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1. News on Oil Prices
 6 July 2020 : Asian LNG prices stable as oversupply continues  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Asian spot liquefied natural gas prices were stable this week, with demand still sluggish in an oversupplied market . . .
 6 July 2020 : Australia 18th in wholesale gas prices  {pipeliner.com.au}
A new survey from the International Gas Union reports Australias average wholesale gas price was US$5.58/MMBTU last year . . .
 6 July 2020 : Little change to San Diego County gas prices  {timesofsandiego.com}
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in San Diego County decreased by one-tenth of a cent Sunday to $3.108 . . .
 6 July 2020 : Fuel price: Petrol, diesel prices unchanged for sixth straight day  {Economic Times}
Prices of the transportation fuel have had a pause after rising to record levels in 28 days after the oil marketing companies resumed the daily price revision system . . .
 6 July 2020 : Riverside County gas prices up slightly  {mynewsla.com}
The average price of a gallon of self-serve regular gasoline in Riverside County rose six-tenths of a cent Sunday to $3.061 . . .
 6 July 2020 : Oil prices mixed as coronavirus spike casts shadow over US demand  {hindustantimes.com}
Oil prices offered up a mixed market snapshot on Monday, with Brent crude edging higher, supported by tighter supplies . . .
 5 July 2020 : Gasoline, kerosene prices may roll back July 7  {mb.com.ph}
The prices of gasoline and kerosene products are expected roll back next week, while diesel price may not change. Based on . . .
 5 July 2020 : Independence Day gas price average below $2 for...  {everythinglubbock.com}
The Independence Day gas price average in the Lone Star State is below $2 per gallon for the first time in 16 years, according . . .
 5 July 2020 : Gas prices increasing as price of oil remains below...  {edmontonjournal.com}
Albertans are beginning to pay more at the pump after a Saudi-Russia price war and the COVID-19 pandemic bottomed out . . .
 4 July 2020 : Fuel prices July 4-10: RON97, RON95 down four sen...  {thestar.com.my}
The Finance Ministry in a statement on Friday, said the price of RON97 will be priced at RM1.95 per litre, down four sen from RM1.99 per litre previously . . .
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2. Rig News
 6 July 2020 : Icon Offshore moves to expand offshore business with rig...  {splash247.com}
Malaysian offshore vessel operator Icon Offshore is looking to acquire a subsidiary of Perisai Petroleum that owns the jackup rig Perisai Pacific 101 . . .
 5 July 2020 : Iran self-sufficient in repairing offshore drilling rigs  {mehrnews.com}
According to Majid Oji, there are 300-feet-drilling rigs in the oil and gas fields in the Persian Gulf and Oman Sea, run by . . .
 4 July 2020 : Borr Drilling regains NYSE listing compliance  {oedigital.com}
Jack-up drilling rig specialist Borr Drilling has regained compliance with the continued listing standard on the New York Stock Exchange, avoiding delisting risk . . .
 4 July 2020 : Eni to pay $185m to settle Transocean drilling rig dispute  {oedigital.com}
Offshore drilling company Transocean and Italian oil and gas firm Eni have settled a long-standing dispute over a drilling contract . . .
 4 July 2020 : LLOG charters Transocean rig for Shenandoah drilling  {oedigital.com}
U.S. oil company LLOG has chartered a Transocean drilling rig for the drilling of wells at the Shenandoah project in the Gulf of Mexico . . .
 4 July 2020 : Odfjell semisub mobilizing to South Africa  {offshore-mag.com}
The Odfjell Drilling semisubmersible Deepsea Stavanger has departed Bergen, Norway for South Africa to start a multi-well drilling program . . .
 4 July 2020 : Total sends drilling rig to South Africa to capitalize on previous success  {oilprice.com}
French oil giant Total SA has sent a drilling rig to South Africa in the hopes of duplicating its massive find there last February . . .
 3 July 2020 : Judge fines Greenpeace £80,000 over North Sea oil rig occupation  {theguardian.com}
Greenpeace has been fined £80,000 after a Scottish court found it guilty of the wilful defiance of a court order banning it from occupying a . . .
 3 July 2020 : US oil rig count falls for 16th consecutive week   {aa.com.tr}
The oil rig count in the US has declined for the sixteenth consecutive week, according to the latest data released by oilfield services company . . .
 3 July 2020 : US oil & gas rig count hits record low for 9th week: Baker Hughes  {Economic Times}
US energy firms cut the number of oil and natural gas rigs operating to a record low for a ninth week in a row although the reductions have . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 6 July 2020 : Eni makes new gas discovery offshore Egypt  {tradearabia.com}
Eni, as the operator of the block, BP and Total as contractor members have drilled the first exploration well in the North El Hammad license . . .
