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Aug 19, 2014

Willie Nelson, Neil Young to headline anti-Keystone XL oil pipeline concert in Nebraska field

Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline a concert next month in a Nebraska cornfield organized by opponents of a proposed pipeline that would carry oil from Canada south to the Gulf Coast... #Canada #Nebraska #Neil Young #Willie Nelson #Keystone XL pipeline

Aug 19, 2014

Canadian Transportation Safety Board Publishes Its Report On The Lac-Mégantic Rail Disaster

A little over a year ago, a unit train carrying 7.7 million liters of shale oil in 72 Class 111 tank cars from the Bakken fields of North Dakota derailed in Lac-Mégantic Quebec.  “Almost all of the derailed tank cars were damaged, and many had large ... #North Dakota #Quebec

Aug 11, 2014

Mexico signs landmark energy law, speeds up timetable

President Enrique Peña Nieto on Monday signed into law Mexico’s landmark energy reform legislation and announced that his government could name as early as this week the first oil and gas fields that will be opened up to foreign investors... #North Dakota #Quebec

Aug 07, 2014

Sunni Extremists Repel Kurdish Forces in Iraq

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria appeared to be making a push along the Kurdish border to take ground, control oil fields and water and expel minority groups... #Syria #Iraq

Aug 07, 2014

Sunni Extremists Repel Kurdish Forces in Iraq

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria appeared to be making a push along the Kurdish border to take ground, control oil fields and water and expel minority groups... #Syria #Iraq

Jul 28, 2014

When It Comes to Office Work, You Can't Be Too Careful

Safety awareness is serious business at workplaces such as construction sites, food manufacturing plants, mines and oil rigs. Now field-inspired safety protocols are migrating to the office, where hazards include dripping umbrellas and hot cups of co... #Syria #Iraq

Aug 18, 2014

Injured LB Beason hopes he's finally found the right fit

Still sidelined by a foot injury suffered in the spring, Jon Beason is inching towards the field. And he thinks he has the proper footwear for when he gets there. The projected middle linebacker said on Monday that he is finally close to settling on ... #Syria #Iraq

Aug 14, 2014

Left tackle Will Beatty to test leg against Colts

Left tackle Will Beatty, who fractured his right leg in the regular-season finale last year, is ready to return to game action. Beatty, who has returned to practice with the first team offense, will play in Saturday night's preseason game against the... #Tom Coughlin #New York Giants #Mike Patterson #Jon Beason #Andre Williams #Trindon Holliday #Daniel Fells #Zack Bowman #Trumaine McBride #Peyton Hillis #Will Beatty

Aug 13, 2014

Mario Manningham returns to site of biggest NFL moment on shaky ground

With time running out and the Giants trailing the Patriots by two points in Super Bowl XLVI at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Eli Manning lined up in the shotgun from his own 12-yard line and took the snap. Under heavy pressure, Manning heaved a ... #Indianapolis, IN #New York Giants #Mario Manningham #National Football League #Lucas Oil Stadium

Aug 07, 2014

Norway's Statoil comes up dry at Arctic wells

(AP) -- Norway's Statoil ASA has found no commercial quantities of oil and gas at the northernmost wells it has ever drilled in the Arctic, the government-controlled company said Thursday. Statoil drilled three exploration wells this summer in the Ho... #ExxonMobil #Alaska #Norway #Gazprom #GREENPEACE New Zealand #Rosneft #Statoil Group #The Arctic