| Dec 15, 2011
| 5:24 PM
A ConocoPhillips spokesperson says the company expects to resume operations at its Nikiski LNG plant in mid-2012.
The plant has been inactive since November, when it was shut down and preserved for future use.
The company says it's negotiated new...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 1:23 PM
Oil executives with several firms operating in Alaska met with Gov. Sean Parnell at the Dena'ina Center in Downtown Anchorage Thursday for a noon luncheon hosted by Exxon Mobil Corp.
Chief executives at the high-security, invitation-only event included...
| Jan 5, 2012
| 11:57 PM
A new chapter may have begun in Alaska’s decade-long saga to bring North Slope gas to market. Governor Sean Parnell met on Thursday with the heads of the state’s three major oil and gas producers: Exxon Mobil’s Rex Tillerson, BP’...
| May 1, 2012
| 6:57 AM
Delta Air Linesannounced plans Monday to purchase an oil refinery outside of Philadelphia, a novel approach to reducing its fuel costs.
A Delta spokesman said the company believes the purchase is the first of its kind by a major U.S. airline.
| May 1, 2012
| 9:06 AM
Governor Tom Corbett today announced that commonwealth support will enable Delta Air Lines’ wholly-owned subsidiary, Monroe Energy LLC, to acquire the ConocoPhillips refinery in Trainer, preserving hundreds of direct jobs and thousands of jobs in...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 5:18 AM
The Louisiana Department of Health and Hospitals' Safe Drinking Water Program today issued its most comprehensive water system boil advisory list following Hurricane Isaac.
Major storm events like Hurricane Isaac that cause power outages can result in...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 7:47 AM
A Venus transit drew hundreds of viewers in Anchorage Tuesday, as the solar system's second-closest planet to the sun passed across its face in a once-in-a-lifetime celestial event.
The University of Alaska Anchorage opened the the third floor of its...
| Jun 14, 2012
| 7:59 AM
HARBOR SPRINGS — A stark gas price jump Monday afternoon has left Northern Michigan customers asking why.
A single day increase from an average $3.72 per gallon to $3.89 per gallon hike across Emmet and Charlevoix counties has put Northern Michigan...
| Jun 23, 2012
| 8:05 PM
HOUSTON (Reuters) - Oil and gas producers increasingly shut down production and evacuated workers in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday as the first weather system of the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season disrupted some operations in the prolific basin....
| Jan 16, 2012
| 9:59 AM
WILMINGTON, Calif. (KTLA) -- A fire ripped through an administrative building at the ConocoPhillips refinery in Wilmington early Monday morning.
The fire was reported around 4:22 a.m. in the 1600 block of W. Anaheim Street, just west of the 110 Freeway....
| Sep 14, 2012
| 10:00 PM
In Valdez Friday, the 8th Annual LNG Summit wrapped up with lots of determination, but few tangible results.
For the past two days energy experts from all over Alaska, other parts of the country and other parts of the world, gathered in Valdez.