Top News & Analysis Montana

  • But it needs permits to access U.S. water crossings from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and resolution to a court challenge of the project's 2018 U.S. presidential permit before making a final investment decision, Executive Vice-President of Liquids Pipelines Paul Miller said on a quarterly conference call. The $8 billion Keystone XL project would carry...

  • Feb 13- TC Energy Corp executives, speaking on a conference call:. *TC ENERGY CEO SAYS WILL CONTINUE TO TRY TO ENGAGE WITH WET'SUWET'EN HEREDITARY CHIEFS WHO OPPOSE COASTAL GASLINK. *EXECUTIVE VP SAYS TC ENERGY NEEDS KEYSTONE XL PERMITS FROM U.S. ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS, RESOLUTION TO MONTANA LITIGATION BEFORE FINAL INVESTMENT DECISION.

  • SINGAPORE, Feb 12- Years ago, when Randy Tinseth was still running Boeing's sales account for United Airlines, the plane company's designers pulled him aside. "They called me in and said we want to show United this interesting product and we can't tell you about it until we get there," Tinseth recalled. The 60- year-old Montana- born engineer has attended dozens of...

  • Feb 11- The Federal Reserve's monetary policy is delivering no more than a small boost to the economy, Minneapolis Federal Reserve Bank President Neel Kashkari said Tuesday. After cutting interest rates three times last year, the Fed now targets short-term borrowing costs at between 1.5% and 1.75%. That puts policy "close to neutral or slightly accommodative...

  • WASHINGTON, Jan 21- Wyoming and Montana, two coal-producing western states, on Tuesday asked the U.S. Supreme Court to invalidate Washington state's decision to block on environmental grounds a coal export terminal intended as an outlet to Asian markets. Wyoming and Montana contend that Washington state's denial of a key water permit needed to allow...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 21- U.S. oil and natural gas output in major shale formations is expected to rise by the smallest in about a year in February to record highs, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said on Tuesday, as producers pull back on new drilling. The Permian and Bakken regions have been the biggest drivers of a shale boom that helped make the United States the...

  • NEW YORK, Jan 21- U.S. oil output from seven major shale formations is expected to rise about 22,000 barrels per day in February to a new record of about 9.2 million bpd, the U.S. Energy Information Administration said in a monthly forecast on Tuesday. Output at the largest formation, the Permian Basin of Texas and New Mexico, is expected to rise 45,000 bpd to a record...

  • Jan 20- A vessel carrying about 1 million barrels of crude from Guyana set sail on Monday for the United States, according to vessel tracking service TankerTrackers.com, marking the tiny South American nation's long-awaited debut as a world oil exporter. The first cargo of Liza crude departed from the floating platform Liza Destiny off Guyana, operated by U.S....

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan 14- Canadian pipeline company TC Energy Corp said on Tuesday it planned to start pre-construction work in February for its Keystone XL oil pipeline, the start of what it expects to be a busy work schedule for the long-delayed project. TC said in a filing with U.S. District Court in Montana that in February it would start mobilizing heavy...

  • WINNIPEG, Manitoba, Jan 14- Canadian pipeline company TC Energy Corp said on Tuesday that it planned to start pre-construction work in February for its Keystone XL oil pipeline, the start of a busy planned work schedule in 2020 for the long-delayed project. TC said in a filing with U.S. District Court in Montana that in February it would start mobilizing heavy...

  • TC said in a filing with U.S. District Court in Montana that in February it would start mobilizing heavy construction equipment in Montana, South Dakota and Nebraska, and aim to begin building a 1.2- mile segment spanning the U.S.- Canada border in April, subject to approvals.

  • LONDON/ BOSTON, Jan 14- BlackRock Chief Executive Larry Fink warned company boards to step up efforts to tackle climate change, a significant shift by the world's top asset manager as it faces mounting concerns about its fossil fuel investments. Climate activists hailed Fink's revamped stances and said they would put pressure on rivals, though some cautioned...

  • "How much money you make is whatever you put into it."

  • *U.S.- China strike Phase One trade deal. Dec 13- U.S. stocks gained ground in early afternoon trading on Friday after a tumultuous morning, as a limited trade deal between the United States and China paved the way for a rise in technology shares. Wall Street's main indexes hit fresh record highs earlier in the session as Beijing said it had agreed on the context of a...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 14- Montana lawmakers representing Native American tribal members called on the state's congressional delegation and the U.S. State Department on Thursday to extend the public comment period for the environmental review of the Keystone XL pipeline, saying tribes were not properly consulted. Senator Jon Tester, Republican Senator Steve...

  • Beet producers Western Sugar Cooperative and United Sugars Corp issued force majeure notices to clients late Tuesday, according to three market participants, after a cold snap hit large portions of the United States. "The recent unprecedented weather conditions have resulted in Western Sugar allocating its available supply of product among its customers,"...

  • WASHINGTON, Nov 13- The leader the Navajo Nation said it would offer no financial backing for a deal under which a tribal energy company recently bought three coal mines, citing the tenuous future of coal and the tribe's desire to expand its use of renewable energy. The Navajo Transitional Energy Company, wholly owned by the Navajo Nation, purchased coal mines in...

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 29- Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg faced intense grilling by U.S. lawmakers at a hearing on Tuesday over what the company knew about its MCAS stall-prevention system linked to two deadly crashes, and about delays in turning over internal 2016 messages that described erratic behavior of the software in a simulator.

  • WASHINGTON, Oct 29- Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg was pressed by U.S. lawmakers at a hearing on Tuesday over what the company knew about its MCAS stall-prevention system linked to two deadly crashes, and about delays in turning over internal 2016 messages that described erratic behavior of the software in a simulator. Taking turns to grill...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 25- Exxon Mobil Corp is seeking a potential buyer for its roughly 60,000 barrel per day Billings, Montana refinery, according to three sources familiar with Exxons plans. In those talks, Exxon wanted to unload both the Billings plant and its Joliet, Illinois refinery to PBF, but the smaller refiner wanted only the Billings plant, scuttling the deal,...