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Gulf Oil Spill Begins To Reach Land As BP Struggles To Contain Leak
2014-08-11 06:12:24

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online When an oil spill occurs, it usually takes scientists and clean-up crews several days to arrive on the scene, making it unclear exactly what happens to the petroleum-based product during the first 24 hours after it hits the water. In a new study, however, corresponding author Samuel Arey of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) and the Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology (Eawag) and his...

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2014-08-10 04:03:39

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online One of the downfalls of space travel is that astronauts are limited in the types of food they can eat due to the low gravity environment, but researchers from Cornell University are reportedly working on a solution that could one day allow the men and women traveling to Mars or the moon to enjoy a home-cooked meal. According to Stacey Shackford, a writer for Cornell’s College of Agriculture and Life Sciences, postdoctoral...

2014-08-09 23:00:48

The North American Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) Market report defines and segments the OCTG market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market/north-america-oil-country-tubular-goods-octg-9739477780.html (PRWEB) August 09, 2014 The North American Oil Country Tubular Goods (OCTG) Market report defines and segments the OCTG market in North America with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is estimated to grow from $12.8...

2014-08-07 16:21:59

VANCOUVER, Aug. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - TAG Oil Ltd. (TSX: TAO) and (OTCQX: TAOIF) is pleased to announce that the shallow development drilling program and production operations in the Taranaki Basin, New Zealand, remains in line with estimates for oil and gas production averaging approximately 2,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day (80% oil), and cash flow from operations of approximately $40 million for the 2015 fiscal year. This production guidance factors only existing production...

2014-08-07 00:20:49

Strong Production and Funds Flow, Argentina Business Unit Sale to Increase Focus on Core Assets and Substantial Brazil Reserves Increase CALGARY, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Gran Tierra Energy Inc. ("Gran Tierra Energy") (NYSE MKT: GTE, TSX: GTE), a company focused on oil and gas exploration and production in South America, today announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. All dollar amounts are in United States ("U.S.") dollars unless...

2014-08-06 16:23:30

HOUSTON, Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sanchez Energy Corporation (NYSE: SN) (the "Company" or "Sanchez Energy"), today announced the Company's operating and financial results for the second quarter 2014, which included the following highlights: HIGHLIGHTS FOR SECOND QUARTER 2014 -- Record revenues of $151.7 million, an increase of 157% over the same period a year ago -- Adjusted EBITDA, a non-GAAP financial measure defined below, of $112.5 million, an increase of...

2014-08-06 08:22:58

An active quarter highlighted by first production and sales CALGARY, Aug. 6, 2014 /CNW/ - Oryx Petroleum Corporation Limited ("Oryx Petroleum" or the "Group") today announces its financial and operational results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014. Highlights: -- Production commenced in June 2014 with gross (100%) production averaging 3,200 bbl/d (working interest production of 2,100 bbl/d) for the twelve days of production in Q2 2014 -- Operations continue...

2014-08-05 08:38:22

Converting from oil to Baxi gas boiler, Long Island resident predicts a savings of $3,500 per year PORT WASHINGTON, N.Y., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Baxi Luna Duo-Tec condensing boiler is setting a new performance standard for optimal high efficiency heating appliances throughout the United States. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140805/133472Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140805/133471 After extensive field testing, the Luna Duo-Tec was introduced...

2014-08-05 08:35:16

SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With centuries of use in Asian cultures as a beautification and moisturizing agent, white camellia seed oil holds a special place in the all-natural skincare community. Now, online organic skincare boutique Rosa y Fruta (https://rosayfruta.com/) has brought an assortment of products to market that incorporate this safe and proven ingredient. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140804/133136 White camellia seed oil is sourced...

2014-08-05 08:26:34

LONDON, Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Oil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating and Planned Storage Terminalshttp://www.reportbuyer.com/energy_utilities/oil_gas/oil_chemicals_storage_industry_outlook_north_america_2015.htmlOil and Chemicals Storage Industry Outlook in North America, 2014 - Capacity Analysis, Forecasts and Details of All Operating...


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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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