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Tue, 17 Jul 2018, Oil prices rise from 3-month low as more Norwegian oil workers strike
Brent crude prices rose from a three-month low on Tuesday after more oil workers went on strike in Norway.
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Tue, 17 Jul 2018, Never mind the pullback, technical analysis shows oil is headed for a rebound
The pullback in oil prices takes place within the environment of a well-established uptrend, writes Daryl Guppy.
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Mon, 16 Jul 2018, Cramer Remix: You should be buying the oil stocks here
Jim Cramer explains that even though the price of oil is dropping, now could be the time to buy shares of oil companies.
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Mon, 16 Jul 2018, Putin suggests Russia and US could work together to regulate oil prices
Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested that Moscow and Washington could cooperate to soothe volatility in the oil market that has roiled the industry in recent years.
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Mon, 16 Jul 2018, US crude sinks 4.2%, settling at $68.06, after Treasury Dept eases market's Iran sanctions fears
Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin said some crude importers may receive waivers to continue buying supplies from Iran, despite U.S. sanctions on the Middle Eastern country. 
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Sun, 15 Jul 2018, Elon Musk opens Tesla Model 3 sales to all, but auto experts give 3 reasons why you may want to wait
Tesla announced this week that, for the first time, any car buyer can put in a purchase order for a Model 3, but auto-market experts say there are reasons for consumers to think twice, from price to tax rebates.
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Sat, 14 Jul 2018, Amazon Prime Day hauls will be more expensive to ship this year
Amazon's fourth annual Prime Day comes amid rising fuel costs. 
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, Trump is exaggerating Germany's reliance on Russia for energy
Trump claimed Germany could soon get 70 percent of its energy from Russia, but the forecast is doubtful.
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, Trump reportedly considers tapping emergency oil supplies to tame crude prices
The Trump administration is reportedly considering selling 5 million to 30 million barrels of oil from the Strategic Petroleum Reserve.
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, The sleeping giant of the Middle East is stirring, with billions of dollars eyeing it
Kuwait has been one of the least attractive Middle East markets for investors, but plans from index providers to upgrade Kuwait to emerging markets status is boosting stocks.
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, Novozymes and Novo Nordisk sign deal to source power from Denmark’s largest wind farm
The wind farm will be located in the Baltic Sea off the coast of Denmark. 
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, Here’s how sails and liquefied natural gas could transform the shipping industry
Technology and clever thinking could transform the way ships move around our oceans and seas. 
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Fri, 13 Jul 2018, US crude rises 1%, settling at $71.01, but posts 2nd straight weekly loss
Oil supply worries eased this week after Libyan ports reopened and Washington signaled Iran might still export some crude despite U.S. sanctions.
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018, Apple announces $300 million clean energy fund in China
Apple in partnership with several of its suppliers announced on Thursday a $300 million fund for investing in renewable energy projects in China. 
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018, Cramer Remix: Why you shouldn't fear the Fed
Jim Cramer makes the case to value the market just as it is.
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018, Spare oil capacity could be ‘stretched to the limit’ by OPEC’s supply boost, IEA says
OPEC’s rejuvenated bid to tame crude prices could soon exhaust the world’s spare capacity cushion, according to the latest monthly report from the International Energy Agency (IEA).
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018, Coal is bucking trade war fears as China's demand surges
The commodities sector has been hit by escalating trade tensions between Washington and Beijing, but coal is bucking that trend as China's demand for the fossil fuel remains high.
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Thu, 12 Jul 2018, US crude dips 5 cents, settling at $70.33, as restored Libyan exports offset OPEC supply concerns
Oil prices pulled back on Thursday after sources said Libya's Abu Attifel oil field, which had been shut for about two weeks, has resumed operations.
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, Behind Nord Stream 2: The Russia-to-Germany gas pipeline that fueled Trump's anger at NATO meeting
President Donald Trump on Wednesday blasted the Nord Stream 2 pipeline, a project that has divided Europe.
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, Trump’s insults distract from valid concerns about German dependence on Russian energy: Ex-NATO ambassador
President Trump is right to be concerned about Germany being too beholden to Russia for energy, says former diplomat Nicholas Burns.
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, OPEC's oil output jumps in June as Saudi Arabia opens the taps to tame crude prices
Saudi Arabia hiked its oil output in June to the highest level since the end of 2016, boosting OPEC's production for the month.
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, Starbucks to charge British customers for using paper cups
Starbucks is hoping the levy will encourage customers to ditch paper cups. 
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, Trump slams Germany at NATO summit: It's 'totally controlled by Russia'
President Donald Trump launched a scathing attack on German support for one of Europe's most contentious energy developments Wednesday, saying Germany is “totally controlled” by Russia.
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Wed, 11 Jul 2018, US crude plunges 5% for its worst day in over a year
Oil prices plunged on Wednesday after the United States threatened to levy new tariffs on China and Libya restored oil supplies.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2018, I'm worried oil could go above $100 by 2020, says CEO of oilfield service giant Core Laboratories
Jim Cramer sits down with Core Laboratories Chairman and CEO David Demshur to get his outlook on the future of crude oil.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2018, Oil bulls beware: Saudis can keep crude anchored near $70, Barclays says
Barclays sees Brent crude oil averaging $73 a barrel over the next six months, lower than some recent forecasts.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2018, Tetra Pak reaches big milestone as it embraces renewable energy
The packaging giant now obtains a significant chunk of its global electricity supply from renewable sources.
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Tue, 10 Jul 2018, US crude rises 26 cents, settling at $74.11, after paring gains on chance of Iran sanctions waivers
Oil prices rose on Tuesday due to growing supply outages, but pulled back after American Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said some crude buyers could get relief from U.S. sanctions on Iran.
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Mon, 09 Jul 2018, As global growth slows, one unloved sector is getting lots of love
Utility stocks are rallying in recent weeks, and some say the trend is likely to continue.
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Mon, 09 Jul 2018, The Church of England is threatening to pull energy stocks from its $16 billion investment pot
The U.K.'s biggest church organization has previously blacklisted investments in coal and tar sands oil.
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