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Blockbuster Bakken deal may put a bit more oil in traders’ hands

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

A $6 billion takeover to create the biggest oil producer in the Bakken shale may also open up new opportunities for some big traders who ship oil from North Dakota and Montana to market.

Over the weekend, Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Ko…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Blockbuster Bakken deal may put a bit more oil in traders’ hands

July 15, 2014 in Uncategorized

A $6 billion takeover to create the biggest oil producer in the Bakken shale may also open up new opportunities for some big traders who ship oil from North Dakota and Montana to market.

Over the weekend, Whiting Petroleum said it would acquire Ko…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. takes stand against steel pipe imports

July 12, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Commerce Department on Friday set duties on South Korean steel pipe used in the oil and natural gas industry, reversing itself in one of the most contentious trade disputes in years after hefty lobbying from U.S. producers and…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

IEA: U.S. oil boom to extend into 2015, supply risks strong

July 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

LONDON — Global oil demand growth will accelerate next year as the world economy expands and will again be met by rising supplies from the United States and Canada, further eroding OPEC’s market share, the West’s energy watchdog said on Friday….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

IEA: U.S. oil boom to extend into 2015, supply risks strong

July 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

LONDON — Global oil demand growth will accelerate next year as the world economy expands and will again be met by rising supplies from the United States and Canada, further eroding OPEC’s market share, the West’s energy watchdog said on Friday….continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. allows condensate oil exports, after light refining

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – U.S. officials have told energy companies that they may export a variety of ultra-light oil if it has been minimally refined, an apparent marginal loosening of a decades-old ban on selling U.S. crude abroad.

The U.S. Department of Com…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

U.S. allows condensate oil exports, after light refining

June 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

WASHINGTON – U.S. officials have told energy companies that they may export a variety of ultra-light oil if it has been minimally refined, an apparent marginal loosening of a decades-old ban on selling U.S. crude abroad.

The U.S. Department of Com…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

European court says Google must respect ‘right to be forgotten’

May 13, 2014 in Uncategorized

BRUSSELS — Internet companies can be made to remove irrelevant or excessive personal information from search engine results, Europe’s top court ruled on Tuesday in a case pitting privacy campaigners against Google.

The Court of Justice of the Eur…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Hoeven applauds DOE approval of LNG export application

March 25, 2014 in Uncategorized

Sen. John Hoeven, R-N.D., on Monday applauded the Department of Energy’s approval of an application to export liquefied natural gas from the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project terminal in Oregon.
“The Energy Department’s approval of this appl…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Possible Malaysia jet debris found near Australia: Officials call the find a ‘credible lead’ for missing aircraft

March 20, 2014 in Uncategorized

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SYDNEY — Aircraft and ships ploughed through dire weather on Thursday in search of objects floating in remote seas off Australia that Malaysia’s government called a “credible lead” in the trans-continental hunt for a jetliner missing…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com