EnergyWire headlines —

SPOTLIGHT

2. EXPLORATION:

To prepare for its turn in the Arctic, ConocoPhillips stays out of rough waters

ANCHORAGE -- Earlier this month, ConocoPhillips' Arctic drilling team began real-time planning for oil exploration in Alaska's Chukchi Sea. Working from a state-of-the-art central control room in the company's downtown offices, the experts are using satellite feeds to monitor ice conditions at ConocoPhillips' Devils Paw prospect. They're tracking daily Arctic weather conditions and mapping the logistics of shipping equipment and personnel to offshore facilities. But despite the intensive activity, the company is not physically sending a drill rig to the Arctic.

THIS MORNING'S STORIES

Advertisement

E&E Interactive

E&E's Power Plan Hub

Compiled Coverage by Issue

Fiscal 2017 Budget and Appropriations
Drought
Global Climate Debate
Oregon Standoff
Nuclear Crisis

E&E Special Reports

A Tale of Two Coal Towns
Deep Underground
Sports at Risk
People To Watch 2016
Greater Expectations: The New Geopolitics of Climate Change
Energy Scions

E&E Services

Learn More About E&E
Start a Trial
Receive Email Alerts
Staff Directory
Employment Opportunities
Announcements

Advertisement

Latest Selected Headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

More headlines&nbspMore headlines

Latest E&ETV Videos