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Deepwater Horizon Oil Rained Down To The Sea Floor

Deepwater Horizon Oil Rained Down To The Sea Floor

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, much of the oil that leaked into the Gulf of Mexico disappeared, with scientists suspecting that it sank to the seafloor and out of view. Now,...

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2014-10-29 08:26:11

SANTIAGO, Chile, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- GeoPark Limited ("GeoPark") (NYSE: GPRK), the Latin American oil and gas explorer, operator and consolidator with operations in Chile, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina and Peru, provides an update and preliminary internal reserve estimate for the Tigana oil field in the Llanos 34 Block in Colombia. GeoPark operates and has a 45% working interest in the Llanos 34 Block. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130603/MX24008LOGO-b From well drilling and...

2014-10-29 08:25:36

MUMBAI, India, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Attributable PAT* up 15% Sesa Sterlite Limited ("Sesa Sterlite" or the "Company") today announced its unaudited consolidated results for the second quarter (Q2) ended 30 September 2014. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140117/663814 ) Financial Highlights - Q2 FY2015 Revenues up 8% at Rs 19,448 crore - EBITDA at Rs. 6,381...

2014-10-27 23:04:52

With the offshore oil and gas industry facing increasing operational challenges for its water treatment needs, a new primary research report from GWI examines where the opportunities will come from for the water industry. (PRWEB) October 27, 2014 The market for spending on water treatment in the offshore oil and gas industry is set to grow by an annual average of 4.4% in the next six years, driven by increasing production from developing markets around the world, and the need for more...

2014-10-27 00:20:26

Silicon Audio Brings Optics Technology to Traditional Land, Marine, and Scientific Seismic Sensors DENVER, Oct. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SEG 2014 - Silicon Audio, a technology innovation company, today announced its low-noise optical seismometer at the 2014 SEG International Exposition in Denver, booth #2188. The new seismic sensor is the same size and shape as a conventional geophone, but it uses optics technology to record much lower frequencies at a previously unachievable noise floor. The...

2014-10-24 23:05:55

Bourne Energy develops technology to protect river water quality. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 "Humankind is running out of water at an alarming pace. We're going to run out of water long before we run out of oil” - Peter Brabeck, chairman of Nestlé. As a nation, we need to better care for the water we use and ultimately reuse. This starts with respecting water and treating its sources with more respect. Bourne Energy, developer of river, tidal and ocean power...

2014-10-24 23:02:33

Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) market in South America to reach $6.6 billion by 2019, at a CAGR of 13.9% from 2014 to 2019http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/south-america-oil-country-tubular-goods-octg-2334404977.html (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 The South American Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) Market report defines and segments the OCTG market in South America with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is estimated to grow from $3.4 billion in 2014 to $6.6 billion by 2019,...

2014-10-23 12:23:06

DUBLIN, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Shale Oil Market in the US 2014-2018" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 Shale oil is an unconventional type of oil produced from oil shale formations. It is also known as kerogen oil or oil shale oil . The extraction of shale oil is an industrial process that is generally undertaken above ground by mining in oil shale field and then the output is treated...

2014-10-23 08:27:32

According to the EY Oil & Gas Center's US quarterly outlook HOUSTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Despite nearly unprecedented geopolitical concerns, both US and global crude prices have decreased during the third quarter of 2014 due to a surge in domestic production and weak oil demand growth. While the latest Department of Energy forecasts project continued increases in US oil production over the next 5-7 years, recent IEA estimates predict lower global oil demand growth than...

2014-10-23 08:27:30

HOUSTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Radiant Oil & Gas, Inc. ("Radiant" or the "Company") (OTC: ROGI), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the onshore and shallow state waters of the U.S. Gulf Coast area, announced today the results of its mid-year reserve report conducted by Ralph E. Davis Associates ("R.E. Davis"). Highlights (as of June 30, 2014): -- NPV-10 of the Company's net reserves was $155 million, an increase of 32% from...

2014-10-23 08:26:15

HOUSTON, Oct. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE: SN) ("Sanchez Energy" or the "Company") today provided an update on its third quarter 2014 production and operations. Highlights For Third Quarter 2014 Operations -- Estimated third quarter 2014 production of approximately 3,552 MBOE (38,613 BOE/D), an increase of 91% over the second quarter 2014 and an increase of 228% compared to the same period a year ago, above the midpoint of the...


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Allegheny National Forest
2013-10-30 09:24:27

The Allegheny National Forest is a National Forest that can be found in northwestern Pennsylvania. The forest covers 513,175 acres of land. In the forest is the Kinzua Dam, which impounds the Allegheny River to create Allegheny Reservoir. The administrative headquarters for the Allegheny National Forest can be found in Warren. It has two ranger stations, one in Bradford, McKean County and one in Marienville, Forest County. The forest lies in the heart of Pennsylvania’s oil and gas...

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2009-04-28 13:07:12

Brown Boronia (Boronia megastigma) is a shrub species in the citrus family. Cultivated for its intense aromatic scent, it is the primary source of essential oils in the Boronia species. Reaching a maximum height of approximately 39 inches, the plant features deep green glandular leaves which are also scented. The linear leaves, narrow and thick in shape, are arranged in whorls around slender branches. The production of scent appears to serve one primary purpose; reproduction. The...

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2009-04-23 10:51:40

Cinnamon Myrtle can grow up to a height of 33 yards. The leaves are characterized by oval or elliptical shape, 1-3 inches long, with a scent like cinnamon. Flowers originate in panicles with star-shaped blooms. The tiny, papery fruit are shaped like bells. The Cinnamon Myrtle earned its common name in the late 1980s due to the elemicin essential oil it produced which made it particularly fitting for flavoring. However, the name 'cinnamon myrtle' is currently used to indicate the...

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2009-04-23 10:35:57

The Lemon Myrtle, Backhousia citriodora, also known as Lemon Scented Ironwood, Sweet Verbena Tree, Sweet Verbena Myrtle, or Lemon Scented Verbena, is a flowering plant native to subtropical rainforests of Queensland, Australia. This plant is classified in the family Myrtaceae and genus Backhousia. It can achieve heights as high as 5 yards, but many times it is smaller. The leaves are a glossy evergreen with smooth edges, opposite, lance-shaped, 2-5 inches in length and less than an inch...

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2009-02-28 22:36:50

The Annual Hibiscus (Abelmoschus moschatus) also known as Bamia Moschata, Galu Gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Ornamental okra, Tropical jewel hibiscus, and Yorka okra, is a medicinal plant in the Malyaceae family. It is native to India. Despite being a tropical plant originally, the hibiscus is frost hardy. The seed, known as Ambrette, musk or rose mallow, has a sweet, flowery, heavy fragrance similar to that of musk. Musk mallow oil was once used as a substitute for animal...

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