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Buckeye Partners' Puerto Rico Oil Terminal Still Closed after Maria
Friday, September 22, 2017 Buckeye did not say if the tanks at the 4.6-million-barrel terminal were damaged by Hurricane Maria.

Phillips 66 Partners To Buy Bakken Assets From Phillips 66
Friday, September 22, 2017 Phillips 66 Partners LP says it would buy pipeline and other assets from parent Phillips 66 in a $2.4B deal.

EPA Extends Enforcement Discretion for Harvey-hit Fuel Storage Facilities
Friday, September 22, 2017 Similarly, EPA extended enforcement discretion for certain air pollutants from gasoline storage tanks during so-called roof landings.

Sri Lanka in Talks with Two Chinese Firms for $3 Bln Refinery
Friday, September 22, 2017 Sri Lanka wants to build a new refinery in its southern Hambantota port.

Silicon Meets Steel as Pipeline Operators Try Fiber-Optics
Friday, September 22, 2017 They're piloting a system that can pinpoint leaks and other disturbances down to the centimeter.

Europe Diesel Exports Hit Record as Harvey Redraws Trade
Friday, September 22, 2017 Traders expect the European exports to continue for several more weeks.

Abu Dhabi's Adnoc Is Said to Consider IPO for Shipping Business
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. is considering a plan to sell shares in its shipping unit as part of a broader strategy to attract investment.

Russia Set To Pipe More Oil To China, Stepping Up Race With Saudis
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Chinese oil refineries are gearing up to receive more Russian oil transported through an expanded Siberian pipeline network from January.

ExxonMobil Starts Fuels Production at Baytown, Beaumont
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Company says Texas refineries resume fuel production and chem plants are ramping up.

Stormy Weather Exposes Shortcomings Of World's Oil Refineries
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Harvey's crippling impact on US oil refinery operations and the challenge buyers faced in filling the gap in gasoline supplies has exposed a shortage of spare refining capacity around the globe.

NZ Jet Fuel Rations Increased As Govt Calls In Navy To Beat Shortage
Thursday, September 21, 2017 New Zealand will partially ease fuel rationing, a spokesman for the country's oil industry says.

Mexico's Pemex Says Gasoline, Diesel Supplies Guaranteed
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Pemex says its installations suffered no significant damage from an earthquake.

Venezuelans Face Growing Queues To Buy Gasoline
Thursday, September 21, 2017 Venezuelan drivers are facing growing queues to buy gasoline despite having the world's largest oil reserves.

Dominican Republic Shuts Most Ports Ahead Of Hurricane Maria
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Dominican Republic closed most of its ports ahead of Hurricane Maria, the government says.

Glencore Strikes Multi-Year Purchase Deal With Angola LNG
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Glencore is to buy LNG supplies from Angola LNG over a multi-year period.

WoodMac: LNG Growth To Propel Oil And Gas Industry's Carbon Emissions
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 LNG will be the biggest source of carbon emission growth for the world's top oil and gas companies by 2025, according to a new study by Wood Mackenzie.

Robust Asia Demand Drives ME, Russia Crude Premiums To Multi-Month Highs
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Spot premiums for Middle East and Russian crude loading in November and December have hit multi-month highs.

EIA: US Crude Inventories Up Again, Gasoline, Diesel Stocks Down
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 US crude oil stockpiles jumped last week as imports and production increased, while distillate inventories fell the most in nearly six years and gasoline inventories also declined.

Aramco Plans to Buy Non-Saudi Crude in Global Trading Expansion
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Saudi Aramco plans to expand its trading business by buying and selling non-Saudi crude as the world's biggest exporter prepares for what could be a record initial public offering.

Caribbean Oil Terminals Make Preparations Ahead Of Hurricane Maria
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Several Caribbean oil storage terminals that temporarily closed ahead of Hurricane Irma earlier this month have started making preparations in case they have to shut again.

Taiwan Suspends Oil Exports To North Korea, Imports Of Clothing
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Taiwan has suspended refined oil and LNG exports to North Korea.

EU Cuts Duties On Argentine Biodiesel, Challenge To Come
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 The European Union will lower import duties on Argentine biodiesel after the WTO ruled against initial measures.

Far From the Texas Coast, Hurricane Harvey Hits Oil Refiners
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Three weeks after Hurricane Harvey ravaged the massive fuel-making industry, the region's recovery from storm damage is starting to disrupt plans for crucial maintenance.

Total Steps Up Renewables Drive With EREN, GreenFlex Deals
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 Total steps up its expansion into renewables with investments in solar and wind energy producer EREN RE and energy efficiency firm GreenFlex.

Kemp: US Natural Gas Prices Rise As Winter Stocks Look Tight
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 US natural gas stocks look somewhat tight after low prices this summer worked off the excess stocks that built up in the first half of the year.

Russia's Gazprom Signs LNG Supply Deal With Ghana
Monday, September 18, 2017 Gazprom has signed a 12-year deal to supply Ghana National Petroleum Corporation (GNPC) with liquefied natural gas.

