Limited market access still impedes Rockies oil prices

06/12/2006
The US House Energy and Commerce Committee’s hearing last month ostensibly was about gasoline supplies, prices, and formulations. But Rep. Mary Bono (R-Calif.) directed her inquiry further upstream.“If you talk to some of our domestic producers, you learn that they’re receiving as little as $22/bbl when the world price is more than $70/bbl,” she said.Bono then asked one of the witnesses, US Energy Information Administration Deputy Administrator Howard K. Gruenspecht, if US oil producers are limited in their choices of customers. He responded that factors from refinery maintenance to crude type can affect what a producer receives.“It’s not just transport...
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