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Report: Wind means more jobs, more energy for Carolinas

...mayor said.Hamilton Davis of the South Carolina Coastal Conservation League added that it's not just spills, but an oil industry could mean coastal refineries as in Louisiana and Texas.The federal Bureau of Ocean and Energy Management is reviewing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-01-14/report-wind-means-more-job
Oil has fallen by nearly half, to recession levels, as US economy improves

...Iran and elsewhere. A balance was struck: Increasing supplies from outside of OPEC and from Iraq's recovering oil industry helped meet rising demand around the world as other OPEC supplies waivered.But now those OPEC supplies look more certain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-15/oil-has-fallen-nearly-half
Oil industry wants help with depressed prices

...intervene Thursday and help the oil industry survive the most severe economic...Natural Resources Committee on the oil industry's economic woes -- what some...analysts said. Still, while the oil industry suffers, others are benefiting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/29/bus_251629.shtml
Business
Why drop in oil prices could squeeze US economy

...or an airline, low oil prices sure feel nice. But there are downsides to the recent plunge in oil prices - for the oil industry and for the economy.Low fuel prices can help boost economic growth by reducing fuel bills and leaving consumers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/why-drop-oil-prices-could-
Oil industry traverses the slippery slope of collusion

...consumers have been skeptical of the oil industry long before Sen. Levin's Governmental...nonconclusive investigation into oil-industry collusion, the impact will be...campaign contributions from the oil industry. Reach Damon Cline at (706...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/05/bus_342480.shtml
Business
Oil industry wants delay in gas rules

...swath of north Georgia next year unless state regulators delay a plan to require cleaner gasoline, officials in the oil industry warned this week. But a top state environmental official said he doubts prices will spiral, and that the change is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/26/bus_354723.shtml
Business
Oil industry decries low-sulfur fuel plan

...counties, including Richmond and Clarke, would drive up pump prices and disrupt supplies, representatives of the oil industry said at a public hearing Wednesday. The proposed low-sulfur fuel requirement is among several steps the state Environmental...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/07/08/met_265222.shtml
Metro
Oil and gas - Alaska's industry

...energy exploration, look to the oil industry's economic impact in the nation's...conducted by two research firms. The oil industry's contribution to the state general...say they are confident that the oil industry would do the best possible job...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/22/met_320081.shtml
Metro
America doesn't need Alaska oil

...number of large oil fields the oil industry already has under lease, drilled...world price of oil goes up, the oil industry will bring their Texas-Oklahoma...to build and that is money the oil industry does not want to spend. Just as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/04/26/op_315349.shtml
Opinion columns
Unrest in Libya affecting prices

...first major protests to hit an OPEC country put the oil industry on edge Monday, sending crude prices jumping and raising...raised anxieties."Libya is more important to the oil industry than Egypt or Tunisia, scenes of the previous upheaval...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-02-21/unrest-libya-affecting-pri
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