May 19, 2019

Trump and sanctions against Iran, what happens now?

After stopping the exemptions to the sanctions, Iran announces the resumption of uranium enrichment. Awaiting the next OPEC+ meeting

Read More
May 7, 2019

Four Suspects Arrested in Russian Oil Contamination Case

Nefteperevalka owns the section of the Druzhba pipeline where it is believed the contamination had originated on April 19

Apr 26, 2019

Russia to Hold Talks on Fixing Its Tainted Oil Supplies to Europe

Representatives from Russia, Poland, Ukraine and Belarus would meet to discuss the issue in the Belarus capital Minsk

Apr 16, 2019

China in the driving seat

The new geography of manufacturing. The speed at which China is changing its energy mix, from coal to gas. Europe’s response. The interwoven fates of Rome and Beijing over the Belt and Road Initiative

Mar 22, 2019

Gazprom Agrees To Ensure Gas Supplies to Hungary, Bypassing Ukraine

Russia will supply gas to Hungary in 2020, regardless of agreements on gas transit between Moscow and Kiev

Mar 21, 2019

Greater Eurasia and the (new) energy routes

A new development pole that wants and can become an alternative to the Euro-Atlantic center. Gas is above all

Feb 18, 2019

Oil price rise on Opec-led supply cuts

In addition to the OPEC+ deal and the turmoil in the Latin American country, another bullish factor was a slight depreciation of the dollar and the impression that the Federal Reserve will not implement a strong tightening monetary policy in 2019 as it was previously supposed

Feb 18, 2019

Russia’s Gazprombank Freezes Accounts of Venezuela’s PDVSA

The Kremlin has been among Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro’s staunchest supporters.

Jan 22, 2019

A new recession is looming

To balance the market, global economic powers must implement expansive policies and producer countries must implement the production cuts agreement as soon as possible

Jan 8, 2019

Germany Wobbles on Nord Stream Pipeline

Support in German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s coalition for a  new Russian gas pipeline is slipping.  Pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump starts to bite.

show all
Nov 2, 2018

Russian Oil Output Nears All-Time High With October Ramp-Up

Ministers from the so-called OPEC+ group, which brings together Russia, Saudi Arabia and other oil-producing nations, will meet in Abu Dhabi next week, ahead of a key summit scheduled for early December in Vienna.

Read More
Oct 29, 2018

Kazakhstan to export gasoline to Kyrgyzstan

“The relevant documents were prepared today. We sent them to our colleagues in Kyrgyzstan and the vice minister will go there this week,” said Bozumbayev.

Oct 22, 2018

All the Factors behind the Bullish Trend

The main reasons for the rise in oil prices are the collapse of Lybia’s and Venezuela’s output along with the economic measures imposed against Iranian crude exports. Looking at country data, China and India are still the key drivers

Oct 20, 2018

Russia and Uzbekistan Start Work on Nuclear Power Plant

Project which Moscow estimates will cost $11 billion.

Oct 19, 2018

Puglia discusses, Albania celebrates, Saipem realizes: Tap is done

The Albania-Italy submarine pipeline has been started today. From Azerbaijan to Europe.

Oct 11, 2018

Kazakh government introduces alternative tax on subsoil use

The alternative tax on subsoil use that gives subsoil users an additional opportunity to fulfill their tax obligations. Tax burden is transferred immediately at the time of income receipt.

Oct 5, 2018

World Energy Week in Milan

World Trilemma Index assigns triple A for sustainability to Italy.

Oct 4, 2018

New household appliance recycling, discount programme launched to promote energy-efficiency

The government of Kazakhstan  offering residents of Astana and Almaty the opportunity to recycle their old household appliances free of charge and get a 10 percent discount on a new energy-efficient refrigerator

Oct 2, 2018

Russian Oil Output Rises to Record as OPEC Cuts Rolled Back

Russia’s production exceeded the previous high of 11.247 million barrels a day reached two years ago

Sep 17, 2018

Oil, positive trend

Price increases had three major drivers: the collapse of Iranian exports, the decrease in US stocks and the depreciation of the dollar

show all