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  1. UW Receives Major ContributionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KGWN

    "Our petroleum engineering degree program is the fastest growing degree program on campus," said Mark Northam, Director of the School of Energy Resources at UW. Especially now with a 12 million dollar contribution from FEI matched by the state for state of the art equipment.


  2. Battle Lines Form in California Over Ambitious Climate Change BillsRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    California lawmakers are preparing to face off with the state's powerful fossil fuel industry in a battle over two potentially groundbreaking climate change bills. The more contentious legislation in question, the Clean Energy and Pollution Reduction Act of 2015 , would increase California's share of electricity from renewable energy sources to 50 percent and reduce the state's use of oil in half by 2030-the equivalent of removing 36 million cars and trucks from the roads over the next 15 years-through new technology and more efficient planning.


  3. EPA's Fracking Study Draws Criticism from the PublicRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Common Dreams

    Today is the deadline to submit public comments to the Environmental Protection Agency in response to their highly controversial study about fracking's impact on drinking water . Food & Water Watch, Environmental Action, Breast Cancer Action and other advocacy groups delivered nearly 100,000 comments asking the EPA to redo their study with a higher level of scrutiny and oversight.


  4. Edinburgh testing firm feels fall out from North Sea downturnRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    THE Exova testing business has highlighted tough trading conditions in the North Sea and warned that things could get harder in the area. Edinburgh-based Exova appointed oil services veteran Allister Langlands as chairman yesterday reflecting the importance of the energy market to the company.


  5. 10 big stocks cash in during the crashRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | USA Today

    Who says corrections have to be painful? Some investors not just sailed through the market's pullback - but have profited amid the pain. There are ten stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500, including industrial 10 big stocks cash in during the crash Who says corrections have to be painful? Some investors not just sailed through the market's pullback - but have profited amid the pain.


  6. Sluggish commodities growth expected to weigh on Albertans' salariesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    The city at the heart of Canada's oilsands is no ghost town, but things have slowed down a bit in Fort McMurray, Alta. The city at the heart of Canada's oilsands is no ghost town, but things have slowed down a bit in Fort McMurray, Alta.


  7. Zacks Upgrades North Atlantic Drilling to "Hold"Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    According to Zacks, "North Atlantic Drilling Ltd offers harsh environment offshore drilling services to the oil and gas industry primarily in Norway and the United Kingdom. The company provides drillships, semi-submersibles, jack-ups, harsh environment and ultra-deepwater units.


  8. Chowing On Unsafe Dividends For Monday's BreakfastRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    The greater the uncertainty surrounding the dividend payment of a healthy enterprise, the greater the opportunity for a bargain entry price. I had been meaning to write an article discussing my investment management practices that occur during times of intensive volatility in the stock market.


  9. Mass arrests feared at Northern B.C. pipeline protest campRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CBC News

    Police and protesters exchange words near the camp's checkpoint during a recent stand-off. A dispute over energy projects and aboriginal rights is heating up at a pipeline protest camp in northern B.C. where First Nations leaders fear police are planning mass arrests.


  10. New West Energy Services Inc. Announces Its Fourth Quarter and Year End ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Market Wire

    New West Energy Services Inc. is pleased to announce the financial results for the Corporation for its fourth quarter and year ended April 30, 2015. The Corporation completed the shutdown of operations in Slave Lake, Alberta .


  11. Press release distribution, EDGAR filing, XBRL, regulatory filingsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Business Wire

    The Fund's portfolio manager, Mark McAllister, CF... )--Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China's Bevacizumab Market... )--The replay of the LMP Capital and Income Fund Inc. conference call, held on August 5, 2015, is now available. The Fund's portfolio management team from ClearBr... )--Oshkosh Corporation announced today that members of its management team will meet with investors at the Global Hunter Securities 2015 Industrials Conference.


  12. Jim Cramer: Avoid Fitbit, SunEdison; Blackhawk, Verifone Should MergeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

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  13. US stocks end day little changed; Dow down 11Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    U.S. stocks ended the trading day Friday little changed, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Index on track for its worst month since May 2012, as equities found some respite from the wide swings prevalent earlier this week. Energy companies advanced as oil capped its biggest two-day gain since 2009, with Chevron Corp. and Transocean Ltd rising more than 3.5 percent.


  14. Big Lots, Freeport-McMoRan, Activision and ConocoPhillips are big market moversRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Canadian Business Magazine

    Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: Activist investor Carl Icahn took an 8.5 per cent stake in the mining company as it cuts costs due to declining copper prices. The cellphone company is offering DirectTV customers one free year of service in a move aimed at the satellite TV company's new owner, AT&T.


  15. Research and Markets: M2M Applications in the Oil and Gas Industry, 2015 EditionRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Information Technology

    'M2M Applications in the Oil and Gas Industry' is the third consecutive report analysing the latest developments on the use of wireless M2M technologies in this industry vertical worldwide. This strategic research report provides you with 140 pages of unique business intelligence, including 5-year industry forecasts, expert commentary and real-life case studies on which to base your business decisions.


  16. Dow ends choppy day slightly lower; Nasdaq gainsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Australian

    US stocks ended a rocky week on a muted note Friday, with the Dow dipping and Nasdaq advancing as fears about a global economic slowdown due to China tested sentiment. The broad-based S&P 500 added 1.21 at 1,988.87, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index gained 15.62 at 4,828.32.


  17. Petropavlovsk gunning for higher margins after narrowing H1 lossRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | SNL Financial

    The company reported a net loss attributable to shareholders of US$51.8 million for the first six months of the year, narrowing from a loss of US$54.0 million in the previous year. Speaking after the results, Maslovskiy said a team of contractors from Australia are conducting "intensive" geological testing to evaluate the possibility of starting underground operations at Pioneer next year.


  18. Crews Demolishing Old Rapid City Power PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KELO-TV Sioux Falls

    Crews are demolishing an old Rapid City power plant. Crews have been pulling down the Ben French Power Plant on Deadwood Avenue.


  19. Royalty Review an Opportunity to Re-Establish Competitiveness: CAPPRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AndhraNews

    The Alberta royalty review panel should propose new rules by the end of this year to help restore investor confidence, and should consider how to make the province more attractive and competitive for the oil and natural gas investment that generates jobs and government revenues, the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers said today. "Many Albertans are feeling the severe impact of low oil and natural gas prices that have resulted in one of the most dramatic economic downturns in a generation," said CAPP president and chief executive officer Tim McMillan.


  20. Proposed methane rules don't go far enoughRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | MySanAntonio.com

    In this file photo, Kourtney Hardwick, BP Florida operations manager, looks over a methane gas well site east of Bayfield, Colo. The EPA's proposed rules for controlling methane emissions are inadequate.