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1. News on Oil Prices
 27 February 2021 : Oil drops on dollar strength and OPEC+ supply expectations  {businessworld.in}
Oil prices fell on Friday as the U.S. dollar rose while forecasts called for crude supply to rise in response to prices climbing above pre-pandemic levels . . .
 26 February 2021 : Natural gas price shocks will be felt in Minnesota  {kare11.com}
The Minnesota Public Utilities Commission launched a formal investigation into sudden spikes in natural gas wholesale prices . . .
 26 February 2021 : Barclays now sees brent crude at $67 in 2021  {oilprice.com}
Barclays became on Thursday the latest bank to upgrade its forecasts for the average price of oil this year . . .
 26 February 2021 : Oil mixed, U.S. crude hits highest since 2019 as refineries restart  {Reuters}
Oil prices were mixed on Thursday with U.S. crude edging up to its highest close since 2019 as Texas refineries restarted production . . .
 26 February 2021 : Oil prices fall on rising U.S. dollar, expectations for supply gains  {Reuters}
Oil prices fell on Friday as a collapse in bond prices led to gains in the U.S. dollar and expectations grew . . .
 25 February 2021 : Oil rises after data shows slump in U.S. output amid Texas freeze  {Reuters}
Oil prices climbed on Wednesday to fresh 13-month highs after U.S. government data showed a drop in crude output . . .
 25 February 2021 : Arizona sees second-highest weekly price increase for gasoline  {azfamily.com}
According to AAA, the Grand Canyon State saw the second-highest weekly increase for gas prices in the nation . . .
 25 February 2021 : Indiana gas prices continue to climb  {wbiw.com}
Indiana gas prices have risen 15.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.63 a gallon today . . .
 25 February 2021 : Petrol, diesel prices unchanged; oil prices hover near 1-year high  {goodreturns.in}
Fuel prices were unchanged by state-owned marketing companies on Wednesday after having touched new all-time highs the previous day . . .
 25 February 2021 : Fuel price relief as oil companies spare petrol, diesel from price hike  {Economic Times}
Oil marketing companies on Wednesday gave momentary relief to consumers from skyrocketing fuel prices by keeping retail price of petrol . . .
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2. Rig News
 27 February 2021 : Borr Drilling expects demand for modern jack-up rigs to grow  {oedigital.com}
Offshore drilling company Borr Drilling expects growth in demand for modern jack-up drilling rigs, supported by higher oil prices . . .
 27 February 2021 : Oil rig count inches higher as prices drop  {oilprice.com}
Baker Hughes reported on Friday that the number of oil and gas rigs in the United States rose by 5 this week . . .
 26 February 2021 : Eni extends Saipem 10000 drillship term until 2023  {oedigital.com}
The news was shared by the Italian energy services company Saipem on Thursday in its full-year and fourth-quarter 2020 report . . .
 26 February 2021 : TWMA to handle Spirit Energys offshore drilling waste  {oedigital.com}
UK-based drilling waste management company TWMA has said it has won a seven-figure contract with oil and gas company Spirit Energy . . .
 26 February 2021 : Shelf sells jackup to ADNOC  {offshore-mag.com}
Shelf Drilling has completed the sale and delivery of its jackup Shelf Drilling Journey to ADNOC Drilling . . .
 25 February 2021 : Lamprell wins Aramco offshore EPCI contract  {tradearabia.com}
UAE-based Lamprell, a specialist in the oil rig construction business, has been awarded an Engineering, Procurement, Construction . . .
 23 February 2021 : Drilling season peaking with 31 rigs working  {thestar.com}
According to Rig Locator, in 2020 there were 65 rigs working on the same date, and 52 rigs working on that date in 2019 . . .
 22 February 2021 : Equinor, partners to shut down Veslefrikk field for good in 2022  {oedigital.com}
Norways Equinor said Monday it has, with its partners, decided to shut down the Veslefrikk field in the Norwegian part of the North Sea . . .
 20 February 2021 : Canadas weekly rig count drops 1 to 185  {boereport.com}
Canada averaged 185 active drilling rigs this week according to data from the Canadian Association of Oilwell Drilling Contractors . . .
 20 February 2021 : Oil rig count ends twelve week streak of gains as oil prices slip  {oilprice.com}
Baker Hughes reported on Friday that the number of oil and gas rigs in the United States stayed the same this week . . .
