Monthly Archives: November 2011

With nest eggs busted by Enron, workers left in a bind

At their height, shares of Enron sold for as much as $90. By the time the company declared bankruptcy 10 years ago, the stock plummeted to $1 – taking with it the nest eggs of employees who had invested heavily in the company’s shares.  More »

Anadarko increases estimates of Mozambique fields

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. (APC), part-owner of one of the biggest oil discoveries in Africa, increased its estimate of recoverable natural gas at its Mozambique fields after drilling at the Barquentine-3 prospect.  More »

Enron linked to Houston’s name, but not to its identity

Less than a year after Enron descended into bankruptcy, the process of liquidating its assets got to the point that all such business eventually does – hawking the stationery. Luckily for the creditors, this time it actually had value.  More »

The lessons we could have learned from Enron

It was supposed to be the scandal that changed everything, yet it taught us nothing.  More »

Photos of Enron’s rise and fall

See photos of Enron’s rise and fall in Houston.  More »

Enron case was much bigger than FBI agent first thought

When Mike Anderson launched the FBI’s investigation of Enron’s collapse in early December 2001, he thought assigning a couple of agents to the case would be a good start.  More »

British bankers’ guilty pleas ‘put an end to a nightmare’

David Bermingham was 5,000 miles and 12 months away from home when the Department of Justice made him the offer.  More »

Quanta Services to Present at the Baird 2nd Annual Clean Technology Conference

HOUSTON, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Quanta Services, Inc. (NYSE: PWR) today announced that a company executive will present at the Baird 2nd Annual Clean Technology Conference to be held Nov. 30 and Dec. 1, 2011,…  More »

R3Fusion Names Mark Beemer as President of Ethanol

TROY, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–R3Fusion added Mark Beemer as President of Biofuels to lead the company’s efforts in the ethanol recovery market. Beemer is a seasoned executive from the biofuel industry.  More »

FuelFix Newslinks |11.28.11|

Loren Steffy writes about what we should have learned from Enron. See where Enron executives, traders and other big wigs are now. And Anadarko increases estimates in Mozambique.  More »

China BAK Announces Conference Call to Discuss Fourth Quarter FY 2011 Results

SHENZHEN, China, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire-Asia/ — China BAK Battery Inc. (NASDAQ GM: CBAK), a leading global manufacturer of lithium-based battery cells, will host a conference call at 8:00 am Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday, December 7, 2011, to …  More »

Lighting Products – Americas

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Lighting Products -…  More »

Offshore Oil and Gas Industry in Europe

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: Offshore Oil and Gas Industry in…  More »

The Oil & Gas Virtual Reality (VR) Training and Simulation Market 2011-2021

NEW YORK, Nov. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: The Oil Gas Virtual Reality (VR) Training and Simulation Market…  More »

ReportsnReports – Strategic Issues of Renewable Power

DALLAS, November 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – ReportsnReports adds new research report on the renewables sector ‘Strategic Issues of Renewable Power’ to its store. So much is now widely recognized and the detail of renewables growth is increasingly docume…  More »