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2 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

The $1.5 Trillion Gulf of Mexico Oil Frontier You've Never Heard Of

Following years of subdued activity in the aftermath of the 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon disaster and the subsequent moratorium, drilling activity in the Gulf of Mexico is finally picking up.


Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, Geology, Science

6 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

Siblings reunited after 50 years

They can barely remember what started the family feud, but both Monte Rabin and Grace Zucker know they were caught in the middle.


Related Topix: Energy, Westport Resources

9 hrs ago | West Australian

Cultural change urged on part-timers

WA companies offering flexible hours and part-time roles to keep women at work must back it up with cultural change or risk discrimination occurring "with a nod and a wink", say Perth business leaders.


Related Topix: Energy, Woodside Petroleum

13 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

1 Place Where Veterans Can Find Work in the Oil Field

Veterans continue to have a tough time transitioning into the civilian workforce.


Related Topix: Energy, ConocoPhillips

16 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

Chesapeake Energy: Realizing A Nightmare

When reviewing the financials of Chesapeake Energy and comparing them to some other independent oil and gas exploration giants, the company stacks up favorably in a lot of metrics.


Related Topix: Chesapeake Energy, Energy, EOG Resources, Anadarko Petroleum

20 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Kochs took genes, money in different directions

They are an 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: New York, Koch Industries, Energy, Healthcare Law, Law

Yesterday |

Cabot Oil & Gas Co. Receives Consensus Rating of "Hold" from Brokerages

Shares of Cabot Oil & Gas Co. have earned an average recommendation of "Hold" from the twenty-four ratings firms that are presently covering the stock, Stock Ratings Network reports .


Related Topix: Cabot Oil and Gas, Energy

Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Wichita Eagle

Commission adopts fracking regulations for Nevada

A state panel has approved regulations guiding oil and gas exploration companies' use of hydraulic fracturing, better known as fracking, in Nevada.


Related Topix: Noble Energy, Energy


Marathon Petroleum Picks Up Contracts for 1,200 BP Retail Sites

FINDLAY, Ohio & HOUSTON -- Marathon Petroleum Corp. has signed a definitive agreement to purchase BP's Texas City, Texas, refinery, related pipelines, four terminals and retail marketing contract assignments for approximately 1,200 branded sites for a base price of $598 million, plus inventories estimated at $1.2 billion.


Related Topix: BP plc, Recreational Vehicle, Marathon, Texas City, TX, Marketing

Seeking Alpha

How Big Is The Israel-Egypt Gas Deal For Noble Energy?

NBL and its Israeli partner, Delek Group would be responsible for delivering around 6.25 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Noble Energy, Energy, Muslim Brotherhood

The Motley Fool

Are Big Oil's Tax Breaks Really as Generous as They Seem?

People love to hate on Big Oil. Along with the financial services industry, Big Oil companies -- a group that generally refers to integrated majors like ExxonMobil , Chevron , BP , Shell and others -- are some of the most universally loathed companies.


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

Chevron, Schlumberger the Early-Bird Winners of Mexico's Oil Reforms

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Related Topix: Chevron Corporation, Energy, Early Bird, Country, Mozilla, TheStreetcom, Media, TheStreet, Computers, Mexico, NY

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

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Related Topix: American Water Works Company, Water Utilities, Invacare, Medicine, Medical Equipment, Healthcare Industry, McDermott International, Energy

Lewistown Sentinel

US rig count up 18 to 1,914

Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by 18 this week to 1,914.


Related Topix: Baker Hughes

Fri Aug 29, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

Alaska oil tax cut repeal initiator files anti-corruption proposal

Targeting what he believes is corruption in the state Legislature, political activist Ray Metcalfe has filed an application with the Alaska Division of Elections to launch a new citizen initiative aimed at stopping lawmakers from voting on bills that help their donors, their employers and others.


Related Topix: Alaska, ConocoPhillips, Energy, Soldotna, AK, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Juneau, AK, Nikiski, AK

Central Asian Exploration on Firm Footing, Says Tethys Petroleum CFO

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Related Topix: Energy, Chevron Corporation, China, World News

Providence Journal publisher announces retirement

The parent company of Gatehouse Media is buying the Journal and related print and digital assets from A.H. Belo Corp. for $46 million.


Related Topix: Amerada Hess, Belo, Publishing

Brandon Sun

Canadian Energy Services and Technology makes acquisition in Texas

Canadian Energy Services and Technology Corp. said Friday it has signed a deal to buy U.S. company Southwest Treating Products LLC. The provider of specialty chemicals for the oil and gas industry said the deal will speed the expansion of its operations in the west Texas Permian Basin and the Eagle Ford shale region in south Texas.


Related Topix: China Education Alliance

Brayton Point included in power plant sale

Power plants in Somerset and Dighton are being bought by a Houston-based energy generation company as part of a billion-dollar package deal.


Related Topix: Dighton, MA, Dyn

People's Defender

County Highway Dept. awarded John Deere Gator

Posing next to the John Deere Gator donated to the Adams County Garage are, from left, Preston Banks of Glockner Oil Company; Lee Pertuset, Deputy Engineer of Adams County; Matt Walton of Chevron; Ricky Pucket of Glockner Oil Company; David Hook, Engineer of Adams County; Jamie McKever of Chevron; and Rick Pucket of Glockner Oil Company .


Related Topix: Energy, Chevron Corporation


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