 5 July 2020 : French giant looks for more oil off SA  {biznews.com}
Total SA has deployed a rig to South Africa to look for more oil near a massive discovery, in a rare example of exploration in . . .
 4 July 2020 : Neptune Energy confirms hydrocarbon discovery at Dugong well  {energyvoice.com}
Neptune Energy and its partners today announced the discovery of hydrocarbons at the Dugong well in the Norwegian sector of the North Sea . . .
 3 July 2020 : Eni discovers new gas discovery in Mediterranean Sea offshore...  {oilreviewmiddleeast.com}
The discovery is located at a water depth of 22 metres, 11km from the coast and 12km north-west from the Nooros field and about one . . .
 3 July 2020 : Maersk Drilling bags well exploration contract from Petronas  {steelguru.com}
Maersk Drilling has secured a contract for the semi-submersible rig Mærsk Developer which will be employed by PETRONAS Suriname Exploration & . . .
 2 July 2020 : Gazprom Neft, LUKOIL & Tatneft JV to develop oil reserves...  {steelguru.com}
Gazprom Neft, LUKOIL and Tatneft have closed a transaction on establishing a joint venture for the exploration and production . . .
 2 July 2020 : Twelve bids received for fifth round of...  {constructionweekonline.in}
The fifth round under the Open Acreage Licensing Policy has received 12 bids for 11 areas on offer. Of these, 10 of them have received single bids . . .
 2 July 2020 : Three OIL exploration proposals up for consideration...  {downtoearth.org.in}
Three proposals for environmental clearance by Oil India Ltd in Assam, including one in Tinsukia district, are up for consideration . . .
 2 July 2020 : Eni announces gas discovery off Egyptian coast in the...  {english.ahram.org.eg}
Italian oil company Eni announced on Wednesday that it has made a new gas discovery off the coast of the Egyptian Nile Delta . . .
 2 July 2020 : ONGC, OIL top bidders for 11 oil, gas blocks  {moneycontrol.com}
Indias latest oil and gas block bid round attracted only 12 bids for the 11 areas on offer, with 10 of them getting single bids . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 6 July 2020 : Modelling a second Covid-19 wave: Oil demand in 2020...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
As the number of confirmed new Covid-19 cases surges to new global highs of beyond 200,000 per day, a second wave of the pandemic is increasingly . . .
 6 July 2020 : Crude oil can hit $50/bbl in 2021; gas demand to pick up...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Despite the pick-up in economic activity around the globe after lockdowns triggered by the Covid-19 pandemic . . .
 29 June 2020 : The worlds top 10 oil producers and consumers  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Oil accounts for a third of the worlds energy consumption. That is the greatest share for any category of energy . . .
 25 June 2020 : US petrol consumption jumps as Americans hit the road  {ft.com}
US petrol consumption jumped last week, as coronavirus lockdowns continued to ease and American motorists returned to the roads . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 6 July 2020 : UK calls for end of oil blockade in Libya, reaffirms support...  {spglobal.com}
The UK has called for an end to the oil blockade in Libya and reaffirmed its support for state-owned oil producer National Oil Corp . . .
 6 July 2020 : Zambezi Gas aims at double output  {chronicle.co.zw}
Matabeleland North-based coal mining company, Zambezi Gas plans to double output to 200 000 tonnes in the next three months . . .
 5 July 2020 : UK calls for resumption of Libyan oil production  {ibyaobserver.ly}
The embassy of the United Kingdom said in a statement on Saturday it was concerned by the ongoing oil blockade and . . .
 5 July 2020 : Oil production in Russia declined for the half-year by 4.9%  {thetimeshub.in}
The volume of oil and gas condensate in Russia in the first half of 2020 decreased by 4.9% compared to the same period of . . .
 4 July 2020 : Kuwait, Saudi Arabia restart production at Khafji field  {middleeastmonitor.com}
Production has resumed at the Al-Khafji joint oil field located in the neutral zone between Kuwait and Saudi Arabia . . .
 4 July 2020 : North Slope production ramps up as ConocoPhillips eases...  {frontiersman.com}
North Slope oil operators are ratcheting up production again after cutting back in May and June due to market conditions . . .
 4 July 2020 : Petrobras considers LNG units for pre-salts natural gas -executive  {Reuters}
Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petrobras is considering installing offshore units to liquefy the growing natural gas production . . .
