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Twitter bans ‘state media’ from advertising… and guess who decides how they are defined

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As mainstream media outlets accused Twitter of allowing a Chinese news agency to advertise its reporting on the Hong Kong protests, the platform announced it would ban all “state-controlled” media advertising within a month. “Going forward, we will not accept advertising from state-controlled news media entities,” Twitter announced on Monday afternoon. We have updated our Read More

Husky to resume full production at White Rose offshore Newfoundland

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8/19/2019 CALGARY – Following an extensive investigation, flow line repairs, integrity testing and approval of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), Husky Energy announced it will resume production from the remaining two drill centers shut in following the November 2018 oil spill offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. Husky will now begin an orderly restart Read More

Protecting Singapore from rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion

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SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Protecting Singapore against rising sea levels could cost S$100 billion ($72 billion) or more over 100 years, its prime minister said on Sunday, as the low-lying island-state makes preparations to mitigate the impact of global warming. FILE PHOTO: Passers-by hold their mobile phones as people take a selfie photo using a smartphone, Read More

Japan may offer its Fukushima robots to US for denuclearization of North Korea – report

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Japan has offered the US its best nuclear-cleanup robots – designed for Fukushima – for use in dismantling North Korea’s nuclear facilities, hoping to remain in the loop as Washington and Pyongyang talk denuclearization. The remote-controlled robots are being developed to remove melted fuel debris from the reactors in Fukushima, and must be able to Read More

EQM stops some work on WV-VA Mountain Valley natgas pipe

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(Reuters) – EQM Midstream Partners LP (EQM.N) told U.S. federal regulators the company would stop some work on its long-delayed Mountain Valley natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to Virginia as the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service reviews a couple of permits. Despite the delay, analysts on Friday said they expect Mountain Valley will enter Read More

Husky to Resume Full Production at White Rose

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CALGARY, Alberta, Aug. 16, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Following an extensive investigation, flow line repairs, integrity testing and approval of the Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C-NLOPB), Husky Energy (TSX:HSE) today announced it will resume production from the remaining two drill centres shut in following the November 2018 oil spill offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. Read More

OPEC reports big drop in crude production, amid ‘somewhat bearish’ market outlook

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London — Led by its kingpin Saudi Arabia, which said it pumped at its lowest level in more than five years, OPEC on Friday reported it slashed its crude production in July, as it continues to battle slumping oil prices. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now OPEC Read More

OPEC sees bearish oil outlook for rest of 2019, points to 2020 surplus

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LONDON (Reuters) – OPEC delivered a downbeat oil market outlook for the rest of 2019 on Friday as economic growth slows and highlighted challenges in 2020 as rivals pump more, building a case to keep up an OPEC-led pact to curb supply. FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) Read More

OPEC sees ‘somewhat bearish’ oil outlook even as market tightens

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By Grant Smith on 8/16/2019 LONDON (Bloomberg) – Global oil markets face a “somewhat bearish” outlook for the rest of the year amid slowing economic growth and the long-running trade war, even though supplies will be tighter than previously thought, OPEC said. The Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries, which pumps about a third of the Read More

Upwing Energy awarded 10 new downhole rotating device patents

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8/16/2019 CERRITOS, CA. – Upwing Energy has been awarded 10 new patents, for critical enabling technologies in the company’s downhole rotating tools, and proprietary methods used to increase hydrocarbon production and recovery. Upwing Energy SCS The U.S. Patent and Trade Office granted seven patents related to Upwing’s SCS, a downhole compressor system, and three patents Read More