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Iran’s Zarif issues “all-out war” warning

19 September 2019

US Secretary of State Pompeo says of Iranians: “It’s not the case you can subcontract out devastation of 5% of world’s global energy supply and think you can absolve yourself from responsibility.”

Colombia’s pilot fracking schemes remain in limbo

19 September 2019

Colombia's highest administrative court has extended a temporary moratorium on fracking but has also said the ban does not apply to “comprehensive investigative pilot projects.”

Qatar Petroleum on LNG push at home and abroad

19 September 2019

Qatar Petroleum is moving forward with plans to grow its domestic LNG production capacity, find new buyers and expand its overseas LNG presence.

Double discovery offshore Guyana

19 September 2019

Both ExxonMobil (US) and Tullow Oil (UK-Ireland) have announced new oil finds offshore Guyana this week.

Long-time emerging markets investor bullish on Brazilian oil

19 September 2019

Veteran investors Mark Mobius has suggested that last weekend’s aerial attacks on oil infrastructure in Saudi Arabia might benefit Brazil in the long term.

Western Geco begins wide-azimuth survey in Bay of Campeche

19 September 2019

Schlumberger's Western Geco subsidiary has begun work on a multi-client wide-azimuth survey offshore Mexico, in the Bay of Campeche.

SPEC LNG and partners to offer additional LNG services at FSRU in Cartagena

19 September 2019

Colombia’s Sociedad Portuaria El Cayao, known as SPEC LNG, has teamed up with three other companies to make additional services available at its LNG import facility in Cartagena.

Mexican government strikes a deal with another gas pipeline contractor

19 September 2019

Mexico’s government has struck an agreement with Fermaca, a domestic company, on the revision of natural gas pipeline contracts signed when the previous government was still in power.

SAUDI OIL ATTACKS: Iran warns of wider conflict, Trump becomes unlikely fan of UN

18 September 2019

Riyadh presents debris it says shows Tehran at least sponsored pre-dawn strikes, Houthis stage press call to substantiate their military capabilities.

Eastern and southern African grids to be connected by 2022

18 September 2019

The two separate regional cross-border power grids in eastern and southern Africa are set to be joined by 2022, after years of delays

ACWA makes record Ethiopian solar bid

18 September 2019

Saudi Arabia’s ACWA Power is to develop 250 MW of solar capacity in Ethiopia after making a record low bid of $0.02526 per kWh

Magnolia terminal to supply gas to Vietnamese LNG-to-power project

18 September 2019

Australia-listed LNG Ltd has struck a deal to supply gas to a province in Vietnam from its Magnolia export terminal in Louisiana, on the US Gulf Coast.

Inpex mulls Ichthys LNG expansion

18 September 2019

Japanese developer Inpex has revealed that it is looking at ways to expand its $45bn Ichthys LNG project offshore north-western Australia as it approaches full capacity.