Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
oil and gas
Subsidy Total: 
$12,614,554,370
Number of Awards: 
2,459
Time Period: 

Earliest year of data: 1983. Availability of data for earlier years varies greatly from program to program. The majority of the listings for this industry are for the period since 2012.

Notes: 

The dollar total above adjusts for the fact that there is an overlap between the amounts in one or more Megadeal entries and those of one or more of the other entries. The total includes only those entries matched to a parent company. The industry designation is the primary one for the parent's operations overall. Dollar totals do not include awards for which no subsidy value is disclosed.


Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Subsidy $Number of Awards
Cheniere Energy$3,864,202,23921
Venture Global LNG$1,869,575,0002
Royal Dutch Shell$1,822,610,637120
Exxon Mobil$1,021,177,998119
Valero Energy$954,453,34184
Marathon Petroleum$493,560,159123
Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)$408,600,74433
BP$315,530,694105
Phillips 66$277,018,486187
Occidental Petroleum$207,104,46959


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Locationsort icon Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2013 $14,227 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY U.S.A. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2014 $14,165 tax credit/rebate
Northwest Pipeline GP Williams Companies Colorado state 2014 $12,595 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $12,410 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY U.S.A. INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2013 $37,452 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $11,188 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $7,058 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $6,007 tax credit/rebate
Overland Pass Pipeline Co LLC Williams Companies Colorado state 2015 $5,049 tax credit/rebate
OVERLAND PASS PIPELINE CO LLC Williams Companies Colorado state 2015 $4,573 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $3,570 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY U.S.A. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2014 $3,269 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $3,127 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $3,103 tax credit/rebate
WILLIAMS FIELD SERVICES CO, LLC Williams Companies Colorado state 2015 $3,020 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $2,957 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $2,935 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $2,931 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $2,884 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $2,585 tax credit/rebate
White River Hub, LLC Enterprise Products Partners Colorado state 2014 $2,404 tax credit/rebate
Bargath LLC Williams Companies Colorado state 2014 $1,849 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2014 $1,637 tax credit/rebate
NORTHWEST PIPELINE LLC Williams Companies Colorado state 2015 $1,567 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2013 $5,082 tax credit/rebate
Northwest Pipeline GP Williams Companies Colorado state 2014 $1,450 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2013 $1,420 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $1,246 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $1,197 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation and Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2013 $1,118 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2014 $3,333 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2013 $5,375 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2014 $10,500 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $1,074 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $1,176 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $1,178 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $1,457 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $1,948 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $2,127 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $2,458 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $2,586 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $3,932 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $4,087 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $4,892 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Liberty Wattenberg Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $5,411 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $8,877 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $10,553 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $11,817 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $12,279 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Nucor 2010 Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $12,574 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $13,931 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $14,710 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $15,003 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $18,954 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $21,165 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Liberty Piceance Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $22,713 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2016 $27,188 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $28,000 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $30,158 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $35,707 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Coporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $37,488 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2016 $40,768 tax credit/rebate
PDC Energy, Inc. PDC Energy Colorado state 2017 $41,873 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Nucor 2012 Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $44,114 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $57,645 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $58,316 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $58,692 tax credit/rebate
PDC Energy, Inc. PDC Energy Colorado state 2016 $61,320 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas USA Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $64,427 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $64,693 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2016 $73,287 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $74,716 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Nucor 2010 Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $92,207 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $93,283 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $95,032 tax credit/rebate
SM Energy Company SM Energy Colorado state 2017 $101,063 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2016 $101,255 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $107,403 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas (USA) Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2017 $112,005 tax credit/rebate
Chevron U.S.A., Inc. Chevron Colorado state 2016 $113,815 tax credit/rebate
PDC Energy, Inc PDC Energy Colorado state 2016 $122,577 tax credit/rebate
PDC Energy, Inc PDC Energy Colorado state 2017 $139,813 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $144,805 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $147,348 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $158,023 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $162,547 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $163,784 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Nucor 2012 Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $168,778 tax credit/rebate
PIONEER NATURAL RESOURCES USA, INC. Pioneer Natural Resources Colorado state 2016 $176,607 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas USA Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $183,195 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $225,630 tax credit/rebate
Chevron U.S.A., Inc. Chevron Colorado state 2017 $265,066 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $270,321 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $309,432 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2016 $310,798 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2016 $340,649 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Coporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $365,325 tax credit/rebate
Pioneer Natural Resources USA, Inc. Pioneer Natural Resources Colorado state 2017 $366,865 tax credit/rebate
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation & Subsidiaries Occidental Petroleum Colorado state 2017 $369,195 tax credit/rebate
Encana-Liberty Wattenberg Tax Partnership Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $536,285 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas USA Inc. Ovintiv Inc. Colorado state 2016 $635,418 tax credit/rebate
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