Fight over Keystone XL project doesn't stall oil pipeline boom

While the Keystone project awaits a final decision, scenes like these are unfolding almost every week in lesser-known developments that have quietly added more than 11,600 miles of pipeline to the nation's domestic oil network.

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Egypt, Siemens to massively increase power generation capacity

Siemens and the Egyptian government have reached firm agreements to build a 4.4 GW combined-cycle powerplant and install wind power capacity of 2 GW.

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Oil refinery workers reach tentative agreement with Shell

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$2.8B coal gasification plant in Indiana canceled

The facility would have converted coal to synthetic natural gas to be used for heating homes.

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Oil prices are down. So what?

One of the subtlest, most effective moves in sports is the head-fake. It's a thing of beauty when done well. In the energy commodity business, it can be disastrous to anyone who falls for it.

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Mississippi Power starts-up Kemper gasifiers

The gasifiers – the centerpiece of the Kemper project – are designed to convert lignite coal to synthesis gas, or syngas, for use in power generation

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