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  1. Anyone else see Elon Musk's promise to fix Flint by swooping in with a cash promise to alleviate the water crisis?   http://fortune.com/2018/07/11/elon-musk-flint-michigan-twitter/
      


  2. The richest African, Aliko Dangote is investing $15 billion in a refinery that could change Nigeria's fortunes, at least according to Bloomberg. It will...
      


  3. "“Let’s hope that this black snake that they’re threatening to pass through our lands to kill our mother, to kill our waters, is stopped,”...
      


  4. OPEC to Canada: Build pipelines or watch investment flow south Embarrassing.
      


  5. Chicago has picked Elon Musk's Boring Company to build a futuristic transportation link to the city's airport. This multibillion-dollar high-speed express train, known as...


  6. Greenpeace trying to expose weakness in nuclear power plants by proving it is vulnerable to a terrorist attack. INDEED. "The activists told AFP that the drone struck 'a storage...


  7. Europe’s high-speed rail network is a slow, expensive and “ineffective patchwork”, according to a report from the EU’s spending watchdog that criticised costly projects...
      


  8. When a door closes, a window opens. Lots of gas coming out of the Permian, second new gas pipeline for KM there.
      


  9. They had a previous round of cuts in '14 when they shed 5,000 jobs. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-rolls-royce-hldg-restructuring/rolls-royce-cuts-4600-jobs-at-pivotal-moment-for-business-idUSKBN1JA0JD  


  10. Woodside wants to build pipelines soon, Chevron wants to wait.  "The issue comes down to how quickly to build a shared infrastructure system that would...
      


  11. Over half of US thermal capacity is more than 30 years old and expected to reach retirement age by 2030. Utilities are investing massively in...


  12. A recent poll showed that more than 90 percent of United States citizens believe the administration is not prepared to protect the electric grid from cybersecurity...
      


  13. ...says the mayor of its terminus, Saint John. "It does not seem fair that we couldn't get the level of support," he said. "I mean,...
      


  14. Someone else on this forum has been talking about the danger of cargoes going to/through Yemen in the middle of this proxy Iran-Saudi war,...
      


  15. Very interesting podcast from the UN about the importance of Yemen's ports. I can think of a few producers (especially LNG) stateside who should...
      


  16. Borr will pay an upfront payment of $288 million, with remaining amounts paid on delivery of each rig, the first of which will be...
      


  17. Royal Dutch Shell announced agreeing to sell its downstream business in Argentina to Raízen for $950 million. The sale includes the Dutch oil firm’s refinery...
      


  18. Chinese and Russians evaluate venezuelan refineries


  19. Shell announces the final investment decision for Vito, a deepwater development in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico with a forward-looking, break-even price estimated to...
      


  20. King Salman is launching the construction of a massive entertainment park near read that will supposedly rival Disneyworld. Of course it will be worth several...
      


  21. Kuwait's state-run oil company says it has contained a fire at an onshore oil rig in the country's southwestern oilfields. The company said the fire...
      


  22. US lawmakers has approved a string of bills aimed at securing U.S. energy infrastructure from cyber threats following revelations of Russian cyberattacks targeting grid operators. Lawmakers...
      


  23. Statoil has awarded Aibel a NOK $168 million  contract for the refurbishment and lifetime extension of the Njord Bravo floating storage unit. Aibel will have overall responsibility for fabrication,...
      


  24. Tokyo Gas has commenced construction of the second 230,000 m3 storage tank of the full containment type at its Hitachi terminal in Ibaraki prefecture, 130...
      


  25. Elon Musk's The Boring Co. raised $112.52 million in shares earlier this month, the company said in a filing made public late Monday.  Goodbye traffic.  How...
      


  26. Great news for Kinder Morgan. Trudeau wants that pipeline badly enough that he's going to offer them financial aid to get it built. So...
      


  27. Canada's oil rigs are in freefall, dropping 240 rigs in just 10 weeks. They now have only 102 rigs (both oil and gas) in operation. No end...


  28. Sempra Energy’s subsidiary in Mexico, announced it’s investing about $130 million in a marine terminal that will receive, store and deliver gasoline and diesel...
      


  29. Sweden opened the world’s first section of electrified road to the public, but it didn’t come cheap. The 1.2 miles of electrified roadway cost...
      


  30. Automotive company Hyundai has delivered a fourth oil tanker to the National Shipping Company of Saudi Arabia (Bahri) as part of a deal which...
      

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