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German energy firms earn profits, despite N phase-out


August 16th, 2012 - 8:06 am ICT by IANS
Berlin, Aug 16 (IANS) Germany's big energy companies are making profits despite a government decision to phase-out atomic energy, industry experts said.At the top of the positive trend is the ... Read more...

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Iraq signs gas deal with Pakistani energy firm


July 16th, 2012 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Baghdad, July 16 (IANS) Iraq has signed a deal with a Pakistani energy company to explore for natural gas in eastern Iraq, Xinhua reported."The Iraqi oil ministry is signing a ... Read more...

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Hot water truck explodes in China, one dead


July 10th, 2012 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
Shanghai, July 10 (IANS) One worker was killed and another was injured Tuesday when a hot water supply truck exploded here in the Chinese business hub.The accident took place around ... Read more...

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Italian firm Eni finds oil in Egypt


May 24th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 24 (IANS) Italy's largest energy company Eni said Thursday it has made a significant discovery of around 150-250 million barrels of oil in Egypt.The oil reserves have been ... Read more...

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Exxon Mobil’s earnings fall


April 27th, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 27 (IANS) US oil giant Exxon Mobil said Thursday its earnings fell 11 percent in the first quarter of the year, due to lower oil-and-gas production and higher ... Read more...

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UAE funding wind farm in Seychelles


March 2nd, 2012 - 12:08 am ICT by IANS
Victoria (Seychelles), March 1 (IANS/WAM) The foundation stone of a UAE-funded wind farm was laid in this Indian Ocean island nation Thursday.Seychelles President James Alix Michel and representatives of the Abu ... Read more...

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Thai company to explore oil in Myanmar


February 13th, 2012 - 7:38 am ICT by IANS
Yangon, Feb 13 (IANS) Thailand's state-owned PTT company will explore oil and gas in Myanmar's two onshore blocks, a media report said.PTT Exploration and Production Plc, Thailand's largest energy company, ... Read more...

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10 killed during clashes on Kazakhstan’s independence day


December 17th, 2011 - 8:53 am ICT by IANS
Astana, Dec 17 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed Friday in Zhanaozen city of Kazakhstan after clashes erupted between oil workers and police during independence day celebrations, an official ... Read more...

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Chinese firm to buy Canadian energy company


October 10th, 2011 - 5:02 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 10 (IANS) China's energy giant Sinopec has signed a deal with Canadian oil and gas explorer Daylight Energy Ltd. to take over the company for 2.2 billion Canadian ... Read more...

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Italy’s oil giant Eni restarts production in Libya


September 26th, 2011 - 9:02 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Sep 26 (IANS/AKI) Italian oil giant Eni is resuming production in Libya after more than seven months following the conflict that ousted long-time leader Muammar Gaddafi and brought the ... Read more...

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MARG bags Gujarat power project’s work


July 27th, 2011 - 12:30 am ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 26 (IANS) Chennai-headquartered diversified infrastructure organisation MARG Ltd. has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) work order valued at Rs.237.58 crore from Bhavnagar Energy Company Ltd. in ... Read more...

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Iran’s Bushehr n-plant almost ready: Russia


June 19th, 2011 - 5:35 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, June 19 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Iran's Bushehr nuclear power plant is almost complete, with all work set to finish on schedule, the chief of Russia's state-owned nuclear energy company has ... Read more...

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Finnish energy firm to expand business in India


April 17th, 2011 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
Helsinki (Finland), April 17 (IANS) Ensto, a Finland-based provider of sustainable energy solutions, considers India as a more important market than China and plans to expand its business in the ... Read more...

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Spanish firm files for delisting from New York Stock Exchange


February 24th, 2011 - 12:21 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 24 (IANS/EFE) Spanish energy company Repsol-YPF officially informed the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its decision to delist from the New York Stock Exchange, where its shares had ... Read more...

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Technopark IT firm signs $25 mn distribution deal


January 10th, 2011 - 6:15 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, Jan 10 (IANS) Technopark-based firm Artin Dynamics Monday signed an agreement with Mivire Consultancy Services Pvt. Ltd (MCS) to distribute a power saving product in Britain in a $25 million deal.Artin ... Read more...

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European Commission approves acquisition of US energy company by General Electric


January 5th, 2011 - 1:40 am ICT by BNO News
BRUSSELS (BNO NEWS) -- The European Commission on Tuesday approved the acquisition of the U.S. energy company, Dresser Holdings, by General Electric Company (GE).General Electric, also based in the United States, proposed ... Read more...

