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  1. Pantheon Resources says Texas projects halted before Storm HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2017 | Reuters

    Oil and gas explorer Pantheon Resources Plc said its operations in east Texas were suspended in advance of the tropical storm Harvey, which has led to a shutdown of nearly a fifth of U.S. oil-refining capacity. Pantheon said it had no information showing that any of the wellheads or associated facilities had been compromised by high water levels, however the human resource needed on site to continue operations had been impacted.

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  2. UPDATE 2-U.S. gasoline prices jump as Hurricane Harvey knocks out Texas refineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Reuters

    Oil markets were roiled on Monday after Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc along the U.S. Gulf coast over the weekend, knocking out numerous refineries and some crude production. Gasoline prices hit two-year highs as massive floods caused by the storm forced refineries across the U.S. Gulf Coast to shut down.

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  3. U.S. gasoline prices jump as Hurricane Harvey knocks out Texas refineriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2017 | Reuters

    Gasoline hit two-year highs early on Monday as massive floods caused by Hurricane Harvey forced refineries across the U.S. Gulf Coast to shut down. Texas is home to 5.6 million barrels of refining capacity per day, and Louisiana has 3.3 million barrels.

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  4. Oil markets volatile as industry prepares to be hit by Hurricane HarveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2017 | Reuters

    Oil prices were volatile early on Friday as the market tried to gauge the potential impact of Hurricane Harvey heading for the coast of Texas, the heart of the U.S. oil industry. The tropical storm rapidly intensified overnight Thursday, spinning into the potentially biggest hurricane to hit the mainland United States in 12 years and taking aim at the heart of nation's oil refining industry between Houston and Corpus Christi.

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  5. UPDATE 1-North America oil upswing lifts Austria's Schoeller-BleckmannRead the original story

    Aug 24, 2017 | Reuters

    Austria's Schoeller-Bleckmann Oil Equipment posted its first quarterly operating profit for two years on Thursday and said its orders in the third quarter were continuing the positive trend, buoyed by an upswing in North America. SBO gets its orders for highly specialised oilfield exploration equipment -- including odd-angle drilling and fracking -- from upstream energy companies of different sizes.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Andeavor unit to buy Western Refining Logistics for $1.5 blnRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | Reuters

    U.S. pipeline operator Andeavor Logistics LP said on Monday it would buy rival Western Refining Logistics LP for $1.5 billion as it seeks to expand into the Permian Basin in Texas and New Mexico. Western Refining unitholders will receive 0.5233 Andeavor Logistics units for each Western Refining unit.

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  7. Oil markets steady as strong demand is met by ample suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 13, 2017 | Reuters

    Oil prices were steady early on Monday, supported by strong demand and falling inventories, but still under pressure from high output. Brent crude futures, LCOc1 the international benchmark for oil prices, were at $52.08 per barrel at 0048 GMT, down 2 cents from their last close.

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  8. U.S. shale output poised to keep rising despite investor concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 11, 2017 | Reuters

    Shale production in the largest U.S. oilfield should rise by as much as 300,000 barrels per day by December, according to updated forecasts following the industry's latest quarterly results. The higher outlooks, amid worries the recent breakneck pace of gains may not be sustained, come on the heels of one high-profile Permian Basin producer's oil output miss last quarter and decisions by several other energy companies to trim annual budgets.

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  9. Startup Permico joins crowded field looking to build Texas NGL pipelinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 9, 2017 | Reuters

    Permico Energia LLC has become the sixth company in recent months to propose building a natural gas liquids pipeline from the nation's largest oil field in West Texas to market hubs a few hundred miles away. The Houston-based midstream company plans to construct a 510-mile pipeline from the Permian Basin and Eagle Ford shale regions to Corpus Christi, a refining and fuels export center, beginning next year, said Jeffrey Beicker, co-founder and chief executive of Texas Permico Partners, a subsidiary of two-year-old Permico Energia.

