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An Iranian state-run daily is reporting that authorities in Tehran have detained a Greek national they accuse of embezzling money from smuggled oil and selling three oil tankers for $100 million.

Report: Iran detains Greek national for smuggled oil tankers

Aug 25, 2016

An Iranian state-run daily is reporting that authorities in Tehran have detained a Greek nati...

The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted hardly any interest on Wednesday, reflecting a dismal outlook for offshore drilling.

Dismal time for Gulf oil = record low lease bidding

Aug 25, 2016

The federal government's annual sale of oil and gas leases in the Gulf of Mexico attracted ha...

Blackeagle Energy Services announced it has acquired certain Permian Basin assets from Brazos Rock, Inc., a leading provider of oil & gas construction services in Texas.

Blackeagle Energy Services acquires Brazos Rock's Permian assets

Aug 25, 2016

Blackeagle Energy Services announced it has acquired certain Permian Basin assets from Brazos...

A ruling in the request by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to stop a four-state oil pipeline under construction near their reservation will come by Sept. 9, a federal judge said Wednesday.

Judge to rule on tribe's oil pipeline request by Sept. 9

Aug 25, 2016

A ruling in the request by the Standing Rock Sioux Tribe to stop a four-state oil pipeline un...

Warren Buffett's company now controls more than 15 percent of Phillips 66 stock after buying another 414,065 shares of the oil refiner this week.

Buffett's company buys more Phillips 66 shares

Aug 25, 2016

Warren Buffett's company now controls more than 15 percent of Phillips 66 stock after buying ...

Company says it hasn't reduced Albany oil shipments

Aug 25, 2016

An oil shipper recently accused by the Environmental Protection Agency of violating air pollu...

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Aug 18, '16

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TRS is one of four suppliers making up the recruitment framework to supply offshore wind contractors to Scottish and Southern Energy for the Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm; one of the largest private investments ever made in Scottish infrastructure.

TRS Staffing Solutions awarded contract for Beatrice Offshore Wind Farm

Aug 9, '16

TRS is one of four suppliers making up the recruitment framework to supply offshore wind contractors to Scottish and Southern Energy for the Beatri...

Despite increases in crude oil prices since the start of the year, employment in oil and gas extraction and support activities continued declining from levels reached in the fall of 2014, just before the onset of falling oil prices.

Oil and gas production jobs in May were 26% lower than in October 2014

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