 4 July 2020 : Venezuelas oil production sinks to 300,000 b/d  {argusmedia.com}
Venezuela kicked off July with only around 300,000 b/d of crude production and no oil rigs in operation, according to a series of internal operation reports . . .
 3 July 2020 : Kazakhstan says it cut oil output beyond OPEC+ requirements in June  {Reuters}
Kazakhstan reduced its oil output in June beyond the level required by the OPEC+ global production cut agreement, in order to compensate for . . .
 3 July 2020 : Peru crude output falls further, gas stabilizes   {bnamericas.com}
Oil production in Peru slid for a fourth consecutive month as several blocks remain shuttered on account of COVID-19 and the associated . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 6 July 2020 : The US failed to stop the export of Iranian oil  {freenews.live}
Washington failed to stop the export of Iranian oil, despite the desire to bring it to zero, said on Sunday, the First Vice President of Iran Eshaq Jahangiri . . .
 6 July 2020 : Iraq data: June crude exports tumble, show progress...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Iraqs crude oil exports, including from the Kurdistan region, fell to 3.083 million b/d in June a 497,000 b/d drop from May and the lowest since October 2015 . . .
 6 July 2020 : Nigeria gets 2021 deadline to stop dirty fuel imports  {guardian.ng}
The Federal Government may have up till 2021 to stop the importation of dirty fuel into the country. The indication came on the heels of a recent report . . .
 6 July 2020 : Dominion canceling controversial natural gas pipeline...  {heraldmailmedia.com}
The decision comes in tandem with a major strategic shift out of the energy giants multi-billion-dollar investment in a gas transmission business . . .
 6 July 2020 : Years long legal battle over Trans Mountain pipeline expansion ends  {kgmi.com}
The Supreme Court of Canada has dismissed an appeal from British Columbia First Nations against the Trans Mountain pipeline expansion . . .
 6 July 2020 : Energy giants pitch rival plans for first gas import terminal  {smh.com.au}
Fuel supplier Viva Energy is pushing its Geelong oil refinery site as the optimal location to build Victorias first gas import terminal . . .
 6 July 2020 : Poland and Germany to cut Russian pipeline oil imports...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Poland and Germany are set to reduce purchases of Russian flagship Urals crude blend via the Druzhba pipeline this month after Moscow cut its oil output . . .
 6 July 2020 : Dominion, Duke exit pipeline project after years of delays  {Economic Times}
Dominion Energy Inc and Duke Energy Corp said on Sunday they decided to abandon the $8 billion Atlantic Coast Pipeline project . . .
 6 July 2020 : 5 signs that record oil imports from China wont last  {oilprice.com}
The recent turnaround in oil market sentiment was to a large extent due to China showing signs of demand recovering back to normalcy . . .
 5 July 2020 : PetroChina provides more natural gas for southern Xinjiang   {xinhuanet.com}
A natural gas treatment station in Akemomu Gasfield has started operations on the Pamir Plateau, northwest China . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 3 July 2020 : Exxon Mobil suffers quarterly loss on lower oil and gas prices  {fxempire.com}
Exxon Mobil Corporation said in its regulatory filing on Thursday that it has incurred an unprecedented second straight quarterly loss from . . .
 3 July 2020 : Occidental etroleum Corporation rises 2.13% for July 02  {equities.com}
Occidental Petroleum Corporation is a Occidental Petroleum is an independent exploration and production company with operations in the . . .
 3 July 2020 : Petronas-linked shares prices up after crude oil gains  {theedgemarkets.com}
Petronas Chemicals Group Bhd and Petronas Dagangan Bhd share prices rose in early trade today in an apparent response to the crude oil . . .
 2 July 2020 : Brazils Petrobras to cut over 20% of workforce in mass downsizing  {nytimes.com}
Some 10,000 employees of Brazils Petrobras, or 22% of its workforce, have accepted voluntary buyouts, Chief Executive Roberto Castello Branco said . . .
 1 July 2020 : ONGC reports first-ever quarterly loss on impairment loss  {livemint.com}
State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp on Tuesday reported its first-ever quarterly loss after it took an impairment on the slump in oil and gas prices . . .
 30 June 2020 : Chinas Sinopec starts hiring for new risk management unit  {Economic Times}
China Petrochemical Corp, or Sinopec Group, has started hiring for six top management positions for a new commodities risk management unit . . .
 30 June 2020 : Israels Delek Drilling looks to refinance $2 billion in debt  {Economic Times}
Israels Delek Drilling wants to refinance about $2 billion in loans it had taken to develop the major Leviathan natural gas field . . .