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3. News on Oil Exploration
 27 February 2021 : Oil and gas explored in the past decade reached...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Oil and gas discovered in the past decade reached 10.1 billion tons and 6.85 trillion cubic meters respectively . . .
 26 February 2021 : PTTEP discovers high-quality gas in Block SK417 offshore...  {oilandgastechnology.net}
Thai national oil company PTT Exploration & Production has hit sweet gas with its first exploration well . . .
 26 February 2021 : Norway offers 84 exploration blocks in 2021 licensing round  {Reuters}
Norway launched a consultation on Thursday on a 2021 licensing round in mature areas in which it offered 84 new blocks for petroleum exploration . . .
 25 February 2021 : Fenix gas project under review offshore Argentina  {offshore-mag.com}
Total and its partners are working to progress the Fenix gas field development offshore southern Argentina toward a final investment decision . . .
 25 February 2021 : Malaysias Petronas discovers oil at Indonesias Hidayah-1 exploration...  {Reuters}
Malaysia state oil firm Petroliam Nasional Berhad, or Petronas, on Wednesday said it has made an oil discovery at the Hidayah-1 exploration well . . .
 25 February 2021 : China discovers oil and gas field in Bohai Sea  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
The China National Offshore Oil Corporation announced Monday that it has discovered a field in the Bohai Sea . . .
 25 February 2021 : ONGC identifies new onshore blocks in Kutch  {Times of India}
Arid Kutch could be the new treasure for oil and gas exploration. State-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corporation . . .
 25 February 2021 : Essar MoU with IIT Dhanbad for R&D in CBM gas exploration  {Economic Times}
Essar Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Ltd has signed a memorandum of understanding for collaboration . . .
 25 February 2021 : The Netherlands: Six oil and gas firms launch joint well decom campaign  {oedigital.com}
Six oil and gas operators in The Netherlands, within the Nextep partnership, are working on a major campaign to decommission oil and gas wells . . .
 24 February 2021 : Philippines pushing for upstream renaissance  {energyvoice.com}
Law makers in the Philippines are seeking to refocus the Philippine National Oil Company investment . . .
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4. News on Oil Demand and Oil Consumption
 27 February 2021 : Oil-based marine fuel demand to drop as ships cut emissions...  {Reuters}
Global demand for oil-based marine fuels is set to fall in the next three decades as stricter carbon emissions rules . . .
 26 February 2021 : Global LNG demand expected to almost double by 2040...  {Reuters}
Global liquefied natural gas demand is expected to almost double to 700 million tonnes by 2040, Royal Dutch Shell . . .
 22 February 2021 : Oil market rebalancing largely complete, except for jet fuel  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
U.S. petroleum consumption and inventories have returned to normal after the pandemic and volume war last year . . .
 19 February 2021 : Indian diesel, gasoline use drops amid high prices  {argusmedia.com}
Indias diesel demand declined by 9pc from a year earlier in the first half of February, the biggest such fall since August . . .
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5. News on Oil Output
 27 February 2021 : U.S. crude output drops to 11.06 million bpd in December...  {Reuters}
U.S. crude oil output dropped 58,000 barrels per day to 11.063 million bpd in December, the U.S. Energy Information Administration . . .
 26 February 2021 : Natural gas production plunged 45% during the Texas freeze  {oilprice.com}
Natural gas production in Texas collapsed by 45 percent during the cold snap last week, primarily due to freeze-offs . . .
 26 February 2021 : UK data: Upstream oil output plunges 7% to three-year low in 2020  {spglobal.com}
UK oil production dropped 7% to a three-year low of 1.03 million b/d in 2020, while the country was a net exporter of crude and natural gas liquids . . .
 25 February 2021 : Kazakhstans Tengiz output crimped by OPEC+ as...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Oil production at Kazakhstans flagship Tengiz field fell by 11% in 2020 to 577,000 b/d, the Chevron-led operating consortium said Feb. 23 . . .
 25 February 2021 : Texas refinery restarts could take until April  {oilprice.com}
The restart of Shells Deer Park refinery in Texas could take until April, Reuters has reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the issue . . .
 25 February 2021 : Colombias Ecopetrol to triple Permian Basin investment this year...  {spglobal.com}
Colombias state-controlled Ecopetrol plans to triple its investment in the US Permian Basin this year to $600 million . . .
 25 February 2021 : Shale producers see deep freeze hitting thousands...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Permian-focused shale producers Diamondback Energy Inc, Cimarex Energy Co and Occidental Petroleum Corp said their first-quarter oil output . . .
