Kurdish tanker carrying $100 million in oil disappears from radar off Texas … – New York Daily News


New York Daily News
Kurdish tanker carrying $100 million in oil disappears from radar off Texas
New York Daily News
A Kurdish tanker loaded with $100 million worth of oil vanished off Texas‘ coast Thursday. Radar systems showed no signs of the United Kalavrvta cargo ship, which has been at the center of a long legal battle between Iraq’s government and the country’s …
Disputed Kurdish Oil Tanker Disappears Off Texas CoastHuffington Post
A Tanker Carrying $100 Million Of Disputed Oil Has Vanished In The Gulf Of Business Insider
Kurds Get Seizure Order Thrown Out for Texas Oil TankerBloomberg
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Disputed Kurdish Oil Tanker Disappears Off Texas Coast – Huffington Post


New York Daily News
Disputed Kurdish Oil Tanker Disappears Off Texas Coast
Huffington Post
HOUSTON, Aug 28 (Reuters) – A tanker near Texas loaded with $100 million of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude has disappeared from satellite tracking, the latest development in a high stakes game of cat-and-mouse between Baghdad and the Kurds. The AIS …
Kurdish tanker carrying $100 million in oil disappears from radar off Texas New York Daily News
A Tanker Carrying $100 Million Of Disputed Oil Has Vanished In The Gulf Of Business Insider
Kurds Get Seizure Order Thrown Out for Texas Oil TankerBloomberg
CNBC –Daily Mail
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Oil-Field Flows to Libya's Key Port Resume Despite Conflict – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal
OilField Flows to Libya’s Key Port Resume Despite Conflict
Wall Street Journal
Libya’s largest oil port Es Sider is now receiving supplies from oil fields after the terminal resumed exports despite intense fighting in the capital of Tripoli. An oil official in Tripoli said late Thursday that the Waha Oil Co. was supplying 22,000
Oilfield flows resume to Libya’s Es Sider port despite raging conflictSeeking Alpha (registration)
OPEC Oil Output Hits One-Year High in August on NigeriaBloomberg
Obama Needs to Lift Crude Oil Export Ban This YearMoneynews

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Officials: Montana reservation feels ill effects of Bakken oil field – The Spokesman Review

Officials: Montana reservation feels ill effects of Bakken oil field
The Spokesman Review
POPLAR, Mont. – Tribal officials said Thursday that Eastern Montana’s Fort Peck Indian Reservation is feeling the adverse effects of the nearby oil boom – without any of the economic gains. U.S. Sen. Jon Tester hosted a listening session focused on
Officials say oil ill effects reach reservationGreat Falls Tribune

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An auction where you can buy a $1 million oil lease – Marketplace.org


Marketplace.org
An auction where you can buy a $1 million oil lease
Marketplace.org
The federal government conducts auctions for oil-exploration leases in the Gulf of Mexico twice a year. A sign in the Superdome in New Orleans hints at protests at past auctions. by Eve Troeh. Thursday, August 28, 2014 – 13:53. Story. Eve Troeh
Obama Opened Floodgates for Offshore Fracking in Recent Gulf of Mexico LeaseDe Smog Blog (blog)

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Texas' Oil Production Increased Nearly 30 Percent Over the Last Year – Breitbart News


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TexasOil Production Increased Nearly 30 Percent Over the Last Year
Breitbart News
New drilling technology has shifted the focus of the oil industry, and helped bolster a boom in Texas‘ Eagle Ford Shale and Permian Basin. According to the Dallas Morning News, the Texas Railroad Commission issued 2,419 drilling permits in July–a
Texas Oil and Gas Production Climbed in June, RRC Data ShowNatural Gas Intelligence
Texas Considers Tougher Rules on Disoposal WellsInsurance Journal
Texas breaks 2.16 million barrels a day with room to growBakken.com
ThinkProgress –Longview News-Journal
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New Orleans entrepreneur pushing technology to chemically manufacture oil … – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com

New Orleans entrepreneur pushing technology to chemically manufacture oil
The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com
For Brandon Iglesias, there wasn’t a specific moment of revelation. Unlike some entrepreneurs, he didn’t spot a glaring gap in an industry and move in to solve the problem. He came about his project – a new way to chemically manufacture cleaner oil

