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1. News on Oil Prices
 23 February 2018 : Petrol prices hit three-year high: ACCC  {araratadvertiser.com.au}
Petrol prices have hit a three-year high in Australia's largest five cities as retailers rake in the cash with bigger-than-ever mark ups . . .
 23 February 2018 : Oil prices move higher after Libyan oil field evacuated  {upi.com}
A mixed report on total U.S. petroleum inventories and word of labor-related issues in OPEC-member Libya helped lift oil prices early Thursday . . .
 23 February 2018 : Gas prices fell 4.6 cents last week in the state of Missouri  {buffaloreflex.com}
Average retail gasoline prices in Missouri have fallen 4.6 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.28/g Sunday . . .
 23 February 2018 : Gas prices expected to rise in Nova Scotia this week  {halifaxtoday.ca}
In New Brunswick on Thursday morning, regulated gasoline prices fell by 4/10th of a cent to a new maximum price of $1.14.7/L . . .
 23 February 2018 : Next week’s European natural gas price continues to climb  {icis.com}
The working days next week natural gas price at both the British and Dutch hubs continued to gain ground on Thursday morning . . .
 23 February 2018 : Oil edges up on drop in U.S. inventories, but surge in exports caps gains  {Reuters}
Oil prices edged up on Friday, supported by lower U.S. crude inventories, but gains were capped by a surge in U.S. exports that dragged net imports . . .
 22 February 2018 : Price of Kuwaiti oil up 18 cents to USD 61.42 pb  {kuna.net.kw}
The price of Kuwaiti oil went up by 18 cents to USD 61.42 per barrel on Tuesday compared to USD 61.24 the day before . . .
 22 February 2018 : U.S. oil benchmark ends slightly lower ahead of supply data   {marketwatch.com}
Oil futures posted a mixed finish Wednesday, with the U.S. benchmark losing a little ground ahead of supply data . . .
 22 February 2018 : Petrol price decreases for first time in 2018  {vietnamnews.vn}
The retail price of petrol RON95 decreased VNĐ400 per litre from 3pm on Wednesday, according to an announcement . . .
 22 February 2018 : Déja vu as Montreal gas prices spike by 14 cents a litre   {montrealgazette.com}
The price increase raised the cost of a litre of regular gasoline to $1.32 a litre. The price began to be posted in the early hours . . .
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2. Rig News
 23 February 2018 : 73 rigs today are probably more efficient than 105 rigs...  {pipelinenews.ca}
On Jan. 22 there were 73 drilling rigs working in Saskatchewan. That number is up quite a bit compared to the last three years . . .
 23 February 2018 : GE and Noble link up the world's first digital rig  {pennenergy.com}
In the offshore drilling industry, operators have long relied on individuals, leading to significant performance inconsistencies and variance . . .
 22 February 2018 : Borr Drilling buys Paragon Offshore in a push for rig...   {Reuters}
Offshore rig firm Borr Drilling , controlled by Norwegian investor Tor Olav Troeim, is proposing to buy its rival Paragon . . .
 22 February 2018 : Oil worker killed on Talos Energy platform in U.S. Gulf of Mexico   {yahoo.com}
An oil and gas worker on a Talos Energy LLC platform in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico was killed on Saturday . . .
 22 February 2018 : Rig company Transocean sees hope in crude oil...  {upi.com}
Transocean, which recently acquired rival rig company Songa Offshore, said revenues from its drilling contracts declined $110 million . . .
 21 February 2018 : Transocean Ltd Q4 loss wider than Q3 loss  {investorplace.com}
The offshore drilling contractor announced a net loss attributable to controlling interest of $111 million, or 28 cents per diluted share . . .
 21 February 2018 : Oil rig off Perth coast on the move  {perthnow.com.au}
The almost 40,000-tonne Ocean Monarch drilling rig owned by Texas-based Diamond Offshore has been parked off the Perth coast . . .
 20 February 2018 : Fourth Transocean ultra-deepwater drillship on...   {offshore-mag.com}
On Jan. 30, 2018, the company closed the acquisition of Songa Offshore SE. The transaction added seven semisubmersibles . . .
 19 February 2018 : Weekly Rig Counts from BHGE   {scandoil.com}
Baker Hughes, a GE company has posted Weekly Rig Count reports. Baker Hughes Rig Count: US 0 at 975 rigs . . .
