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What others say: Oil price drop not without benefits

...outlying areas - who already pay some of the highest fuel costs on the continent - are stuck paying high prices for petroleum products until they deplete existing supply and make a new order to fill village tanks.There are also secondary benefits...
Agrium nixed from tax credit bill

...or modification of tangible personal property for the in-state manufacture or in-state transport of refined petroleum products or petroleum-based feedstock." House Speaker Mike Chenault, R-Nikiski, proposed an amendment to include...
Fishermen sue over sunken vessel

...damaged cabins owned by the fishermen.The vessel was carrying more than 10,000 gallons of diesel fuel and other petroleum products when it capsized and sank, according to a state Department of Environmental Conservation incident report. The...
Parnell asks lawmakers to extend Tesoro contract

...longer term supply with us," he said.Tesoro's Nikiski refinery produces two to three million gallons of refined petroleum products per day and is the largest taxpayer in the Kenai Peninsula Borough, according to a letter from Parnell to legislators...
Refinery closing will likely cost railroad $11M per year

...fuel shipments and the addition of Delta Western's fuel storage. Last April, Delta Western, which supplies petroleum products to Western Alaska communities, announced plans to build 11.3 million gallons of fuel storage at the port by late...
Cook Inlet spill tool used during Kulluk grounding

...result in a spill - the rig carried about 150,000 gallons of diesel and approximately 12,000 gallons of other petroleum products - it illustrates how the tool could be used to respond to an actual spill, the threat of one, or to prepare...
Borough to consider river protection tax credits

...steps and fish cleaning stations meeting certain requirements. Also included are projects that prevent or reduce petroleum products, including road oil runoff, from entering the water and bank restoration and protection developements. "In most...
Shell nearly finished modifying Arctic drill ship

...recoverable oil and 130 trillion cubic feet of natural gas. The United States consumed 18.8 million barrels per day of petroleum products during 2011, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Shell's drilling plan calls for two...
Hard knocks 101: Spring slash pile burning can be a risky business

...don?t use gasoline or other volatiles to ignite your piles. If the fuels are too wet or green to burn without petroleum products, cover them until they are dry enough to burn without ?assistance?. Remember, burn permits are required...
Railroad's income declines slightly

...railroad is its freight revenue. Freight revenue was down slightly more than $600,000 from 2009. Hauling refined petroleum products, including jet fuel, from the Flint Hills Resources refinery in North Pole constitutes the largest share of the...


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