Durban bunker fuel prices plunge on improved supply: trade

London (Platts)–22May2015/615 am EDT/1015 GMT Durban bunker fuel prices have plunged after the supply situation in the region picked up when a major supplier began quoting again, sources said Friday. Ex-wharf Durban 180 CST high sulfur bunker prices plummeted $165/mt Thursday to $435.50/mt, while marine gasoil fell $102/mt to $730.50/mt. Ex-wharf 180 CST HSFO was […]

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¿Cuánto crudo de ‘fracking’ hay fuera de EE UU? 141.000 millones de barriles?

      El País Un análisis de la consultora IHS revela que Irán, México, Rusia y China serían los países con más potencial para extraer petróleo con esa técnica Thomas Gualtieri Madrid 14 MAY 2015 – 07:05 CEST  Pozos de petróleo en California (EE UU) donde se usa el método de ‘frackiing’. / AFP […]

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Arctic oil drilling: Environmentalists condemn Obama decision to permit Shell exploration project in Chukchi Sea

        Independent   Project due to take place in remote and dangerous location       Andrew Buncombe   New York Tuesday 12 May 2015   Environmentalists have questioned a decision by the Obama administration to approve oil drilling in the Arctic – the first since such exploration since a 2012 accident that […]

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U.S. Approves Shell’s Arctic Drilling Plan

      mex    Image: Shell’s Noble Discoverer By Reuters 2015-05-11 15:45:29 Royal Dutch Shell’s return to oil drilling in the U.S. Arctic for the first time since 2012 took a big step forward on Monday when the Obama administration approved the company’s exploration plan. The Department of Interior conditionally approved Shell’s plan to […]

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Auxílio estatal: A Comissão autoriza o regime português de demonstração de tecnologias de energia dos oceanos

              Bruxelas, 23 Abril 2015   A Comissão Europeia concluiu que um regime português destinado a promover as tecnologias de energias renováveis respeita as regras da UE em matéria de auxílios estatais. O regime irá apoiar projetos de demonstração da produção de energias renováveis a partir dos oceanos (energia […]

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