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Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız is expected to meet Gazprom Deputy Chairman Alexander Medvedev to discuss a potential revision of gas prices from Russia to Turkey
ANKARA - Reuters
Turkey has entered exclusive preliminary talks with U.S.-based Westinghouse Electric Company, part of Japan’s Toshiba group, on building the country’s third nuclear power plant
ANKARA – Anadolu Agency
The new agreement between Turkey and Algeria will provide 4.4 billion cubic meters of liquefied natural gas every year for Turkey until October 2024, up from 4 billion under the terms of the previous agreement
Iraqi Kurds have reached a critical point by starting to sell their own oil as well as making an accord with the Baghdad government, says Genel Energy chief Tony Hayward
Iraq’s government will restart the transport of oil to Turkey for the first time since March after it settled a long-lasting revenue row with the regional Kurdish government last week
LONDON – Anadolu Agency
Turkey is a guarantor for energy peace between Baghdad and Arbil, according to the head of an international energy company operating in Iraq.
UNITED NATIONS - Agence France-Presse
A UN report is recommending the seizure of all oil tanker trucks leaving Islamist-controlled territory in Iraq and Syria to cut off millions of dollars from crude sales now bankrolling the jihadists.
The United States and Turkey have a shared interest in defeating the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) and the two countries will keep together to crack down on ISIL’s oil smuggling, said U.S. Secretary of Energy Ernest Moniz.
It is possible for Turkey to meet half of its energy needs from renewable energy resources for around the same cost as its current coal-focused energy strategy, according to a new report.
ISTANBUL – Hürriyet Daily News
The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) is a huge terrorist organization making $1 million day by smuggling oil via Turkey and Iraq, warned a former U.S. envoy on energy.
Iran and Turkey should continue their gas price negotiations until they can find an acceptable price for each other, the Iranian ambassador to Turkey has said, signaling a decrease in the price of Iranian gas to Turkey.
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
Turkey and the United States sign a memorandum of understanding to improve clean wind energy, also signaling more cooperation on nuclear energy
ANKARA - Anadolu Agency
An agreement reached between Baghdad and Arbil is a guarantee of stability for the country and the region, said Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız
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