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DNR: TransCanada 'supportive' of buyout

...liquefied natural gas (the LNG in AKLNG) will be built to ship gas around the world.The state has partnered with energy giants BP, ConocoPhillips and ExxonMobil to split the cost of the $45 billion to $65 billion effort. With the state facing...
Keystone backers eye Obama's successor to make the call

...into the future, likely putting it in the hands of Obama's successor. Questioning the motivation for the Canadian energy giant's request, the White House said "there might be politics at play" and Obama still intended to make the decision...
Nation and World
Economist: ConocoPhillips layoffs have broad reach

...was higher.Alaska oil prices have dropped more than $28 per barrel over the last year, cutting into revenue for energy giants like ConocoPhillips.In addition to eliminating about 10 percent of its workforce in Alaska, the company plans to...
Shell to cut jobs to cope with long period of cheap oil

LONDON - Royal Dutch Shell announced deep cuts to jobs and investment on Thursday as the global energy giant prepares for a prolonged period of low oil prices.Shell expects to eliminate 6,500 staff and contractor positions this year...
Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...and Brazil, and give it a bigger presence in the fast-growing liquefied natural gas market, Shell said.Other energy giants may follow suit as they look to boost growth through acquisitions after increased production in the U.S. helped...
Pipeline firms ask for halt in permitting make significant commercial decisions until the first half of 2003," he wrote. The pipeline companies include energy giants Enron, Duke Energy and El Paso, as well as several other companies, Britt said. They have been trying to revive...
Alaska Digest

Energy giant plans to spend $800 million on Alaska projects ANCHORAGE - The state's top oil and gas producer, said it plans to spend $800...
Scandal keeps company from gas line bid deliver Alaska gas to the nation. The five pipeline bids received Friday came from TransCanada Corp., Chinese energy giant Sinopec, a little-known California firm called AEnergia, the Alaska Gasline Port Authority and the Alaska Natural...
Groups ask court to block Shell's oil drilling plans

...Lawyers for the groups challenged the U.S. Mineral Management Service's decision earlier this year to allow the energy giant to drill up to 12 exploratory oil wells in the Beaufort Sea off the northern coast of Alaska. The attorneys told a...
Candidate says tapping oil from Arctic wildlife refuge will help reduce gas prices

...for exploratory oil drilling near the refuge. The U.S. Mineral Management Service decided this year to allow the energy giant to drill up to 12 exploratory oil wells in the Beaufort Sea off the northern coast of Alaska. At a later stop in Anderson...


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