Subsidy Tracker: Industry Summary Page

Major Industry: 
oil and gas
Subsidy Total: 
$12,548,670,503
Number of Awards: 
2,436
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$495,666,522124
Saudi Arabian Oil Company (Saudi Aramco)$408,600,74433
BP$315,530,694105
Phillips 66$271,738,942185
Occidental Petroleum$207,104,46959


Individual Subsidy Records:

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Company Parent Location Subsidy Sourcesort icon Year Subsidy Value Loan/Bailout Value Type of Subsidy
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2018 $7,345 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY(U.S.A.)INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2018 $6,596 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY (U.S.A.) INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2019 $5,161 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2019 $4,794 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2018 $4,292 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2018 $3,293 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY (U.S.A.) INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2019 $2,517 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2019 $2,147 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY(U.S.A.) INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2019 $2,085 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY (U.S.A.) Suncor Energy Colorado state 2019 $2,030 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2018 $1,851 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2019 $1,566 tax credit/rebate
Bill Barrett Corporation HighPoint Resources Colorado state 2018 $1,269 tax credit/rebate
Whiting Petroleum Corporation Whiting Petroleum Colorado state 2019 $1,028 tax credit/rebate
SUNCOR ENERGY (U.S.A.) INC. Suncor Energy Colorado state 2019 $1,013 tax credit/rebate
BP plc BP Colorado state 2019 $209,339 tax credit/rebate
EQT PRODUCTION COMPANY EQT Pennsylvania state 2019 $1,487 tax credit/rebate
Ergon-West Virginia Inc Ergon West Virginia state 2016 $9,900 training reimbursement
Ergon-West Virginia Inc Ergon West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Marathon Oil Corporation Marathon Oil West Virginia state 2008 undisclosed tax credit/rebate
Shell Chemical, LP Royal Dutch Shell Louisiana State 2019 $13,104,428 tax credit
Equilon Enterprises, LLC Royal Dutch Shell Louisiana State 2021 $9,414,573 tax credit
Chalmette Refining, LLC PBF Energy Louisiana State 2019 $5,151,500 tax credit
Equilon Enterprises LLC (dba SOPUS) Royal Dutch Shell Louisiana State 2019 $4,003,500 tax credit
Exxon Mobil Corporation (Refinery) Exxon Mobil Louisiana State 2020 $3,070,391 tax credit
Exxon Mobil Corp dba Exxon Mobil Corp (Chemical) Exxon Mobil Louisiana State 2020 $1,321,875 tax credit
Exxon Mobil Corporation (Plastics) Exxon Mobil Louisiana State 2019 $951,906 tax credit
Placid Refining Company, LLC Petro-Hunt Louisiana State 2019 $902,357 tax credit
ExxonMobil Corporation (Lubes Plant) Exxon Mobil Louisiana State 2019 $151,360 tax credit
Enlink Midstream Operating, LP EnLink Midstream Louisiana State 2018 $133,367 tax credit
Valero Services Inc. Valero Energy Louisiana State 2021 $32,485,776 tax credit
IRVING OIL MARKETING INC Irving Oil Maine state 2018 $321,029 property tax abatement
IRVING OIL MARKETING INC Irving Oil Maine state 2019 $321,029 property tax abatement
IRVING OIL TERMINALS INC Irving Oil Maine state 2018 $9,141 property tax abatement
IRVING OIL TERMINALS INC Irving Oil Maine state 2019 $9,141 property tax abatement
SUNPOWER CORPORATION Total S.A. Washington state 2019 $16,422 tax credit/rebate
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