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1 hr ago | Sunday Herald

OBR stands by oil revenues forecast

The chairman of the UK Government's fiscal watchdog has defended its predictions for the future of the oil and gas industry, which reject the Scottish Government's suggestions of a new oil boom.


6 hrs ago | Nanaimo Daily News

Changes in New Brunswick would see big industry pay more for natural gas

New Brunswick's biggest industrial users of natural gas, including the Irving Oil refinery and pulp and paper mills, would pay more to access natural gas under changes introduced Tuesday to the province's Gas Distribution Act.


Related Topix: Energy, Irving Oil, Enbridge

10 hrs ago | Lincoln Daily News

Halliburton expects margins to rebound in North America

H alliburton Co , the world's No.2 oilfield services provider, expects margins to improve in North America after being depressed for two years as companies step up spending to drill and complete wells.


Related Topix: Halliburton, Energy, Baker Hughes, Schlumberger

Tue Apr 22, 2014

Business Journal

Burleson LLP to take 23,400 square feet above Southpointe Town Center

This time, the energy law firm is moving from a 17,000-square-foot office at the first phase of Southpointe into a new 23,400-square-foot office above the retail town square at Southpointe II, a location that will put the firm close to established oil and gas clients such as Range Resources Corp. and Noble Energy Inc. , whose offices are in walking ... (more)


Related Topix: Energy, Range Resources Corporation, Noble Energy

Nanaimo Daily News

Environmentalists decry regulator approval for CNRL operations near leaks

Allowing an oilsands company to resume operations in an area where it is still trying to fix persistent bitumen leaks is undermining the credibility of Alberta's energy regulator, says an environmental group.


Related Topix: Energy, Canadian Natural Resources, Canada,

Parksville Qualicum News

Inconvenient truths for Earth Day

That was the day when, in the heat of the election campaign, NDP leader Adrian Dix announced in Kamloops that he doesn't support the expansion of the Trans Mountain oil pipeline to its Burnaby terminal, because Vancouver shouldn't become a "major oil port."


Related Topix: Canada, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Vancouver, Canada Travel, Travel, Chevron Corporation, Energy, Opinion

West Australian

Oil Search LNG project ahead of schedule

Oil Search says its key PNG liquefied natural gas project will deliver its first cargo a few months ahead of schedule.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil Search

Jackson Co. approves $5M loan for Pascagoula port

Port Director Mark McAndrews tells The Sun Herald the money will be used to upgrade an under-utilized wharf so that it will be able to handle liquid bulk cargo for a new shipper.


Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Jackson County, MS, Energy, Chevron Corporation

Red Deer Advocate

TransCanada says customers remain fully committed to Keystone XL, despite delay

TransCanada Corp. says its customers are still "100 per cent" behind its proposed Keystone XL oil pipeline, despite dimming prospects that shovels will be hitting the ground any time soon.


Related Topix: Energy, TransCanada, Natural Gas, Cushing, OK, Enbridge

Mon Apr 21, 2014


Saskatchewan government - deeply concerned' over delay in Keystone decision

Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall says the latest delay in a decision on the proposed Keystone XL pipeline is a major blow to Canada's energy industry.


Related Topix: Canada, Energy, TransCanada, Natural Gas


On fracking, cana t California get half a loaf? Thomas Elias

When a city like Carson, home to one large oil refinery and next-door neighbor to another, hard by the junction of two major freeways and site of both a Cal State campus and a Major League Soccer stadium, slaps a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing because of environmental questions, you know fracking of California's vast oil and gas reserves is no ... (more)


Related Topix: California, Occidental Petroleum, Energy, Jerry Brown, US Governors, Opinion

Higher drilling fines approved by Colorado House

A bill to increase fines on the oil and gas industry is on its way to the Colorado Senate after the state House gave it final approval Monday.


KRCG-TV Jefferson City

Supreme Court rejects Exxon Mobil appeal of $105 million verdict

The Supreme Court has declined to disturb a $105 million verdict against Exxon Mobil for contaminating New York City's groundwater.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, ExxonMobil Chemical, Chemicals

Brandon Sun

Halliburton posts 1st-qtr net income of $622M, reversing year-ago loss stemming from oil spill

Halliburton sells services to companies that drill for oil and natural gas, including helping them with hydraulic fracturing, a method of breaking up underground shale rock formations to release trapped gas.


Related Topix: Halliburton, Energy, Oil Spill

Halliburton posts $622M in 1st-qtr net income

In this April 15, 2009, file photo, the Halliburton sign adorns the side of a machine being used by the company at a site for natural-gas producer Williams in Rulison, Colo.


Related Topix: Halliburton, Energy, Oil Spill, Bradenton, FL

Seeking Alpha

Amazon Gets Upgraded, PT Raised To $480; Starts Price War Versus Apple And Samsung

Amazon is deliberately targeting the iPad Mini, iPad, and Galaxy Tab with timely price-cuts.


Related Topix: Amazon, Ipad, Science / Technology, Apple, Startups, Energy, Samsung, CPU

Worker killed at Suncor site

An electrician at the Suncor Energy oilsands site in northern Alberta is dead after being severely injured on the job Sunday morning.


Related Topix: Suncor Energy

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Washington Times

House passes bill to advance gas line project

SB138, from Gov. Sean Parnell, would set state participation at about 25 percent in a project also being pursued TransCanada, the Alaska Gasline Development Corp., and the North Slope's major players.


Related Topix: Sean Parnell, US Governors, Energy, TransCanada, Natural Gas

Seeking Alpha

Goodrich Petroleum: Cracking The Code Of Tuscaloosa Marine Shale

Two successful lower TMS wells in a row validate the management's assertion that the modified well design is effective.


Related Topix: Goodrich Petroleum, Energy

The Wichita Eagle

Pascagoula LNG terminal working on export permits

The nationwide shale boom has greatly imports since the $1.1 billion Gulf LNG terminal opened near the Bayou Casotte Ship Channel.


Related Topix: Pascagoula, MS, Department of Energy, Energy, Kinder Morgan


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