Reliance’s revenue sinks on oil hit, profit up on BP deal gain

Its gross refining margin – the profit earned on each barrel of crude oil processed – slumped to $6.3 per barrel, the lowest level since 2009. However, Reliance said it maintained a significant premium of $7.2 per barrel over the regional benchmark margin.

Pennsylvania American Water Starts $24 Million Upgrade In Yardley

Pennsylvania American Water’s Yardley water treatment plant provides drinking water to nearly 13,000 homes and businesses in Yardley, Lower Makefield and parts of Falls Township. Customers will receive information about these upcoming important water infrastructure upgrade projects in their August water bills.

What will it take for cities to get rid of natural gas?

Instead, he says, as cities repair or replace the most dangerous pipes, “you can also start transitioning customers to nonfossil alternatives and build up programs to get entire neighborhoods to switch off gas altogether so that you’re able to start shutting down sections of the gas system. Then instead of investing all the money in […]

Oil spill disasters: Ways to limit environmental damage

France battles to contain oil spill at high sea Still leaking from the depths The cargo ship now lies at a depth of around 4,500 meters, but it continues to leak oil. Eneko Aierbe from the Spanish environmental group Ecologistas en Accion told DW that authorities should invest all their efforts into stopping the oil […]

A slice of paradise in the middle of the country: Designer transforms her 1980s farmer’s cottage into a spectacular Hamptons-inspired mansion with sweeping views and a home cook’s dream kitchen

In the kitchen, cabinets have been given a twist with a navy finish, part of a unique colour palette that also reflects the surrounds. Smeg appliances were installed and a ‘pot filler’ juts out from the wall, making it easy to fill a large pot with water without juggling it over the sink.

Critical ocean circulation in Atlantic appears to have slowed

So what has the AMOC done in recent decades, given the warming we’ve already experienced? It’s hard to say. We don’t have a continuous record of this circulation, in part because it isn’t the easiest thing to measure. Studies that have tried to assess the recent past using one indicator or another have produced conflicting […]

Spelunky 2 looks like the perfect sequel for returning players

One clip shows the playable character hopping out of a spaceship alongside the returning, beloved pug damsel. There’s also a nod to Olmec—the boss from the first game—who appears to be peeking out from some rocks in the background. This is directly followed by a clip of a level that features similar props to Spelunky’s […]

Evil people-smugglers lure desperate migrants with ‘kids go free’ deals on dangerous small-boat Channel crossings

An officer admitted: “Overhead surveillance and reconnaissance might be more useful for Border Force ­vessels.” The National Crime Agency said last night: “We know that many of the recent attempts to cross the Channel have been facilitated by criminal networks who do not care about the safety of those they move.

Sea of Thieves: hands-on with the hilarious co-op pirate adventure

We managed to make it to an X, using spades to dig up a chest, which someone then had to carry to the boat protected by the others. This treasure is never really safe – another team could be transported into your world, just in time to steal the box away, either while you’re on […]

Facelift for Putharikandam Maidanam

Public Toilets outside the maidanam has already been re-developed using Smart City funds. Smart City Thiruvananthapuram Limited (SCTL) is also installing two drinking water kiosks within the maidanam. Anert has proposed to fund and install an Electric vehicle charger for the electric rickshaws being operated by SCTL in the parking area outside Maidanam. The estimated […]