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The federal government needs to consider greenhouse emissions and the potential contribution to climate change before allowing oil and gas development on public land, two environmental groups asserted Thursday in a lawsuit over drilling in Western states.

Groups challenge federal oil, gas leasing on climate grounds

Aug 26, 2016

The federal government needs to consider greenhouse emissions and the potential contribution ...

The Iowa Utilities Board denied Thursday a request by a group of landowners to halt construction of an oil pipeline beyond this week.

Iowa pipeline delay denied; 300 protest up north

Aug 26, 2016

The Iowa Utilities Board denied Thursday a request by a group of landowners to halt construct...

A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition to fossil fuel infrastructure projects they believe will imperil native lands.

Tribe trucks totem pole 4,800 miles in fossil fuels protest

Aug 26, 2016

A Pacific Northwest tribe is traveling nearly 5,000 miles across Canada and the United State...

Duke University has filed a $9.9 million claim against the estate of former Chesapeake Energy Corp. CEO Aubrey McClendon for pledges the Duke alumnus made that the university says were unpaid at the time of his death in a fiery highway crash.

Duke University files $9.9 million claim on McClendon estate

Aug 26, 2016

Duke University has filed a $9.9 million claim against the estate of former Chesapeake Energy...

Oil and gas production on Njord should in fact have ceased a long time ago. The platform will now be reinforced and renovated for production beyond 2030.

Njord A towed to Kværner Stord

Aug 26, 2016

Oil and gas production on Njord should in fact have ceased a long time ago. The platform will...

After more than a month of lower prices, gasoline prices around Arizona are higher at the pumps this week.

Oil and Gas News: Gasoline prices in Arizona higher at the pumps this week

Aug 26, 2016

After more than a month of lower prices, gasoline prices around Arizona are higher at the pum...

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Aug 18, '16

Known as "Continuous Candidates," more than one-third (37%) of employees across the globe are always looking for their next job opportuni...

Catching all 250 creatures on Pokemon Go proves far more difficult than the hot, new app catching downloads. In just a few days, Pokemon Go registered 15 million of them, according to USA Today.

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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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TRC to Host Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results Conference Call on August 31

Aug 26, 2016 TRC to Host Fourth-Quarter Fiscal 2016 Financial Results Conference Call on August 31

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