Oil & Energy
June 5, 2012
Dr Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, Chief Executive Officer of Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s multi-faceted renewable energy company, has received this year’s United Nations’ Champions of the Earth award.
June 4, 2012
Smart grid is an opportunity for MENA countries to incorporate their vast solar and renewable resources, manage growing demand, reduce carbon emissions and cut down on electricity system losses.
Masdar and Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, demonstrated their support to students of Emirates National School (Boys Campus) by offering lessons in sustainability during the Science Fair.
May 31, 2012
The price of gasoline fell by LL700 over the past week to a near-record low Wednesday, according to the Energy Ministry, while that of diesel oil fell by LL600.
Mr. Mark Carne Shell’s Middle East & North Africa Executive Vice President stated that Shell always promotes local partnerships in countries where we operate.
Mr. Abdulrahman Qasim Al Ali, Commercial Sales Manager at Emarat, held discussions with officials from the oils department at Exxon Mobil.
May 30, 2012
Demand for 95-octane gasoline has dropped by 64 per cent since the government raised the price of the product three days ago.
Kuwait Energy announced that a consortium led by the company was awarded today the exploration and development contract of “block 9” in Basra, Iraq.
Emirates General Petroleum Corporation "Emarat" will participate in the Global No Smoking Day, on which Emarat shall cease selling cigarettes and other tobacco products in its various stores.
May 29, 2012
Bahrain plans to set up two factories specialised in producing urea and ammonia at an outlay of $1.5 billion, said Energy Minister Dr Abdulhussain Mirza.
Marking 2011 as a paramount financial year with one billion liters in fuel sales, Oman Oil Marketing Company’s Retail Team was flown to Istanbul, Turkey in appreciation of their outstanding performance.
May 28, 2012
The Jordanian government unveiled on Sunday new electricity rates it claims will have a limited impact on citizens’ living conditions.
May 27, 2012
The government on Saturday raised the price of 95-Octane gas and decided to “adjust” the prices of electricity provided to large consumers.
May 24, 2012
Dow Oil & Gas announced the launch of the NEPTUNE Advanced Subsea Flow Assurance Insulation System experienced in Africa.
Freshplus, continues the advancement of its position among other competing names with the opening of the sixth branch bearing the trademark at Dubai Media City.