Oil & Energy
July 18, 2013
Iran is fully prepared to build small oil refineries in other countries should they show interest, Oil Ministry spokesman says.
July 17, 2013
Cooking gas consumers in Jeddah are experiencing difficulties getting a refill after GASCO notified consumers that they should switch over to the new safety valve, commonly known as a regulator, which was introduced recently.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority has launched an ‘Excellence Assessors Club’ to further increase the ability of its employees and enable them to analyse and evaluate the internal operations.
July 16, 2013
The Gulf state of Kuwait has discovered a new oil and gas field in Kabed area close to the well-known Manageesh oilfield, Hashem Sayed Hashem, CEO of state-owned Kuwait Oil Co said yesterday.
Emirates Gas has secured the CSR Label award, presented for distinguished corporate social responsibility initiatives by the Dubai Chamber of Commerce & Industry for the third consecutive year.
South Korea imported 565,444 tons of Iranian crude oil in June, equivalent to 138,157 barrels per day, Reuters reported.
July 15, 2013
Qatar has now become the world’s largest exporter and second largest producer of liquid helium with the launch of production at the new plant of RasGas Company, said the country’s energy minister.
Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (DEWA) has dedicated AED 1 million as a donation to the humanitarian campaign launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum.
Power cuts in Bahrain during summer have been significantly decreased in the last three years, said a senior government official.
Kuwait has sent two oil tankers carrying crude and diesel worth $200 million to Egypt.
July 14, 2013
Union Petroleum and Natural gas Minister Veerappa Moily has said that Iraq has offered three discovered oilfields to India on nomination basis and agreed to renegotiate an oil block that has been pending since 2000.
The UAE’s average June oil output was unchanged from May at 2.73 million barrels per day, latest data from the Paris-based International Energy Agency showed.
The construction at the Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Solar Park project at Seih Al Dahal is in progress and going on schedule.
Emirates Gas will distribute free Liquefied Petroleum Gas refills to underprivileged families of widows and orphans in Dubai, Ajman and Umm Al Quwain, through the Holy Month of Ramadan until the end of the year.
July 11, 2013
The Turkish operator of an electricity-producing barge assumes the responsibility for a monthlong stoppage in power production and urged the Lebanese state to seek compensation for the breach of the agreement terms.