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1. News on Oil Prices
 18 September 2020 : Asian gasoil price falls below gasoline  {argusmedia.com}
Asian gasoil prices have fallen below gasoline for the first time in two years because of rising gasoil supplies . . .
 18 September 2020 : Another $3 reduction in gasoline, diesel prices  {loopjamaica.com}
Effective Thursday, and for a second consecutive week, motorists will be paying significantly less at the pumps for gasoline and diesel fuel . . .
 18 September 2020 : Fuel prices to remain unchanged in Sept  {profit.pakistantoday.com.pk}
The federal government on Thursday decided against increasing the prices of petrol and diesel till September 30 . . .
 18 September 2020 : Little change to Southland gas prices  {mynewsla.com}
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Los Angeles County dropped two-tenths of a cent Thursday to $3.218 . . .
 18 September 2020 : Tennessee gas prices tending downward  {lebanondemocrat.com}
The Tennessee gas price average continues to trend lower as Tropical Storm Sally moves toward the Gulf Coast . . .
 18 September 2020 : Petrol, diesel rates fall again as crude prices soften  {Economic Times}
Petrol and diesel prices in the country have fallen again in the wake of softening of global oil prices as an extended run of Covid-19 . . .
 18 September 2020 : Oil prices rise as Saudi Arabia keeps OPEC members in check  {oilprice.com}
Oil prices rose on Thursday in the third day of positive price movements for the commodity, as the market responds favorably to OPECs meeting chatter . . .
 17 September 2020 : Gas prices down $3.06, diesel down $3.00  {jamaica-gleaner.com}
The state-owned oil refinery, Petrojam, says E-10 87 will sell for $112.95 per litre and a litre of E-10 90 for $115.78 . . .
 17 September 2020 : Idaho gas prices for the week of September 16, 2020  {clearwatertribune.com}
Idaho gas prices have fallen 2.5 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.42/g today, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 802 stations . . .
 17 September 2020 : Oil steady as demand worries revive, crews return to U.S. Gulf rigs  {Reuters}
Oil prices were mixed in early trade on Thursday, just clinging to overnight gains, as concerns about weak fuel demand . . .
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2. Rig News
 18 September 2020 : Shelf Drilling opts out of jackup charter  {offshore-mag.com}
Shelf Drilling and an affiliate of China Merchants & Great Wall Ocean Strategy & Technology Fund will terminate a rig arrangement drawn up in February . . .
 18 September 2020 : Wyoming oil rig boom a matter of perspective  {buffalobulletin.com}
Wyomings rig count skyrocketed by the end of last week, with four operating — a significant turnaround from not so long ago . . .
 18 September 2020 : US oil and gas rig count up 6 at 293; Permian slightly slides...  {spglobal.com}
The US oil and gas rig count climbed six in the week ended Sept. 16 to an eight-week high 293, rig data provider Enverus said Sept. 17 . . .
 17 September 2020 : Ten Saskatchewan-based drilling rigs cut up for scrap  {weyburnreview.com}
Like a giant Tyrannosaurus Rex tearing through its prey, a 52-ton excavator equipped with large hydraulic shears tore . . .
 16 September 2020 : Seadrill to suspend debt payments as restructuring talks continue  {Reuters}
A group of Seadrill’s creditors have agreed to let the offshore drilling rig operator suspend interest payments this month . . .
 15 September 2020 : Well-Safe purchases second rig  {offshore-mag.com}
Well-Safe Solutions has acquired the harsh-environment jackup West Epsilon from Seadrill for an undisclosed amount . . .
 14 September 2020 : U.S. oil & gas rig count falls for the first time in four weeks...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
U.S. energy firms cut the number of oil and natural gas rigs operating for the first time in four weeks even as a rebound in crude prices . . .
 13 September 2020 : United States reports decline in operating drilling rigs  {menafn.com}
Baker Hughes, Houston-based oilfield services company, published data on Friday saying that the number of . . .
 12 September 2020 : Japan Drilling secures jackup contract from Mitsui Oil  {splash247.com}
Japan Drilling Company has been awarded a drilling contract by Mitsui Oil Exploration for the provision of jackup drilling rig . . .
 12 September 2020 : U.S. rig count falls as oil market uncertainty continues  {oilprice.com}
The total number of active oil and gas rigs decreased for the week by 2, with oil rigs falling by 1 and gas rigs falling by 1 . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 18 September 2020 : PPLs offshore expansion plan hit by liquidity crunch  {thenews.com.pk}
Circular debt-driven liquidity crunch in energy sector has frustrated the plan of Pakistan Petroleum Limited . . .
 18 September 2020 : Shell to resume oil and gas exploration in Alaska Arctic offshore  {spglobal.com}
Shell plans to resume oil and gas exploration in Alaskan Arctic offshore waters for the first time since 2015 . . .
 18 September 2020 : Africa Energy flags another S Africa offshore oil find  {argusmedia.com}
A prospect being drilled offshore South Africa is likely to contain more oil than an earlier discovery in the same region . . .
 17 September 2020 : EXR expands gas exploration at its giant Mongolian project  {finfeed.com}
Elixir Energy Limited has provided an update on operations in its 100% owned Nomgon IX coal bed methane PSC in the south Gobi region of Mongolia . . .
