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Petronas eyes Canadian partnership to tap B.C. natural gas

The Globe and Mail
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:01:50 -0400
Petronas needs pipeline access to market its natural gas in North Montney area
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Ontario town slams proposal for nuclear-waste facility, citing safety issues

The Globe and Mail
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 18:01:36 -0400
CNL is responding to widespread criticism of the project near Deep River, Ont. by revisiting its plan to include a small amount of intermediate-level waste at the site
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NEB to assess climate issues in Energy East pipeline review

The Globe and Mail
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:15:53 -0400
The National Energy Board said the hearing panel would enhance its evaluation of oil-spill scenarios, including cleanup and preventive programs
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Private-equity firms pass on Canadian energy deals

The Globe and Mail
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:04:52 -0400
Enthusiasm for the sector has waned as investors flock to regions that offer bigger returns more quickly
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TAEP: Texas upstream economy expands for eighth straight month

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:48:00 GMT

The Texas upstream oil and gas economy grew in July for an eighth consecutive month after contracting during the previous 24 straight months.

 
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Preem advances Lysekil refinery expansion project

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 20:02:00 GMT

Swedish refiner Preem AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Corral Petroleum Holdings AB, Stockholm, is progressing with its previously announced plan to expand vacuum distillation capacity at its 11.4-million tonne/year refinery at Lysekil, Sweden.

 

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KrisEnergy, Cambodia sign agreements for Gulf of Thailand oil development

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:06:00 GMT

The Cambodian government and KrisEnergy Ltd. have signed fiscal and technical agreements after 3 years of negotiating for the nation’s first oil field development in Cambodia Block A in the Gulf of Thailand.

 

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Shell begins production from Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2 in Nigeria

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 17:00:00 GMT

Shell Petroleum Development Co. of Nigeria Ltd. (SPDC) has started production at Gbaran-Ubie Phase 2 in Nigeria’s Niger Delta region.

 
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Cairn Energy upgrades offshore Senegal oil resources

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:31:00 GMT

Cairn Energy Ltd. has increased its estimate of recoverable resources in SNE oil field offshore Senegal.

 

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EIA oil inventory report shows 3.3 million-bbl decline

Oil & Gas Journal
Wed, 23 Aug 2017 15:19:00 GMT

US commercial crude oil inventories declined 3.3 million bbl during the week ended Aug. 18 compared with the previous week’s total, continuing a months-long downward trend, the US Energy Information Administration reported.

 
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