UAE Offsets moves westward with refining and marketing megaproject
UAE Offsets Group (UOG)-the Abu Dhabi-based, government-backed group sponsoring the Dolphin natural gas megaproject in the Persian Gulf region-is making further plans, this time for an innovative retail marketing project in Europe and the US.
Watching the World: Europe steps on the gas
Behind the stated objective of the European Commission's natural gas directive, which came into force on Aug. 10, of "ensur[ing] the free movement of gas and improv[ing] security of supply and industrial competitiveness," is the more nebulous notion of leveling the competitive playing field among those member states exporting and importing gas.
COMPANY NEWS: Shell optimizing portfolio while spurning merger talk
Royal Dutch Shell and several international subsidiaries have announced projects designed to optimize the company's worldwide portfolio.
Watching Government: The agenda
The US Congress is entering another of those crazy Septembers, when it has too much to do, in too little time, in a highly political atmosphere.