 24 February 2021 : US oil producers start storm impact tally  {argusmedia.com}
Occidental Petroleum said it expects the storm to cut its first quarter production from the Permian basin by . . .
 23 February 2021 : Brazils Enauta restarts production well at offshore Atlanta Field  {spglobal.com}
Brazilian independent oil and natural gas producer Enauta restarted a single production well at the offshore Atlanta Field . . .
 23 February 2021 : U.S. shale producers reveal extent of hit from Texas freeze  {Reuters}
Occidental Petroleum Corp, Diamondback Energy Inc and a host of smaller Permian-focused U.S. shale producers on Monday . . .
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6. News on Oil Transportation
 27 February 2021 : US imports of Opec crude plummet in December  {argusmedia.com}
US crude imports from Opec countries fell in December to the lowest level since at least 1973 . . .
 27 February 2021 : Nord Stream 2 gas link developer shrugs off Wintershall Dea loan move  {spglobal.com}
The developer of the almost-complete Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline from Russia to Germany said Feb. 26 that it had the financing in place to complete the pipeline . . .
 26 February 2021 : Qatar says to fund $60 million pipeline from Israel to Gaza  {Reuters}
Qatar on Thursday pledged $60 million to build a natural gas pipeline from Israel into the Gaza Strip that will end the energy crisis . . .
 26 February 2021 : Russian LNG, natural gas shouldnt compete in export markets...  {Reuters}
Russia should ensure its natural gas and LNG supplies do not compete in international markets, Gazprom said on Thursday . . .
 26 February 2021 : CPC crude shipments may increase by 12.5% on year in 2021...  {spglobal.com}
The Caspian Pipeline Consortium has received bids for crude deliveries via its network in 2021 totaling 67.5 million mt . . .
 26 February 2021 : Uganda sees work on oil pipeline with Total starting shortly  {Reuters}
Uganda said on Thursday the construction of a $3.5 billion oil pipeline with Frances Total due to run through neighbouring Tanzania . . .
 25 February 2021 : Iraqs southern oil exports average 2.7 mln bpd so far in February...  {Reuters}
Iraqs oil exports from its southern ports are stable at 2.7 million barrels per day so far in February . . .
 25 February 2021 : Saudi oil export value falls nearly 30% in December...  {Reuters}
The value of Saudi Arabias oil exports in December dropped nearly 30%, or 19.5 billion riyals, compared with the year before . . .
 25 February 2021 : Canadian oil-by-rail exports to U.S. keep rising  {oilprice.com}
Crude oil exports from Canada to the United States are increasingly being shipped by rail due to the now chronic shortage of pipeline capacity . . .
 25 February 2021 : Canadian oil pipeline Trans Mountain seeks to shield insurers...  {Reuters}
Trans Mountain Corp, a firm that operates an oil pipeline owned by the Canadian government, has asked a regulator to keep the identities . . .
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7. News on Oil companies
 27 February 2021 : Indian Oil to invest ₹32,946 crore to expand capacity of Panipat Refinery  {livemint.com}
Indian Oil Corporation Limited on Friday said that its board has approved an investment of ₹32,946 crore . . .
 26 February 2021 : Petronas reports 4Q20 loss  {oilfieldtechnology.com}
Petronas announced in a virtual briefing a 1.1 billion ringgit loss after tax for the October-December quarter versus a profit of 4.1 billion . . .
 26 February 2021 : Imperial Oil reports one-billion-barrel drop in bitumen reserves...  {cbc.ca}
Imperial Oil Ltd. is cutting one billion barrels from its inventory of oilsands bitumen following a year marked by low oil prices . . .
 26 February 2021 : Exxon shocks as oil reserves drop by a third  {oilprice.com}
Exxon slashed its oil reserves by almost a third in what is the most radical reserve revision in the companys modern history . . .
 25 February 2021 : OGDCs profit contracts 24% in Oct-Dec 2020  {tribune.com.pk}
Oil and Gas Development Companys profit contracted 23.8% to Rs18.9 billion in the quarter ended December 31 . . .
 25 February 2021 : Brazils Petrobras returns to profit in fourth quarter of 2020  {Economic Times}
Brazils state-run oil company, Petrobras, announced Wednesday it returned to profit in the fourth quarter of 2020 . . .
 25 February 2021 : Exxon Mobils total reserves drop by a third after COVID-19 oil price drop  {Reuters}
Exxon Mobil Corps global oil and gas reserves tumbled by a third last year as the COVID-19 pandemic slammed global oil prices and demand . . .
