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As US oil production soars, so do pipeline accidents

...roughly matching the rise in U.S. crude oil production, according to an analysis...accidents involving pipelines carrying crude oil and refined petroleum products that...Arkansas, spilled 504,000 gallons of crude oil that sloshed into suburban cul de...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-24/us-oil-production-soars-so
Georgia DOT has until Tuesday to act on pipeline application

...deliver products such as gasoline, jet fuel and diesel. In fact, according to recent statistics, 99.999 percent of crude oil and petroleum product barrels delivered by pipeline reach their destination safely."However, according to data from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-13/georgia-dot-has-until-tuesday
Activists take stand against Arctic oil drilling

...surrounding energy production, and have mobilized against projects that would transform the region into a gateway for crude oil and coal exports to Asia."These proposals have woken a sleeping giant in the Northwest," said Eric de Place, the policy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-14/activists-take-stand-again
US, Canada unveil rules targeting oil train safety

...Rail tank cars used to transport crude oil and many other flammable liquids...most volatile liquids, including crude oil and ethanol, must have an outer...keep them from rupturing.For the crude oil fleet, more than 16,000 of the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/us-canada-unveil-rules-tar
Nasdaq trades above dot-com record as US stocks advance; GM falls on weak earnings

...dollar," said Randy Frederick, managing director of trading and derivatives for Charles Schwab.Benchmark U.S. crude oil rose $1.58, or 2.8 percent, to close at $57.74 a barrel in New York. The advance helped lift energy stocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-24/nasdaq-trades-above-dot-co
Why US job growth isn't boosting the economy and cheap gas isn't powering spending

...20 percent costlier in Europe than a year ago, an increase that has dampened sales.OIL'S SLICK MOVES: A barrel of crude oil costs under $50, having more than halved in price since June. This means wells are pumping out smaller profits, if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-05/why-us-job-growth-isnt-boo
As fight over Keystone XL drags on, oil industry vastly expands its pipeline network

...In North Dakota, just a few hundred miles from the proposed path of the Keystone XL pipeline, 84,000 barrels of crude oil per day recently began flowing through a new line that connects the state's oil fields to an oil hub in Wyoming.In...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-15/fight-over-keystone-xl-dra
Editorial: Pipeline clogged again

...in a move that surprised no one.Getting the river of crude oil to flow through the Canadian-backed pipeline to U.S. refineries...Alberta oil sands, with or without the pipeline. That crude oil will be transported ? one way or another ? to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-02-27/editorial-pipeline-cl
Shell's $70 billion takeover could herald wave of mergers

...a barrel, and many need $40 to $60 to break even so we could see more of these deals."The international price of crude oil has plunged from over $115 a barrel last summer to a low around $45 before recovering somewhat in recent weeks to trade...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-08/shells-70-billion-takeover
Gas price may decrease for summer travel

...is expected if refinery maintenance ends smoothly and crude oil remains relatively cheap, but unexpected problems could...higher than the previous week on Friday, experts believe crude oil prices will drop due to abundant supplies. International...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-06/gas-price-may-decrease-summer