Argentina, Malaysia in deal to develop oil field – Yahoo News


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Argentina, Malaysia in deal to develop oil field
Yahoo News
BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — State-run Argentine oil company YPF SA said Thursday it has reached a deal with Malaysia’s Petronas to develop what is believed to be massive deposits of shale oil and gas in the vast Vaca Muerta formation in Patagonia.
Fracking Deal Is Reached by YPF, PetronasWall Street Journal
Argentina’s YPF, Malaysia’s Petronas Sign Vaca Muerta Shale DealLatin American Herald Tribune

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Falling Oil Prices Could Force Venezuela to Veer off the Ch├ívez Formula – Businessweek


Businessweek
Falling Oil Prices Could Force Venezuela to Veer off the Chávez Formula
Businessweek
“Maduro is very hesitant to do anything that has associated political costs, which is almost everything,” says Risa Grais-Targow, an analyst with the Eurasia political risk consultancy in Washington, D.C. “But with Venezuela’s oil price at $90 a barrel

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Texas Oil and Gas Production Climbed in June, RRC Data Show – Natural Gas Intelligence

Texas Oil and Gas Production Climbed in June, RRC Data Show
Natural Gas Intelligence
Preliminary data from the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC) show that both crude oil and natural gas production in the Lone Star State climbed during June. June crude oil production averaged 2.16 million b/d, up from 1.68 million b/d in June 2013, …
Texas breaks 2.16 million barrels a day with room to growBakken.com
RRC PRODUCTION STATISTICS AND ALLOWABLES FOR SEPTEMBER 2014Gilmer Mirror

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Texas man charged in oilfield thefts topping $110000 – Shreveport Times


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Texas man charged in oilfield thefts topping $110000
Shreveport Times
Subsequently, Arnold has been linked to other crimes, including the removal on June 24 of an Airman air compressor and Texas Brag trailer, valued together over $11,000, from an oilfield site on George Small Road and the theft of a Magnum Products light …
Man charged in string of theftsKTAL

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Dearth of oil finds threatens long-term supplies, price – Reuters


The Maritime Executive
Dearth of oil finds threatens long-term supplies, price
Reuters
STAVANGER, Norway, Aug 27 (Reuters) – The rate of oil discoveries continues to disappoint after a record low last year and firms could even cut their exploration budgets to save on costs, a risk to long-term supplies and prices, industry executives said.
Dearth of Oil Finds Threatens Supplies, PriceThe Maritime Executive

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Texas RRC expresses energy infrastructure concerns about ISIS and Mexican … – Houston Business Journal (blog)

Texas RRC expresses energy infrastructure concerns about ISIS and Mexican
Houston Business Journal (blog)
Commissioner David Porter of the Texas Railroad Commission, or RRC, wrote to the U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Commissioner R. Gil Kerlikowske, questioning the agency’s commitment to border security and the protection of vital energy

Fast-Growing Gulf Energy Selects OriginOil's Technology to Add Frack and … – Business Wire (press release)

Fast-Growing Gulf Energy Selects OriginOil’s Technology to Add Frack and
Business Wire (press release)
LOS ANGELES–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OriginOil, Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation™ (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, was selected by Gulf Energy, an oil service company with major …

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Oil Prices Gain Slightly Ahead of Inventory Data – Wall Street Journal


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Oil Prices Gain Slightly Ahead of Inventory Data
Wall Street Journal
U.S. crude-oil prices ticked higher Tuesday on expectations that supplies of crude oil and petroleum products fell last week. Light, sweet oil for October delivery rose 51 cents, or 0.6%, to $93.86 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange after
Oil Prices Edge Lower as Large Supply Weighs on MarketFox Business
Oil price: Brent’s gains may be capped due to supply glutiNVEZZ
Crude & Brent Oil Fundamental Analysis August 26, 2014 ForecastFX Empire
Latin American Herald Tribune –OilPrice.com –Business Spectator
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Kurds Get Seizure Order Thrown Out for Texas Oil Tanker – Bloomberg


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Kurds Get Seizure Order Thrown Out for Texas Oil Tanker
Bloomberg
The Kurdistan Regional Government can bring $100 million of crude ashore in Texas after a U.S. judge threw out a court order that would have required federal agents to seize and hold the cargo for the Iraqi Oil Ministry until a court there decided
US court scraps order to seize Kurdish crude from tanker near TexasYahoo News
Kurds Win Court Order on Oil Tanker Off TexasRudaw
UPDATE 1-US court scraps order to seize Kurdish crude from tanker near TexasReuters
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Rules for oil wastewater could help stave off bigger quakes in – Houston Chronicle


