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Caterpillar Ventures Invests In Fisker’s Solid State Battery Tech

Caterpillar electric truck SwedenCaterpillar Venture Capital Inc has made a strategic investment into Fisker Inc as a bet on the company’s solid-state battery technology

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State money going to help fix oil leak at Ravenel gas station

State money is going in to help fix an oil leak from an underground petroleum tank at a Ravenel gas station. More than $ 24,000 of state money is going to help fix the problem. Circle K, which owns the …

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State unveils oil regulations inspired by Arvin gas leak

State oil regulators on Monday rolled out new health and safety rules inspired by a 2014 Arvin gas leak that forced about three dozen people from their homes for more then eight months. The regulations call for yearly inspections of all active gas …

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Malaysia state palm oil agency Felda says chairman steps down

KUALA LUMPUR, May 14 (Reuters) – The chairman of Malaysia’s state palm oil plantation agency, the Federal Land Development Authority (Felda), has resigned, an agency spokesman said on Monday, confirming earlier reports. The move follows shock election …

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Indonesia to punish state firm over litany of failures behind Borneo oil spill

… an oil spill last month in Indonesian Borneo found a lack of warning systems that would have alerted state oil company Pertamina to the leak hours earlier. The government has also found omissions in the company’s environmental impact assessment …

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Palm Oil Will Start Sustaining Our State By 2020 – Abia Govt.

The Abia State Government has announced that it will stop depending on allocation from the federal government by the year 2020 as its investments in palm oil plantations would have started yielding enough revenue to sustain it. Abia State’s Commissioner …

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Consumer Watchdog Demands That State Oil Regulators Publicly Reveal Leaking California Oil Wells That Are Counted But Not Disclosed

SANTA MONICA, Calif., Feb. 28, 2018 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Consumer Watchdog urged Governor Jerry Brown to direct state oil regulators to publicly post all oil well leaks in the state after learning that the state is tracking all spills from wells of …

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Officials caught forcing state scientist to cover up earthquake/fracking link

Wastewater produced from this process is highly toxic and filled with a variety of chemicals. In many cases, people who live near fracking sites have been able to set fire to the water and air that comes through their pipes. It has also been found to …
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Former state seismologist testifies officials coerced him to alter research on induced quakes

NORMAN — Oklahoma’s former lead seismologist has testified he was pressured by officials at the University of Oklahoma to suppress findings linking earthquakes with fracking wastewater disposal. In a deposition taken on Oct. 11, Austin Holland …
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Historic Indiana gym damaged as tornadoes, severe weather slam state – Indianapolis Star


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Historic Indiana gym damaged as tornadoes, severe weather slam state
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Severe storms battered Indiana on Sunday, bringing two reported tornadoes and causing damage in multiple counties. Initial National Weather Service reports on Sunday night documented downed power lines, 65-mile per hour winds and an inch or more of …
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