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New yeast strain ‘cuts major drawbacks of biofuel production methods’


December 28th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 28 (ANI): Scientists at the University of California University of Illinois, the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory and the energy company BP have found a new yeast strain that eliminates many ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

CIL in advanced talks for buying stake in Aussie firm


November 23rd, 2010 - 10:08 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Nov 23 (IANS) The world's largest coal miner, Coal India Limited, has reached an advanced stage in its negotiations for buying stake in Australian company Peabody Energy Assets, a top company ... Read more...

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U S based company to set up solar thermal plants in India


October 8th, 2010 - 4:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Oct 8 (ANI): U S based multinational energy company, Bergamo Acquisition Corp, today announced ambitious plans to set up mega solar thermal power plants in India.Hillard Herzog President and C ... Read more...

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Kids more influential than scientists, celebs to keep parents greener


September 21st, 2010 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 21 (ANI): When it comes to keeping parents up to speed on environmental issues, kids are more influential than scientists, politicians and celebrities, a report has revealed.According to the study, ... Read more...

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Iran’s first nuclear power plant opens


August 21st, 2010 - 12:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bushehr (Iran), Aug 21 (DPA) Iran's first nuclear power plant was opened Saturday by Iranian and Russian nuclear officials in the southern port city of Bushehr after a delay of almost three ... Read more...

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Anderson Cooper Offered $1 Million To Get Rid Of His Gray Hair?


August 20th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Aug 20, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Anderson Hays Cooper, the veteran American journalist, author and television personality has been offered one million dollar to take supplement to banish his gray hair, the ... Read more...

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Robert Dudley Is New CEO Of BP


July 27th, 2010 - 8:40 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez London, United Kingdom, July 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Following one of the largest disasters in recent times and facing a lot of criticism over the oil leak episode in the Gulf ... Read more...

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Gujarat High Court fines advocate


July 12th, 2010 - 8:37 pm ICT by IANS
Gandhinagar, July 12 (IANS) The Gujarat High Court Monday fined an advocate for continuing his arguments even after an order was dictated in a land transaction case. A division bench of Chief Justice ... Read more...

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Britain worried that BP oil spill may hit ties with US


June 7th, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 7 (IANS) The British government is concerned that criticism towards energy company BP for its failure to curb the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico may hamper the ... Read more...

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Hilarious web addresses revealed


May 31st, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 31 (ANI): A new book has revealed some of the Internet's most inadvertently amusing web addresses.The home page for celebrity agent database Who Represents, is addressed www.whorepresents.com, the book titled ... Read more...

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Obama surveys Gulf as BP’s top-kill effort continues


May 29th, 2010 - 3:13 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 29 (DPA) President Barack Obama toured Louisiana's southern coastline Friday to survey what has become the worst-ever US oil disaster, as energy company BP's critical top-kill operation to cap ... Read more...

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Obama arrives in Gulf as top-kill effort continues


May 28th, 2010 - 11:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 28 (DPA) US President Barack Obama arrived in Louisiana Friday to tour what has become the worst-ever US oil disaster, as energy company BP's critical top-kill operation to cap ... Read more...

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Obama for more liability on oil company for spills


May 13th, 2010 - 8:31 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 13 (DPA) US President Barack Obama Wednesday formally threw his weight behind moves in Congress to increase the liability of oil companies for expenses and damages after oil spills. The ... Read more...

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Forum on gas flaring reduction to be held in Oman


May 5th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 5 (IANS/WAM) A forum to discuss gas flaring reduction, a major environmental hazard related to petroleum industry, would be held in Oman May 10-11. The World Bank led Global Gas ... Read more...

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Italian gas company in Iran threatened with US sanctions


April 30th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 30 (IANS/AKI) Italy's largest energy company has said it will end its role as lead developer of a natural gas field in Iran after the US threatened to impose sanctions ... Read more...

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Infotech inks pact with n-energy firm Westinghouse


April 28th, 2010 - 10:23 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, April 28 (IANS) Infotech Enterprises Limited, a leading technology solutions provider, has signed an agreement with Westinghouse Electric Company, the world's pioneering nuclear energy company, for providing engineering services ... Read more...

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Russia, Italy to set up nuclear plant


April 27th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, April 27 (IANS/AKI) Russia and Italy have agreed to set up a new nuclear plant in Kaliningrad, a Russian exclave situated between Poland and Lithuania, around 320 km from the mainland. This ... Read more...

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Russia, Italy plan for nuclear plant


April 26th, 2010 - 10:44 pm ICT by IANS
Lesmo (Italy), April 26 (IANS/AKI) Visiting Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin and Italian Premier Silvio Berlusconi Monday met here to discuss a range of bilateral issues, including plans to build a nuclear ... Read more...

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Wedding bells for Manisha


April 7th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
April 7, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): Actress Manisha Koirala will be settling down finally. She is set to marry Kathmandu-based businessman Samrat Dahal.The marriage has been fixed by their families, who have ... Read more...

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