(Bill Montgomery/Houston Chronicle)

Oil companies lose trans-Alaska pipeline case

The ruling states that the project to update four pump stations and control systems along the 800-mile line, known as Strategic Reconfigurations, was “imprudently” managed.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Noble shelves midstream IPO amid equity slump

The postponement is a surprising reversal from last week, when the Houston-based producers said it hoped to raise at least $237.5 million.
(Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Pair of DJ Basin pipelines joining into single project

The combined pipeline will run from Colorado to the oil logistics hub in Cushing, Oklahoma more than 550 miles away.
(AP Photo/The Tyler Morning Telegraph, Sarah A. Miller)

Keystone XL developer withdraws Nebraska route application

TransCanada made the announcement Wednesday, a day before it was scheduled to appear before the Nebraska Public Service Commission for a planning conference.
(Jeff Kowalsky/Bloomberg News)

Marathon ups “final offer” for MarkWest, bringing deal to $1.28 billion

The move Tuesday comes just a week after Marathon offered a separate $400 million cash sweetener to the deal that has faced some investor resistance and tumbling stock values for both Marathon’s acquiring entity, the MPLX pipeline spinoff, and MarkWest. Former MarkWest CEO John Fox has rallied opposition against the deal.
Russ Girling, President and CEO of TransCanada Corp., during CERA Week at the Hilton Americas on March 4, 2014, in Houston. (Mayra Beltran/Houston Chronicle)

TransCanada plans dividend growth with $36.7 billion in projects

TransCanada is pursuing bite-sized projects as it seeks to win approval for large-scale pipelines held up by environmental opposition and regulatory scrutiny, including the Keystone XL project rejected this month by U.S. President Barack Obama.
Pipelines run toward oil storage tanks stand at the Enbridge Inc. Cushing storage terminal in Cushing, Oklahoma, U.S., on Wednesday, March 25, 2015. (Daniel Acker/Bloomberg)

Enbridge to cut 5 percent of workforce amid slump

Energy infrastructure giant Enbridge said late Monday it will lay off 500 workers and eliminate another 100 unfilled positions as the company looks to cut costs amid the oil slump.
Gas prices are posted at the Sunoco gas station in Philadelphia. . (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Energy Transfer to send Sunoco retail business in $2.2 billion deal

Energy Transfer said Monday it will move its retail gasoline business from one branch of its family tree into another with a $2.2 billion deal.
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Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Technique team members, left, evaluate oil coverage as a hand crew worker scraps areas affected by an oil spill at Refugio State Beach, north of Goleta, Calif., on Wednesday, June 10, 2015.  (AP Photo/Damian Dovarganes)

More repairs ordered for pipe after California oil spill

Federal regulators said the line owned by Plains All American Pipeline was constructed and operated in the same way as the line that broke May 19 outside Santa Barbara and the agency had found inspections of both pipes had underestimated corrosion inside.
(Paul O'Driscoll/Bloomberg News)

Shell affiliates are buyers, sellers in $390 million midstream transaction

Shell and other producers have also been using deals that sell some of their pipelines to help raise cash as they struggle with low crude oil prices.