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City of London plans to cut speed limit to reduce pollution

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FILE PHOTO: The City of London financial district is seen from Primrose Hill as high air pollution obscures the skyline over London April 10, 2015. REUTERS/Toby Melville LONDON (Reuters) – The City of London Corporation, which runs London’s historic finance district, has proposed a new, lower speed limit of 15 miles per hour and the Read More

Germany monitoring oil supplies closely as Russian pipeline outage drags on

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London — Germany is not planning to tap its strategic oil reserves but is monitoring the local fuel supply situation closely, the country’s economy economic and energy ministry said Friday, faced with at least another month without piped Russian crude imports. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More

Summer theater: Fireflies that synchronize light up two U.S. forests

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(Reuters) – Crowds of eco-tourists from around the world will gather in two remote Appalachian forests in Tennessee and Pennsylvania in coming weeks to see spectacular light shows created by a rare species of firefly that can synchronize its flashes. The phenomenon is created by swarms of fireflies that are able to illuminate at the Read More

Light PBOC touch makes once unlikely yuan at 7/$ seem possible

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SHANGHAI (Reuters) – As China’s yuan slips to historically weak levels against the dollar, the central bank’s atypical light touch is spurring speculation that policymakers want to be more judicious in their intervention and have no specific target for the currency. FILE PHOTO: A China yuan note is seen in this illustration photo May 31, Read More

Cequence Energy Announces Proposed Debt Transaction Private Placement and Credit Facility Renewal Update

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CALGARY, Alberta, May 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Cequence Energy Ltd. (“Cequence” or the “Company”) (TSX: CQE) is pleased to announce a proposed debt restructuring transaction, private placement and credit facility renewal update. Under the terms of a first amending agreement to the Company’s $60.0 million Term Loan entered into between the Company and the Read More

Venezuelan petroleum exports to Cuba surge in response to US sanctions

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Caracas, Venezuela — Venezuela has increased oil supplies to ally Cuba in May four-fold as US sanctions severely limit exports to other countries, PDVSA documents show. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now According to the documents, seen by S&P Global Platts Thursday, state-owned PDVSA exported 1.416 million Read More

Exclusive: EPA to unveil less ambitious U.S. biofuel credit reform – sources

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WASHINGTON/NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency plans to unveil a narrowed-down version of its proposed biofuel credit market reform this month after regulators concluded many of the agency’s initial ideas required more time to study, according to four people briefed on the matter. FILE PHOTO: The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) sign Read More

BP eyes US Gulf frontier exploration after years of focusing on tiebacks: executive

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Houston — After years of pursuing a strategy of mostly tiebacks in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico during the recent industry downturn, BP said it will also now begin adding frontier exploration, a top US executive for the company has said. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize your experience. Register Now Read More

Heavy rains limit operations at Oklahoma refinery, oil pipeline

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(Reuters) – Heavy rains and storms slamming the central United States forced the closure of a HollyFrontier Corp refinery in Oklahoma and a portion of Tallgrass Energy LP’s crude oil pipeline on Thursday. Severe weather in the central United States has left three people dead on Thursday, local media said, as tornadoes raked across southwest Read More

Bunker testing company VPS sees wide range of 0.5% S fuel viscosity

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Amsterdam — Bunker testing laboratory VPS has seen a wide viscosity range in the samples it has seen so far of new cleaner marine fuel blends for use when the International Maritime Organization’s global sulfur limit drops to 0.5% next year, the company said Thursday. Not registered? Receive daily email alerts, subscriber notes & personalize Read More