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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 28, 2011

Although oil and natural gas assets were less than 5 percent of the holdings in some of the biggest state and federal pension funds from 2005 to 2009, they still delivered 15.7 percent of those plans' returns during that time period, according to a report released today.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 27, 2011

A slowdown in offshore energy development in the year since the 2010 Gulf spill has cost the U.S. a projected 57.9 million barrels of oil, according to the American Petroleum Institute.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 24, 2011

US oil companies are rushing to stake claims in the Permian Basin as new technology opens up previously uneconomic rock in the most oil-rich part of the nation.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 23, 2011

The Environmental Protection Agency would have to issue or deny air permits for offshore oil drilling within six months under legislation passed by the U.S. House.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 22, 2011

The Pittsburgh metropolitan area is weathering the recession better than many other parts of the country, partly because of Marcellus Shale production, researchers said Monday, projecting that the region's employment numbers will rebound to pre-slump levels by early 2012.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 21, 2011

Eastern Montana's economy will receive a much-needed boost from the building of and ramping up to the Keystone XL pipeline.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 20, 2011

The Energy Resources Conservation Board of Alberta, Canada, an independent government agency, estimates its oil sands are the second-largest source of the world's proven crude oil reserves -- 170 billion barrels -- next to Saudi Arabia.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 17, 2011

The last year and a half has brought a rapid sequence of reversals in the Obama administration's policy toward oil and gas exploration on public lands and in United States waters.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 16, 2011

Last week, we announced a major oil and natural gas discovery in the Gulf of Mexico - one of the largest there in the last decade.

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Rayola Dougher

Rayola Dougher
Posted June 15, 2011

According to data released recently by the Energy Information Administration, U.S. natural gas production set a new monthly record in March of 2.4 trillion cubic feet (see chart above).

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