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Let’s Hire Laid-Off Oil and Gas Workers to Fight Climate Change – Michael Bloomberg

Abandoned oil well.

BLOOMBERG, AUGUST 3, 2020 Two tough policy challenges. One elegant solution. By Michael R. Bloomberg – As Congress debates how to address the economic calamity we are facing, we have an unprecedented opportunity to put people to work addressing the climate crisis — and we should start by hiring laid-off oil and gas workers to help lead the way. The fact …

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Houston oil services firm Schlumberger Cutting 21,000 Jobs

Blue sign. Schlumberger

PortandTerminal.com, July 24, 2020 Schlumberger, the world’s largest oil-field services company, is cutting about 21,000 jobs as oil producers slash spending in response to a historic drop in prices amid the coronavirus pandemic. HOUSTON – Houston-based oil services firm Schlumberger is cutting 21,000 jobs as it implements a reorganization in response to one of its worst quarters in decades.  The …

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