Daily Archives: March 2, 2012

PDVSA eyes HK listing for projects

Petroleos de Venezuela is considering a plan to sell part of its stakes in Orinoco heavy crude joint ventures in a private placement on the Hong Kong stock exchange, according to a company official.  More »

Green Blog: Pace of Ocean Acidification Has No Parallel in 300 Million Years, Paper Finds

The current rate of release of carbon dioxide into the atmosphere is far more rapid than anything researchers can detect in the paleontological record for hundreds of millions of years.  More »

Oil falls, posts weekly loss

Oil prices fell 2% on Friday after Saudi Arabia eased investor concerns about a reported pipeline explosion that had pushed Brent to the highest level since 2008.  More »

Oil falls, posts weekly loss

Oil prices fell 2% on Friday after Saudi Arabia eased investor concerns about a reported pipeline explosion that had pushed Brent to the highest level since 2008.  More »

University of Houston Law Center and University of Calgary Launch Joint Program in Energy Law

Law students will learn to analyze complex emerging issues in energy and environmental sectors and earn degrees in U.S. and Canada HOUSTON, March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The University of Houston Law Center and The University of Calgary…  More »

New Petrobras FPSO at work

Petrobras’ BW Cidade de Sao Vicente FPSO has started work in the Iracema area of the Santos basin, the company said on Friday.  More »

Equus investment decision in mid-2013

Hess expects an investment decision in the middle of next year on its Equus natural gas development off Western Australia, according to documents filed with the Australian government.  More »

Energy Stocks: Anadarko, Peabody pace energy stocks into the red

Energy-sector equities key mainly off the pullback in crude futures, and Wall Street’s flat finish doesn’t help matters.  More »

Quaker Chemical Corporation Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year Earnings and Investor Conference Schedule

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) today announced the following schedule and contact information for its fourth quarter and full year earnings release and investor conference: Earnings Release: March 7, 2012 (after market…  More »

Crude Settles Below $107

Oil prices retreated 2% as fears of a supply disruption in Saudi Arabia eased and broader markets pulled back.  More »

ABOT Mining’s Aztlan 8B’s Final Portion Has Been Cleared for Access

SHERMAN OAKS, Calif., March 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ –ABOT Mining (Pink Sheets: ABOT.pk) announces that final portion of Aztlan 8B property has been cleared to allow Company’s personnel to access geological anomalies that were identified during previous work phases. The Company…  More »

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks retreat along with energy sector

U.S. stocks close modestly lower, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average logging its third weekly loss in nine this year.  More »

Solar bill on life support

Legislation encouraging the development of solar power in Georgia is in critical condition in the General Assembly. Sen. Buddy Carter, R-Pooler, pulled his proposal from a Senate committee’s agenda this week because it didn’t have enough votes to pass. The bill would make it easier for businesses and other property owners to finance the installation of solar panels by entering into power purchasing agreements with solar companies. Current Georgia law prohibits such third-party financing, leaving the state’s electric utilities with …  More »

NYMEX-US crude lower as Saudi worries ease, dollar rises

* Reversal after Thursday rally weakens prices on week * Mideast tensions focus of Obama-Netanyahu meeting Monday * Speculators raise U.S crude net longs-CFTC * Coming up: U.S. durable goods, service sector data, Monday March 2 (Reuter…  More »

ExxonMobil to Reward SpeedpassTM Customers With Additional Savings per Gallon

FAIRFAX, Va.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–ExxonMobil to Reward Speedpass(TM) Customers With Additional Savings per Gallon; 15 Cents per Gallon Rebate Available for 60 Days After Customers Register Online  More »
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