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North Carolina to criminalize disclosure of fracking chemicals information

The North Carolina Senate has approved a proposal filed by three Republican state senators to criminalize the disclosure of confidential information concerning the type of chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing.
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IHS: Lifting export restrictions on US crude oil would be smart move

Lifting the restrictions on U.S. crude oil exports would be a wise move, says market and economic information provider IHS.
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US companies led the world in fracking technology patents in 2013

U.S. oil and gas services companies were the most active filers of patents for fracking technology last year.
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New rules imposed on Keystone XL after detection of pipeline defects

Two new conditions have been added by safety regulators to the 57 already agreed regarding the construction of TransCanada Corp.'s Keystone XL oil pipeline.
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Exxon focuses on LNG sales on Asian spot market

Exxon Mobil Corp. has been involved in negotiations with customers in Asia regarding sales of liquefied natural gas on the spot market.
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EIA cuts recoverable oil projections for Monterey Shale by 96%

Many experts believe this could be a heavy blow to the burgeoning industry that had projected 2.8 million new jobs and an extra $24.6 billion annually in tax revenue.
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Gazprom signs 30-year gas delivery contract with China

Russia and China have signed a historic 30-year gas delivery deal that is estimated to be worth more than $400 billion.
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Canadian researchers work on new water treatment method to cut carbon dioxide emissions

Researchers at the University of British Columbia are working on a new technology that uses carbon dioxide and wastewater from oil and gas operations to produce reusable water.
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EPA introduces draft rules to reduce toxic emissions from refineries

U.S. oil refineries may have to comply with new, more stringent regulation regarding toxic emissions from flares, storage tanks and other similar sources.
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US fracking companies go green

In a bid to ease environmental concerns and improve public perception of the industry, oil and gas companies are investing in innovative technologies that can mitigate or prevent the impact of fracking operations.
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