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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 now be reinforced and renovated for production beyond 2030.

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 States with a 22-foot-tall totem pole on a flatbed truck in a symbolic journey meant to galvanize opposition ...

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 construction of an oil pipeline beyond this week.

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 to climate change before allowing oil and gas development on public land, two environmental groups asser...

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 pumps this week.

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 Corp. CEO Aubrey McClendon for pledges the Duke alumnus made that the university says were unpaid at th...

Biden pledges continued US support for Baltic States’ energy progress

Aug 26, 2016

US Vice-President Joseph R. Biden Jr. applauded the three Baltic nations’ recent energy diversification progress and pledged continued US support for Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia. “Not long ago, ...

Colombian peace deal historic but doesn’t ensure stability

Aug 26, 2016

Colombians will vote Oct. 2 on an agreement between their government and a guerrilla group to end a conflict that has disrupted the country, including its oil and gas industry, for 52 years.

Disconnected Njord platform arrives in Stord

Aug 26, 2016

The Njord A semisubmersible platform arrived at Kværner Stord, western Norway yesterday following a tow from the Njord field location in the Norwegian Sea.

ONS 2016: Pentair to introduce integrated valve monitoring system

Aug 26, 2016

At ONS 2016, Pentair Actuation & Controls will reveal new Biffi actuation and valve monitoring systems for effective automation in the oil and gas industry.