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March 5, 2023
The federal government filed an employment discrimination lawsuit in Louisiana on Friday against Exxon Mobil after investigating a Black employee’s complaint that nooses had been found at a Baton Rouge, La., refinery complex. The lawsuit said that the company created a hostile work environment for the employee, Milferd McGhee, and other workers by failing to […]
December 8, 2022
MILAN, Dec 8 (Reuters) – Russia’s Lukoil (LKOH.MM) and U.S. private equity firm Crossbridge are close to a deal for the sale of the Russian group’s refinery in Sicily, Italy, three sources with knowledge of the matter said on Thursday.
November 30, 2022
Upcoming oil embargo threatens plant’s survival Banks wary of dealing with Russian entity Rome does not rule out direct intervention ROME, Nov 30 (Reuters) – Italy is trying to get U.S . . .
November 22, 2022
SOFIA, Bulgaria — Bulgaria will allow a Black Sea refinery owned by a Russian oil company to keep operating and exporting oil products to the European Union until the end of 2024 despite warnings by Brussels that it is against the bloc’s sanctions. The deal between Bulgaria and Russian-owned Lukoil will give an additional 350 […]
October 28, 2022
Comment on this story Comment Good morning and welcome to The Climate 202! Our colleague Brady Dennis will moderate two conversations today at 11 a.m. ET with Jigar Shah, director of the Energy Department’s Loan Programs Office, and Liane Randolph, chair of the California Air . . .
June 20, 2022
The sun sets behind Isla refinery in Willemstad at the island of Curacao June 16, 2008. REUTERS/Jorge Silva (Netherlands Antilles)/File Photo Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register June 19 (Reuters) – Curacao will begin negotiations with a seven-company consortium to take over management of the Caribbean island’s oil refinery and storage terminal, […]
April 4, 2022
Missiles struck near Ukraine‘s southern port of Odesa on Sunday with Russia saying it had destroyed an oil refinery used by the Ukrainian military, while attempts to evacuate people from the devastated city of Mariupol were due to continue. There was little sign of a breakthrough in efforts to negotiate an end to the five-week […]
February 26, 2022
A Marathon Petroleum banner outside a refinery in El Paso, Texas, U.S., October 1, 2018. REUTERS/Julio-Cesar Chavez Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HOUSTON, Feb 25 (Reuters) – Oil companies led by Marathon Petroleum