Oil & Energy

Three dead, search on for others after landslide at Malaysia construction site

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KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Three foreign workers were killed and 11 others were missing after a landslide at a construction site in George Town, capital of the northwest Malaysian state of Penang, authorities said on Saturday. The bodies of two Indonesians and one Myanmarese were pulled from the debris, while two other workers escaped with Read More

Strong typhoon nears southern Japan the day before election

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TOKYO (Reuters) – Heavy rain and powerful winds are expected to lash large areas of Japan on Sunday as a strong typhoon sweeps ashore, possibly hindering voter turnout in a national election. Typhoon Lan was classified as an intense Category 4 storm on Saturday, with winds of up to 250 km/h (156 mph), according to Read More

Monsanto sues Arkansas over proposed herbicide limits

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – Monsanto Co sued Arkansas agricultural officials on Friday to stop a proposed summer ban on a weed killer linked to widespread crop damage beyond the major farm state’s borders. FILE PHOTO: Monsanto logo is displayed on a screen where the stock is traded on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Read More

Frank’s International N.V. Schedules Third Quarter 2017 Earnings Release and Conference Call

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HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Frank’s International N.V. (the “Company”) (NYSE:FI) announced today that it will host a conference call to discuss its third quarter 2017 results on Thursday, November 2, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Central Time (11:00 a.m. Eastern Time). The Company will issue its third quarter 2017 earnings release prior to Read More

Residents of shrinking U.S. island reject 'climate victim' label

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TANGIER ISLAND, Md (Reuters) – This summer, a delegation of Republican climate activists visited Tangier Island, a speck of grassland in Maryland’s Chesapeake Bay, to try to convince its 450 residents to take climate change seriously. A duck decoy rests in a wooden box on a shanty on Tangier Island, Virginia, U.S., August 3, 2017. Read More

Reykjavík Energy Finances to Strengthen

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Reykjavík, 2017-10-20 16:41 CEST (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The finances of Reykjavík Energy (Orkuveita Reykjavíkur; OR) and its subsidiaries – Veitur Utilities, ON Power and Reykjavík Fibre Network – will continue to strengthen in next years, according to the Group’s consolidated Financial Forecast approved by OR’s Board of Directors today. Operation results will improve and estimated Read More

High Arctic Declares Monthly Dividend

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES.  ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF U.S. SECURITIES LAW CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — High Arctic Energy Services Inc. (TSX:HWO) (“High Arctic” or the “Corporation”) is pleased to announce that its Board Read More

EPA abandons changes to U.S. biofuel program after lawmaker pressure

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has backed off a series of proposed changes to the nation’s biofuels policy after a massive backlash from corn-state lawmakers worried the moves would undercut ethanol demand, according to a letter from the agency to lawmakers seen by Reuters. Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt speaks Read More

CES Energy Solutions Corp. Announces Closing of Senior Notes

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NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES CALGARY, Alberta, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CES Energy Solutions Corp. (“CES” or the “Company“) (TSX:CEU) (OTC – Nasdaq Intl:CESDF) is pleased to announce that it has closed its previously announced private placement of CDN $300 million aggregate principal Read More

Spark Energy, Inc. to Present Third Quarter 2017 Financial Results on Friday, November 3, 2017

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HOUSTON, Oct. 20, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Spark Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPKE), an independent retail energy services company, (“Spark” or the “Company”), announced today that it plans to present its Third Quarter 2017 financial results in a conference call and webcast on Friday, November 3, 2017 at 10:00 AM Central (11:00 AM Eastern). A live webcast Read More