Tagged: exxonmobil

Exxon: Highly Unlikely World Limits Fossil Fuels

by Associated Press 4/1/2014 11:46 am

On the same day the world's scientists issued their latest report on climate change and the risks it poses to society, the nation's biggest oil and gas company said the world's climate policies are "highly unlikely" to stop it from selling fossil fuels far into the future.

One Year After Spill, Clinton School Panel Discusses Lessons From ExxonMobil's Pipe Break in Mayflower

by Christina Huynh, The Associated Press 4/1/2014 07:26 am

A year after a major oil spill in a small Arkansas town, a congressman says that while communities believe they are ready for a disaster, there is always something else to do to prepare.

ExxonMobil to Restart Pegasus Pipeline in Texas

by Associated Press 3/31/2014 02:20 pm

The U.S. government says ExxonMobil can restart in Texas a segment of an oil pipeline that ruptured in Arkansas a year ago.

Exxon Sued by Whisenhunt over Gas Royalties

by Arkansas Business Staff 12/16/2013 12:00 am

An investment arm of the Little Rock commercial developer Joe Whisenhunt is hauling Exxon Mobil Corp., its subsidiary XTO Energy and other firms into court for allegedly shortchanging him on natural gas royalties.

Agency Proposes $2.6M in Penalties Against Exxon

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 11/6/2013 04:45 pm

A federal agency is proposing more than $2.6 million in civil penalties against ExxonMobil after one of the company's pipelines ruptured and spilled thousands of barrels of oil in central Arkansas, according to a document released Wednesday.

Lion Oil Sues for $80 Million Claim After Pipeline Rupture

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/14/2013 12:00 am

An oil pipeline rupture in April 2012 in Louisiana has cost Lion Oil Co. of Brentwood, Tenn., more than $80 million at its oil refinery in El Dorado.

Exxon Asks Judge to Dismiss Arkansas Oil Spill Lawsuit

by Lance Turner 8/24/2013 11:54 am

Lawyers for ExxonMobil Pipeline Company have asked a judge to dismiss a federal lawsuit about an oil spill in central Arkansas.

Arkansas Times' Crowdfunded Partnership A Go in Mayflower

by Luke Jones 7/29/2013 12:00 am

Outtakes previously reported on the crowd funding collaboration between Little Rock's Arkansas Times and Pulitzer-winning InsideClimate News of Brooklyn, by which the publications were seeking about $25,000 to fund a definitive report on the ExxonMobil spill in Mayflower. The project reached its goal, scoring $26,790, in less than a month.

State, Feds Seek Civil Penalties from ExxonMobil Over Mayflower Oil Spill

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 6/13/2013 03:20 pm

State and federal authorities want a judge to find ExxonMobil broke the law when a pipeline failed at Mayflower and spilled an estimated 150,000 gallons of crude oil in a neighborhood and adjacent waterway, authorities announced Thursday.

Cause of Mayflower Exxon-Mobil Oil Spill Still a Mystery

by Luke Jones 5/27/2013 12:00 am

It's been almost two months and Exxon-Mobil still hasn't released a reason why a portion of its 850-mile Pegasus pipeline in March ruptured and spilled more than 200,000 gallons of crude oil into a Mayflower neighborhood and its surrounding area.

Development of Shale Play Slows, but Other Pipeline Work Continues

by Luke Jones 5/27/2013 12:00 am

Even as the mad rush to develop the Fayetteville Shale slows, the pipeline construction business in Arkansas remains viable.

Central Arkansas Water Seeks Plan to Move ExxonMobil Pipeline

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 4/12/2013 08:22 am

Officials with an Arkansas water supplier approved a measure Thursday asking ExxonMobil for a plan to move an oil pipeline away from an area that drains into the main source of drinking water for Little Rock and several other communities.

Dustin McDaniel: ExxonMobil Oil Pipeline Gash 22 Feet Long

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 4/11/2013 08:16 am

An ExxonMobil pipeline that ruptured last month and spilled thousands of barrels of oil in central Arkansas has a gash in it that is 22 feet long and 2 inches wide, state Attorney General Dustin McDaniel said Wednesday.

Feds Send Corrective Order to Exxon After Mayflower Oil Leak

by Jeannie Nuss, The Associated Press 4/3/2013 07:17 am

Federal pipeline safety officials on Tuesday issued a corrective action order to ExxonMobil Pipeline Co. after one of its pipelines ruptured last week in central Arkansas.