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Guatemala’s growing palm oil industry fuels Indigenous land fight

Al Jazeera 15 Oct 2021
Guatemala’s expanding palm oil industry faces resistance from Indigenous people fighting for land rights ... She noted that nearly two-thirds of all palm oil produced in Guatemala is certified as sustainable by international initiatives such as the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RPSO), a palm oil industry group.

Lawmakers warned of risks from aging offshore infrastructure

Roll Call 15 Oct 2021
oil and gas industry, which they said would simply move production to places overseas such as Russia ... “Every little thing we do to ask more of the oil and gas industry to make them clean up their mess means that we’re going to be supporting Putin and foreign competitors and we’re going to be ending the world order as we know it.” .

Madhya Pradesh police bust adulterated petrol, diesel racket; 2 arrested

Hindustan Times 15 Oct 2021
According to Indore police, on Thursday they sealed one Shivam Industry at Pithampur Industrial Area, where oil for the purpose of adulterating petrol and diesel was being manufactured ... He said the industry has a licence to manufacture flush oil and they used to purchase raw material from Maharashtra and Hazira in Gujarat.

No Signs For An End To The Rally In Crude Oil Prices

The Tennessee Tribune 15 Oct 2021
Energy Information Administration publishes weekly data on commercial storage levels of crude oil, gasoline and other refined petroleum products ...Record coal and gas prices, as well as rolling blackouts, are prompting the power sector and energy-intensive industries to turn to oil to keep the lights on and operations humming,” the report read.

Worker shortages across Vietnam, Malaysia, and Thailand may lead to big delays in holiday shipping ...

Business Insider 15 Oct 2021
Such safety measures are especially critical in a place like Vietnam, where only around 17% of the country is fully vaccinated, according to the Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center.A migrant worker crunch in Malaysia has stressed the palm oil industry. In Malaysia, the palm oil industry faces a similar issue, but with foreign migrant workers.

Oil prices hit three-year high on back of supply deficit forecasts

The Telegraph India 15 Oct 2021
Demand has picked up with the recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic, with a further boost coming from industry turning away from expensive gas and coal to fuel oil and diesel for power ... to oil to keep the lights on and operations humming,” the IEA said in its monthly oil report.

5 Times the Oil and Gas Industry Acknowledged Climate Change Is Real Since 1954

NBCBayArea 15 Oct 2021
The problem was studied for decades, including by scientists funded by the oil and gas industry, who acknowledged the problem— in writing ... NBCLX reached out to the American Petroleum Institute, a trade association which represents gas and oil companies and which has produced decades of climate research for the fossil fuel industry.

Ghana: Insight Into Oil Palm Planting Materials Developed By CSIR-Oil Palm Research Institute (1)

All Africa 15 Oct 2021
The oil palm industry in Ghana has evolved over the last five decades to become the second most ...

Global energy shortage leads to spike in oil demand

The Independent 15 Oct 2021
"Record coal and gas prices as well as rolling blackouts are prompting the power sector and energy-intensive industries to turn to oil to keep the lights on and operations ...

5 Oil Stocks To Watch Now As Oil Prices Rise On Tight Supply

The Bradford Era 15 Oct 2021
Given all of this, some of the biggest names in the oil industry could continue their current rallies ... Best Oil Stocks To Buy In October 2021 ... In brief, the Texas-based natural gas company is a goliath among oil industry players today ... The likes of which have and continue to position it well in the booming oil and natural gas industries now.

Aging equipment, spills test ties between oil, California

Las Vegas Sun 15 Oct 2021
The oil industry – the source of 150,000 jobs in California and hundreds of millions of state tax dollars over the years -- has long been an awkward partner with the environmentally minded state, a national leader in renewable energy that will ban the sale of new gasoline-powered passenger cars and trucks in 2035.

Budget reconciliation bill includes $6 billion in fines and fees on oil and gas industry

Citizen Tribune 15 Oct 2021
(The Center Square) – About $6 billion in new taxes, fees and fines specific to the oil and gas industry are on the table in President Joe Biden's $3.5 trillion budget reconciliation plan before Congress ... With the price of crude oil at $80 a barrel, and expected to reach $100 a barrel or more, costs are only going up, not down, they said.

Port: Attorney General Wayne Stenehjem needs to own these legal failures

The Jamestown Sun 15 Oct 2021
This week, after years of litigation that reached the state Supreme Court, a district court judge in McKenzie County sided with the state's oil and gas industry against the State of North Dakota (operating through the ... Smith, meanwhile, took to the news media to erroneously paint the oil industry as.

6 key things to know about the California oil spill

East Bay Times 15 Oct 2021
The oil spill off Orange County has generated so much news it’s hard to keep up ... Also, crude oil includes other elements, such as sulfur, that need to be removed during the refinement process ... The industry itself, largely ... Geologists and oil industry experts believe there are huge, untapped reserves of oil off of California.

California Court of Appeal strikes down Monterey County’s ban on fracking

Monterey Herald 15 Oct 2021
MONTEREY COUNTY — A state appellate court has ruled against a Monterey County ban on new fracking wells, paving the way for Chevron and a bevy of smaller oil companies to begin new oil and gas drilling, including fracking ... In essence, the oil and gas industry argued that banning certain operations would damage their property.