 17 September 2020 : Shell Offshore files plans to return to Alaskas North Slope  {adn.com}
Shell Offshore Inc. has applied to form the West Harrison Bay Unit in state waters just offshore from the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska . . .
 17 September 2020 : Oil firms of Italy, UK announce new gas discovery in Egypt  {africa.cgtn.com}
The Italian oil company Eni and British Petroleum announced on Wednesday a new gas discovery, estimated at 4 trillion cubic feet in Egypt . . .
 16 September 2020 : Upland Exploration announces record well result in the Denver...  {globenewswire.com}
Upland Exploration, Inc.has announced record initial production from its first Niobrara well from a planned seven-well pad recently completed in Weld County . . .
 16 September 2020 : Uys Udenna pursues oil exploration contracts  {bworldonline.com}
The Department of Energy on late Monday opened bids to explore various oil blocks in the country under the Philippine Conventional Energy Contracting Program . . .
 16 September 2020 : 88 Energy upgrades net pay from Charlie-1 well...  {fnarena.com}
88 Energy last week released a substantial upgrade to the Net Pay encountered on the Charlie-1 appraisal well . . .
 15 September 2020 : DOE clears bidders for oil exploration in WPS  {pna.gov.ph}
The Department of Energy has opened the bids submitted by parties interested to explore untapped energy resources . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 18 September 2020 : Crude oil futures fall on low demand  {deccanherald.com}
Crude oil futures fell 0.07 per cent to Rs 2,938 per barrel on Thursday as participants reduced their positions on low demand . . .
 18 September 2020 : IEA revises oil demand forecasts  {thenationonlineng.net}
Oil demand in the year will decline by 8.4 million barrels per day, according to the International Energy Agencys latest oil market report . . .
 15 September 2020 : Oil consumption in India will stop rising in five years...  {Economic Times}
Oil consumption in India will stop rising in five years, BP has said in its influential annual energy outlook . . .
 11 September 2020 : Carbon-neutral LNG to increase costs of natural gas production...  {spglobal.com}
The growing market for carbon-neutral LNG will add a price premium to LNG cargoes, thereby increasing the cost of LNG imports and consumption . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 18 September 2020 : Venezuelan oil production continues slump as Iran steps up cooperation  {venezuelanalysis.com}
The monthly figures from the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries place the country’s August production at 340,000 barrels per day . . .
 18 September 2020 : Oil eases as U.S. production returns after storm  {Reuters}
Oil prices drifted lower on Friday, pausing after three days of gains, as producers prepared to resume operations in the Gulf of Mexico . . .
 17 September 2020 : Libya: Oil production shutdown costs $9bn in 2020   {middleeastmonitor.com}
The closure of oil production in Libya has resulted in $9 billion in lost revenue since the start of the year, the Central Bank of Libya revealed . . .
 17 September 2020 : Hurricane Sally keeps 27.5% of U.S. Gulf oil production shut...  {Reuters}
Hurricane Sally’s slow progress across the Gulf of Mexico kept 27.5%, or 508,366 barrels per day . . .
 17 September 2020 : Imperial Oil restarts oilsands output from Kearl after pipeline leak  {naturalgasintel.com}
Production has resumed at Imperial Oil Ltd.s 220,000 b/d Kearl oilsands mine after Inter Pipeline Ltd. addressed a leak . . .
 17 September 2020 : Sakhalin Energy shuts biggest Sakhalin-2 platform for maintenance  {Economic Times}
Russias Sakhalin Energy said it has halted the Piltun-Astokhskaya-B offshore oil and gas production platform on Wednesday . . .
 17 September 2020 : Pennsylvania gas production up 11.4%...  {kallanishenergy.com}
Pennsylvania produced an all-time record high volume of natural gas in 2019, despite fewer wells being drilled that year . . .
 16 September 2020 : Premier Oil in talks with Chrysaor for refinancing alternative  {Reuters}
Premier Oil Plc said on Tuesday it was in talks with private-equity backed oil producer Chrysaor and several other parties on alternative deals . . .
 16 September 2020 : Petrobras in talks with SBM Offshore for largest oil production...  {oilandgas360.com}
Dutch FPSO provider SBM Offshore and Brazilian oil giant Petrobas are in talks for the charter of an FPSO vessel for operations on the Buzios field . . .
 16 September 2020 : Venezuelas PDVSA prepares to boost oil blending, imports Iranian diluents  {Reuters}
Venezuela’s state-run PDVSA is preparing to recover a portion of the oil output lost in recent months by boosting crude blending operations . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 18 September 2020 : LNG tanker queues develop on USGC as exporters ramp up production  {spglobal.com}
LNG tanker queues have begun to form on the US Gulf Coast this week, as three of the US major export facilities began ramping up production . . .
 18 September 2020 : Azerbaijans Jan-Aug oil exports via BTC pipeline fall 10% y/y  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Azeri oil exports through the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline via Georgia and Turkey fell by 10.3% year on year . . .
 18 September 2020 : Iraq ships more crude oil despite OPEC output cut pledge  {oilprice.com}
Iraq has shipped more crude oil abroad so far this month, tanker-tracking data compiled by Bloomberg showed . . .
 18 September 2020 : PowerChina eyes rail project to transport oil and gas...  {Reuters}
A Chinese energy company is in talks to build a billion-dollar railway in Argentina that would move crude oil and natural gas . . .
