U.S. & International


​Oil shock upends state that had become shale’s newest powerhouse

Monday, June 22, 2020, 6:44 AM MDT

As COVID-19 shock waves reverberate across U.S. oil towns, perhaps nowhere is their speed and severity more apparent than in…

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​Oil ship cluster off China grows with swelling onshore tanks

Friday, June 19, 2020, 6:42 AM MDT

The cluster of oil tankers off China’s coast is growing and the vessels are waiting longer to offload their cargoes…

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​Chevron to start sale process for north west shelf LNG stake

Thursday, June 18, 2020, 6:28 AM MDT

Chevron Corp. will start a sales process for its interest in the North West Shelf project in Australia, one of…

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​Saudi Arabia idles drilling rigs as pandemic saps oil demand

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 7:04 AM MDT

The world’s biggest oil exporter is hitting the brakes in developing some of its crude and natural gas deposits, idling…

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​Texas eyes gas flaring curb to allay wall street climate worries

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 6:48 AM MDT

Texas will look into policies to “drastically reduce” natural gas flaring from the state’s shale patch as investors become increasingly…

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​China’s carbon dioxide emissions expand fastest since 2011

Wednesday, June 17, 2020, 6:44 AM MDT

China’s carbon dioxide emissions from fossil fuels grew by 319 million tons last year, or 3.4 per cent, the most…

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​U.S. Supreme Court upholds key permit for Atlantic Coast pipeline

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 6:54 AM MDT

The U.S. Supreme Court upheld a crucial permit for Dominion Energy Inc.’s planned $8 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline, saying the…

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​China likely to ease coal mine closures to meet rising needs

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 6:50 AM MDT

China will likely ease the pressure on local governments to shut older, inefficient coal mines as it seeks to meet…

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​Pandemic brings pain and opportunity for fragile oil giants

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 6:38 AM MDT

The coronavirus has exposed the fragility of some of the world’s biggest oil and gas companies, but also given them…

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​Saudis see high hopes for 2020 upended by pandemic

Tuesday, June 16, 2020, 6:21 AM MDT

This was supposed to be Saudi Arabia's year to shine as host of the prestigious G20 gathering of world leaders.…

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​Texas oil-export terminals start up even as shipments tumble

Monday, June 15, 2020, 7:07 AM MDT

Yet another Texas terminal is preparing to export oil, even as the pandemic continues to hammer global demand for U.S.…

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Global opportunities: International resilience during a crisis

Monday, June 15, 2020, 6 AM MDT

If there was an area of the Western Canadian Sedimentary Basin (WCSB) where a Calgary-based oil and gas company could…

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