 17 February 2018 : Northern Offshore sells semi-sub  {maritimeprofessional.com}
Northern Offshore announces it has sold its semisubmersible Energy Driller to an unnamed party for conversion to alternative . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 23 February 2018 : Cyprus to pursue gas exploration amid standoff with Turkey  {epmag.com}
Cyprus said Feb. 21 it would press ahead with oil and gas exploration, signaling resolve in a standoff with Turkey over access to potential energy . . .
 23 February 2018 : Molori Energy flows higher as it strikes oil in Texas  {proactiveinvestors.co.uk}
After being fractured with sand and water, the Thompson 23-1 R well in Moore County, Texas is flowing at around 28 barrels of oil equivalent per day . . .
 22 February 2018 : UKOG reports positive initial oil flows from its...  {youroilandgasnews.com}
UK Oil & Gas Investments PLC announces that oil has flowed to surface from the naturally fractured KL5 reservoir at its . . .
 22 February 2018 : SK Innovation explores crude oil in South China Sea   {english.donga.com}
According to the company on Wednesday, it discovered a 34.8-meter-thick effective oil pool at the Block 17/03 located . . .
 21 February 2018 : Albania, Shell company strike new deal on oil exploration  {xinhuanet.com}
The Albanian government and the Royal Dutch Shell, an international leading hydrocarbon company, signed here on Tuesday an oil exploration . . .
 21 February 2018 : CGG GeoConsulting and Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica...  {oilandgastechnology.net}
CGG GeoConsulting and the Petroleum Corporation of Jamaica have announced the discovery of two independent live oil seeps . . .
 21 February 2018 : Po Valley Energy declares 2P Reserves for its offshore...  {youroilandgasnews.com}
Po Valley Energy Limited is pleased to report an upgrade of its oil and gas reserves and resources for its 100% owned subsidiary . . .
 21 February 2018 : Aker BP surprised by size of North Sea Frosk oil find  {offshore-mag.com}
Early analysis of the exploration well 24/9-12 suggests reserves in the range of 30-60 MMboe, well above the pre-drill estimate of 3-21 MMboe . . .
 20 February 2018 : SOCAR signs agreement on exploration of gas fields...   {en.trend.az}
Azerbaijan’s SOCAR-AQS LLC and Bangladesh Petroleum Exploration and Production Сompany Ltd. (BAPEX, a . . .
 20 February 2018 : US to offer 77.3 million acres for oil and gas exploration...  {Energy Business Review}
The US Department of Interior is planning to offer 77.3 million acres offshore Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 23 February 2018 : Oil demand fairly strong for 2018, says Vitol  {ft.com}
Vitol, world’s biggest independent oil trader, sees fairly strong demand for crude this year, leading to a further drawdown in global stockpiles later in 2018 . . .
 21 February 2018 : BP says oil demand to peak by late 2030s  {ft.com}
Self-driving electric vehicles will cause a revolution in transportation over the next two decades, leading global oil demand to peak by the late 2030s . . .
 23 February 2018 : DOEB spots rising fuel consumption in 2018  {bangkokpost.com}
Thailand's fuel consumption is expected to grow by 3.5% this year to 155 million litres per day from 150 million litres last year . . .
 22 February 2018 : Ukraine to cut natural gas consumption by another 5 bcm...  {ukrinform.net}
Ukraine plans to reduce natural gas consumption by five billion cubic meters before 2022 due to the introduction of new . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 23 February 2018 : F1 well on Block SM 71 ready for production  {youroilandgasnews.com}
Otto Energy Limited is pleased to advise that the OCS-G34266 #F1 well on South Marsh Island Block 71 has been completed for production . . .
 23 February 2018 : UK's Centrica sees total natural gas production of 1.585 Bcm...  {platts.com}
The UK's Centrica expects to produce a total of 56 Bcf (1.585 Bcm) of gas from the Rough facility in the UK North Sea this year . . .
 23 February 2018 : Sacgasco increases Northern Sacramento Basin production  {youroilandgasnews.com}
Sacgasco has provided an update on production growth from its portfolio of 26 natural gas wells in the Northern Sacramento Basin . . .
 23 February 2018 : Apache's oil output forecast disappoints, shares drop  {Reuters}
U.S. shale oil producer Apache Corp forecast 2018 oil production that was below analyst estimates on Thursday, sparking concerns about the company’s growth . . .
 22 February 2018 : San Leon's Nigeria oil production hit by downtime and...   {independent.ie}
AIM-listed oil and gas firm San Leon, headed by Irish CEO Oisin Fanning, has said production levels at its onshore . . .