 29 June 2020 : Gas Malaysia posts RM6.9b in revenue  {themalaysianreserve.com}
An increase in gas volume sold to customers and two gas tariff revisions that were implemented in January and July 2019 . . .
 29 June 2020 : US shale oil pioneer Chesapeake files for bankruptcy protection  {aljazeera.com}
Chesapeake Energy Corp has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, becoming the largest United States oil and gas producer . . .
 26 June 2020 : Occidental signals writedown of up to $9 bln on bleak oil price outlook  {Economic Times}
Occidental Petroleum Corp will write down the value of its oil and gas properties by up to $9 billion this quarter and restructure some debts . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 6 July 2020 : Malaysias CIMB alleges suspicious Hontop Energy oil deals with BP  {arabnews.com}
Singapores High Court has appointed an independent supervisor to oversee the restructuring of trader Hontop Energy . . .
 6 July 2020 : Swedens Tethys Oil signs exploration and production agreement...  {spglobal.com}
Oman has signed an exploration and production sharing agreement with Swedish firm Tethys Oil for its onshore block 58, the company said July 5 . . .
 4 July 2020 : Victoria Oil & Gas terminates sales agreement in Cameroon...  {stockmarketwire.com}
Energy company Victoria Oil & Gas said it had terminated a gas sales agreement in Cameroon after state-backed buyer ENEO Cameroon was unable to make payments . . .
 3 July 2020 : Solo Oil continues to work with Aminex on Ntorya gas field...  {oilreviewafrica.com}
Solo Oil has received confirmation from the operator Ndovu Resources Limited that the Mtwara Exploration Licence has been formally . . .
 1 July 2020 : Indias top gas importer close to long-term deal around spot prices  {Reuters}
Indias top gas importer Petronet LNG will soon finalise a deal to import at least 1 million tonnes per annum of liquefied natural gas . . .
 30 June 2020 : Kosmos Energy signs production prepayment agreement...  {businesswire.com}
Kosmos Energy announced today that it has entered into a crude oil prepayment agreement with Trafigura Trading LLC . . .
 29 June 2020 : Iraq to review some oil contracts at high-cost fields  {Reuters}
Iraq is reviewing oil contracts with some companies operating fields where costs are high, in order to reduce expenses while cutting production . . .
 25 June 2020 : Poland signs deals to expand its LNG terminal  {Economic Times}
Poland has signed contracts worth 1.9 billion zlotys to expand its liquefied natural gas terminal in Swinoujscie on the Baltic Sea . . .
 25 June 2020 : Iraq considers a string of massive oil deals with China  {oilprice.com}
With the Western-leaning, reformist agenda of Iran President, Hassan Rouhani, neutered by the unilateral withdrawal of the U.S . . .
 24 June 2020 : Abu Dhabi wins $10bn FDI in gas pipeline deal  {arabnews.com}
Abu Dhabi, capital of the UAE, has pulled off a large foreign direct investment deal with a transaction to sell a stake in its gas pipeline network . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 6 July 2020 : Dominion to sell gas storage, transmission for $9.7bn  {argusmedia.com}
Dominion Energy has agreed to sell its natural gas storage and transmission assets to Berkshire Hathaway in a $9.7bn deal that will allow Dominion . . .
 4 July 2020 : Shipowners line up for Totals Mozambique LNG project  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Some of the worlds biggest shipowners are lining up to move natural gas from Mozambique as French energy giant Total SA moves ahead with its $23 billion . . .
 3 July 2020 : North Sea oil and gas heavyweight scraps big acquisition  {heraldscotland.com}
North Sea heavyweight Premier Oil has dropped plans for a big acquisition amid the slump in the market triggered by the coronavirus but is . . .
 2 July 2020 : AES to divest stake in Itabo power plant to Grupo Linda  {power-technology.com}
Global power company AES Corporation has agreed to sell its interest in the 295MW Itabo power plant in the Dominican Republic for approximately $101m . . .
 2 July 2020 : KKR takes 12% stake in Philippine power major First Gen...  {asia.nikkei.com}
U.S. investment firm KKR has acquired an 11.9% stake in First Gen, a leading Philippine power producer, for 9.6 billion pesos . . .
 2 July 2020 : Restructuring Sasol sells stake in Nigerian plant  {news24.com}
Sasol has agreed to sell its indirect interest in the Escravos GTL plant in Nigeria to Chevron, it said in a JSE-note to shareholders on Wednesday . . .
