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2014-07-31 08:27:18

SUGAR LAND, Texas, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CVR Refining, LP (NYSE: CVRR), a refiner and marketer of petroleum fuels, today announced second quarter 2014 net income of $180.0 million on net sales of $2,466.3 million, compared to net income of $339.2 million on net sales of $2,138.1 million for the 2013 second quarter. Adjusted EBITDA, a non-GAAP financial measure, for the 2014 second quarter was $192.9 million compared to adjusted EBITDA of $250.6 million for the 2013 second...

2014-07-31 04:21:08

CALGARY, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Vermilion Energy Inc. ("Vermilion", "We", "Our", "Us" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE: VET) is pleased to report operating and unaudited financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. HIGHLIGHTS -- Achieved average production of 52,089 boe/d during the second quarter of 2014, an increase of 12% as compared to 46,677 boe/d in the prior quarter and an increase of 22% compared to 42,813...

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2014-07-30 04:28:49

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online The environmental impact of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill is more widespread than previously believed, as experts have located two additional deep-water coral communities that were damaged by the 2010 disaster. The discovery was made by a team of researchers led by Penn State University biology professor Charles Fisher, and is detailed in a paper published online Monday by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences....

2014-07-28 23:09:48

The Spill Center podcast series will allow corporations and transportation professionals to stay on top of the latest spill regulations and response plans (PRWEB) July 28, 2014 Spill Center, a North American leader in environmental spill support dedicated to reducing costs and liability for companies that become spill generators, has launched a new series of Internet podcasts on topics related to releases of hazardous materials and other pollution events requiring cleanup and reporting....

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2014-07-17 05:07:50

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When the Deepwater Horizon released about 210 million gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico in 2010, 1.84 million gallons of chemical dispersants were pumped into the Gulf to break up the oil and eliminate oil slicks across the surface of the water. Now, researchers from Haverford College and Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) have found evidence that the chemical dispersant used, called DOSS, is still in the Gulf ecosystem...

2014-07-14 16:20:40

Partnership will create the first new marine terminal on the Delaware River in over 30 years PAULSBORO, N.J., July 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Holt Logistics Corp. today announced it has entered into a partnership with the South Jersey Port Corporation (SJPC) for the construction of a new, state-of-the-art marine terminal in Paulsboro, New Jersey. The announcement was made today at a press conference attended by Governor Chris Christie, Senate President Stephen Sweeney, the Board and...

2014-07-11 12:22:29

CALGARY, July 11 2014 /CNW/ - The National Energy Board (NEB or the Board) has decided to review separate proposals from Imperial Oil Resources Ventures Limited (IORVL) and Chevron Canada Limited (Chevron) to determine if the proposals will meet the intended outcome of the NEB's Same Season Relief Well (SSRW) Policy. The Board's SSRW Policy is that an applicant must demonstrate, in its Contingency Plan, the capability to drill a relief well to kill an out-of-control well during the...

2014-07-08 12:22:43

ST. JOHN'S, NL, July 8, 2014 /CNW/ - The Research & Development Corporation (RDC) is investing $2.3 million in academic-led R&D projects to help overcome technical challenges in the oil and gas sector, particularly in harsh offshore environments. These Memorial University projects aim to improve safety, environmental protection, and efficiency associated with challenging oil and gas projects, both in Newfoundland and Labrador, and around the world. RDC's investment in 17...

2014-07-07 08:23:00

CORAL SPRINGS, Fla., July 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Trans Global Group, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: TGGI) International Green Building Group, Inc ("IGBG") a subsidiary of Trans Global Group, Inc. would like to further define its two Green products, Xtreme Green Board-Wall Board and EPA Oil field Solution, a true Green Oil Field Solution for Hydrocarbon Remediation, Paraffin Remediation and it can be used in every aspect of the Oil & Gas Industry. Xtreme Green Board is one of the "GREENEST"...

2014-06-26 12:24:45

Employment benefits concentrated in British Columbia OTTAWA, June 26, 2014 /CNW/ - The Trans Mountain Pipeline Expansion Project would generate revenues for federal and provincial governments of more than $18.5 billion ($ 2012) between 2012 and 2037, and support over 108,300 person years of employment across the country. The project, which would triple the capacity of the existing pipeline that runs from Edmonton to Burnaby, B.C., would also contribute to a Canadian strategic objective --...


Word of the Day
endocarp
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'kardia,' heart.
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