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Oil prices jump almost 5 percent as tensions mount in Yemen

...note to clients that oil prices have "turned the corner" after the Saudi air strikes put 3.5 million barrels of oil exports at risk.The price of oil is still down sharply from June 2014, when it traded as high as $107 a barrel. Abundant...
My Turn: Cracks in the door

...ban that has governed U.S. crude oil export policy, with minor exceptions...A U.S. policy of banning crude oil exports that was built to cope during an...The origins of the U.S. crude oil export ban date to the mid-1970s. To...
Oil plunge is threat and boon to global economies

...that could balance out the positives of cheaper fuel.RussiaRussia gets about 50 percent of its state revenue from oil exports, so the government's concerns are clear. The national economy is already sliding into recession under the impact...
GOP candidates square off for last time

...government to be a partner, not an obstacle," Sullivan said.Miller said he supports changes in federal laws to allow oil export and opposes any law that would limit natural gas exports. "If there is ever a resource security issue, we can stop...
My Turn: New CO2 rule should be applied to oil, gas industries

...and coal produced for export, which is not accounted for in the Alaska GHG inventory. At peak production, Alaska oil exports alone contributed over 300 million tons of CO2 per year to the global atmosphere. The 17 billion barrels of oil produced...
Senator: Oil export ban 'outdated relic'

...Outdated Prohibition on U.S. Oil Exports in Global Context." The report...domestic demand."The ban on oil exports is an outdated relic of a bygone...lifted a "de facto" ban on crude oil exports.According to the report, all...
Murkowski ready to lead Senate Energy Committee

...They are thoughtful. They are timely. They are really quite provocative in certain areas when you think about oil exports."We've laid the groundwork, so there's no surprises about where I'm going to be coming from on the energy perspective...
Nuclear plan 'backed' by 6 world powers

...and reversible relief that does not affect our core sanctions," he said, alluding to penalties crippling Tehran's oil exports. If Iran reneges, said Carney, "the temporary, modest relief would be terminated, and we would be in a position...
Fight brews over private stake in a Mexican icon's top 10 producers, according to the U.S. Energy Information Administration. Mexico sends 85 percent of its oil exports to the United States and regularly ranks among the top three foreign sources of oil used in the U.S."Changes to...
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US seen overtaking Saudis as biggest oil producer energy trade," the IEA said.For example, oil exports out of the Mideast will increasingly go to Asia as the...between Iran and Western powers have raised concerns that oil exports from the Persian Gulf could be blocked in a potential...


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