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Pipeline company countersues oil industry watchdog group

An oil pipeline company has struck back at an industry watchdog group in a dispute over the group's commission of a study on how industry profits could more effectively fund environmental protections.
Group wants merger suit

ANCHORAGE - An oil industry watchdog group wants the state to file a lawsuit challenging the pending merger of BP Amoco PLC and Atlantic Richfield Co. ``The only...
EPA, watchdog group raise concerns about Valdez oil tanker port

ANCHORAGE - An oil industry watchdog group and a federal agency are raising concerns about changes planned for the crude oil tanker port in Valdez. The Prince William...
BP looks into watchdog's allegations

ANCHORAGE - BP is looking into allegations by a longtime oil industry watchdog, including a claim that a company employee substituted water for more expensive chemical agents used to prevent corrosion in its...
Fresh problems surface on BP's oil tanker fleet

...toward the dock in Valdez, according to the U.S. Coast Guard, the ship's operator and a Valdez-based oil-industry watchdog group. The heavy iron bitt flew off the side of the ship and into the water, said Cmdr. Michael Gardiner...
Alaska Digest

...companies made more than $5 billion in profits in 2004 and are looking at lucrative business again this year, an oil industry watchdog group says in a new report. The analysis commissioned by the Prince William Sound Regional Citizens' Advisory...
Understaffed for oil spills? is on hand should a spill occur at any of the hundreds of work locations. Richard Fineberg, a longtime oil industry watchdog, sees a problem with the DEC's empty North Slope office. "The North Slope is one of the largest industrial...
BP whistleblower program may move in-house

...Gulf of Mexico in April. "I sincerely wish someone (had called) us," she said. Chuck Hamel, a veteran oil-industry watchdog, is dissatisfied with Sporkin's work because of the office's handling of one of Hamel's complaints - involving...
Lawmakers ask if pipeline rules will prevent neglect

...been involved in the debate over federal pipeline regulations for years and advises an Alaska conservation and oil industry watchdog group. Rep. James Oberstar of Minnesota, the committee's ranking Democrat, said the BP pipeline fiasco in...


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