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Energy Transfer Sues Greenpeace Over Dakota Pipeline
Tuesday, August 22, 2017 Energy Transfer Partners LP sues Greenpeace and other environmental groups, accusing them of launching an 'eco-terrorism' campaign aimed at blocking the Dakota Access Pipeline.

Ten Sailors Missing After US Warship, Tanker Collide Near Singapore
Monday, August 21, 2017 Ten US sailors were missing after a US warship collided with an oil tanker east of Singapore before dawn on Monday.

Shengli Oilfield Cuts Internet For Some Offices After Cyber Attack
Monday, August 21, 2017 Sinopec's Shengli Oilfield says it will cut its Internet connection for some of its offices, the company says.

Meghan O'Sullivan: Renewables Won't End Geopolitics of Energy
Monday, August 21, 2017 In another sign that the age of fossil fuels is waning, the California State Senate has passed a bill to commit the state to use 100% renewable energy for power by 2045.

Fire Put Out At Major PetroChina Refinery In Dalian
Thursday, August 17, 2017 A fire broke out at state oil major PetroChina's plant in northeastern China, one of the country's largest refineries.

Big Oil Follows Silicon Valley Into Backing Green Energy Firms
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Major oil companies are joining Silicon Valley in backing energy-technology start-ups, a signal that that those with the deepest pockets in the industry are casting around for a new strategy.

Protesters Drag Shell Niger Delta Oil Facility Shutdown Into Fifth Day
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 Protesters on Tuesday dragged the shutdown of a Shell crude oil facility in the Niger Delta into its fifth day.

Hundreds Of Protesters Storm Shell Oil Facility In Niger Delta
Friday, August 11, 2017 Hundreds of Nigerians stormed a crude oil facility and gas plant owned by Shell in the Niger Delta.

S. Korea's GS Caltex Shuts Heavy Oil Upgrading Unit After Fire
Thursday, August 10, 2017 GS Caltex says it has shut a heavy oil upgrading unit after a fire mishap.

Minister: India Set To Unveil New Biofuel Policy In Bid To Cut Imports
Thursday, August 10, 2017 India will soon announce a new policy to promote biofuels as part of efforts by the world's third-largest emitter of greenhouse gases to cut imports of fossil fuels.

British Columbia Says Will Bar Trans Mountain Work Until Consultations Done
Thursday, August 10, 2017 The government of British Columbia will not allow Kinder Morgan Canada to begin work on public land for its Trans Mountain pipeline expansion until it 'meaningfully' consults aboriginal communities.

Petrochina's Refinery, Gas Fields And Pipelines Unaffected By Sichuan Quake
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 Petrochina's Refinery, Gas Fields And Pipelines Unaffected By Sichuan Quake

Franklin To Hit Mexico Oil State As Season's First Atlantic Hurricane
Wednesday, August 09, 2017 Storm Franklin, now a Category 1 hurricane, is set to crash into eastern Mexico's key oil-producing Gulf state of Veracruz.

US To Relax Rules Protecting Sage Grouse, In Win For Oil Drillers
Monday, August 07, 2017 The US Interior Department launches an overhaul to an Obama-era plan to protect sage grouse that it says aims to both preserve the species of bird while expanding opportunities for oil.

Keystone Foes Duck Climate in Red State Oil Pipeline Battle
Friday, August 04, 2017 You won't hear climate coming from Keystone XL foes as they argue against TransCanada's push to get the final state approval needed to build the pipeline.

Boko Haram Wing Tied To IS Marks Resurgence By Kidnapping Oil Workers
Wednesday, August 02, 2017 A Boko Haram faction with ties to IS and responsible for the kidnapping of a Nigerian oil prospecting team has become a deadly force capable of carrying out highly-organized attacks.

Refiners Argue EPA Can Cut Biofuel Quota Despite Defeat in Court
Tuesday, August 01, 2017 Refiners told the EPA to cut biofuel quotas for 2018, arguing that a federal court decision against the agency shouldn't prevent it from setting targets below levels enshrined in law.

Icahn's Biofuel Bet Faces Significant Headwinds
Monday, July 31, 2017 Billionaire investor Carl Icahn's multimillion-dollar bet against U.S. biofuel prices is looking increasingly risky in the wake of a Friday court ruling.

European Diesel Jumps as Fire at Pernis Refinery Cuts Supply
Monday, July 31, 2017 European diesel surged after a fire at the region's biggest refinery on Saturday left traders scrambling for supply in the area's main oil-trading hub and prompting speculation.

Pakistan Oil, Gas Regulator Says 50% Of Fuel Tankers Fail Safety Standards
Thursday, July 27, 2017 Pakistan's oil and gas regulator says that nearly 50% of fuel tankers in the country do not meet safety requirements.

