In spite of a blockade on shipments of anthracite coal from Donbass to Ukrainian thermal power plants since this past winter, the country has thus far avoided blackouts.
22 May 2017 , 00:0492
China has increased its focus on and engagement in the Arctic over the past decade.
15 May 2017 , 00:03180
Donald Trump signed an executive order on offshore energy development, which is looking to open more areas for offshore oil and gas exploration to secure American energy independence.
02 May 2017 , 00:04246
In the wake of the Arctic Summit in Arkhangelsk and Rosneft getting drilling activities underway in the Laptev Sea, one cannot help but think that Russia is carrying out a comeback to the offshore Arctic region.
24 April 2017 , 00:02308
It's dated Gazprom and flirted with Iran, but, ultimately, when it comes to gas, Georgia has only one true love - its ambitious southern neighbor, Azerbaijan.
17 April 2017 , 00:03252
Mr Gati Saadi Al-Jebouri, LUKOIL Vice President, Head of Middle East Upstream gave an interview on April 10, 2017 in preparation for the 11th edition of the Iraq Petroleum Conference in May 2017.
10 April 2017 , 16:23387
On a global level, 2015 and 2016 marked the lowest level of new conventional oil discoveries since 1952.
10 April 2017 , 00:02222
The Saudi government has issued a royal decree overhauling the corporate income tax for oil and natural gas companies that will be retroactively applied to the beginning of the year.
03 April 2017 , 00:02207
On 13 March, after 5 years of antitrust proceedings against Gazprom, the EU's commissioner for competition Margrethe Vestager announced that the European Commission was ready to settle the case.
27 March 2017 , 00:02355
2 of India's largest refiners, Reliance and Indian Oil Corporation, are setting their sights on buying Russian Urals crude as the key export grade shows signs of competing with some Middle Eastern sour barrels.
21 March 2017 , 00:25233
Although from time to time oil howling sees very low prices, for Russia it is unimportant what the cost of a barrel will be, as long as it is no less than $20.
13 March 2017 , 00:01259
Russia will remain the biggest source of supply through to 2035.
06 March 2017 , 00:04274
A geopolitical revolution is quietly taking place. Will it be allowed to continue?
27 February 2017 , 00:02265
The Saudi-led OPEC cuts may have supported oil prices and reduced market volatility, but they have also opened the door wide to rival crude grades flowing into the most prized market for the Middle Eastern producers: Asia.
20 February 2017 , 01:44289
Tehran's intentions to enter the European gas market still remain part of the political game played by Islamic Republic authorities to make the West more inclined to lift sanctions and restore its economic ties with Iran.
13 February 2017 , 00:05327
Gazprom's gas supplies to Europe and Turkey reached an all-time record in 2016.
06 February 2017 , 00:05501
Russia last year overtook Saudi Arabia as China's biggest supplier of crude oil thanks in large part to increased demand from independent refineries, popularly called teapots.
30 January 2017 , 00:07357
Following the cancellation of South Stream, Russia announced its plans to reroute the pipeline to Turkey, instead of Bulgaria. The new pipeline was dubbed Turkish Stream, with same capacity of South Stream, but less vulnerable to EU competition law.
23 January 2017 , 00:04572
Oil prices fell on January 13, 2017 and were on track to end the week lower on lingering doubts over the extent of Opec cuts, with sentiment worsened by concerns over the economic health of the world's 2nd-largest oil consumer China after it reported the steepest falls in overall exports since 2009.
16 January 2017 , 00:10416
Turkmenistan's reported decision to cut gas supplies to Iran highlights 2 massive issues: the country's lack of hard cash and the problems of a landlocked producer trying to sell its gas in a buyer's market.
09 January 2017 , 00:15422