 17 September 2020 : Germany offered U.S. $1.2b to save Nord Stream 2  {oilprice.com}
Germany tried to dissuade the United States from following through on its threat to impose additional sanctions on the Russia-led gas pipeline project . . .
 16 September 2020 : Worlds first CNG terminal to come up in Gujarats Bhavnagar  {Economic Times}
The Gujarat Chief Minister Vijay Rupani on Tuesday said Bhavnagar will become the first Compressed Natural Gas terminal in the world . . .
 16 September 2020 : LNG-fuelled tankers to more than double by 2030 - Petronas exec  {Reuters}
The number of ships fuelled by liquefied natural gas is expected to more than double by 2030, driven by the shipping industrys desire to cut emissions . . .
 15 September 2020 : Glenfarne seeks five more years to build Louisiana Magnolia LNG export...  {Reuters}
Units of Glenfarne Group LLC and Kinder Morgan Inc asked federal regulators for five more years to complete the Magnolia LNG export plant . . .
 15 September 2020 : Indias oil and gas import to double by 2050...  {financialexpress.com}
The countrys oil and gas imports are expected to double by 2050 as overall energy demand grows while the dependence on coal reduces going forward . . .
 15 September 2020 : Argentina pitches pipeline to Brazil for Vaca Muerta shale gas  {Reuters}
Argentina is making a new push to pitch the building of a billion-dollar gas pipeline from its Vaca Muerta shale gas reserves to Brazil . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 18 September 2020 : Petrobras CEO says 11,000 employees to leave company by end-2021  {Reuters}
Approximately 11,000 employees of Brazilian state-run oil company Petrobras have accepted buyout packages and will leave the firm this year or next . . .
 17 September 2020 : BPs oil trading business estimated to return $2.5 billion a year  {oilprice.com}
Supermajor BP likely sees its return on average capital employed in its large oil trading business at around US$2.5 billion annually . . .
 14 September 2020 : Dow to sell U.S. Gulf Coast marine, terminal operations for $620 million  {Reuters}
Dow Inc DOW.N on Monday agreed to divest some of its U.S. Gulf Coast marine and terminal operations to a joint venture . . .
 2 September 2020 : ONGC June quarter profit dives 92% as oil...  {business-standard.com}
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp on Tuesday reported 92 per cent slump in its June quarter net profit after oil prices . . .
 1 September 2020 : Russias Gazprom says second quarter net profit halved...  {Reuters}
Russian natural gas giant Gazproms second-quarter net income more than halved year-on-year to 149.2 billion roubles . . .
 1 September 2020 : Oil, gas firms to post better margins in second half  {global.chinadaily.com.cn}
Chinas major oil and gas companies are expected to face fewer headwinds in the second half of this year . . .
 31 August 2020 : Africa Oil receives fourth dividend from its Nigerian asset  {finance.yahoo.com}
Africa Oil Corp. is pleased to announce that it has received its fourth dividend from Prime Oil and Gas B.V. . . .
 31 August 2020 : Cooper Energy posts $86 million loss  {indaily.com.au}
Adelaide-based oil and gas company Cooper Energy has reported a statutory net loss after tax of $86 million . . .
 31 August 2020 : Sinopec pushed into its first half-year loss by pandemic  {ft.com}
Sinopec, Chinas biggest oil refiner, posted its first ever loss over a half-year period, on the back of collapsing oil prices . . .
 30 August 2020 : ExxonMobil exit: Oil major ends nearly 100-year run at Dow  {businesstoday.in}
ExxonMobil is going to end its nearly 100-year run as the longest-serving component of the Dow Jones Industrial . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 17 September 2020 : Energean sells more Karish gas  {oedigital.com}
Mediterranean-focused oil and gas company Energean has signed agreements to sell more gas from its Karsih gas development off Israel . . .
 16 September 2020 : GE Shipping contracts to buy a Japanese built...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
The Great Eastern Shipping Company Limited signed a contract to buy a secondhand Very Large Gas Carrier of about 77,922 cbm . . .
 14 September 2020 : Tanzania, Uganda, ink deal on US$3.5b oil pipeline project  {macaubusiness.com}
Tanzania and Uganda signed an agreement Sunday to commence construction on a 1,445-kilometre oil pipeline through East Africa . . .
 12 September 2020 : Uganda, Total reach agreement bringing crude pipeline construction closer  {Reuters}
Uganda and Frances Total have reached an agreement that will bring the oil firm and its partners closer to starting construction of a crude pipeline . . .
 10 September 2020 : Turkey seeking better terms to renew gas supply contracts...  {Reuters}
Turkey expects gas suppliers to offer more competitive pricing and flexibility if they want to renew long-term contracts . . .
 9 September 2020 : Japan tried to broker oil barter deal between Iran, U.S.  {oilprice.com}
The Japanese government tried to melt the freeze between Washington and Tehran by proposing a swap deal involving Iranian oil and U.S. grain . . .
 7 September 2020 : State finds Delek Drilling violated Tamar gas agreement  {en.globes.co.il}
Delek Drilling and Noble Energy were found to have a conflict of interest because they can veto Tamar sales deals in favor of selling Leviathan gas . . .
 7 September 2020 : Schlumberger deal shows hope for battered oil services sector  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Sure, U.S. drilling and fracking activity remain near all-time lows, and the sector is drowning in red ink after a brutal second quarter . . .