 24 February 2021 : Interoil Q4 interim financial report  {globenewswire.com}
Oil and gas markets continue being affected by COVID-19. Oil and gas prices have shown some recovery in . . .
 24 February 2021 : Annapolis sues 26 oil and gas firms alleging they  {hill.com}
City officials in Annapolis, Md., filed a lawsuit Monday accusing 26 companies including Exxon, Shell, and the . . .
 23 February 2021 : Marathon Oil posts smaller loss on higher prices, cost cuts  {Reuters}
U.S. shale producer Marathon Oil Corp on Monday posted a smaller fourth-quarter loss compared with the third . . .
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8. Oil Contracts
 26 February 2021 : Russias Novatek enters into long-term LNG deal with Chinas Shenergy...  {Reuters}
A subsidiary of Russias Novatek has entered into a long-term deal to supply liquefied natural gas to Chinese state-owned firm Shenergy Group Company . . .
 23 February 2021 : Nigeria extends oil-for-fuel swap contracts until June...  {Reuters}
Nigerian state oil company NNPC has extended until June its contracts with private companies to swap crude oil for fuels . . .
 22 February 2021 : Iraq decides to freeze oil prepayments deal on rising oil prices  {Reuters}
Iraq has decided to freeze its first crude oil prepayment deal, which had aimed to boost its finances, because oil prices are rising . . .
 19 February 2021 : Iraqs $2 bil oil prepayment deal with Zhenhua delayed pending...  {spglobal.com}
Iraqs $2 billion oil prepayment deal with Chinas state-owned Zhenhua Oil Co. is on hold pending government approvals . . .
 18 February 2021 : Kuwait plans to shorten oil supply deals for some Asian buyers  {moneycontrol.com}
Oil producer Kuwait Petroleum Corp is in talks to shorten its annual supply deals with some customers in India and Japan . . .
 16 February 2021 : New oil agreements will ensure Guyana earns more...  {demerarawaves.com}
The Guyana government on Monday cautioned businesses against racking up the cost of goods and services because . . .
 16 February 2021 : TietoEvry in $188 mln deal to sell oil, gas software business  {Reuters}
Finnish information technology company TietoEvry said on Monday it has agreed to sell its oil and gas software business . . .
 15 February 2021 : Red Sea coral reefs under threat from Israel-UAE oil deal  {france24.com}
Israeli environmentalists are warning that a UAE-Israeli oil pipeline deal threatens unique Red Sea coral reefs . . .
 14 February 2021 : Global oil, gas contracts witness steady activity in Q4  {Zawya}
The global oil and gas industry witnessed a marginal decline in the number of contracts, which fell from . . .
 10 February 2021 : Uganda bullish on oil deal with Total, CNOOC by March  {theeastafrican.co.ke}
The Uganda government says it is in advanced stages of closing the long-awaited Final Investment Decision with the international oil companies . . .
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9. News on Oil stocks
 27 February 2021 : Energean takes full ownership of Energean Israel  {oedigital.com}
London-listed oil and gas company Energean has become the full owner of Energean Israel Limited, a company working to develop . . .
 27 February 2021 : Chevron turns the taps on Alen Gas field  {jpt.spe.org}
Chevron subsidiary Noble Energy EG Ltd. has achieved first gas flow from the Alen Gas Monetization Project . . .
 27 February 2021 : Vaalco completes purchase of Sasols stake in Etame Marin block...  {oedigital.com}
Africa-focused oil and gas company Vaalco Energy has completed the acquisition of Sasols stake in the Etame Marin block offshore Gabon . . .
 26 February 2021 : OIL-led consortium places bid for BPCLs stake in Numaligarh Refinery  {daijiworld.com}
Oil India Ltd, in consortium with Engineers India Ltd, have placed their bid for acquiring 61.65 per cent stake of Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd . . .
 26 February 2021 : EnQuest farms down 85% stake in North Sea discovery for $1  {oedigital.com}
UK-based oil firm EnQuest has signed an agreement with Anasuria Hibiscus UK to farm-down an 85% working interest in the Eagle discovery . . .
 25 February 2021 : Romanias Romgaz in talks for stake in Neptun Deep offshore...  {seenews.com}
Romanian natural gas producer Romgaz is in talks to acquire the 50% stake that ExxonMobil holds in Black Sea offshore gas project Neptun Deep . . .
