Russia

Crude Oil

India Looking To Raise Oil Imports From Russia After Saudi Attacks

India is looking at raising oil imports from Russia, its oil minister said on Sept. 17, at a time of surging oil prices after an attack on Saudi Arabian facilities halved the kingdom's production.

September 18, 2019

Unconventional , Discoveries , Technology , Drilling

Exploring Riches Under The Arctic

While few parts of the Arctic are seeing an uptick in exploration activity, most countries are making slow progress.

September 9, 2019

People , Trade

Weakened Saudi Energy Minister Must Answer To Audience Of One

Saudi Energy Minister Khalid al-Falih’s loss of status puts him under new pressure to meet crown prince’s goals.

September 6, 2019

Natural Gas , Crude Oil

Lukoil's Hydrocarbon Output Rises 2.8%

Oil production, excluding the project, totaled 42.6 million tonnes for the half year, up 1.3% year-on-year.

August 12, 2019

Crude Oil

Oil Falls On Lower Demand Outlook, US-China Trade Dispute

Oil prices fell on Aug. 12 amid worries about an economic slowdown and the U.S.-China trade war, which have led to a cut in the outlook for global oil demand

August 12, 2019

Natural Gas , Legislation , International , Pipelines

Senate Panel Backs Nord Stream 2 Sanctions Bill

Bipartisan measure that reflects concern over Russian influence passes by 20-2 vote.

August 1, 2019

Legislation , International , Infrastructure , Construction , Pipelines

Nord Stream 2 Pipeline Takes EU To Court

Russia-led project contents that new gas rules endanger its business model.

July 26, 2019

Drilling

KCA Deutag’s Wins Russian Drilling Deals Worth $168 Million

Global drilling and engineering contractor KCA Deutag’s land drilling operation has won three new contracts in Russia worth approximately $168 million on July 15.

July 15, 2019

Crude Oil , Trade , International

US Oil Exports To Ukraine Deal Another Blow To Moscow

Political pressure and incidents of contaminated crude cut into Russia’s European dominance.

July 12, 2019

Crude Oil , System Integrity

Russia’s July Oil Output Falls To Near 3-Year Low

Source says that Rosneft production is off 11% in the first 8 days compared to the June average.

July 9, 2019