FINDLAY, Ohio, Aug. 2, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Marathon Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: MPC) today announced that it and certain of its subsidiaries have entered into a definitive agreement with 7-Eleven, Inc., a wholly owned, indirect subsidiary of Seven & i Holdings Co., Ltd. (3382: Tokyo), whereby 7-Eleven will acquire Speedway for $21 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close in the first quarter of 2021, subject to customary closing conditions and regulatory approvals.
HOUSTON, July 31, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Oasis Midstream Partners LP (Nasdaq: OMP) ("Oasis Midstream" or the "Partnership") plans to announce its Second Quarter 2020 financial and operational results on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 before market open. Additionally, the Company will host a live webcast and conference call on Wednesday, August 5, 2020 at 11:30 a.m. Central Time to discuss Second Quarter 2020 financial and operational results.
Environmental activist groups who attacked oil and gas companies for receiving COVID-19 relief accepted millions in paycheck relief loans, according to government documents released earlier this month.
OKLAHOMA CITY, June 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE: CLR) ("Continental" or the "Company") today highlighted its longstanding commitment to Environmental, Social and Corporate Governance (ESG) practices and initiatives with the release of its 2019 ESG report.
At least one Shreveport company has already folded. Sklar Exploration, an independent exploration production company that spans three generations, filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy in April.
The Department of Energy will rent space to oil producers to store their surplus crude amid a decrease in demand linked to the coronavirus pandemic.
A federal judge on Friday upheld the Trump administration’s decision to repeal an Obama-era rule that established standards for hydraulic fracking on federal land.
NorthWestern Energy activated a company-wide plan to address the implications of the COVID 19 outbreak while providing reliable energy service for our customers in Nebraska, South Dakota and Montana.
Judge Laurie Selber Silverstein signed an order authorizing Furie Operating Alaska LLC to enter into an acquisition by foreclosure agreement with Kachemak Exploration LLC on Feb. 21 in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware.
WASHINGTON – The Navajo Generating Station will shut down for good in a matter of days, the plant’s owners announced this week, once the plant burns through its remaining supply of coal.
A bill to halt oil and gas development via a 10-mile exclusionary zone surrounding Chaco Culture National Historical Park drew opposition from local residents and the representative governments located nearby at a subcommittee hearing yesterday.
The Interior Department requested last week that a federal circuit court allow it to revise environmental reviews of oil and gas leases sold in 2015 and 2016 in Wyoming, Utah and Colorado.
The Bureau of Land Management had a record year for revenues from onshore oil and gas lease sales, as well as production in 2018, according to data released by the agency this week.
The rural region connecting eastern Utah and western Colorado are home to abundant natural gas supplies that promise to compete in global markets and deliver climate benefits along the Pacific Rim yet depend on completion of proposed infrastructure projects, according to a new report. The an…
HELENA - The Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) is conducting cattle testing related to the diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis (TB) in animals during routine inspection conducted at out-of-state slaughter establishments.
Cascade Farmers Mutual Insurance Company’s Board of Directors announced at the Annual Meeting March 13th, Janet Thompson as their new General Manager. Mrs. Thompson has been with Cascade Farmers Mutual Insurance Company since 2007 and comes with over 33 years of combined Insurance Experienc…
While it seems to fly in the face of everything we believe and have been taught about nuclear power, it may actually be the safest form of power production that we have. Ironically, the immense potency of the power of splitting an atom is simultaneously what makes nuclear weapons so dangerou…
Global oil and gas companies are increasingly facing an uphill battle as global warming policies are taking their toll. Most analysts and market watchers are focusing on peak oil demand scenarios, but the reality could be much darker. International oil companies (IOCs) are likely to face a B…
Buried deep in a brief document filed with the U. S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit is a sentence that likely has gotten little notice: “In addition, despite government counsel’s diligence, the government has not yet completed the process for the Solicitor General to d…
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Macquarie Capital, the corporate advisory, capital markets and principal investment arm of Macquarie Group (ASX: MQG; ADR: MQBKY), today announced the hiring of Chris Rutherford as a Managing Director. Mr. Rutherford will cover upstream oil and gas companies and be…
HELENA — A bill would allow NorthWestern Energy to take control of the Colstrip power plant with scaled-back regulatory oversight, and it’s moving through the Legislature at lightning speed.
Following President Trump’s State of the Union address, Acting Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt paid a visit to Hobbs, N.M. today to help promote the administration’s agenda on energy issues.
Gannett’s board has rejected an unsolicited proposal to be bought by media company MNG Enterprises, known as Digital First Media, Gannett said Monday. The board’s rejection was unanimous.
Oil Search said Jan. 24 that it has exercised its option with Armstrong Energy to acquire a 50 percent interest in, and operatorship of, the 195,200-acre block of leases on the eastern North Slope held by Lagniappe Alaska LLC, a 100 percent-owned Armstrong company.
Editor's Note: The Rocky Mountain Oil Journal began its life as the Montana Oil Journal almost one hundred years ago. It was originally established in Great Falls, but is now based in Denver.
The number of drilled but uncompleted wells (DUCs) in the U.S. shale patch has skyrocketed by roughly 60 percent over the past two years. That leaves a rather large backlog that could add a wave of new supply, even if the pace of drilling begins to slow.
DENVER, CO — The Colorado Supreme Court issued a decision today, restoring the rights of property owners, and reinstating the longstanding regulations on energy exploration enacted by the Colorado State Assembly.
3 Rivers Communications has created a new grant program to help our local communities fund expansion of their economic development efforts. The Economic Development Training Grant Program will award up to $500 to an organization to assist with costs associated for training and education.
As Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke prepares to exit at the end of the year, and candidates for his replacement are in the mix to be announced before the Christmas holiday, Western Wire takes a look at some of the key policies he advanced that will likely continue under the next head of the age…
From left to right, Ross Oveson and Brad Bauman, with Sun River Electric Cooperative present a check to Ben Rhodes and Nick Dale with the Fairfield Volunteer Fire Department. The $2,400 check will be used to offer advanced training to our firefighters. The Education Fund donation comes from …
As national parks have soared in popularity in recent years, local leaders in the communities surrounding Yellowstone spoke to U.S. Sen. Steve Daines (R-Mont.) about how increased visitation is leading to strain on resources in the area during a Congressional field hearing on Friday.
Fresh off the Democratic capture of the U.S. House of Representatives, green groups with ties to wealthy anti-fossil fuel foundations are working to position climate change as a top priority despite very little traction for the issue on the campaign trail.
BIG HORN COUNTY, MONTANA - Clearmont, Wyo.–based Alta Vista Oil (Alta Vista), who appears to be representing Apache Oil, has a new field discovery at a remote site located in the northwestern portion of the Powder River Basin in Montana. Spotting some 2 miles north of the Wyoming border and …
Newcomers to Fairfield – and the surrounding area – often comment about how the community involves members with cognitive disabilities into the fabric of community life. There is probably nothing else that demonstrates the heart of a community.
At the upcoming Farm in the Dell Rocky Mountain Front Pheasant Fest, the organization will be offering 2018 calendars for sale.