 5 September 2020 : Nigeria issues tender for coveted crude term contracts  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
State-owned Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. is inviting local and international companies to submit bids to lift Nigerian crude and condensate over 2021 . . .
 4 September 2020 : Stena Drilling wins contract to decommission Kinsale gas fields  {irishtimes.com}
Stena Drilling, a division of ferry operator Stena Group, has won a multimillion euro contract to decommission one of the States largest gas fields . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 18 September 2020 : Dutch court freezes stake in Angolas former first family oil feud  {Reuters}
An Amsterdam court on Thursday froze a stake held by Exem Energy, a company owned by the husband of Angola’s former first daughter Isabel dos Santos . . .
 18 September 2020 : Romanias Fondul Proprietatea to sell 3% stake in OMV Petrom  {seenews.co}
Romanian investment fund Fondul Proprietatea said it has increased the stake it plans to sell in oil and gas group OMV Petrom . . .
 17 September 2020 : Abu Dhabi takes $615 million stake in U.S. LNG exporter  {bloombergquint.com}
Abu Dhabis main sovereign wealth fund disclosed a 5.1% stake in Cheniere Energy Inc., the largest U.S. exporter of liquefied natural gas . . .
 17 September 2020 : Petrobras offering stake in gas-prone block offshore Colombia  {offshore-mag.com}
Petrobras has started the binding phase of the sale of its 44% operated interest in Tayrona block in the deepwater Guajira basin offshore northeast Colombia . . .
 17 September 2020 : Finlands Neste sells stake in troubled Swedish refiner Nynas...  {spglobal.com}
Finlands Neste is selling its 49.99% stake in bitumen and specialist oil refiner Nynas to Dubai-based company Bitumina, it said Sept 16 . . .
 17 September 2020 : EQT bids for Chevron U.S. shale-gas assets in Appalachia - sources  {Reuters}
EQT Corp, the largest U.S. natural gas producer by volume, has placed a bid on Chevron Corps Appalachia gas properties and a pipeline stake . . .
 16 September 2020 : Israel approves Chevron deal for Noble  {energyvoice.com}
Israeli Minister of Energy Yuval Stenitz noted the US super-major’s worldwide interests and operations . . .
 16 September 2020 : BPCL may buyout Oman Oil stake in Bina refinery before its sale  {Economic Times}
Sale-bound Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd may buy out the entire stake of OQ, the erstwhile Oman Oil Company . . .
 15 September 2020 : Petrobras starts binding stage for stake sales in 25 MW...  {renewablesnow.com}
Brazilian state-controlled oil and gas company Petroleo Brasileiro SA, or Petrobras, on Friday said . . .
 15 September 2020 : UAEs ADNOC raises $1 bil from institutional placement of shares...  {spglobal.com}
Abu Dhabi National Oil Co., the UAEs biggest energy producer, has raised $1 billion from institutional placement of 10% of shares . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 18 September 2020 : Japan sending team to probe Mauritius ship grounding  {Reuters}
Japan said on Friday it will send a five-person team to Mauritius to investigate the grounding of a Japanese-owned ship off the country’s coast . . .
 18 September 2020 : Shell recorded 46.6 per cent reduction in oil spills in 2019  {theeagleonline.com.ng}
Shell Petroleum Development Company of Nigeria Limited has said it reduced operational spills to the lowest levels in 2019 . . .
 17 September 2020 : MbPT to upgrade its oil spill contingency plan for Mumbai...  {hindustantimes.com}
Following the devastating oil spill in Mauritius, called the country’s worst ecological disaster, authorities in Mumbai . . .
 16 September 2020 : Evac to install growth prevention system on oil spill...  {ship-technology.com}
Evac will install its Cathelco marine growth prevention system on the multi-purpose oil spill response vessel built for Kuwait Oil . . .
 15 September 2020 : Pennsylvania orders Sunoco to reroute section of Mariner East 2 NGL pipe  {Reuters}
Pennsylvania environmental regulators ordered Energy Transfer LP’s Sunoco Pipeline unit to reroute a section of the Mariner East 2 natural gas . . .
 13 September 2020 : Japanese ship operator to put $9.4m toward Mauritius...  {voanews.com}
The operator of a Japanese-owned bulk carrier that crashed into a reef in late July, causing a widespread oil . . .
 13 September 2020 : Thousands march in Mauritius to protest disastrous oil spill  {pbs.org}
Thousands of people protested in Mauritius again Saturday over the government’s handling of an offshore oil . . .
 13 September 2020 : Venezuela's PDVSA confirms oil leak into sea...  {marketscreener.com}
Venezuela's state-owned oil company PDVSA on Saturday confirmed an oil leak from an oil line and a gas pipeline into . . .
 12 September 2020 : Nornickel says it collected more than 90% of fuel leaked by Arctic spill...  {Reuters}
Russias Norilsk Nickel said on Friday that it had collected more than 90% of fuel leaked into rivers during its Arctic fuel spill earlier this year . . .
 12 September 2020 : Shipping authority lists causes of Mauritius oil spill  {aa.com.tr}
A shipping authority on Friday released a list of factors that caused a Japanese bulk carrier to hit a coral reef and cause an oil spill . . .
