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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
SA power outage: why and how?afternoon. So have recent events and a focus on renewable energy created the '
SA power outage: why and how?
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 34 minutes ago
afternoon. So have recent events and a focus on renewable energy created the 'perfect storm' for a state-wide blackout?First, what happened? SA Premier Jay Weatherill has confirmed severe weather destroyed a piece of infrastructure, a... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
State in darkness as power network failswarned the situation could worsen with potential problems with mobile towers.
State in darkness as power network fails
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 hours ago
warned the situation could worsen with potential problems with mobile towers. "This is how not to do [transition to renewables]. I can't fathom … I can't believe my state is in darkness at the moment. If heads have to roll, so be it,"... Read more
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Op-Ed News
How Nuclear Power Causes Global Warmingbeen the poster child for military attempts to deal with high-level trash from
How Nuclear Power Causes Global Warming
Op-Ed News / Posted 7 hours ago
been the poster child for military attempts to deal with high-level trash from the nuclear weapons program. Accepting its first shipment of waste in 1999, WIPP was touted as the ultimate high-tech, spare-no-expense model that proved radioactive... Read more
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New York Post
Your coming electric-bill hit, thanks to Gov. Cuomoof the PSC’s so-called Clean Energy Standard is to have 50 percent of the power
Your coming electric-bill hit, thanks to Gov. Cuomo
New York Post / Posted 10 hours ago
of the PSC’s so-called Clean Energy Standard is to have 50 percent of the power generated in New York in 2030 come from renewables, and to reduce the state’s carbon-dioxide emissions. The price tag? The PSC hasn’t provided a clear answer, but in... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Another big wind farm planned for Orleans County600 feet tall. Apex said Monday it had filed a draft public involvement plan w
Another big wind farm planned for Orleans County
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 hours ago
600 feet tall. Apex said Monday it had filed a draft public involvement plan with the state Public Service Commission, the first of many steps in the process that must be followed to site a new generating plant in New York. The plan spells out how... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Investors Eye Nuclear v Political Power in SA- the stage which requires National Treasury to sign off - by year-end. In his
Investors Eye Nuclear v Political Power in SA
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
- the stage which requires National Treasury to sign off - by year-end. In his view, in reality this may well move to the first quarter of next year. "As we have commented previously, this puts much more immediate pressure on President Jacob Zuma... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefsafeguards. On Monday, Gardiner altered the policy, saying the need to tackle c
Business news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
safeguards. On Monday, Gardiner altered the policy, saying the need to tackle climate change makes emissions-free renewables a more viable energy option. Fracking "locks us into an energy infrastructure that is based on fossil fuels long... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
500 companies obtain UK's first energy label specifying renewable energy credentials Independent renewable energy supplier SmartestEnergy has announced that 500 c
500 companies obtain UK's first energy label specifying renewable energy credentials
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
Independent renewable energy supplier SmartestEnergy has announced that 500 companies have been issued with energy labels that specify the source and carbon content... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Yorkshire campaigners celebrate as Labour joins anti-fracking campopposition. Yorkshire has become the frontline in the battle over fracking wit
Yorkshire campaigners celebrate as Labour joins anti-fracking camp
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
opposition. Yorkshire has become the frontline in the battle over fracking with Kirby Misperton, in Ryedale, set to be the first onshore site since 2011. Other energy companies have secured licences to explore for gas in the area with Ineos known... Read more
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Mashable
Trump denied he's a climate denier at the first presidential debatepresidential candidate Donald Trump, left, stands with Democratic presidential
Trump denied he's a climate denier at the first presidential debate
Mashable / Posted yesterday
presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, stands with Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton before the first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. After being totally ignored during the 2012... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
California considers using high-traffic roads to produce electricityuse of clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of pro
California considers using high-traffic roads to produce electricity
Los Angeles Times / Posted yesterday
use of clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50% of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25% by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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Daily Mail
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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The Mercury News
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California’s electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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heraldscotland
GMB hits out at Labour's 'mad' decision to ban frackingby opponents, who unleashed a furious attack on Mr Corbyn over the decision. M
