A startup fund seeks midstream deals in the heart of shale plays
You are a newly launched investment firm, flush with $1.65 billion in capital from institutional and pension fund backers, and you are trying to get into a fast-changing energy infrastructure area. Where do you jump?
Gas flare draws thousands of birds to their deaths, and ignites questions
The conditions that night were a perfect storm -- foggy, low cloud cover, an early fall evening that was right for flight. How many birds flew past the flare on a recent September night at the Canaport LNG plant, north of Maine in New Brunswick, Canada, isn't known. But managers at the liquefied natural gas import facility estimate that about 7,500 migrating birds, mostly small songbirds, were drawn into the flare and died from its heat.