Items Tagged with 'oil'


2 workers burned in oil well explosion

November 27, 2019
| By AP
NORWICH TOWNSHIP — Authorities said two men have been burned in an explosion at a Michigan oil well. Read More

Gov. Snyder signs bill allowing Great Lakes oil tunnel

December 13, 2018
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation establishing a panel to oversee construction of an oil pipeline tunnel in the waterway linking Lake Huron and Lake Michigan, while opponents insisted the battle isn't over and could widen from the state Capitol to the courts. Read More

Letter: Well-managed pipelines best way to move energy

August 4, 2017
We are a small, family-owned energy producer employing great people in West Michigan for the last 40 years. Read More

Oil and gas production boosts Michigan economy

September 26, 2014
An American Petroleum Institute representative in Grand Rapids recently said technological innovation in oil and gas extraction is “changing the entire vision of our energy future and opening vast new possibilities” for economic growth. Read More

Great Lakes Commission studies oil shipping

October 9, 2013
| By AP
MILWAUKEE — Representatives of U.S. states and Canadian provinces surrounding the Great Lakes are calling for a closer look at plans to step up transportation of crude oil in the region. Read More

That includes the minerals, doesn’t it?

April 5, 2013
Most landowners assume when they buy real estate, it includes the subsurface oil, gas and other minerals. But is that really true? Read More

Crystal Flash enters propane market for bus and commercial fleets

Tom Fehsenfeld welcomes competing ‘autogas’ suppliers.

January 25, 2013
Crystal Flash Energy, a Grand Rapids-based vehicle and home heating fuel distributor that operates throughout much of the Lower Peninsula, has signed on to be the exclusive Michigan dealer for Alliance AutoGas, which is active throughout North America and based in Asheville, N.C. Read More