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Moby’s romantic failures are not your cue to attack ‘white men’ ‘beta males’ & ‘the patriarchy’

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The electronic musician’s “creepy” abortive seductions of Natalie Portman and Lana del Ray are not an excuse to air bigoted grievances about men in general. And Moby himself deserves pity, rather than self-righteous viciousness. It is easy to see why Moby – who was more known than adored, even in his turn-of-the-millennium heyday when he Read More

Russia, eyeing Arctic future, launches nuclear icebreaker

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ST PETERSBURG, Russia (Reuters) – Russia launched a nuclear-powered icebreaker on Saturday, part of an ambitious program to renew and expand its fleet of the vessels in order to improve its ability to tap the Arctic’s commercial potential. A view shows the nuclear-powered icebreaker “Ural” during the float out ceremony at the Baltic Shipyard in Read More

Oil rises more than 1% but sets biggest weekly loss of 2019

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed more than 1% on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but posted the biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, Canada, July Read More

Trudeau’s pipeline expansion gets boost from court ruling

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By Natalie Obiko Pearson on 5/24/2019 Photo: Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. VANCOUVER (Bloomberg) — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s bid to complete the controversial Trans Mountain pipeline expansion has received a British Columbia top appeals court ruling that states that the province doesn’t have the jurisdiction to restrict shipments of oil-sands crude. Premier John Horgan’s Read More

Oil and Gas leaders look for cost reduction and efficiency gains

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5/24/2019 Photo: (right) Ryan Lance, chairman and CEO, ConocoPhillips during the AIPN Summit. HOUSTON — Speaking at the closing of the AIPN 2019 International Petroleum Summit (IPS), Ryan Lance, chairman and CEO of ConocoPhillips spoke about his company’s “hyper focus on returns” highlighting that the “returns the energy industry has generated have been negative over Read More

Supermajors lead the way in high impact exploration

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5/24/2019 ABERDEEN — The largest oil companies are playing an increasingly important role in high impact exploration but performance was down in 2018, limited by a lack of depth in the quality of global drilling opportunities, according to experts at research consultancy, Westwood Global Energy Group. It’s 10th annual ‘State of Exploration’ report reviewed global Read More

Oil edges higher but set for biggest weekly loss of 2019

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Oil prices climbed 1 percent on Friday ahead of long U.S. and UK holiday weekends, but were on track for their biggest weekly drop of the year, pressured by rising inventories and worries about the global economy. FILE PHOTO: An oil pump jack pumps oil in a field near Calgary, Alberta, Read More

LatAm bunker markets see delay in price impacts from weaker energy

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Houston — Spot marine fuel markets throughout Latin America felt pressure Friday from back-to-back days of strong declines in North American energy markets, with sources pointing to typical lags resulting from various factors. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Pricing indications heard early Friday pointed to stable Read More

Ohio House committee passes bill to save nuclear power plants

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(Reuters) – A committee in Ohio’s House of Representatives voted along party lines to approve a bill to save the state’s two nuclear power reactors from retirement and provide some financial support for a couple of ailing coal plants. Republicans in the House Energy and Natural Resources Committee approved the bill on Thursday after changing Read More