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U.S. Gasoline Demand At All-Time High

United States gasoline demand has…

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Libya Boosts Oil Output At Biggest Field

Libya, which is exempt from…


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British Hope their 'Green Deal' will cut Energy Imports by $5 Billion a year

May 08, 2012 at 19:12 | James Burgess

British energy officials have recently been on a trip to the United States, where on Monday, in Houston, Texas, they shared their dream of a market friendly energy efficiency promotion.

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TransCanada Re-submit their Keystone XL Permit Application

May 07, 2012 at 18:45 | James Burgess

In January Obama decided to reject TransCanada’s application for a permit to build the Keystone XL pipeline to transport crude from the oil sands in Alberta, Canada to refineries in…

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Creating Instant Geothermal Energy from Abandoned Coal Mines

May 07, 2012 at 18:44 | Charles Kennedy

How to create instant geothermal energy: Take one abandoned mine, flood it with water, wait for the surrounding rock of the mine to heat the water, and enjoy.The…

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BP's New System for Capping Deep-Water Oil Wells Almost Ready

May 07, 2012 at 18:42 | James Burgess

Following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, BP, and other oil companies, have been developing more effective systems for capping the oil flow from…

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Kuwait Looks to Foreign Investment to help with $111 Billion Modernisation Plans

May 07, 2012 at 18:40 | Joao Peixe

According to the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development’s website, Kuwait, the fourth-biggest oil producer in the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC), was the lowest recipient of foreign…

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Using Fleets of Microsubmarines to Clean up Oil Spills

May 04, 2012 at 19:18 | James Burgess

Scientists from the University of California-San Diego, along with some colleagues based in Spain, have developed a new method for removing oil from water. They used self-propelled microsubmarines to capture…

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South Africa Ignores US Sanctions and Increases Imports of Iranian Crude

May 04, 2012 at 19:17 | Joao Peixe

The US sanctions against Iran are due to take effect at the beginning of July. Countries must have halted all trading of Iranian oil by that time, or face punishment…

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International Solar Companies have formed the First ever Global Solar Council

May 04, 2012 at 19:15 | James Burgess

CEO’s representing a wide range of international solar photovoltaic companies have formed the first ever ‘Global Solar Council’ with the intention of expanding “the global deployment of solar energy in…

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First Publically Available Electric Plane

May 04, 2012 at 19:10 | Charles Kennedy

In recent years more and more vehicle types have been designed to be hybrid, or fully electric, in an attempt to reduce reliance on petroleum products and reduce carbon emissions.…

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Loophole in US Sanctions Allows China to Trade Gold for Iranian Oil

May 03, 2012 at 12:44 | James Burgess

As we all know by now, at the end of 2011 President Obama signed an act to impose trade sanctions on Iran in an effort to force economic pressure on…

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