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19 hrs ago |

Forum Selection Bylaws-More Good News

Fending off merger-related shareholder lawsuits keeps getting easier. Just a week ago, the Delaware Chancery Court upheld the enforceability of the bylaw of a Delaware corporation headquartered in North Carolina that selected North Carolina courts as its exclusive shareholder litigation forum.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

23 hrs ago | The Washington Post

Chevron's Search for Plant-Based Alternative Fuels Flounders

The second-largest U.S. oil company by market value spent "significant sums" and assigned some of its best scientists to evaluate more than 100 kinds of feedstock and 50 techniques for converting them into fuels without success, Chevron Chairman and Chief Executive Officer John Watson said during an address to the Economic Club of Minnesota in Minneapolis today. "The smartest minds in my company and others haven't yet cracked the code on pairing the right feedstock conversion technology and logistics in an economic and scalable package," Watson said.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Alternative Energy, Agriculture, Science, Science / Technology

Yesterday |

Jim Cramer Says Interest Rates Are Headed Higher

NEW YORK -- How high are rates going to go? How much of a desire to raise rates will the Fed show at its Wednesday meeting? If you own Treasuries going into Janet Yellen's den, you have to be a little daunted by the action in the real estate investment trusts and the banks, because they are telling you the same story: rates are headed higher this week -- maybe much higher. , the signs are clear: we are about to get some net interest margin going here, and it is happening at the exact right time: the last month in the quarter.


Related Topix: REIT, Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets

Yesterday | The Washington Post

China rig finds gas after Vietnam sea standoff

The Chinese exploration rig at the center of a tense maritime standoff with Vietnam earlier this year has made its first deep sea gas discovery in the politically volatile South China Sea, state media announced Tuesday. The discovery by China National Offshore Oil Corp. was made about a month after its rig withdrew in July from Vietnam's exclusive economic zone to far less-contested waters closer to China.


Related Topix: China, Asia, World News, Energy, Oil & Gas

Yesterday | Seeking Alpha

Chevron's Jack/St. Malo Project Is Almost Operational

The development of the Jack and St. Malo fields took a major step forward on September 15, as McDermott International announced that it has completed construction of the project. Chevron is the operator of the Jack/St.


Related Topix: Oil & Gas, Energy, McDermott International, Statoil ASA

Mon Sep 15, 2014

Business Wire

Chevron Selects Nationa s Top Teen Tractor Restoration Experts

The event will bring the nation's top teen tractor restoration specialists to Louisville, KY - during the 87th National FFA Convention - to compete for the national title. The 2014 entries have been narrowed down to twelve finalists who will present their projects to a panel of five seasoned tractor restoration experts.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Louisville, KY, Marketing

JD Supra

Corporate and Financial Weekly Digest - Volume IX, Issue 36

First Citizens Bancshares, Inc., C.A. No. 9795 , Delaware Chancellor Bouchard upheld a bylaw adopted by the board of directors of a corporation incorporated in Delaware providing that intra-corporate disputes be litigated exclusively in North Carolina.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Energy, Oil & Gas, Google, Startups

Monday Sector Leaders: Energy, Utilities

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Financial Markets, Exelon

Fleet Owner Magazine

Chevron introduces new 15W-30 engine oil blend

A new patent-pending 15W-30 engine oil blend is being officially introduced by Chevron Products Co. this week developed specifically for the on- and off-road truck markets as well as agricultural and construction equipment applications.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

The Winnipeg Free Press

Liquefied natural gas projects in British Columbia want federal tax break:Globe

There's a report that the players behind major liquefied natural gas projects in British Columbia are lobbying Ottawa for tax relief. The Globe and Mail newspaper reports that the newly formed B.C. LNG Developers Alliance, representing four of the largest proponents of LNG exports from the West Coast, want their planned multibillion-dollar terminals treated as manufacturing operations to gain tax concessions.


Related Topix: Canada, Energy, Oil & Gas


Ypf Ceo says Vaca Muerta drill cost has fallen - interview

The cost of drilling Argentina's massive Vaca Muerta oil field has fallen, the chief executive of state-controlled energy company YPF said in an interview published in an Argentine newspaper on Sunday. Perforating the vertical wells was costing below $7 million each, Miguel Galuccio told La Nacion.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Vancouver Sun

Oil associates asked B.C. government for gas plant exemption: documents

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Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Environment, Science

WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Texas teacher accused of sexually assaulting teen

Job opportunities are available if you want to work to protect the Louisiana coastal wetlands. Erosion is eating away at the coast, and though billions of dollars are being spent to restore it, there are more jobs than qualified workers to fill the positions.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, McKinney, TX

Washington Examiner

Chevron draining natural gas after worker death

Authorities say that Chevron is still releasing natural gas from a pipeline off the Louisiana coast where a Saturday incident killed a maintenance worker. Col. Mike Edmonson, the superintendent of the Louisiana State Police, said Sunday his agency and the U.S. Coast Guard intend to send a joint team to the platform Monday to start an investigation.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, US Coast Guard, US Military, US News


Gas Pipeline Accident Kills 1, Injures 2 In Louisiana

The Henry Gas Processing Plant, a refinery and storage facility operated by Chevron Corp. subsidiary Sabine Pipe Line LLC, stands in Erath, Louisiana, U.S., on Thursday, Aug. 26, 2010. Natural gas futures fell to an 11-month low after an Energy Department report today showed that U.S. stockpiles rose more than forecast last week.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Erath, LA

Gas Pressure on Investors

Consumer's delight has always been the pain of investors. Promotional pricing means good news for consumers as they can bag in more for less money however on the other hand it reduces the margin of the company which results in fall of earning per share consequently share price taking a hit.


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KPLC-TV Lake Charles

McNeese routs Prairie View A&M in home opener

Job opportunities are available if you want to work to protect the Louisiana coastal wetlands. Erosion is eating away at the coast, and though billions of dollars are being spent to restore it, there are more jobs than qualified workers to fill the positions.


Related Topix: Louisiana, Energy, Oil & Gas, Sulphur, LA, Prien, LA

Sat Sep 13, 2014


Pia Zadora to have ankle surgery after accident

According to her spokeswoman, entertainer Pia Zadora is resting comfortably at a Las Vegas hospital with serious injuries after a fall from a golf cart near her home. The NFL was already under heavy criticism this week for the way it handled of a domestic violence case involving a prominent player.


Related Topix: Las Vegas, NV, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Energy, Oil & Gas


Contractor Dead In Louisiana oil Pipeline Accident

One person is dead and two others suffered minor injuries after a natural gas pipeline accident off the Louisiana coast. A Chevron spokesman said a contractor was killed in the accident that took place Saturday morning.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas

Monterey County Herald

1 dead in gas accident on offshore La. platform

Chevron spokesman Gareth Johnstone says in an email that the contractor was among four maintenance workers on the platform about 11:10 a.m. Saturday. He says two others were taken to a hospital for what are expected to be minor injuries.


Related Topix: Energy, Oil & Gas, Albuquerque, NM


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