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The Huffington Post
In Alaska, Obama Highlights Climate Change While His Decisions Draw Accusations of 'Hypocrisy'WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama visits Alaska this week, he is facing c
In Alaska, Obama Highlights Climate Change While His Decisions Draw Accusations of 'Hypocrisy'
The Huffington Post / Posted 7 hours ago
WASHINGTON -- As President Barack Obama visits Alaska this week, he is facing criticism and outright outrage from environmental advocates who say his focus on climate change while in the region contradicts his administration's decision to allow Shell... Read more
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WA Today
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' priceOPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' price
WA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
OPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC OPEC, the producer of 40 per cent of the world's oil, renewed its readiness to talk to other crude exporters to achieve "fair and reasonable prices", according to the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' priceOPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' price
Brisbane Times / Posted 12 hours ago
OPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC OPEC, the producer of 40 per cent of the world's oil, renewed its readiness to talk to other crude exporters to achieve "fair and reasonable prices", according to the... Read more
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The Age
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' priceOPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' price
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
OPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC OPEC, the producer of 40 per cent of the world's oil, renewed its readiness to talk to other crude exporters to achieve "fair and reasonable prices", according to the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' priceOPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' price
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
OPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC OPEC, the producer of 40 per cent of the world's oil, renewed its readiness to talk to other crude exporters to achieve "fair and reasonable prices", according to the... Read more
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Canberra Times
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' priceOPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC
Oil surges as OPEC reiterates its willingness to find 'fair' price
Canberra Times / Posted 13 hours ago
OPEC has an official daily production target of 30 million barrels. Photo: FDC OPEC, the producer of 40 per cent of the world's oil, renewed its readiness to talk to other crude exporters to achieve "fair and reasonable prices", according to the... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Robert J. Samuelson: Globalization at warp speedBy Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post WASHINGTON >> Globalization lives. A
Robert J. Samuelson: Globalization at warp speed
The Monterey County Herald / Posted yesterday
By Robert J. Samuelson Washington Post WASHINGTON >> Globalization lives. A fascinating but little-noted aspect of the recent financial turmoil is how much it’s been an international event. It started with doubts about China’s economy, symbolized... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Robert Samuelson: Globalization at warp speedWASHINGTON — Globalization lives.A fascinating but little-noted aspect of the r
Robert Samuelson: Globalization at warp speed
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted yesterday
WASHINGTON — Globalization lives.A fascinating but little-noted aspect of the recent financial turmoil is how much it's been an international event. It started with doubts about China's economy, symbolized by a tumbling stock market and a surprise... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in fluxPARIS/BRUSSELS: The new head of the International Energy Agency faces dilemmas
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in flux
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
PARIS/BRUSSELS: The new head of the International Energy Agency faces dilemmas that challenge the purpose of the body set up to protect the interests of the West against the power of OPEC in the 1970s. Fatih Birol of Turkey - the IEA's respected... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in fluxInternational Energy Agency (IEA) Chief Economist Fatih Birol speaks during a n
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in flux
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 3 days ago
International Energy Agency (IEA) Chief Economist Fatih Birol speaks during a news conference after the opening of the International Energy and Environment Fair and Conference in Istanbul, Turkey in this May 12, 2010 file photo. PARIS/BRUSSELS The... Read more
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The Star
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in fluxPARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The new head of the International Energy Agency face
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in flux
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The new head of the International Energy Agency faces dilemmas that challenge the purpose of the body set up to protect the interests of the West against the power of OPEC in the 1970s. Fatih Birol of Turkey -- the IEA's... Read more
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BBC News
Tough outlook for emerging markets - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Tough outlook for emerging markets
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say A series of emerging market... Read more
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Swissinfo
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in fluxBy Michel Rose and Barbara Lewis PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The new head of th
New IEA boss faces world energy landscape in flux
Swissinfo / Posted 3 days ago
By Michel Rose and Barbara Lewis PARIS/BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The new head of the International Energy Agency faces dilemmas that challenge the purpose of the body set up to protect the interests of the West against the power of OPEC in the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
