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Texas power use to keep hitting records during heat wave: ERCOT

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(Reuters) – Homes and businesses in Texas used record amounts of power for a second straight day on Thursday and are expected to use even more in the coming days as consumers crank up air conditioners to escape a brutal heat wave, according to the operator of much of the state’s power grid. FILE PHOTO: Read More

Texas power use hits record in heat wave, more peaks ahead: ERCOT

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(Reuters) – Homes and businesses in Texas used record amounts of power on Thursday afternoon, breaking the previous record set Wednesday, and are expected to use even more in coming days as consumers crank up air conditioners to escape a brutal heat wave, according to the operator of much of the state’s power grid. The Read More

Texas power use hits record during heat wave, more peaks ahead: ERCOT

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(Reuters) – Homes and businesses in Texas used record amounts of power on Wednesday and are expected to use even more in the coming days as consumers crank up their air conditioners to escape a brutal heat wave, according to the operator of much of the state’s power grid. To keep those air conditioners humming, Read More

Texas power demand hits all-time peak during heat wave: ERCOT

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(Reuters) – Texas homes and businesses set an all-time power consumption record on Wednesday as consumers crank up air conditioners to escape a brutal heat wave, according to the operator of most of the state’s power grid. The Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) said demand reached 71,438 megawatts (MW) on Wednesday, topping the grid’s Read More

Working in retirement is not a sure thing

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CHICAGO (Reuters) – (The opinions expressed here are those of the author, a columnist for Reuters.) A man watches the sunset with his dog on a breakwater, along the shore of the Mediterranean Sea in Ashkelon, Israel January 9, 2018. REUTERS/Amir Cohen Phil Ventura’s plans for a cozy retirement were shot when the company where Read More

Mandela Day: Former president remembered

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In death as in life Nelson Mandela is both celebrated and revered. For this long-time political prisoner forgave the men who jailed him and saved South Africa from a civil war. After his release from prison in 1990, where the apartheid regime held him for 27 years, Mandela set about re-engineering the state – first, Read More

Goldman Sachs names David Solomon as CEO to replace Blankfein

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(Reuters) – Goldman Sachs Group Inc named David Solomon as its next chief executive officer on Tuesday, replacing Lloyd Blankfein who will step down on Sept. 30. David M. Solomon, President and Co-Chief Operating Officer of Goldman Sachs. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson Blankfein will step down as chairman at the end of the year and will accept Read More

National Fuel Elects New Director for Corporate Board

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WILLIAMSVILLE, N.Y., July 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Members of the National Fuel Gas Company (“National Fuel” or the “Company”) (NYSE:NFG) Board of Directors elected Steven C. Finch as a new independent director. His term begins on July 12, 2018. Steven C. Finch is the former Plant Manager of the General Motors (“GM”) Tonawanda Engine Read More

LLOG Exploration Announces the Retirement of Scott Gutterman, its President and Chief Executive Officer

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COVINGTON, La., July 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — LLOG Exploration Company, L.L.C. (“LLOG” or the “Company”) announced that Scott Gutterman, President and Chief Executive Officer of LLOG, informed the Company of his intention to retire September 1, 2018.  Scott has nearly 40 years of experience working in the oil and gas industry with 25 years Read More