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Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. Announces Proteus and Endymion Transports First Oil from Shell-operated Appomattox in the Gulf of Mexico

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Houston, May 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. (NYSE: SHLX) announced today that the systems owned by Proteus Oil Pipeline Company LLC (“Proteus”) and Endymion Oil Pipeline Company LLC (“Endymion”) increased volumes of crude oil from the startup of the Shell-operated Appomattox floating production system via the newly commissioned Mattox Pipeline (“Mattox”), Read More

Oil potential remains abundant beyond shale

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5/23/2019 HOUSTON — How does the oil and gas industry plan its future in the ever-changing operating environment? The Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN) International Petroleum Summit, held in Houston this week, focused on a number of themes which will help companies determine a strategy for the years ahead. The event is timely as Read More

BP eyes US Gulf frontier exploration after years of focusing on tiebacks: executive

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Houston — After years of pursuing a strategy of mostly tiebacks in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico during the recent industry downturn, BP said it will also now begin adding frontier exploration, a top US executive for the company has said. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More

Investor group to place $10 billion bet on East Med gas

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By Yaacov Benmeleh on 5/23/2019 TEL AVIV (Bloomberg) — A little-known investor group is planning a major shakeup of the Eastern Mediterranean natural gas industry in a bid to unlock hundreds of billions of dollars of sales stymied by the political and industrial complexities of the region. Cynergy Group, an investment firm based in Cyprus, Read More

U.S. judge appoints Ken Feinberg mediator for Bayer Roundup settlement talks

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(Reuters) – A U.S. judge on Wednesday appointed prominent attorney Kenneth Feinberg as mediator for court-mandated settlement talks in the federal litigation over allegations that Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused cancer. Feinberg has been instructed to meet with lawyers for Bayer and plaintiffs within the next 14 days, U.S. District Judge Vince Chhabria Read More

Companies lobby U.S. Congress on carbon tax; senator expects bill in weeks

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Representatives from more than 70 companies met with U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday to push for a tax on carbon emissions to fight climate change, and a senator said bipartisan legislation containing such a plan could be introduced in weeks. The gathering, which included PepsiCo, Johnson & Johnson, Tesla and General Mills, was Read More

Ascent Resources announces contract for purchase of mobile compressor unit in Slovenia

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5/22/2019 LONDON — Ascent Resources plc, the European focused oil and gas exploration and production company is pleased to announce that it has signed a contract for the purchase of a mobile compressor unit for use at its Petišovci project in Slovenia. The supplier is expected to install and commission the mobile compressor unit in fourth-quarter Read More

British lawmakers demand their pension fund divests fossil fuels

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Britain’s Green Party MP Caroline Lucas speaks at a news conference held by The People’s Vote in London, Britain, January 22, 2019. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls LONDON (Reuters) – A third of British lawmakers called on Wednesday for their 700 million pound ($885 million) parliamentary pension fund to divest its holdings in fossil fuel companies to address Read More

Angola’s Sonangol awards annual oil products tender to Total and Trafigura

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London — Angola has signed up French oil company Total and trading house Trafigura to provide imports of key refined oil products such as gasoil, gasoline and marine gasoil for the next 12 months, state-owned Sonangol said. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now The news came as Read More

ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD AND CROSSAMERICA ANNOUNCE THE CLOSING OF THE FIRST TRANCHE IN A SERIES OF ASSET EXCHANGES

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Allentown, May 22, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) —                         ALIMENTATION COUCHE-TARD AND CROSSAMERICA ANNOUNCE THE CLOSING OF THE FIRST TRANCHE IN A SERIES OF ASSET EXCHANGES Alimentation Couche-Tard Inc. (“Couche-Tard”). has transferred to CrossAmerica 60 U.S. company-operated convenience and fuel retail stores (the “Circle K stores”) CrossAmerica has transferred to Couche-Tard 17 company-operated convenience and fuel Read More