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The discovery could hold a potential of 30 trillion cubic feet of lean gas, and is the largest gas discovery ever made in Egypt and in the Mediterranean Sea.

Eni discovers a supergiant gas field in the Egyptian offshore

Aug 31, 2015 The discovery could hold a potential of 30 trillion cubic feet of lean gas, and is the larges...
Ukraine asked Russia on Friday for lower gas prices for the winter and said Moscow should accept to write off a part of its loans to Kiev, as other international bondholders did this week.

Ukraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for winter season

Aug 28, 2015 Ukraine asked Russia on Friday for lower gas prices for the winter and said Moscow ...
Hurricane-related risk to total U.S. crude oil and natural gas production has decreased over recent years as the share of total U.S. production originating in the Gulf of Mexico has declined sharply.

EIA: Reduced offshore share in U.S. oil and natural gas production lowers risk fro...

Aug 28, 2015 Hurricane-related risk to total U.S. crude oil and natural gas production has decreased over ...
Three workers were injured after a natural gas pipeline ruptured in the Gulf of Mexico about 25 miles south of Marsh Island.

3 contract workers injured after gas pipeline ruptures in Gulf

Aug 28, 2015 Three workers were injured after a natural gas pipeline ruptured in the Gulf of Mexico about ...
Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. this week declined by eight to 877.

U.S. oil and natural gas rig count down by 8 to 877

Aug 28, 2015 Oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. says the number of rigs exploring for oil&nb...
Oil soared more than 10 percent Thursday, its biggest one-day gain since March 2009, lifted by resurgent global stock markets and a report showing the U.S. economy grew faster than previously reported in the second quarter.

Oil jumps 10 percent for biggest one-day gain since 2009

Aug 28, 2015 Oil soared more than 10 percent Thursday, its biggest one-day gain since March 2009, lifted b...

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This Oct. 7, 2011 photo shows the North entrance to the Exelon nuclear power plant, in Cordova Ill. Exelon Corp. says the Quad Cities Generating Station is unprofitable due to increased competition from lower-cost natural gas plants and because transmission costs are higher because it’s sharing the same lines with wind power coming in from other states. The company says it must decide by Oct. 1 whether the plant will continue to operate after May 2017. (Paul Colletti/The Dispatch via AP) QUAD CITY TIMES OUT

Exelon mulls closure of unprofitable Quad Cities nuclear power plant

Aug 31, '15 Exelon says the two-reactor nuclear power plant, which began commercial operation in 1973, is losing money because of higher costs to move electric...
WGL Energy and Conergy complete solar power project in California

WGL Energy and Conergy complete solar power project in California

Aug 31, '15

The newly constructed solar power array will provide over 1,200 MWh of energy. 

Police say they have asked prosecutors to file charges against the former head of Eletronuclear, the state-owned company that operates Brazil's two nuclear power plants, for his alleged role in a bribery scandal.

Charges sought against ex-head of Brazil nuclear power firm

Aug 28, '15

Brazilian police want prosecutors to charge Othon Luiz Pinheiro da Silva with money laundering and corruption. 

New Mexico's largest electric utility on Thursday renewed its request to raise rates, this time by an average of more than 14 percent.

New Mexico utility tries again with new rate request

Aug 28, '15

New Mexico's largest electric utility on Thursday renewed its request to raise rates, this time by an average of more than 14 percent. 

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Power, Rail, Pharma Lead Northeast in $100 Billion of Planned Projects, an Industr...

Aug 31, 2015 Power, Rail, Pharma Lead Northeast in $100 Billion of Planned Projects, an Industrial Info Ne...

LNG, Chemicals Drive Top 10 Capital-Spending Projects in U.S. Mid-Atlantic, Althou...

Aug 31, 2015 LNG, Chemicals Drive Top 10 Capital-Spending Projects in U.S. Mid-Atlantic, Although Power Pr...

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