If you get a division order in the mail, it can pay to check before signing – Your Houston News

If you get a division order in the mail, it can pay to check before signing
Your Houston News
Recently an 84-year-old widow in Liberty received a document in the mail from an oil lease operator, and never having seen anything like it before, she had no idea what it was or what she should do before signing it. Advertisement. There are thousands

Drake Well Museum and Park offers look at northwest Pennsylvania’s colorful … – Akron Beacon Journal


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Drake Well Museum and Park offers look at northwest Pennsylvania's colorful
Akron Beacon Journal
You can also hike two self-guided trails: Blood Farm and the Delzell/Changes Through Time trails. The half-mile trail through the 440-acre Blood Farm oil lease explains with interpretive signs what happened there over the 15 years of drilling. It

New oil lease opportunities stir interest in NWT, says Industry Minister – Ecolog.com (subscription)

New oil lease opportunities stir interest in NWT, says Industry Minister
Ecolog.com (subscription)
Ten new parcels of land from the Canol shale oil deposit in the Central Mackenzie Valley are available for lease, and Northwest Territories (NWT) Industry Minister David Ramsay says there's strong interest. The leases — some of which are within the

Harvard Researcher Sees US as Largest Oil Producer by 2017 – NGI’s Shale Daily (subscription)

Harvard Researcher Sees US as Largest Oil Producer by 2017
NGI’s Shale Daily (subscription)
Only Colombia (12.6%), Peru (7.1%) and Qatar (7.0%) have grown at a faster rate than the United States since 2008. The EIA includes crude oil, lease condensate, natural gas plant liquids, other liquids and refinery processing gains in its measurement

On the road in Texas, where oil is king again – Christian Science Monitor


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On the road in Texas, where oil is king again
Christian Science Monitor
Jaunt Through West Texas Reveals Oil's Revival. It was a 102 degree-hot, mid-July, typical summer day travelling on the road to West Texas; a nine-hour, high-speed journey made with numerous gasoline pit stops. Passing by Midland-Odessa, the 
The Next Best Investments in Oil Come From This Texas Sweet SpotMoney Morning
Permian Basin in the US, 2013 – Latest Oil and Gas Basin Analysis, Trends and SBWire (press release)

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FMC Technologies awarded contract for Petrobras offshore oil exploration … – PennEnergy (press release)

FMC Technologies awarded contract for Petrobras offshore oil exploration
PennEnergy (press release)
FMC Technologies awarded contract for Petrobras offshore oil exploration development FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) announced today that it has been awarded a contract by Petrobras (NYSE: PBR, PBRA) to supply three subsea boosting stations for 
FMC in US$40mn Brazil offshore supply dealBusiness News Americas

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Iran Needs Higher Oil Price for 2013 Budget, Apicorp Says – Bloomberg


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Iran Needs Higher Oil Price for 2013 Budget, Apicorp Says
Bloomberg
Iran needs the highest oil price among OPEC members to balance its 2013 budget, according to an inter-governmental Arab energy lender. Iran requires an average crude price of $144 a barrel this year to break even, up from $127 last year, the Arab 
Oil Prices Could Be Entering A Vicious Cycle Of VolatilityBusiness Insider
What The Arab Summer And Price Spreads Say About The Oil MarketTheStreet.com
Idea that oil prices could shock downwards not so far-fetched – Johnson4-traders (press release)
Mississippi Business Journal (blog) –Proactive Investors UK
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Texas Railroad Commission chief blasts Obama over CO2 emissions plan – Dallas Morning News (blog)


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Texas Railroad Commission chief blasts Obama over CO2 emissions plan
Dallas Morning News (blog)
The comments come as Smitherman, a Republican, is awaited to announce his candidacy for the state attorney general office with Attorney General Greg Abbott running for governor. The Railroad Commission, which regulates oil and gas production in Texas
Head Texas Oil and Gas Regulator Questions Climate ChangeStateImpact Texas

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Head Texas Oil and Gas Regulator Questions Climate Change – StateImpact Texas


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Head Texas Oil and Gas Regulator Questions Climate Change
StateImpact Texas
And that sliver of skepticism is where Barry Smitherman, the head of Texas' oil and gas drilling regulatory agency, has decided to plant his feet. At a conference of utility commissioners in Colorado yesterday, Smitherman, chairman of the Railroad
Texas Railroad Commission chief blasts Obama over CO2 emissions planDallas Morning News (blog)

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Enefit Outotec Technology commissions shale oil pilot plant in Frankfurt, Germany – AME Info (press release)

Enefit Outotec Technology commissions shale oil pilot plant in Frankfurt, Germany
AME Info (press release)
Enefit Outotec Technology (EOT), a joint venture of Estonia's energy group Enefit and Outotec, a global leader in providing minerals and metals processing technology, has brought a pilot plant based on Enefit solid heat carrier process into operation

Oil, gas field sensors vulnerable to attack via radio waves – PCWorld


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Oil, gas field sensors vulnerable to attack via radio waves
PCWorld
Sensors widely used in the energy industry to monitor industrial processes are vulnerable to attack from 40 miles away using radio transmitters, according to alarming new research. Researchers Lucas Apa and Carlos Mario Penagos of IOActive, a computer 
Researchers to show new ways to hack oil, gas and water plantsReuters UK

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The world might be drifting into an oil price shock – Financial Times

The world might be drifting into an oil price shock
Financial Times
There are two new dimensions to international oil markets that are creating a dilemma for Opec and may be sowing the seeds of an oil price shock. The first is the fallout from the Arab uprising, which began in 2011. The second is the development and 
OPEC countries earned $982 bn net oil export revenues in 2012Business Standard

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Will Big Oil Lose its Alaska Tax Break? – OilPrice.com

Will Big Oil Lose its Alaska Tax Break?
OilPrice.com
A major tax break for oil companies signed into law in May is now the heart of a battle between industry-friendly politicians who say the tax break will boost sluggish production and citizens who are demanding a refund. A citizen group has gathered 50
Accusations fly on both sides as Alaska oil-tax repeal initiative's ballot Alaska Dispatch

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