 25 February 2021 : Apollo Global Management and GIP bid for stake...  {hydrocarbons-technology.com}
Apollo Global Management and Global Infrastructure Partners are reportedly among companies that have placed a bid for a $10bn stake . . .
 25 February 2021 : Exxon sells UK North Sea oil, gas assets for over $1 billion  {oilprice.com}
ExxonMobil will sell most of its non-operated assets in the UKs central and northern North Sea to private equity fund HitecVision for more than $1 billion . . .
 24 February 2021 : Oil slips after U.S. crude stocks rise amid deep freeze...  {todayonline.com}
Oil prices fell in early trade on Wednesday after industry data showed U.S. crude inventories unexpectedly . . .
 23 February 2021 : Kinder Morgan and Brookfield to sell 25% stake in NGPL  {Reuters}
Pipeline operator Kinder Morgan Inc and Brookfield Infrastructure Partners said on Monday they would sell a 25% stake . . .
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10. News on Oil Pollution
 27 February 2021 : Turkish oil spill response firm acquires Saab Seaeye ROV  {oedigital.com}
Turkish oil spill response firm MOST Maritime has acquired a Saab Seaeye Falcon ROV to help with the rapid detection of hazardous substances . . .
 27 February 2021 : IMO regional pollution centre assists with oil spill...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
The IMO-administered Regional Marine Pollution Emergency Response Centre for the Mediterranean Sea is assisting the competent authorities of Israel . . .
 27 February 2021 : Mystery Israeli oil spill leads to multimillion dollar clean-up  {forbes.com}
A massive oil spill off the coast of Israel is being called the worst ecological disasters in the Mediterranean countrys history . . .
 26 February 2021 : Cyprus coast not affected by oil spill off Israel  {cyprus-mail.com}
The fisheries department said no signs of tar have been seen on the Cypriot coastline, as neighbouring Israel is dealing . . .
 25 February 2021 : Israeli court slaps 7-day gag order on oil spill  {english.aawsat.com}
A Haifa court slapped a seven-day gag order on the investigation into the source of a huge oil leak that has polluted Israels entire Mediterranean coast . . .
 24 February 2021 : Greek Tanker is main suspect in disastrous Mediterranean...  {greekcitytimes.com}
Aframax crude oil tanker MINERVA HELEN is designated as a prime suspect in recent oil spill accident off . . .
 23 February 2021 : Crews respond to fuel spill on Burrard Inlet  {nsnews.com}
Western Canada Marine Response Corp. deployed anti-pollution vessel Texada Sentinel with a crew of four around 10:30 a.m. Monday . . .
 23 February 2021 : Japan extends ¥30 billion in loans to Mauritius after oil spill  {japantimes.co.jp}
Japan will extend up to ¥30 billion in loans to Mauritius to help its economy recover from the coronavirus pandemic . . .
 22 February 2021 : Israels beaches blackened by tar after offshore oil spill  {Reuters}
Israel is trying to find the ship responsible for an oil spill that drenched much of its Mediterranean shoreline with tar . . .
 20 February 2021 : Oil spill off Israels coast is its worst maritime pollution in decades  {haaretz.com}
Tar that has washed up along Israels coast in recent days represents the countrys worse maritime pollution in decades . . .
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11. OPEC News
 27 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $65.42 a barrel  {urdupoint.com}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $65.42 a barrel on Thursday, compared with $64.00 the previous day . . .
 27 February 2021 : OPEC+ compliance with oil production cuts jumps to 103%  {oilprice.com}
The OPEC+ group of producers complied at 103 percent with the oil output cuts in January, higher than the estimated compliance in December . . .
 26 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stands at $64.00 a barrel Wednesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$64.00 a barrel on Wednesday, compared with US$63.73 the previous day . . .
 25 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stands at $63.73 a barrel Tuesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$63.73 a barrel on Tuesday, compared with US$62.01 the previous day . . .
 25 February 2021 : OPEC+ to weigh modest oil output boost at meeting...  {Reuters}
OPEC+ oil producers will discuss a modest easing of oil supply curbs from April given a recovery in prices, OPEC+ sources said . . .
 23 February 2021 : OPEC basket down to USD 61.30 bp, standard crudes rise continues...  {kuna.net.kw}
OPEC annual price in 2020 was USD 41.47 pb. However, the prices of other standard crudes increased due to the slow resumption . . .
