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The Wiser daily oil & gas news email brings you the best articles from around the web on the petroleum industry. It is the best way to stay informed about developments. The oil & gas industry is a driver of global growth, while also being a concern. Those concerns center on everything from energy security to environmental concerns to concerns about the cost of living - the oil & gas industry has an effect on all of these things. It is an industry that is involved in the exploration, removal, production and distribution of oil to make fuel oil, gasoline and chemical products. The biggest producing companies are Saudi Aramco at 12.5 million barrels a day, Russia's Gazprom at 9.7 million barrels, and Iran's National Iranian Oil Co at 6.4 million. Changes in the industry are taking place as reserves in parts of the world become depleted, and governments seek to encourage the use of alternative forms of energy. You can follow all the latest oil & gas news by signing up to the Wiser daily email. It has been specially tailored to bring you the key articles from around the web offering the best news, information and analysis.

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Lithium From A Surprising Source (Infographic)
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Puerto Rico's Power Woes are Decades in the Making
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National celebrations open Saudi sports stadium to women for first time
Reuters • Stephen Kalin
How scientists are squelching the belches of gassy cows that warm the planet
KPCC • Angus Chen, Npr
No chance Nigeria will raise fuel prices before 2019- Marketers
BusinessDay • Editor
Syria: SDF says it took Conoco gas field from ISIL
Al Jazeera
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US-backed force seizes major Syria gas plant
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Lithium From A Surprising Source (Infographic)
CleanTechnicaAndrea Bertoli
Lithium is one of the central elements of the massive transition to electric cars that is just beginning. Lithium-ion batteries, after all, are basically what enabled this 21st century resurrection of the electric car. There’s no shortage of articles and opinions out...
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Oil & Gas, Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries
Iran to install new platform at joint oilfield with Saudi Arabia
Trend.Az - All news
Baku, Azerbaijan, Sept. 18 By Fatih Karimov– Trend: Iran will install a new platform at the Foroozan oilfield, jointly owned with Saudi Arabia‎ by the end of this year. The loading operation of the Wellhead Platform F18, which is constructed in Iran's...
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Economic Policy, Electric & Gas Utilities
Puerto Rico's Power Woes are Decades in the Making
The Wall Street JournalArian Campo-Flores
TOA BAJA, Puerto Rico—As residents here grapple with power outages across the entire island, the task of turning the lights back on falls to an electrical utility beset by rickety infrastructure, workforce reductions and financial woes so deep it declared a form...
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Oil & Gas
National celebrations open Saudi sports stadium to women for first time
ReutersStephen Kalin
RIYADH () - Saudi Arabia is celebrating the 87th anniversary of its foundation this weekend with a big program of concerts and performances, including a pageant operetta on Saturday evening which will allow women to enter the King Fahd International Stadium in...
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Coal Industry, Greenhouse Gases
How scientists are squelching the belches of gassy cows that warm the planet
KPCCAngus Chen, Npr
Researchers have won a prize for discovering that a cow's genetics determine which microbes populate its gut. Some of those microbes produce the greenhouse gas methane that comes out of cow belches and farts and ends up in the atmosphere.; Credit: Charlie...
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Oil & Gas, Oil Prices
No chance Nigeria will raise fuel prices before 2019- Marketers
BusinessDayEditor
Oil marketers in Nigeria say there is little or no chance petrol price will be raised before the next general elections in 2019 despite government revenues falling far behind projections. Petrol pump price is capped at N145 a litre by government and...
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Natural Gas, Oil & Gas
Syria: SDF says it took Conoco gas field from ISIL
Al Jazeera
US-backed Syrian fighters captured a major gas field from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in an eastern province that borders Iraq as they race with government forces to capture the energy-rich region, a senior official with the...
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Mining, Oil & Gas
3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 3%
Fool.com: The Motley FoolDan Caplinger
If you want both current portfolio income and the chance at long-term growth, then dividend stocks should get the bulk of your attention. Smart investors seek out opportunities among high-yielding dividend stocks that can bounce back from setbacks or keep up their...
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Natural Gas, Oil & Gas
US-backed force seizes major Syria gas plant
Daily MailAfp
A US-backed militia has seized Syria's biggest pre-war gas treatment facility from the Islamic State group in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor, a spokesman and monitor said Saturday. "The Syrian Democratic Forces and the Deir Ezzor Military Council were able to...
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Liquefied Natural Gas, Natural Gas
Canadian Dividend All-Stars Expected To Announce Dividend Increases - Week Of September 25-29
Seeking AlphaMat Litalien
Summary AltaGas is not expected to announce an increase until some time in Q4. Fortis is the lone Canadian Dividend All-Star expected to announce a dividend increase. Fortis expects to grow dividends on average by 6% through 2021. September is winding down,...
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