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UK Ban Adds to the Tremors Taking Down the Fracking Industry

Industry-triggered shaking has already lowered property values by as much as nine per cent from the more severe shakes in Oklahoma. Jurisdictions that have allowed intense fracking or wastewater …

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Portion of Keystone Pipeline shut down after 380,000-gallon oil leak in North Dakota

The oil leak, which would fill about half of an Olympic size swimming pool, was discovered Tuesday and prompted the shuttering of a portion of the pipeline. Drinking water sources were not affected, …

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Keystone pipeline shut down for investigation of potential N.D. oil leak

It says Keystone customers have been notified the pipeline will remain shut down while it investigates the incident. According to The Associated Press, some wetlands appear to have been affected by …

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Futures File: Tropical storm cuts down Gulf of Mexico oil production

as much of the U.S. production used to be focused in the Gulf of Mexico. However, the expansion of hydraulic fracking has drastically increased inland oil and gas production, making the U.S. less …

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US Auto Sales Down For Audi, Honda, Infiniti, Mercedes, Nissan, & Toyota In 2019

We won’t have US sales figures for Tesla, Ford, and GM for another month — and even then we’ll have to estimate how they were split out across the quarter — but we know one thing for sure: Tesla’s sales are up heavily compared to the same period in 2018. For other automakers, not so much

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Palm oil: Down from the conservation barricades and out of the rhetorical trenches

Oil palm is neither the devil’s work, nor a godsend to humanity. Its effects on its surroundings largely depends on case-specific circumstances. Those who ask to boycott all palm oil due to its …

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Crude Oil Likely Rained Down On Porter Ranch Residents During The Aliso Canyon Gas Leak

A sign marking the boundary of the Aliso Canyon storage facility is pictured in Porter Ranch on Jan. 6, 2016. (Jonathan Alcorn/AFP/Getty Images) The Aliso Canyon gas leak was plugged three years …

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Indonesia Palm Oil output seen down 7.7% in January: survey

Indonesia’s palm oil production likely eased in January from a month earlier, in line with the vegetable oil’s production cycle, while exports were expected to have picked up slightly, according to a …

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Trump and the Saudi effect: What’s really driving down oil prices?

The Gulf kingdom deserves some of the credit that US President … including expectations that the demand for oil will decrease and increased supplies from North American shale-fracking operations, an…

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Malaysia’s October palm oil exports down 12.9 pct -Amspec

* MALAYSIA’S OCT 1-31 PALM OIL EXPORTS SEEN AT 1,393,850 TONNES VERSUS SEPT 1-30 AT 1,600,441 TONNES -AMSPEC MALAYSIA (Reporting By Kuala Lumpur newsroom)

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