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  1. Two days after winter storms first hit the area, most Columbiana County residents have their power back, while the small few remaining are expected to be fully restored today. The outage followed an ice storm Thursday night and two inches of snow that fell the following day, causing over 40,000 residents to lose power Friday, with many of those seeing their power restored as the day progressed.

  2. Hallador Energy and L&L Energy are both small-cap oils/energy companies, but which is the better investment? We will contrast the two companies based on the strength of their earnings, dividends, risk, valuation, profitability, analyst recommendations and institutional ownership. Hallador Energy pays an annual dividend of $0.16 per share and has a dividend yield of 2.7%.

  3. Pacific Gas & Electric Company officials have filed a second report with California regulators about a power line failure near the start of a deadly wildfire the morning the fire began. The Mercury News of San Jose reported Saturday that the filing indicated the utility had an outage at 6:45 a.m. on Nov. 8 in Concow, near Paradise.

  4. In this June 15, 2012 photo released by Dominion Resources, a spent fuel storage container is offloaded from a trailer into a horizontal storage module at the Millstone Power Station in Waterford, Conn. With the collapse of a proposal for nuclear waste storage at Nevadas Yucca Mountain, Millstone and other plants across the country are building or expanding on-site storage for waste.

  5. Officials say a bald eagle, red-tailed hawk and dozens of red-winged blackbirds and European starlings were found dead in a field in Hillsboro earlier this week. Oregon State Police are investigating, and some birds have been taken to a U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service lab in Ashland for testing.

  6. Fort Washington Investment Advisors Inc. OH lessened its holdings in DTE Energy Co by 12.1% during the 3rd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The firm owned 9,815 shares of the utilities provider's stock after selling 1,350 shares during the quarter.

  7. In addition to the muster on Hebron, there was also a muster on the Henry Goodrich rig, which is also operating on the Grand Banks. Husky Energy spokesperson Colleen McConnell confirmed Friday evening that the muster on board the drilling rig Henry Goodrich on Thursday was called following the detection of smoke in one of the thruster rooms.

  8. Just when oil investors thought the worst was over and oil prices were on an upward trajectory, they were hit with the 2018 oil crash . Oil prices have plummeted 25% in little more than a month, dropping from just over $76 a barrel on Oct. 3 to $57 a barrel today.

  9. Retired Chico Police Chief Kirk Trostle and his wife, Patricia Garrison, a retired elementary school principal, have filed a lawsuit against Pacific Gas and Electric Company over the deadly Camp Fire. The fire destroyed the couple's home in the southern edge of the town of Paradise.

  10. Protesters holds signs in opposition to the Bayou Bridge Pipeline. A large group marched to the Louisiana Department of Natural Resources field office in New Orleans on Lakeshore Drive on March 30, 2017.


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