LG Chem Q3 net tumbles 34.2 pct on poor salesYonhap NewsSEOUL, Oct. 20 (Yonhap) -- LG Chem Ltd., South Korea's leading chemicals and battery maker, said Monday its net profit sank 34.2 percent in the third quarter from a year ago due to poor sales. Net income came to a little over 231.9 billion won (US$218 ...

Cleveland Daily BannerCHS teens learn how batteries madeCleveland Daily BannerThe study of chemistry went beyond the classroom Wednesday for Cleveland High School sophomores, as part of a Manufacturing Day tour of P&G Duracell. Employee Dana Moses walked students through the process of making a battery before the plant ...

Wall Street DailyA Bad Omen for Oil Stocks?Wall Street DailyA drop in the number of rigs is usually an indication that the companies doing the drilling and exploring are less sanguine about future prospects. But the two biggest oil companies' CEOs are putting on a happy face, saying their production is actually ...

UPDATE 1-Toyota sells some Tesla Motors shares - NikkeiReuters(Adds background, details). Oct 23 (Reuters) - Toyota Motor Corp has sold some of its shares in U.S. electric vehicle maker Tesla Motors Inc , the Nikkei financial daily reported. (s.nikkei.com/ZJyLgR). Toyota invested $50 million in Tesla in May 2010 ...

BBC NewsBP and GDF Suez discover new North Sea oil fieldBBC NewsOil firms BP and GDF Suez have announced the discovery of a new field in the UK Central North Sea. The find, which spans adjacent blocks operated separately by the two companies, has been flow-tested at a maximum rate of 5,350 barrels per day.BP's North Sea oil find could yield 50m barrelsScotland's Economy: 'Notable' New North Sea Oil Discovery Made A Month After ...The North Sea Has A New...

ValueWalkBMW Said To Buy Stake In Tesla Motors IncValueWalkTesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) has lost one big investor but is said to have gained another. This week Daimler AG (OTCMKTS:DDAIF) (RA:DAI) (ETR:DAI) sold its 4% stake in the electric vehicle maker, and investors began speculating that Bayerische ...Daimler AG sells its Tesla Motors Inc stake for US$780M as Model S rises as ...Is Tesla Motors Inc Overvalued? Daimler AG Thinks SoDaimler sells stake in Tesla Motors - reports indicate growing rivalry...

Cheaper oil - The Economist

Published - Oct 25, 2014

CNN (blog)Cheaper oilThe EconomistTHE collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991 had many causes. None was as basic as the fall in the price of oil, its main export, by two-thirds in real terms between 1980 and 1986. By the same token, the 14-year rule of Vladimir Putin, heir to what ...A power shift in global oil dynamicsPlunging oil prices challenge geopolitical, energy industry assumptionsCrude oil prices fall again. Buckle up for gas prices below $3. (+video) - -

Tesla Motors Inc: Does The Model 3 Stand A Chance?Bidness ETCTesla Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:TSLA) the rapidly growing electric automaker which has built a solid reputation around the company's only product, the premium electric Model S sedan, is aiming to go mainstream in 2017 with a more affordable mid-range EV it ...

ReutersMichigan becomes fifth US state to thwart direct Tesla car salesReutersDETROIT (Reuters) - Michigan Governor Rick Snyder signed a bill on Tuesday that will keep electric carmaker Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA.O) from selling its cars directly to consumers in the state, home to the biggest U.S. automakers. Snyder said in a letter ...Tesla courts suppliers to stop bill banning direct sales in MichiganGov. Snyder signs law to ban Tesla direct salesMichigan, at the Behest of GM, Targets Tesla With Ban...

Wall Street JournalOccidental Petroleum's Profit Falls 24%Wall Street JournalThe Houston-based company on Thursday reported a $1.2 billion profit as oil prices fell 9% from a year earlier and expenses rose for tapping oil and natural gas. Crude prices have dropped more steeply in recent months and are likely to mean lower ...Occidental Petroleums Q3 Earnings Hit by Lower Oil PricesOccidental CEO Sees Drillers Cutting Fees on Oil Drop

Government TechnologyLarge-Scale Batteries Are Integral in Shift to Renewable EnergyGovernment Technology"Batteries have not traditionally been designed to be installed and used in a large scale," said Ted Wiley, vice president of production at Aquion Energy, a Lawrenceville-based company that is working on solving bulk storage for solar and wind power.Imergy Returns to the Scene With Low-Cost Flow BatteryThis everlasting battery is made from recycled vanadium and ready to plug inVanadium Flow Battery Fix the Grid for High Levels of Solar...

Ophir Energy acquires two more blocks for exploration and production offshore Gabon.