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2015-02-12 08:25:04

CALGARY, Feb. 12, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Madalena Energy Inc.

2015-02-12 08:23:24

Proved bitumen reserves up 7% -- Combined oil sands production averaged more than 128,000 barrels per day (bbls/d) net in 2014, up 25% from 2013. -- Non-fuel operating

2015-02-11 20:22:23

All values are in Canadian dollars unless otherwise indicated. Conversion of natural gas volumes to barrels of oil equivalent (boe) are at 6:1. CALGARY, Feb.

2015-02-11 20:21:54

CALGARY, Feb. 11, 2015 /CNW/ - (ARX - TSX) ARC Resources Ltd. ("ARC") is pleased to report its fourth quarter 2014 operating and financial results.

2015-02-11 16:23:15

WASHINGTON, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- It appears clear that President Obama will set up yet another roadblock to the Keystone XL Pipeline with a veto.

2015-02-11 16:23:04

2015 Advanced Diesel Farm Equipment Has Reduced Emissions By 90% TULARE, Calif., Feb.

2015-02-11 08:24:09

DUBLIN, Feb .11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/b5s3c2/enhanced_oil)

2015-02-11 08:23:44

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp.

2015-02-11 08:23:39

FORT WORTH, Texas, Feb. 11, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Basic Energy Services, Inc. (NYSE: BAS) ("Basic") today reported selected operating data for the month of January 2015.


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Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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