GMB hits out at Labour's 'mad' decision to ban fracking
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
by opponents, who unleashed a furious attack on Mr Corbyn over the decision. Mr Smith added: "Britain needs gas. The first fracked gas from America arrives tomorrow at Grangemouth. Carting gas across oceans is not good from the environment... Read more
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Orange County Register
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
Orange County Register / Posted yesterday
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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International Business Times
Read John McDonnell's full speech to Labour conference in Liverpoolmess we will inherit. So in this speech I want to address some of the key issue
Read John McDonnell's full speech to Labour conference in Liverpool
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
mess we will inherit. So in this speech I want to address some of the key issues we will face and how we will face them. First though, we need to appreciate the mess that the Tories are leaving behind for when we go into Government. Six years on... Read more
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Business Wire
InnoTrans 2016: Driving Growth, a Platform for Innovations and an International Stage for the Industryand foreign exhibitors made use of the trade show to present their latest vehic
InnoTrans 2016: Driving Growth, a Platform for Innovations and an International Stage for the Industry
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
and foreign exhibitors made use of the trade show to present their latest vehicles to an international audience for the first time, or for the symbolic handover of vehicles to their customers. Alstom exhibited its new regional train, the fuel... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
'Rapid' low-carbon transition could damage economic stability, warns Bank of Englanddelicate but critical role that the green economy has in boosting monetary stab
'Rapid' low-carbon transition could damage economic stability, warns Bank of England
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 2 days ago
delicate but critical role that the green economy has in boosting monetary stability while also tackling climate change. “First, the future will be past. That is, climate change is a tragedy of the horizon which imposes a cost on future... Read more
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Ekklesia
'Two-faced' World Bank is bottom of the class in climate change scorecardin the developing world, yet they all score disappointingly low on the clean en
'Two-faced' World Bank is bottom of the class in climate change scorecard
Ekklesia / Posted 2 days ago
in the developing world, yet they all score disappointingly low on the clean energy scorecard. This assesses total spend on renewables verses fossil fuels, their policies on fossil fuel phase out, how supportive they are for clean energy access and... Read more
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The Columbian
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
The Columbian / Posted 2 days ago
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California’s electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Most Australians believe climate change is occurring, survey findspolicies, but agreed the July price spike highlighted the challenges for an ene
Most Australians believe climate change is occurring, survey finds
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
policies, but agreed the July price spike highlighted the challenges for an energy market in transition from fossil fuel to renewables. "We are taking what happened very seriously," Mr Frydenberg said. First posted September 26, 2016... Read more
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PhysOrg
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
PhysOrg / Posted 2 days ago
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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WFLX FOX 29
California eyes unusual power source: roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: roads
WFLX FOX 29 / Posted 2 days ago
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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The Economic Times
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roadsclean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing
California eyes unusual power source: its gridlocked roads
The Economic Times / Posted 2 days ago
clean energy produced by roads will help the state reach its goal of producing 50 percent of California's electricity with renewables by 2030, Gravely said. The state is on target to reach 25 percent by the end of the year, according to the energy... Read more
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Northern Echo
Iconic Hartlepool lifeboat still afloat thanks to a £1,000 grantThe donation was given on behalf of EDF Energy Renewables, which operates the w
Iconic Hartlepool lifeboat still afloat thanks to a £1,000 grant
Northern Echo / Posted 2 days ago
The donation was given on behalf of EDF Energy Renewables, which operates the wind far at Redcar. Brenda Hutchinson, volunteer at the Princess Royal Restoration Association said: “Our aim is to continue to promote the Princess Royal wooden lifeboat... Read more
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PhysOrg
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano powerto increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025,
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano power
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
to increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025, as part of a broader plan to boost the renewables sector, which would likely make it the world's top producer of the power source. A major part of the drive is a... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano powerto increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025,
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano power
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
to increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025, as part of a broader plan to boost the renewables sector, which would likely make it the world's top producer of the power source. A major part of the drive is a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano powerto increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025,
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano power
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
to increase Indonesia's generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025, as part of a broader plan to boost the renewables sector, which would likely make it the world's top producer of the power source. A major part of the drive is a... Read more
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Rappler
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano powerto increase Indonesia’s generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025,
Indonesia struggles to tap volcano power
Rappler / Posted 3 days ago
to increase Indonesia’s generating capacity to around 7,200 megawatts by 2025, as part of a broader plan to boost the renewables sector, which would likely make it the world’s top producer of the power source. A major part of the drive is a... Read more
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The Hill
The problem with off-shore wind energyAt present, there is zero electricity being produced from offshore wind in the
The problem with off-shore wind energy
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
At present, there is zero electricity being produced from offshore wind in the United States. In December, this country’s first offshore-wind power is expected to flow into the electric grid from five wind turbines off the coast of Block Island... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Laws government can't changeenergy — and we wage a regulatory war on coal, oil and gas. Colorado started a
Laws government can't change
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
energy — and we wage a regulatory war on coal, oil and gas. Colorado started a third approach in 2004, becoming the first state to require utility companies to obtain a minimum percentage of their power from renewable sources. Now... Read more
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The Hindu
Population growth in Africa: Giving Africa its duein growth terms – almost doubling its numbers between now and 2050. So it is A
Population growth in Africa: Giving Africa its due
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
in growth terms – almost doubling its numbers between now and 2050. So it is Africa that is the most worrying, at least a first glance. But only at first glance. The PRB factsheet has some other very interesting data that should divert us from... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Fossil Fuel Expansion Has Reached the Sky’s Limit: Reporton the burning of fossil fuels, this analysis focused on what these budgets mea
Fossil Fuel Expansion Has Reached the Sky’s Limit: Report
CommonDreams.org / Posted 5 days ago
on the burning of fossil fuels, this analysis focused on what these budgets mean for the supply of fossil fuels in the first place. It is the first time a study has looked at current fossil fuel extraction operations and made the logical... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Three top stock picks from ScotiaMcLeod’s Nick Majendiefocusing on Canadian large caps. Brookfield Infastructure Partners fits with o
Three top stock picks from ScotiaMcLeod’s Nick Majendie
The Globe and Mail / Posted 5 days ago
focusing on Canadian large caps. Brookfield Infastructure Partners fits with our infrastructure theme. BIP had a strong first half with FFO up 12 per cent. Consequently, the company unusually increased its dividend mid-year by 3.5 per cent and... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Experts see few paths to planet-saving climate goalThe first-ever climate pact to enjoin all nations vows to cap global warming at
Experts see few paths to planet-saving climate goal
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
The first-ever climate pact to enjoin all nations vows to cap global warming at "well below" two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) compared to pre-Industrial Revolution levels -- and under 1.5 C (2.7 F) if possible. "Currently we only have a... Read more
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The Hindu
Planet-saving climate goal difficult to achieve, say expertswill be very difficult, if not impossible, to hit, said some of world’s top sci
Planet-saving climate goal difficult to achieve, say experts
The Hindu / Posted 5 days ago
will be very difficult, if not impossible, to hit, said some of world’s top scientists meeting this week in Oxford. The first-ever climate pact to enjoin all nations vows to cap global warming at “well below” two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees... Read more
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PhysOrg
Experts see few paths for planet-saving climate goalwill be very difficult if not impossible to hit, said some of world's top scien
Experts see few paths for planet-saving climate goal
PhysOrg / Posted 5 days ago
will be very difficult if not impossible to hit, said some of world's top scientists meeting this week in Oxford. The first-ever climate pact to enjoin all nations vows to cap global warming at "well below" two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees... Read more
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Breitbart
Shock: 'Green' China Investing Massively in Fossil Fuel Powerfuel energy – not just at home but across the world, such as this project in th
Shock: 'Green' China Investing Massively in Fossil Fuel Power
Breitbart / Posted 5 days ago
fuel energy – not just at home but across the world, such as this project in the former Yugoslavia. The Balkan region’s first privately-funded power plant came online on Tuesday, increasing the region’s dependency on coal-fired power stations... Read more
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DW
China and Japan take a trip to Cuba |increased interest in Cuba. On Thursday night (22.09.2016) Japan's Prime Minis
China and Japan take a trip to Cuba |
DW / Posted 5 days ago
