Liquefied Natural Gas

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…

Global Agar Agar Gum Market Industry: A Latest Research Report to Share Market Insights and Dynamics

Agar-agar is a unique natural hydrocolloid obtained from the red seaweeds of Gelidium and Gracilaria. These gels are considered more compact and resistant as compared to other gelatin or carrageenan gels. The products gel strength is also considerably higher as compared to gelatin. The product also eliminates the need for the addition of any foreign substance such as acids…

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.

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.

OPEC Looks Ahead and Sees Oil's Plateau

(Bloomberg Opinion) -- The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries this week published its annual World Oil Outlook, a reliably huge and dense examination of the future of the cartels main product, as well as the markets that will drive its growth and compete against it. Bloomberg Opinions Liam Denning referred to this years outlook as dour and…

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…

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?

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…

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…

Major Imperial Metals shareholder held fundraiser for B.C. Liberals

N. Murray Edwards, the controlling shareholder of Imperial Metals Corp. which owns the Mount Polley mine, helped organize a $1-million private fundraiser in Calgary last year to bolster B.C. Premier Christy Clarks re-election bid.Edwards, an oilpatch billionaire and chairman of Canadian Natural Resources, was among several Alberta power-brokers involved in the fundraiser…

Listen Free to Another Bad Creation - Playground Radio

Another Bad Creation[GA]Comin' from the playground.Take it straight back to the bricks.Yo, Chris, tell 'em where it is.[Chris]Chillin'; cooler den a squeak; kickin' dirt on my sneakers.Suckers on the corner lookin' down at their beepers.They couldn't get a job or a nice home,So they want to stay and wait for the pay-phone.Take JoJo…

Where to Stay, Eat, Drink, and Snorkel if You Have Just One Weekend in Kona

Where to Stay, Eat, Drink, and Snorkel if You Have Just One Weekend in KonaMoreOahu may be the most populous island. Maui is adored for its romantic destinations. Kauai is appreciated for its staggering cliffs along pristine coastline and lush, tropical milieu. But the Big Island (also called Hawaii) has a bit of everything there is to do…

Milaha showcased high tech solutions at QITCOM 2019

Milaha, Qatars leading maritime transport and logistics group, took part in the 2019 edition of the Qatar IT Conference and Exhibition (QITCOM), the largest showcase in Qatar for innovative and new technologies.Themed Safe Smart Cities, QITCOM kicked off on October 29 for four days and brought together Smart City experts…

Real life zombies walk among us, theyre smaller than you think | Science And Technology

Zombified ants are on the road to an infestation, and the fungus behind it won't stop spreading until every carpenter ant is taken hostage on the southeast coast of the United States.The fungus, Ophiocordyceps unilateralis, is found mostly in tropical and warm ecosystems. It is insect-pathogenic, which means it causes a disease that infects and harms its insect hosts.

Minn. DNR: 'Virtually no scenario' for shipping water to Southwest

A rail company’s proposal to ship Minnesota groundwater in bulk to the Southwest appeared to die a swift death Friday when Department of Natural Resources Commissioner Sarah Strommen said she saw “virtually no scenario” in which she would approve it.Her response came amid widespread shock and concern over the water shipment plan proposed by Empire Building Investments Inc.…

Great Barrier Reef island coral decline

IMAGE: Regular monitoring is crucial for understanding how the state of coral reefs is changing, and whether our management and protection measures are working. view more Credit: David Wachenfeld, Triggerfish ImagesA long-term study of coral cover on island groups of the Great Barrier Reef has found declines of between 40 and 50 percent of live…

State's search for 'burdensome' regulations in oil safety plan ill-advised

Of the many natural wonders found in Alaska, our thousands of miles of coastline, tidal shores and bountiful fishing grounds most certainly rival the tallest of peaks. Alaska's coastline is longer than that of all the other states in the United States combined, and the surrounding waters support more than 60% of the nation's commercial fisheries.

How Now, Iron Johns? | The Nation

Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. In Growing Up Absurd, his classic polemic on shortchanged youth, Paul Goodman remarks, parenthetically, that “the problems I want to discuss in this book belong primarily…

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…