 22 February 2018 : Thailand pushes Erawan and Bongkot gas field auctions...  {Reuters}
Thailand expects auction terms for its petroleum gas fields to be ready in April, a month later than . . .
 22 February 2018 : Petrobras oil output slips 1 pct in January on maintenance, sale   {Reuters}
Petroleo Brasileiro S.A. produced 2.1 million barrels of oil per day (bpd) in January, 1 percent below December’s levels . . .
 22 February 2018 : Kazakhstan to pump over 2 million b/d crude oil, gas...   {platts.com}
Kazakhstan aims to increase crude and gas condensate production by nearly 25% to 2.155 million b/d by 2025, according . . .
 22 February 2018 : ONGC to boost output using oil service firm   {thehindu.com}
Oil and Natural Gas Corp. is set to hire international oil service giants for the first time to boost output from domestic . . .
 21 February 2018 : Devon Energy profit misses on weaker-than-forecast energy output  {Economic Times}
Oil and gas producer Devon Energy Corp on Tuesday reported quarterly results that fell short of analyst profit estimates . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 23 February 2018 : ETP eyes new crude pipeline from Permian basin to Nederland, Texas  {Reuters}
Energy Transfer Partners LP is considering constructing a new crude oil pipeline from the Permian basin in Texas to Nederland . . .
 23 February 2018 : Ethiopia to export natural gas by 2020  {oilreviewafrica.com}
Ethiopia is planning to install a pipeline from Somali Regional State to Djibouti, aiming to export natural gas by 2020 . . .
 23 February 2018 : Iraq southern oil exports around 3.5 mln bpd so far in Feb...  {Reuters}
Iraq’s crude oil exports from its southern ports on the Gulf stand at 3.5 million barrels per day so far in February, two oil industry officials told Reuters on Thursday . . .
 22 February 2018 : Cyprus set to sign Egypt gas export deal   {globes.co.il}
Cyprus is close to signing a an agreement to export gas from the Aphrodite gas reservoir, partly owned by Delek, to . . .
 22 February 2018 : OMV Petrom negotiating regional deals for Black...  {business-review.eu}
Oil major OMV Petrom is exploring the region to sign export deals for the gas that will be extracted from the Black Sea as . . .
 22 February 2018 : Raven begins critical gas flow testing at Tulainyo   {finfeed.com}
Energy junior, Raven Energy, has today updated the market on its progress at the Tulainyo Gas Discovery in northern . . .
 22 February 2018 : India's monthly oil import bill growth at a year-high   {Economic Times}
The recent massive rise in global crude oil prices has now started inflating the oil import bill for India that meets 80 per cent of . . .
 22 February 2018 : Tellurian testing support for 2 bcf/d Haynesville...  {naturalgasintel.com}
Houston-based Tellurian Inc. is gauging support for a proposed 42-inch diameter natural gas pipeline that would connect . . .
 22 February 2018 : Serbia plans to pump Russian gas via Turkish stream pipeline   {sputniknews.com}
The Serbian government plans to continue purchasing Russian natural gas, and hopes to negotiate part of the . . .
 22 February 2018 : Ukraine desperately concerned' Russia could soon...  {cnbc.com}
Ukraine is worried that one of Europe's most contentious energy developments will leave its gas pipeline vulnerable to a . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 23 February 2018 : Hellenic Petroleum Q4 core profit drops; refining margins fall  {Reuters}
Hellenic Petroleum, Greece’s biggest oil refiner, on Thursday reported a 21 percent drop in fourth-quarter core profit due to weaker refining margins . . .
 23 February 2018 : Shares of Chesapeake Energy surge more than 20% after...  {cnbc.com}
Shares of Chesapeake Energy popped Thursday after the shale gas pioneer reported quarterly profits and revenues that topped Wall Street's expectations . . .
 23 February 2018 : Essar Oil seeks looks to raise more than $1 billion from oil traders  {oilprice.com}
India’s refiner Essar Oil in which Russian state-controlled oil firm Rosneft holds 49 percent is looking to raise more than US$1 billion . . .
 22 February 2018 : PTT's 2017 net profit jumps 43% on higher oil price...   {asia.nikkei.com}
Thai oil and gas conglomerate PTT posted a 42.9% rise in net profit in 2017, largely due to higher global oil prices, a stronger . . .
 21 February 2018 : Noble Energy profit beats estimates on cost cuts, rising oil prices  {Reuters}
U.S. oil and gas producer Noble Energy Inc reported adjusted quarterly profit on Tuesday that easily beat analyst estimates due to cost cuts . . .