 23 February 2021 : OPEC, U.S. oil firms expect subdued shale rebound even as crude prices rise  {Reuters}
OPEC and U.S. oil companies see a limited rebound in shale oil supply this year as top U.S. producers freeze output despite rising prices . . .
 20 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $63.43 a barrel Thursday  {menafn.com}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at $63.43 a barrel on Thursday, 18th February, compared with $63.04 the previous day . . .
 19 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stood at $63.04 a barrel Wednesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$63.04 a barrel on Wednesday, 17th February, compared with $62.48 the previous day . . .
 18 February 2021 : OPEC daily basket price stands at $62.48 a barrel Tuesday  {wam.ae}
The price of OPEC basket of thirteen crudes stood at US$62.48 a barrel on Tuesday, 16th February, compared with US$62.60 the previous day . . .
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12. General Oil News
 26 February 2021 : Brazilian oil firm Petrobras to hire FPSO platform from Holands SBM...  {Reuters}
Brazilian oil company Petrobras said it signed a letter of intent on Wednesday with Hollands SBM Offshore to hire a floating production storage . . .
 26 February 2021 : Nigeria losing 200,000 barrels a day to theft, vandalism...  {Reuters}
Nigeria is losing 200,000 barrels of crude oil a day because of theft and vandalism, the head of the state oil company said . . .
 25 February 2021 : Oil in floating storage at one-year low as market strengthens  {spglobal.com}
The volume of crude oil and condensate in tankers worldwide has fallen to a one-year low as the markets recovery gathers pace . . .
 24 February 2021 : China largest crude trader seeks $1.7bn Shanghai IPO  {upstreamonline.com}
China top crude oil importer Sinochem Energy is ready to launch an initial public offering on China . . .
 24 February 2021 : Pertamina tussles with Chevron over Rokan EOR  {energyvoice.com}
Indonesian national oil company Pertamina has so far failed to agree a commercial deal with Chevron for . . .
 24 February 2021 : City of Mapleton approves payment plan for gas bill   {ktiv.com}
After the frigid temperatures, Mapleton city leaders had to come up with solutions for the overwhelming . . .
 24 February 2021 : RIL to spin off oil-to-chemicals biz into separate arm with $25-bn loan  {tribuneindia.com}
Reliance Industries has announced the contours of carving out of its oil-to-chemicals (O2C) business into an . . .
 22 February 2021 : Iran wants US to remove sanctions before nuclear talks...  {spglobal.com}
A top Iranian foreign ministry official on Feb. 21 said the US needs to remove its sanctions before talks can begin to revive the nuclear deal . . .
 22 February 2021 : Russia working on oil industry support after tax hikes...  {hellenicshippingnews.com}
Russian Deputy Prime Minister Alexander Novak said on Friday the government has been working on some support measures for the oil producing industry . . .
 19 February 2021 : Ukraines Naftogaz eyes upstream, trading expansion in new five-year...  {spglobal.com}
Ukraines state-owned Naftogaz Ukrayiny on Feb. 18 launched a new three-pronged corporate strategy, which will see a major new push . . .
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13. News on Biofuels
 27 February 2021 : RFA: EIA data shows US ethanol volumes fell due to the pandemic  {ethanolproducer.com}
Year-end data released today by the U.S. Energy Information Administration provides evidence of both the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic . . .
 26 February 2021 : E10 petrol to be introduced later this year in the UK  {biofuels-news.com}
The UK Government has announced that it will mandate the introduction of E10 fuel, petrol containing up to 10% of sustainable bioethanol . . .
 26 February 2021 : Britain to introduce greener gasoline at petrol stations by September  {Reuters}
Britain is set to introduce E10 gasoline, a motor fuel blended with 10% renewable fuels, by September this year . . .
 26 February 2021 : Ethanol, biomass-based diesel RIN prices approach...  {biodieselmagazine.com}
The prices of renewable identification number credits—the compliance mechanisms used for the Renewable Fuel Standard program . . .
 26 February 2021 : Brazil Center-South hydrous ethanol in parabolic price phase  {spglobal.com}
S&P Global Platts assessed Center-South Brazil hydrous ethanol at a record Real 3,350/cu m on Feb. 25, up Real 200, or 6%, on the week . . .
 25 February 2021 : USDA: Corn use for fuel ethanol down in December  {ethanolproducer.com}
The USDA recently released its Grain Crushings and Co-Products Production report for February, reporting that corn use for fuel ethanol . . .
