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House hearing on diesel prices and truckers focuses more on oil market speculators

May 9, 2008 A House subcommittee's hearing to examine the adverse impacts of rising diesel fuel prices on truckers became the latest forum for Democrats to demand crackdowns on oil market speculators and Republicans to call for expanded access to remaining domestic resources.

House diesel price hearing has market speculators focus

May 7, 2008 A US House subcommittee's hearing to examine the adverse impacts of rising diesel fuel prices on truckers became the latest forum for Democrats to demand crackdowns on oil market speculators.

Bush to Congress: remove obstacles to raise oil, gas supplies

May 5, 2008 US President George W. Bush urged Congress to send a positive signal to world energy markets by removing obstacles to more domestic oil and gas production.

House SPR oil purchase hearing splits along party lines

May 5, 2008 Democrats and Republicans at an Apr. 24 US House committee hearing on continuing oil purchases for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve when prices are breaking records disagreed on which government policies send the wrong signals to markets.

Mexico imports more gasoline as oil production drops

May 5, 2008 Mexico’s gasoline imports rose to 360,700 b/d in March, the highest level since November 2007.

Iran begins $1.2 billion upgrade for Sri Lanka refinery

May 2, 2008 Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad launched a $1.2 billion project to upgrade Sri Lanka's sole refinery at Sapugaskande, outside Colombo, the island nation's capital.

House SPR oil purchase hearing quickly splits along party lines

May 2, 2008 Democrats and Republicans at an Apr. 24 House committee hearing on continuing crude oil purchases for the Strategic Petroleum Reserve when prices are breaking records disagreed on which government policies send the wrong signals to markets.

Remove obstacles to increasing domestic oil and gas supplies, Bush tells Congress

May 2, 2008 President George W. Bush urged Congress to send a positive signal to world energy markets by removing obstacles to more domestic oil and gas production. He also rejected calls to quit filling the Strategic Petroleum Reserve while crude oil prices are near record levels.

Bush to Congress: remove obstacles to raise oil, gas supplies

Apr 30, 2008 US President George W. Bush urged Congress to send a positive signal to world energy markets by removing obstacles to more domestic oil and gas production.

The rising diesel price

Apr 28, 2008 As crude oil prices continue hitting record levels, prices for US on-highway diesel fuel hit an all-time high as well.

Project would bring heavy oil to West Texas

Apr 28, 2008 Centurion Pipeline LP launched an open season to determine interest in a proposed reversal project that would deliver heavy Canadian crude from Cushing, Okla., to West Texas.

SPECIAL REPORT: Capital budgets grow in US, drop in Canada

Apr 28, 2008 Capital spending for oil and gas projects in the US will increase this year, buoyed by growth in upstream, midstream, and downstream developments and maintenance.

House SPR oil purchase hearing splits along party lines

Apr 25, 2008 Democrats and Republicans at an Apr. 24 US House committee hearing on continuing oil purchases for the SPR disagreed on which government policies send the wrong signals to markets.

GOP House members urge halt to SPR oil purchases

Apr 25, 2008 Nine US House Republicans on Apr. 23 called for a suspension of oil purchases for the SPR and stronger efforts to increase refining capacity as steps in response to prices that have passed $100/bbl.

Mexico imports more gasoline as oil production drops

Apr 22, 2008 Mexico's gasoline imports rose to 360,700 b/d in March, the highest level since November 2007.

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