Why I blocked an oil train — and why you should engage in climate disobedience too – Grist


Grist
Why I blocked an oil train — and why you should engage in climate disobedience too
Grist
In 2008, he bid on a federal oil lease in Utah, aiming to prevent drilling on the land, even though he didn’t have the money to pay for it. As a result, DeChristopher was sent to federal prison for nearly two years. He wanted to conduct a necessity

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CNOOC's Kenli 10-4 oil field starts production – WorldOil (subscription)


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CNOOC’s Kenli 10-4 oil field starts production
WorldOil (subscription)
The Kenli 10-4 oil field is located in the south of Bohai with an average water depth of approximately 15 m. In addition to fully utilizing the existing facilities of Kenli 10-1 oil field, the Kenli 10-4 oil field also included the development of one
CNOOC: Kenli 10-4 Oilfield Starts ProductionRigzone
CNOOC Kicks Off Production At Kenli 10-4 Oil FieldE&P

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Oil-Field Tax Break Authored by Senate President Benefits His Employer – StateImpact Oklahoma


StateImpact Oklahoma
OilField Tax Break Authored by Senate President Benefits His Employer
StateImpact Oklahoma
An obscure sales tax break authored by Sen. Brian Bingman is “subsidizing an expensive form of enhanced oil recovery for seven companies, including the senator’s employer,” Oklahoma Watch reports. The tax break on electricity used to power old …

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Specialty Oilfield Chemicals Market Worth 13.65 Billion USD by 2020 – PR Newswire (press release)

Specialty Oilfield Chemicals Market Worth 13.65 Billion USD by 2020
PR Newswire (press release)
The report “Specialty Oilfield Chemicals Market by Type (Inhibitors & Scavengers, Demulsifiers, Gellants & Viscosifiers, Friction Reducers, Rheology Modifiers, Specialty Surfactants, Specialty Biocides, Pour-Point Depressants, and Others), Application

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Oil price: 'we're going to see more fireworks' – The Week UK


The Week UK
Oil price: ‘we’re going to see more fireworks’
The Week UK
After one of the strongest ever two-day rallies, the oil price is falling again and ultra-bearish sentiment driven by oversupply concerns has taken hold again. International benchmark Brent crude fell to a near 13-year low last week, close to $27 a
Oil price steadies after falling below $28 a barrelBBC News
$20 Oil No Longer Seen As Good For The EconomyOilPrice.com
Iran Follows Saudi OilPrice Cut in EuropeWall Street Journal
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Russia wants to talk to OPEC about output cuts to bolster oil price – CNBC


CNBC
Russia wants to talk to OPEC about output cuts to bolster oil price
CNBC
Russian officials have decided they should talk to Saudi Arabia and other OPEC countries about output cuts to bolster oil prices, the head of Russia’s pipeline monopoly said on Wednesday, remarks that helped spur a sharp rise in world prices. Oil
Rumors of OPEC-Russia Coordination Send Oil Prices SurgingOilPrice.com
The real story behind the oil price riseBusiness Spectator
Oil price jumps after Russia dangles prospect of OPEC cooperationThe Star Online
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Oil prices to stay near current level throughout 2016, World Bank says – The Guardian


The Guardian
Oil prices to stay near current level throughout 2016, World Bank says
The Guardian
The World Bank has slashed its forecast for oil prices this year, saying the cost of a barrel of crude will stay near its current lows for the rest of 2016. The Washington-based institution said a glut of oil that sent prices crashing by almost half
Europe ends slightly up despite poor earnings; Fed eyedCNBC
World Bank slashes oil price forecast to $37 a barrelFinancial Times
World Bank slashes 2016 oil price forecastReuters
International Business Times UK –WorldOil (subscription)
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Currencies Under Deeper Pressure From Rout In Commodities – OilPrice.com

Currencies Under Deeper Pressure From Rout In Commodities
OilPrice.com
The currencies of commodity-exporting countries have been struck by a bout of volatility lately, and are now jumping and falling in value on a daily basis in line with movements in the price of oil. Russia’s ruble fell to an all-time low earlier this
IMF and World Bank move to forestall oil-led defaultsFinancial Times

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Will Oil Prices Rise in 2016? – Money Morning


Money Morning
Will Oil Prices Rise in 2016?
Money Morning
China is just one of many reasons why WTI crude oil prices have cratered 17.6% so far this year. The other primary factor dragging oil prices lower is the domestic supply glut. The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) reported that domestic oil …
Weak Global Economic Growth Linked To Oil Price CollapseOilPrice.com
Only Recession Can Prevent An Oil Price SpikeSeeking Alpha
Pouring oil on troubled stock marketsFinancial Times
Huffington Post Canada –CNNMoney
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Crude oil price to surpass $100 US by 2040, National Energy Board says – CBC.ca


CBC.ca
Crude oil price to surpass $100 US by 2040, National Energy Board says
CBC.ca
The National Energy Board says crude oil prices are projected to rise to more than $100 US a barrel by 2040. Peter Watson, the board’s chairman and CEO, says in a prepared text of a speech that the regulator is taking a long-term view of the country’s
Crude oil prices to surpass US$100 by 2040, National Energy Board says680 News
Oil prices to reach US$100/barrel by 2040: NEBiNews880.com

