Energy

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Announces High Performance Computing for Materials Program to Help Industry Develop New, Improved Materials for Severe Environments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry (DOE) announced a new high-performance computing (HPC) initiative that will help U.S. industry accelerate the development of new or improved materials for use in severe environments.  “The High Performance Computing for Materials Program will provide opportunities for our industry partners to access the high-performance computing capabilities and expertise of DOE’s ...

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Letter: Editorial ignores jobs, energy needs | Letters to the Editor

THE PILOT’S SEPT. 15 EDITORIAL, “Caution on pipeline project warranted,” properly notes the need for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline in Hampton Roads. Our economy, as the Editorial Board agrees, desperately needs the infrastructure in order to grow. In its assertion that the project review should take more time, however, the Editorial Board doesn’t note that of all the regions in ...

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State, local leaders seek answers from Duke Energy

SANFORD, Fla. – State and local leaders in Seminole County are demanding answers after thousands of residents were left without power for more than a week following Hurricane Irma. State Rep. Bob Cortes and other lawmakers met Tuesday with Duke Energy officials to discuss transparency and the power company’s timeline for power restoration. “I’m upset because it’s eight days and ...

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Tanager Energy Announces Its Raptor A #1 and Raptor B #1 Wells Are Flowing to Sales in Polk County, Texas TSX Venture Exchange:TAN

CALGARY, Alberta, Sept. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Tanager Energy Inc. (“Tanager” or the “Corporation”) (TSX-V:TAN) (OTCQB:TANEF) is pleased to announce that its Raptor A #1 and Raptor B #1 wells in Polk County, Texas were brought onto production on September 13, 2017 and September 12, 2017, respectively, upon completion of the gas sales lines.  The Raptor A #1 well ...

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Lebanon Passes Oil Tax Law Ahead of Energy-Rights Auction

Lebanon’s parliament approved a law to tax revenue from oil operations, weeks before its first sale of offshore energy exploration rights to interested companies like Total SA and Exxon Mobil Corp. Lawmakers approved the petroleum tax law in a vote on Tuesday, the state-run National News Agency reported. Energy minister Cesar Abi Khalil called on qualified companies to take the new tax ...

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CANADA STOCKS-TSX near six-week high as energy leads gains |

Reuters Tuesday September 19, 2017 9:38 AM TORONTO, Sept 19 (Reuters) – Canada’s main stock index rose on Tuesday as energy stocks, buoyed by oil prices near five-month highs, led the index to its highest since August 9. The Toronto Stock Exchange’s S&P/TSX composite index rose 33.96 points, or 0.22 percent, to 15,270.63. The technology group was ...

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South African renewable energy myths dispelled

An engineering study has dispelled the myths “peddled by former Eskom executives” about the limits and costs of renewable energy capacity in South Africa. The study was prepared for the South African Department of Energy and Eskom, and was commissioned by the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) – under the department’s South African-German Energy Programme. It was conducted by engineering ...

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Two arrests at Third Energy’s fracking site in Kirby Misperton, near Pickering, North Yorkshire (From The Northern Echo)

TWO arrests were made today as the first lorries moved on to the fracking site at Kirby Misperton. Dozens of protesters and police gathered outside Third Energy’s well site near Pickering, North Yorkshire. Third Energy say the lorries were delivering a water tank and wheel washing facility for vehicles that will visit the site, which is near the Flamingo Land ...

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Georgia 2018: Abrams proposes energy jobs plan

House Minority Leader Stacey Abrams. AJC file Democrat Stacey Abrams would seek to train more advanced energy workers, overhaul building codes and permitting standards to encourage more efficiency and create a Georgia “green bank” to offer incentives for environmentally-friendly construction if she’s elected governor. The former Georgia House Democratic leader said Tuesday her proposal would create between 25,000 to 40,000 ...

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Sprague Resources LP Announces Acquisition of Coen Energy NYSE:SRLP

PORTSMOUTH, N.H., Sept. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Sprague Resources LP (“Sprague”) (NYSE:SRLP) announced today that its operating subsidiary, Sprague Operating Resources LLC, has signed a definitive agreement to purchase the membership interests of Coen Energy, LLC and Coen Transport, LLC  as well as assets consisting of four bulk plants and underlying real estate (collectively, “Coen Energy”).  Coen Energy, located ...

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