 20 February 2018 : MOL Group profits leap despite UK North Sea snags   {energyvoice.com}
Daily production averaged 107,400 barrels of oil, slightly below the yearly guidance due to a lower contribution . . .
 20 February 2018 : Oil Search 2017 profit surges on strong prices, sales   {kitco.com}
Australia's Oil Search on Tuesday reported a near threefold rise in annual core profit, underpinned by robust sales and rising . . .
 20 February 2018 : Vista Oil & Gas seals $700m Argentina deal   {ft.com}
Six months after bursting on to the Mexican stock market with the third-biggest initial public offering since . . .
 19 February 2018 : Petrogress to invest $5m in Nigeria’s oil, gas sector  {leadership.ng}
Petrogress, Inc, through subsidiary, Petrogress International, has entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and a . . .
 19 February 2018 : Woodside secures $1.6bn in Scarborough LNG...   {australianmining.com.au}
Woodside has completed the first stage of a $2.5 billion equity raising announced last week to increase its ownership . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 21 February 2018 : Iran and India reach new agreement on oil trade  {born2invest.com}
India and Iran have made progress with regards to helping each other’s oil industry, which could drastically improve their respective economies . . .
 21 February 2018 : Israel to sell natural gas to Egypt in historic deal  {straitstimes.com}
Israel has struck an historic contract to supply natural gas to Egypt, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced . . .
 20 February 2018 : Noble Energy announces new deal to supply Egypt...  {oilprice.com}
Texas-based Noble Energy announced a new deal that will supply Egypt with natural gas from pumped from fields in Israel . . .
 19 February 2018 : Russia's Zarubezhneft signs cooperation agreement for...  {platts.com}
Russia's Zarubezhneft and Iran's IDRO Oil Saturday signed a cooperation agreement to jointly bid for a $1 billion contract . . .
 19 February 2018 : Ramotar defends CGX Energy oil contract he signed; says...  {demerarawaves.com}
Former President, Donald Ramotar on Sunday defended his decision to sign a zero royalty agreement with CGX Energy . . .
 13 February 2018 : Energean, BP extend offtake agreement for the...  {offshore-mag.com}
Energean Oil & Gas has extended the Prinos long-term offtake agreement with BP Oil International Ltd. until . . .
 13 February 2018 : Sound Energy secures eight-year agreement for...   {proactiveinvestors.co.uk}
Sound Energy PLC has secured a new eight-year petroleum agreement giving it rights to the Sidi Moktar project . . .
 12 February 2018 : China releases its futures contracts on crude oil  {financeapprise.com}
China will release its futures contracts on crude oil on March 26th. The country has ambitions to exert a greater impact . . .
 11 February 2018 : UAE and India sign historic oil agreement   {aa.com.tr}
The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and India signed a “historic” oil agreement, local media reported Saturday . . .
 4 February 2018 : Baghdad to meet Russian oil giant Rosneft over KRG agreement  {nrttv.com}
Baghdad has sought to make contact and come to agreement with Rosneft, a Russian oil giant who has a treaty with . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 23 February 2018 : Repsol agrees to sell 20% stake in Gas Natural  {ft.com}
Repsol has agreed to sell its 20 per cent stake in Spanish utility Gas Natural to private equity group CVC in a deal that further unwinds Spain’s complex web . . .
 23 February 2018 : UAE fund eyes stake in Gazprom Neft unit  {youroilandgasnews.com}
Abu Dhabi’s Mubadala national wealth fund is reportedly nearing a deal to invest in a Gazprom Neft subsidiary based in Western Siberia . . .
 22 February 2018 : Bharat Petroleum to raise $200 million for Abu Dhabi asset...   {livemint.com}
Bharat Petroleum Corp. Ltd (BPCL) plans to raise $200 million to fund the acquisition of a 3% share in the Lower Zakum Concession . . .
 21 February 2018 : DGH may review plan to sell 60% stake in ONGC, Oil India fields  {livemint.com}
Directorate General of Hydrocarbons may be rethinking its plan to sell 60% stake in hydrocarbon blocks held by Oil and Natural Gas Corp. Ltd . . .
 21 February 2018 : Shell eyes Permian assets to be sold by BHP Billiton  {oilprice.com}
BHP Billiton Ltd. may soon sell its assets in the Permian Basin to Shell, a company trying to boost its production activities in the Permian Basin . . .
