Eni makes oil discovery in Egyptian Western Desert
Italian exploration and production firm Eni has made an oil discovery at a new well in the South West Meleiha concession of the Egyptian Western Desert.
Pipeline explosion halts natural gas supplies from Bulgaria to Greece
A rupture in a gas transmission pipeline in south-west Bulgaria has halted the flow of Russian natural gas through Bulgaria to Greece, state gas company Bulgartransgaz chief executive Vladimir Malinov has revealed.
Paying a premium: how commodity exchanges are going green
Buyers get the option of trading natural gas and aluminium based on their environmental impact, to meet demand from climate-concerned consumers and investors. By Mark Nicholls
JKX subsidiary Poltava Petroleum secures permit for Zaplavska field
JKX has announced that its Ukrainian subsidiary Poltava Petroleum Company (PPC) has secured a 20 year permit for the Zaplavska field for oil and gas production.
Gazprom Neft and Shell partner to develop hydrocarbon blocks in Gydan
Gazprom Neft and Shell have agreed to form a joint venture (JV) to assess and develop a major hydrocarbon cluster on the Gydan peninsula.
Cooper Energy announces funding for Minerva gas plant upgrade
Cooper Energy has announced A$55m ($38.4m) in funding to support increased new gas supply for south-east Australia through an upgrade of the Minerva gas plant in Victoria.
From blue to green: hydrogen’s own energy transition
While the goal may be green hydrogen from renewable power, blue hydrogen from natural gas with carbon capture and storage will be a cheaper, faster way to reduce industrial emissions and build demand for clean hydrogen over the next ten years. Longer-term, its residual climate footprint means only a massive scale-up of wind and solar power can give the gas industry a climate neutral future. By Sonja van Renssen
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