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Mining News: War on mining is over

Petroleum News - 17 Nov 2017
Wackowski and Zinke, both U.S. military veterans who have deployed overseas, have witnessed the environmental and social costs of resource extraction in foreign lands and have a shared belief that America would be better served to source a larger share ...
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Mass Spec Reveals Decades-old Hidden Pollutants

Laboratory Equipment - 14 Nov 2017
Until 1993, the discharge of petroleum brine—a byproduct of oil extraction containing hydrocarbons and dissolved minerals—occurred routinely along the Texas coast. In 1979, for example, it was estimated that more than 32 million gallons of petroleum ...
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Kenya: Crude Oil Extraction and Export Postponed Again - 15 Nov 2017
Ministry of Petroleum Principal Secretary Andrew Kamau told The EastAfrican that the government is considering investing $3 million in tanks that will have a capacity to store 1.2 million barrels. The tanks will enable Tullow to produce 2,000 barrels ...
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Norway's economy facing petroleum-related headwinds - 07 Nov 2017
"The growth is particularly due to a strong increase of 10.4 per cent within extraction of natural gas," the report read. "Extraction of crude petroleum, on the other hand, fell by 5.6 percent." In its report from September, the central bank said ...
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West Coast Refinery and Petrochemicals Project

Hydrocarbons Technology - 16 Nov 2017
West Coast refinery's bottoms upgradation facility will include delayed coking hydrotreatment units, while the product treatment facility will feature treatment units for liquefied petroleum gas, motor spirit, diesel and fuel gas. The aromatics block ...
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Shell excel in oil extraction from Sabah deepwaters

New Straits Times Online - 07 Nov 2017
Sabah Shell petroleum company general manager Ian Lim said the company is doing well in oil production performance over the years, particularly in Sabah deepwaters. NST photo by EDMUND SAMUNTING. By AVILA GERALDINE - November 7, 2017 @ 9: ...
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Dutch advisory council orders new government gas decision

Columbus Ledger-Enquirer - 15 Nov 2017
The government said in May that the Netherlands Petroleum Company, jointly owned by Shell and ExxonMobil, could extract 21.6 billion cubic meters (763 billion cubic feet) per year over the next five years. The Council of State ruled that the ministry ...
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Global Crude Oil Flow Improvers Market Analysis 2014-2017 & 2025

GlobeNewswire (press release) - 03 Nov 2017
Despite several existing rigs being decommissioned over the last few years, the industry has witnessed an increase in the overall petroleum production. This has given an impetus to the need for utilization of these chemicals in the upstream extraction ...
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No more petroleum block offers?

Newshub - 21 Oct 2017
The new Government is pledging to help those working in the oil extraction industry to transition into new jobs. "Our duty and responsibility is to transition those regions and the workforce, that have previously been reliant on those areas, in a way ...
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More than 700 businesses register with Petroleum Commission - 24 Oct 2017
Executive Director of African Centre for Energy policy (ACEP), Benjamin Boakye, has said more than 700 Ghanaian businesses have in the past 10 years registered with the Petroleum Commission. Mr. Boakye said this during the ...
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Controversial NOC chief Khadka transferred

The Kathmandu Post - 31 Oct 2017
Oct 31, 2017-The Ministry of Supplies on Monday transferred controversial Nepal Oil Corporation (NOC) Managing Director Gopal Bahadur Khadka to the ministry, stating Khadka's expertise would be used to devise policies to strengthen the petroleum sector.

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