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San Antonio Express-News
What Does Chesapeake Energy's Former CEO See in Argentina?Aubrey McClendon is at it again. The founder and former CEO of Chesapeake Energ
What Does Chesapeake Energy's Former CEO See in Argentina?
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
Aubrey McClendon is at it again. The founder and former CEO of Chesapeake Energy recently partnered his new private company, American Energy Partners LP, with Argentina's state-run YPF SA to explore and develop unconventional oil and gas in the... Read more
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The Tyee
Why the Wild Descent of Oil Is Cause for ConcernThe signs of oil's madcap price collapse are everywhere. Global markets now be
Why the Wild Descent of Oil Is Cause for Concern
The Tyee / Posted 4 days ago
The signs of oil's madcap price collapse are everywhere. Global markets now behave like digital roller-coasters from China to Europe. Schlumberger, the largest oil field service firm, cut 10,000 jobs in 2016 and another 20,000 jobs last year. The... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Running on empty: Big Oil needs a bigger visionAbout 15 years ago, BP PLC, the oil and gas giant formerly known as British Pet
Running on empty: Big Oil needs a bigger vision
The Globe and Mail / Posted 14 days ago
About 15 years ago, BP PLC, the oil and gas giant formerly known as British Petroleum, doused itself in green and invented a cheery new starburst logo adorned with “Beyond Petroleum.” The message: BP would evolve from a fossil fuel company into a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Zuma would laugh when asked about unemployment.....Mr Zuma can laugh what he wants.......but..... A study of McKinsy (mid 2015) r
Zuma would laugh when asked about unemployment.....
News 24 South Africa / Posted 15 days ago
Mr Zuma can laugh what he wants.......but..... A study of McKinsy (mid 2015) referred and analyzed the negative influences on future employment or "availability of jobs" as it is know today. The following list gives an overview what they define as... Read more
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Online Recruitment
New oil and gas report reveals UK job cuts accelerating in 2016 despite rising converns about skills shortageDespite the already difficult North Sea market and painfully high cost levels,
New oil and gas report reveals UK job cuts accelerating in 2016 despite rising converns about skills shortage
Online Recruitment / Posted 18 days ago
Despite the already difficult North Sea market and painfully high cost levels, a new research report published today by DNV GL reveals that more short-term cost cuts are expected in 2016. Sixty-five per cent of UK respondents think mistakes made in... Read more
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heraldscotland
SNP members "deeply disappointed" after party bosses block fracking debateSNP Members Against Unconventional Oil and Gas, known as SMAUG, issued a statem
SNP members "deeply disappointed" after party bosses block fracking debate
heraldscotland / Posted 18 days ago
SNP Members Against Unconventional Oil and Gas, known as SMAUG, issued a statement in which it said it was "deeply disappointed" with the decision not to approve a debate. Had the motion been selected and backed by members, the party leadership... Read more
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heraldscotland
Internal SNP ceasefire over fracking ends as members conference bid for ban blockedHad the motion been debated and agreed, it would have heaped intense pressure o
Internal SNP ceasefire over fracking ends as members conference bid for ban blocked
heraldscotland / Posted 20 days ago
Had the motion been debated and agreed, it would have heaped intense pressure on the party leadership to go further than current moratoriums on fracking and underground coal gasification with SNP members technically able to decide party... Read more
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heraldscotland
Internal SNP ceasefire over fracking over as members conference bid for ban blockedHad the motion been debated and agreed, it would have heaped intense pressure o
Internal SNP ceasefire over fracking over as members conference bid for ban blocked
heraldscotland / Posted 20 days ago
Had the motion been debated and agreed, it would have heaped intense pressure on the party leadership to go further than current moratoriums on fracking and underground coal gasification with SNP members technically able to decide party policy. It... Read more
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Scotsman
SNP accused of ‘rigging’ over lack of fracking debate Richard Dixon says 20 branches backed a ban motion. Picture: Contributed The
SNP accused of ‘rigging’ over lack of fracking debate
Scotsman / Posted 20 days ago
Richard Dixon says 20 branches backed a ban motion. Picture: Contributed The head of one of Scotland’s leading environmental campaigning groups has accused the SNP of “rigging” its spring... Read more
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Business Wire
Oil and Gas Industry Trends and Technology Report 2016This study presents the global oil and gas industry as a primary source of ener
Oil and Gas Industry Trends and Technology Report 2016
Business Wire / Posted 22 days ago
This study presents the global oil and gas industry as a primary source of energy. Various challenges faced by today's oil and gas companies in this ever-changing environment are discussed in detail, such as how the industry is structured and how the... Read more
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Northern Echo
MP quits fracking parliamentary group role over conflict of interest claimsThe committee brings together politicians and policymakers with business groups
MP quits fracking parliamentary group role over conflict of interest claims
Northern Echo / Posted 25 days ago
The committee brings together politicians and policymakers with business groups, academics, non-government organisations and consumer groups to debate potential for developing unconventional oil and gas reserves in the UK. Campaigners said Mr... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Downturn reaches U.S. shale industry as production scaled backThe U.S. shale oil boom that contributed to the current global glut is now in r
Downturn reaches U.S. shale industry as production scaled back
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 days ago
The U.S. shale oil boom that contributed to the current global glut is now in rapid retreat, with the production decline expected to hit more than one million barrels a day and the industry facing widespread bankruptcies among smaller... Read more
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Business Spectator
Oil prices slide to fresh 12Oil prices retreated to another 12-year low Friday as a stronger dollar and ove
Oil prices slide to fresh 12
Business Spectator / Posted 1 months ago
Oil prices retreated to another 12-year low Friday as a stronger dollar and oversupply continue to weigh on the market. Oil has been locked into a prolonged collapse, with traders repeatedly willing to send it further downward despite its passing... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Oil prices slide to fresh 12Stronger dollar and oversupply weigh on market. Oil prices retreated to anothe
Oil prices slide to fresh 12
The Courier Mail / Posted 1 months ago
Stronger dollar and oversupply weigh on market. Oil prices retreated to another 12-year low Friday as a stronger dollar and oversupply continue to weigh on the market. Oil has been locked into a prolonged collapse, with traders repeatedly willing... Read more
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Scotsman
Energy giant Cluff abandons Firth of Forth coal gas plan Cluff Natural Resources had intended to create the UKs first deep offshore und
Energy giant Cluff abandons Firth of Forth coal gas plan
Scotsman / Posted 1 months ago
Cluff Natural Resources had intended to create the UKs first deep offshore underground coal gasification (UCG) plant at Kincardine in Fife. Picture: TSPL An energy giant has shelved plans to... Read more
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heraldscotland
Environmentalists hail "massive victory" as energy firm scraps plan to burn coal under the ForthLang Banks, director of WWF Scotland, who opposed the plans, said: "This news r
Environmentalists hail "massive victory" as energy firm scraps plan to burn coal under the Forth
heraldscotland / Posted 1 months ago
Lang Banks, director of WWF Scotland, who opposed the plans, said: "This news represents a massive victory for all those who have campaigned long and hard to halt Cluff’s daft coal-burning plans. However, we’ll only be satisfied when the company... Read more

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