Check out the May 2015 edition of Energy

Your guide to the oil and gas and power industries in the Four Corners
04/30/2015 04:14 PM MDT
This month's issue of Energy includes stories about the effects of low oil prices, WPX Energy's "walking" rig, layoffs at ConocoPhillips and BP's investments in the San Juan Basin. 
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Column: Mexico oil swap a response to Saudi price war
04/30/2015 04:44 PM MDT - Since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries has imposed a price war upon Southwest shale oil producers, there have been efforts to come up with a counter-strategy. Full Story

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Business leaders throw support behind San Juan Generating Station plan

County official: Failure to approve plan 'could really create turmoil'
ALBUQUERQUE — Business leaders on Thursday outlined the economic devastation they say could come if New Mexico regulators fail to approve a plan to shut down part of a decades-old coal-fired power plant to meet a federal mandate. Full Story
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San Juan County Right to Life seeks help identifying vandal

Strickler: Eighteen anti-abortion signs vandalized since December
FARMINGTON — San Juan County Right to Life is requesting the community's assistance in identifying a woman suspected of vandalizing more than a dozen anti-abortion signs throughout the region. Full Story
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Check out the May 2015 edition of Energy

Your guide to the oil and gas and power industries in the Four Corners
04/30/2015 04:14 PM MDT
This month's issue of Energy includes stories about the effects of low oil prices, WPX Energy's "walking" rig, layoffs at ConocoPhillips and BP's investments in the San Juan Basin. 
Full Story
Column: Mexico oil swap a response to Saudi price war
04/30/2015 04:44 PM MDT - Since the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries has imposed a price war upon Southwest shale oil producers, there have been efforts to come up with a counter-strategy. Full Story

ConocoPhillips announces layoffs
04/30/2015 04:40 PM MDT - FARMINGTON >> ConocoPhillips will lay-off around 200 to 250 employees as part of a company-wide reduction of its workforce, a company official said. Full Story

Low oil prices impact service companies in San Juan Basin
04/30/2015 04:33 PM MDT - FARMINGTON >> San Juan Basin oil field service companies are among the hardest hit by the downturn in oil prices. Full Story

David Lawler addresses BP's investment in the San Juan Basin
04/30/2015 04:20 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — The Daily Times sent a questionnaire to David Lawler, CEO for BP's U.S. Lower 48 Onshore business, to ask him about his new job and his commitment to the company's San Juan Basin operations. Full Story

WPX Energy's 'walking' rig debuts in Lybrook
04/30/2015 04:17 PM MDT - FARMINGTON — Drilling rigs can now "walk." Full Story

Solar industry slow to take hold in San Juan County
04/05/2015 04:58 PM MDT - FARMINGTON - Despite being blessed with an average of 268 days of sunshine each year, San Juan County's solar industry has slowed to a crawl. Full Story

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Final preparations begin for Eurovision Song Contest

VIENNA (AP) — Everything appears to be running according to plan ahead of this year's Eurovision Song Contest — except for the weather. Full Story
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David Letterman set trashed; Dumpster divers move in

Hours after the 'Late Show' finished taping, the crew began dismantling and throwing away iconic parts of David Letterman's set.