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  1. CGG May Want to Reconsider Technip's Offer: Real M&ARead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    France 's CGG SA , the struggling oilfield-services company that rejected a bid for $1.8 billion, may want to reconsider. Technip SA , also French, this week proposed buying the seismic surveyor for 8.30 euros a share, almost 50 percent higher than CGG's average price in the previous 20 trading sessions.

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  2. Shareholders easily approve Kinder Morgan consolidation megadealRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    The $70 billion megadeal to combine the Kinder Morgan family of companies received more than 95 percent approval from shareholders and unitholders at special board meetings on Nov. 20. Founder, Chairman and CEO Rich Kinder is nearly done in his push for Kinder Morgan Inc. to acquire Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP , Kinder Morgan Management LLC and El Paso Pipeline Partners LP . Not including debt, the deal is valued at about $44 billion.

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  3. Keystone XL Timeline: Road to ControversyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Wall St. Cheat Sheet

    Earlier this week the Senate failed to pass a controversial Keystone XL Pipeline measure that would have finished construction on the XL branch of the pipeline which has been frozen and unable to move forward while environmental impact studies are being done. Republicans in the House of Representatives successfully passed their own Keystone bill.

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  4. Yahoo! Inc. (YHOO), Schlumberger Limited. (SLB), and Twenty-First...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insider Monkey

    John Burbank founded Passport Capital in San Francisco in 2000. Over the years, the fund managed to post great returns and currently manages close to $4 billion in assets.

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  5. Top banker won't be Brazil's finance minister -officialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AlertNet

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  6. Green Scene: Kinder Morgan pipeline isn't worth riskRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    This report, titled "Economics Costs and Benefits of Trans Mountain Expansion Project for BC and Metro Vancouver" is posted to the SFU School of Public Policy's website. It is important to remember this proposed pipeline, with triple the capacity of the existing one, will not be delivering oil to the Lower Mainland to provide fuel for our gas tanks or to supply the Chevron refinery with product to be processed.

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  7. Deals of the day- Mergers and acquisitionsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    ** Citigroup Inc is considering a sale of its index business, two sources familiar with the situation said on Wednesday, making it the latest bank to think about jettisoning benchmarking amid increased regulatory scrutiny. ** German healthcare group Fresenius and the Permira investment fund have made a joint offer for the medical nutrition arm of Danone, The Wall Street Journal said, citing sources close to the matter.

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  8. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    This highly innovative technology allows power reduction without compromising efficacy thereby allowing... )--Axxess, an industry leader in home health management software, garnered a coveted industry award 'Achievement in Medical Devices/Technology' from D CEO magazine.

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  9. Christie Phoenix Connects Louisiana's Port Fourchon's New Emergency Operation CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Live Design Online

    Christie , a world leader in visual display and audio technologies, has expanded its reach to Port Fourchon , a major seaport on the Louisiana coast. Port Fourchon has recently completed construction of a new multi-agency Emergency Operations Center , including a 30-seat incident command room utilizing the Christie Phoenix open content management system to seamlessly display all of its integrated security systems in one visual operating space as the centerpiece of its emergency response activities.

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  10. Texas reporters fight for access to fracking factsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Columbia Journalism Review

    Earlier this month, the residents of Denton, Texas - located on one of the country's largest natural gas reserves and home to some 275 gas wells - voted to ban fracking. The ban was a first for a city in Texas, where fracking has enabled an oil and gas boom; the state now accounts for one-third of the United States' natural gas production.

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  11. Oilsands firms not at fault in deaths of 196 waterfowl in northeast AlbertaRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Weyburn Review

    The Alberta Energy Regulator says three oilsands corporations did nothing wrong when 196 birds died after landing in wastewater tailings ponds earlier this month. The regulator says Canadian Natural Resources Limited , Suncor Energy Inc. and Syncrude followed the rules that require them to use devices to scare waterfowl away from the ponds.

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  12. Mesa Royalty Trust Announces Trust Income for November 2014Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | Business Wire

    Unitholders of record on December 1, 2014 will receive distributions amounting to $0.197627433 per unit payable on January 30, 2015. The Trust received $231,910 and $4,122 from the New Mexico and Colorado portions of the San Juan Basin Properties.

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  13. Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Best Buy Rises After Upbeat Results; GoPro Shares SlideRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Benzinga

    Toward the end of trading Thursday, the Dow traded up 0.11 percent to 17,704.39 while the NASDAQ gained 0.53 percent to 4,700.44. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.19 percent to 2,052.50.

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  14. Suncor makes wildlife training mandatory in northern Alberta after bear attackRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Canadian HR Reporter

    FORT MCMURRAY, Alta. _ Suncor Energy Inc. is bringing in mandatory wildlife safety training for its oilsands workers in northern Alberta after an employee was killed by a bear.

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  15. Canadian police arrest protesters at Kinder Morgan work siteRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    Canadian police said on Thursday they arrested environmental protesters who have been blocking work at two Kinder Morgan Energy Partners LP sites in the Vancouver suburb of Burnaby, three days after a court injunction for their removal came into effect. Kinder Morgan, which hopes to triple the size of its 300,000-barrel-per-day Trans Mountain pipeline, plans to bore two holes deep into Burnaby Mountain to test if it will be possible to run the expanded pipeline under the conservation site, which is a popular hiking and picnic area for locals.

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  16. Oil sands operators cleared by regulator for waterfowl deathsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Reuters

    The Alberta Energy Regulator on Thursday cleared oil sands operators of responsibility for the death of 196 waterfowl that landed on their toxic tailings ponds earlier this month, saying poor weather conditions forced the birds down. The regulator said the operators' deterrent systems were all working normally on Nov. 4, when the birds landed on ponds at Canadian Natural Resources Ltd's Horizon project, Suncor Energy Inc's site, and at Syncrude Canada's Mildred Lake site.

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  17. UPDATE 3-Oil services firm CGG rebuffs $1.8 bln offer from rival TechnipRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Reuters

    French oil services firm CGG has rebuffed a 1.47 billion euro takeover offer from larger rival Technip, which wants to broaden the range of services it can offer cost-wary oil companies. With oil prices down a third since June, oil firms have slashed spending, hitting valuations of oil services companies and creating chances for consolidation, such as this week's $35 billion deal between Baker Hughes Inc and Halliburton Co .

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  18. Fact Checking on Keystone XL and ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Oil Change

    The President recently took on claims that the Keystone XL tar sands pipeline would help American consumers, noting that the carbon-intensive project is designed primarily as a route for tar sands to reach the international market. Unfortunately the Washington Post Fact Checker, relying on a variety of outdated and in some cases demonstrably inaccurate information, took exception to the President's comments.

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  19. Thursday Sector Leaders: Energy, ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Forbes.com

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  20. Recent Study: Peru Oil & Gas Report Q4 2014Read the original story

    3 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    ... term, hitting 172,530b/d in 2018 and 165,740b/d in 2023 as we see increasing efforts to move toward... The Peru Oil & Gas Report has been researched at source and features Business Monitor International (BMI)'s independent forecasts for Peru ...

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