Obama seeks end to Big Oil tax breaks – Columbia Daily Tribune


Afro American
Obama seeks end to Big Oil tax breaks
Columbia Daily Tribune
WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama yesterday called on Congress to end tax breaks for oil companies in a populist speech that sought to turn the blame for gas prices nearing $4 a gallon back onto his Republican critics. In fiery, campaign-style
Oil industry group attacks Obama on gas pricesDesMoinesRegister.com
Obama Blocked on Effort to Eliminate Tax Breaks for Oil CompaniesAfro American
US Senate rejects bid to end oil, gas industry tax breaksPlatts

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Oil Price Drops After Saudi Oil Minister Says Are Too High – NASDAQ


Investment Europe
Oil Price Drops After Saudi Oil Minister Says Are Too High
NASDAQ
The price of oil fell nearly 3 percent to about $103 per barrel Thursday after Saudi Arabia's oil minister said prices are too high. In an opinion essay for the Financial Times, published Wednesday, Ali al-Naimi wrote: "High international oil prices
Saudi Op-Ed Leaves Some Demanding: Show Us the OilFox Business
Don't Blame Obama For High Oil Prices Or Why There's 3 Aircraft Carriers Forbes
Oil price falls on release talksInvestment Europe
Resource Investor –FX-MM –Wall Street Pit
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DC area drivers may see record gas prices – Washington Post


Globe and Mail
DC area drivers may see record gas prices
Washington Post
Tom Klozma of the Oil Price Information Service says national gasoline prices could peak as high as $4.25 a gallon on average this spring. That would likely translate into record prices in the District. “For goodness' sake, it's only March,
Natural gas price drops to a 10-year lowThe Associated Press

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TSX posts third straight decline as oil price falls – Canada.com


CBC.ca
TSX posts third straight decline as oil price falls
Canada.com
The price of crude oil fell $2.63 US to $102.78 US a barrel on Thursday as governments including those from the US and France discussed releasing some of their strategic reserves in response to threats to oil supplies and to high gasoline prices.
Closing Bell: TSX posts third-straight negative closeFinancial Post (blog)

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Senate blocks effort to end to oil industry tax breaks – Los Angeles Times


USA TODAY
Senate blocks effort to end to oil industry tax breaks
Los Angeles Times
Experts said gas prices are fluctuating because of a variety of factors over which Washington has no control, such as rising demand and geopolitical pressures on the price of oil. The current "psychology of the market" will keep oil prices elevated in
Senate Blocks Democratic Push To End Oil SubsidiesNPR
Oil industry group attacks Obama on gas pricesUSA TODAY
Senate Rejects Attempt to End Oil SubsidiesWall Street Journal
Houston Chronicle –Voice of America –CNN (blog)
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Oil Falls to Six-Week Low on Equity Drop, Reserve Release Talk – San Francisco Chronicle


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Oil Falls to Six-Week Low on Equity Drop, Reserve Release Talk
San Francisco Chronicle
March 29 (Bloomberg) — Oil fell to a six-week low as US equities dropped and France said governments are moving closer to an agreement on a release from emergency stockpiles to curb price gains. Futures slipped the most this year and stocks dropped a
Brent rise towards $123 on US gasoline, Mideast supply worriesReuters
Oil price dips as governments consider tapping reservesBBC News
Stocks falter as oil price slidesSydney Morning Herald
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Oil price a worry but rates kept steady – Fin24


BusinessLIVE
Oil price a worry but rates kept steady
Fin24
“The main upside risk to inflation is seen to emanate from global oil prices, and while food price inflation is expected to moderate in the short run, the longer-term risks remain,” Marcus told a press conference. “While the main pressures on inflation
Global oil prices affecting inflation- MarcusPrimedia Broadcasting – Eyewitness News
SARB optimistic on growth, warns on oil pricesBusinessLIVE

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CNOOC Grows YoY on Strong Price – Zacks.com


