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North Sea: Oil and Gas Jobs
January 22, 2013 | BBC

With over 300 blocks being leased in the North Sea in October, 2012 and companies announcing over £6 billion in new projects a hiring surge is expected.


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More Debate on Exporting Natural Gas
May 15, 2013 | Bloomberg
Energy companies have submitted permit requests for 20 natural gas export projects. The projects will create jobs, income for natural gas companies and property owners, and improve our trade balance. Opponents believe that exports will increase prices and accelerate the landscape impact of drilling activity.

How to Attract Shale Drillers to North Carolina?
February 26, 2013 | NewsObserver.com
"The legislation would provide a menu of sweeteners for energy companies to encourage developers to pick North Carolina for shale gas exploration over other states that have a history of energy exploration and known energy reserves." Quote from the NewsObserver.com article.

How Does Google Map North Korea?
February 7, 2013 | Business Week
North Korea is a very closed country. This Business Week video explains how Google has been able to use crowd-sourcing to construct maps of North Korea beyond what can be obtained from satellite images.


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