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BP Amoco's profits surge, helped by increase in price of oil

...the refining industry to help boost BP Amoco PLC's fourth-quarter operating profit by 145 percent. BP Amoco announced a quarterly profit for the...the fourth-quarter a year ago, BP Amoco earned $866 million. The result...
Knowles defends taking money from BP Amoco

...Thursday defended its decision to let BP Amoco pay for the state's legal battle...settlement, known as a charter, with BP Amoco. The charter also allows the state...were protected. The $1.5 million BP Amoco paid the state as part of the charter...
Construction of $86 million plant scheduled to begin in 6 months

...high-quality synthetic crude oil, BP Amoco announced Monday. "The test to prove and refine the process BP Amoco developed with Kvaerner Process Technology...Campbell said the project demonstrates BP Amoco's commitment to developing North...
Greenpeace activists set up protest camp

...the frozen Arctic Ocean to protest BP Amoco's Northstar development. Melanie...The campaign comes a month after 100 BP Amoco shareholders in London forced the...Greenpeace staged a demonstration outside BP Amoco headquarters in London with 10 members...
Alaska can join companies' defense of merger

...billion merger between oil companies BP Amoco PLC and Atlantic Richfield Co...week of March 20. London-based BP Amoco agreed last March to acquire Los Angeles-based...participate in any settlement talks between BP Amoco and the FTC. FTC lawyer Barbara Boast...
It's too soon to condemn BP's decision to hire Texas-based contractor

When BP Amoco announced in June that Nikiski would be the site of an $86 million pilot plant to test technology for turning natural gas into...
House urges Exxon Mobil to pay oil spill judgment

...AP) -- Spurred by the company's move to block the BP Amoco-Atlantic Richfield Co. deal, the House passed a oil industry already slowed by uncertainty over the BP Amoco-Arco merger. The timing of the filing -- on the 11th...
Salmon, merger make news

...said Ken Boyd, who recently stepped down as director of the state Division of Oil and Gas. The year began with BP Amoco pressuring the Federal Trade Commission to approve its takeover of Arco. But in February the FTC rejected the $29 billion...
Russian Far East oil fields: On the brink of a major boom?

...been identified so far for exploration and possible development. Giant multinational oil companies, such as Marathon, BP-Amoco, Exxon and Arco, are investing in Sakhalin alongside Russian, Japanese and Korean joint-venture partners. Their...
Exxon Mobil considers its own gas pipeline option

...gas prices in the Lower 48 have risen about 60 percent over the past year, prompting renewed interest by companies like BP Amoco and Phillips Petroleum in a new pipeline from the North Slope into Canada and the Lower 48. Exxon spokesman Bob Davis...


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