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Deal would create the largest oil and gas pipeline company in North America

Oct 17, 2011
Houston-based Kinder Morgan looks to buy rival El Paso Corp. for $21 billion.
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Alaska's permanent fund dividend likely to boost sales

Oct 6, 2011
Alaskans get $1,174 today as part of the state's permanent fund dividend payout. Retailers expect to see October's sales jump.
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Chevron uses solar power to get more oil

Oct 5, 2011
And this final note. You know more often than not the debate over energy and the environment is framed as either/or. Oil and gas versus, say, wind...
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Juli Niemann: Gas prices should fall soon

Oct 4, 2011
Juli Niemann, an analyst with Smith Moore and Company in St. Louis, tells us why gas prices should soon be dropping.
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U.S. company Noble Energy begins drilling in Cyprus

Sep 21, 2011
A Texas-based oil company discovered a large supply of deep water natural gas in the Mediterranean and plans to begin drilling this week. That's causing big tension with countries in the region.
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Gulf storms crimp gas supply

Sep 8, 2011
Oil and gas production in the Gulf of Mexico is slowly coming back online following Tropical Storm Lee, but more storms are looming and consumers may soon be feeling the effects.
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Labor Day gas prices at record highs

Sep 2, 2011
Gasoline prices are near the highest they've ever been this time of year. Americans have been using less gas thanks to greener cars and the poor economy.
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The wild, wild north

Aug 31, 2011
Exxon Mobil's deal to explore Russia's Arctic north is a risky bet in a country where executives recently required safehouses.
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BP offices raided after losing Arctic deal with Russia

Aug 31, 2011
BP's offices were raided earlier today as part of a lawsuit against the company. The oil giant is being sued for damages by a shareholder after BP lost a similar deal with Russian company Rosneft to explore the Arctic for oil.
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ExxonMobil's Russian Arctic deal another blow to BP

Aug 31, 2011
Yesterday, oil giants ExxonMobil and Rosneft of Russia struck a deal to explore oil in the Arctic. This comes as yet another blow to BP who also had its hopes set on the region.
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