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11. OPEC News
 18 September 2020 : Opec+ pushes back compensation deadline...  {argusmedia.com}
Opec+ members that exceeded their crude production quotas in recent months are being given until the end of the year to compensate . . .
 18 September 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stands at $41.29 a barrel Wednesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$41.29 a barrel on Wednesday, compared with $39.35 the previous day . . .
 17 September 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $39.35 a barrel Tuesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$39.35 a barrel on Tuesday, 15th September 2020, compared with $38.96 the previous day . . .
 17 September 2020 : OPEC hinges oil demand recovery on Chinas consumption as prices drop  {guardian.ng}
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries has said oil demand growth in China is currently the only certainty for rebound . . .
 17 September 2020 : OPEC+ complied 101% with oil production cuts in August  {oilprice.com}
The OPEC+ coalition saw its overall compliance rate with the production cuts at around 101 percent in August . . .
 17 September 2020 : As OPEC+ meets this week, UAE emerges as main laggard  {Reuters}
The United Arab Emirates has emerged as a major laggard in delivering oil output cuts in August, figures used by OPEC+ showed on Wednesday . . .
 16 September 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $38.96 a barrel Monday  {urdupoint.com}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$38.96 a barrel on Monday, 14th September 2020, compared with $39.37 the previous Friday . . .
 15 September 2020 : Iran says it supports OPEC as long as its interests are protected  {Reuters}
Iran supports the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries as long as the group protects Iranian interests alongside other members . . .
 15 September 2020 : OPEC+ Sept meeting unlikely to advocate deeper oil output cuts...  {Reuters}
OPEC and allies such as Russia are unlikely to announce further curbs to oil output this week despite a price drop, sources told Reuters . . .
 15 September 2020 : OPEC cuts oil demand forecast for 2020, again  {oilprice.com}
OPEC revised down by another 400,000 bpd its forecast for global oil demand this year, expecting consumption to shrink by 9.5 million bpd over 2019 . . .
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12. General Oil News
 17 September 2020 : The oil sector could face even more distress during...  {cnbc.com}
Oil prices have plunged during the pandemic and the sectors crisis could get worse as new investments are unlikely to flow in . . .
 16 September 2020 : Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan mull oil, gas cooperation  {menafn.com}
Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan have discussed the prospects of cooperation in all directions of oil and gas industry . . .
 16 September 2020 : Brazils Petrobras restarts trade with major oil traders  {oilprice.com}
Petrobras is resuming oil trade with the world’s top commodity trading houses Vitol, Trafigura, and Glencore . . .
 15 September 2020 : Foreign investments in Egypts public oil sector reach $2.2bn  {arabnews.com}
A government source has estimated that the total expected foreign investment in Egypts oil and natural gas sector during the current fiscal year . . .
 14 September 2020 : Pakistans petrol crisis of June 2020  {tribune.com.pk}
On July 21, the Islamabad Policy Institute issued a report titled The petrol crisis of June 2020 . . .
 14 September 2020 : Current market factors impacting economic performance...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
We have seen oil prices go up and down, up and down over the 100 years my family has been in the oil business . . .
 14 September 2020 : Greenpeace occupies Swedish oil refinery over expansion plans  {dw.com}
A temporary Greenpeace blockade of Swedens largest oil port has culminated in six arrests. Activists scaled harbor cranes at Brotjorden . . .
 14 September 2020 : After three months, Assam oil well fire, gas leakage largely tamed…  {weather.com}
The raging oil well fire in Assam which continued for more than three months has been primarily controlled . . .
 13 September 2020 : India : Andhra Pradesh hikes VAT on natural gas  {Times of India}
In a bid to fill the gap between revenue collections and expenditure, the state government has hiked . . .
 13 September 2020 : US says Libyan commander agrees to lift oil blockade   {stripes.com}
The U.S. Embassy in Libya said Libyan commander Khalifa Hifter agreed to reopen key oil fields and terminals no . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 18 September 2020 : Biofuels association Ewaba calls for B10 standard  {argusmedia.com}
The European Commission should replace B7 diesel blends with a higher B10 diesel standard grade across Europe to support the EUs climate mitigation policies . . .
 18 September 2020 : Sweden becomes a frontrunner in sustainable aviation  {biofuels-news.com}
Sweden has an ambitious target of being fossil-free by 2045 and as part of the initiative, the Swedish Government plans . . .
 18 September 2020 : European ethanol industry launches new E10 consumer resource  {ethanolproducer.com}
E10info.eu, a new online resource for consumer information about the widely available E10 fuel blend, launched on Sept. 17 . . .
 17 September 2020 : Novozymes launches Fibrex platform for corn fiber-to-ethanol  {ethanolproducer.com}
Novozymes today announced the launch of Fiberex, a comprehensive platform based on novel enzymes and yeast strains to convert corn fiber into ethanol . . .
 17 September 2020 : LanzaTech: Advanced biofuel facility gets green light in India  {ethanolproducer.com}
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Ltd., a leading Indian refining company based in Mangalore, is planning to install a second generation ethanol facility . . .
 17 September 2020 : French gasoline rebound takes ethanol demand to record  {argusmedia.com}
A strong rebound in French gasoline demand in July has sent road ethanol consumption to record highs, after Covid-19 movement restrictions were eased . . .
