Keystone XL pipeline to be delayed TransCanada Corp. says the long-delayed Keystone XL pipeline will be in service months later than expected and cost more than its current $5.3 billion price-tag as it continues to await U.S. government approval. TransCanada had been sticking to its late 2014 or early 2015 start-up target, but the regulatory process has dragged on. More
Drivers benefit as oil prices drop sharply A sharp decline in the price of oil this month is making gasoline cheaper at a time of year when it typically gets more expensive. It's a relief to motorists and business owners and a positive development for the economy. More
Could cow manure be the future of green energy? The next time you drive past a farm and smell cow manure, here's something to think about while you're holding your nose. The stinky stuff could someday be an inexpensive source for fueling your car and powering your home... The process of turning the waste into natural gas by using what are called anaerobic digesters, has become much more efficient. More
UPDATE 8-Oil jumps 2 pct despite glut, hits 2016 peaks on weak ... - Reuters UK Oil jumps 2 percent despite glut, hits 2016 peaks on weak dollar - Yahoo! Singapore 04/28/2016 - 3:04 pm | View Link
Crude Oil Prices Rallied despite Rising US Crude Oil Inventory - Yahoo! Finance Can high inventories cap rising gas prices? - Courier Tribune 04/28/2016 - 1:53 pm | View Link
Nippon Steel, Sumitomo Corp renew 10-yr oil pipe contract with BP - Reuters UK Nippon Steel, Sumitomo Corp renew 10-yr oil pipe contract with BP - Reuters Africa 04/27/2016 - 3:57 pm | View Link
Has the Oil Price Rally Gone Too Far? - Time Oil speculators are growing more confident that prices are gaining ground on the back of rising demand and ... gasoline demand is at a record high 04/27/2016 - 11:34 am | View Link
China’s Growing Oil Reserves at Highest Rate in Years - Time UPI: China stockpiling oil at highest rate in over a decade - UPI 04/26/2016 - 1:33 pm | View Link
IEA chief says oil price bottoming depends on global growth | Reuters With global oil demand seen growing by 1.2 million bpd this ... "It will depend on how high the price recovery will go and how long the level of prices will stay," he said. "Our analysis shows we need $60-$65 of oil prices in order to reverse the trends ... 05/1/2016 - 9:04 pm | View Link
Forecast: Higher Gas Prices Prices at the pump should get more expensive this week thanks to an increase in oil prices and high demand for gasoline. Some discounters in the "Boro started the week with regular gas at $1.99. Crude oil prices rose for the third consecutive week ... 05/1/2016 - 4:52 pm | View Link
Crude oil prices down in early trading During the trading session, the futures, considered to be the benchmark for crude oil prices in the USA, had traded up to a high of $45.18 per barrel ... overproduction, weak demand and a slowdown in the global economy. According to Fortune, Brent and ... 05/1/2016 - 4:19 pm | View Link
Oil prices edge back from 2016 highs Oil markets steadied on Thursday after scaling 2016 highs for a third day in a row on the back of a weak dollar as investors looked beyond record high USA crude inventories and relentless pumping by major producers to the prospect of future demand. 05/1/2016 - 1:01 pm | View Link
Oil prices close in on $50 to hit 2016 high "If I could figure out why the crude oil prices are so high!" said James Williams of WTRG Economics. The IEA forecasts global oil-demand growth to moderate to around 1.2 million barrels a day in 2016, slower than the 1.8 million-barrels-a-day expansion a ... 05/1/2016 - 11:30 am | View Link
As corporate vice president for technology and civic engagement at Microsoft, Dan’l Lewin leads the company’s work in technology and civic engagement, including campaign technologies, environmental sustainability, policy-oriented academic outreach, and university relations. He also serves on the board of Silicon Valley Community Foundation.
Here, Lewin discusses his perspective on local philanthropy, especially in light of SVGives, a 24-hour online fundraising effort hosted by the Silicon Valley…
The profit-taking started end of last week as crude oil prices reached 2016 highs as investors pinned their hopes on expectations that declining crude oil inventories would continue, ignoring persistent over-supply in the market.
European police officials who face a lengthy process to get data from companies such as Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and WhatsApp want to make American technology firms more responsive to overseas requests
The consortium of investors bidding to buy Phoenix-based Apollo Education Group Inc. (Nasdaq: APOL) has increased its offer to $1.4 billion, up from $1.1 billion.
The increased price equates to $10 a share, up from $9.50 a share.
This is the bidder's best and final offer, according to a press release Apollo issued May 1.
The Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) released the long-awaited lease accounting standard on Feb. 25. The first exposure draft on the topic was originally released in August 2010 and has undergone several revisions.
Although there are several elements of the standard, the most significant is the requirement for lessees to include the future lease payments on the balance sheet as a liability and a related right-of-use asset.