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  • Warren Buffett's Berkshire buys $3.45-billion stake in Exxon Mobil

    Warren Buffett's Berkshire buys $3.45-billion stake in Exxon Mobil
    Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway bought a $3.45-billion stake in Exxon Mobil in the third quarter, the company's largest investment since it invested $10.7 billion in IBM two years ago, according to a regulatory filing late Thursday. The Securities...
  • As Pentagon invests in green fuel, critics focus on the cost

    WASHINGTON — When the U.S. Navy sailed an imposing fleet near Hawaii that was powered in part by algae and used cooking grease, environmentalists weren't the only ones who were thrilled. Executives at bioenergy startups in the San Francisco Bay...
  • 90 companies worldwide produced fuels driving climate change

    WASHINGTON — Just 90 companies worldwide produced fuels that generated two-thirds of industrial greenhouse gas emissions from 1854 to 2010, according to a new study. The 90 biggest producers of fuels driving climate change include investor-owned...
  • Exxon Mobil says demand for fossil fuels will stay high

    Oil and natural gas giant Exxon Mobil said fossil fuels will continue to meet a vast portion of the world's energy needs in coming decades. The Irving, Texas, company said in a report it issued Monday that the global appetite for oil and gas will stay...
  • Can we lay the ghost of Steve Jobs to rest, already?

    Can we lay the ghost of Steve Jobs to rest, already?
    With a new book coming out slagging Apple CEO Tim Cook for not being Steve Jobs (it's called "Haunted Empire"--get it?), you should expect lots of specious comparisons of the reigns of the two Apple chieftains to reach the popular press. John Gruber...
  • Texas gets Oxy and is looking for more

    Texas gets Oxy and is looking for more
    Rick Perry is coming back to town. The Texas governor will be in Los Angeles next week to try to persuade local corporations to relocate to the Lone Star State. This is his third swing through the Southland since last year, and Texas this time around...
  • Occidental Petroleum to move HQ to Houston, spin off California assets

    Occidental Petroleum, the longtime Los Angeles-based energy giant, announced Friday that it would move its headquarters to Houston and spin off its California assets into a separate company. The latest move is part of the company's strategic overhaul as...
  • Two solar projects approved on public lands in California and Nevada

    Two solar projects approved on public lands in California and Nevada
    Federal officials have announced the approval of two solar projects on public land in California and Nevada. The projects are expected to generate about 550 megawatts of renewable energy, or enough to power about 170,000 homes, the Interior Department...
  • Grocery chain Safeway in talks to sell itself

    Safeway Inc. said Wednesday it is in talks about potentially selling itself, finally addressing buyout rumors that began last year after the grocery giant deflected a takeover bid. The Pleasanton, Calif., company, which operates the Vons and Pavilions...
  • More than 1 in 4 Americans go to work while sick

    More than 1 in 4 Americans go to work while sick
    More than one in four Americans are so afraid of missing work that they head into the office even when sniffling and sneezing, a study says. Many are worried about falling behind on their jobs, missing pay or facing the wrath of bosses who expect them...
  • Solar financing firm Sunrun expands reach in California market

    Solar financing firm Sunrun expands reach in California market
    Solar financing company Sunrun acquired a residential solar business that will expand its reach in the booming California solar market. The San Francisco company is purchasing three subsidiaries of Mainstream Energy Corp.: solar product distributor...