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Ford probing possible problems with fuel economy, emissions tests

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DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it has hired outside experts to investigate its vehicle fuel economy and testing procedures after employees raised concerns, and did not know whether it would have to correct data provided to regulators or consumers. The logo of Ford is seen during the 88th International Motor Show Read More

Ford investigating possible problems with fuel economy, emissions tests

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DETROIT (Reuters) – Ford Motor Co said on Thursday it had hired outside experts to investigate its vehicle fuel economy and testing procedures after employees raised concerns, and did not know whether it would have to correct data given to regulators or consumers. The logo of Ford is seen during the 88th International Motor Show Read More

Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Results

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DENVER, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: XOG) (“Extraction” or the “Company”) today reported financial and operational results for the fourth-quarter and full-year ended December 31, 2018. Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2018 Highlights Fourth quarter average net sales volumes of 85,780 barrels of oil equivalent per day (BOE/d), including 46,584 Read More

China bans Australian coal imports as diplomatic tensions over Huawei intensify

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One of China’s biggest ports has put restrictions on shipments of coal from Australia, its top supplier of anthracite, casting a shadow upon Australia’s second largest export earner. The Port of Dalian is set to cap overall coal imports from all sources at 12 million tons until the end of 2019, according to an official Read More

API continues to promote safe U.S. energy development, enhances workplace safety with Recommended Practice 54

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2/21/2019 Photo: Halliburton. WASHINGTON — The American Petroleum Institute has released Recommended Practice 54 (RP 54), Occupational Safety and Health for Oil and Gas Well Drilling and Servicing Operations, which provides procedures for promoting and maintaining safe and healthy working conditions for personnel in drilling and well servicing operations. “The safety of oil and natural Read More

Giant tortoise feared extinct for over 100 years found on Galapagos Islands (PHOTOS)

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A species of giant tortoise thought to have gone extinct over a century ago was found on the Galapagos island of Fernandina, stunning researchers and bringing hope to conservationists. According to Ecuador’s Ministry of the Environment, the female Fernandina Giant Tortoise found Sunday is likely over 100 years old. While genetic tests are still being Read More

ALPHA ENERGY, INC. entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Chicorica, LLC. The Agreement is to acquire oil and gas assets in New Mexico in the Rayado Project.

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HOUSTON, Feb. 21, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Alpha Energy, Inc. (OTC.PK – APHE) (“Alpha”) announced today a definitive Purchase and Sale Agreement with Chicorica, LLC, to acquire oil and gas assets in New Mexico in the Rayado Project. Rayado Project The Rayado Project is a conventional exploration prospect in New Mexico targeting a seismically-defined structure. Read More

Adani Enterprises could wait up to two years for Carmichael mine approval

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NEW DELHI (Reuters) – India’s Adani Enterprises might have to wait up to two years to get two environmental approvals to start construction at its controversial Carmichael coal mine in Australia, a Queensland government official told Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Indian billionaire Gautam Adani speaks during an interview with Reuters at his office in the western Read More

Faroe Islands to close for maintenance

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By Lucia Binding, news reporter The Faroe Islands, a group of volcanic islands in the North Atlantic, will be closed to tourists for one weekend in April for a big clean-up. Located halfway between Iceland and Norway, the 18-island archipelago attracts 100,000 visitors a year and growing due to the dramatic scenery, waterfalls and a Read More