 2 July 2020 : HPL acquires majority stake in Lummus Technology  {businessinsider.in}
Haldia Petrochemicals Limited, a flagship company of The Chatterjee Group, has acquired majority stake in US-based Lummus Technology . . .
 2 July 2020 : Oil India, Engineers India led consortium to buy 48% stake...  {livemint.com}
An Oil India Ltd and Engineers India Ltd-led consortium will buy 48% stake in the Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltds subsidiary, Numaligarh Refinery Ltd . . .
 1 July 2020 : Chevron sells Australian LNG stake  {thechemicalengineer.com}
Chevron is selling its stake in Australias North West Shelf, the countys biggest liquified natural gas project . . .
 1 July 2020 : Petrobras selling stake in Tartaruga field  {oedigital.com}
Brazilian oil company Petrobras has put up for sale its stake in the Tartaruga field in the shallow waters of the Sergipe Alagoas basin . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 6 July 2020 : Yemeni government calls on immediate UN intervention...  {english.aawsat.com}
Yemens government has urged the UN Security Council to intervene to prevent a rundown oil tanker, Safer, from leaking more than a million barrels of oil . . .
 6 July 2020 : Iloilo oil spill cleanup likely to last for 15 days says AC Energy  {news.abs-cbn.com}
AC Energy said Monday initial investigations showed that the Iloilo oil spill from its power barge was likely due to an explosion in its fuel oil storage . . .
 5 July 2020 : UN urged to prevent Houthi oil disaster  {arabnews.com}
Yemen government has urged the UN Security Council to intervene to prevent a derelict tanker from leaking more than a . . .
 5 July 2020 : Coast Guard to probe Iloilo City oil spill, may file   {CNN}
The Philippine Coast Guard said Sunday it will investigate the oil spill incident in Iloilo City, adding it will look into possible . . .
 4 July 2020 : AECO gets funding for Arctic oil spill response project  {cruiseindustrynews.com}
A sum of NOK 360,000 has been awarded to the Norwegian Coastal Administration and AECO through the Arctic Councils Emergency . . .
 3 July 2020 :  Nearly 48,000 liters of oil spill into Iloilo City waters after power...  {CNN}
Around 48,000 liters of oil spilled into waters off Iloilo City on Friday after an explosion at a power barge, local disaster management . . .
 2 July 2020 : $85.5m being spent to restore Gulf Coast  {wxxv25.com}
Members of the Gulf Coast Restoration Fund Advisory Board spent months reviewing possible projects to finance with $85.5 million in Restore Act money . . .
 1 July 2020 : New lessons from the worst oil spill disaster ever  {phys.org}
Ten years ago, the Deepwater Horizon accident in the Gulf of Mexico killed eleven men and resulted in the largest accidental oil spill in history . . .
 30 June 2020 : AECO, Norwegian Coastal Administration get funding...  {seatrade-cruise.com}
The Norwegian Coastal Administration and the Association of Arctic Expedition Cruise Operators received 360,000 Norwegian kroner . . .
 30 June 2020 : Three-kilometre oil spill reported on Sharjah beach  {thenational.ae}
The environmental hazard was reported to Khor Fakkan Municipality, which assembled a team including members from Beeah . . .
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11. OPEC News
 6 July 2020 : Nigeria, Iraq and Angola lags as OPEC slash output amid...  {naija247news.com}
At a meeting in early June, the countries agreed to make up for earlier cheating by making extra curbs in the coming months . . .
 5 July 2020 : OPEC cuts June oil exports by 1.84 million bpd  {thenews.com.pk}
OPEC cut oil exports in June by 1.84 million barrels per day from May levels as it works to implement an output . . .
 4 July 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $42.89 a barrel Thursday  {urdupoint.com}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $42.89 a barrel on Thursday, compared with $42.66 the previous day . . .
 4 July 2020 : OPEC production output now at lowest level in nearly 30 years   {nairametrics.com}
The production output of the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries member-countries has recorded its lowest level in nearly 30 years . . .
 3 July 2020 : Angola resists OPEC pressure to comply fully with oil cuts  {Economic Times}
Angola is resisting pressure by OPECs de-facto leader Saudi Arabia for a steeper oil output cut to comply fully with record supply curbs, OPEC . . .
 3 July 2020 : OPEC basket oil price rises above $40 for first time in 4 months  {Business Standard}
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries basket oil price rose above $40/bbl for the first time in four months, reflecting . . .
 2 July 2020 : OPEC+ likely to roll back oil cuts in August...  {spglobal.com}
OPEC and its allies have not discussed extending their record 9.7 million b/d production cut accord beyond July, according to three delegates . . .