 25 February 2021 : EIA: Ethanol production down 28%, stocks down 7%  {ethanolproducer.com}
U.S. ethanol production fell nearly 28 percent to 658,000 barrels per day the week ending Feb. 19, reaching its lowest level since May 8, 2020 . . .
 24 February 2021 : State officials wont attend a meeting regarding AltEn ethanol plant  {1011now.com}
After planning a meeting for March 1 to discuss issues with the Mead ethanol plant, Saunders County has . . .
 24 February 2021 : EPA changes stand, sides with ethanol industry in...  {wisfarmer.com}
The federal government announced Monday that it will support the ethanol industry in a lawsuit over biofuel . . .
 24 February 2021 : Grassley pleased EPA sides with biofuels in critical...  {mdjonline.com}
Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley says he is glad the EPA has finally come around after it announced its support for . . .
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Oil & Gas conferences in the next 60 days
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 15th Annual Capital Link International Shipping Forum :    From 2nd March to 3rd March 2021 at Online. Map
 Future Downstream 2021 :    From 2nd March to 3rd March 2021 at Online. Map
 Downstream Russia 2021 :    From 2nd March to 4th March 2021 at Samara. Map
 5th Sub Saharan Africa International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (SAIPEC) :    From 3rd March to 5th March 2021 at Lagos. Map
 Mozambique Gas & Power 2021 :    From 8th March to 9th March 2021 at Maputo. Map
 Global LNG Bunkering Experience 2021 :    From 9th March to 10th March 2021 at Online. Map
 Intermodal Africa 2021 :    From 9th March to 11th March 2021 at Dakar. Map
 SPE/IADC International Drilling Conference and Exhibition :    From 9th March to 11th March 2021 at Stavanger. Map
 Australasian Oil & Gas Exhibition & Conference (AOG) :    From 10th March to 11th March 2021 at Perth . Map
 LNG Latin America 2021 :    From 10th March to 11th March 2021 at Buenos Aires. Map
 North Africa Petroleum Exhibition and Conference - NAPEC 2020 :    From 15th March to 18th March 2021 at Oran. Map
 International Biomass Conference & Expo :    From 15th March to 17th March 2021 at Virtual. Map
 Intermodal Connect :    From 16th March to 18th March 2021 at Virtual Event . Map
 11th Global Lubricant Week :    From 20th March to 23rd March 2021 at Moscow. Map
 Operational Excellence in Oil, Gas & Petrochemicals Conference & Exhibition, Op-Ex Russia & CIS :    From 22nd March to 24th March 2021 at Sochi. Map
 12th International Fujairah Bunkering & Fuel Oil Forum :    From 22nd March to 24th March 2021 at Virtual Event. Map
 ASEAN Ports and Shipping :    From 23rd March to 25th March 2021 at Kuala Lumpur. Map
 Nigeria International Petroleum Summit :    From 28th March to 1st April 2021 at Abuja . Map
 World Bio Markets 2020 :    From 29th March to 31st March 2021 at Amsterdam. Map
 OPEX MENA Virtual 2021 – Excellence in Safety & Operations :    From 30th March to 1st April 2021 at Online. Map
 The 21st China International Petroleum & Petrochemical Technology and Equipment Exhibition (cippe2021) :    From 30th March to 1st April 2021 at Beijing. Map
 25th China (Shanghai) International Boat Show :    From 1st April to 3rd April 2021 at Shanghai. Map
 ShipTek International Conference Awards 2021 :    From 5th April to 6th April 2021 at Dubai. Map
 3rd Annual Guyana International Petroleum Business Summit & Exhibition 2021 :    From 6th April to 8th April 2021 at . Map
 26th Maritime HR & Crew Management Summit :    From 7th April to 8th April 2021 at Singapore. Map
 Europe & North America Advanced Biofuels Summit 2021 :    From 13th April to 14th April 2021 at Virtual Event . Map
 2nd Africa Oil, Gas & Energy Summit :    From 14th April to 16th April 2021 at Online. Map
 Women in Shipping Summit :    From 15th April to 16th April 2021 at Online. Map
 Singapore Maritime Technology Conference (SMTC) :    From 19th April to 22nd April 2021 at Singapore. Map
 Oil & Gas Automation and Digitalization Congress :    From 19th April to 20th April 2021 at Milan. Map
 TOC Asia 2021 :    From 20th April to 21st April 2021 at Singapore. Map
 Asia Pacific Energy Assembly :    From 20th April to 21st April 2021 at Singapore. Map
 10th International Conference on Oil, Gas and Petrochemistry :    From 21st April to 22nd April 2021 at Online Event. Map
 7th Mozambique Mining, Oil & Gas and Energy Conference and Exhibition :    From 21st April to 22nd April 2021 at Maputo. Map
 Singapore Yacht Show :    From 22nd April to 25th April 2021 at Singapore. Map
 29th European Biomass Conference & Exhibition (EUBCE 2021) :    From 26th April to 29th April 2021 at Marseille/Online. Map
 16th World Bioenergy Congress and Expo :    From 26th April to 27th April 2021 at Barcelona. Map
 Mexican Energy Forum 2021 :    From 27th April to 28th April 2021 at Mexico City . Map
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Oil & Gas trainings in the next 60 days