Houston Chronicle
Rules for oil wastewater could help stave off bigger quakes in
Houston Chronicle
Industry officials have “some initial concerns,” said Mari Ruckel, a vice president of the Texas Oil & Gas Association. She declined to elaborate, promising to voice those concerns directly to the commission. Rep. Lon Burnham, a Democrat from Tarrant
New Texas rules on oil wastewater wells in the worksFuelFix (blog)

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Thirsty for oil, energy companies wasting less valuable byproduct: natural gas – Houston Chronicle


Houston Chronicle
Thirsty for oil, energy companies wasting less valuable byproduct: natural gas
Houston Chronicle
Most of the natural gas produced in Texas is not flared. But the amount of flaring that does occur has increased by more than 400 percent from 2009 to 2012. The spike in flaring was largely driven by oil and gas operations in the Eagle Ford Shale.
With focus on oil, Texas companies waste natural gasKTXS
With focus on oil, companies waste natural gasWashington Times
With rushed focus on oil, companies waste natural gasYour Houston News

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Gulf Energy selects Origin Oil''s technology to add frack and produced water … – OilVoice

Gulf Energy selects Origin Oil”s technology to add frack and produced water
OilVoice
OriginOil, Inc. (OTC/QB: OOIL), developer of Electro Water Separation (EWS), the high-speed, chemical-free process to clean up large quantities of water, was selected by Gulf Energy, an oil service company with major customers in Oman, Yemen and Saudi …
OriginOil’s Latest Tech Results Could Suggest Big Growth for 2014-2015DigitalJournal.com

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Libya Says Waha Oil Field Resumes Operations – Wall Street Journal


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Libya Says Waha Oil Field Resumes Operations
Wall Street Journal
LONDON—Libya said Monday normal operations had resumed at the giant Waha oil field as the country’s output jumps in contrast with mounting violence in urban centers. The latest step in Libya’s oil recovery contrasts with claims by an Islamist militia
Libya says Waha oil field resumes productionSeeking Alpha (registration)
Libya Resumes Crude Oil Production As Fighting ContinuesBidness ETC
Libya revives output with Waha restartUpstream Online

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Oil Prices Edge Lower as Large Supply Weighs on Market – Wall Street Journal


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Oil Prices Edge Lower as Large Supply Weighs on Market
Wall Street Journal
U.S. oil prices edged lower Monday as abundant supplies weighed on the market, muting any potential impact from conflicts in Ukraine and Libya. Supply-demand fundamentals are becoming the dominant driver in oil markets, with growing global oil …
Oil price: Brent trades around $102 as supply, dollar strength pressure marketiNVEZZ
Venezuela Oil Price Falls to Lowest Since 2011 Even as Iraq, Syria and Ukraine Latin American Herald Tribune
Summer Selloff in Energy Futures Markets Coming to an End?OilPrice.com
BDlive –FX Empire
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Economy faces challenge from fall in oil price and ruble value – Russia Beyond the Headlines


FX Empire
Economy faces challenge from fall in oil price and ruble value
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Balakirev explained that while the fall in oil prices is of concern, the budget does not face any serious problems at the moment, since it is based on the average price of oil, which remains over $100 for the year to date. Additionally, Russia has
Low Oil Prices Could Crush Russian EconomyFX Empire
Abundant supply keeps oil prices lowBusiness Standard
With Nearly 3.5 Million Barrels of Oil Per Day Offline, Why Aren’t Oil Prices Motley Fool
Financial Post
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Saudi Aramco CEO says OPEC will take oil price 'as it comes' – Reuters


The National
Saudi Aramco CEO says OPEC will take oil price ‘as it comes’
Reuters
STAVANGER Norway (Reuters) – The global oil price is market driven, fluctuating with supply and demand and the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries or the International Energy Agency should not try to control it, the chief of Saudi Arabia
Saudi Aramco’s CEO trumpets investment plans for oil and gas amid falling pricesThe National
Saudi Aramco CEO does not see US shale as threatPlatts
Saudi Aramco plans to invest $40bn a yearDAWN.com

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Select an environmental entrepreneur for a NOLA.com article: One day left to vote – The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com

Select an environmental entrepreneur for a NOLA.com article: One day left to vote
The Times-Picayune – NOLA.com
It also recycles all the office and construction materials it uses. Even the 401(k) retirement plan focuses on investing in green businesses, Cantin said. … He said his product allows an unusual type of recycling. “It lets you recycle a used oil well