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CNOOC Grows YoY on Strong Price
Zacks.com
The results were driven by strong oil price realizations. CNOOC achieved net production of 331.8 million barrels of oil equivalent (MMBoe), up 0.7% from the year-ago level of 329.5 MMBoe. The company saw a marginal increase in production due to various
CNOOC earnings hit record high on oil price surgeHong Kong Standard
PetroChina profit lags forecast, sees slower output growthReuters
Chinese firm surpasses Exxon in oil productionBusinessWeek

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France sees ‘good chance’ of oil stock release – BusinessWeek


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France sees 'good chance' of oil stock release
BusinessWeek
Even just talk of a new stock release had brought the cost of oil down. The price of benchmark crude tumbled almost $2 on Wednesday on expectations of a stock release. It fell another $1.91 to $103.50 on Thursday. Prime Minister Francois Fillon said
Oil price hovers near 3-week high as US mulls reserve release to counter Iran This is Money
France, US among those ready to tap oil reservesBoston Globe
France Joins US and Ponders Tapping Strategic Oil ReserveWall Street Journal
Futures Magazine
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Crimson hits Woodbine payday – Upstream Online


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Crimson hits Woodbine payday
Upstream Online
Crimson Exploration said its first horizontally drilled well to tap the Woodbine play in Madison County, Texas yielded initial production rates of more than 1000 barrels of oil per day. The Mosley-1H well was drilled to a total depth of 15650 feet,
Crimson Exploration Inc. Announces Woodbine Oil Discovery in Madison County MarketWatch (press release)
Crimson Completes Texas Woodbine WellOil and Gas Investor (registration)

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Texas gas prices up 6 cents for 2nd straight week – BusinessWeek


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Texas gas prices up 6 cents for 2nd straight week
BusinessWeek
Amarillo has the least expensive at $3.64. The travel agency says the average 14-gallon fill-up is up to about $53.48. According to AAA, two key issues are keeping oil prices high: tensions with Iran and increased global demand for crude oil.
Houston gas prices continue to climb, up 6 cents to among most expensive in TexasYour Houston News
Natural gas, fueling an economic revolutionWashington Post
Obama speeds up some environment issues, brakes othersHouston Chronicle
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Bill to resume Neb. Keystone XL study advances – BusinessWeek

Bill to resume Neb. Keystone XL study advances
BusinessWeek
The Calgary-based company agreed to submit to a Nebraska state environmental review in November, in the midst of a special session aimed at the Canada-to-Texas oil pipeline. Environmentalists and landowners had protested the Keystone XL pipeline's
Keystone Pipeline Bill AdvancesWOWT
Amid frustration, Unicameral updates Keystone XL legislation (AUDIO)Nebraska Radio Network
Health, safety more important than profitsBloomington Pantagraph

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FMC Technologies Announces $1.5 Billion Pre-Salt Subsea Tree Agreement with … – MarketWatch (press release)


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FMC Technologies Announces $1.5 Billion Pre-Salt Subsea Tree Agreement with
MarketWatch (press release)
HOUSTON, March 29, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE:FTI) announced today that it has signed a four-year agreement with Petrobras (NYSE:PBR) , Brazil's national oil company, for the supply of pre-salt subsea equipment.
FMC Technologies inks $1.5B agreement with Petrobras for Brazil pre-salt equipmentOil & Gas Financial Journal

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More US clean tech IPOs come to market, amid skepticism – Reuters


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More US clean tech IPOs come to market, amid skepticism
Reuters
Yet, investor appetite is slowly coming back in the sector, thanks in large part to a new crop of companies based on clean technologies, from biofuels to solar, that have matured much more than their predecessors. Relatively high oil prices – $4 a
More clean tech IPOs come to market, amid skepticismEconomic Times

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Natural gas, fueling an economic revolution – Washington Post


VentureBeat
Natural gas, fueling an economic revolution
Washington Post
No one could have predicted that oil prices would rise to today's levels. Saudi Arabia's oil minister, Ali al-Naimi, says that they are irrationally high, pointing out that world demand is lower than the available supply and that Saudi oil inventories
5 trends in oil & gas technology, and why you should careVentureBeat
Texas gas prices up 6 cents for 2nd straight weekAustin American-Statesman
Obama has the power to put pressure on gas pricesKansas.com
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Green Technology Cleans Natural Gas Fracking Water – SustainableBusiness.com