Kemp: Hedge Funds Crowd In To Bet On Gasoline And Diesel
Monday, September 18, 2017 Hedge funds continue to wager on a shortage of refined fuels driving prices higher, even as US refineries gradually restart operations in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

Japan's Mitsui OSK Targets 26% Stake In Swan's Indian LNG Unit
Monday, September 18, 2017 Mitsui OSK Lines aims to buy at least a 26% stake in a floating storage regassification unit (FSRU) in India.

New Zealand Military Called In After Pipeline Leak Hits Air Travel
Monday, September 18, 2017 New Zealand called in its defense force to help move fuel around the country after a burst oil pipeline triggered a jet fuel shortage.

Turkey-Based Palmali Lodges $2B Claim Against Lukoil's Litasco
Monday, September 18, 2017 Palmali says it lodged a claim with the English High Court worth almost $2 billion against Litasco.

Colonial Pipeline Allows Port Arthur Refiners To Ship Fuel After Harvey
Monday, September 18, 2017 Port Arthur, Texas refiners can use their own pumps as a temporary solution, Colonial Pipeline says.

Russia's Rosneft Clinches Gas Pipeline Deal With Iraq's Kurdistan
Monday, September 18, 2017 Rosneft will invest in gas pipelines in Iraq's autonomous Kurdistan, expanding its commitment to the region ahead of an independence referendum.

Saudis Said to Mull Phasing Out Gasoline Subsidy by End-November
Monday, September 18, 2017 Saudi Arabia is considering a plan to phase out subsidies for gasoline and jet fuel in November at the latest.

Oil Cargoes Shift Away Venezuela As Hurricanes Extend Disruptions
Monday, September 18, 2017 Shippers are sending oil cargoes originally bound for Venezuela to other spots in Latin America and the Caribbean, in advance of coming hurricanes.

Two Weeks After Harvey, Cheniere Runs More Gas Than Ever
Friday, September 15, 2017 Cheniere's flagship Sabine Pass terminal in Louisiana is liquefying more natural gas for export than ever.

French Nuclear Regulator Investigations Fuel Winter Supply Doubts
Friday, September 15, 2017 France could face a second winter of tight power supply as nuclear reactors undergo a review of hundreds of components and increased scrutiny demanded by the country's watchdog.

Quake, Blackout, Breakdowns Cripple Mexico's Refinery Capacity
Friday, September 15, 2017 Mexico's drivers may pay more for fuel after a power failure hit a second refinery the same week that the strongest earthquake in more than a century shut the nation's biggest plant.

Oil And Chemical Spills From Hurricane Harvey Big, But Dwarfed By Katrina
Friday, September 15, 2017 More than 22,000 barrels of oil, refined fuels and chemicals spilled at sites across Texas in the wake of Hurricane Harvey.

Ifax: Saipem To Conduct Feasibility Study On Rosneft Chemical Plant
Friday, September 15, 2017 Rosneft has commissioned Saipem to conduct a technical and commercial feasibility study of Rosneft's planned petrochemical plant.

Forget Oil, Water Is New Ticket for Pipeline Growth in Texas
Friday, September 15, 2017 The torrent of dirty water coming out of almost every American oil well is the next big bet for a former fund manager for billionaire Paul Allen.

Storms Worsen Unprecedented Summer Slump In US Diesel Supply
Friday, September 15, 2017 US diesel stockpiles did something this year that has never happened in the summer before: They shrank.

Valero Underestimated Houston Refinery Leak During Harvey
Friday, September 15, 2017 Valero probably underestimated the leakage of dangerous chemicals when Hurricane Harvey hit its Houston refinery last month, EPA says.

'Beautiful Coal' Seeks New Life as Carbon Fiber for Vehicles
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Cheaper carbon fiber could expand demand for the material.

China's Crude Refinery Output Rebounds In Aug On New Quotas
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Chinese refineries processed 6.5% more crude oil in August than a year earlier, data from the National Bureau of Statistics shows.

China's CNOOC Ends Feasibility Study For Western Canadian LNG Terminal
Thursday, September 14, 2017 CNOOC says it will end the feasibility study for its LNG export terminal on British Columbia's coast due to low global commodity prices.

Canada, N. Dakota Crudes Surge On Harvey After-Effects
Thursday, September 14, 2017 Light, sweet crude out of Canada and North Dakota surged to their highest levels in over 4 years, as Midwest and East Coast refiners bid heavily for those grades.

Netherlands To Receive LNG Cargo From US Sabine Pass Plant
Thursday, September 14, 2017 The Netherlands will receive its second-ever LNG shipment from Cheniere Energy's Sabine Pass export facility in the United States.

Norway Gas Pipeline Investors Go To Top Court Over Tariff Cut
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 A group of investors in Norway's gas pipeline network are going to the country's highest court in a final attempt to overturn a government decision to cut pipeline tariffs.

Bangladesh Set To Sign 15-Year LNG Import Deal With Qatar
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 Bangladesh will sign a 15-year deal with Qatar's RasGas Co to import LNG starting in 2018.

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