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The Political Economy of Oil Income in Iran

The Political Economy of Oil Income in Iran

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Beyond Local Content: Catalyzing Job Creation in Ghana’s Oil Sector

Beyond Local Content: Catalyzing Job Creation in Ghana’s Oil Sector

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Oil is treasure as African piracy shifts west

Oil is treasure as African piracy shifts west

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Earth Hour: Celebrating Darkness Sends the Wrong Message

Earth Hour: Celebrating Darkness Sends the Wrong Message

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Smog is enemy #1 in China’s ‘war on pollution’

Smog is enemy #1 in China’s ‘war on pollution’

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Talking about a revolution. Is shale gas the answer?

Talking about a revolution. Is shale gas the answer?

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Conflict, Investment and the Burden of Energy: Protests in Venezuela and Ukraine

Conflict, Investment and the Burden of Energy: Protests in Venezuela and Ukraine

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In Fukushima’s shadow, Japan sees a nuclear revival

In Fukushima’s shadow, Japan sees a nuclear revival

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Can Mozambique be the Next LNG Hotbed?

Can Mozambique be the Next LNG Hotbed?

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How Mexico’s reforms open new doors for reaching clean energy and climate goals

How Mexico’s reforms open new doors for reaching clean energy and climate goals

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto’s major policy reform proposals, on everything from new taxes on soda pop to amending the 70-year constitutional prohibition on foreign investment in Mexico’s petroleum sector, have swept through that nation’s congress with breathtaking speed.

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Oil companies push ahead with plans in Russia and Canada while sidelined in the U.S.

Oil companies push ahead with plans in Russia and Canada while sidelined in the U.S.

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Climate Change: Fragile States Spillage

Climate Change:  Fragile States Spillage

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Gasoline prices and energy security at stake in U.S. oil export debate

Gasoline prices and energy security at stake in U.S. oil export debate

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Europe Debates its Future Climate Targets

Europe Debates its Future Climate Targets

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To close its energy gap, Africa should think clean

To close its energy gap, Africa should think clean

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