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Economist says Texas oil drillers may have unlocked crude supply lasting “decades into the future” – FuelFix (blog)


FuelFix (blog)
Economist says Texas oil drillers may have unlocked crude supply lasting “decades into the future”
FuelFix (blog)
Human resources consulting firm Mercer’s annual survey of oil and gas workers got a twist in 2014 after the global collapse in oil prices hammered the industry, leading to thousands of layoffs. The instability led to far different answers on the survey
Industry Group: Texas Oil Companies To Cut Tens Of Thousands More Jobs In 2016Houston Public Media
Crude up despite forecast of cooling demandSan Antonio Express-News (subscription)
Recovery, When It Comes, Will Hit Oil Before NatGas, Economist SaysNatural Gas Intelligence
EconomyWatch.com
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Oil prices drag down white-collar industry workers in Houston but lift blue-collar ones – Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times
Oil prices drag down white-collar industry workers in Houston but lift blue-collar ones
Los Angeles Times
In the oil business, one man’s bust is another man’s boom. As the price of crude tanked in recent months, oil companies have halted work at south Texas oil fields, laying off tens of thousands of workers. Home prices have taken a big hit, as have

Drop In Oil Tax Revenue 'Not Going To Be Pretty' For Texas – Houston Public Media


Houston Public Media
Drop In Oil Tax Revenue ‘Not Going To Be Pretty’ For Texas
Houston Public Media
Drop In Oil Tax Revenue ‘Not Going To Be Pretty’ For Texas. The falling price of oil doesn’t just mean less money for energy companies. It means millions of dollars less for the state of Texas; tax money that pays for everything from roads to education.
State comptroller: Oil prices aren’t wrecking Texas budgetMyStatesman.com
Lower Oil Prices Push Down Texas Tax Revenues and EconomyBreitbart News
As Oil Prices Plunge, Hegar Asked if Budget Outlook Too RosyTexas Tribune
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Texas crude oil export shipment reaches destination in France – San Antonio Business Journal


San Antonio Business Journal
Texas crude oil export shipment reaches destination in France
San Antonio Business Journal
The third of three crude oil export shipments that left Texas around the beginning of the New Year has reached its destination in France. A Liberian tanker named the “Angelica Schulte” reached the Port of Fos-Sur-Mer just outside Marseilles at 11:43

University of Guyana lecturer invents cactus-based technology to disperse oil spills – Demerara Waves


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University of Guyana lecturer invents cactus-based technology to disperse oil spills
Demerara Waves
A University of Guyana Lecturer has invented technology that could use cactus to help deal with oil spills. Lecturer in the Department of Chemistry, University of Guyana, Dr Dawn Fox, has been listed as an inventor on US Patent 9,163,374 issued October

Oil price: 'no reason to expect prices to go up' – The Week UK


The Week UK
Oil price: ‘no reason to expect prices to go up’
The Week UK
After one of the strongest ever two-day rallies, the oil price is falling again and ultra-bearish sentiment driven by oversupply concerns has taken hold again. International benchmark Brent crude fell to a near 13-year low last week, close to $27 a
Oil price steadies after falling below $28 a barrelBBC News
Oil Prices Approach $26 After Bearish IEA ReportOilPrice.com
Iran Follows Saudi OilPrice Cut in EuropeWall Street Journal
The Guardian –DailyFX –TIME
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Only Recession Can Prevent An Oil Price Spike – OilPrice.com


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Only Recession Can Prevent An Oil Price Spike
OilPrice.com
The biggest result from the collapse in oil prices could be a future price spike. Oil prices at $30 per barrel have put most producers under water. That has led to austere budgets and severe cuts to spending. Wood Mackenzie recently estimated that $380
Equities rebound as oil prices rallyFinancial Times
EMERGING MARKETS-Oil price slide, China growth worries push stocks lowerReuters
Stock markets rally as oil rises to $32 a barrelBBC News
International Business Times
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World Bank slashes 2016 oil price forecast – Reuters


Reuters
World Bank slashes 2016 oil price forecast
Reuters
In its annual Commodity Markets Outlook, the World Bank lowered its price forecast for 37 of 46 commodities, including oil, saying that weak demand from emerging economies is likely to continue. World Bank economists said weak demand would continue …
World Bank slashes oil price forecast to $37 a barrelFinancial Times
Oil prices to stay near current level throughout 2016, World Bank saysThe Guardian
Japan, Korea Stocks Rise As Higher Oil Price Speculation Boosts US SharesInternational Business Times
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Trial starts for oil truck operator in Bakken murder-for-hire case – Dickinson Press


Dickinson Press
Trial starts for oil truck operator in Bakken murder-for-hire case
Dickinson Press
Court records say Carlile owed Henrikson money and Carlile had refused to give up his stake in an oil lease. Three co-defendants in the case pleaded guilty last fall to their roles in the conspiracy, including Timothy Suckow, who pleaded guilty to

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