ConocoPhillips Company is an international energy corporation. It was created through the merger of Conoco Inc. and the Phillips Petroleum Company in 2002. In the United States, the company operates Conoco, Phillips 66, and (Union) 76 (which was part of Unocal for many years). The 76 brand is owned by Phillips Petroleum. Union Oil Company of California, dba Unocal, the original owner and creator of the Union 76 brand merged with Chevron Corporation in 2005.