|US stock indexes edge higher in early trading; Oil up|
U.S. stock indexes edged higher in morning trading Tuesday, recovering after an early slide. Investors weighed the latest batch of company earnings and economic news. Banks and other financials stocks led the gainers, while phone...
© 2017 NZ Herald 4:15am Company: Dakota Access pipeline under North Dakota reservoir is filled with oil, full pipeline will be in service soon
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) " Company: Dakota Access pipeline under North Dakota reservoir is filled with oil, full pipeline will be in service soon.
© 2017 NZ Herald 1:04pm Over 5000km2 open for oil and gas in Hawke's Bay
More than 5000km≤ of Hawke's Bay's offshore marine area is on the table for gas and oil exploration - as Hawke's Bay Regional Council moves to prohibit the activity on land. Last week Minister of Energy and Resources Judith Collins...
© 2017 NZ Herald 12:24am Landowners to continue fight to drill near Delaware River
SCRANTON, Pa. (AP) " Despite an adverse legal ruling, landowners in northeastern Pennsylvania are planning to continue their fight to drill for natural gas in the Delaware River watershed.Wayne Land and Mineral Group LLC is battling...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 8:25am Convincing winners at KartSport Southland's Spirit Of A Nation meeting
There were some convincing winners at KartSport Southlandís Spirit Of A Nation meeting at the Invercargill Oil Shop Raceway at Pit Road, Sandy Point, Invercargill this weekend.
© 2017 voxy.co.nz Mon 11:06pm Russia says oil cuts may be extended amid high compliance
KUWAIT CITY (AP) " Russia's energy minister says there's "94 percent" compliance on a six-month oil production cut among OPEC members and non-cartel nations, as well as discussions about continuing the cuts to boost crude prices.Alexander...
© 2017 NZ Herald Mon 1:05am Cyprus: gas search will continue despite Turkish 'threats'
NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) " Cyprus says the search for oil and gas off its shores will continue after Turkey said that it would "take all necessary measures to protect its interests" in the eastern Mediterranean, as well as those of breakaway...
© 2017 NZ Herald Sat 6:25am
Maryland lawmakers vote to ban drilling known as fracking
ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) " Maryland lawmakers have voted to ban hydraulic fracturing for oil and natural gas, a process better known as fracking.The Senate voted 35-10 Monday night for the measure that already has been approved by the...
© 2017 NZ Herald 1:44pm Company: Oil in pipeline under Missouri River reservoir
The Dakota Access pipeline developer said it has placed oil in the pipeline under a Missouri River reservoir in North Dakota and that it's preparing to put the line into service.Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners made the announcement...
© 2017 NZ Herald 1:04pm Palm oil campaigners support grows ahead of April labelling vote
Health professionals have joined Unmask Palm Oil and New Zealand and Australian zoos in the call for mandatory labelling of vegetable oils ahead of a ministerial vote in Australia next month.
© 2017 voxy.co.nz 10:26am Flow reduced in leaking underwater Alaska gas pipeline
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) " The owner of a leaking underwater pipeline has reduced the amount of natural gas spewing into Alaska's Cook Inlet by about half.Hilcorp Alaska LLC over the weekend lowered line pressure.The company says...
© 2017 NZ Herald 9:04am Saudis announce new tax code for Aramco amid plans for IPO
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) " Saudi Arabia has announced a new tax code for oil and gas producers amid plans to publicly list shares of state-oil giant Saudi Aramco.The new code, rolled out by royal decree from King Salman, taxes...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 3:45am Oil nations look at extending supply cut
Major oil producers consider a six-month extension to production cuts in a fresh bid to boost prices.
© 2017 BBCWorld Mon 2:15pm Qatar Foundation looks at job cuts amid low oil, gas prices
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) " The Qatar Foundation says it is looking at possible job cuts, the latest Gulf entity to acknowledge being hurt by low global energy prices.The foundation says in a statement Sunday it is "examining...
© 2017 NZ Herald Mon 0:26am Owner of leaking Alaska pipeline to halt natural gas flow
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) " The governor of Alaska says the owner of an underwater pipeline leaking processed natural gas will temporarily shut down gas production that feeds into the line.The office of Gov. Bill Walker said Saturday...
© 2017 NZ Herald Sun 8:25am