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Rains aid in battling ponderosa pine fire near Flagstaff, Arizona

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PHOENIX, Ariz. (Reuters) – Flames raged mostly unchecked for a third day through America’s largest ponderosa pine forest, threatening thousands of residents in and around Flagstaff, Arizona, but firefighters made the most of afternoon rains on Tuesday to finally take the offensive. The Museum Fire, named for the Museum of Northern Arizona not far from Read More

Ponderosa pine fire threatens parts of Flagstaff, Arizona

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(Reuters) – A wildfire raging through the nation’s largest forest of ponderosa pine is threatening thousands of residents in and around Flagstaff, Arizona, and led to the evacuation of dozens of homes on the city’s northern outskirts, authorities said on Tuesday. The Museum Fire, named for the Museum of Northern Arizona not far from the Read More

Sunrun Solar and Battery Systems To Help Replace Retiring Oakland Power Plant

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SAN FRANCISCO, July 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sunrun, Inc. (Nasdaq:RUN), the nation’s leading residential solar, battery storage, and energy services company, was awarded a landmark contract on Wednesday evening by the East Bay Community Energy (EBCE) board of directors to help replace the retiring jet-fuel Oakland Power Plant in Oakland, California with home solar Read More

U.S. to move public lands agency to Colorado from Washington

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FILE PHOTO: U.S. Department of the Interior Bureau of Land Management trail marker is shown along the Arch Canyon trail in Bears Ears National Monument, New Mexico, U.S., October 27, 2017. REUTERS/Andrew Cullen (Reuters) – The U.S. Bureau of Land Management will move its headquarters to Colorado from Washington, officials said on Tuesday, sparking ire Read More

Analysis: Asia’s affection for US crude not limited to low sulfur sweet grades

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Highlights India’s MRPL buys sour US crude Thunder Horse for first time Medium sour Mars Blend, Southern Green Canyon also popular in Asia Thunder Horse comes cheaper than Arab Medium in India, Platts data shows Singapore — Asia has demonstrated its strong appetite for a wide variety of US crude grades since late 2018, with Read More

Five times more fatal than sharks: Report lays out high-risk selfie stakes

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The incredible risks people take to capture the perfect selfie means snapping the ideal self-portrait is now five times more deadly than shark attacks, new research has found. Between October 2011 and November 2017, at least 259 people died while taking selfies around the world, while only 50 people were killed in shark attacks during Read More

LLOG reports start of production at Buckskin Project, in deepwater GOM

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6/25/2019 COVINGTON — LLOG Exploration Company, LLC has announced that it has initiated production from the Buckskin Project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Buckskin is located on Keathley Canyon Blocks 785, 828, 829, 830, 871 and 872 in approximately 6,800 ft of water. The initial phase of this large-scale, deepwater project consists of two Read More

LLOG Exploration Announces Commencement of Production at Buckskin Project in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico and Provides Operational Update

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COVINGTON, La., June 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LLOG Exploration Company, L.L.C. (“LLOG”) announced today that it has initiated production from the Buckskin Project in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Buckskin is located on Keathley Canyon blocks 785, 828, 829, 830, 871 and 872 in approximately 6,800 feet of water.  The initial phase of this Read More

CGG cuts time of OBN imaging at Mad Dog field

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6/12/2019 PARIS — Subsurface Imaging, part of CGG’s Geoscience division, has delivered a step-change in subsalt image quality over Mad Dog field in the Green Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico. Through continued investment in imaging technology and supercomputing capacity, CGG was able to reduce project cycle time by almost half while delivering greatly Read More

CGG Cuts Cycle Time of OBN Imaging at Mad Dog Field

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CGG Cuts Cycle Time of OBN Imaging at Mad Dog Field Paris, France – June 12, 2019 Subsurface Imaging, part of CGG’s Geoscience division, has delivered a step-change in subsalt image quality over the Mad Dog field in the Green Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico. Through continued investment in imaging technology and supercomputing Read More