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Natural Gas Is the Rich World’s New Coal

A flame blazes on top of flare stacks at an LNG site in Australia

BLOOMBERG, SEPTEMBER 10, 2020 By Vanessa Dezem, Stephen Stapczynski and Naureen S. Malik for Bloomberg Even the cleanest fossil fuel is losing its appeal to rich nations. Just a few years ago, natural gas was hailed as vital for the transition toward an economy that runs on renewable energy. But sentiment is changing and the fuel is going the same …

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Chevron Is Installing Solar Panels — To Produce Oil More Cheaply

Solar panels

BLOOMBERG, JULY 23, 2020 By Robert Tuttle for Bloomberg – In California’s sun-drenched Kern Valley, Chevron Corp. has found a way to use one of the state’s clean-energy programs to cut the cost of pumping oil, to the chagrin of some environmentalists. Since April, solar panels have been powering oil pumps at Chevron’s Lost Hills 7,981 barrel-a-day oil field, according to the company. …

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