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Palm Oil’s Scorching Rally About to Burn Its Biggest Customer

(Bloomberg) — Palm oil’s meteoric rally in the past few weeks will almost certainly come with a cost — shrinking sales to its largest customer. India, the world’s biggest buyer, will shift some …

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In California oil country, the biggest spill in decades spurs defiance

Hardly a day goes by without reports of the growing oil leak in nearby Cymric oil field. So far, more than 900,000 gallons of oil and brine have oozed from a Chevron Corp. well, and filled a dry creek …

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World’s Biggest Palm Oil Planter Is Running Out of Space at Home

Passengers were waiting to board. Then the pilot was arrested in a triple homicide case. Barr Assigns U.S. Attorney to Review Origins of Russia Inquiry (Bloomberg) — Malaysia’s Sime Darby Plantation …

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World Wildlife Day 2019: The 15 Biggest Threats to the World’s Oceans

These chemical overloads lead to ocean dead zones, in which oxygen levels plummet and all life either dies or migrates away. The East Coast, the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Lakes have all seen ocean …

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‘Sleepwalking into catastrophe’: Extreme weather is biggest global risk in 2019 – MarketWatch

  1. ‘Sleepwalking into catastrophe’: Extreme weather is biggest global risk in 2019  MarketWatch
  2. Extreme weather events considered the number one global risk this year  Daily Mail
  3. Climate is the biggest risk to business (and the world)  CNN
  4. Global tensions holding back climate change fight, says WEF  The Guardian
  5. Global tension is hampering our ability to fight climate change, Davos survey warns  CNBC
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The Biggest Challenge Facing Shale Oil Could Be Overcoming Its Own Success

Prices for oil services, for drilling and fracking wells, were not going to stay depressed … that the days of heavily discounted Permian oil will end. Refiners along the Gulf Coast have no use for m…

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BP Makes $10.5 Billion Shale Deal, Its Biggest Since Deepwater Horizon

The Gulf of Mexico spill changed all that … Shale exploration, which involves drilling long horizontal wells and then injecting fluids, or fracking, to break up rocks beneath the Earth’s surface, ha…

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Liberia’s biggest palm oil project quits eco-certification scheme

Men work on palm fruits at a palm oil factory in Bomi County, Liberia December 30, 2017. Picture taken December 30, 2017. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon Golden Veroleum was accused of failing to get consent …

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Massive ‘Dead Zone’ in the Arabian Sea Is the Biggest in the World

A massive “dead zone” in the Arabian Sea is the largest in the world, a new study reveals. Dead zones are oxygen-starved ocean regions where few organisms can survive. They emerge in ocean depths ranging from 650 to 2,600 feet (200 to 800 meters), when …

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The Biggest Energy Breakthrough Since Fracking

Petroteq’s system produces oil and leaves behind nothing but clean, dry sand that can be resold as fracking sand or construction sand … Gerald Bailey is a former Exxon president of Arabian Gulf operations, Dr. R Gerald Bailey. He believes in the …

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