African Continent - a Gold Mine for Renewable Energy, Yet Unable to Power HerselfGhana. — African continent could become a gold mine for renewable energy due to
African Continent - a Gold Mine for Renewable Energy, Yet Unable to Power Herself
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Ghana. — African continent could become a gold mine for renewable energy due to abundant solar and wind resources. The continent is endowed with substantial renewable energy resources. It has 1.1 gigawatts of hydropower capacity, 9000megawatt of... Read more
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Gulf News
Oil futures crash no help to sellers of the real thingWith futures prices now hovering around six and a half year lows, the physical
Oil futures crash no help to sellers of the real thing
Gulf News / Posted 5 days ago
With futures prices now hovering around six and a half year lows, the physical market would typically begin to strengthen and signal a potential rebound in futures — in a repeat of patterns seen during the previous crisis of 2008/09 London/Moscow:... Read more
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Reuters
Oil futures crash no help to sellers of the real thingA worker prepares to fill a car at a gas station close to Copacabana beach in R
Oil futures crash no help to sellers of the real thing
Reuters / Posted 5 days ago
A worker prepares to fill a car at a gas station close to Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, January 12, 2015. LONDON/MOSCOW When oil futures markets crash - as they have this summer - physical markets often move the other way as refiners jump on... Read more
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TheBull
Decades on, the promise of 'clean coal' remains elusiveFor more than a decade the coal industry’s favoured response to climate change
Decades on, the promise of 'clean coal' remains elusive
TheBull / Posted 6 days ago
For more than a decade the coal industry’s favoured response to climate change was carbon capture and storage, or CCS. CCS is still the main defence, but the absence of functioning projects is making it ever more threadbare. Last week Citigroup... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Iran says will reclaim full oil market share post-sanctionsIran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh talks to journalists before a meeting of OPE
Iran says will reclaim full oil market share post-sanctions
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 6 days ago
Iran's Oil Minister Bijan Zanganeh talks to journalists before a meeting of OPEC oil ministers in Vienna June 11, 2014. DUBAI Iran will ramp up crude oil production and reclaim its lost share of exports shortly after international sanctions on the... Read more
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The New Age
Iran says will reclaim full oil market share post-sanctionsIran will ramp up crude oil production and reclaim its lost share of exports sh
Iran says will reclaim full oil market share post-sanctions
The New Age / Posted 6 days ago
Iran will ramp up crude oil production and reclaim its lost share of exports shortly after international sanctions on the OPEC member are lifted, Iran's oil minister Bijan Zanganeh said on Tuesday. Iran and six world powers agreed a deal in July to... Read more
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Times of Malta
Low-energy and healthy homesWith street names such as Temperance and Hygiene and plenty of green open space
Low-energy and healthy homes
Times of Malta / Posted 7 days ago
With street names such as Temperance and Hygiene and plenty of green open spaces, the 1920s Bon Air (Good Air) housing estate in a working-class district of Brussels was meant to provide a healthy ‘garden city’ way of life. Now, 21st-century... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
US shale girds for tough ride at $40 oilNEW YORK - The drop in US oil prices below $40 a barrel has emboldened talk tha
US shale girds for tough ride at $40 oil
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 7 days ago
NEW YORK - The drop in US oil prices below $40 a barrel has emboldened talk that lower oil prices will persist longer, leading to much more carnage in the global oil patch. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate for delivery in October dropped $2.21... Read more
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Market Watch
Crude’s drop below $38 marks ‘epic’ time in the oil marketThe plunge in oil prices accelerated Monday in line with the selloff in global
Crude’s drop below $38 marks ‘epic’ time in the oil market
Market Watch / Posted 7 days ago
The plunge in oil prices accelerated Monday in line with the selloff in global financial markets, with West Texas Intermediate crude futures tapping a low under $38 a barrel as investors remain shaken about prospects for global economic growth. WTI... Read more
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iol.co.za
30 killed in strike on IS oil refineryBeirut - At least 30 jihadists and civilian oil workers were killed when the US
30 killed in strike on IS oil refinery
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Beirut - At least 30 jihadists and civilian oil workers were killed when the US-led coalition against the Islamic State militant group carried out an airstrike against a Syrian oil refinery, a monitoring group said Sunday. The Syrian Observatory for... Read more
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Investopedia
Oil or Gold: Which Will Recover First? (USO)Which is likely to recover faster – oil or gold? This is an interesting questio
Oil or Gold: Which Will Recover First? (USO)
Investopedia / Posted 7 days ago
Which is likely to recover faster – oil or gold? This is an interesting question and it’s not impossible to answer if we apply logic to each situation. However, based on current and likely future trends, it’s not a straightforward answer. Let’s take... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Anxiety As Crude Oil Prices Slump to Six-Year LowFestus Akanbi captures the anxiety of economic watchers as oil price slumped to
Anxiety As Crude Oil Prices Slump to Six-Year Low
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
Festus Akanbi captures the anxiety of economic watchers as oil price slumped to a six-year low last week Between Wednesday last week and the close of work on Friday, members of the international business community, including Nigeria, were stunned as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Fighting Climate Change - On the Road to Marrakesh 2016Starting in November of this year, the 21st Session of the Conference of the Pa
