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North Pole Refinery tax assessment cut by more than half

FAIRBANKS - A proposed property assessment for the idle oil refinery at North Pole is valuing the land and buildings at less than half of what they were worth last year.Flint Hills Resources Alaska...
My Turn: 2014 election brings new Energy to U.S. Senate

...American crude who are constrained by the rule that oil pumped in the U.S. can only be refined here. American oil refineries are able to purchase raw crude from any source, either here or abroad. This creates a distortion in the supply and...
North Pole sues over refinery contamination

FAIRBANKS - The city of North Pole is suing two recent owners of an oil refinery over groundwater pollution.The lawsuit filed Wednesday blames current refinery owner Flint Hills Alaska Resources and previous...
Iraqi forces hold on in refinery fight

...Sunni militants Thursday for control of Iraq's largest oil refinery, but Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's own fate...300 military advisers to Iraq.The loss of the Beiji oil refinery, some 155 miles north of Baghdad, would be a devastating...
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The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...oil below cost to help Alaska oil refineries make money, and the state should...the pollution caused by those oil refineries as they try to make talk about tax credits for oil refineries in Alaska, so we're going to...
Iraqi prime minister's focus is to defend Baghdad

...were killed.Government forces backed by helicopter gunships have also fought for a week to defend Iraq's largest oil refinery in Beiji, north of Baghdad, where a top military official said Tuesday that Sunni militants were regrouping for another...
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Wash. refineries readying for North Dakota oil

BELLINGHAM, Wash. - More Washington state oil refineries are preparing to accept crude oil shipments from North Dakota.BP's refinery at Cherry Point and the Phillips 66 refinery in...
Gov. defends actions for oil refinery's future

FAIRBANKS - Gov. Sean Parnell said critics of his administration's actions in a North Pole oil refinery's impending closure don't see behind-the-scenes work that could keep the refinery operating.Flint Hills Resources announced...
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Understaffed for oil spills?

...the North Slope, 82 villages, two military bases, most of the state's major mines, two of the states' major oil refineries, portions of the Alaska Railroad and the trans-Alaska pipeline, the Fairbanks North Star Borough and several major...
Recent troubles expected to curb BP earnings

...continued - it revealed Monday that it had reported an emission of nitrogen oxide because of a heater leak from its oil refinery in Carson, near Los Angeles, to California public safety agencies. The Carson refinery, which processes around 268...


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