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24 min ago | Switched

"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

24 min ago | 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

1 hr ago | The Baltimore Sun

Gansler says state will sue BP over alleged spill-related pension loss

Maryland's attorney general said Friday that his office is suing the oil company BP over alleged pension investment losses following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon.


Related Topix: Financial Services, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Energy, Pension, Personal Finance, Oil Spill, Retirement

5 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

ACEP jabs gov't in Miura oil/Energy ministry fraud saga

The Africa Centre for Energy Policy has attributed the forgery of the Energy minister's signature by oil company Miura Petroleum to claim ownership of the Offshore Cape Three Point South block in Ghana to the secrecy surrounding oil deals in Ghana The centre says adopting an open and competitive process for granting oil and gas concessions must ... (more)


9 hrs ago | CSP

Atlas Oil Lehigh Gas Partners

Atlas Oil Co. announced its planned sale of its BP -branded assets in Chicago and northwestern Indiana to Lehigh Gas Partners LP , Allentown, Pa, and Parent Petroleum Inc., St. Charles, Ill.


Related Topix: Financial Services, BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Energy, St. Charles, IL, Marketing

13 hrs ago | Bloomberg

Chesapeake's Biggest Investor Grows More Bullish on Stock

Southeastern Asset Management Inc., the owner of one of every 10 shares in Chesapeake Energy Corp. , is more bullish on the natural gas producer as Chief Executive Officer Doug Lawler trims costs.


Related Topix: Chesapeake Energy, Energy, Financial Markets

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Business Journal

Kinder Morgan says it's racked up commitments for Eagle Ford pipeline

File photo of a pipeline system. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners has lined up commitments for two-thirds of its new pipeline connecting Eagle Ford Shale customers to the Houston Ship Channel.


Related Topix: Kinder Morgan Management, Financial Services, Energy, Kinder Morgan


Apache CEO, Vermont activist build alliance on climate issues

Steve Farris runs a $33 billion Texas oil and gas company and turns, for advice, to a bearded Vermont environmentalist.


Related Topix: Apache, Activism, Texas, Stanley, Financial Services, Morgan Stanley, Chevron Corporation, Energy


UPDATE 3-Schlumberger, Baker Hughes results point to improving N.America

Schlumberger Ltd, the world's largest oilfield services company, reported a profit that beat analysts' estimates for the tenth straight quarter, but revenue fell short of expectations due to reduced drilling and pricing pressure in Latin America.


Related Topix: Schlumberger, Energy, Baker Hughes


U.S. delay pushes Canada oil pipeline choke points upstream

But here's the rub: Relieving congestion downstream is simply likely to expose choke points further upstream, traders say, as unexpected delays in securing a U.S. permit to expand a major segment of its 5,363km Mainline system leaves Canada's heavy crude bottled up for months more.


Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, Enbridge Energy Partners LP, Energy,


ConocoPhillips donates $1 million for OSU school

The new building will serve as the eastern anchor of the university's main quad and significantly increase space for the business school's 5,000 students and faculty members.


Related Topix: Energy, ConocoPhillips

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Now Toronto

The U.S. oil and gas industry seeks to profit from crisis in Ukraine

The way to beat Vladimir Putin is to flood the European market with fracked-in-the-USA natural gas, or so the industry would have us believe.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, US News, Global Warming, US Politics, Representative Cory Gardner, Republican, US House of Representatives, Chevron Corporation, Energy

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

First quarter ... )--SanDisk Corporation , a global leader in flash storage solutions, today announced that the Board of Directors has declared a second quarter 2014 cas... )--Engility Holdings, Inc. , today announced that it has won a $40 million single award indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract to support mo... )--Kinder Morgan, Inc.


Related Topix: Apparel, American Apparel, Semiconductors, Startups, Monolithic System Technology, Electronics, MoSys, Aspen Technology, Software, SanDisk, Energy, Kinder Morgan

CNB officers arrest 2 men, seize over 1kg of Ice

On April 15, the Central Narcotics Bureau launched an operation targeting a syndicate that has been actively distributing Ice in Singapore.


Related Topix: Energy, Colonial Group, Drugs

The Washington Post

Pipeline Firms With 50% Fees Borrow to Pay Investors: Energy

That's because MLPs pay investors almost all the money they bring in, and sometimes even more.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Naples, FL, Stanley, Enbridge Energy Partners LP, Energy, Business News

The Nation

The Tax Breaks That Are Killing the Planet

ExxonMobil, the world's largest oil company, hauled in a $32.6 billion profit last year.


Related Topix: Exxon Mobil, Energy, Global Warming, Powder River, WY, US News, Liberal Political News

Market Wire

Invitation to the Annual General Meeting of Lundin Petroleum AB

The shareholders of Lundin Petroleum AB are hereby given notice of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders to be held on Thursday 15 May 2014 at 1 p.m. .


Related Topix: AB Electrolux, Appliances, Energy, Lundin Petroleum AB, Frank Sinatra, Jazz

Tue Apr 15, 2014

LA Daily News

Southern California gas prices soar above $4 a gallon

A customer purchases gas Tuesday at the Mobil station at the corner of Diamond Bar Boulevard and Golden Springs Drive in Diamond Bar, where a gallon of regular unleaded sells for $4.79.


Related Topix: California, Boulevard, CA, Diamond Bar, CA, Los Angeles County, CA, Empire, CA, Chevron Corporation, Energy

Carlsbad Current-Argus

Tax assessor's lawsuit against Eddy County over oil & gas taxes still in limbo

CARLSBAD >> A lawsuit over the county's ability to assess taxes against the oil and gas industry is awaiting an appellate court's decision.


Related Topix: Eddy County, NM, Carlsbad, NM, Roswell, NM, Grant County, NM, Harding County, NM

The Chronicle Herald

Encana goes ahead with spin-off plan

Encana Corp. has advanced its plans for spinning off a portion of its assets in Western Canada into a separate publicly traded business, to be called PrairieSky Royalty Ltd .


Related Topix: Energy, EnCana


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