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Urals Receives Payment for Tanker Shipment
Wednesday, November 26, 2014 Russia-focused junior Urals Energy receives payment from Petraco Oil Company following a recent tanker shipment.
Cyprus Eyes Gas Exports to Egypt via Pipeline
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Cyprus and Egypt agree to accelerate talks on the potential export of Cypriot gas to Egypt once resources come on line.
Turkmenistan: Pipe Dreams Turning Real
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Being a landlocked country, Turkmenistan has focused on exporting gas to willing customers through ambitious pipeline networks – with many more in the offing.
US Senate Heads For Vote On Keystone XL Pipeline
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 Backers of the Keystone XL oil pipeline hope a vote in the US Senate late on Tuesday will send a bill clearing the way for the controversial project to President Obama.
Keystone XL Pipeline Bill Dies in Senate
Tuesday, November 18, 2014 A bill to force approval of the Keystone XL pipeline fails in the U.S. Senate, sparing President Barack Obama from having to veto legislation that several fellow Democrats supported.
Keystone U.S. Senate Vote Hangs in Balance after Obama Remarks
Monday, November 17, 2014 Keystone XL pipeline in the U.S. Senate scramble to gather votes to pass a bill that authorizes the project to help send Canadian oil to the U.S. Gulf, a task made harder after President Obama made his toughest com
Sinopec to Spend Billions to Handle Oil Pipeline Safety Problems
Monday, November 17, 2014 China's Sinopec pledges to spend $4.6 billion over three years to address safety concerns related to its oil pipelines.
In Keystone XL Debate, Obama's Warning on Oil Exports Rings Only Half True
Monday, November 17, 2014 President Barack Obama's sharpest criticism yet of Keystone XL this weekend included a controversial contention that the huge pipeline would be used to pump Canadian oil sands crude to global markets, not to U.S. refiners.
Energy Job Growth, Keystone XL Pipeline Support Strong in Polls
Friday, November 14, 2014 North Dakota voters see a strong connection between increased oil and gas production and job growth, and most respondents favor the Keystone XL pipeline project.
US House Votes To Approve Keystone XL Pipeline; Senate Prospects Unclear
Friday, November 14, 2014 The Republican-led US House of Representatives passes a bill that would approve construction of the Keystone XL pipeline, but prospects for the Senate approving the measure remain uncertain.
For House, 9th Pipeline Bill May Be The Charm
Thursday, November 13, 2014 The Republican-controlled House is on track to easily pass a bill Friday to approve the Keystone XL oil pipeline, and this time, the Senate may follow.
Bills To Approve Keystone pipeline Could Be Headed To US Senate, House
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Bills to take approval of the contentious Keystone XL pipeline from Canada out of the hands of the Obama administration could be headed for votes in the US Senate and House of Representatives.
Libya Fails To Restart El Sharara Oilfield Due To Blocked Pipeline
Wednesday, November 12, 2014 Libya abandons an attempt to restart production at the El Sharara oil field, one of the country's biggest, after a pipeline blockage, state-run NOC said.
Hungary Urges EU to Ensure Route for Azeri Gas to Central Europe
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 Hungary's prime minister urges the European Union to build gas pipeline interconnectors across borders to ensure gas from Azerbaijan reaches markets in central Europe.
Canada's Oliver: Remains Committed to Keystone Pipeline Project
Friday, November 07, 2014 Canada's Finance Minister Joe Oliver says the government remains committed to the Keystone XL pipeline project and that he believes "at the end of the day" it will gain approval.
Shell Says LNG Canada Project To Cost Up To $35.3B
Friday, November 07, 2014 Shell says the project to liquefy natural gas for export to Asia could cost as much as C$40 billion ($35.3 billion) when fully complete.
Technip Secures 5-Year Flexible Pipe Framework Deal with Petronas Carigali
Thursday, November 06, 2014 Technip secures a 5-year flexible pipe framework agreement with Petronas Carigali for the latter's projects in Malaysia.
Kerry Wants Keystone Pipeline Decision 'Sooner Rather Than Later'
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 US Secretary of State John Kerry says he would like to make a decision soon on TransCanada's Keystone XL crude oil pipeline.
Halliburton, Baker Hughes Buy More Sand, Railcars As Demand Piles Up
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 As fracking accelerates in North American shale fields, Halliburton and Baker Hughes are stockpiling sand to protect themselves against rising costs and are buying more railcars to transport the haul.
Israel's Tamar Group Looks to Sell Gas to Egypt via EMG Pipeline
Sunday, October 19, 2014 The partners in Israel's Tamar gas field are negotiating the sale of at least five billion cubic meters of gas over three years to customers in Egypt.
East Africa Neighbors Close To Picking Consultant For Oil Export Pipeline
Thursday, October 16, 2014 Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda are in the final stages of deciding on a consultant to oversee building a pipeline to pump oil to the coast for export, according to officials.
Russia's Transneft Says Halts Oil Flows Via Flawed ESPO Pipeline
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Russia's Transneft halts oil supplies via its ESPO pipeline until Friday due to work aimed at removing a 'flaw'.
Nikkei: Russia Proposes Building Natural Gas Pipeline to Japan
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Russia has proposed building a natural gas pipeline connecting fields in its far east with northern Japan, the Nikkei newspaper reports.
Santos GLNG Pipeline in Queensland Receives First Gas
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Santos GLNG feeds natural gas into its 260-mile gas transmission pipeline for the first time via its primary compressor station in the Fairview field in south-west Queensland, Australia.
Targa Resources and Affiliate to Buy Atlas Pipeline and Atlas Energy
Monday, October 13, 2014 Targa Resources is to buy Atlas Energy's midstream assets for $1.9 billion, while its Target Resources Partners unit will buy Atlas Pipeline Partners for $4 billion.
New Pipelines To Cost Kashagan Oil Project Up To $3.6B
Friday, October 10, 2014 Kashagan will have to spend another up to $3.6B to replace leaking oil and gas pipelines, which also could delay the restart of production, the Kazakh energy ministry said.
CNPC Gets Nod for China-Russia Gas Pipeline Design
Thursday, October 09, 2014 China National Petroleum Corp has received government approval for the design of the Chinese section of a giant pipeline that is due to ship $400 billion worth of Russian natural gas to China, the company says.
Company Official: Vietnam Oil Tanker Released by Pirates, 2 Sailors Injured
Thursday, October 09, 2014 Pirates that captured a Vietnamese oil tanker last week after it left Singapore have released the vessel, the company that owns the ship says.
SE Asia Authorities Search for Vietnamese Oil Tanker Amid Hijack Fears
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Maritime authorities across Southeast Asia are scouring the seas for a Vietnamese oil tanker, which has not been heard from for six days and is now feared to have been taken by pirates.
Government Approves EIA for the Arrow Bowen Pipeline in Australia
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Arrow Energy welcomes the federal government approval of the environmental impact assessment for the Arrow Bowen Pipeline in Australia.
JX Halts Marine Shipments at Several Refineries Due to Typhoon
Monday, October 06, 2014 Japanese oil refiner JX Holdings suspends marine shipments at several of its plants amid Typhoon Phanfone.
Republicans Craft 2015 Plan To Force Obama's Hand On Keystone
Wednesday, October 01, 2014 Republicans plan to put approval of the Keystone XL pipeline on a fast track if they win a US Senate majority in November, forcing President Obama to make a tough call on the controversial plan.
Enbridge Eyes Mainline Oil Pipe Expansion If Demand Strong
Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Enbridge says it may have to build new pipeline capacity from its Superior, Wisconsin, storage hub if oil shipments from Canada and the Bakken shale field of North Dakota keep expanding.