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2014-10-07 16:22:59

CALGARY, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Pembina Pipeline Corporation ("Pembina" or "the Company") (TSX: PPL; NYSE: PBA) announced today that Ms. Anne-Marie Ainsworth has been appointed to the Board of Directors effective October 7, 2014. Ms. Ainsworth has served as President and Chief Executive Officer and a member of the board of directors of the general partner of Oiltanking Partners, L.P., a Houston, Texas-based company engaged in terminalling, storing and transporting crude oil,...

2014-10-07 16:22:43

LONDON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Global well intervention market is expected to worth $17.5 billion by 2018, up from $9.97 billion in 2013, with a CAGR of 11.9%. Continuous depletion of oil reserves and increasing oil demand over the world is making a huge market potential for well intervention. The global oil demand is forecasted to reach 96.9 million barrels per day by 2020. To meet this increasing demand, oil and gas companies require new technology and equipment in...

2014-10-07 12:21:58

Consumer Response to Clean Diesel Cars, Pick Ups and SUVs Drives More Fueling Stations To Add Diesel Fuel Pumps LAS VEGAS, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Advanced clean diesel passenger vehicles will be highlighted at this week's "Future of Fuels Showcase" at the National Association of Convenience Stores (NACS) annual show in Las Vegas. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20120201/MM46474LOGO The Diesel Technology Forum is representing the diesel industry at the "Future...

2014-10-07 08:23:39

HOUSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Independence Contract Drilling, Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: ICD) today announced that Philip A. Choyce, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, will present at the 4-D Global Energy Investor Day in Paris, France on Friday, October 10, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., Central European Summer Time. The company presentation to be used by Mr. Choyce can be accessed on the Company's website at www.icdrilling.com in the Investor section. About...

2014-10-07 08:22:18

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Team Oil Tools, Inc. ("Team") has acquired the assets of Schlehuber Oil Tools, LLC. ("Schlehuber" or "SOT"). Founded in 2005, Schlehuber is a leading downhole tools company servicing the Permian Basin. Headquartered in Denver City, Texas, Schlehuber provides completion tools, service tools and fishing and rental services. SOT has built a strong brand through its commitment to customer service, safety and on-time delivery. Team is...

2014-10-07 08:22:16

HOUSTON, Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Baker Hughes Incorporated (NYSE:BHI) announced today that the international rig count for September 2014 was 1,323, down 16 from the 1,339 counted in August 2014, and up 39 from the 1,284 counted in September 2013. The international offshore rig count for September 2014 was 333, up 18 from the 315 counted in August 2014, and up 20 from the 313 counted in September 2013. The average U.S. rig count for September 2014 was 1,930, up 26 from the...

2014-10-06 20:21:15

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Canada has a series of large hydrocarbon basins with thick, organic-rich shales. Western Canada also contains the prolific and extensive Montney and Doig resource plays categorized primarily as tight sand and siltstone reservoirs. The risked shale gas in place for Canada is estimated at 2,413 trillion cubic feet, with 573 trillion cubic feet as risked, technically recoverable shale gas resource. In addition, estimated risked shale oil in place for...

2014-10-06 20:21:14

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Middle East fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $0.74 billion by 2020, up from $0.305 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is...

2014-10-06 20:21:09

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Africa fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $1.66 billion by 2020, up from $0.685 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is majorly...

2014-10-06 20:21:08

LONDON, Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Latin America fracturing fluids market is all set to reach $1.78 billion by 2020, up from $0.0.73 billion in 2013. Major reasons behind the rise could be increased shale activity in the region and increased number of wells. Same as in Case with hydraulic fracturing and many other oil and gas markets, North America leads the fracturing fluids market too, followed by Asia-Pacific, Latin America, Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The dominance is...


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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.