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2009-05-26 12:37:00

Proposal designed to encourage new technologies while adhering to Minnesota's environmental goals MINNEAPOLIS, May 26 /PRNewswire/ -- In an effort to preserve Minnesota's access to its most abundant source of baseload power while reducing the environmental impact of coal production, legislation was introduced prior to the conclusion of the 2009 legislative session that creates an exemption in Minnesota Energy Law for new coal baseload power projects located in states actively engaged in...

2009-04-27 06:00:00

Company predicts breakthrough technology will drastically cut oil shale recovery costs and minimize environmental impacts BOSTON, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- General Synfuels International (GSI) - a wholly-owned subsidiary of Earth Search Sciences, Inc., (OTC Bulletin Board: ESSE) - today announced the company has secured an exploration agreement for lands in Wyoming and rights to a separate oil shale resource opportunity in Colorado.

2009-04-16 16:48:00

GILBERTON, Pa., April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Saudi concern that limits on greenhouse gas emissions will drive down demand for crude oil shows dramatically that Americans can break the grip of the OPEC cartel on our economy, according to domestic energy developer, John W. Rich Jr.

2009-03-31 06:00:00

Company plans prototype installation to commence late Summer 2009, full field-test in 2010 BOSTON, March 31 /PRNewswire/ -- General Synfuels International (GSI) today announced the successful completion of engineering design on the company's patented technology to recover hydrocarbons from oil shale through a breakthrough, environmentally-low-impact and energy-self-sustainable gasification process. In addition, said Luis F.

2009-03-17 10:55:00

JOHANNESBURG, March 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sasol (JSE: SOL; NYSE: SSL), the integrated energy and chemicals company, will present at the 37th Annual Howard Weil Energy Conference in New Orleans on Wednesday, 25 March 2009 at 3:55 pm CDT.

2009-03-09 00:17:00

Comprehensive additional information is available on our website: www.sasol.com JOHANNESBURG, March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Solid performance in deteriorating marketsOperating profit up 53% to R21,5 billionHeadline earnings per share up 51% to R21,92Oil hedge cushions the impact of sharp decline in oil pricesStrong balance sheet - gearing lower at 2%Overall group production volumes upOryx GTL, Arya Sasol Polymers ramp up productionCompetition law compliance under review Overview Chief...

2009-02-03 07:00:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., Feb. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Energix Research, Inc.

2009-01-08 08:30:00

Share Codes: JSE: SOL; NYSE: SSL JOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Jan. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- At around 10h30 today a road tanker, in a loading bay at the Sasol Solvents plant in Germiston, caught fire resulting in an explosion. The fire was quickly contained and then extinguished.

2008-11-12 06:00:17

Carbon Sciences Inc. (OTCBB: CABN), the developer of a breakthrough technology to transform carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions into gasoline and other fuels, today commented on potential benefits from the Obama administration's emphasis on developing renewable energy sources.

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