Conoco hits a home run – $1.2b invested in AK; Knopp strikes out.

December 10, 2018

ConocoPhillips eyes output hike with $6.1bn spend Eoin O’Cinneide, Upstream Online, December 10, 2018 ConocoPhillips is looking for a sizeable rise in production next year but has elected to keep capital expenditure flat at $6.1 billion. The US independent is to target its Lower 48 unconventional plays as well as operations in Alaska, although Europe […]

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Woe unto WOTUS; 5 decades worth of oil from Texas

December 7, 2018

U.S. Coast Guard chief optimistic about icebreaker ship funding Timothy Gardner, Reuters, December 7, 2018 The United States may soon get funding for a new heavy icebreaker ship, the head of the U.S. Coast Guard said on Thursday. The United States has two polar-capable operational icebreakers — a heavy one, the Polar Star, which is […]

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Energy Dominance; Production Reduction: Voters want clean energy

December 6, 2018

US is well on its way to Trump’s goal of ‘energy dominance,’ says Marathon Petroleum CEO Elizabeth Gurdus, CNBC, December 5, 2018 President Donald Trump’s goal of making the United States a global superpower in energy is starting to come true, Marathon Petroleum Corp. Chairman and CEO Gary Heminger told CNBC on Tuesday. “When I […]

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