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Sorgenia to regasify LNG off Italy

Dec 18, 2008 Private Italian energy firm Sorgenia SPA has awarded a contract to Torp Technology AS to develop an offshore Italian receiving and regasification terminal that could start operations by 2014. The as-yet-undetermined import site would be off central or southern Italy.

Sakhalin Energy starts oil exports from Aniva Bay

Dec 17, 2008 Sakhalin Energy Investment Co. has started exporting oil from Molikpaq platform to the terminal in Aniva Bay in the south of Sakhalin, which will be dedicated to year-round oil deliveries.

SEIC starts oil exports from Aniva Bay platform

Dec 17, 2008 Sakhalin Energy Investment Co. has started exporting oil from Molikpaq platform on the terminal in Aniva Bay in the south of Sakhalin, which will be dedicated to year-round oil deliveries.

IEA: Floating oil storage capacity on the rise

Dec 16, 2008 Abundant oil supplies in a decreasing market and dropping tanker freight rates have combined to form an increase in floating storage, said International Energy Agency in its monthly oil market report.

Dominican Republic buys Shell's refinery share

Dec 16, 2008 The Dominican Republic has become the sole owner of the 31,000 b/d Refidomsa refinery at Haina after Shell Petroleum NV completed transferring its 50% stake.

Petromin buys into Papua New Guinea fields

Dec 16, 2008 Papua New Guinea's state company Petromin has bought a 20.5% direct interest in onshore Elk-Antelope gas field discovered by InterOil in the country's Gulf province.

Cuba, Venezuela sign new accords on oil, gas

Dec 15, 2008 Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez and his Cuban counterpart, Raul Castro, have signed agreements to expand the capacity of two refineries in Cuba and to construct a third one.

Tui field partners consider FPSO expansion

Dec 15, 2008 Partners in the development of Tui oil field off New Zealand, led by Sydney-based Australian Worldwide Exploration, are considering an expansion of the fluid handling capacity of the Umuroa FPSO to 180,000 b/d.

Alaska, Flint Hills ponder North Pole refinery's fate

Dec 15, 2008 Alaska's state government and Flint Hill Resources will begin a joint effort to position the company's refinery at North Pole for long-term success, Gov. Sarah H. Palin announced on Dec. 10.

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EA report outlines issues with Iraqi energy security, fragile systems

Dec 15, 2008 While Iraq’s oil industry will continue to face problems with security in 2009, the country’s crumbling production and pipeline systems are more likely to disrupt crude exports, according to a report by London-based Exclusive Analysis (EA).

Aboveground constraints may limit Mexico’s oil production

Dec 15, 2008 The irreversible decline of Mexico’s Cantarell field has been the subject of steady discussion in the industry.

Watching the World: White Nile raises the white flag

Dec 15, 2008 Oil-gas explorer White Nile Ltd. recently raised the white flag in Sudan, saying it plans a change of mission and will now invest in African agriculture.

FERC issues final EIS for LNG project near Baltimore

Dec 15, 2008 The US Federal Energy Regulatory The US Federal Energy Regulatory Commission identified additional adverse environmental impacts as it issued a final environmental impact statement (EIS) on Dec. 5 for a proposed LNG project outside Baltimore.

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