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1 hr ago | Switched

"Russia with Love": Alaska Gas Scandal is Out-of-Country, Not Out-of-State

A legal controversy - critics would say scandal - has erupted in Alaska's statehouse over the future of its natural gas bounty .


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Sean Parnell, US Governors, ConocoPhillips, Oil & Gas

6 hrs ago | Washington Times

PG&E to be arraigned in fatal pipeline blast

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. officials are set to appear in court on Monday to face federal felony charges involving safety violations tied to a deadly 2010 natural gas pipeline explosion in the San Francisco Bay Area.


Related Topix: Pacific Gas and Electric, Explosion

10 hrs ago | FirstCoastNews

Vehicle knocks JEA pole down, power out

The westbound lanes of Collins Road are closed due to a crash with injuries near the intersection of Pineverde Lane, according to an alert from the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office.


Related Topix: Jacksonville, FL

14 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

Views differ of imam accused in US terrorism case

In this Oct. 9, 2013 file courtroom drawing, defense attorney, Jeremy Schneider, left, represents accused terrorist Mustafa Kamel Mustafa, center, in Manhattan federal court, in New York.


Related Topix: Terrorism, US Energy Systems, Bly, OR

18 hrs ago | Business Journal

Kinder Morgan says it's racked up commitments for Eagle Ford pipeline

File photo of a pipeline system. Kinder Morgan Energy Partners has lined up commitments for two-thirds of its new pipeline connecting Eagle Ford Shale customers to the Houston Ship Channel.


Related Topix: Kinder Morgan Management, Financial Services, Kinder Morgan, Oil & Gas

23 hrs ago | Business Journal

Chapman Properties to build new facility for National Oilwell Varco

Leetsdale-based Chapman Properties has reached an agreement on a ten-year lease with National Oilwell Varco for a new service and support facility at Leetsdale Industrial Park.


Related Topix: National-Oilwell Varco

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Washington Times

Duke: Coal ash spill won't affect bottom line

Duke Energy told shareholders Thursday that cleanup costs resulting from its massive coal ash spill into the Dan River won't have a material effect on the $50 billion company's bottom line.


Related Topix: Duke Energy, US Securities and Exchange Commission, Financial Services, North Carolina, Pat McCrory, US Governors


Apache CEO, Vermont activist build alliance on climate issues

Steve Farris runs a $33 billion Texas oil and gas company and turns, for advice, to a bearded Vermont environmentalist.


Related Topix: Apache, Oil & Gas, Activism, Texas, Stanley, Financial Services, Morgan Stanley, Chevron Corporation

The Times

Oil near $104 as traders weigh supplies, Ukraine

The price of oil remained near $104 a barrel Thursday as investors weighed the upheaval in Ukraine against a big increase in U.S. oil supplies.


Related Topix: US Energy Systems

Inside Bay Area

Hercules: Sale of municipal utility ends multimillion-dollar fiasco

Hercules has sold its municipal utility to PG&E for $9.5 million, putting an end to a decade-long, multimillion-dollar misadventure.


Related Topix: Hercules, CA, Pacific Gas and Electric, Pinole, CA


ConocoPhillips donates $1 million for OSU school

The new building will serve as the eastern anchor of the university's main quad and significantly increase space for the business school's 5,000 students and faculty members.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, ConocoPhillips

Business Wire

Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filings

The dividend of $0.285 per common share is payable May 15, 2014 to sha... )--Nlyte Software, premiere societe de logiciels au monde centree sur la gestion et l'optimisation des centres de donnees, a renforce aujourd'hui sa gestion du ... )--HanesBrands to hold live Internet audio webcast of its 2014 first-quarter investor conference call at 4:30 ... (more)


Related Topix: Apparel, Footwear, SKECHERS USA, San Francisco, CA, WGL Holdings

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Toledo Blade

DTE takes Fermi 2 nuclear plant offline

DTE Energy's Fermi 2 nuclear plant in northern Monroe County was taken offline this morning for an indefinite amount of time because the utility said it needs to replace one of the plant's two main transformers.


Related Topix: DTE Energy

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Ex-bin Laden ally turns key witness in U.S. terror...

A British shoe bomb-plotter-turned-government informant, who once conspired with Osama bin Laden, has become a key witness for U.S. prosecutors seeking to give American juries a taste of life inside al Qaeda, court documents, U.S. and British officials and lawyers say.


Related Topix: Prison, US Energy Systems, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Terrorism

San Gabriel Valley Tribune

Southern California gas prices soar above $4 a gallon

A customer purchases gas Tuesday at the Mobil station at the corner of Diamond Bar Boulevard and Golden Springs Drive in Diamond Bar, where a gallon of regular unleaded sells for $4.79.


Related Topix: California, Boulevard, CA, Diamond Bar, CA, Los Angeles County, CA, Empire, CA, Chevron Corporation, Oil & Gas

Washington Examiner

Va regs set hearings on Appalachian Power rates

The State Corporation Commission has set a Sept. 16 hearing in Richmond to review the electric provider's rates.


Related Topix: Appalachian Power

The Times

Entergy issues preliminary Q1 earnings guidance

New Orleans-based Entergy Corp. expects first-quarter earnings of around $2.28 per share, well above the 94 cents recorded in a year ago and stock analysts' $1.15 forecast.


Related Topix: Entergy, Entergy New Orleans, Entergy Arkansas, Entergy Mississippi

Tue Apr 15, 2014

WTOP-FM Washington

Finmeccanica shares down on CEO change

Investors signaled concern Tuesday at a change of leadership at the scandal-plagued Finmeccanica defense contractor as part of sweeping management changes announced by Italian Premier Matteo Renzi at four strategic state-backed firms.


Related Topix: Enel SpA

The Raw Story

Futuristic walking, 'talking' drilling rigs aim to modernize fracking

Schramm Inc, which built the drilling rig that four years ago helped rescue 33 trapped Chilean copper miners, has designed a 500,000-pound rig for the oil and natural gas industry that can walk, rotate 360 degrees, be operated with a remote control, and load pipe automatically.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Chevron Corporation

WLOX-TV Biloxi

Southern agrees to coal research with Chinese firm

Southern Co. has signed a deal with a state-owned Chinese coal and energy company to help develop coal technologies, based in part on the coal gasification and carbon capture technology that Southern subsidiary Mississippi Power Co.


Related Topix: Southern, Mississippi Power, Kemper County, MS


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