A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Reuters reported that a tanker carrying a cargo of oil has been seized by US special forces. The tanker “fled … from a Libyan port controlled by anti-government rebels,” and those controlling it had hoped to sell the fuel on the global market.
Mining Weekly reported yesterday that Canada’s US Oil Sands Inc. (TSXV:USO) is using an environmentally friendly, citrus-based technology to design and build the United States’ first commercial oil sands project.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:KOG) provided its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2013 and 2013 as a whole, commenting that during Q4, it oil and gas sales were valued at $266.5 million, a 104-percent increase from the year-ago period.
Mooncor Oil & Gas Corp. (TSXV:MOO) and Birch Lake Energy Inc. (TSXV:BLK) announced that they have entered into a non-binding letter of agreement under which Mooncor will acquire all the common shares of Birch Lake. The companies anticipate the acquisition being completed via a triangular amalgamation.
Reuters reported that Britain plans to create a new oil and gas regulator in order to help exploration companies in the United Kingdom “speed up their search” for the fuels. The move was prompted by “plunging North Sea production rates.”