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Consumer Reports finds some newer cars burn too much oil

...magazine considered to be excessive oil consumption. Consumer Reports focused on...didn't find any link between oil consumption and other engine problems, but...action lawsuit against Audi over oil consumption by the 2.0-Liter turbocharged...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-30/consumer-reports-finds-som
New EPA rule would increase fuel efficiency for heavy trucks

...tection Agency are designed to slash carbon dioxide emissions by 24 percent over the next 12 years while reducing oil consumption by up to 1.8 billion barrels over the lifetime of the vehicles sold under the rule.Medium and heavy-duty vehicles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-19/new-epa-rule-would-increas
Be kind to environment

...then what harm has come from taking environmentally friendlier actions?These actions have saved money; reduced oil consumption; lowered energy bills by using appliances, devices and heating and light sources that conserve energy; created less...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-21/be-kind-environment
GE earnings rise despite headwinds from low oil prices

...company has been building up its oil and gas drilling services operations in recent years through acquisitions. Rising oil consumption and high oil prices had been pushing drillers into more extreme formations to search for oil and gas, leading to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-23/ge-earnings-rise-despite-h
Oil prices fall as fears are eased

...companies to idle between 500,000 and 750,000 barrels per day of production, or less than 1 percent of global daily oil consumption. That's roughly half of what Italy's Eni, Libya's largest oil producer, estimated earlier Thursday.IEA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-24/oil-prices-fall-fears-are-
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Gas demand still high as oil climbs

...with the crisis in Japan. The earthquake and tsunami hammered the world's third-largest economy, and Japan's oil consumption was expected to shrink while it picks up the pieces. That lasted for only a week, however, and oil prices rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-03-23/gas-demand-still-high-oil-
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Oil rises as OPEC maintains output

...oil -- about 29.7 million barrels per day -- it has the unique ability to crank up production as needed.Global oil consumption is expected to increase by 2 percent this year to an average of 88.4 million barrels per day.The oil market has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-06-08/oil-rises-opec-maintains-o
Oil jumps to 9-month high above $105 in Europe as Iran cuts supply to Britain, France

...announcement will likely have minimal impact on supplies, analysts said, because only about 3 percent of France's oil consumption is from Iranian sources. Britain had not imported oil from Iran in six months."The price rise is more a reflection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2012-02-21/oil-jumps-9-month-high-above-105-eu
Gasoline hits average $3.80 a gallon on supply dip in April

...production has increased to an eight-year high under his watch. He also stressed that America must find ways to reduce oil consumption."With only 2 percent of the world's oil reserves, we can't just drill our way to lower gas prices," Obama...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-03-12/gasoline-hits-average-380-
How to defeat U.S.-hating OPEC

...slowdown triggered by the credit squeeze and collapse of equities. When slowed economic activity resulted in reduced oil consumption, OPEC unexpectedly found it had overproduced. Now the cartel plans to boost prices again by cutting back on production...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/24/edi_480632.shtml
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