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2008-08-04 09:00:55

Text of article headlined: "Iran ready to buy part of Shah Deniz gas field from Azerbaijan" published by Iranian newspaper Jomhuri- Ye Eslami, on 2 Aug Tehran, 2 Aug: During some discussions with Azerbaijan, the oil minister [Gholamhoseyn Nowzari] said that we have announced our readiness to buy a section of Shah Deniz field's natural gas. He said: A while ago, during a meeting that was held in the Oil and Gas Company of the Republic of Azerbaijan, some discussions were made regarding the...

2008-07-30 06:00:49

Text of report by Singapore newspaper The Straits Times website on 30 July [Article by Michael Richardson: "Asia's Hunger for Oil and Natural Gas"] Rising demand for oil to churn up South China Sea ASIA'S thirst for oil and natural gas, together with a new generation of deep-water oil drilling vessels being built in China, South Korea and Singapore, combine to intensify the jockeying for control of a vast area of the South China Sea that is being disputed by six regional countries....

2008-07-29 18:00:46

HARTFORD, Conn., July 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Magellan Petroleum Corporation ("Magellan") announced its production and exploration activities for the quarter ended June 30, 2008. OIL & GAS SALES Natural Gas The Company's share of natural gas sales during the quarter ended June 30, 2008 decreased by 3 percent from the June 2007 quarter, as detailed below: Field (Magellan Share) Million Cubic Feet Total Daily Terajoules...

2008-07-11 12:00:58

Text of report by state-owned Turkmen TV Altyn Asyr channel on 11 July Workers of the gas producing and processing department in the Cekicler oil and gas field of the Korpeje gas production administration [in western Turkmenistan] have achieved good production results. Two low-pressure gas distributing facilities were put into operation at the end of last year there. Gas extracted from eight productive wells in the field are processed there. The department has produced 18,650,000 cu.m. of...

2008-06-24 02:30:06

To: POLITICAL EDITORS Contact: Antonia Ferrier, Chris Tucker, Nick Simpson, +1-202-226- 7022, all of the Office of House Republican Whip Roy Blunt WASHINGTON,June 23/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- House Republican Whip Roy Blunt (Mo.) issued the following statement today after a respected organization of international geologists wrote a letter to Congress (http://republicanleader.house.gov/UploadedFiles/06-23- 08_AAPGletter.pdf) formally debunking the majoritys Use It or Lose It claims,...

2008-06-20 09:00:45

Russian gas monopoly Gazprom has appointed Alexander Mandel as the director general of its Sevmorneftegaz subsidiary. Mr Mandel graduated from the Ivano-Frankovsky Oil and Gas Institute, specializing in technology and integrated mechanization of oil and gas field development. He also holds a PhD degree in technical sciences. From 1983 to 1984, Mr Mandel served as head of the exploration drilling directorate with the Sakhalinburgazrazvedka Association. From 1984 to 1996, he was the chief...

2008-06-19 09:00:58

By Chelyen Davis, The Free Lance-Star, Fredericksburg, Va. Jun. 19--RICHMOND -- Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Mark Warner yesterday laid out a plan to reduce American dependence on foreign oil and called rival Republican Jim Gilmore's own energy plan a "sound-bite solutionnot based in science or fact." Warner advocated cracking down on oil speculators -- he said experts say that oil speculation is responsible for one-third of the cost of a barrel of oil -- by closing two legal loopholes...


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tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.