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Uzbekistan plans $500mn investment to boost Russian gas imports

22 February 2024

Domestic production is declining as existing fields become exhausted.

Indications grow Turkey-Russia trade hit by tightened US sanctions

22 February 2024

Turkish exports to Russia sank 30% in January. Turkey’s banks facilitating payments wary of being shut out of US financial system.

Chicago sues oil companies over climate change damage

22 February 2024

Chicago has sued six oil companies and the US’s main oil trade group, alleging that they had funded and planned a campaign of climate change denial that directly affects the city’s residents.

World Bank says Emerging Europe needs tougher targets to reach net zero by 2060

22 February 2024

New World Bank report charts path to net zero energy in Emerging Europe and Central Asia, but says current ambitions are too modest.

Qatar breaks ground on largest petrochemicals project

22 February 2024

QatarEnergy broke ground on its $6bn Ras Laffan petrochemical project, its largest investment in petrochemicals in the country.

Qatar begins construction of Ras Laffan petchem project

22 February 2024

QatarEnergy has begun the construction of its $6bn Ras Laffan petrochemical project as of February 19, realising the country’s largest investment in petrochemicals to date.

FLNG vessel arrives at BP’s Mauritania-Senegal project

22 February 2024

BP’s floating liquefied natural gas vessel for its Mauritania-Senegal project has arrived on the maritime border of the two countries.

With decisive actions, net zero energy is within reach in Emerging Europe and Central Asia, says new World Bank report

22 February 2024

A new World Bank report released today lays out pathways for countries in the emerging Europe and Central Asia region to make the shift towards renewable energy and reduce their fossil fuel dependence.

With decisive actions, net zero energy is within reach in the Emerging Europe and Central Asia, says new World Bank report

22 February 2024

A new World Bank report released today lays out pathways for countries in the emerging Europe and Central Asia region to make the shift towards renewable energy and reduce their fossil fuel dependence.

January bunker fuel sales up over 12% in Singapore on back of Red Sea worries

22 February 2024

In Singapore, marine bunker fuel sales began the year 2024 on a robust note, according to the latest data for January released by the nation's Maritime and Port Authority

Gas discovery unveiled in Kohlu District of Balochistan

22 February 2024

In what is being deemed a significant breakthrough in Pakistan, Mari Petroleum Company Ltd revealed on February 16 the discovery of a major gas deposit in the Kohlu District of Balochistan

First Pluto Train 2 modules arrive for Scarborough

22 February 2024

The first three modules for Pluto Train 2 at the Woodside-operated Scarborough energy project have arrived in Karratha in Western Australia, marking a key step for the development.

Australian LNG update: Santos-Woodside merger off, LNG exports dip and cyclone warning

22 February 2024

After abandoning negotiations on a merger with Woodside, Santos’ owners may consider a sale of the company to a global LNG producer

Equinor strikes LNG deal with Indian fertiliser maker

22 February 2024

Equinor has reached a 15-year LNG supply deal to Indian petrochemicals group Deepak Fertilisers, with deliveries due to start in 2026, as the Norwegian energy group looks to expand its LNG trading operations.

Asia-Pacific on track for continued gas demand growth for at least 15 years: WoodMac

22 February 2024

Natural gas demand in the Asia-Pacific will continue growing for the next 15 years, but the outlook after that point will depend on how the energy transition progresses.