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First LNG ship since 2012 arrives at ConocoPhillips plant near Kenai

...Department of Energy to export LNG from the Kenai plant for two years.The plant was built in 1969 by Phillips Petroleum and Marathon Oil. Phillips later merged with Conoco and subsequently purchased Marathon's 30 percent share. LNG shipments to Japan...
ConocoPhillips seeks permit for LNG exports

...helping to keep prices lower for Alaskans," he added.In February 2011, ConocoPhillips and its then-partner Marathon Oil Corp. announced plans to close the plant at Nikiski, saying market changes didn't support continued exports.When...
Officials commission natural gas storage facility

...areas but said there were several other things that drew organizers to the reservoir which was originally owned by the Marathon Oil Company.Taking over the reservoir from another company allowed the storage facility to plug into existing infrastructure...
Oil execs: Projects hang on policy

...ConocoPhillips Alaska Inc., BP Exploration (Alaska), Marathon Oil and Pioneer Natural Resources Alaska spoke Monday at...industry's future in the state, he said. John Barnes, Marathon Oil's Alaska business unit manager, also said the regulatory...
This Day in History

...natural gas liquification plant was dedicated at Kenai. The plant was a joint venture between Phillips Petroleum and Marathon Oil Company. In 1971, the Little Susitna River flooded, weakening the roadbed and causing the derailment of 16 railroad...
Letters of Thanks

...Alaska Railroad Corp.; Mary Lofton of Fred Meyer Corp.; Richard Campbell of BP Exploration Alaska; John Barnes of Marathon Oil; Pete Leathard, Pres. Veco Corp; Jim Denny of Nabors Alaska Drilling; Tom Irwin, V.P. Business Development...
Kenai LNG plant to close doors

...spring. The plant is co-owned by ConocoPhillips and Marathon Oil, with ConocoPhillips operating the plant. ConocoPhillips...more than 40 years. The Associated Press reported that Marathon Oil's Carri Lockhart said the "business case does not...
Natural gas reservoir not quite ready

...advantage of the gas that would have been exported. If the two companies that own the Nikiski plant - Conoco Phillips and Marathon Oil - don't find a big customer for the gas, they will have to shut in at least some of their gas wells. The wells are...
Landowners angry

...when. Why didn't they bother to tell the people? A press release from Dec. 11, 2001, notes: "Unocal Alaska and Marathon Oil Company today said they have formed the Kenai Kachemak Pipeline LLC, which will be the primary developer of a new natural...
State Briefs

...more gas than it will carry initially, and officials hope it will boost development of new fields near Ninilchik. Marathon Oil Co. owns 60 percent of the firm. A subsidiary of Unocal Corp. has a 40 percent stake. The project is being managed...


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