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California, 22 other states sue U.S. over Trump auto emissions rules

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FILE PHOTO: Commuters navigate early morning traffic as they drive towards downtown in Los Angeles, California, U.S., July 22, 2019. REUTERS/Mike Blake WASHINGTON (Reuters) – A group of 23 states on Friday sued to undo the Trump administration’s determination that federal law bars California from setting stiff tailpipe emission standards and zero emission vehicle mandates. Read More

US oil and gas rig count posts first weekly gain in nearly two months, up 5 to 954: Enverus

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Houston — Rig increase may be simply ‘noise’: analyst Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now US rig count now down over 275 in 10 months Oil-driven rigs rise by 8; gas rigs down 3 The US oil and gas rig count posted its first weekly gain in Read More

Fire and hail push insurers to rethink climate change risks

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LONDON (Reuters) – By the time David Kaisel got back from selling his flour at a farmers’ market, a wildfire in California’s Capay Valley had burned both his tractor and the shipping container where he kept some tools. His insurer is set to pay out a sixth of his losses. A fireman puts out flames Read More

Firm advertised huge returns. It won an award in Monaco. The SEC calls it a fraud

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(Reuters) – Mediatrix Capital said its clients went five years without a single monthly loss. It said it won an award as top global asset manager for its returns over that time. A group in Monaco declared Mediatrix the Best Family Office Asset Manager. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission calls Mediatrix a Ponzi-like fraud. Read More

Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces the Appointment of Audrey Robertson to its Board of Directors

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DENVER, Sept. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: XOG) (“Extraction”) today announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Audrey Robertson to serve as an independent member of the Company’s Board. Ms. Robertson will serve as a member of the Audit Committee. The appointment is effective immediately and now brings Read More

Par Pacific Holdings Reports Third Quarter 2019 Operational and Financial Updates

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HOUSTON, Sept. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Par Pacific Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: PARR) (“Par Pacific”) today announced the completion of several projects at its Hawaii refining operations as well as the grant of small refinery exemptions for the 2018 compliance year. Hawaii Refining Operations UpdateAs previously announced, Par Pacific’s Hawaii refining operations had significant planned activity Read More

Analysis: SCOOP/STACK operators scale back rig activity by 40% so far in 2019

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Highlights Producers subject to stricter earthquake rules Production still on track for steady growth Denver — Operators in Oklahoma’s SCOOP/STACK, once one of the hottest US onshore plays outside the Permian, have scaled back on the number of rigs by 40% year to date, while earthquake have caused producers to halt activity in some areas. Read More

Southeast New Mexico acquires United flights to Denver, Houston

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9/13/2019 HOBBS, NM – The size of the Permian basin in southeastern New Mexico represents one of the largest fields in the United States, and residents of the area are taking action to facilitate the growth of the oil and gas industry in the area. After a recently completed expansion of the regional airport, Lea Read More