Fighting Climate Change - On the Road to Marrakesh 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Starting in November of this year, the 21st Session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), referred to in the shorthand as "Paris 2015," will culminate the latest effort to formalize a grand... Read more
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thebee
Petrol Prices Cut As Oil Heads Towards New LowThe global oil price is slipping towards its lowest point of 2015, caused by ov
Petrol Prices Cut As Oil Heads Towards New Low
thebee / Posted 8 days ago
The global oil price is slipping towards its lowest point of 2015, caused by over-supply and a slump in the Chinese economy. The RAC says petrol prices could again fall close to £1 per litre if the price goes much lower. "If Brent Crude were to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Spin and image-building delay mineADANI’S Carmichael megamine is now no longer about economics, demand or prosper
Spin and image-building delay mine
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
ADANI’S Carmichael megamine is now no longer about economics, demand or prosperity – it has become about politics, activism and a little about democracy. But mostly it’s about spin and image-building. The myths and lies spread about this project... Read more
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The Courier Mail
US oil prices fall below $US40 a barrelThe price of oil in the US tumbled below $US40 ($A54.53) a barrel Friday for th
US oil prices fall below $US40 a barrel
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
The price of oil in the US tumbled below $US40 ($A54.53) a barrel Friday for the first time since 2009 amid a growing consensus that cheap oil is here to stay. Oil investors and forecasters, who predicted early in the year that prices would recover... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
US crude oil prices hit lowest since 2009, eliminating thousands of jobsAmerica’s oil boom is faltering, and with US crude oil prices hitting lows unse
US crude oil prices hit lowest since 2009, eliminating thousands of jobs
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 10 days ago
America’s oil boom is faltering, and with US crude oil prices hitting lows unseen since 2009 this week, experts believe the fall may continue taking thousands of jobs with it. Consumers may cheer the lower prices at the pump, but jobs are being lost... Read more
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The Advocate
Golden Age of natural gas hits four-year mark ... and ends?So much for the golden age of natural gas. That doesn’t bode well for the ener
Golden Age of natural gas hits four-year mark ... and ends?
The Advocate / Posted 10 days ago
So much for the golden age of natural gas. That doesn’t bode well for the energy companies that spent hundreds of billions of dollars to secure natural gas supplies and build facilities to turn the gas into a liquid that can be shipped to markets in... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Carmichael mine has become a political and environmental footballADANI’S Carmichael megamine is now no longer about economics, demand or prosper
Carmichael mine has become a political and environmental football
The Courier Mail / Posted 10 days ago
ADANI’S Carmichael megamine is now no longer about economics, demand or prosperity – it has become about politics, activism and a little about democracy. But mostly it’s about spin and image-building. The myths and lies spread about this project... Read more
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thebee
Sliding Oil Price Could See '£1 Petrol' ReturnThe global oil price is slipping towards its lowest point of 2015, caused by ov
Sliding Oil Price Could See '£1 Petrol' Return
thebee / Posted 10 days ago
The global oil price is slipping towards its lowest point of 2015, caused by over-supply and a slump in the Chinese economy. The RAC says petrol prices could again fall close to £1 per litre if the price goes much lower. "If Brent Crude were to... Read more
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WA Today
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumersTesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumers
WA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Tesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will join Germany as the company's first two markets outside the US. Photo: Reuters In recent months, about 30 country householders have joined a pilot project that provides a... Read more
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The Age
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumersTesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumers
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
Tesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will join Germany as the company's first two markets outside the US. Photo: Reuters In recent months, about 30 country householders have joined a pilot project that provides a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumersTesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumers
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Tesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will join Germany as the company's first two markets outside the US. Photo: Reuters In recent months, about 30 country householders have joined a pilot project that provides a... Read more
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Canberra Times
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumersTesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumers
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
Tesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will join Germany as the company's first two markets outside the US. Photo: Reuters In recent months, about 30 country householders have joined a pilot project that provides a... Read more
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Brisbane Times
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumersTesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will
House batteries could help the grid as well as consumers
Brisbane Times / Posted 11 days ago
