REC Silicon ASA – Manufacturers of U.S.-Made Polysilicon Call for End to Chinese Tariffs During Meeting Today with U.S. House Manufacturing Caucus

Washington, DC, October 22, 2019: The three largest manufacturers of polysilicon in the United States stressed today that Chinese tariffs imposed on U.S.-made polysilicon over the past five years have put the industry at risk, making the U.S. effectively reliant on China for this critical material. During a meeting with the U.S. House Manufacturing Caucus [Read more]

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Recognized by High-End Market, CNNC Signed the Largest Nuclear Power Contract in Europe

BEIJING, Oct. 23, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — China National Nuclear Corporation (CNNC) is a nuclear power plant constructor and operator specializing in nuclear defense, nuclear power, nuclear fuels and nuclear technologies. According to CNNC, the installation of the Heart for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor (ITER), an international big science project only second to the International Space Station (ISS) [Read more]

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U.S. refinery operations-Exxon Baytown Texas refinery shuts hydrocracker for repairs

The following is a list of refinery incidents reported in the United States on Oct. 22: * Exxon Baytown Texas refinery shuts hydrocracker for repairs – sources * Valero Port Arthur refinery crude unit restart expected next week =============================================================================================== REFINERY INCIDENTS: (LISTED BY REGION, WITH MOST RECENT INCIDENTS FIRST) =============================================================================================== Company Location Capacity* Timing Reason/Notes [Read more]

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Asian shares struggle after yet another Brexit delay

Asian shares and U.S. stock futures dipped on Wednesday after British lawmakers rejected the government's timetable to fast-track legislation for its deal to take Britain out of the European Union. Technology shares in the region were knocked after Texas Instruments forecast current-quarter revenue well below estimates in a sign the global microchip industry is being [Read more]

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The 4 Oil Stocks You Should Have Bought In January

Despite a tough year in oil markets, a handful of small-cap energy stocks have seen year-to-date returns of up to triple-digit percentages. But finding these winners in a sea of mediocrity isn’t easy.  In a steep reversal from last year, small-cap stocks have been lagging behind their brawnier brethren this year, making it harder to pick winners. The Russell ...

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Iran’s $280 Billion Sanction Skirting Scheme

Given that China has put its expansion into Iran on hold for the time being due to the backlash in Iran on the extent of such plans, Tehran is now looking at ways in which it can plug the initial US$280 billion that had been expected from China to develop its oil, gas, and petrochemicals sectors. As U.S. sanctions ...

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New Oil and Gas Jobs From BOE Report Jobs

Here are the latest oil and gas job postings courtesy BOE Report Jobs. To search and filter all the latest jobs, visit the BOE Report job board. All job listings are free to post for companies. Sign up to create an account to post jobs; it’s simple and easy to use. Posting Date Job Title [Read more]

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Canadian election stokes sense of alienation in western oil patch

Canada’s federal election on Monday left the country’s western oil patch without any representation in Ottawa, furthering a sense of alienation in a region already deeply frustrated with the government’s energy and pipeline policies. Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s Liberals, who will form a minority government, failed to win a seat in either Alberta or Saskatchewan, [Read more]

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ISIS Was Built On Oil

ISIS has lost its caliphate. The infamous terrorist organization that just a few years ago had even the most powerful world leaders terrified as it snapped up more and more land in the Middle East has now been pushed out of nearly all of it. Today, the Islamic State is left with just a strip of land to call home, ...

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