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2014-03-31 20:20:42

Shareholder Advocates Seek Scenario Planning for a Low Carbon Economy BOSTON and SAN FRANCISCO, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In a much-anticipated report to shareholders today on stranded carbon asset risk, ExxonMobil expressed the view that there is limited basis for concern. Shareholder advocates Arjuna Capital and As You Sow- which withdrew a shareholder resolution when ExxonMobil agreed to release the report -- expressed disappointment with aspects of the response,...

2013-11-08 04:20:14

LONDON, November 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Edison Investment Research, a leading international investment research firm, announces the initiation of coverage of Canadian Overseas Petroleum (XOP:TSX-V), a Canada-listed junior E&P company focused on targeting deepwater exploration prospects offshore Liberia and resources in New Zealand. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130417/608168 ) Edison's comprehensive report, The appliance of science, was...

2013-07-23 23:24:48

Standard Oil Trust was forced to dissolve due to violations of the Sherman Antitrust Act (PRWEB) July 23, 2013 Scripophily.com ®, the Internet’s largest buyer and seller of collectible stock and bond certificates, has seen considerable interest in the acquisition of Standard Oil Trust stock certificates signed by John D. Rockefeller. The Standard Oil Trust stock certificates were issued in 1882 and were printed by the Franklin Bank Note Company. The certificate was hand signed by...

2013-07-17 16:21:47

WICHITA FALLS, Texas, July 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sprint 24 Exxon, located at 6642 Kell Blvd., recently added U-Haul truck and trailer rentals to its gas station business. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090622/LA34860LOGO-b) Click here to download the photo accompanying this press release. Families needing the finest in moving services now will have increased convenience and a shorter distance to travel when moving, which not only will make their move easier but...

2013-05-29 20:21:32

Shareholders reject resolution by 4 to 1 Margin WASHINGTON, May 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, at Exxon's annual meeting, the corporation's shareholders overwhelmingly voted down a resolution to add special protections for "sexual orientation" to its corporate policy. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080930/FRCLOGO) Family Research Council President Tony Perkins released the following statement commending the shareholders for rejecting the resolution by a...

2013-01-22 08:24:19

LONDON, January 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Oil prices have been range bound over the last two years and the trend is likely to continue in 2013. In this current environment, our commodities analysts have prepared and posted technical reports on Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) and Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE: XOM). These free reports can be accessed at http://www.stockcall.com/registration Oil Remains Moderately Bearish Although there has been an increase in...

2012-09-26 22:20:13

KYIV, Ukraine, September 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- President of Chevron North America Harry Luckett noted that his company was glad to have participated in tenders for extraction of hydrocarbons in Ukraine. While talking to the President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovych, in New York, he appreciated the transparency of the procedures and expressed hope that Chevron and Ukraine had great perspectives in oil and gas-industry cooperation. Chevron won the bid for the right to...

2012-08-15 06:21:48

KYIV, Ukraine, August 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Four companies won the right to develop oil and gas reserves at the Ukrainian deep marine shelf field Scythian under the Black Sea, according to Eduard Stavytskyi, Ukrainian Minister for Ecology and Natural Resources. American ExxonMobil, Dutch-British Royal Dutch Shell, Romanian OMV Petrom, and Ukrainian state company Nadra will unlock the underwater deposits. Scythian field is "massive in size" (16,698 square kilometers)...

2012-05-22 22:20:37

KYIV, Ukraine, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych regards interest of such major international companies as Chevron and Exxon Mobil as an indication for effective cooperation between investors and the state. Speaking to journalists at the 2012 NATO Summit in Chicago, Ukrainian leader reckoned that Ukraine provided favorable conditions for capital investments. Ukraine exempted companies which produce shale gas in the country from import...

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2012-05-05 08:58:13

D.M. Crumbliss Yesterday the Obama administration revealed new rules for hydraulic fracturing (fracking) for fossil fuels. Fracking is the process of pumping millions of gallons of water into a rock strata to crack the rock and release fossil fuels. The problem is that this is not water in any usual sense. It is laced with vile chemicals. Fracking fluid is known to contain at least 650 known carcinogens. These new rules are meant to apply to the use of public land. To date the...