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Russia signs 'breakthrough' energy deal with China

April 1, 2013
Russia and China have finally agreed to sign a memorandum on natural gas supplies after many years of negotiating the terms of the deal, as both parties have overcome their disagreements over pricing and potential routes.
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Sinopec takes aim at US petrochemical competition

March 25, 2013
Chinese oil and gas company Sinopec says it is striving to lower its petrochemical production costs and optimize its product mix in order to stave off competition from the U.S.
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Williams plans major petrochemical investment in Alberta

March 22, 2013
The Tulsa, Okla.-based firm is going to open a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility, located near its existing complex in Redwater.
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US shale gas exports to India should be allowed, experts claim

March 18, 2013
The United States should allow shale gas exports to India as this might prove a win-win situation for both countries, energy experts claim.
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German RWE to sell oil and gas exploration operations

March 18, 2013
German electric utilities company RWE has announced that it is putting an end to its oil and gas exploration activity, in the hope of cutting its debt and capital expenditure.
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Coal use in UK rises in 2012

March 8, 2013
The double-dip recession in the UK last year had far-reaching implications and affected every sector of its economy. Energy was no exception, according to a new report released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change.
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New Zealand considers east coast oil and gas operations

March 8, 2013
New Zealand is considering whether to develop an onshore oil and gas industry on the East Coast of the North Island, following a government report looking into the potential benefits, impacts and risks of drilling operations in the region.
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Oil and gas investments in North Sea reach highest level in 30 years

March 8, 2013
According to the latest Oil & Gas UK 2013 Activity Survey, investments in the sector in the North Sea have reached their highest level for more than three decades.
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New environmental regulations to govern Canada's oil and gas industry

March 7, 2013
Canada's oil and gas businesses are likely to see new regulation governing the industry by mid-year, according to the country's environment minister Peter Kent.
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Africa looks for a share in global petrochemical, oil-refining markets

March 4, 2013
Ongoing reforms in Nigeria's gas sector will make the West African country a regional hub for petrochemical and fertilizer production by 2017, according to Nigerian National Petroleum Corp. (NNPC) Group Executive Director David Ige.
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