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CERAWeek 2019: LNG key factor in energy transition

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By CRAIG FLEMING, TECHNICAL EDITOR, WORLD OIL on 3/14/2019 HOUSTON — On the third day (Wednesday, March 13) of CERAWeek by IHS Markit, the industry’s business leaders outlined global economic trends, shifting geopolitics, emerging government policies and advances in technologies. The majority of the day’s sessions outlined how the transition will occur and to define Read More

LNG Canada CEO sees no scenario that would stop its project

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By Natalie Obiko Pearson on 3/11/2019 VANCOUVER (Bloomberg) — The head of LNG Canada said he does “not see a single scenario” that would stop the nation’s largest infrastructure project from getting built, dispelling concerns that the $30 billion gas export facility is at risk of mounting opposition from pipeline foes. The liquefied natural gas Read More

Exclusive: SEC scrutinizes fairness of stock exchange pricing

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating whether the multi-tiered pricing system used by stock exchanges favors large brokers at the expense of small ones, according to a person familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: Jay Clayton, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, speaks during an interview with CNBC Read More

Prodigy frontman Keith Flint dies aged 49

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The Prodigy’s singer Keith Flint, best known for the song ‘Firestarter’, has been found dead at his home in England. He was aged 49. The singer from Dunmow, Essex, was discovered by police, Monday morning, after an ambulance responded to reports of an man who was unconscious. His death is not being treated as suspicious. Read More

Drones search for Brit missing on 'Killer Mountain'

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Rescuers are set to launch three drones as the search for a British climber missing on a mountain in Pakistan intensifies. Tom Ballard from Derbyshire, whose mother died on K2 in 1995, was reported missing on Nanga Parbat earlier this week. He had been climbing the peak, nicknamed Killer Mountain, with Italian Daniele Nardi before. Read More

U.S. carriers compete for new slots at Tokyo's Haneda airport

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – The top three U.S. carriers announced bids for new slots at Tokyo’s Haneda International Airport on Thursday as part of a push to increase daily nonstop flights to the Japanese capital ahead of the 2020 Olympic Games and beyond. FILE PHOTO: Passengers are seen in front of security check at the Tokyo Read More

Faster than SOUND? Passenger plane nearly breaks milestone barrier thanks to ‘MONSTER TAILWIND’

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A Virgin Atlantic flight from Los Angeles to London has left aviation enthusiasts awestruck after the routine commute reached a jaw-dropping 801 mph (1,289kph) – nearly breaking the sound barrier – due to a powerful jet stream. The Boeing 787-9 twin jet was passing over Pennsylvania on Monday evening when it crossed paths with a Read More

Exclusive: Alibaba in talks on stake in China operations of Germany's Metro – sources

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HONG KONG/DUESSELDORF (Reuters) – Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd is in talks with Germany’s Metro about taking a stake in the German wholesaler’s China operations, three sources told Reuters on Thursday. FILE PHOTO: German retailer Metro AG sign is seen on the steps of their headquarters in Duesseldorf, Germany March 02, 2018. REUTERS/Thilo Read More

Tracerco has launched Hyperion to provide accurate and reliable bulk level, density measurements

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1/22/2019 Hyperion. Photo: Tracerco. LONDON — Tracerco has added to its award-winning range of advanced nucleonic instrumentation by announcing the launch of Hyperion. Designed using innovative scintillator based technology, Hyperion is a non-contact, no moving parts measurement solution that provides accurate and extremely reliable bulk level and density measurements. This enables our customers in oil Read More