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2014-09-09 16:22:05

Up 70,000 Barrels Per Day from July on Libyan, Angolan Output Increases LONDON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Platts - Oil production from the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) climbed 70,000 barrels per day (b/d) to 30.2 million b/d in August from 30.13 million b/d in July as Libyan output surged despite the downward spiral of political chaos in the country, a Platts survey of OPEC and oil industry officials and analysts showed Tuesday. The OPEC total in...

2014-09-09 16:21:46

DALLAS, September 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new research report "Proppant Market By Type (Frac Sand, Ceramic, and Resin Coated) - Global Trends, Forecasts to 2019", published by MarketsandMarkets, report analyzes the global proppant market with respect to the market drivers, opportunities, and trends in different regions. Browse 83 Market Data Tables and 68 Figures spread through 200 Slides and in-depth TOC on "Proppant Market - Trends & Forecast to...

2014-09-09 08:23:31

August Proved the Eighth Consecutive Record-Breaking Month of 2014 DENVER, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural gas production in the lower 48 United States increased by 0.4 billion cubic feet per day (Bcf/d) during the month of August versus July, according to Bentek Energy®, an analytics and forecasting unit of Platts. Production averaged 68.9 billion Bcf/d, the highest monthly average on record and the eighth consecutive month this year that average monthly production exceeded...

2014-09-09 08:22:53

HOUSTON, Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paragon Offshore plc ("Paragon") (NYSE: PGN) announced today that Randall D. Stilley, President and Chief Executive Officer of Paragon, will present at the Pareto Securities Oil and Offshore Conference in Oslo, Norway on Wednesday, September 10, 2014, beginning at 5:30 p.m. Central European Time. Presentations from this conference are not being webcast; however, a copy of the presentation slides will be available at the time of the presentation...

2014-09-09 00:20:58

Monthly Index Totaled 45.88, Down 1.09 Points from August's Reading of 46.97 BEIJING, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The health of China's steel sector may be poised for a less than robust immediate future, according to the latest Platts China Steel Sentiment Index (Platts CSSI), which showed a September reading of 45.88 out of a possible 100 points. This is down 1.09 points from an August reading of 46.97 and is the third consecutive month the index has remained below 50, indicating...

2014-09-08 23:06:32

“Engine Design and Efficiency,” a free-of-charge webcast from SAE International will discuss how engineers are pushing beyond the boundaries of thermal efficiency. WARRENDALE, Pa. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 “Engine Design and Efficiency,” a free-of-charge webcast from SAE International will discuss how engineers are pushing beyond the boundaries of thermal efficiency with a flurry of new combustion regimes including reactivity-controlled compression ignition, partially premixed...

2014-09-08 23:04:35

Throckmorton will lead the company’s development of cloud-based marketing and logistics solutions for midstream crude oil producers and end users Denver, CO. (PRWEB) September 08, 2014 First River Energy LLC today announced it has named Robert Throckmorton as chief information officer. In this role, Throckmorton will lead the building of cloud-based infrastructure enabling First River Energy to provide its customers convenient access to valuable real-time transaction and logistics...

2014-09-08 12:22:52

Growing Industry Support Affirms Integrated Concept TULSA, Okla., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE), the American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG) and the Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG) announced an attendance of more than 5,000 oil and gas professionals at the 2(nd) Unconventional Resources Technology Conference (URTeC) held 25-27 August at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver, CO. More than 230 companies also...

2014-09-08 12:22:36

Includes new technologies, extended workflows and drilling engineering enhancements HOUSTON, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Paradigm(®) (www.pdgm.com) today announced the release of Sysdrill(®) 10, the latest version of its integrated suite of well planning and drilling engineering applications. This major upgrade is integrated with Peloton's WellView(®)/Masterview(®) corporate database for drilling and well operations, and includes a new jar placement module based on technology...

2014-09-08 08:23:28

Infill and Expansion Drilling Confirms High Grade Gold Mineralization at QV1 Target, extends strike length of QV Prime target to over 100 metres and intersects new hanging wall structure TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Roxgold Inc. (ROG: TSX.V) ("Roxgold" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of its recently completed exploration program at Yaramoko's prospective Bagassi South Zone, where it has continued to intersect high grade gold mineralization. Results...


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2010-10-07 16:05:32

The Seismometer is an instrument designed to measure the motions of the ground. This includes seismic waves generated by earthquakes, nuclear explosions, and other seismic sources. Records of these activities allow seismologists to map the interior of the Earth, and locate and measure the size of the different sources. There are also seismographs, which is sometimes used in place of the word seismometer. However, a seismograph is the older instrument in which the measuring and recording...

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negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.