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Antarctic ice shelves: Searching for clues on climate change

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KING GEORGE ISLAND, Antarctica (Reuters) – In a remote island outpost on the edge of the Antarctic, hundreds of miles from the southern tip of Chile, scientists at a research base are scouring the ice for clues about everything from climate change to cures for cancer. FILE PHOTO: The scientific investigation vessel of the Chilean Read More

SHARC Energy and ARGUS Environmental to Install Piranha T10 System in Affordable Housing Development in Ottawa, Canada

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VANCOUVER, B.C., Feb. 11, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SHARC International Systems Inc.  (CSE: SHRC) (FSE: IWIA) (OTCQB: INTWF) (“SHARC” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that ARGUS Environmental Inc. (“ARGUS”) of Hamilton, Ontario has landed a contract with developer Claridge Homes (“Claridge”) of Ottawa, Ontario to employ SHARC™ Energy System’s Piranha T10 system (“Piranha Read More

Exclusive: Russia's Sechin raises pressure on Putin to end OPEC deal

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MOSCOW (Reuters) – Igor Sechin, head of Russian oil giant Rosneft and one of Vladimir Putin’s closest allies, has written to the Russian president saying Moscow’s deal with OPEC to cut oil output is a strategic threat and plays into the hands of the United States. FILE PHOTO – Rosneft Chief Executive Igor Sechin attends Read More

Tests at Cuadrilla's British fracking site show substantial gas flows

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LONDON (Reuters) – Tests of the first shale well at Cuadrilla’s site in northwest England show a rich reservoir of high quality and recoverable gas, the British firm said on Wednesday, adding that rules that have constrained its testing work should be eased. FILE PHOTO: A protester stands outside Cuadrilla’s Preston Road fracking site near Read More

Rwanda signs $400 million deal to produce methane gas from 'Killer Lake'

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KIGALI (Reuters) – Rwanda said on Tuesday it had signed a $400 million deal to produce bottled gas from Lake Kivu, which emits such dense clouds of methane it is known as one of Africa’s “Killer Lakes”. FILE PHOTO: Lake Kivu is seen in the Democratic Republic of Congo, November 25, 2016. REUTERS/Therese Di Campo/File Read More

ADNOC awards OXY first onshore exploration block in Abu Dhabi

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2/3/2019 Photo: (left) Vicky Hollub, president and ceo, oxy and H.E. Dr. Sultan Ahmed al Jaber, UEA Minister of State and ADNOC Group CEO. ABU DHABI, UAE — The Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) announced the signing of an agreement, awarding an onshore block – known as Onshore Block 3 – to U.S. based Read More

In the new lithium 'Great Game,' Germany edges out China in Bolivia

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UYUNI, Bolivia (Reuters) – When Germany signed a deal last month to help Bolivia exploit its huge lithium reserves, it hailed the venture as a deepening of economic ties with the South American country. But it also gives Germany entry into the new “Great Game”, in which big powers like China are jostling across the Read More

BHGE: Discipline through the downturn becomes opportunity for the upturn

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By Michele Cowart, News Editor on 1/27/2019 FLORENCE — Entering its annual meeting on Monday, Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE), is stressing how its fullstream capabilities provide integrated oilfield products, services and digital solutions to the industry. Even during periods of low oil prices, “our vision that we have for the company is still Read More