 20 February 2018 : Canadian Cenovus Energy eyes sale of Deep Basin assets  {steelguru.com}
Reuters reported that Canadian oil and gas producer Cenovus Energy Inc is looking to sell assets . . .
 20 February 2018 : Russia's Novatek says wins auction for Alrosa's gas assets  {Reuters}
Novatek, Russia’s largest non-state gas producer, said on Monday it had won an auction for Alrosa’s . . .
 20 February 2018 : Black Hills selling oil, gas assets in Piceance Basin   {gjsentinel.com}
Black Hills Corp. is getting out of the business of oil and gas development, selling off assets including its sizable holdings . . .
 20 February 2018 : Vista Oil & Gas to acquire Argentine oil & gas assets  {prnewswire.com}
Vista Oil & Gas, S.A.B. de C.V., the first Mexican pure E&P listed company in the Mexican Stock Exchange, today announced that . . .
 19 February 2018 : Abu Dhabi awards oil field stake to Cepsa for $1.5 billion  {bloombergquint.com}
Abu Dhabi awarded a second slice of its offshore oil concessions in as many weeks, this time to Spanish refiner and producer . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 23 February 2018 : Oil from sunken Iran tanker reached Japan shores...  {Reuters}
Oil that reached islands in southern Japan earlier this month is highly likely to have come from the sunken Iranian tanker Sanchi . . .
 23 February 2018 : Wintry weather slows cleanup following Oklahoma oil spill  {usnews.com}
A spokesman for the Environmental Protection Agency says wintry weather has slowed cleanup of about 2,000 barrels of oil spilled from a ruptured pipeline . . .
 23 February 2018 : U.S., Cuban officials set to meet next month to discuss oil spill cleanup  {flkeysnews.com}
U.S. and Cuban officials will meet for two days next month in Fort Lauderdale to finalize an agreement to coordinate efforts . . .
 21 February 2018 : Abandoned ONGC pipeline cracks, oil spills into Pandavaiyaru river...  {steelguru.com}
Times of India reported that an abandoned pipeline, belonging to the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation (ONGC) at Erukattur . . .
 21 February 2018 : Oil spill cleanup underway in Suburban Oklahoma City  {usnews.com}
A spokesman for the Environmental Protection Agency says cleanup is underway in suburban Oklahoma City where about 2,000 barrels of oil spilled . . .
 20 February 2018 : OSRL and Cedre strengthen cooperation for spill response   {offshore-technology.com}
UK-based Oil Spill Response (OSRL) has signed a letter of cooperation with France’s Centre for Documentation, Research . . .
 20 February 2018 : Oil and gas spills happen nearly 12 times a week in Colorado   {kdvr.com}
Environmental officers are struggling to contain an enormous oil spillage that has spread miles across London along the . . .
 19 February 2018 : Oil spill at Anadarko well site in Erie rankles locals   {denverpost.com}
A hydrocarbons spill near tanks at an Anadarko Petroleum well site at the north edge of Erie over the weekend spurred . . .
 17 February 2018 : TransCanada's Keystone Pipeline spill cleanup on schedule   {ctvnews.ca}
TransCanada Corp. says cleanup of a massive on-shore oil spill from Keystone Pipeline in South Dakota is halfway finished . . .
 16 February 2018 : Abandoned ONGC pipeline cracks, oil spills into river  {Times of India}
An abandoned pipeline, belonging to the Oil and Natural Gas Corporation at Erukattur, reportedly cracked causing oil sludge spill in Pandavaiyaru river . . .
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11. OPEC News
 23 February 2018 : OPEC breaks conformity record again  {azernews.az}
OPEC and participating non-OPEC countries have in the month of January 2018, once again, broken their conformity record . . .
 23 February 2018 : OPEC mulls a long-term alliance with Russia to keep oil prices stable  {economist.com}
Oil bears beware. On February 20thSuhail al-Mazrouei, OPEC’s rotating president and energy minister of the United Arab Emirates . . .
 22 February 2018 : OPEC basket price down  {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $62.50 a barrel on Feb.21, compared with $62.81 the previous . . .
 21 February 2018 : OPEC daily basket price continues to rise  {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $62.89 a barrel on Feb.19, compared with $62.41 Feb.16, according to OPEC Secretariat calculations . . .
 21 February 2018 : UAE says OPEC, non-OPEC allies to study long-term oil cooperation in June  {Reuters}
OPEC and non-OPEC oil producers, including Russia, will discuss extending their cooperation for many more years when they meet in June . . .
