:21

By Tim Bradner, Alaska Journal of Commerce, Anchorage Aug. 3--Things are still going gangbusters in Alaska's North Slope oil patch and oil service contractors engaged in oil field maintenance and support work are busier than ever.

2008-07-12 09:00:48

By John McCamey Sweet Everybody is unhappy about the price of gasoline, diesel and home heating oil because the price of a barrel of crude oil has escalated to record levels since last October. The situation might be mitigated if the nation could find more Prudhoe Bay-sized oil fields.

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  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
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