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(ˌræp ɪˈdæn)

a river in N Virginia, flowing E from the Blue Ridge Mountains into the Rappahannock River. 90 mi. (145 km) long.
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"We see this as Iran trying to get negotiating leverage it doesn't have," Bob McNally, president of the US consultancy Rapidan Energy Group, told Reuters.
"Despite high and fast-rising oil prices and high geopolitical disruption risk, (Trump) is betting the farm that Saudi Arabia and the UAE will contain upward price pressure by more than offsetting Iranian oil," said Robert McNally, president of Rapidan Energy Group, an energy consultancy.
In this case, it comes in the form of a $340,000 request to cover costs incurred after flooding near Rapidan Township back in 2010.
Some analysts including Rapidan Energy Group have suggested that major stakeholders including flag carriers were working to push back the global sulphur ban.
The Washington-based Rapidan consultancy expects a supply surplus of more than 1 million bpd next year due to "aggressive US shale supply response" contrary to London-based Energy Aspects, which is forecasting a "shortfall of 0.3 million bpd with demand curtailed by the impact of trade tariffs".
'Now that Trump has carried out tax reforms, he's going to be doing things more unilaterally and the concern levels are starting to rise,' Bob McNally, president of the consulting firm Rapidan Energy Group and former adviser to President George W.
As Meade followed south once again, the Union army smashed a Confederate defensive bridgehead at Rappahannock Station on November 7 and drove Lee back across the Rapidan River.
* Rapidan Camp--located in the foothills of Virginia, although a Greenbelt Cooperative;
"Until and unless I hear a producer say they're willing to contribute cuts, I think this is all about trying to spook or shame Saudi Arabia into doing what it has steadfastly said it will not -- cut unilaterally," says Bob McNally, president of The Rapidan Group energy consultancy.
president George Bush who heads energy research firm Rapidan Group, noted Iran will need much patience as the "sanctions are not likely to be lifted until late 2015 or early 2016, though we could see slippage beforehand."
Lee's tactical masterpiece at Chancellorsville forced a Union retreat across the Rappahannock and Rapidan rivers but did not destroy the Union army; in fact, Lee suffered proportionately much higher losses in victory.