Enterprise Products Partners is planning to build an ethane export facility along the Gulf Coast, capable of loading 240,000 barrels per day of liquefied gas onto tankers headed for international buyers. More »
Canada said Wednesday it was phasing out the type of rail tankers involved in last summer’s massive explosion of a runaway oil train that incinerated much of a town in Quebec, killing 47 people and prompting intense public pressure to make oil trains safer. More »
A group of ranchers, farmers and indigenous leaders set up an unusual display in Washington, D.C. Tuesday, building a teepee encampment on the National Mall and riding horses past the Capitol to oppose the border-crossing pipeline. More »
The United States is ill prepared to tackle oil spills in the Arctic, whether from drilling or vessels traveling through newly passable waterways once clogged with ice, according to a National Research Council report released Wednesday. More »
PTT Exploration & Production Pcl, Thailand’s biggest publicly listed oil and natural gas explorer, agreed to pay about $1 billion cash for Hess Corp. (HES)’s stakes in oil and gas assets in Thailand. More »
“If Keystone gets approved, then great, but the system is working fine without it,” said Robert Mark, director of research at MacDougall, MacDougall & MacTier Inc. “There’s a lot of Keystone fatigue out there.” More »
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