Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
A tanker carrying disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil reappeared Sept. 1 on satellite tracking near Texas, days after having gone silent with a $100 million cargo
HOUSTON - Reuters
A tanker near Texas loaded with $100 mln of disputed Kurdish crude 'has disappeared'
BAGHDAD - Reuters
Iraq said on Aug. 20 it was troubled by reports that Islamic State militants were smuggling oil to export markets and warned the purchase of such supplies could help the group fund its operations.
The Iraqi oil ministry said it would challenge a U.S. court decision that stopped U.S. Marshals from seizing some one million barrels of disputed Kurdish oil docked near Texas.
A Turkish firm is awaiting Israel’s approval to send a 100-megawatt (MW) floating power plant to Palestine as Gazans suffer from severe electricity shortages
OWADAN-DEPE, Turkmenistan - Reuters
Turkmenistan, holder of the world’s fourth-largest natural gas reserves, signed a $1.7 billion deal with a Turkish-Japanese consortium on Aug. 26 to build a gas-to-liquids plant
The amount of Iraqi Kurdish crude oil shipped to third countries via Turkey has reached 6.5 million barrels with the seventh tanker now sailing away, Turkish Energy Minister Taner Yıldız has said.
A U.S. court on Aug. 25 threw out an order to seize some 1 million barrels of disputed Iraqi Kurdish crude oil from a tanker near Texas
SYDNEY - Agence France-Presse
US energy firm Apache on Monday announced an oil discovery off northwestern Australia which it said could potentially represent a new oil province for the country.
TEHRAN - Anadolu Agency
The first section of a natural gas pipeline between Iran and Iraq has been completed, the head of Iranian gas development has said.
ZAGREB - Reuters
A tanker carrying Iraqi Kurdistan crude oil has arrived at a Croatian port to be delivered to Hungarian firm MOL to the relief of the regional government, which has been hit by setbacks in the US
DUHOK - Reuters
The Kurdish Regional Government has resumed pumping crude oil through a pipeline to Turkey with almost doubling the capacity as the upgrade works that continued for weeks have been completed
KYIV - Reuters
Ukraine has begun test imports of gas from Slovakia via an upgraded pipeline, the head of Ukrainian state-owned gas company Naftogaz said on Aug. 16
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