Tesla Motors plans to bring its new batteries in 2016 to Australia, which will join Germany as the company's first two markets outside the US. Photo: Reuters In recent months, about 30 country householders have joined a pilot project that provides a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Surviving the Crude Oil CrunchThe lingering decline in crude oil prices, which has greatly affected Nigeria's
Surviving the Crude Oil Crunch
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The lingering decline in crude oil prices, which has greatly affected Nigeria's revenue from crude oil exports, has taken another dimension in recent months. About 35 million barrels of the country's crude oil remained unsold at the international... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Coal industry will still be a force says Labor MP for Hunter The coal industry in Australia may be facing some challenges, but it will sti
Coal industry will still be a force says Labor MP for Hunter
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
The coal industry in Australia may be facing some challenges, but it will still be a significant economic force, according to the federal Labor MP for Hunter Joel Fitzgibbon. Responding... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
What's the Attraction of Nuclear Energy?The nuclear energy sector future looks to be in dire straits. Most of the curre
What's the Attraction of Nuclear Energy?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
The nuclear energy sector future looks to be in dire straits. Most of the current new builds are in China but in 2014, China paid $9-billion for nuclear while spending $83-billion on wind and solar. French nuclear company Areva, once the standard... Read more
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Wilson County News
Editorial: ‘Climate anger’: Last refuge of the green activistsFor purveyors of climate alarm, emotional displays of intolerance are increasin
Editorial: ‘Climate anger’: Last refuge of the green activists
Wilson County News / Posted 12 days ago
For purveyors of climate alarm, emotional displays of intolerance are increasingly crowding out reasoned argument. But remember the adage: “Hate hurts the hater more than the hated.” Consider President Obama. At this year’s White House... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Shut refineries to put pressure on oil prices as inventories growOil prices are expected to come under renewed pressure this fall as North Ameri
Shut refineries to put pressure on oil prices as inventories grow
The Globe and Mail / Posted 12 days ago
Oil prices are expected to come under renewed pressure this fall as North American refiners shut down for overdue maintenance and thereby add to already swollen crude inventories across the continent. Refineries in North America and Europe have been... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
With Oil At Six-Year Low, Crude Exporters, Firms DownsizeBy Ejiofor Alike and Chineme Okafor with Agency Report Other than Nigeria's pl
With Oil At Six-Year Low, Crude Exporters, Firms Downsize
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Ejiofor Alike and Chineme Okafor with Agency Report Other than Nigeria's plummeting finances, oil companies in the country's oil and gas sector, as is the case with oil producers worldwide, have been forced to scale down on investments, slash... Read more
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The New Yorker
The Woman Who Could Stop Climate ChangeThe United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or U.N.F.C.C.C., has
The Woman Who Could Stop Climate Change
The New Yorker / Posted 13 days ago
The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change, or U.N.F.C.C.C., has by now been ratified by a hundred and ninety-five countries, which, depending on how you count, represents either all the countries in the world or all the countries and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bullsA 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US prod
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bulls
Brisbane Times / Posted 13 days ago
A 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US production, which is near the highest level in four decades. Photo: Reuters Crude bulls, stung by the worst July on record, should expect further pain as slumping commodity... Read more
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The Age
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bullsA 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US prod
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bulls
The Age / Posted 13 days ago
A 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US production, which is near the highest level in four decades. Photo: Reuters Crude bulls, stung by the worst July on record, should expect further pain as slumping commodity... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bullsA 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US prod
Commodity currency collapse prolongs agony for oil bulls
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 days ago
A 60 per cent decline in US dollar prices since June 2014 hasn't curbed US production, which is near the highest level in four decades. Photo: Reuters Crude bulls, stung by the worst July on record, should expect further pain as slumping commodity... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Shell faces huge risks and potential rewards with an Arctic adventureThe Anglo-Dutch oil giant has just been granted the last permit it needs to dri
Shell faces huge risks and potential rewards with an Arctic adventure
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
The Anglo-Dutch oil giant has just been granted the last permit it needs to drill for possible reserves in the Arctic, Earth’s equivalent of Pandora. The US Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement, the offshore regulator, has awarded Shell a... Read more
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IAfrica South African Business News
Oil prices rebound from lowsOil prices rose Wednesday, with New York's price rebounding from six-year lows
Oil prices rebound from lows
IAfrica South African Business News / Posted 14 days ago
Oil prices rose Wednesday, with New York's price rebounding from six-year lows as the International Energy Agency predicted stronger crude demand amid a supply glut. US benchmark West Texas Intermediate (WTI) for September delivery climbed 48 cents... Read more
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