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Mon, 21 Jan 2019, US oil and gas firms are ready to spend as confidence grows, survey says
85 percent of US energy executives are optimistic about the industry's growth prospects in 2019.
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019, The Middle East's largest public company isn't worried about China's growth slowdown
Saudi Arabia's Sabic is expanding its investments in China despite an expected slowdown in the country's economic growth.
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019, Oil edges up as investors latch on to OPEC cuts, supply outlook
Oil prices edged up on Monday, reversing earlier losses, as investors shrugged off data that confirmed China's economic growth is cooling and instead latched on to positive supply-side drivers for the market.
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Mon, 21 Jan 2019, Full interview with UAE Energy Minister Suhail Al Mazrouei
The United Arab Emirates' Energy Minister Suhail Al Mazrouei talks exclusively to Access: Middle East.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, Here's exactly how much oil OPEC members and allied nations intend to cut in 2019
OPEC on Friday released a table explicitly laying out how much oil each member of a 24-nation alliance will aim to keep off the market.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, Chevron upgraded at UBS: a safe haven stock amid volatile oil prices
UBS is upgrading Chevron to buy, saying the oil and gas giant is positioned to weather a sudden drop in crude prices.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, Danish firm Orsted signs agreement to work on offshore wind projects in Japan
The offshore wind market in Japan is said to be "gaining momentum", according to Orsted.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, Read the email Elon Musk sent to Tesla employees explaining the need for job cuts
Musk says Tesla faces a "very difficult" road ahead in its long-term goal to sell affordable renewable energy products at scale.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, US crude surges 3.3% to 2-month high on hopes for US-China trade deal
Oil prices sharply extended gains, following a report that Beijing has put forward a plan to eliminate its trade surplus with the United States.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, Tesla shares plunge after job cuts, as Elon Musk sees a 'very difficult' road ahead
Tesla is cutting its full-time staff headcount by around 7 percent as it ramps up production of its Model 3 sedans, CEO Elon Musk says.
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Fri, 18 Jan 2019, US will 'reinforce its leadership' as the world's top crude producer in 2019, IEA says
The level of crude output from the U.S. will once again be a major factor this year, the IEA said its closely-watched report on Friday.
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019, Futures Now: Crude falls under pressure
Scott Nations of NationsShares and Brain Stutland of Equity Armor Investments discuss the uncertainty in crude oil with CNBC's Eric Chemi.
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019, GE to install and test a 'prototype' of vast 12-megawatt turbine in the Netherlands
The installation will take place this summer.
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019, OPEC oil production sinks in December as Saudis cut output more than expected
OPEC slashed production in December, delivering a bullish signal to the market one month before the producer group officially began a fresh round of output cuts.
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Thu, 17 Jan 2019, Oil slips 24 cents, settling at $52.07, on rising US output and trade fears
Oil prices fell on Thursday as U.S. crude production neared an unprecedented 12 million barrels per day just as worries about weakening demand emerge.
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019, How the government shutdown could impact the energy industry
Kevin Book, Clearview Energy Partners managing director, and CNBC's Brian Sullivan join 'The Exchange' to discuss the government shutdown and future well drilling.
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019, Newmont CEO on Goldcorp deal
Newmont Mining CEO Gary Goldberg discusses his company’s $10 billion acquisition of Goldcorp. The deal creates the world’s biggest gold producer.
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019, Volvo Group invests in Pennsylvania-based wireless charging firm
Volvo Group's move represents the latest foray by a major business into the electric vehicle charging sector.
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Wed, 16 Jan 2019, Oil ticks up 20 cents, settling at $52.31, as rising US supply caps gains
Oil prices struggled for direction in choppy trade on Wednesday, under pressure from data showing growing U.S. refined product inventories and record crude production.
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, Surging oil output will push US towards energy independence in 2020, Dept of Energy says
The U.S. will make major strides towards energy independence in the next two years as oil production and exports hit new highs,.
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, Trump administration still might let Iran export oil, and that could lower prices
The State Department's envoy to Iran is declining to say whether Washington will force oil buyers to cut off purchases of Iranian crude later this year.
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, The California utility getting crushed this week was a favorite of big-name hedge fund managers
PG&E's stock added to its abysmal three-month slide Tuesday as the former hedge fund favorite prepares for bankruptcy.
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, Iberdrola uses blockchain to ensure renewable energy supply
Energy came from facilities located in the Basque Country and Andalusia.
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, Abu Dhabi renewables leader chooses wind energy for its first North American investment
While the exact dollar value of the deal has not been disclosed, Masdar's leadership described it as being "north of $100 million."
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Tue, 15 Jan 2019, US crude rises 3.2%, settling at $52.11, on hopes for China economic stimulus
Oil prices rose on Tuesday, along with world stock markets, supported by China's plan to introduce policies to stabilize a slowing economy.
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019, Natural gas prices spike 13 percent on forecasts for long, severe cold
Natural gas prices spiked on Monday on forecasts showing the severe cold gripping the United States will persist longer than previously thought.
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019, Italy's ENI and Thailand's PTTEP win UAE offshore concessions from ADNOC
The blocks are the first to be awarded as part of Abu Dhabi's first-ever competitive open block licensing round.
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019, PG&E stock crashes 52% as utility says it will file for bankruptcy because of wildfires liability
PG&E craters after it said it will file for bankruptcy protection amid financial anguish stemming from its role in California's devastating wildfires.
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019, Canada plans its first geothermal power plant
The facility is located near Estevan, in the province of Saskatchewan.
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Mon, 14 Jan 2019, US crude drops 2.1%, settling at $50.51, pressured by bearish China data
Oil prices fell on Monday after data showed weakening imports and exports in China, the world's second-largest oil consume.
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