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Why refinery strike has had little bite at gas pump

...of the refineries undergoing strikes.The United Steelworkers union, which represents workers at 230 refineries, oil terminals, pipelines and petrochemical facilities in the U.S., called a strike February 1 after failing to come to agreement...
Crude futures gain as oil terror worries stick

...attack against a French tanker off Yemen for which it is suspected. The attacks on Iraq's Basra and Khor al-Amaya oil terminals Saturday were mostly thwarted by coalition and Iraqi authorities, but the seaborne terrorists still managed to detonate...
Ethanol plants pose pollution problem

...process when the wet corn mash is dried for use as an animal feed. The pure ethanol is shipped by truck to refineries or oil terminals, where it is blended with gasoline, usually at a ratio of one part ethanol to nine parts gasoline. Complaints about...
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Government steps up Y2K safeguards

...further down the Eastern seaboard from Norfolk, Va., to Miami. Dozens of ports overseas, including some major oil terminals, also will be closed during the weekend, from Angola to the United Arab Emirates. China banned foreign shipping...
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