ETP's $4B Rover Line Hits Another Snag, This Time In W. Virginia
Monday, July 24, 2017 Energy Transfer Partners LP's Rover pipeline receives more bad news.

Greenpeace Activists Protest Near Oil Rig In Norway's Arctic Sea Area
Friday, July 21, 2017 Environmental activists protest near an offshore rig contracted by Statoil in the remote Norwegian Arctic.

Repairs to Magellan's Longhorn Pipeline Completed, Ops Resumed -Spokesman
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 The pipeline transports crude from Permian Basin production region in West Texas to the refining and export facilities in Houston.

California Lawmakers Approve Landmark Extension to Climate Policy
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 The legislation extends California's cap-and-trade program, which was set to expire in three years, through 2030 and attempts to strengthen it.

Texas Oil Market With Spare Pipeline Space Shrugs Off Shutdown
Friday, July 14, 2017 Oil markets shrugged off a spill that shut a pipeline crossing Texas, signaling no immediate shortage of space to haul crude from the region's prolific Permian Basin to Houston-area refineries.

Magnitude 4.2 Earthquake Strikes Near Cushing Oil Storage Hub
Friday, July 14, 2017 An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 struck Stroud, Oklahoma, about 20 miles (32.2 km) from the key oil storage hub in Cushing, Oklahoma, the Oklahoma Geological Survey (OGS) said.

US Court Gives Environmental Regulator 14-day Extension on Methane Rule
Friday, July 14, 2017 A U.S. court gave the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 14 extra days to comply with a July 3 order requiring the EPA to enforce rules on methane leaks in oil and gas equipment, which the agency had sought to freeze, a filing showed.

ExxonMobil Fined For Louisiana Refinery Explosion That Injured Four
Thursday, July 13, 2017 ExxonMobil has been fined about $165,000 by US regulators for safety lapses including inadequate training and equipment maintenance over an explosion.

Report: Saudi Aramco's Manifa Oilfield Production Hit by Technical Issue
Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Output from Saudi Aramco's massive Manifa oilfield has been hit by a technical problem, the International Oil Daily reported.

Fire Extinguished At Syncrude Oil Sands Plant In Alberta
Monday, July 10, 2017 A small fire broke out in a sulphur emissions reduction unit at the Syncrude oil sands plant in northern Alberta.

Unite Marks Piper Alpha Tragedy 29 Years On
Friday, July 07, 2017 UK union Unite marks the Piper Alpha tragedy yesterday, 29 years on from the incident which killed 167 workers in the North Sea.

Alberta Regulators Charge Nexen Energy Over 2015 Pipeline Spill
Thursday, July 06, 2017 Alberta regulators charge Nexen Energy, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CNOOC Ltd, for a pipeline spill in July 2015.

Gas Pipeline Blast In Northeast China Kills 5, Injures 89
Wednesday, July 05, 2017 At least 5 were killed and 89 injured in a gas pipeline explosion in northeastern China, the official Xinhua news agency reported on Wednesday.

CNPC Gas Pipeline Blast Kills 8, Injures 35
Monday, July 03, 2017 At least 8 people died and another 35 were injured in a natural gas pipeline explosion in southwest China's Guizhou Province on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reports.

Maersk Brings All Major IT Systems Back Online After Cyber Attack
Monday, July 03, 2017 Danish shipping giant A.P. Moller-Maersk has restored its major applications, as it brings its IT systems back online after being hit by a major cyber attack last week.

Sources: Russia's Gazprom Hit by Global Cyber Attack on Tuesday
Thursday, June 29, 2017 Computers at Russian state gas giant Gazprom were infected as part of a global cyber attack, according to a government official and a person investigating the incident.

Shell Welcomes Final Recommendations in Climate Report
Thursday, June 29, 2017 Royal Dutch Shell plc welcomes the final recommendations set out in a report published by the Task Force on Climate-Related Financial Disclosures (TCFD).

Cyber Attack Hits Shipper Maersk, Causes Cargo Delays
Wednesday, June 28, 2017 Maersk Line, said its computer systems were among those hit by the global Petya cyber attack, causing it problems processing orders and delaying cargoes.

Tropical Storm Dora Expected To Become Hurricane On Monday
Monday, June 26, 2017 Tropical Storm Dora, located off the western coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean, is strengthening quickly and is expected to become a hurricane on Monday.

US, Colorado Sue PDC Energy, Claiming Clean Air Act Violations
Monday, June 26, 2017 The Trump administration and the state of Colorado sues PDC Energy Inc.


 
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