 19 February 2018 : OPEC oil basket price up   {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $62.41 a barrel on Feb.16, compared with $62.09 the previous . . .
 17 February 2018 : OPEC crude basket rises to $62.09  {laht.com}
The basket of crude oil used as a benchmark indicator by the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries increased . . .
 16 February 2018 : Russian Federation gets $41.5 billion boost from OPEC deal  {gkmen.com}
The Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) are continuing to maintain a joint restriction on crude supply for a second year in 2018 . . .
 15 February 2018 : OPEC oil basket price up after 7 days of fall   {en.trend.az}
The price of OPEC basket of fourteen crudes stood at $60.62 a barrel on Feb.14, compared with $60.52 the previous . . .
 13 February 2018 : OPEC hikes its 2018 forecast for oil supply growth...   {cnbc.com}
OPEC raises its oil demand forecast but sees supplies from beyond the producer group surging this year, driven . . .
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12. General Oil News
 23 February 2018 : Oneok announces new gas processing plant for Bakken core  {thedickinsonpress.com}
Oneok announced this week it will construct a natural gas processing plant in McKenzie County, another project that will help North Dakota's oil and gas industry . . .
 23 February 2018 : Exxon could make Beaumont the largest refinery in the U.S.  {oilprice.com}
ExxonMobil is close to issuing a final approval of a major expansion of its Beaumont refinery complex in Texas that could make it the largest crude oil processing plant . . .
 22 February 2018 : Natgas producer EQT to spin off midstream operations...  {Reuters}
Oil and gas producer EQT Corp said on Wednesday it would spin off its midstream business to create a standalone publicly traded . . .
 22 February 2018 : UAE seeks oil and gas investors to offset $1 trillion in...  {oilprice.com}
The Emirati Energy Minister is inviting oil and gas majors to make new investments in 2018 after over a $1 trillion in cancelled . . .
 22 February 2018 : U.S. Mediation on Israel-Lebanon offshore oil dispute reportedly...  {oilprice.com}
The U.S. mediation between Lebanon and Israel in a dispute over offshore oil and gas blocks and maritime borders has . . .
 21 February 2018 : Oil group reports rise in confidence in North Sea projects  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
There has been a growing number of oil companies looking to invest in the development of emerging technologies, according to the Oil and Gas Innovation Centre . . .
 20 February 2018 : Daewoo E&C signs contract to build largest oil refinery...  {businesskorea.co.kr}
On February 19, Daewoo Engineering & Construction (E&C) announced that the company signed a contract on the EPC-1 package . . .
 20 February 2018 : Croatia's Krk LNG project faces opposition as investment...   {Reuters}
Croatia’s plans for a floating liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal on the Adriatic island of Krk require a final investment . . .
 20 February 2018 : FG to compel oil firms to build refineries in Nigeria   {vanguardngr.com}
The Federal Government, Monday, stated that it is considering a policy whereby multinational oil and gas firms operating . . .
 19 February 2018 : Mideast oil and gas producers hit by the US export...  {oilreviewmiddleeast.com}
The Middle East oil and gas exporters are considered to be highly affected as the US energy exporters gaining . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 23 February 2018 : China to expand ethanol use in gasoline blending  {yourindustrynews.com}
China is set to expand the use of ethanol for blending in gasoline this year, in line with plans announced by the government last autumn . . .
 23 February 2018 : RFA report: Distillers grains exports dip to 4-year low in 2017  {ethanolproducer.com}
U.S. exports of distillers grains a high protein co-product of dry mill ethanol production used to feed livestock and poultry . . .
 23 February 2018 : EPA: More than 1 million cellulosic RINs generated in January  {ethanolproducer.com}
The U.S. EPA has released renewable identification number generation data for January, reporting that approximately 1.52 billion . . .
 22 February 2018 : US confirms anti-dumping duties for Argentina, Indonesia biodiesel   {ft.com}
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 22 February 2018 : US ethanol groups slam potential extension of EU...   {icis.com}
US ethanol trade groups on Wednesday slammed the European Commission’s review to extend antidumping duties on . . .
 22 February 2018 : Hawaii legislature considers 10 percent biofuel mandate   {biodieselmagazine.com}
A biofuel blending mandate for motor vehicle fuels is being considered in the Hawaii legislature this session . . .
 21 February 2018 : Partners consider renewable methanol project in Rotterdam  {ethanolproducer.com}
A consortium of companies comprising Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed a project . . .
