If one were to make a list of the greatest race cars of all time, the Porsche 917 would easily be at the top. Its wins at Le Mans in the late 1960s and early '70s, stunning Gulf Oil livery, and move star status all cement it as an icon. Now a fantastic 917K is for sale, and I might rob banks to buy it. Read more...
This all-in-one meal in a salad is perfect for those late summer or early fall evenings. Sweet corn and spice-rubbed flank steak along with bright, crunchy raw tomatillos are tossed in a lime and olive oil vinaigrette with a hint of spicy and salty cotija cheese.
VIENNA (Reuters) - OPEC Secretary General Abdallah El-Badri told reporters on Tuesday he expected the group to lower its oil output target when it meets next in late November. Badri was asked if OPEC's 30 million barrels per day output target would still be appropriate next year. Show More Summary
By EconMatters Solar energy has garnered quite a buzz lately as China is said to beef up its solar installation this year. Fundamentally, many energy forecast scenarios by numerous agencies suggest while renewable energy would enjoy a higher growth rate, fossil fuels would remain as a dominant global energy source. Show More Summary
By Warren Mitlak: The companies that provide offshore oil drilling services have been falling quite a bit lately. On Friday, all of the offshore drilling companies that I regularly read about on Seeking Alpha fell to new 52 week lows...Show More Summary
By Jason Ditz: It's extremely tough days for offshore oil and gas drillers lately, with heavy competition putting pressure on margins, and companies missing earnings estimates pretty much across the board. SeaDrill Limited (NYSE:SDRL)...Show More Summary
Iraq’s Oil Ministry has asked a U.S. judge for permission to change its legal arguments in a bid to seize $100 million in Kurdish crude waiting in a tanker off Texas since late July. The post Iraq Pursues New Tack in Bid to Seize Tanker Off Texas Coast appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
By Khuldune Shahid: China's leading oil and gas company PetroChina (NYSE:PTR) hasn't been doing particularly bad of late. It posted a 15% profit hike in Q2, taking net profits to 33.9 billion yuan ($5.5 billion), which was an increase of almost 4.5 billion yuan as compared to Q2 of 2013. Show More Summary
Global oil prices climbed on Wednesday as dealers awaited the latest US stockpiles report for clues about demand in the world's top crude consumer. Brent North Sea crude for October added 10 cents to $102.60 per barrel in late morning London deals. Show More Summary
By Bret Jensen: Like most of the energy sector, the shares of energy services producer Halliburton (NYSE:HAL) has been under pressure lately on the back of the recent pullback in oil and natural gas prices. The shares have sold off some 10% from recent highs. Show More Summary
Lately it is not just trains blowing up across the country in the ongoing effort to prove just how safer rail transport is for crude oil transit compared to pipelines: as citizens of Cincinatti found out this morning, their drinkingShow More Summary
After losing power and steering on the Mississippi River late Tuesday evening, the Maltese-flagged bulk carrier Flag Gangos allided with the 105,000 ton deadweight Liberian flagged oil tanker Pamisos and [...] The post Bulk Carrier Flag Gangos Involved in Three Vessel Allision on the Mississippi appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Crude oil tanker earnings on the major Middle East route were steady this week, helped by light bookings although rates have yet to rebound after a recent surge late last month.
Wall Street Breakfast Editors submit: Economy A tanker loaded with $40M of ultralight oil departed Texas for South Korea late last night, marking the first unrefined American oil export since the 1970s. Although the U.S. policy on oil exports has not changed, the Commerce Department last month began relaxing its definition of "unrefined oil". Show More Summary
Also: The U.S. seizes imported oil in an Iraqi dispute; Time Warner wants arbitration to settle a dispute over TV rights; and there's a new print font honoring late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez.
Patricia Broderick, My Mother Making up - late 30s, 1997, oil crayon on paper, 40 x 30 inches. Courtesy of Ille Arts. Patricia Broderick's (1925-2003) exhibition at Ille Arts in Amagansett, New York communicates memories situated in a particular time and place, marked by the autobiographical and everyday. Show More Summary
City councilors in South Portland, Maine, voted late Monday night to ban the loading of crude oil onto tankers along its waterfront, throwing up yet another roadblock to the export of Canadian oil sands crude and setting up a showdown...Show More Summary
City councilors in South Portland, Maine, voted late Monday night to ban the loading of crude oil onto tankers along its waterfront, throwing up yet another roadblock
Oil and gas MLPs are a great way for income investors to profit from America's historic energy boom. This article highlights three high-yielding upstream energy companies that have struggled to grow distributions lately in an effort to answer the question of whether investors should continue owning them.
By Jack Banser: Marquee Energy (OTCQX:MQLXF) is a junior Canadian E&P company that was formed in 2011 when Base Oil & Gas and Marquee Petroleum merged to reorganize. In late 2011, the company drilled its first well and then merged with SkyWest Energy to finally form the current company. Show More Summary