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Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon

Gas prices dip below $3 a gallon

You don't need to drive a DeLorean like in "Back to the Future" to enjoy retro gas prices.

October 20, 2014 5:00 pm
FUEL: Gas prices fell after Midwest boosted output

FUEL: Gas prices fell after Midwest boosted output

An overabundance of supply caused West Texas Intermediate Crude Oil and Gasoline prices to fall over the last three months.

August 31, 2014 12:00 am

Enbridge will begin cleaning up after pipeline construction

Work crews will start cleaning up this week after the new Enbridge Line 6B pipeline that runs through Northwest Indiana.

May 19, 2014 12:43 pm
EDITORIAL: Build Keystone XL for safety's sake

EDITORIAL: Build Keystone XL for safety's sake

The Keystone XL pipeline should be built as a way to make oil transportation safer.

May 08, 2014 12:00 am Related

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FUEL: Gas business steady, but all eyes on Ukraine

FUEL: Gas business steady, but all eyes on Ukraine

The fuel business is holding steady after rebounding from a slow start.

May 04, 2014 12:00 am
BP says majority of surface oil recovered after spill

BP says majority of surface oil recovered after spill

WHITING | After the second day of cleanup, crews have removed the "vast majority" of surface oil floating in a Lake Michigan cove after BP Whiting Refinery discharged as much as 756 gallons of crude into the Great Lake.

March 26, 2014 8:00 pm Photos

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Commodity prices have been mixed, but a burger may cost more

Commodity prices have been mixed, but a burger may cost more

The stock market soared last year, as did some commodity prices, such as for eggs, milk and vegetables.

February 02, 2014 6:00 am Video
FUEL: Gas prices falling, but Luke Oil expanding

FUEL: Gas prices falling, but Luke Oil expanding

Gas prices fell to their lowest monthly average last year in November, and are expected to continue to decline.

February 02, 2014 12:00 am
Enbridge pipeline construction to continue into next year after permit delays

Enbridge pipeline construction to continue into next year after permit delays

MERRILLVILLE | About 30 hard hat-clad work crews have been mucking through mud throughout Northwest Indiana over the past few months while installing a $1.5 billion pipeline that will carry crude oil from Canada and the Dakotas to Midwestern refineries, including the BP facility in Whiting.

November 19, 2013 6:00 pm Video Photos

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Wait to see gasoline prices when economy picks up

The price of crude oil is down to $103.30 a barrel, the Dow Jones is below 15,000, there are not any storms shutting down oil transportation or production facilities, but the price of gas goes up 20 to 25 cents in one day. 

October 20, 2013 12:00 am
BP Whiting Refinery project getting closer to completion

BP Whiting Refinery project getting closer to completion

About 7,000 tradesman are still working on the BP Whiting Refinery project, or about half as many as had been employed during the peak of the construction.

September 25, 2013 6:00 am
Enbridge gets OK to move forward with pipeline

Enbridge gets OK to move forward with pipeline

A federal agency has approved the the first Indiana segment of a pipeline that will pass through the region while carrying Canadian crude oil to Midwestern refineries.

August 27, 2013 7:00 pm Photos

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Crews staking out path of new oil pipeline

MERRILLVILLE | An estimated 500 employees of Enbridge Energy Partners LP would swarm into Hobart if the company's new Line 6B oil pipeline ever started leaking into the Deep River.

August 14, 2013 12:40 pm

Gas Prices increase in region

Gas prices in the region have rose to about $3.40 per gallon compared to $3.19, and in some places, as low as $3.09, just several days ago.

January 23, 2013 4:22 pm

EDITORIAL: Keep pipeline project moving forward

Enbridge Energy Co.'s plan to build a new $1.9 billion pipeline across northern Indiana and Michigan is drawing considerable interest. It should draw applause as well.

January 18, 2013 12:00 am

Petition seeks support for more Enbridge pipeline project transparency

A Michigan City-based environmental group has more than 100 signatures for a petition seeking more regulatory scrutiny and public input on a plan from Enbridge Energy Partners LP to replace an aging oil pipeline originating in Northwest Indiana.

July 30, 2012 5:45 pm
MARK KIESLING: There are no losers in this refinery agreement

MARK KIESLING: There are no losers in this refinery agreement

The agreement BP reached to pay $400 million to upgrade its environmental controls at its Whiting Refinery is a winner for all sides.

May 27, 2012 12:00 am

EDITORIAL: Refinery work greases wheels of progress

On this Thanksgiving Day, as we pause to count our blessings, the $3.8 billion Whiting Refinery expansion is among them. This project is providing high-paying jobs the region desperately needs.

November 24, 2011 12:00 am
Lengthier timeline doesn't mitigate impact of BP Whiting Refinery project

Lengthier timeline doesn't mitigate impact of BP Whiting Refinery project

WHITING | Traffic jams are all too common at 129th Street and Indianapolis Boulevard during a shift change at the BP Whiting Refinery.

November 20, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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Enviro concerns fuel struggle to fully embrace Canadian oil sands

Enviro concerns fuel struggle to fully embrace Canadian oil sands

Amid the battle of rhetoric and emotion waged at the national level over the proposed transcontinental Keystone XL pipeline, Northwest Indiana is home to a quieter effort to import more Canadian crude oil.

November 20, 2011 12:00 am Photos

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