 21 February 2018 : U.S. venture to build second corn ethanol plant in Mato Grosso  {Reuters}
FS Bioenergia, a joint venture between Brazilian and U.S.-based investors, said on Tuesday it will build its second corn-based ethanol plant . . .
 21 February 2018 : EU begins expiry review of anti-dumping measures for US ethanol  {ethanolproducer.com}
The EU enacted anti-dumping measures against U.S. ethanol in February 2013. The current duties have been in place since Feb. 23 . . .
 20 February 2018 : Brazil sees largest hydrous ethanol stocks draw in almost...   {platts.com}
Brazil's hydrous ethanol stocks as of February 1 were 2.19 billion liters, down almost 25% compared with . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 Offshore Pipeline Technology 2018 :    From 27th February to 1st March 2018 at Amsterdam. Map
 LNG Summit United States :    From 27th February to 28th February 2018 at Texas. Map
 13th LNG Supplies for Asian Markets 2018 :    From 27th February to 2nd March 2018 at Singapore. Map
 Iraq Petroleum Conference :    From 27th February to 28th February 2018 at Berlin. Map
 9th Offshore Arabia Conference & Exhibition :    From 28th February to 1st March 2018 at Dubai. Map
 3rd European Dredging Summit :    From 28th February to 1st March 2018 at Bremen. Map
 Downstream Russia 2018 :    From 28th February to 2nd March 2018 at Omsk. Map
 Iran international Exploration & Production Congress and Exhibition :    From 3rd March to 5th March 2018 at Tehran. Map
 13th Annual Asset Integrity Management Summit :    From 4th March to 7th March 2018 at Muscat. Map
 EPOCH - Exploration and Production Offshore Congress Hub :    From 5th March to 6th March 2018 at Rome. Map
 Sugar & Ethanol Asia 2018 :    From 6th March to 8th March 2018 at Bangkok. Map
 LPG Europe 2018 :    From 7th March to 8th March 2018 at Lisbon. Map
 CEE Gas :    From 7th March to 8th March 2018 at Zagreb. Map
 Asia Pacific Maritime 2018 :    From 14th March to 16th March 2018 at Singapore. Map
 Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference :    From 14th March to 16th March 2018 at Perth. Map
 Papua New Guinea Petroleum & Energy Summit :    From 19th March to 21st March 2018 at Port Moresby. Map
 World Bio Markets 2018 :    From 20th March to 22nd March 2018 at Amsterdam. Map
 GST & Shipping2030 Europe :    From 20th March to 23rd March 2018 at Copenhagen. Map
 CWC World LNG & Gas Series: 16th Americas Summit :    From 20th March to 22nd March 2018 at Houston. Map
 11th Oil & Gas West Asia (OGWA) :    From 26th March to 28th March 2018 at Muscat. Map
 Breakbulk China 2018 :    From 26th March to 28th March 2018 at Shanghai. Map
 Midstream Oil and Gas Congress :    From 26th March to 27th March 2018 at Copenhagen. Map
 6th Annual Crisis and Risk Management Summit :    From 26th March to 29th March 2018 at Kuwait City. Map
 OPEX MENA 2018 – Operational Excellence in Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals :    From 26th March to 27th March 2018 at Manama. Map
 The 18th China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition :    From 27th March to 29th March 2018 at Beijing. Map
 Digital Ship’s Maritime CIO Forum Cyprus :    From 27th March to 27th March 2018 at Limassol. Map
 Argus China and Global Oil 2018 :    From 28th March to 29th March 2018 at Beijing. Map
 Gasification 2018 :    From 28th March to 29th March 2018 at Frankfurt. Map
 4th Deepwater East & Southern Africa Congress 2018 :    From 28th March to 30th March 2018 at Maputo. Map
 3rd East & Southern Africa Gas & LNG Conference 2018 :    From 28th March to 29th March 2018 at Maputo. Map
 Gulf Safety Forum 2018 :    From 28th March to 29th March 2018 at Manama. Map
 Operational Excellence in Refining & Petrochemicals :    From 9th April to 11th April 2018 at Houston. Map
 PRC Russia & CIS 2018 :    From 9th April to 10th April 2018 at Moscow. Map
 4th ASEAN Refining & Petrochemical Forum :    From 10th April to 12th April 2018 at Jakarta. Map
 LNG Asia-Pacific Congress 2018 :    From 10th April to 12th April 2018 at Singapore. Map
 Long Term Gas Asia conference :    From 10th April to 11th April 2018 at Singapore. Map
 CIS Gas Monetisation Conference :    From 11th April to 11th April 2018 at Moscow. Map
