WorldOil Green energy has a plethora of failures The annals of green energy are filled with failures. Many ideas struggled to move from the lab to the factory. Shell's headquarters sustain thousands in damage as environmental activists wreak havok A group called Extinction Rebellion targeted the Anglo-Dutch oil major as part of a days-long event in which it disrupted public areas throughout London with banners and props. The actions were designed to draw attention to the use and production of fossil fuels. Oil executives guilty of scheme to replace lost salary, bonuses Executives at collapsed oil and gas producer Afren were found guilty in an elaborate scheme to boost their annual compensation after shareholders forced them to slash their bonuses. Executive viewpoint Opportunities to reduce costs and improve safety with digitization are created every day. Weatherford Labs, Enthought to analyze crater core tied to dinosaur extinction event Weatherford Labs and Enthought announced that they are participating in the study of a 2,725-ft (830-m) core recovered from the central area of the Chicxulub Crater. Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply design for offshore vessel conversion Dutch ship owner C-Bed has contracted Wärtsilä Ship Design to supply the design for rebuilding its Seismic Survey Vessel, the 'Viking II', for use as a hotel vessel. ExxonMobil Foundation gives nearly $2 million to Texas AandM University The ExxonMobil Foundation presented a $1.9 million check to the Texas AandM Foundation on Nov. 13 at an event on campus at the Jon L. Hagler Center. Oil theft soars as downturn casts U.S. roughnecks out of work The moon was a waning crescent sliver Sept. 9 when a man emerged from an oil tanker, sidled up to a well outside Cotulla, Texas, and siphoned off almost 200 bbl. Low oil prices taking toll on exports from Western Canada: EDC Alberta and Saskatchewan will have lower exports this year due to depressed oil prices but will rebound in 2016 through a partial price recovery and volume gains, according to a new global export forecast released by Export Development Canada. Halliburton golf tournament sets new charity fundraising record HOUSTON -- The 22nd annual Halliburton Charity Golf Tournament raised a record of more than $3 million for 43 nonprofit organizations across the U.S., making it one of the largest non-PGA golf tournament fundraisers in Texas.