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Oil council: Shale won't last, Arctic drilling needed now

...Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz, comes at a time when many argue the world needs less oil, not more. U.S. oil storage facilities are filling up, the price of oil has collapsed from over $100 a barrel to around $50, and prices are expected...
Safe operation in Cook Inlet the goal for oil and gas industry

Hilcorp's recent announcement that it plans to reopen the Drift River oil storage facility comes with concerns about operating a tank farm in an environmentally sensitive area that also happens to be at the foot of an...
Redoubt eruption resumes: Saturday morning ashfall blankets south peninsula

...lahar in the Drift River Valley, and past the (Drift River Oil) terminal," Neal said, referring to a crude oil storage facility, operated by Cook Inlet Pipe Line Co., which is at the mouth of the Drift River. As to the extent of the lahar...
Chevron stops production: Redoubt curbs oil output in Cook Inlet

Sixty percent of the oil formerly being held in two tanks at the Drift River Terminal, an oil storage facility at the foot of Mount Redoubt, has been removed. Approximately 20,000 barrels, or 840,000 gallons, of salt water from the...
Agencies doing well to prevent Drift River disaster

...recent visit to Kenai to share information and field questions about the situation at the Drift River Terminal, an oil storage facility on the west side of Cook Inlet. The Drift River Terminal has been a focus of concern since Mount Redoubt began...
More exciting news from the oil patch

...facilities on the east side of the inlet. This comes on top of news that Hilcorp is planning to bring the Drift River oil storage facility back online to accommodate increased production, and that the Cook Inlet Natural Gas Storage Alaska facility is...
CIRCAC wants oil pipe, not Drift River

...prevention and contingency planning group thinks a local energy company should scuttle its plans to reopen a large oil storage facility in favor of constructing a pipeline to transport oil across Cook Inlet. In a July 11 position paper released Wednesday...
State decision on Drift River plan expected soon

After a summer of pricey upgrades, the future of the Drift River oil storage facility rests in the hands of state officials who are expected to make a final decision on Hilcorp Alaska's amended oil spill and contingency...
Groups unite over Drift River: Unified Command ensures decisions about the terminal are made as one

...Environmental Conservation and Cook Inlet Pipe Line Co. (CIPL). CIPL operates the Drift River Oil Terminal, a crude oil storage facility at the mouth of the Drift River. Rod Ficken, a spokesman for CIPL, said the three entities previously were in...
Report: Volcano eruption response good with a chance of improvement of information for both aviation users as well as operators of the Drift River Oil Terminal, a crude oil storage facility situated at the base of the 10,000' mountain, about 50 miles west of the city of Kenai. The report said the...


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