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Does America Have a Stranglehold on This Valuable Resource?

America is undergoing a natural gas renaissance, here's why other countries aren't and maybe never will.

Vanguard Natural Resources Is On Track To Grow

By IAEResearch: Vanguard Natural Resources (NASDAQ:VNR) has grown tremendously over the last few years by enhancing its asset portfolio and growing its revenues at an impressive rate. The asset base of the company has differentiated it from the other players in the market. Show More Summary

BLM Supports Expanding Oil and Gas Pilot Offices

Bureau of Land Management (BLM) Director Neil Kornze today testified before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee on a bill that would increase the

What you need to know about Bangkok’s startup ecosystem

This post originally appeared on Geektime. Situated in Southeast Asia, a section of the continent that is rich in natural resources, Thailand attracts investors and travelers en mass every year. The cheap living costs make it the perfect place to bootstrap and the investment culture is truly blossoming. Show More Summary

California Officials Say People Are Stealing Water Under the Cover of Night

3 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

A fire hydrant or a spigot in a park might seem like innocuous civil courtesies, but in our drought-consumed future, they're dangerous weak spots in the infrastructure that protects our precious natural resources. Public officials in California say their water is being siphoned off illegally—and it may be indicative of a growing black market for water. Read more...

How Much Is Cliffs Natural Resources Worth? A Business Owner's Perspective

By Siming Ma: Mr. Buffett suggests that the stock of a company should be evaluated from a business owner's perspective, i.e. how much is a private buyer willing to pay to acquire the entire business? This requires us to understand two...Show More Summary

Daily dose: Corporate welfare edition

3 days agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

THE SPILL N.C. official rebuts environmentalists' coal-ash claims (Greensboro News & Record) -- The N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources fired back Thursday at claims by environmentalists that it has failed to enforce clean-water laws in regard to Duke Energy’s coal ash ponds. Show More Summary

A single clothing company consumes 1% of the world's cotton

3 days agoTechnology / Gadgets : Gizmodo

The largest companies consume a shockingly huge amount of the world's natural resources. Ikea, for instance, uses 17.8 million cubic yards of wood a year. When it comes to cotton, there's VF Corp., a relatively unknown corporation that owns some of the best-known clothing brands in the world. Read more...

Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD)’s Refining Capacity Saturation Dilemma

Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD) has been riding high on the U.S. energy boom. It’s not only Pioneer Natural Resources (NYSE:PXD), but several energy, oil and gas companies that have witnessed tremendous growth over the past few years and are predicting the good times to continue. The oil boom has reached such a stage that companies […]

“Africa Is Where The Future Is”

by Dish Staff And that’s what Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry believes is missing from most analyses of China’s involvement in the continent: For sure, China’s drive into Africa is mainly motivated by natural resources. But this is merely the catalyst of a broader phenomenon, which is really driven by the frustration of so many Chinese with the […]

DATA CENTERS EFFICIENCIES CAN SAVE U.S. $3.8BIL/YR

America's Data Centers Consuming and Wasting Growing Amounts of Energy; Critical Action Needed to Save Money and Cut Pollution Pierre DelForge, August 26, 2014 (Natural Resources Defense Council) “…In 2013, U.S. data centers [--the backbone...Show More Summary

Joint Petroleum Development in South China Sea Makes Sense

Shared development of oil, gas and possibly other natural resources is the most promising option for reducing tensions in the South China Sea and should be the

Why I Don't Like Casablanca's Plan For Cliffs And What I Would Do Instead

By Sammy Pollack: In July, activist investor Casablanca proved victorious in its proxy fight against Cliffs Natural Resources (NYSE:CLF). Casablanca has since moved forward with its plans for CLF including appointing new management and annoucning a $200 million stock buyback. Show More Summary

Breaking benzene

Aromatic compounds are found widely in natural resources such as petroleum and biomass, and breaking the carbon?carbon bonds in these compounds plays an important role in the production of fuels and valuable chemicals from natural resources. Show More Summary

Coal Ash Wednesday: I'll see your fine and raise you a rate

5 days agoUS Politics / Liberal : BlueNC

Disciplinary action or election-year posturing? The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources issued a notice of violation to Duke over the ongoing contamination at the L.V. Sutton Electric Plant in New Hanover County. The...Show More Summary

Time To Take Linn Energy Out Of The Penalty Box?

By Casey Hoerth: So far in 2014, several upstream MLPs have fallen short of meeting expectations. The largest and perhaps most well-known example has thus far been Vanguard Natural Resources (NASDAQ:VNR), which reported distributable cash flow results below 1 times distributions for the third quarter in a row. Show More Summary

Peabody Coal Overruns Rocky Branch, Despite Appeal Pending: Gov. Quinn and AG Madigan on Enviro Justice, Civil Rights?

Rocky Branch, Illinois. Photo courtesy of Jeff Lucas, Gutting the Heartland. Despite an appeal over the controversial Rocky Branch strip mine permit still pending with an Illinois Department of Natural Resources administrative judge,...Show More Summary

Cliffs Natural Resources Is My Latest Buy. Here's Why

For analyst Taylor Muckerman, Cliffs Natural Resources has been sold off to the point off attractiveness. Find out why.

Black Bears, Gray Wolves and Mountain Lions Get Help from Illinois

A new bill will allow the Illinois Department of Natural Resources to protect black bears, wolves and mountain lions in Illinois. Read More The post Black Bears, Gray Wolves and Mountain Lions Get Help from Illinois appeared first on Ecorazzi.

Encana's Turnaround Story Is Not As Good As It Seems To Be

By Alpha Strategist: Encana Corporation (NYSE:ECA) is in a transition phase. The leading North American energy producer is focused on strengthening its portfolio of resource plays producing natural gas, oil, and NGLs. The company has a history of entering in to highly potential plays and strengthening the productive capacity at a low cost. Show More Summary

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