 2 July 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $38.22 a barrel Tuesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $38.22 a barrel on Tuesday, 30th June, 2020, compared with $37.34 the previous day . . .
 2 July 2020 : Opec cuts output to lowest since 1991 as virus slams oil demand  {Economic Times}
Opec slashed oil production to the lowest level since the Gulf War in 1991, as it escalated efforts to revive global markets . . .
 1 July 2020 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $37.33 a barrel Monday  {menafn.com}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $37.33 a barrel on Monday, 29th June, 2020, compared with $37.99 the previous Friday . . .
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12. General Oil News
 6 July 2020 : UAE merges energy and infrastructure ministries  {argusmedia.com}
The UAE has merged its energy and infrastructure ministries into a new body to be headed by the current energy minister Suhail al-Mazrouei . . .
 6 July 2020 : Record debts come due for Canadian oil patch after five years...  {Economic Times}
Six years ago, Canadian oilfield services firm Calfrac Well Services commanded a C$2.1 billion market value and was poised for U.S. expansion . . .
 3 July 2020 : Pirate attack oil production vessel off Nigeria, kidnap nine  {thisdaylive.com}
Pirates attacked an oil production vessel off Nigeria in the early hours of Thursday and kidnapped nine Nigerian nationals, the ship’s owner . . .
 3 July 2020 : Columbia Gas to pay $56M settlement for role in Merrimack Valley...  {whdh.com}
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey reached a $56 million deal with Columbia Gas for its role in the Merrimack Valley gas disaster. In . . .
 3 July 2020 : Efforts to cap OIL gas well fire in Assam continue  {Economic Times}
Efforts for dousing the raging fire at the damaged Baghjan gas well in Assams Tinsukia district continued on Thursday as debris clearance . . .
 1 July 2020 : Kazakhstan seeks to attract foreign oil & gas investments...  {caspiannews.com}
Government officials in Nur-Sultan are working to attract more foreign investments in what is Central Asias wealthiest economy to increase production . . .
 30 June 2020 : More than half of Norways offshore fields heading for electrification  {offshore-mag.com}
More oil companies in Norway are considering electrification projects offshore to reduce their emissions, according to a report by the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate . . .
 30 June 2020 : Storengy UK to hold snap auction for balance of gas storage year  {spglobal.com}
Gas storage operator Storengy UK will auction remaining capacity and space at its Stublach facility on June 30, the halfway point of the storage years injection season . . .
 29 June 2020 : Efforts to douse blaze at Oil Indias Baghjan gas well in Assam...  {outlookindia.com}
PSU major Oil India Ltd on Sunday said its efforts to douse a blaze at its damaged gas well in Assams Baghjan have been severely hampered . . .
 28 June 2020 : Nigeria oil chief promises more transparency at state producer  {Financial Times}
The head of the Nigeria National Petroleum Corporation promised “a new season of transparency and accountability”, pushing back against . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 6 July 2020 : IIT-Jodhpur breakthrough in biofuel production  {hindustantimes.com}
Fuel from waste is possible. Previously, converting organic waste to fuel was not economically feasible because it required very high temperatures and energy . . .
 4 July 2020 : Petrobras kicks off sale of biofuels unit  {renewablesnow.com}
Brazilian state-run oil and gas giant Petroleo Brasileiro SA has initiated the sales process of its wholly-owned biofuels unit . . .
 4 July 2020 : Sources say mills offer 112 mln ltr ethanol to oil cos in 3rd round  {cogencis.com}
Sugar mills have offered to supply 112.43 mln ltr of anhydrous denatured ethanol to state-owned oil marketing companies in the third round of bidding . . .
 3 July 2020 : GKN to test 50/50 biofuel on Gripen engine  {aerospacetestinginternational.com}
GKN Aerospace Sweden is to continue testing an alcohol-based biofuel in the RM12 engine used in the Gripen jet fighter as part of a seven year . . .
 3 July 2020 : Ernst, Greenfield spar over records on ethanol   {communitynewspapergroup.com}
Republican Incumbent Senator Joni Ernst and Democratic Challenger Theresa Greenfield are battling over their records when it comes to . . .
 3 July 2020 : DOE selects 7 projects for performance-advantaged biofuels   {biomassmagazine.com}
Today, the U.S. Department of Energy announced the selection of seven projects totaling $1.94 million to conduct research and development to . . .