 17 September 2020 : EPA keeps rules on ethanol blending  {nwaonline.com}
Federal regulators on Monday handed a victory to corn farmers and the renewable fuels industry by refusing to allow a group of petroleum refiners . . .
 17 September 2020 : Prometheus Fuels licenses ORNL ethanol-to-jet-fuel process  {ethanolproducer.com}
Prometheus Fuels has licensed an ethanol-to-jet-fuel conversion process developed by researchers at the Department of Energys Oak Ridge National Laboratory . . .
 17 September 2020 : Novozymes launches Fibrex platform for corn fiber-to-ethanol  {ethanolproducer.com}
Novozymes today announced the launch of Fiberex, a comprehensive platform based on novel enzymes and yeast strains to convert corn fiber into ethanol . . .
 17 September 2020 : EIA: Ethanol production down 2%, stocks fall by 1%  {ethanolproducer.com}
U.S. ethanol production fell by nearly 2 percent the week ending Sept. 11 while weekly ending stocks of fuel ethanol fell by 1 percent . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 The Montney & Duvernay Shale Water Management 2020 :    From 21st September to 22nd September 2020 at Alberta. Map
 Western Canada Shale Water Management 2020 :    From 21st September to 22nd September 2020 at Calgary, Alberta. Map
 2nd CEE Small-Scale LNG Forum :    From 22nd September to 23rd September 2020 at Warsaw . Map
 Canadian Crude-By-Rail 2020 :    From 23rd September to 24th September 2020 at Alberta. Map
 ACI’s 9th Annual Gasification Summit :    From 23rd September to 24th September 2020 at Lyon. Map
 Petrochemical and Refining Congress Europe 2020 (PRC Europe 2020) :    From 28th September to 30th September 2020 at Vienna. Map
 4th Annual Canadian Artificial Lift 2020 Exhibition and Conference :    From 28th September to 29th September 2020 at Calgary . Map
 World Congress on Oil and Gas Engineering :    From 28th September to 29th September 2020 at Webinar. Map
 Envirotech USA :    From 29th September to 30th September 2020 at Miami. Map
 Sugar & Ethanol Asia :    From 29th September to 1st October 2020 at Bangkok. Map
 8th European Bulk Liquid Storage Summit :    From 30th September to 1st October 2020 at Cartagena. Map
 Operational Excellence in Shipping Forum :    From 2nd October to 2nd October 2020 at Athens. Map
 Malta Maritime Summit 2020 :    From 5th October to 9th October 2020 at Valletta. Map
 US Biogas Virtual :    From 5th October to 6th October 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
 EPOCH 2020 :    From 5th October to 6th October 2020 at Online. Map
 Seatrade Cruise Virtual :    From 5th October to 8th October 2020 at Virtual Event . Map
 20th Annual Arctic Oil & Gas Symposium :    From 6th October to 7th October 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
 Canadian Well Site Automation 2020 :    From 6th October to 7th October 2020 at Calgary, Alberta. Map
 Malaysia Oil & Gas Services Exhibition and Conference (MOGSEC 2020) :    From 6th October to 9th October 2020 at Kuala Lumpur. Map
 21st Singapore International Bunkering Conference and Exhibition :    From 6th October to 9th October 2020 at Singapore. Map
 IADC Contracts & Risk Management Conference :    From 6th October to 7th October 2020 at Houston. Map
 AOW Virtual (Africa Oil Week) :    From 7th October to 8th October 2020 at Virtual event. Map
 Timor Leste Oil & Gas Summit 2020 :    From 8th October to 9th October 2020 at Dili. Map
 5th Annual Canadian Frac Sand 2020 Exhibition and Conference :    From 8th October to 9th October 2020 at Calgary. Map
 Biogas Development Forum :    From 12th October to 12th October 2020 at Amsterdam. Map
 Floating LNG Global 2020 :    From 12th October to 13th October 2020 at Amsterdam. Map
 Flame 2020 :    From 12th October to 13th October 2020 at Amsterdam. Map
 PRC Russia & CIS 2020 - Petrochemical and Refining Congress :    From 12th October to 13th October 2020 at Saint-Petersburg. Map
 SPE Russian Petroleum Technology Conference :    From 12th October to 14th October 2020 at Moscow. Map
 LNG Global Congress (LNGgc) :    From 12th October to 14th October 2020 at Virtual Conference. Map
 2020 API Storage Tank Conference & Expo :    From 12th October to 15th October 2020 at Nashville. Map
 IADC International Well Control 2020 Conference & Exhibition :    From 13th October to 14th October 2020 at Oslo. Map
 CMA Shipping :    From 14th October to 16th October 2020 at Connecticut. Map
 Angola Oil & Gas 2020 :    From 14th October to 15th October 2020 at Luanda. Map
 12th Prefabrication & Modular Construction Asia Summit :    From 19th October to 22nd October 2020 at Online. Map
 Smart Maritime Network Athens Conference :    From 20th October to 20th October 2020 at Vouliagmeni . Map
 SPE Asia Pacific Oil & Gas Conference and Exhibition :    From 20th October to 22nd October 2020 at Perth. Map
 Iraq Petroleum 2020 :    From 20th October to 21st October 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
 24th Annual Condensate & Naphtha Forum :    From 21st October to 22nd October 2020 at Virtual Conference (SGT time zone). Map
 14th BioPlastics Market Summit :    From 21st October to 22nd October 2020 at Bangkok. Map
 35th International Scientific and Expert Meeting of Gas Professionals :    From 21st October to 23rd October 2020 at Opatija. Map
 Oil & Gas Vietnam (OGAV) 2020 :    From 21st October to 23rd October 2020 at Vung Tau City . Map
 27th HR & Crew Management Conference :    From 21st October to 22nd October 2020 at London. Map
 17th Carbon Dioxide Utilisation Summit :    From 21st October to 22nd October 2020 at Brussels . Map
