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Ukraine Energy Minister Welcomes Shell Oil Executive . . . Putin's Tantrum Explained.
Ukraine's Acting Minister of Energy and Mines,Yuriy Prodan, met with Royal Dutch Shell's Ukraine VP yesterday to discuss natural gas production plans in the eastern part of the country.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Skechers Foundation raises record fund for CSR program
The SKECHERS Foundation celebrated its fifth annual SKECHERS Pier to Pier Friendship Walk with a check presentation ceremony on Thursday, February 27 at the Company's world headquarters in Manhattan Beach, California.
Inside Bay Area
Big Oil critics urge residents to resist new crude-by-rail proposals...
Tight supplies and rising fuel prices portend a future of increased oil harvests from tough-to-reach North American fields, which will send more crude oil by rail car to Contra Costa County refineries and pose safety and environmental risks to the area, according to industry critics and environmentalists.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Global oil drilling slowdown to last 12-18 months- Maersk
The current slowdown in offshore oil and gas drilling will last 12 to 18 months, and the market for rigs will rebound in 2015, Maersk Drilling said, providing a more optimistic forecast than other drilling firms.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Joel Kotkin: Energy running out of California
Talk to people who work in the fossil-fuel industry, and they tell you they feel ostracized and even hated; to be an oil firm in California is like being a pork producer in an ultra-Orthodox section of Jerusalem.
Wed Feb 12, 2014
The Desert Sun
Business owners' frustrations mount as Sunnylands summit nears
Although some experts believe that a presidential summit is a boon to local tourism, not all Coachella Valley businesses expect a financial boost from President Barack Obama's second visit to Sunnylands in Rancho Mirage on Friday.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Alpha Olefin Market by Type & Applications - Global Trends & Forecast To 2018
Linear alpha olefins are vital industrial alpha-olefins, which include 1-butene, 1-hexene, 1-octene, 1-decene, 1-dodecene, 1-tetradecene, 1-hexadecene, 1-octadecene and higher blends of C20-C24, C24-C30, and C20-C30 ranges.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
UPDATE 2-Statoil abandons production target to focus on returns
Norwegian oil major Statoil abandoned its 2020 production target and slashed investment plans on Friday, joining rivals in reining in runaway spending and targeting returns over output.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
The Desert Sun
Longtime RAP Foundation CEO Judee Cox stepping down
Judee Cox, longtime CEO of Regional Access Project Foundation, a 501c public benefit corporation that supports nonprofit organizations throughout the Coachella Valley, is stepping down after a 20-year tenure with the foundation.