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By Edition On Wednesday, March 15th, 2017
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Carbon dioxide in atmosphere rises at record rate for second straight year

The amount of carbon dioxide in the air has reached a new record. COLORADO – For the second consecutive year, carbon dioxide concentrations as measured at the Mauna Loa Observatory in Hawaii rose at a record rate, More...

PDVSA
By Edition On Thursday, August 18th, 2016
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Venezuela’s light crude habit soaks up US exports

HOUSTON - Venezuela’s thirst for light crude imports could play an interesting role in crimping as much as 300,000 b/d of its own crude exports. That would amount to a whopping 14% of Venezuela’s 2.12 million More...

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By Edition On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
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USVI government sues refinery operator for $1.5 billion

ST CROIX, USVI -- A complaint filed in Superior Court in the US Virgin Islands on Monday charged the Hess Corporation with serious violations of the law after the company abandoned operations at one of the largest More...

Bullenbaai
By Edition On Friday, September 11th, 2015
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Three cargoes of African crude delivered in Curaçao

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela's state-run oil company PDVSA has bought three new cargoes of Angolan and Nigerian crudes for delivery at Bullenbay terminal in Curaçao, according to traders and Thomson Reuters vessel tracking More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, February 3rd, 2015
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USVI government seeks to foreclose on St Croix refinery

ST CROIX, USVI -- In the latest twist in the ongoing saga of the mothballed HOVENSA oil refinery on St Croix, the US Virgin Islands government last week filed a six-page action in the local Superior Court to begin More...

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By Edition On Thursday, December 11th, 2014
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OPEC ‘effectively dissolved’; oil will slide to $50

OPEC has lost its competence, as it failed to stabilize oil prices at the last meeting, according to Bank of America. It warns oil will slide to $50 a barrel leading to wild prices, where only rich Middle East states More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Thursday, December 4th, 2014
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PAIS and Leeflang want Greentown in parliament

WILLEMSTAD – The PAIS faction and Independent Member of Parliament, Omayra Leeflang want to submit a request to convene a Central Committee meeting with Greentown, the organization dedicated to an alternative More...

Jacob Gelt Dekker
By Edition On Monday, August 25th, 2014
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Colombia, Curacao’s new oil refinery partner?

Refineria di Korsou, a fully owned island property, needs new investment. Sulfur levels in its refined end products are too high for most retail markets, and black bellowing exhaust from smoke stags is too polluting More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Monday, August 18th, 2014
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Why Dutch rulers want to impose sanction law against Curaçao

US Senator John McCain recently told the press: "European sanctions on Russia are 'a joke', "It's a joke and they will do nothing! They will continue to do nothing until the day they (EU) become independent of Russian More...

oil refinery
By Edition On Tuesday, July 29th, 2014
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Venezuela threatened with closure Curacao refinery

WILLEMSTAD - Venezuela threatened to close the refinery in Curaçao if the Venezuelan drug suspect, Hugo Carvajal, who was arrested in Aruba, was not released. The South American country was trying to exercise pressure More...