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Oil industry knew of 'serious' climate concerns more than 45 years ago

Researchers warned American Petroleum Institute in 1968 that the release of carbon dioxide from fossil fuels could lead to ‘worldwide environmental changes’

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Governor Meets With Petroleum Institute President On Oil & Gas Regulations

DENVER (AP) — Collaboration and negotiation allowed Colorado to draw up oil and gas regulations that protect the public and the environment while encouraging a lucrative state industry, the governor and the president of an industry group say. 508 more words


Hickenlooper: If State Doesn't Regulate Its Air, EPA Might

DENVER (AP) — Gov. John Hickenlooper warned Thursday that withholding funds for state air quality regulators could prompt the federal government to step in with a heavier hand. 253 more words


The oil Patch Boys have known about climate change since the 1980s

Just months after the New York attorney general launched an investigation into oil giant ExxonMobil over allegations that it misled investors about climate change, a newly surfaced report suggests the oil industry’s largest trade group may have had early, detailed knowledge of climate change as well.

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US crude trades at brief, rare premium to Brent

US crude oil prices rose briefly to a premium over the international Brent benchmark following news of a surprise fall in US stockpiles.

Inventories fell by 3.6 million barrels in the week, to 486.7 million, according to the  194 more words


SEC proposes new resource extraction disclosure rules -- will they face another legal challenge?

by Cydney Posner

This morning, the SEC voted (with Commissioner Piwowar in dissent) to propose rules, mandated by Section 1504 of the Dodd-Frank, that would require disclosure on Form SD of certain payments made to the federal and foreign governments by resource extraction issuers in connection with commercial development of oil, gas and mineral rights. 1,329 more words


Laporan Dari API Berpotensi Bebani Harga Minyak WTI

bobnews – Harga minyak mentah sedikit melemah di sesi Asia pada hari Rabu seiring investor melihat data cadangan minyak dari kelompok industri AS di saat juga masih memfokuskan pada ketegangan di Timur Tengah. 111 more words