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3 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

Boss make too much? California bill would punish firms that shower CEOs with money

Noting that America's middle class has lost its distinction as the wealthiest in the world, two Bay Area lawmakers say they're attacking income inequality with legislation that would link a company's tax rate to the gap between executive pay and average employee wages.


Related Topix: California, California Government, Startups, Oracle Corporation, Dublin, CA, Chevron Corporation, San Ramon, CA, Energy

7 hrs ago | WATE-TV Knoxville

Chicago doctor among those killed in Afghanistan

This undated photo provided by the Lawndale Christian Health Center in Chicago, shows Dr. .


Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, US Military, US Navy, Baker Hughes, Northwestern University

11 hrs ago | ABC News

Major Oil & Gas Firm to List Drilling Chemicals

A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets.


Related Topix: Baker Hughes, University of Pittsburgh

11 hrs ago | WBAY-TV Green Bay

Postal workers unions protest Staples program

The move by Baker Hughes of Houston... A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets.


Related Topix: Office Equipment, Retail, Staples, Baker Hughes, Oregon, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

13 hrs ago | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

Pineda banned 10 games for pine tar, won't appeal

Officials at the U.S. Naval Base Point Loma in San Diego are searching the base after an unconfirmed report of an armed individual there.


Related Topix: US Military, US Navy

13 hrs ago | KRDO-TV Colorado Springs

Major oil & gas firm to list drilling chemicals

A major supplier to the oil and gas industry says it will begin disclosing 100 percent of the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing fluid, with no exemptions for trade secrets.


Related Topix: Baker Hughes

17 hrs ago |

Argentina's Congress approves $5B Repsol indemnity

In this April 25, 2012 file photo, supporters of an oil nationalization bill proposed by Argentina's President Cristina Fernandez wave flags that read in Spanish "Fight and return YPF" outside Congress as senators debate the bill in Buenos Aires, Argentina.


Related Topix: Repsol YPF SA, Argentina, World News

21 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Spotlight on Green News & Views: Bundy lied, Earth Day 2014, Nate Silver and climate change

Many of the dozens of environmentally related posts that appear at Daily Kos each week don't attract the attention they deserve.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, UC Santa Cruz, Stanford University, US News, Liberal Political News

Yesterday |

Cabot Oil & Gas Co. Stock Rating Upgraded by Societe Generale

The firm currently has a $43.00 price objective on the stock. Societe Generale's price objective would suggest a potential upside of 18.98% from the stock's previous close.


Related Topix: Cabot Oil and Gas, Energy

Wed Apr 23, 2014

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Explosion shuts large natural gas processing plant...

An explosion on Wednesday shut a natural gas-processing plant in Wyoming that can churn out about 2 percent of the daily U.S. gas supply, and a nearby town was evacuated though no injuries were reported.


Related Topix: Explosion, Williams Companies, Energy, Opal, WY, Lincoln County, WY

The Globe and Mail

Family identifies Suncor employee who died at oil sands site

Shane Daye has been identified as the electrician who died working at one of Suncor Energy Inc.'s oil sands sites this week, the second fatality among the company's work force this year.


Related Topix: Suncor Energy

Nanaimo Daily News

Sherritt urges shareholders to back its nominees and distrust dissident group

Sherritt International Corp. urged shareholders on Wednesday to be wary of dissident shareholder George Armoyan and his attempt to join the company's board of directors along with two other nominees.


Related Topix: Energy, Murphy Exploration and Production Company International

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.


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

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


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