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Poland and Lithuania say Nord Stream 2 is energy security threat in CEE region

18 September 2019

Warsaw and Vilnius fear Moscow will use the pipeline as a geopolitical tool against the region, Ukraine in particular.

Poland hints at stopping purchases of Russian gas altogether

18 September 2019

Poland finally has the infrastructure to reduce dependence on Russian gas, after it built an LNG terminal in the western town of Swinoujscie.

SAUDI OIL ATTACKS: US reaches the Iran Rubicon

17 September 2019

There’s some tough talk about as White House works out how to respond to weekend’s strikes, but hesitancy shown by key officials in both Riyadh and Washington shows the Iranians may have their foes firmly on the back foot.

EVX builds largest water-gathering system in Eagle Ford

17 September 2019

EVX Midstream Partners has “significantly completed” the first phase of its water-gathering system in the Eagle Ford shale play in Texas.

ExxonMobil reportedly in talks to sell Gulf assets to Repsol

17 September 2019

ExxonMobil is reportedly in talks to offload some of its assets in the US Gulf of Mexico.

Cheniere, EOG strike gas agreement

17 September 2019

Subsidiaries of Cheniere Energy have struck long-term gas supply agreements with shale producer EOG Resources to support the LNG exporter’s Corpus Christi liquefaction project.

TEPCO struggles to deal with post-typhoon power cuts

17 September 2019

TEPCO customers in Japan’s Chiba Prefecture could face two weeks of power cuts after Typhoon Faxai caused unprecedented damage to the region.

Enbridge asks regulator not to intervene in Mainline allocation overhaul

17 September 2019

Pipeline operator Enbridge has asked the Canada Energy Regulator not to intervene in its plan to overhaul capacity allocation on its Mainline system.

GE cuts down Baker Hughes stake

17 September 2019

Conglomerate GE has offloaded another portion of its stake in Baker Hughes, taking its interest in the oilfield services company to below 50%.

Tata sells off African wind interests

17 September 2019

India’s Tata Power has divested its 50% stake in its South African wind IPP Cennergi for $106mn as it sells off non-core assets in a bid to pay down debt.

Total enters China’s distributed solar market

17 September 2019

Total and its Chinese partner Envision Group are looking to tap into China’s huge solar potential by offering off-grid energy solutions that use Internet of Things (IoT) technology.

Alberta may exempt crude-by-rail shipments from output curtailments

17 September 2019

The Alberta government is considering allowing producers to exceed the province’s output restrictions if they are able to ship the additional barrels by rail.

Asian power sector waits nervously for fallout from Saudi drone strikes

17 September 2019

Any effects from the drone strikes on the Abqaiq petroleum processing plant and the Khurais oilfield in Saudi Arabia are unlikely to be felt quickly downstream in the power sector in Asia.