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Gas-rich Russia next to ponder impact of Qatari dust-up

The regional dust-up over ties to Qatar could lead to bearish market sentiments, especially for natural gas, Gazprom said.

06 June 2017 , 18:00Daniel J. GraeberNeftegaz.RU0

Trump has approved the Keystone XL pipeline

The Trump administration has issued a permit to go ahead and build the controversial Keystone XL pipeline.

24 March 2017 , 18:00Angela ChenNeftegaz.RU0

Native Americans rallying in Washington against pipeline works

Native Americans and their supporters are rallying in Washington against continued construction of the disputed Dakota Access pipeline.

10 March 2017 , 16:39Neftegaz.RU0

U.S. authorities arrest 76 Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters

U.S. authorities say they arrested 76 Dakota Access oil pipeline protesters after they refused to leave a camp set up on private land.

02 February 2017 , 14:11Neftegaz.RU0

Trump's America energy 1st plan greeted politely by OPEC and Russia

Trump has reiterated his vow to make America energy independent by releasing an America 1st Energy Plan whose highlights include taking advantage of the country's estimated $50 trln in untapped shale, oil, and natural gas reserves.

25 January 2017 , 12:11Neftegaz.RU0

Obama blocks drilling in Arctic and Atlantic oceans

U.S. President Obama formally blocked offshore oil and gas drilling in most of the Arctic Ocean, answering a call from environmentalists who say the government needs to do more to prevent drilling in environmentally sensitive areas of U.S.-controlled oceans.

21 December 2016 , 16:12Neftegaz.RU0

German Linde and U.S. Praxair agree outline for a $65 billion-plus merger

Two giants in the industrial gas industry closed on a deal to create a mega company with a combined market value of $66.6 billion.

21 December 2016 , 10:07Neftegaz.RU0

Obama administration blocks new oil and gas drilling in Arctic Ocean

A 5-year offshore drilling plan announced on November 19, 2016, blocks the planned sale of new oil and gas drilling rights in the Chukchi and Beaufort seas north of Alaska.

21 November 2016 , 10:26Neftegaz.RU0

Obama's Energy Department Nominee Stays Neutral on Natural-Gas Exports

 President Barack Obama's choice for energy secretary, Ernest Moniz, looked set to sail through the confirmation process Tuesday, but he avoided taking a position the biggest decision he would face during his tenure.

10 April 2013 , 10:54Neftegaz.RU0

Obama Taps McCarthy to Lead EPA, Moniz to Head Energy Department

President Barack Obama Monday announced his picks to lead the Environmental Protection Agency and the Energy Department, selecting a veteran regulator and a noted academic to lead a pair of agencies responsible for driving U.S. energy policies.

05 March 2013 , 09:49Neftegaz.ru0

The Role of Shale Gas in Deciding the US Presidential Election

NEW YORK (GBI Research), 26 September 2012 - President Obama faces a shale gas dilemma that threatens to damage his bid to secure a second term in the White House, states the latest report from natural resources experts GBI Research.

26 September 2012 , 17:49Neftegaz.RU0

US President to Visit Pakistan in 2011

President of the United States Barack Obama plans to pay an official visit to Pakistan in 2011 and invited the Pakistani president to visit Washington, a statement from the White House said

21 October 2010 , 10:38RIA Novosti0

Russia's WTO Accession

Russia's accession to the World Trade Organization may be completed within a year, Lawrence H. Summers, an economic adviser to U.S. President Barak Obama, said on Wednesday

21 October 2010 , 10:27RIA Novosti0

Obama lifts drilling ban

The Obama administration today lifted its ban on deep-water drilling seven weeks ahead of schedule, saying newly imposed rules significantly reduce the risk of a repeat of the BP Gulf oil spill, the country's worst ever

14 October 2010 , 00:00News Wires0

US May Get Tough With China

President Barack Obama's administration faces a deadline on Friday on whether to formally declare for the first time that China manipulates its currency, following an election-year vote in Congress to get tough with Beijing

12 October 2010 , 11:59Reuters0

Strict Rules for Regulators on Ties to the Oil Industry

The Obama administration on Tuesday ordered federal offshore-oil regulators to recuse themselves from official actions involving companies that employ their family members or close friends. It also placed new restrictions on regulators' oversight of companies they once worked for.

01 September 2010 , 12:24The Wall Street Journal0

BP Deposits $3 Billion in Spill Fund

WASHINGTON—BP PLC said Monday that it has made an initial deposit of $3 billion into a $20 billion spill-recovery fund.

10 August 2010 , 16:03Wall Street Journal0

Obama administration return to court to reinstate a six months deepwater oil drilling moratorium

The Obama administration heads to court on Thursday with a single goal -- to reinstate a six-month moratorium on deepwater oil drilling imposed in response to the BP Plc oil spill but blocked by a federal judge.

08 July 2010 , 09:24Jeremy PelofskyReuters0

Obama wants British Petroleum to pay all the damages from the oil catastrophe

President Barack Obama, seeking to counter an image of detached leadership of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, will demand on Wednesday that BP Plc set aside billions of dollars to pay damages from the catastrophe.

16 June 2010 , 09:32Reuters0

Obama's anger against BP pushes down shares of the British company

Shares in BP fell a further 5% on Tuesday after US President Barack Obama launched his most strident attack yet on the oil giant.

09 June 2010 , 08:50BBC News0

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