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Saturday, 25 June 2016

Energy executives rightly fear homegrown populism

Oil out of friends

Libya aside, the chiefs meeting in Houston are confident Mideast unrest won't slow pumping. Public opinion at home is another matter. With oil and gas drillers now as mistrusted as bankers in 2008, the industry must repair its reputation or risk limits on its ability to produce.

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