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David Feldman
1. Nigeria and Libya are getting pressure to cap output when production stabilizes.   Until now Nigeria and Libya have been exempt from the previous OPEC supply cuts, but this may change with an upcoming meeting in St Petersburg, Russia.  OPEC and Non- producers are gathering once again on Monday to discuss the future of their pact to curb output… (Show more)
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David Feldman
The idea of U.S. energy independence isn’t a new idea.  Nixon declared war on foreign oil in the 70’s.  In 2006 George W. Bush said the U.S. is, “addicted to oil, which is often imported from unstable parts of the world.”  And most recently, Donald Trump pushed for energy independence as part of his Presidential campaign.  So, this brings up a… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
Author:  Polly Mosendz, Bloomberg NY “This ain’t your daddy’s oil,” the commercial proclaims, cutting to shots of spray paint being made and a wall covered in fanciful graffiti. “Oil strikes a pose. Oil taps potential. Oil pumps life.” Oil, in short, is cool, the industry’s branding braintrust has declared. The 30-second spot rolled out this year… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
  Earlier this year the OGTAG (Oil and Gas Trafficking Advocacy Group) was formed out of a need to help combat sex trafficking in the industry.  It's mission is to bring awareness to the O&G Industry for the prevention of sex trafficking in the US and abroad. The term “sex trafficking” not only references the people being sold, but people… (Show more)
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David Feldman
1. Huge oil discovery in Mexico looks promising.   Last week, UK-based Premier Oil, Talos Energy and also Mexico City-based Sierra Oil & Gas, announced a potentially massive new oil discovery off the Mexican coast.  So large in fact, that they said it was a “world class discovery.”  Premier stated that their initial results suggest the well has… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
ICYMI (In case you missed it ....)   On Friday, our friends at Baker Hughes, a GE Company were on Wall Street and rang the bell to commemorate their first trading day on July 5 2017.    Thanks to member, and Chief Information Officer, Jen Hartsock for the photo of BHGE ladies on Wall Street. Watch the bell event live here.     Mid-week, tech… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
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Amanda Barlow
The best part about working offshore for me is the travel and exploring new parts of the world - for some that may be the worst part of the job! I like to think of my travel days as a mini break…a break from home…a break from work… a break from electronic connectivity. A time to slow down and read for the fun of it or catch up on writing projects… (Show more)
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katie.mehnert
The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.   It starts at the top.   Like mother, like daughter.   We have a whole slew of phrases in our language to convey the simple notion that the people in charge set the tone for the people who look up to them.   The oil and gas industry is no different and the data seems to be getting worse.   A… (Show more)
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David Feldman
1. Former CEO of Exxon Mobil, Rex Tillerson, receives lifetime achievement award.   Current Secretary of State Rex Tillerson received a lifetime achievement award from the World Petroleum Congress in Istanbul, Turkey yesterday (Sunday).  The former CEO of Exxon Mobil is now a member of President Trump’s Cabinet, but Tillerson said he found out he… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
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David Feldman
When you say geothermal energy, a lot of people don’t even know what that is.  Hence, all the misconceptions.  The truth is geothermal energy is safe, reliable, and can be found just under our feet.  It’s a great source to help the United States meet its growing energy demand and power our electric grid.  So, what is geothermal energy, and what… (Show more)
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Pink Petro Staff
  From PRWeb:  Cheniere Energy extends its commitment to diversity and inclusion through Pink Petro.   Houston-based Cheniere Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: LNG) announced today that it has joined Pink Petro, the global community aimed at ending the gender gap in energy, in a partnership that extends membership benefits to employees and provides events… (Show more)
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