Business News Archive - June 10, 2008

By Donald W. Lyons The United States could and should increase domestic oil production. Our country has extensive oil and natural gas reserves. The U.S.

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c94121) has announced the addition of "Pakistan Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry: Investment Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts to 2012" to their offering.

Great Basin Gold Ltd. (TSX: GBG)(AMEX: GBN)(JSE: GBG) ("Great Basin Gold" or the "Company") announces the milling results of production at the Company's Hollister Mine in Nevada, USA. Processing of the ore was completed in May 2008 at Newmont's Midas mill, located 20 miles from Hollister.

Exterra Energy Inc. (OTCBB: EENR) announced today that the Company has commenced a start up sequence designed to bring its oil and gas assets in West Texas (Pecos County) back into full production.

Research and Markets http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/09d12a/indonesia_oil_and_ga has announced the addition of the "Indonesia Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Industry: Investment Opportunities, Analysis and Forecasts to 2012" report to their offering.

Energy services provider Dynegy and the LS Power Group have announced an agreement to sell a portion of their indirect interest in the 900MW Sandy Creek power generation facility to the Lower Colorado River Authority.

HOUSTON and NEW YORK, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP) and FORTISTAR, announced today that the U.S.

Dear Shareholder: As the new Interim CEO of Gulf Ethanol (PINKSHEETS: GFET), I want to take a few moments to talk to you as one of the owners and shareholders of the Corporation.

FORT WORTH, Texas, June 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- XTO Energy Inc. announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement with privately-held Hunt Petroleum Corporation and other associated entities for $4.186 billion.

DALLAS, June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The SouthWest Benefits Association (SWBA), a regional, non-profit established to foster relationships and support the educational growth of employee benefits professionals, honored Children's Medical Center of Dallas and Tulsa, Okla.-based Alliance Coal, LLC with its Third Annual Best of Class Benefits Solution Awards for innovative employee benefits programs.

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