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Rise in Rail Shipments Points to Beginnings of Rebound in Canada
One of Canada’s railways is seeing signs the economy is bouncing back from the coronavirus pandemic.Volumes rose 4% at Canadian National Railway Co. in the last week of May as manufacturing and construction sectors....
At long last, new carbon capture project launches in Alberta
After more than a decade in the works, a new carbon capture project in Alberta is now operational with lofty goals of sequestering large amounts of emissions, while also helping to revitalize the oil industry in the....
Deadline approaches for OK Water Research grants
Those wanting to apply for water research grants offered by the Oklahoma Water Resources Center have only about two weeks remaining before a deadline. In a recent announcement, the Center said it is still accepting......
Carl Icahn gets more control over Occidental Petroleum
Carl Icahn, the man known as the “corporate raider,” won three seats on Occidental Petroleum’s board Friday, giving the billionaire activist investor greater control over the direction of the embattled Houston energy....
Oil Tankers Off Chinese Coast Signal Rapid Rebound
Queues of tankers have formed off China’s busiest oil ports as the vessels wait to offload crude for refineries that are quickly ramping up production amid a rapid rebound in fuel demand. Two dozen or more crude-laden..

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Rise in Rail Shipments Points to Beginnings of Rebound in Canada
One of Canada’s railways is seeing signs the economy is bouncing back from the coronavirus pandemic.Volumes rose 4% at Canadian National Railway Co. in the last week of May as manufacturing and construction sectors....
At long last, new carbon capture project launches in Alberta
After more than a decade in the works, a new carbon capture project in Alberta is now operational with lofty goals of sequestering large amounts of emissions, while also helping to revitalize the oil industry in the....
Deadline approaches for OK Water Research grants
Those wanting to apply for water research grants offered by the Oklahoma Water Resources Center have only about two weeks remaining before a deadline. In a recent announcement, the Center said it is still accepting......
Carl Icahn gets more control over Occidental Petroleum
Carl Icahn, the man known as the “corporate raider,” won three seats on Occidental Petroleum’s board Friday, giving the billionaire activist investor greater control over the direction of the embattled Houston energy....
Oil Tankers Off Chinese Coast Signal Rapid Rebound
Queues of tankers have formed off China’s busiest oil ports as the vessels wait to offload crude for refineries that are quickly ramping up production amid a rapid rebound in fuel demand. Two dozen or more crude-laden..
Micro-courses designed to re-employ energy workers, redirect sector
An eight-week online course designed to retrain energy sector workers displaced by COVID-19 is being offered this summer, and organizers hope it inspires young professionals to propel the oil and gas industry forward.
Crude Oil Has Best Month EVER
Crude oil just posted its best month ever after suffering its worst month ever, not that long ago. Crude oil in the July contract posted a monthly gain of +57%! Yes, you read that right, +57%, pushing the price of oil..
$1 billion carbon recapture plant proposed in North Dakota
It’ll take a $1 billion investment, but a company in North Dakota plans to build a record-setting carbon recapture plant. It’s the goal of Minnkota Power Cooperative located in Grand Forks, North Dakota which owns a coal
Green Shoots in the Natural Gas Market
It’s no secret that the oil market is in turmoil. COVID-19 related travel restrictions have destroyed oil demand and producers have struggled to deal with low (or even negative) pricing. Even the recent uptick above $30B
The Incredible Story of the US Army's Earth-Shaking, Off-Road Land Trains
You need to get 500 tons of supplies from Fairbanks, Alaska to the Arctic Ocean—a journey of about 400 miles through pure wilderness. There are no roads, very few airstrips, and endless ice. You're going to have.....

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