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1 hr ago | 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

2 hrs ago |

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

4 hrs ago | 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

8 hrs ago |

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

Northern Michigan News

Fracking foes cringe as unions back drilling boom

After early complaints that out-of-state firms got the most jobs, some local construction trade workers and union members in Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia say they're now benefiting in a big way from the Marcellus and Utica Shale oil and gas boom.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania, US News

Greenwich Citizen

Task force seeks answers to earthquake increase

Supporters of the oil and gas industry are urging a three-member, governor-appointed task force to avoid jumping to conclusions in its study of whether man-made activity is causing a rise in earthquakes across south-central Kansas.


Related Topix: Earthquake, Natural Disasters, US Politics, Sam Brownback, US News, US Senate, Republican, Kansas, Geology, Science, US Governors

The Daily Breeze

Gas prices soar above $4, respite not due until September

Southland gas prices have risen dramatically over the past week, and one industry expert figures they'll remain above $4 a gallon until September.


Related Topix: Los Angeles County, CA, Rolling Hills, CA, Redondo Beach, CA, Chevron Corporation, Energy, El Segundo, CA, Torrance, CA

Sat Apr 19, 2014


Gas prices

The number of Americans who believe U.S. oil should be kept on U.S. soil to lower gasoline prices rose in the last four months, a new Reuters/Ipsos poll said in late March.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy

Vancouver Sun

Frustration and elation greets new delay to Keystone XL

The premier of Alberta and the head of TransCanada Corporation both expressed frustration at the U.S. government Friday for once again delaying a decision on the company's controversial Keystone XL pipeline.


Related Topix: Energy, TransCanada, Natural Gas, Canada, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama

Seeking Alpha

A Sub-$100 Nexus Phone Can Kill The BlackBerry Z3

Rumor has it that MediaTek is helping Google come up with a sub-$100 Nexus Android phone.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Apple, Energy, Samsung, Kindle, iPod touch App, iPad App, iPhone and iPad App, iPhone App, Ipad, Science / Technology

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

After a Harsh Winter, Oilfield Services Wake Up From Hibernation

Unusually severe winters can be both a blessing and a curse for the energy industry.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Chevron Corporation, Chesapeake Energy

News Times

Gupta agrees to surrender to prison authorities on June 17

Rajat Gupta , the former Goldman Sachs Group director convicted in a 2012 insider trading scheme tied to the Galleon Group hedge fund, agreed to surrender to prison authorities on June 17 to begin a two-year sentence, a federal judge in Manhattan said.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Financial Services, Investment Services, Energy, Westport Resources, Federal Prisons, Prison, Otisville, NY

Insider Selling: David L. Pitts Unloads 5,000 Shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas Stock

Carrizo Oil & Gas CAO David L. Pitts sold 5,000 shares of Carrizo Oil & Gas stock on the open market in a transaction that occurred on Thursday, April 17th.


Related Topix: Carrizo Oil and Gas, Energy

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Business Journal

DEP confirms Range well violation

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection will file a Notice of Violation against Range Resources Corp. for a spill at their John Day Impoundment in Washington County, the DEP said Friday.


Related Topix: Energy, Range Resources Corporation, Washington County, PA

The Globe and Mail

Husky Energy insiders buck the sector selling trend

Insiders continue to sell at an above average clip in the energy sector. However, there remain a number of situations where insiders are buying.


Related Topix: Energy, Husky Energy


"Russia with Love": Alaska Gas Scandal is Out-of-Country, Not Out-of-State

A legal controversy - critics would say scandal - has erupted in Alaska's statehouse over the future of its natural gas bounty .


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Sean Parnell, US Governors, ConocoPhillips, Energy

War Is A Crime

'Russia with Love': Alaska Gas Scandal is Out-of-Country, Not Out-of-State

A legal controversy - critics would say scandal - has erupted in Alaska's statehouse over the future of its natural gas bounty .


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Department of Energy, Sean Parnell, US Governors, ConocoPhillips, Energy


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