Malaysia’s Petronas and China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC) will expand their ties in the energy sector through closer collaboration beyond liquefied natural gas (LNG) and upstream projects.
Malaysia’s Petronas and United Arab Emirates-based Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) are exploring opportunities to collaborate in the exploration, development and production of Abu Dhabi’s resources.
Abu Dhabi-based Masdar and Malaysia’s Petronas will work together to pursue renewable energy and green hydrogen projects across Asia and the Middle East.
Woodside Energy and its Pluto LNG joint venture partners Kansai Electric and Tokyo Gas have delivered their first cargo of carbon offset condensate to commodity trading company Trafigura.
The Philippines this week approved yet another proposed liquefied natural gas (LNG) import scheme as the country faces a looming gas supply crunch. However, the latest award, to AG&P, underscores the department of energy’s (DOE’s) lack of strategy for LNG imports in the power-hungry Southeast Asia nation.
East Timor’s national hydrocarbon agency, the ANPM, and London-based government marketing agency, IN-VR, have teamed up to promote the Southeast Asian nation’s second upstream licensing round.
Technology group Wartsila will supply a flexible barge-mounted 54 MW / 32 MWh energy storage system to Therma Marine Inc (TMI) in the Philippines to help meet the country’s surging demand for electricity. It is billed as the first project of its kind in Southeast Asia.
Singapore’s Keppel Offshore & Marine (Keppel O&M) has delivered its second newbuild liquefied natural gas (LNG) carrier to small-scale integrated supplier Avenir LNG.
Global energy consultancy Xodus Group has appointed a new late life and decommissioning lead in Asia-Pacific following a significant increase in activity in the region.
Sojitz, a major Japanese trading house, has announced it will accelerate its exit from thermal coal by halving its investments in projects by 2025 and eliminating them entirely by 2030.
Italy’s Eni has sold its Pakistan business to Prime International Oil & Gas Company as part of a plan to streamline its upstream portfolio to focus on strategic assets.
Singapore, home to the world’s largest bunkering port, is aiming to pioneer the world’s first ship-to-ship ammonia bunkering base to help decarbonise global shipping.
More than A$50 billion ($40.5 billion) of necessary decommissioning work needs to be carried out on Australia’s offshore oil and gas infrastructure, over half of which must be started within the next ten years.
Law firm Allens has strengthened its market position in Vietnam with the appointment of Giles Cooper as a partner in the company's Hanoi office.
TNB Renewables, a subsidiary of Malaysian national electricity provider Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), will buy a 39% share in five solar rooftop projects from Singapore’s Sunseap Group in Vietnam.
Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) will supply Indonesian national oil company Pertamina with liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and sulfur in a four-year deal worth around $2 billion.
Santos said today that its largest shareholder had sold about one third of its stake worth A$785 million ($603.7 million) in the Australian gas producer. This ends a strategic relationship with ENN Group, which is one of the largest gas distributors in China.
Analysts at Macquarie bank believe Thai upstream player PTT Exploration & Production (PTTEP) is set to outperform as it is bolstered by strong crude prices and the mitigation of risk that output will disappoint at Erawan.
China’s crude oil imports surged 28% year-on-year to 12.35 million barrels per day (b/d) in February. This was 2.7 million b/d higher compared to the same period a year ago, the latest data from analytics firm OilX showed.
China’s first road map to achieving net zero emissions by 2060 may be too slow to stop the world’s biggest polluter from hastening global warming.
Oil surged above $71 a barrel in Asian trading after Saudi Arabia said the world’s largest crude terminal was attacked, although output appeared to be unaffected after the missiles and drones were intercepted.
South Korean conglomerate SK Group will invest 18.5 trillion won ($16.5 billion) over the next five years to develop a domestic hydrogen industry.
Philippine business tycoons are eager to buy Shell’s stake in the deep-water Malampaya project. However, any potential suitors for the 45% interest, valued at between $250 million and $300 million by analysts at Rystad Energy, will need to bring strong technical skills to eek more gas out of the aging field.
Indonesian national oil company (NOC) Pertamina has a planned capital expenditure totalling $92 billion for the term 2020-24. The NOC will be seeking external funding and partnerships to meet this goal.
The increasing geopolitical rivalry between the U.S. and China has more than a 50% chance of spilling over into some form of military confrontation in the year ahead. This could involve threats, posturing, or the actual use of force, as well as have serious implications for energy companies and markets.