Liquefied Natural Gas , Policy & Regulations , Imports

Dutch Have Cut Bulk of Russian Energy Imports a Year After Ukraine Invasion

The Netherlands is still working to cut off its Russian LNG imports after Russia invaded Ukraine nearly a year ago.

February 10, 2023

Imports , International

EU Countries Give Mixed Reception to Planned Russian Gas Price Cap

Baltic countries support the proposal, others express doubts.

September 8, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Imports

Germany’s RWE Widens Global Search for LNG Supplies

Power producer expands talks for LNG beyond US and Qatar.

August 11, 2022

Liquefied Natural Gas , Natural Gas , Imports , International , Infrastructure , Tankers

Germany Ramps Up Capacity for LNG Imports to Replace Russian Gas

North Sea port is designated as a hub as four FSRUs are secured.

May 5, 2022

Crude Oil , Imports

US Refiners Receiving Last Russian Oil Cargoes Before Wind-down

The United States last month set an April 22 ban on imports of Russian crude and refined products.

April 20, 2022

Crude Oil , Imports

Russian Oil Embargo Could Be Part of Next EU Sanctions Package, Ministers Say

Irish Foreign Minister Simon Coveney said that the hundreds of millions of euros being spent on importing oil from Russia needs to be "cut off" soon.

April 11, 2022

Crude Oil , Imports , International

China Agrees with US to Release Oil Reserves near Lunar New Year

The release of crude stocks by China will occur around Lunar New Year, which falls on Feb. 1, the sources said. 

January 14, 2022

Trade , Imports , International , Emissions , Energy Transition

How the US Can Leverage its Carbon Advantage Against Rivals Like China

A border carbon adjustment, like one included in a legislative proposal, might level the playing field for U.S. companies disadvantaged in global trade by climate regulations.

November 10, 2021

Imports , Exports

Saudi Arabia's Oil Exports Jump 123% to Over $16 Billion

Saudi Arabia, the world's biggest oil exporter, was hit hard last year when oil prices plummeted.

August 24, 2021

Imports , International , Infrastructure , Pipelines

Canada: Enbridge Line 5 Shutdown Could Undermine US Ties

Michigan set a May 12 deadline for Enbridge to shut down the crude oil pipeline.

May 12, 2021