oil

  1. noonereal

    Home heating oil up 30.9%

    Gas is up 24.8% Home heating oil up 30.9% The biggest expense a retired person has. (retired = fixed income) The market is down 1600 points from January. Inflation just hit a six year high and this does not yet reflect the energy rise and what it will do to inflation. And what will...
  2. B

    Judge throws out SF and Oakland climate suits against big oil

    A federal judge Monday tossed out two groundbreaking lawsuits by San Francisco and Oakland that sought to hold some of the world’s largest oil companies liable for climate change. In an exhaustive, 16-page ruling that touched on such scientific matters as the ice age and early observations of...
  3. RNG

    American Muslims have to discover some oil I guess

    After not having one last year, the Republican President held an Iftar dinner. That is the meal after sundown at which Muslims break their fast. Multiple news sources have carried this story. Missing from Trump's White House Iftar dinner this Ramadan? Muslim-American guests | CBC News
  4. U

    U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade

    U.S. oil industry set to break record, upend global trade https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-oil-record-shale-analysis/u-s-oil-industry-set-to-break-record-upend-global-trade-idUSKBN1F50HV
  5. RNG

    Cities sue oil companies.

    This is all I can read of the story without subscribing but it's enough. What a joke. Why not sue the car and truck manufacturers? Or power companies? Or factories? Given my limited knowledge of tort law, and mine is mostly Canadian tort law, they don't have a chance...
  6. skews13

    Saudi Arabia Takes Control Of Largest Oil Refinery In North America

    With the sale of its interests this May, Royal Dutch Shell made Saudi Arabia the sole owner of the largest refinery of gasoline in North America. Saudi Arabia now controls the massive Port Arthur Texas refinery and all of its assets. Saudi Arabia now has the ability to shut down the largest...
  7. excalibur

    Clean Coal: Carbon Capture and Enhanced Oil Recovery

    Cheers to them for upscaling without any additional federal funds. https://wattsupwiththat.com/2017/04/18/clean-coal-carbon-capture-and-enhanced-oil-recovery/ 
  8. imaginethat

    EPA Drops Request for Methane Information from Oil and Gas Industry

    At a minimum, 46 more months of sacrificing all values on the altar of Mammon. EPA Drops Request for Methane Information from Oil and Gas Industry Companies are no longer required to provide information about onshore equipment and controls that could reduce emissions of greenhouse gases...
  9. coke

    Trump gives new life to Dakota Access, Keystone XL oil pipelines

    https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/energy-environment/wp/2017/01/24/trump-gives-green-light-to-dakota-access-keystone-xl-oil-pipelines/?utm_term=.be90996c2210
  10. skews13

    Trump Keep Oil Policy Puts US Troops At Risk

    Trump 'keep the oil' policy puts US troops at risk | MSNBC
  11. Clara007

    CBD Cannabis Oil

    Does anyone know anything about this?? There was an ad on Facebook, but it was more of a bait and switch. So, I read about it online but am wondering if this is safe? Anyone tried it? If so, in gel tabs or oil? Just curious. Clinically validated Cannabis Supplement hits the U.S.A...
  12. skews13

    More Solar Jobs Than Gas, Oil, Coal Combined Up 6% In 2016

    The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) based in Dubai has just released a report that says jobs in the solar and renewable energy sectors are increasing faster than employment opportunities in fossil fuel industry for the first time. It says 8.1 million people worldwide had jobs in...
  13. excalibur

    Permian’s Wolfcamp formation called biggest shale oil field in U.S.

    Permian’s Wolfcamp formation called biggest shale oil field in U.S. http://www.star-telegram.com/news/business/article114931993.html 
  14. RNG

    Where oil is used in the US

    Read it and weep. I knew N. America is car crazy but I didn't think it was to this degree.
  15. imaginethat

    Russia, Saudi Oilfield Mismanagement Will Bring Back $100 Oil

    Awwwww, it couldn't happen to two nicer regimes.... Lots more: Forbes Welcome
  16. GhostRider

    Help the First Americans stop big oil.

    http://www.globalresearch.ca/why-theres-a-media-blackout-on-the-native-american-dakota-oil-pipeline-blockade/5542793 We need to stand with the First Americans and help them stop the pipeline from going through their land.
  17. excalibur

    US oil reserves surpass those of Saudi Arabia and Russia

    US oil reserves surpass those of Saudi Arabia and Russia - FT.com 
  18. R

    A Middle East war for oil

    To the libs: If the United States waged war in the Middle East for oil, WHY DO WE NOT HAVE CONTROL OF THE OIL FIELDS? If the Iraq war were just about oil (as you liberals suggested) why did our soldiers have to go into Fallujah to stablize it from attacks from Al Qaeda? It would have...
  19. Boo

    De-Dollarization Accelerates As Russia Nears Launch Of Ruble-Priced Oil Trading Platf

    It appears Russia is close to taking the next big step towards de-dollarization and killing the petro-dollar as Vladimir Putin's "dream" of ruble-based pricing of its domestically-produced oil is on the verge of realization. SPIMEX (The St. Petersburg International Mercantile Exchange) is...