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  1. France's biggest insurer Axa axes coal investmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Age

    France's largest insurer will scrap holdings in coal companies because of concerns about climate change, broadening support for the fossil-fuel divestment movement to a major mainstream investor. Axa SA Chief Executive Officer Henri de Castries said he's working to sell 500 million euros of coal assets and triple "green investments" to 3 billion euros by 2020.

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  2. Why Investors Should Be Cautious About Enerplus in the Short RunRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Enerplus had a solid first quarter. Not on this, but the company has also maintained a solid production rate which enabled it to see a good 14% growth in the fund flow.

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  3. Wildfires force shutdown, evacuation of two oil sands projects in AlbertaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Energy companies shut down two major oil sands projects and evacuated hundreds of workers as a wildfire spread quickly across military training lands in northeastern Alberta, threatening the operations and the main road leading to them. Cenovus Energy Inc. airlifted the last of 1,700 workers from its Foster Creek oil-sands development and nearby natural-gas property late Saturday, and shut off production at the 135,000-barrel-a-day site, located south of Fort McMurray, Alta., spokeswoman Rhona DelFrari said.

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  4. Cheniere Energy Stock Rating Reaffirmed by BTIG ResearchRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Other equities research analysts have also recently issued reports about the stock. Analysts at TheStreet downgraded shares of Cheniere Energy from a "hold" rating to a "sell" rating in a research note on Thursday, April 30th.

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  5. Isles left with MP of questionable integrity, says SkeneRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Shetland Today

    SNP candidate Danus Skene, who ran Alistair Carmichael close in the General Election, speaks after the election count last month. The SNP General Election candidate for the Northern Isles says the people of Shetland and Orkney have been left with "an MP of questionable integrity".

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  6. Dow Chemical: Betting On Continued Margin EnhancementsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The stock's 23% margin of safety is decent, but it is predicated on whether Dow Chemical can permanently lift operating profitability and continue repurchasing shares going forward. Dow Chemical Company is undergoing a transformation.

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  7. Smart money is buying energy stocks. Should you?Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WTVR Richmond

    Forget politics and religion. One of the biggest debates on Wall Street these days is whether oil and energy stocks are toxic or terrific.

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  8. Nigeria: When Oil Workers Hold the Nation HostageRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

    In a move seen by oil industry stakeholders as similar to the protest used to blackmail the federal government to reverse the sale of the refineries, thus plunging the downstream sector into a perennial crisis, the workers of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation and its wholly-owned subsidiary, the Nigerian Petroleum Development Company , recently shut down oil production over the transfer of operatorship of some divested oil blocks to the new buyers, an action that could erode the gains recorded in the upstream sector in recent years. Ejiofor Alike reports The Decree No.

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  9. The All-Aristocrat Team: 35 Income Generating Dividend MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Ideally, you want to build a portfolio of dividend paying stocks that have a track record of increasing their dividends every year. Our All-Aristocrat Team has an average dividend yield of 3.3% and an average 5-year dividend CAGR of 8.2%.

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  10. Oil Becoming - Mundane Return-on-Capital' Business, Chanos SaysRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    "Having to do things like drill in the Arctic" and "deal with Mr. Putin" are some of the reasons hedge fund manager Jim Chanos said he's "really negative" on integrated oil companies. "They're replacing $20 oil with $80 oil, that's the problem," Chanos said in an interview on "Wall Street Week" posted on the TV show's website Sunday.

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  11. TAPI project implementation enters crucial phaseRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Trend

    Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India gas pipeline project will enter into a phase of implementation in the near future, according to the news coming from Ashgabat. This issue was discussed at a high level in Ashgabat: Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdimuhammadov said at a meeting recently held with Pakistani Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif that the two countries discussed the challenges for the full implementation of the TAPI project.

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  12. Chevron CEO John Watson on oil prices, what makes America No. 1 in...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Chevron CEO John Watson on oil prices, what makes America No. 1 in energy, and why he wants to keep his company in California America's oil giants are unparalleled in their power, complexity, and centrality to the American standard of life.

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  13. Labourers work at a PetroChina refinery in Suining in Sichuan. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Over the past few years, China has become a major new player in global investment outflows. Since 2012, it has been the third-largest outward investor, just behind the US and Japan.

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  14. Almost 50 years later, Santa Barbara reels from another devastating oil spillRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Raw Story

    Mark Massara was eight years old in 1969, when a blowout at a Union Oil well off the California coast spilled more than three million gallons of crude along the beaches of Santa Barbara and devastated one of the northern hemisphere's most prized ecosystems. He remembers going to the beach with his family and throwing hay on the oil as it washed ashore - a frustratingly inadequate gesture that stayed with him as he later built a career as one of California's top environmental lawyers.

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  15. UPDATE 1-Cenovus evacuates oil sands project due to nearby forest fireRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Reuters

    Cenovus Energy Inc has evacuated about 1,800 workers and shut down production at its Foster Creek oil sands site in Alberta as a precaution because of a nearby forest fire, the company said. There was still no direct threat from the fire to Cenovus operations as of Sunday morning, said company spokeswoman Rhona DelFrari.

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  16. Derailing Amtrak: Tracking the Latest Disaster in the Infrastructure CrisisRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Truthdig

    The dangerous underfunding of US infrastructure was underscored by a fatal train derailment on May 12th. The tragedy did not deter the House Appropriations Committee from voting to slash Amtrak funding the very next day.

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  17. Despite C-USA setback, Rice still has NCAA Tournament resumeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Whether Rice's Kirby Taylor gets to continue his senior season is now up to the NCAA Tournament Selection Committee. The Owls are vying for one of 33 at-large spots.

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  18. Firm's sales on the upRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | News Post Leader

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Ashington-based FES International, has seen an increase in their turnover of 35 per cent in the last 12 months, up to A 14.97m.

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  19. Fire hampers plane searchRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Castanet.net

    Police say wildfire conditions at the scene of the crash of a firefighting plane in northern Alberta are making it difficult for investigators to reach the site. Mounties say the site is inside the Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, an area used by military pilots for weapons training.

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  20. Funds feel heat of coal, oil sands divestment driveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    For Rivka Micklewaite and fellow students, securing a pledge this week from Oxford University to avoid direct investments in companies producing coal or tar sands is just the beginning. Getting that commitment involved a two-year campaign during which they staged a "marriage" between the 900-year-old university and "Big Oil" before breaking it up, to symbolize the need to end investment in fossil fuels, Micklewaite said.

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