Wed Nov 20 17:11:00 CST 2002
-- White House renews call for EPA cabinet legislation The White House Wednesday called on US lawmakers to elevate the Environmental Protection Agency to cabinet-level status soon after the new Congress convenes in late January.
Wed Nov 20 16:11:00 CST 2002
-- API endorses homeland security cabinet legislation The American Petroleum Institute Wednesday endorsed congressional efforts to create a new Department of Homeland Security, the most extensive reorganization of the federal government since the 1940s.
Wed Nov 20 14:11:00 CST 2002
-- Iran, Norway officials discuss oil cooperation Iran's Deputy Foreign Minister for Euro-American Affairs met with Norway's Petroleum and Energy Minister in Oslo to discuss expanding the existing cooperation between the two countries' oil sectors.
Tue Nov 19 12:11:00 CST 2002
-- Centrica acquires Rough storage facility from Dynegy Centrica PLC, through a wholly owned subsidiary, has acquired Dynegy Storage Ltd. (DSL) and Dynegy Onshore Processing UK Ltd. (DOPUL), subsidiaries of Dynegy Inc., for $500 million.
Mon Nov 18 16:11:00 CST 2002
-- DOE says SPR storage is at record level The US Strategic Petroleum Reserve now holds 592 million bbl of oil, the largest volume of crude ever stored since the federal government began the emergency stockpiling measure in 1977.
Fri Nov 15 00:11:00 CST 2002
-- 'Bear trap' looming for misguided oil markets? The events of the first half of November suggest that oil markets and geopolitical realities are on divergent paths.
And the result may be that oil markets are backing into a "bear trap."
Thu Nov 14 11:11:00 CST 2002
-- New congressional makeup may tilt toward industry agenda Boosting hopes that the White House's energy agenda will move forward, Republicans in elections Nov. 5 won narrow control of the US Senate and expanded their hold in the House of Representatives.