 3 July 2020 : Pertamina expects to begin running Cilacap biorefinery in 2021  {thejakartapost.com}
State-owned oil giant Pertamina expects its new biofuel refinery in Cilacap, Central Java, to begin first-phase operations next year as part of . . .
 3 July 2020 : Oregon approves permit adding renewable diesel to Columbia...  {opb.org}
The Oregon Department of Environmental Quality has approved a final permit for an ethanol terminal to begin transloading renewable . . .
 2 July 2020 : EIA: Ethanol production up 1%, weekly ending stocks fall by 4%  {ethanolproducer.com}
U.S. ethanol production was up approximately 1 percent the week ending June 26, while weekly ending stocks of fuel ethanol fell by more than 4 percent . . .
 2 July 2020 : EPA issues guidance for ethanol plants producing hand sanitizer  {ethanolproducer.com}
The U.S. EPA on June 27 posted a document to its guidance portal that explains how fuel ethanol plants that are producing hand sanitizer . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 Trans Middle East 2020 :    From 7th July to 9th July 2020 at Beirut. Map
 48 Hours Virtual Maritime Event :    From 8th July to 9th July 2020 at Online. Map
 5th Deepwater East & Southern Africa Congress 2020 :    From 8th July to 9th July 2020 at Maputo. Map
 5th East & Southern Africa Gas & LNG Conference 2020 :    From 8th July to 9th July 2020 at Maputo. Map
 Oil, Gas & Power Cambodia :    From 8th July to 10th July 2020 at Phnom Penh. Map
 East Russia Oil and Gas Forum :    From 8th July to 9th July 2020 at Vladivostock. Map
 3rd Japan LNG & Gas Virtual Summit :    From 8th July to 9th July 2020 at Virtual Event . Map
 Timor-Leste - Online Conference :    From 9th July to 9th July 2020 at Online. Map
 6th International Conference on Oil & Gas Engineering and Technology (ICOGET2020) :    From 13th July to 15th July 2020 at Sarawak. Map
 2nd Argentina Gas & Oil Summit :    From 14th July to 15th July 2020 at Buenos Aires. Map
 Intermodal Digital Insights :    From 14th July to 15th July 2020 at Virtual Event. Map
 ICBBP 2020: 14. International Conference on Biofuels and Biochemicals Production :    From 15th July to 16th July 2020 at Copenhagen. Map
 The Energy Online Series: Mexico :    From 15th July to 15th July 2020 at Online. Map
 Oil and Gas Russia and CIS Online :    From 15th July to 17th July 2020 at Online. Map
 ICBBP 2020: 14. International Conference on Biotechnology and Biofuel Production :    From 16th July to 17th July 2020 at Toronto. Map
 ICBTAB 2020: 14. International Conference on Biofuels Technology and Advanced Biofuels :    From 16th July to 17th July 2020 at Bali. Map
 ICBEPT 2020: 14. International Conference on Biofuels Engineering Process Technology :    From 17th July to 18th July 2020 at Helsinki. Map
 2nd Argentina Oil, Gas & Energy Summit 2020 :    From 22nd July to 23rd July 2020 at Buenos Aires. Map
 2nd International Congress and Exhibition Colombia Oil and Gas :    From 22nd July to 24th July 2020 at Bogota. Map
 Breakbulk Asia 2020 :    From 3rd August to 4th August 2020 at Shanghai. Map
 Caribbean Virtual Oil & Gas Summit (CARIVS 2020) :    From 4th August to 6th August 2020 at Georgetown. Map
 Middle East Artificial Lift 2020 :    From 10th August to 11th August 2020 at Abu Dhabi. Map
 SPE Subsea Well Intervention Symposium :    From 11th August to 13th August 2020 at Galveston. Map
 Oil & Gas Africa 2020 :    From 13th August to 15th August 2020 at Nairobi. Map
 The Oil & Gas Conference 2020 :    From 16th August to 19th August 2020 at Denver. Map
 9th Asia-Pacific Biomass Energy Exhibition :    From 16th August to 18th August 2020 at Guangzhou. Map
 Oil & Gas Uzbekistan Exhibition and Conference :    From 18th August to 20th August 2020 at Tashkent. Map
 Deep Sea Mining Summit 2020 :    From 18th August to 19th August 2020 at London. Map
 Intermodal South America :    From 19th August to 21st August 2020 at São Paulo. Map
 IADC Drilling Onshore Conference & Exhibition :    From 19th August to 19th August 2020 at Houston. Map
 International Fuel Ethanol Workshop & Expo 2020 :    From 24th August to 26th August 2020 at Omaha. Map
 SPE Artificial Lift Conference and Exhibition – Americas :    From 25th August to 27th August 2020 at The Woodlands. Map
 Niobrara Shale Production 2020 Exhibition and Conference :    From 26th August to 27th August 2020 at Denver, Colorado. Map
 The 20th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition :    From 26th August to 28th August 2020 at Shanghai. Map
 Bakken Horizontal Drilling & Completions 2020 :    From 31st August to 1st September 2020 at North Dakota. Map
 ONS 2020 :    From 31st August to 3rd September 2020 at Stavanger. Map
