Unit at Philadelphia refinery completely destroyed in fire: sources

(Reuters) – The alkylation unit involved in a massive fire on Friday at Philadelphia Energy Solutions Inc’s oil refinery has been completely destroyed, which will hamper the supply of... Read more »

Explainer: Philadelphia refinery blast puts new spotlight on toxic chemical

(Reuters) – 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... Read more »

Fire ‘like a nuclear bomb’ rips through Philadelphia refinery

(Reuters) – Firefighters are battling a massive fire at Philadelphia Energy Solutions’ refinery in Philadelphia that has resulted in several explosions but caused no significant injuries, the company said... Read more »

Huge fire rips through Philadelphia refinery, no casualties reported

(Reuters) – Fire ripped through a Pennsylvania oil refinery early on Friday, triggering a huge explosion that local media said rocked homes several miles away. Video footage showed the... Read more »

Oil jumps 3% to $63 as Iran shoots down U.S. drone in Gulf

LONDON (Reuters) – Oil jumped more than 3% to above $63 a barrel on Thursday after Iran shot down a U.S. military drone, raising fears of a military confrontation... Read more »

Oil prices jump as downed U.S. drone stokes Middle East tensions

TOKYO (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed around 3% on Thursday amid escalating tensions in the Middle East as a U.S. official said one of the country’s military drones was... Read more »

Pipeline explodes in Grady County, Oklahoma: local media

(Reuters) – A pipeline exploded in Grady County, Oklahoma, on Tuesday, according to a local news website. No injuries have been reported, KFOR.com added. It was not immediately known... Read more »

Taiwan’s CPC sees little impact after tanker attacked in Middle East

* Company sees little impact from tanker attack * Cargo estimated to cost about $34 mln -official * CPC expects loss of about $250,000 – official TAIPEI, June 14... Read more »

U.N. chief condemns tanker attacks, says facts must be established

U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres attends a session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF), Russia June 7, 2019. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – United Nations Secretary-General Antonio... Read more »

Two oil tankers struck in suspected attacks in Gulf of Oman: shipping firms

DUBAI (Reuters) – Two oil tankers were hit in suspected attacks in the Gulf of Oman, shipping firms and industry sources said on Thursday, sending oil prices as much... Read more »