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2014-08-19 08:24:09

Gas treating technology includes first membrane-based system on a Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel in the North Sea DES PLAINES, Ill., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UOP LLC, a Honeywell (NYSE: HON) company, announced today that it has been selected by BW Offshore to remove contaminants from natural gas aboard a new Floating Production, Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessel off the coast of Scotland. The vessel, which will be leased to Premier Oil, will...

2014-08-18 08:23:03

HOUSTON, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Intervale Capital ("Intervale") has acquired Recapture Solutions, LLC ("Recapture") from Triten Corporation. Recapture provides flare reduction and natural gas power solutions to oil and gas production companies in the Permian, Williston (Bakken) and DJ (Niobrara) basins. Intervale is a private equity firm which invests exclusively in oilfield manufacturing and service companies. In association with the transaction, Jason Arnoldy has been named...

2014-08-18 08:22:56

PONTIAC, Mich., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A natural gas boot camp program between Consumers Energy and Oakland Schools is helping the energy company meet a critical employment need while providing marketable skills and permanent jobs to interested high school graduates. "This partnership with Oakland Schools is a win-win for all. Part of our promise to Michigan is to help create good-paying technical jobs like the ones offered through successful graduation from this natural...

2014-08-14 20:21:33

HOUSTON, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Evolution Petroleum Corporation (NYSE MKT: EPM) today declared a quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share of common stock and further reported year-end reserves as of June 30, 2014 with comparisons to the prior year. Dividend A cash dividend of $0.10 per share of common stock will be paid on September 30, 2014 to common stockholders as of September 15, 2014. At this time, we are uncertain as to the tax treatment of this dividend. Dividends during Fiscal...

2014-08-14 20:21:26

Record Production at Glacier & Low Costs Drive 81% Increase in Funds from Operations (TSX: AAV, NYSE: AAV) CALGARY, Aug. 14, 2014 /CNW/ - Advantage Oil & Gas Ltd. ("Advantage" or the "Corporation") is pleased to report its unaudited financial and operating results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. Advantage's strong second quarter 2014 results demonstrate the high quality of our Glacier Montney asset and support the Corporation's three year development plan. During...

2014-08-14 16:23:35

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The board of directors of Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has declared regular quarterly dividends for the preferred series stock of the company as follows: SoCalGas: Preferred Stock $0.375 per share Preferred Stock, Series A $0.375 per share The dividends are payable on Oct. 15, 2014, to shareholders of record on Sept. 10, 2014. About Southern California Gas Co.Southern California Gas...

Contents In 'Fracking' Fluids Raises Red Flags: Study
2014-08-14 03:45:15

American Chemical Society As the oil and gas drilling technique called hydraulic fracturing (or "fracking") proliferates, a new study on the contents of the fluids involved in the process raises concerns about several ingredients. The scientists presenting the work today at the 248th National Meeting & Exposition of the American Chemical Society (ACS) say that out of nearly 200 commonly used compounds, there's very little known about the potential health risks of about one-third, and...

2014-08-14 04:20:17

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- TruStar Energy, a leading developer of compressed natural gas [CNG] fueling infrastructure throughout the US, is excited to announce the contract award to upgrade the CNG fueling station for Kern County Superintendent of Schools bus fleet, located in Bakersfield, Cal. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131210/LA30600LOGO The contract to update and expand the public / private station includes removing older compressors and...

2014-08-14 00:20:44

TSX ticker symbol: BKX All amounts are in U.S. Dollars unless otherwise indicated: Second Quarter First Six Months 2014 2013 % 2014 2013 % Net Income (Loss): $ Thousands $199 $(929) - $449 $(6,249) - $ per common share...

2014-08-13 08:23:31

CALGARY, Aug. 13, 2014 /CNW/ - Northern Blizzard Resources Inc. ("Northern Blizzard" or the "Company") (TSX: NBZ) is pleased to announce its operating and financial results for the three and six months ended June 30, 2014. First half 2014 production averaged 19,890 boe/d, a 12% growth from the same period in the previous year. The Board of Directors has declared a dividend of $0.059 per common share for August 2014 (equal to a pro-rated monthly dividend of $0.08 per common share). Northern...


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