 FPSO World Congress 2020 :    From 1st September to 4th September 2020 at Singapore. Map
 ShipTek International Conference Awards 2020 :    From 1st September to 2nd September 2020 at Dubai. Map
 IADC/SPE Asia Pacific Drilling Technology Conference and Exhibition 2020 :    From 1st September to 2nd September 2020 at Yangon. Map
 2020 IADC Advanced Rig Technology Conference & Exhibition :    From 1st September to 2nd September 2020 at Austin. Map
 Green Energy Future South Korea 2020 :    From 1st September to 2nd September 2020 at Seoul. Map
 The Energy Online Series: Egypt :    From 1st September to 1st September 2020 at Online. Map
 Cyber Security for Critical Assets (CS4CA USA) :    From 2nd September to 3rd September 2020 at Houston. Map
 SPE Lebanon Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration and Development Symposium :    From 2nd September to 3rd September 2020 at Beirut. Map
 Offshore Wind Power Korea :    From 3rd September to 4th September 2020 at Seoul. Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 Bunker Fuel Blending :   From 9th July to 10th July 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Project Finance & Project Financial Modelling (Singapore) :   From 13th July to 17th July 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Advanced Carbonate Geology :   From 13th July to 15th July 2020  at   Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Advanced Shutdown Turnaround & Start-Up :   From 13th July to 15th July 2020  at  Jakarta. Map
 Surviving the Oil Markets :   From 15th July to 17th July 2020  at  Virtual Course. Map
 Outsmarting the Oil Markets :   From 16th July to 17th July 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Decommissioning and Abandonment :   From 22nd July to 24th July 2020  at  Bangkok. Map
 Masterclass on Understanding Drilling Contracts :   From 22nd July to 24th July 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 West African Mining Laws :   From 22nd July to 23rd July 2020  at  Live Webinar. Map
 Managing Human Capital in the Oil, Gas & Petrochemical Industry :   From 27th July to 31st July 2020  at  Barcelona . Map
 Integrating Human Factors Into the Design and Operations Risk Framework :   From 27th July to 29th July 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 API 579 Training - Fitness For Service (Kuala Lumpur) :   From 27th July to 31st July 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 West African Petroleum Laws :   From 4th August to 5th August 2020  at  Live Webinar. Map
 2020 Bunker Fuel Blending - A 2 Day Course :   From 17th August to 18th August 2020  at  Rotterdam. Map
 Practical A to Z Guide to Laytime and Demurrage :   From 17th August to 20th August 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Managing & Mitigating Risks for VLSFO & ULSMGO Supply & Usage :   From 18th August to 19th August 2020  at  Virtual. Map
 Developing Leadership Capability and Thinking Strategically :   From 19th August to 21st August 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Gasoline & Diesel Blending: A 3 Day Course (Rotterdam) :   From 19th August to 21st August 2020  at  Rotterdam. Map
 Regional Masterclass On Innovative QC/QA Tools Of Seismic Data Processing Time and Depth Imaging :   From 19th August to 21st August 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Advanced Practical Centrifugal Pump :   From 24th August to 28th August 2020  at  Bangkok. Map
 Loading Master Certificate :   From 24th August to 26th August 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Root Cause Analysis :   From 25th August to 28th August 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Middle East-Asia Oil Trade & Pricing :   From 25th August to 25th August 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 ISO 55000 - Asset Management International Standard :   From 26th August to 28th August 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 Production Sharing Contracts Module 1 & 2 :   From 31st August to 4th September 2020  at  Singapore. Map
 Mini MBA: Oil & Gas and Energy Management :   From 31st August to 4th September 2020  at  Houston. Map
 Public Private Partnership : Johannesburg :   From 31st August to 4th September 2020  at  Johannesburg. Map
 Root Cause Analysis :   From 1st September to 4th September 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 Applied Reliability - Centered Maintenance :   From 2nd September to 4th September 2020  at  Bandung. Map
 ASME Section VIII Division 2 :   From 2nd September to 4th September 2020  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
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