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Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Britain will ban the sale of new petrol and diesel-powered cars from 2040 as part of a plan to get them off the roads altogether 10 years later, environment minister Michael Gove said on July 26.
Turkey’s goal to become one of the world’s top 10 economies by 2023 may falter if it fails to invest enough in energy, a U.S. official said yesterday as he led a delegation of American businessmen looking for energy deals in Turkey.
ANKARA - Anatolia News Agency
The Privatization Board has extended the deadline for payment of the electricity license tenders for the Akdeniz, Istanbul Anatolian side and Toros grids until Feb. 29, 2012.
The Associated Press
Oil prices rose past $101 a barrel today amid growing tensions between Iran and Western powers.
ISTANBUL- Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey’s plan to explore and produce oil in the country’s southeast will continue undeterred by recent terror attacks, said Energy Minister Taner Yıldız said yesterday.
BEIJING - Agence France-Presse
China said it was 'deeply concerned' after a US trade panel ruled that Chinese companies have harmed the US solar panel industry by selling products at unfairly cheap prices.
Istanbul’s Natural Gas provider İGDAŞ was awarded the Grand Prize at the 19th National Quality Awards ceremony in Istanbul yesterday.
ISTANBUL - Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey will grant extra time to energy companies that want to buy Russian gas via West Line, a total of 4 billion cubic meters, according to Energy and Natural Resources Minister Taner Yıldız.
ATHENS - Anatolia News Agency
Greek Petrol (ELPE), the biggest oil refinery in Greece, has refused to supply the Greek Army with oil after the land forces failed to pay a 43 million euro debt.
ANKARA – Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey is set to build a 1 billion-cubic-meter gas depository under a lake in central Anatolia in a bid to improve its energy security. The country plans to build more depots
ISTANBUL - Anatolia News Agency
It is not yet time to discuss the cost of a Trans-Anatolia pipeline project to carry Azerbaijani gas across Turkey, according to Energy Minister Taner Yıldız.
The recently announced Trans-Anatolian Pipeline project by Azerbaijani state-owned SOCAR might surpass Nabucco, as it might be more feasible to connect this line with Southeastern European Pipeline and Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) in the short-run, said the top representative of TAP.
ANKARA - Hürriyet Daily News
Turkey’s TPAO moves forward in oil exploration efforts in the Mediterranean, signing a deal with Shell. The duo will also drill for oil in the southeast