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 Chartering Ships an A-Z Guide :   From 1st March to 3rd March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 3D Seismic Acquisition Design and Operation :   From 1st March to 3rd March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Dry Dock Training :   From 2nd March to 5th March 2021  at  Online Course. Map
 EPC Contracts for Energy Industry (Online Course) :   From 2nd March to 2nd March 2021  at  Live Online Course. Map
 Introduction to Petroleum Geology :   From 15th March to 19th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 API 570 Training--Piping Inspector Course Virtual Training :   From 15th March to 19th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 ASME Section VIII Division 1 & 2 - Pressure Vessel VIRTUAL TRAINING :   From 15th March to 19th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 Practical Handling of VLSFO & ULSMGO Post 2020 & Future Trends of 2030 Alternative Fuels :   From 15th March to 16th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
  International Oil Trading: Introduction & Special Focus for the Shipping/Marine Industries :   From 17th March to 18th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 The Science of Buying Bunker Fuels :   From 21st March to 22nd March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 Advanced Shutdown Turnaround and Start-Up :   From 22nd March to 25th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Best Practises in HSE Management :   From 22nd March to 25th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Integrated Petrophysics for Reservoir Characterisation :   From 22nd March to 26th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 API 510 - Pressure Vessel Inspector Course VIRTUAL TRAINING :   From 22nd March to 26th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 ASME B31.3 Training - Process Piping Code Design Requirements VIRTUAL TRAINING :   From 22nd March to 26th March 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 LNG: Supply, Demand, Pricing and Trading (Online Course) :   From 23rd March to 23rd March 2021  at  Live Online Course. Map
 Practical A to Z Guide to Laytime and Demurrage :   From 24th March to 26th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Ship Shore Safety Checklist Masterclass :   From 29th March to 29th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Managing Joint Ventures in Oil and Gas :   From 29th March to 30th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 LNG Loading Master Certification :   From 29th March to 31st March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Effective Incident Investigation and Reporting :   From 29th March to 31st March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Integrating Human Factors into the Design and Operations Risk Framework :   From 29th March to 31st March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 API 653 Storage Tanks :   From 29th March to 31st March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Advanced Maintenance and Reliability Management :   From 29th March to 1st April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Natural Gas & LNG Dynamics Virtual Course :   From 29th March to 30th March 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Middle East-Asia Oil Trade & Pricing Virtual Course :   From 31st March to 1st April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Management of Complexity Custody Transfer and HSEQ Risk for Marine Tank Storage Terminals and Refineries :   From 5th April to 7th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Best Practices in Heavy Transport and Lifting, Emphasizing Safety :   From 5th April to 8th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 TÜV Rheinland Functional Safety Engineer Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS) :   From 5th April to 8th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Advanced Basin Analysis :   From 5th April to 8th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Integrating Asset Integrity into Operational and Strategic Management :   From 5th April to 8th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 Loading Master Certification for Oil, Gas and Petrochemicals :   From 5th April to 8th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 SPE Virtual Workshop: Offshore CCUS - The Size of the Prize and the Way Forward :   From 6th April to 13th April 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 Integrated Petrophysics for Reservoir Characterisation :   From 7th April to 9th April 2021  at  Virtual / Online Training . Map
 ASME Section I - Power Boilers Virtual Training :   From 7th April to 9th April 2021  at  Virtual Training. Map
 SPE Virtual Workshop: Achieving Wells Excellence through Standardisation :   From 20th April to 22nd April 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 SPE Virtual Workshop: Produced Water Treatment and Management (Onshore and Offshore) :   From 26th April to 28th April 2021  at  Virtual. Map
 Mastering Clean Hydrogen (Online Course) :   From 26th April to 26th April 2021  at  Live Online Course. Map
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