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Escalation of US-China bilateral tariffs to shave off $1 trillion from America’s GDP

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A study by the US Chamber of Commerce shows how the deterioration in the trade dispute between the world’s two largest economies, China and the United States, will drastically affect the American economy. “Escalation of bilateral tariffs results in lower GDP, lower employment, lower investment, and lower trade flows for the United States,” said the Read More

Enwave and University Health Network team up to control energy costs, improve reliability and support patient care

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TORONTO, March 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enwave Energy Corporation (Enwave) is working with the University Health Network (UHN) to connect the Princess Margaret Cancer Centre to Enwave’s Deep Lake Water Cooling (DLWC) system. DLWC draws cold water from Lake Ontario to cool buildings in Toronto’s downtown core. A sustainable alternative to traditional cooling towers Read More

Italian politician who opposed mandatory chickenpox vaccine gets chickenpox

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An Italian politician who has spoken out against legally mandating vaccination has been hospitalized with chickenpox, leading to an outpouring of ‘I told you so’s on social media – no matter how much he protests he’s pro-vaccine. Massimiliano Fedriga, governor of Italy’s Friuli-Venezia Giulia region, met with a torrent of ridicule when he revealed that Read More

Neptune Energy awards rig contract

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3/19/2019 Photo: Beacon Atlantic semi-submersible drilling unit, managed by Odfjell Drilling AS. LONDON — Neptune Energy Norge AS has awarded a rig contract for six wells to CIMC Offshore AS. The contract concerns hire of the Beacon Atlantic semi-submersible drilling unit, which will be managed by Odfjell Drilling AS. Designed for harsh environments, Beacon Atlantic Read More

Gazprom Neft, Politecnico di Torino and the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University sign cooperation agreement

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3/18/2019 MOSCOW — Gazprom Neft has concluded a tripartite Cooperation Agreement with Politecnico di Torino and the Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University (Polytech) — the signatories to this document being Vladislav Baryshnikov, deputy CEO for international business development, Gazprom Neft; Vitaly Sergeev, vice-rector for research, the Peter the Great Polytechnic University; and Patrizia Read More

Petroteq Energy Announces Oil Sales

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SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Petroteq Energy Inc. (“Petroteq” or the “Company”) (TSXV: PQE; OTC: PQEFF; FSE: PQCF), a fully integrated oil and gas company, announces oil sales. Petroteq is reporting that, on March 18, 2019, oil production sales have commenced at the Asphalt Ridge facility. Two loads of 250 barrels Read More

Western sanctions v Eastern promises: Russia's Crimea could become part of China’s new Silk Road

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Private businesses in China are interested in involving Russia’s Crimea in the implementation of projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Beijing’s development & investment project in 152 countries on five continents. That’s according to the head of the association of Chinese compatriots on the peninsula, Ge Zhili. “Our organization is bolstering cooperation ties, Read More

Archeio Technologies and Tourmaline Oil standardize unstructured business data

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3/17/2019 DALLAS — Archeio Technologies, the provider of oil & gas content management and smart search technology, announces that it has signed a license agreement with Tourmaline Oil Corp. to deploy Archeio’s SkyWell software company wide. Following a two-month selection process that compared SkyWell to multiple enterprise content management solutions, the Canadian-based oil & gas Read More

Malaysia threatens WTO challenge to EU's move to drop palm biofuel

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Land that has been cleared is pictured at an oil palm plantation in Johor, Malaysia February 26, 2019. REUTERS/Edgar Su KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) – Malaysia on Saturday threatened to bring a World Trade Organization challenge if the European Union goes ahead with recommendations to phase out palm oil from transport fuel used in the bloc. Read More

U.S. eases protections for threatened bird in Western states

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(Reuters) – The Trump administration on Friday amended Obama-era land-use rules put in place to protect a threatened bird in 11 Western states and its shrinking sagebrush habitat, siding with oil and gas interests that opposed the measures as too restrictive. Conservation groups denounced the move as a handout to the oil and gas industries, Read More