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Indian Police Renew Efforts to Extradite Former Union Carbide Chief

According to the Associated Press, an Indian court agreed to a new request for the extradition of the former chief of a U.S. chemical company in connection with the 1984
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Oil Settles Above $105 as Gasoline Demand Rises

Oil prices made up for a week-long slump following the Japanese earthquake and are now trading at the highest levels since September 2008, according to the Associated Press. Prices climbed
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North Sea Deepwater Drilling Rules Safe

According to the Associated Press, the British government has given the thumbs up to its regulatory regime for deepwater drilling in the North Sea, despites concerns raised by a parliamentary
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Shell Drills 17 Wells in China

Reuters reports that Royal Dutch Shell is drilling 17 wells in China, including for tight gas and shale gas. If the drilling is successful, Shell aims to spend $1 billion
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AE Biofuels Secures Additional Funding for Start-up of Ethanol Plant

Business Wire reports that AE Biofuels, Inc. recently announced that its wholly-owned advanced ethanol subsidiary AE Advanced Fuels Keyes, Inc. closed a $3.5 million financing with Third Eye Capital Corporation.
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Saudi Aramco Teams Up with Sinopec on Refinery

State-run oil giant Saudi Aramco says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the China Petrochemical Corp. for the development of the multi-billion dollar Yanbu refining complex, according to
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Westlake Founder to Be Posthumously Inducted Into the Plastics Hall of Fame

PRNewswire reports that Westlake Chemical Corporation’s founder and former chairman, Ting Tsung "T. T." Chao, has been selected for posthumous induction into the Plastics Hall of Fame by the Plastics
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Federal Appeals Court Issues a Stay on Drilling Ruling

A federal appeals court has blocked a judge''s order requiring regulators to act on several drilling permit applications, according to the Associated Press. The federal government filed court documents earlier
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New Modules for Power and Upstream Oil and Gas Applications

New modules were recently released for the STARDOM™ network-based control system. The new modules include control modules with the high speed and reliability required for small- to medium-size turbomachinery, a
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Libya Seeks Italy''s Help with Fire at Oil Facility

According to the Associated Press, Libya''s de facto oil minister said the country''s crude production has fallen drastically and that he has reached out to Italian oil giant Eni SpA
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