 Singapore Yacht Show 2018 :    From 12th April to 15th April 2018 at Singapore. Map
 CIS Petrochemicals Conference :    From 12th April to 13th April 2018 at Moscow. Map
 Kuwait Oil & Gas Summit :    From 16th April to 17th April 2018 at Kuwait City. Map
 International Biomass Conference & Expo :    From 16th April to 18th April 2018 at Atlanta. Map
 Biogas Asia Pacific Forum 2018 :    From 16th April to 19th April 2018 at Kuala Lumpur. Map
 9th Annual Congress and Expo on Biofuels and Bioenergy :    From 16th April to 17th April 2018 at Dubai. Map
 International SAP Conference for Oil and Gas :    From 17th April to 19th April 2018 at Lisbon. Map
 Maritime & Energy Summit 2018 :    From 17th April to 17th April 2018 at Singapore. Map
 3rd Annual Machine Learning in Oil and Gas Conference :    From 18th April to 19th April 2018 at Houston. Map
 11th China Lubricants Market Focus 2018 :    From 18th April to 20th April 2018 at Beijing. Map
 20th Ballast Water Management Conference :    From 18th April to 19th April 2018 at California. Map
 Oil & Fuel Theft Summit :    From 18th April to 19th April 2018 at Geneva. Map
 Middle East Petroleum & Gas Conference :    From 22nd April to 24th April 2018 at Abu Dhabi. Map
 8th Dredging & Land Reclamation World Summit 2018 :    From 23rd April to 26th April 2018 at London. Map
 3rd Singapore Maritime Technology Conference (SMTC) :    From 24th April to 26th April 2018 at Singapore. Map
 The 4th Lebanon International Oil & Gas Summit and Showcase (LIOG-2018) :    From 24th April to 25th April 2018 at Beirut. Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 SPE Workshop: Frontier Deepwater Development :   From 26th February to 27th February 2018  at  Yangon. Map
 API 579 Training - Fitness For Service :   From 5th March to 9th March 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 API 570 Training – Piping Inspector Course :   From 5th March to 9th March 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Managed Pressure Drilling :   From 5th March to 5th March 2018  at  Fort Worth. Map
 Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties :   From 5th March to 9th March 2018  at  Calgary. Map
 Production Sharing Contracts :   From 6th March to 8th March 2018  at  Bangkok. Map
 Production Sharing Contracts (Muscat) :   From 11th March to 15th March 2018  at  Muscat. Map
 Essential Skills for Oil & Gas Managers & Supervisors :   From 12th March to 16th March 2018  at  London. Map
 Enhanced Oil Recovery Fundamentals :   From 12th March to 13th March 2018  at  Calgary. Map
 SPE Workshop: Lebanon Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration and Development :   From 14th March to 15th March 2018  at  Beirut. Map
 API 580 & API 581 Training – Risk-Based Inspection & Base Resource Document :   From 19th March to 23rd March 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 ASME Section VIII Division 1 & 2 – Pressure Vessel Series :   From 19th March to 23rd March 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Corrosion Control in Gas, Oil & Water :   From 25th March to 29th March 2018  at  Dubai. Map
 Storage Tank Design, Construction & Maintenance :   From 26th March to 30th March 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur . Map
 IMO 2020 Bunker Fuels :   From 28th March to 28th March 2018  at  Singapore. Map
 Advanced Practical Centrifugal Pump :   From 2nd April to 6th April 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 ASME B31.3 – Process Piping Code Design Requirements :   From 2nd April to 6th April 2018  at  Kuala Lumpur. Map
 SPE Workshop: Well Integrity Excellence in a Low Oil Price Environment :   From 10th April to 11th April 2018  at  Galveston. Map
 Certificate in FPSOs :   From 11th April to 4th July 2018  at  Online learning. Map
 Leadership & Strategic Thinking in the Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Industry :   From 16th April to 20th April 2018  at  New York. Map
 Evaluation of Canadian Oil and Gas Properties :   From 16th April to 20th April 2018  at  Calgary. Map
 Asset Integrity Management and Risk-Based Inspection Masterclass 2018 :   From 23rd April to 26th April 2018  at  Singapore. Map
 Oil & Gas Agreements :   From 23rd April to 26th April 2018  at  London. Map
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