increased interest in Cuba. On Thursday night (22.09.2016) Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will land in Havana. The first-ever visit by a Japanese prime minister on the Caribbean island opens a new chapter in their bilateral relations, which... Read more
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Aljazeera
Island nations' leading role in renewable energyclimate change. The centre of contention will now shift from political jockeyin
Island nations' leading role in renewable energy
Aljazeera / Posted 6 days ago
climate change. The centre of contention will now shift from political jockeying between nations, to the energy war between renewables and fossil fuel. While last year's COP21 was full of promise for a new direction in global climate politics and a... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Coastal Carolina Flea Market to unveil new solar panelsand coordination of local utility provider SCE&G. "This project is very unique
Coastal Carolina Flea Market to unveil new solar panels
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 6 days ago
and coordination of local utility provider SCE&G. "This project is very unique," said Daniel Kassis, vice president of renewables at SCE&G. "To date, this is going to be the largest privately-owned, self-financed solar installation on our grid... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Bold Bets On The Future Of Energybets are a reminder that fossil fuels are likely to remain a meaningful source
3 Bold Bets On The Future Of Energy
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
bets are a reminder that fossil fuels are likely to remain a meaningful source of global energy for years to come, even as renewables like solar and wind continue to grow every year. Keep reading to learn why these three companies could make... Read more
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FOX Business
3 Bold Bets On The Future Of Energybets are a reminder that fossil fuels are likely to remain a meaningful source
3 Bold Bets On The Future Of Energy
FOX Business / Posted 6 days ago
bets are a reminder that fossil fuels are likely to remain a meaningful source of global energy for years to come, even as renewables like solar and wind continue to grow every year. Keep reading to learn why these three companies could make... Read more
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Reuters
Engie to hang on to LNG, selling coal and oil: CEOand LNG division, hit by lower oil and gas prices and lower volumes of gas sale
Engie to hang on to LNG, selling coal and oil: CEO
Reuters / Posted 7 days ago
and LNG division, hit by lower oil and gas prices and lower volumes of gas sales, saw turnover fall 47 percent in the first half, leading to a loss before interest, tax, depreciation and amortisation of 39 million euros ($44 million). French... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Neighbors say stench from Heartland Biogas plant in Weld County is so bad, it wakes them up at nighttraps, spoiled grocery store products, cafeteria waste and food processing resi
Neighbors say stench from Heartland Biogas plant in Weld County is so bad, it wakes them up at night
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 7 days ago
traps, spoiled grocery store products, cafeteria waste and food processing residuals into renewable natural gas. EDF Renewables spokeswoman Sandi Briner told Denver7 that the plant also produces commercial compost and nutrient rich... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reverse auction for wind energy: Can India weave the Samba magic?currently the only country where reverse wind auctions have been successful. B
Reverse auction for wind energy: Can India weave the Samba magic?
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
currently the only country where reverse wind auctions have been successful. Brazil's electricity supply is dominated by renewables. Unlike a number of other countries with large amounts of greenhouse gases they are seeking to abate through a... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Questions & Answers - 21 September 2016just using debt, there needs to be more to prop up activity"?Hon BILL ENGLISH (
Questions & Answers - 21 September 2016
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 7 days ago
just using debt, there needs to be more to prop up activity"?Hon BILL ENGLISH (Minister of Finance): The answer to the first question is yes, and, to the second question, no. I would reiterate previous statements I have made. Households make... Read more
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heraldscotland
North Sea player says downturn is ‘opportune’ time to develop fieldsmay be in prospect. Some have taken heart from the partial recovery in crude p
North Sea player says downturn is ‘opportune’ time to develop fields
heraldscotland / Posted 7 days ago
may be in prospect. Some have taken heart from the partial recovery in crude prices, from less than $30 per barrel in the first quarter to around $46/bbl, which has been fuelled by hopes exporters will limit output to support prices. Major... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Finds Lowest In 70 Years And Headed Lowerof the biggest news that came out about this was the fact that ExxonMobil(NYSE:
Oil Finds Lowest In 70 Years And Headed Lower
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
of the biggest news that came out about this was the fact that ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) didn't replace 100% of its oil for the first time 22 years. I would expect that returned to 100%-plus in the next couple years, because they do have 10 major... Read more
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FOX Business
Oil Finds Lowest In 70 Years And Headed Lowerof the biggest news that came out about this was the fact that ExxonMobil(NYSE:
Oil Finds Lowest In 70 Years And Headed Lower
FOX Business / Posted 7 days ago
of the biggest news that came out about this was the fact that ExxonMobil(NYSE: XOM) didn't replace 100% of its oil for the first time 22 years. I would expect that returned to 100%-plus in the next couple years, because they do have 10 major... Read more
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