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  10. UPDATE 1-Pioneer Natural trims 2017 budget, cites weak oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Reuters

    U.S. shale oil producer Pioneer Natural Resources Co said on Tuesday it swung to a quarterly profit but would cut $100 million from its 2017 capital budget.

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  11. U.S. Silica shares tumble on smaller-than-expected sand volumesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | Reuters

    The company sold roughly 2.7 million tons of sand in its oil and gas division during the second quarter, an increase of 8 percent sequentially versus expectations of 15 to 20 percent growth. The company cited limited railcar availability and "inconsistent demand for core sand" as limiting its sales early in the quarter.

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  12. UPDATE 1-QEP Resources to sell Wyoming natgas assets for about $740 mlnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2017 | Reuters

    QEP Resources Inc said it would sell its natural gas assets in Wyoming to privately held Pinedale Energy Partners LLC for about $740 million, as the U.S. oil and gas producer focuses on liquids-rich, higher-margin assets. Like other oil and gas companies, QEP has been looking to increase exposure to low-cost drilling basins such as the Permian in West Texas, following a more than two-year slump in oil prices.

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  13. Magellan Midstream Partners pipeline ruptures in Texas, forcing evacuationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Reuters

    A crude oil pipeline operated by Magellan Midstream Partners ruptured near Bastrop, Texas, on Thursday morning, spilling an estimated 1,200 barrels of oil and prompting an evacuation, the company said. Magellan's Longhorn Pipeline, which transports crude oil from Crane, Texas to Houston, ruptured about 4 miles southwest of Bastrop.

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  14. UK's Hunting says U.S. shale boom helping businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    Oilfield services company Hunting Plc said on Tuesday its revenue for the first half was boosted by onshore drilling in the United States, particularly in shale oil regions such as the Permian basin in West Texas. The company, which provides drilling and infrastructure support to oil explorers, said it had recommissioned a previously mothballed facility and added personnel to its perforating systems unit to meet the increased demand.

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  15. UPDATE 1-UK Stocks-Factors to watch on July 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    Britain's FTSE 100 index is seen opening 13 points lower on Tuesday, according to financial bookmakers, with futures down 0.4 percent ahead of the cash market open. * SAINSBURY'S: Sainsbury's, Britain's second biggest supermarket group, saw its sales growth accelerate in its latest quarter, helped by inflation and a spate of warm weather, though it cautioned trading conditions remained tough.

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  16. BRIEF-Clariant notes increased stake taken by CorvexRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    July 4 Oilfield services company Hunting Plc said on Tuesday its revenue for the first half was boosted by onshore drilling in the United States, particularly in shale oil regions such as the Permian basin in West Texas.

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  17. BRIEF-Wizz Air says June a load factor 92.3 pctRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    July 4 Oilfield services company Hunting Plc said on Tuesday its revenue for the first half was boosted by onshore drilling in the United States, particularly in shale oil regions such as the Permian basin in West Texas.

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  18. Imagination Tech says no progress on Apple dispute, sale talks continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    British chip designer Imagination Technologies said it had made no progress in its battle with its biggest customer Apple , and the sale of the company triggered by the dispute was continuing with talks with potential buyers. Imagination said in April that Apple had decided to develop its own graphics chips and would no longer use Imagination's processing designs in 15 months to two years time, sending its shares down 70 percent on the day.

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  19. BRIEF-Magnolia Petroleum enters agreement with Western Energy DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    TOKYO, July 4 Tokyo stocks ended lower on Tuesday in volatile trade after market sentiment soured on a report North Korea would make a major announcement later in the day, hours after the isolated nation fired a missile that landed in Japanese waters.

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  20. Britain's 'bad bank' repays 3.3 bln stg to taxpayers in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | Reuters

    Britain's 'bad bank', which is charged with winding down the assets of two bailed-out lenders, repaid 3.3 billion pounds to the government last year. UK Asset Resolution , a state-run loan firm that does not take on new business, said it has now returned 23.7 billion pounds to the government, almost half the total value it owed when it was created in October 2010.

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