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Staying warm in your home this winter season

MARQUETTE COUNTY, Mich. (WLUC) - Even though winter isn't quite here yet, the time to start heating your homes has begun. "It's been cold early, said Ferrellgas General Manager, Don Steckman. Luckily, there are several ways you can keep your home nice and cozy during this season."Propane is safe and it's very convenient. You can get very high efficiency furnaces, said Steckman.

Vital People: Conservation effort a natural for stewards of Mayne Island

The Mayne Island Conservancy is hoping the success of its Stewards in Action project will foster a culture of conservation among local landowners, ensuring the survival of local ecosystems and species. The conservancy aims to foster harmony between nature and community on Mayne Island, with a goal of conserving and restoring natural ecosystem diversity and health.

W&T Offshore (WTI) Q3 Earnings Beat on Higher Production

W&T Offshore, Inc. WTI reported third-quarter 2019 adjusted earnings (excluding one-time items) of 13 cents per share, beating the Zacks Consensus Estimate of 1 cent but declining from the year-ago figure of 30 cents.Meanwhile, quarterly revenues decreased to $132.2 million from $153.5 million a year ago. Moreover, the…

Iran discovers new oil field with more than 50 billion barrels

TEHRAN, Iran – Iran has discovered a new oil field in the country's south with over 50 billion barrels of crude, its president said Sunday, a find that could boost the country's proven reserves by a third as it struggles to sell energy abroad over U.S. sanctions.The announcement by Hassan Rouhani comes as Iran faces crushing American sanctions after the U.S.

Veterans share stories at weapons presentation at museum event

MARBLE HILL, Mo. (KFVS) - Dozens of people came out to honor veterans at the Bollinger County Museum of Natural History on Saturday.The museum has a World War II display with pictures, clothing, stories and other memorabilia.Along with that display, the museum held a special weapons presentation for veterans and shared…

Gujarat okays CNG port terminal at Bhavnagar

AHMEDABAD: The Gujarat government on Sunday gave its approval for a Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) terminal in Bhavnagar with a proposed investment of 1,900 crore, an official said. A state government release said the facility, approval for which was given by the Gujarat Infrastructure Development Board headed by chief minister Vijay Rupani, would be the world's first CNG port terminal.

Temporary Pohoiki access? Plan for boat ramp involves installing sheet piles, dredging channel

The state Department of Land and Natural Resources will seek funding from the state Legislature next year in the hope of establishing temporary ocean access at the Pohoiki boat ramp.The only boat ramp between Hilo and Milolii, the Pohoiki ramp closed shortly after Kilauea volcano began erupting in May 2018 and eventually…

Washington state sues U.S. Navy over jet noise that Victorians can hear

SEATTLE Washington state sued the U.S. Navy on Tuesday over the noise created by the military jets often blamed for the Rumbles the sonic phenomenon that periodically rattles nerves and teacups in Greater Victoria. The lawsuit is over the navys expansion of jet operations on its base Whidbey Island. The state says officials…

Tampa reinvents itself to show off its shores

Much of Tampa feels in the midst of a major makeover, with condos and apartments, and retail and other businesses, sprouting up seemingly weekly. Better yet, many of these renovations include shade trees and other play- and lounge-worthy green spaces.The most dramatic (and welcome to me) transformations are happening along the Hillsborough River…

Jordan Wylie: the man who has run through Afghanistan, Iraq and Somalia

Jordan Wylie is keen to stress that he is not an adrenaline junkie. This, I have to say, is hard to believe. The former soldier recently became the first person to row solo across the Bab-el-Mandeb Strait between the Horn of Africa and Yemen. Often described as the most dangerous stretch of water on the planet, it is busy with oil tankers and teeming with pirates.

What Are PFAS Chemicals, And Should I Be Freaking Out About Them?

The chemicals called PFAS have been in the news a lot lately — like the recent revelation that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency was allowing PFAS-contaminated water to be treated in Lowell and discharged into the Merrimack River, or the news that chemical giant 3M is suing the state of New Hampshire over the states strict PFAS drinking water standards.So, what are these chemicals, anyway?

W&T Offshore: Not Low Enough Yet, But Quite Close - W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE:WTI)

Investment ThesisThe Houston-based W&T Offshore, Inc. (WTI) is a small US independent offshore oil and gas producer founded in 1983. The company operates mainly in the Gulf of Mexico. It is the second-largest basin in the US, with about 20% of the total US production in 2018.The company produced oil, NGL, and natural gas and had a revenue of $132.22 million in the third quarter of 2019…

Energy Storage North America Announces Winners of 2019 ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards

byAssociated PressPublished: Wed, November 6, 2019 8:01 PMUpdated: Wed, November 6, 2019 8:01 PMSAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov 6, 2019--Energy Storage North America (ESNA), the most influential gathering of policy, technology and market leaders in energy storage, today announced the winners of this years ESNA Innovation and Champion Awards.

Unlocking offshore industry potential | Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

The challenge: evaluating fiscal terms to encourage explorationThe government of Ireland wanted to unlock potential in its offshore oil and gas industry.While there had been relatively little exploration activity in Irelands offshore and only 3% of the total wells drilled had resulted in commercial discoveries, international…

An Introduction to Shikoku, Japan

Most first-time travelers to Japan head directly to Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka to explore cities theyve seen sprawled across their social media accounts, meanwhile overlooking one of Japans most treasured areasShikoku. Shikoku is the smallest of the Japanese islands, best known for mountains full of hiking trails, rivers ready to explore via boats and white water rafts…

Scots pledge support for women in aquaculture

Mairi Gougeon, Minister for Rural Affairs and the Natural Environment, met with Women in Scottish Aquaculture (WiSA) at the Scottish Association for Marine Science before announcing a £20,000 investment commitment at the Association of Scottish Shellfish Growers conference today. Combined with an additional £30,000 of industry sponsorship…

Travel: By the Mekong in Laos

It is just past dawn on a July day, but a muted buzz fills the air. From the road, at regular intervals, long flights of steps lead downwards, with people going up and down in a controlled rush, ferrying things. But none of the frenzy is reflected in the river that flows gently by, unperturbed and tranquil. The Mekong in Luang Prabang…

Giant Offshore Brazil Oil Discovery May Be Expensive for Exxon  | Rigzone

by  Bloomberg|Peter Millard|Friday, November 01, 2019TweetExxon Mobil Corp. could take a pass on what it considers the world's top deepwater oil discovery when Brazil puts the giant Buzios field up for auction next week.(Bloomberg) -- Exxon Mobil Corp. could take a pass on what it considers the world’s top deep-water oil…

Getty fire: Winds expected to worsen during the day amid dry, dangerous conditions

As the Getty fire was burning out of control early Monday, weather conditions were expected to worsen throughout the day.Winds around 5 a.m. at Franklin Canyon Park east of the Sepulveda Pass were 10 mph, with gusts of up to 17 mph, with a relative humidity of 23%, which is relatively dry, forecasters said. But later in the morning…

The Most Impressive Culinary Hotel in the Maldives has opened

JW Marriott Maldives Resort & Spa has officially opened on the island of Vagaru, Shaviyani Atoll, featuring 60 expansive beach and overwater villas all with private pools. Headed up by food and wine expert, General Manager Marc Gussing, the resort has one of the most impressive culinary offerings in the Maldives. There are five restaurants with one in a treetop setting and one overwater…