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Erwin Seba

U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil, gas producers begin restarting after Barry

Jul 15 2019

HOUSTON U.S. oil companies on Monday began restoring some of the nearly 74% of production that was shut at U.S. Gulf of Mexico platforms ahead of Hurricane Barry, the U.S. offshore drilling regulator said.

U.S. refiners in path of Storm Barry to keep running

Jul 12 2019

HOUSTON/NEW YORK Most U.S. refiners with plants in the path of Tropical Storm Barry scrambled on Friday to keep them running, as the storm continued to strengthen and was projected to become the season's first hurricane.

REFILE-U.S. refiners in path of Storm Barry to keep running

Jul 12 2019

HOUSTON/NEW YORK, July 12 Most U.S. refiners whose plants are in the path of Tropical Storm Barry took steps on Friday to keep them running, even as forecasters warned that the second named storm of the season could become a hurricane just before landfall this weekend.

Storm Barry cuts half U.S. Gulf Coast oil output, flooding fears close coastal refinery

Jul 12 2019

HOUSTON An intensifying tropical storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico on Thursday cut more than half the region's oil output, with energy companies evacuating staff from nearly 200 offshore facilities and a coastal refinery.

Storm threat shuts down U.S. coastal refinery, adding to offshore oil production losses

Jul 11 2019

HOUSTON, July 11 Threatened flooding from a storm in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico that has cut nearly a third of the region's oil production has forced the shutdown of a coastal refinery, pushing oil and gasoline prices higher on Thursday.

U.S. oil companies slash Gulf of Mexico production as storm bears down

Jul 11 2019

HOUSTON U.S. oil producers on Wednesday cut nearly a third of Gulf of Mexico crude output as what could be one of the first major storms of the Atlantic hurricane season threatened offshore oil production and began soaking Louisiana with heavy rains.

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

EXPLAINER-Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

June 21 Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday have renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

Jun 21 2019

Massive explosions that engulfed a Philadelphia refinery in flames on Friday has renewed concerns about the oil industry's use of a highly toxic chemical to make high-octane gasoline at plants in densely populated areas.

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