Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
oil and gas
Subsidy Total: 
$12,455,758,533
Number of Awards: 
2,390
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$1,795,683,725116
Exxon Mobil$1,015,682,466115
Valero Energy$921,967,56583
Marathon Petroleum$495,666,522124
Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)$408,600,74433
BP$315,530,694105
Phillips 66$270,036,485184
Occidental Petroleum$207,104,46959


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Source Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidysort icon
Ergon West Virginia Inc Ergon West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Marathon Petroleum Company LP Marathon Petroleum West Virginia state 2010 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Central New York Oil & Gas Crestwood Holdings New York local 2016 $1,199,706 tax credit/rebate
Empire State Pipeline National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $935,241 tax credit/rebate
Central New York Oil & Gas Crestwood Holdings New York local 2016 $524,743 tax credit/rebate
Empire Pipeline, Inc. National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $341,908 tax credit/rebate
Empire State Pipeline National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $278,324 tax credit/rebate
Empire Pipeline National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $239,716 tax credit/rebate
Empire State Pipeline National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $214,428 tax credit/rebate
Seneca Energy II LLC (2013 project) National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $29,248 tax credit/rebate
Empire Pipeline Inc. National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $27,666 tax credit/rebate
Seneca Energy II, LLC National Fuel Gas New York local 2016 $5,301 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. Encana 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 Encana 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 Encana 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 Encana 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 Encana 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. Encana 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 Encana 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. Encana 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 Encana 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. Encana 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 Encana Colorado state 2016 $536,285 tax credit/rebate
Encana Oil & Gas USA Inc. Encana Colorado state 2016 $635,418 tax credit/rebate
Suncor Energy (U.S.A.) Inc. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2017 $653,118 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $678,476 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY(U.S.A.) INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2016 $907,886 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2016 $1,101,524 tax credit/rebate
WPX Energy Inc and Subsidiaries WPX Energy Colorado state 2016 $1,404,474 tax credit/rebate
SPEEDWAY, LLC Marathon Petroleum Illinois local 2017 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
SPEEDWAY LLC Marathon Petroleum Illinois local 2015 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
EXXON MOBIL CORP AND AFFILIATED CO Exxon Mobil Oklahoma state 2009 $141,440 tax credit/rebate
EXXON MOBIL CORP AND AFFILIATED CO Exxon Mobil Oklahoma state 2008 $228,116 tax credit/rebate
EXXON MOBIL CORP AND AFFILIATED CO Exxon Mobil Oklahoma state 2007 $624,514 tax credit/rebate
VALERO REFINING COMPANY OKLAHOMA COMBINE Valero Energy Oklahoma state 2016 $913,820 tax credit/rebate
WHITING PETROLEUM CORPORATION & SUB Whiting Petroleum Oklahoma state 2012 $1,724,081 tax credit/rebate
SINCLAIR OIL CORP Sinclair Oil Oklahoma state 2009 $1,966,034 tax credit/rebate
PHILLIPS 66 CO & SUBS Phillips 66 Oklahoma state 2014 $2,157,977 tax credit/rebate
PHILLIPS 66 CO & SUBS Phillips 66 Oklahoma state 2014 $2,157,977 tax credit/rebate
VALERO REFINING COMPANY OKLAHOMA COMBINE Valero Energy Oklahoma state 2015 $2,442,288 tax credit/rebate
VALERO REFINING COMPANY OKLAHOMA COMBINE Valero Energy Oklahoma state 2014 $2,724,069 tax credit/rebate
VALERO REFINING COMPANY OKLAHOMA COMBINE Valero Energy Oklahoma state 2008 $3,296,839 tax credit/rebate
HOLLYFRONTIER CORP HollyFrontier Oklahoma state 2012 $3,321,202 tax credit/rebate
HOLLYFRONTIER CORP HollyFrontier Oklahoma state 2016 $3,442,876 tax credit/rebate
WHITING PETROLEUM CORPORATION & SUB Whiting Petroleum Oklahoma state 2007 $3,665,847 tax credit/rebate
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