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TSX erases losses, heads higher; US indexes lower on Fed rate hike fears

Toronto’s benchmark S&P/TSX Composite Index has rebounded from early losses Tuesday but two of the three major U.S. indexes remain in negative territory in mid-afternoon trading. 196 more words


World's biggest PR firm calls it quits with American oil lobby

The world’s largest public relations firm is ending its lucrative relationship with America’s powerful oil lobby – after more than a decade and at least $327m in billings. 357 more words


Oil prices sag on latest U.S. inventory data; stock markets down slightly

Oil prices slid below the $50 US a barrel level early Thursday before rallying later in the session to end the day north of the $51 mark. 212 more words


Public Relations Trumps Lobbying: Study Reveals PR Paradigm

Government relations professionals refusing to acknowledge and leverage public relations as part of influencing public policy are falling behind the times.  A new study by… 479 more words

Patrick Slevin

2015 State of American Energy Report

2015 State of American Energy Report
Source: American Petroleum Institute

This report highlights how America can choose a future where the oil and natural gas industry continues to contribute to our nation’s economic recovery and job creation; to develop and utilize state-of-the-art technologies to safely discover, extract, refine, and transport oil and natural gas; and to enable the U.S.

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Business And Economics

Keystone XL Pipeline Still Hotly Contested

It looks like the Keystone XL Pipeline is going to face a tough time on U.S. President Obama’s desk, and an American Petroleum Institute spokesperson says he’s “disappointed” by this countervailing force that appears ready to fight a Republican-led congress.   201 more words

Climate Change

Light, Heavy, Sweet or Sour?

As the famous Castrol advertisement suggests: Oils ain’t oils! There are big differences between light and heavy crude oil and it can also be sweet or sour as well. 470 more words