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Shailene Woodley Lends Her Star Power To The Fight To Stop A $3.8 Billion Oil Pipeline In North Dakota

Last week, Divergent actress Shailene Woodley joined a group of over 200 protesters demonstrating against the construction of the $3.8 billion, 1,1000 mile Dakota Access Pipeline. 349 more words

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Calgary-based Gibsons Energy rejects foreign takeover offer

Gibsons Energy says it has rejected a takeover offer from a foreign entity it declined to identify.

The Calgary-based oil and gas company said in a news release Thursday that it received a non-binding, conditional proposal for discussion from an unidentifiable foreign entity that insisted on anonymity. 93 more words


Is oil price going up or down?

By Raz Koroh

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On July 1, the price of crude oil dipped below US$40 per barrel for the first time since April.  543 more words


Steyer tears into #BigOil

With an end-of-session brawl looming in the Legislature over California climate programs, billionaire environmentalist Tom Steyer on Monday will start airing a television ad accusing the state’s oil industry of putting profits over the health of children. 209 more words

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Oil Prices Are Hitting Texas Where It Hurts

In the same way the fortunes of New York luxury emporiums like Saks Fifth Avenue and Barneys move with Wall Street’s gyrations, upscale Texas stores rise and fall with the oil industry. 285 more words


07.25.16: Nightfall

El Nacional published an article today pointing out that since 2009, 10,000 oil industry workers have left PDVSA and migrated from Venezuela due to poor wages and political persecution… 846 more words

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World’s Largest Oil Rig Builder Plans To Hunker Down

Forecasting a “long harsh winter ahead” in terms of work, and preparing to “hunker down,” Keppel Offshore & Marine Ltd. is bracing for tough times for the construction of oil rigs.

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