 Russia & CIS Gas & Petrochemicals Technology Conference, GPTC :    From 26th October to 27th October 2020 at Moscow. Map
 Singapore International Energy Week 2020 (SIEW) :    From 26th October to 30th October 2020 at Singapore. Map
 Offshore Energy Exhibition & Conference 2020 :    From 27th October to 29th October 2020 at Amsterdam. Map
 Marintec South America :    From 27th October to 29th October 2020 at Rio de Janeiro. Map
 Oil & Gas Pipeline Integrity & Data Utilization Solutions: Mega Rule Compliance 2020 :    From 27th October to 28th October 2020 at Houston. Map
 Arctic Shipping Forum :    From 27th October to 30th October 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
 2nd Russia & CIS Catalyst Technology Conference ( RU-CAT 2020) :    From 28th October to 30th October 2020 at Moscow. Map
 Biogas USA 2020 Conference :    From 28th October to 29th October 2020 at Virtual Conference. Map
 Russia & CIS Bottom of the Barrel Technology Conference & Exhibition, BBTC :    From 28th October to 29th October 2020 at Moscow. Map
 Russia & CIS Refining Technology Conference & Exhibition, RRTC :    From 29th October to 30th October 2020 at Moscow. Map
 6th Annual Production Chemicals Optimization 2020 :    From 29th October to 30th October 2020 at Virtual Event . Map
 Global Liner Shipping :    From 2nd November to 4th November 2020 at Hamburg . Map
 World Bio Markets 2020 :    From 2nd November to 4th November 2020 at Amsterdam. Map
 SPE International Hydraulic Fracturing Technology Conference and Exhibition :    From 3rd November to 5th November 2020 at Muscat. Map
 World Ethanol & Biofuels :    From 3rd November to 5th November 2020 at Brussels. Map
 11th Biomass Pellets Trade & Power :    From 4th November to 6th November 2020 at Virtual Event . Map
 5th CWC World LNG Bunkering Summit :    From 4th November to 5th November 2020 at Hamburg. Map
 20th Mare Forum Shipfinance 2020 :    From 4th November to 4th November 2020 at Rotterdam. Map
 2nd Annual Marine Fuels 360 :    From 4th November to 6th November 2020 at Zhoushan. Map
 European E-Fuels Conference :    From 4th November to 5th November 2020 at Hamburg . Map
 Digitalised Smart Ports Conference :    From 4th November to 5th November 2020 at London. Map
 15th LNG Supplies for Asian Markets 2020 (LNGA 2020) :    From 5th November to 6th November 2020 at Virtual Conference. Map
 Future Shipping Asia Summit 2020 :    From 5th November to 6th November 2020 at Guangzhou. Map
 US-Mexico Natural Gas Forum :    From 9th November to 11th November 2020 at San Antonio. Map
 North American Crude-By-Rail 2020 :    From 9th November to 10th November 2020 at North Dakota. Map
 Asia Technology Forum for Refining & Petrochemicals (ASIA-TECH 2020) :    From 10th November to 12th November 2020 at Online. Map
 Green Energy Future South Korea 2020 :    From 10th November to 11th November 2020 at Seoul. Map
 Lukoil 2020 :    From 10th November to 11th November 2020 at Nizhny Novgorod. Map
 Madrid LNG & Shipping Forum :    From 11th November to 12th November 2020 at Virtual Conference. Map
 RPW (Refining & Petrochemicals World) Asia 2020 :    From 11th November to 12th November 2020 at Bali. Map
 Gas Shipping Virtual :    From 11th November to 11th November 2020 at Virtual Conference. Map
 IADC International Tax Seminar :    From 12th November to 13th November 2020 at San Antonio. Map
 11th China International Pipeline Conference & Exhibition :    From 12th November to 14th November 2020 at Langfang. Map
 Bakken Shale Water Management 2020 Exhibition and Conference :    From 12th November to 13th November 2020 at Williston ND. Map
 28th Annual Middle East Petroleum & Gas Conference :    From 16th November to 17th November 2020 at Virtual Event . Map
 Transportation Oil and Gas Congress - TOGC 2020 :    From 16th November to 17th November 2020 at Milan. Map
 5th Annual Refrac Wells 2020 :    From 16th November to 17th November 2020 at Texas. Map
 Argentina Artificial Lift 2020 :    From 16th November to 17th November 2020 at Buenos Aires. Map
 NG Oil and Gas Summit :    From 16th November to 18th November 2020 at Houston. Map
 Mexican Energy Forum 2020 :    From 17th November to 18th November 2020 at Mexico City . Map
 The 18th CWC World LNG & Gas Series: Americas Summit & Exhibition :    From 17th November to 18th November 2020 at Lake Charles. Map
 South America Assembly :    From 17th November to 19th November 2020 at Miami. Map
 Asian Logistics, Maritime and Aviation Conference (ALMAC) :    From 17th November to 18th November 2020 at Hong Kong. Map
 Kurdistan Iraq Economic Forum :    From 17th November to 18th November 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 Oil Movement, Storage and Troubleshooting :   From 20th September to 24th September 2020  at  Dubai. Map
 Advanced Maintenance and Reliability Management :   From 21st September to 23rd September 2020  at  Bangkok. Map
 TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer Safety Instrumented Systems: FS Engineering (TÜV Rheinland) SIS :   From 21st September to 24th September 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Best Practices in Heavy Transport and Lifting, Emphasizing Safety :   From 22nd September to 24th September 2020  at  Dubai. Map
 Refining Economics: A 3-Day Course :   From 23rd September to 29th September 2020  at  Virtual. Map
 Advanced Maintenance and Reliability Management (Kuala Lumpur) :   From 23rd September to 25th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Advanced Basin Analysis Africa :   From 23rd September to 25th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 A Multi-Day Virtual Course on Refining Economics :   From 23rd September to 29th September 2020  at  Online . Map
