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21 min ago | Reuters

UPDATE 2-Shell sells some Nigerian onshore oil fields

Royal Dutch Shell said it had reached deals on some of the four Nigerian oil fields it has offered for sale as the oil major pushes ahead with divesting global assets to cut costs.


Related Topix: Energy, Chevron Corporation

4 hrs ago |

ConocoPhillips, Cut by Warren Buffett, Can Be Yours on the Rebound

That's why it surprised me to learn that perhaps the smartest investor of all time, Warren Buffett of Berkshire Hathaway Buffett is the quintessential buy-and-hold investor who once quipped, "Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago."


Related Topix: ConocoPhillips, Energy, Warren Buffett, Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services

7 hrs ago | Reuters

Repsol talks to buy Talisman assets stall: WSJ

Spanish energy company Repsol SA's talks to buy oil and gas assets belonging to Canadian producer Talisman Energy Inc have stalled, The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing several people familiar with the matter.


Related Topix: Talisman Energy, Energy

11 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

Lawmakers Hear Proposals for Confronting Man-Made Quakes

After a surge in earthquakes across Texas over the last several years, state regulators are considering their options.


Related Topix: Texas

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Vancouver Sun

CEO Watson grows a golden stream at Sandstorm Gold

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Nokia, Navteq, Wireless, Telecom, Murphy Exploration and Production Company International, Energy, Mining, Goldcorp

Business Journal

Consol's MLP spinoff has a name: Cone Midstream Partners

Southpointe-based Consol said late Monday it and joint venture partner Noble Energy had filed a registration statement with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, the next step in its plan for an initial public offering of stock in what will be known as Cone Midstream Partners.


Related Topix: Mining, Consol Energy, Noble Energy, Energy, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, Securities and Exchange Commission, Corporate / Securities Law, Law


Exxon Mobil unit to pay $1.4 million penalty for Louisiana oil spill

An Exxon Mobil Corp unit has agreed to pay $1.4 million to resolve U.S. government claims over a 2012 crude oil spill in Louisiana, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday.


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

Business Journal

Occidental building 600-employee office to serve West Texas' Permian Basin

Occidental Petroleum Corp. broke ground Tuesday on a new 600-employee office complex in Midland that will serve as the center of the company's oil-and-gas operations in the Permian Basin in West Texas.


Related Topix: West, TX, Occidental Petroleum, Energy, Rick Perry, US Governors

CBS Local

Perry Reveals Details On His Stylish New Specs

While attending the groundbreaking of an Occidental Petroleum complex in Midland on Tuesday, the governor showed The Associated Press his glasses.


Related Topix: Occidental Petroleum, Energy

Devon Energy Sees Higher Oil Production, Lower Debt

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Related Topix: Energy, Devon Energy, Mozilla, TheStreet, Financial Markets


15:24 Construction of natural gas processing plant to become...

Construction of a plant for natural gas processing and gasoline production in Akhal province will become an important step for Turkmenistan's oil and gas industry development, President Gurbanguly Berdymukhamedov said at a meeting with representatives of large foreign companies, the press service of the President said.



Market Chatter- Corporate finance press digest

* Chevron Corp has been searching for up to $1.5 billion of equity investment to help develop its Duvernay shale formation assets in Canada and contacted potential investors including private-equity firms, according to people familiar with the matter.

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Related Topix: Construction, Berkshire Hathaway, Investment Services, Warren Buffett, Chevron Corporation, Energy

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Business Journal

BP to sell San Juan Basin oil and gas assets in New Mexico

International energy giant BP plc is selling its holdings on the southern edge of the San Juan Basin in New Mexico - but the company's assets in Colorado are not part of the offering, according to a company spokesman.


Related Topix: Financial Services, Energy, San Juan Basin Royalty Trust, Farmington, NM

Brandon Sun

Most actively traded companies on the TSX

Tim Hortons Inc. . Restaurants. Up $13.25, or 19.26 per cent, to $82.03 on 5.9 million shares.


Related Topix: Tim Hortons, Suntech Power, Talisman Energy, Energy, Canada

West Australian

Exclusive - Chevron seeks up to $1.5 billion for Canadian oil project: sources

Chevron's subsidiary, Chevron Canada Limited, has exploration leases for approximately 330,000 net acres in the Duvernay shale formation.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, Canada, San Ramon, CA

Business Journal

Pickens: Pennsylvania natural gas production approaching that of Texas

The oil and gas industry is the most dynamic industry in the U.S. and will remain so for a long time, according to T. Boone Pickens , chairman of BP Capital Management , who spoke Monday during Gov. Tom Corbett 's Jobs 1st Summit in Pittsburgh.


Related Topix: Pennsylvania, US Governors, Tom Corbett

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The Rating Outlook on the senior notes, which is tied to the sovere... )--Kinder Morgan, Inc. today announced the Federal Trade Commission has granted early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act.


Related Topix: Energy, Kinder Morgan

The Fresno Bee

California bill to delay cap-and-trade expansion finished for year

A consumer leans on her car as she fill her auto at the Chevron gas station on Watt Ave and Fair on January 13, 2010 in Sacramento, Calif.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, Sacramento, CA, Fresno, CA

Sys-Con Media

Wenchang 13-6 Oilfield Commences Production

Wenchang 13-6 oilfield, located in the west of Pearl River Mouth Basin with an average water depth of approximately 120 meters, is part of the Wenchang oilfields and shares the existing adjacent facilities for the development.


Related Topix: Energy, Cnooc

4 Kochs took genes, money in different directions

They are the outsized force in modern American politics, the best-known brand of the big money era, yet still something of a mystery to those who cash their checks.


Related Topix: US News, New York, Koch Industries, Energy, Hillary Clinton, US Politics


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