Green Technology Cleans Natural Gas Fracking Water
SustainableBusiness.com
"We chose to partner with Ecosphere after spending significant time and effort evaluating all available water treatment technologies in the market," says Grinnell Day Chief, Oil and Gas Manager for the Blackfeet Tribe. "We visited the frack sites where
Ecosphere Awarded Frost & Sullivan's 2012 North American Product Leadership AwardMarketWatch (press release)
Blackfeet Tribe signs with company to treat, recycle 'fracking' waterRapid City Journal

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Total’s Gas Leak Highlights Risks Of High Pressure Oil Fields – Fox Business


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Total's Gas Leak Highlights Risks Of High Pressure Oil Fields
Fox Business
These types of fields are thought to contain a significant proportion of the UK's remaining oil and gas, making them important enough to have been targeted with a specific tax break to encourage development. Yet documents show that the French oil and
North Sea Leak May Deny Brent Crude Relief From Libya's ReturnBusinessWeek
Total's Elgin woes hit physical crude priceFinancial Times
North Sea Gas Leak Entirely Avoidable, Says UK CompanyMarketWatch (press release)
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Sudan Oil Fields Recaptured as Ground Fighting Subsides – Wall Street Journal


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Sudan Oil Fields Recaptured as Ground Fighting Subsides
Wall Street Journal
By NICHOLAS BARIYO KAMPALA, Uganda—Sudanese forces have recaptured oil fields from South Sudanese troops, the authorities in Khartoum said Wednesday as clashes between the armies of the two civil war foes appeared to subside.
South Sudan oil field "bombed", Sudan says hopes to avert warReuters
South Sudan official says Sudan bombs oil fieldAlbany Times Union

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Don’t Blame Obama For High Oil Prices Or Why There’s 3 Aircraft Carriers … – Forbes


Forbes
Don't Blame Obama For High Oil Prices Or Why There's 3 Aircraft Carriers
Forbes
“There is no rational reason whet oil prices are continuing to remain at these high levels” wrote Saudi Arabia's oil minister Ali Naimi in an op-ed the other day. With markets tight but balanced, oil is trading with a substantial risk-premium tied to
Oil Price Drops After Saudi Oil Minister Says Are Too HighNASDAQ
Saudi Op-Ed Leaves Some Demanding: Show Us the OilFox Business
Oil prices slip amid high suppliesNinemsn
Wall Street Pit –Consumer Energy Report
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Oil Trades Near One-Week Low on Stockpile Gain, Reserves – BusinessWeek


CBC.ca
Oil Trades Near One-Week Low on Stockpile Gain, Reserves
BusinessWeek
By Ben Sharples on March 28, 2012 Oil traded near the lowest close in almost a week in New York after US inventories surged and Western countries discussed tapping emergency reserves. West Texas Intermediate futures were little changed after falling
Canadians, Saudis are filling more of US crude oil needsLos Angeles Times
Oil lower in Asia as rich nations consider tapping reservesEconomic Times
Brent near $124 as US crude stocks rise offsets IranReuters
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Anonymous congressman’s complaint allegedly sends environmental activist to … – Washington Post (blog)


Kansas City Star
Anonymous congressman's complaint allegedly sends environmental activist to
Washington Post (blog)
By James Downie In 2008, environmental activist Tim DeChristopher attended a federal oil lease auction of Utah public lands. To protest the auction (which was later found to be improper) he broke the law: He made a number of fake bids,
Congressman's Complaint Puts Tim DeChristopher Into Isolated ConfinementThinkProgress

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Oil Trades Near One-Week Low on Stockpile Gain, Reserves – Bloomberg


CBC.ca
Oil Trades Near One-Week Low on Stockpile Gain, Reserves
Bloomberg
Oil traded near the lowest close in almost a week in New York after US inventories surged and Western countries discussed tapping emergency reserves. West Texas Intermediate futures were little changed after falling 1.8 percent yesterday as an Energy
Canadians, Saudis are filling more of US crude oil needsLos Angeles Times
Oil lower in Asia as rich nations consider tapping reservesEconomic Times
Brent near $124 as US crude stocks rise offsets IranReuters
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