 Integrated Petrophysics for Carbonate & Fractured Reservoirs :   From 25th September to 27th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Loading Master for Oil, LNG Gas and Petrochemical Terminals :   From 27th September to 1st October 2020  at  Dubai. Map
 API 510 Training - Pressure Vessel Inspector Course (Bandung) :   From 28th September to 2nd October 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 BunkerExperience Rotterdam :   From 28th September to 1st October 2020  at  Vlaardingen . Map
 Gas & LNG Markets, Contracts & Pricing :   From 28th September to 2nd October 2020  at  Port of Spain. Map
 Advanced Maintenance and Reliability Management - Bangkok :   From 28th September to 30th September 2020  at  Bangkok. Map
 Managing International EPC Contracts in Global Power Industry :   From 28th September to 30th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 ASME B31.3 Piping, Construction, Inspection, Maintenance, Repair & Integrity Assessment & Re-rating :   From 28th September to 30th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 API 579 Training - Fitness For Service (Malaysia) :   From 28th September to 2nd October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 ASME PCC-2 (Repair of Pressure Equipment) :   From 5th October to 7th October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Advanced Shutdown Turnaround and Start-up :   From 5th October to 7th October 2020  at  Qatar. Map
 API 653 Training - Tank Inspection, Repair, Alteration, and Reconstruction (Bandung) :   From 5th October to 9th October 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 Production Sharing Contracts (A 3-day PSC Virtual Course) :   From 6th October to 8th October 2020  at  Virtual. Map
 Emergency Response and Crisis Management :   From 7th October to 9th October 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Public Private Partnership : Financing, Projects and Contracts : Dubai :   From 11th October to 15th October 2020  at  Dubai. Map
 Emergency Response and Crisis Management - (Kuala Lumpur) :   From 12th October to 14th October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer Safety Instrumented Systems: FS Engineering (TÜV Rheinland) SIS :   From 19th October to 22nd October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Gasoline & Diesel Blending: A 3 Day Course :   From 21st October to 23rd October 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Advanced Basin Analysis Masterclass :   From 21st October to 23rd October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Regional Masterclass on Production Sharing Contracts :   From 21st October to 23rd October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 2020 Bunker Fuel Blending - A 2 Day Course :   From 26th October to 27th October 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 API 936 Refractory Inspection Code :   From 26th October to 28th October 2020  at  Bangkok. Map
 Direct Fired Heaters: Their Design & Operations :   From 26th October to 28th October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 LNG Fundamentals :   From 27th October to 29th October 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 A 2 Day Virtual Course on Natural Gas & LNG Dynamics :   From 27th October to 28th October 2020  at  Virtual / Online Training. Map
 Best Practises in Heavy Transport and Lifting, Emphasizing Safety :   From 28th October to 30th October 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 API 580 and 581 Training - Risk-Based Inspection & Base Resource Document :   From 2nd November to 6th November 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 ASME PCC-2 (Repair of Pressure Equipment) :   From 2nd November to 4th November 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 Integrated Petrophysics for Reservoir Characterisation :   From 2nd November to 4th November 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Best Practices in HSE Management :   From 2nd November to 4th November 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Pacific Gas Insiders - A 2-Day Executive Insiders Briefing by FGE (PGI 2020) :   From 3rd November to 4th November 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer Process Hazard and Risk Analysis: FS Engineer (TÜV Rheinland) PH&RA :   From 4th November to 8th November 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties :   From 9th November to 13th November 2020  at  Calgary. Map
 Project Finance & Project Financial Modelling (Johannesburg) :   From 9th November to 13th November 2020  at  Johannesburg. Map
 Best Practices in Heavy Transport and Lifting, Emphasizing Safety :   From 9th November to 11th November 2020  at  Dubai. Map
 Introduction to Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) :   From 9th November to 11th November 2020  at  live learning. Map
 Root Cause Analysis ( Kuala Lumpur) :   From 10th November to 13th November 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 ISO 55000 - Asset Management International Standard :   From 11th November to 13th November 2020  at   Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Root Cause Analysis :   From 17th November to 20th November 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 Integrated Methods for Offshore LNG Transfer – Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) :   From 17th November to 20th November 2020  at  Online . Map
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