Oil & gas
RIL consolidated Q1 net hits record Rs9,108 cr as refinery margin swells
21 July 2017
TN oil spill: ONGC reassures locals, but fails to convince
20 July 2017
Treated hydraulic fracturing wastewater may pollute water sources for years
20 July 2017
ONGC gets cabinet nod for acquiring 51% govt stake In HPCL
19 July 2017
Govt asks RIL-Shell-ONGC combine to pay up $3 bn PMT arbitration award
18 July 2017
RIL retreats after crossing Rs5 lakh crore M-cap on Monday
18 July 2017
HPCL setting up 2 new refineries as part of Rs61,000-cr expansion
17 July 2017
Indian Oil Corp strikes first US crude import deal
10 July 2017
Venezuela offering higher oil field stake to ONGC: report
08 July 2017
Subsidised LPG price up Rs32 per cylinder post GST
05 July 2017
Isolated Qatar plans to boost gas output by 30%
04 July 2017
GE’s oil and gas business merges with Baker Huges Inc
04 July 2017
Home ministry, IB not happy about Essar-Rosneft deal?
24 June 2017
Russia’s Rosneft has big plans for Indian fuel retail: Pradhan
19 June 2017
Judge orders additional environmental review of Dakota Access Pipeline
16 June 2017
Petrol price cut by Rs1.12 per litre, diesel by Rs 1.24; daily revision from tomorrow
16 June 2017
BP, RIL to expand partnership, invest Rs40,000 cr in KG gas fields
16 June 2017
Oil PSUs sign pact for 60 million tonne west coast refinery
15 June 2017
Cairn now moves arbitration panel against Vedanta’s dividend freeze
12 June 2017
OMCs to revise petrol, diesel prices daily from 16 June
08 June 2017
Iran snubs India, awards Farzad-B gas field to Gazprom
07 June 2017
Trump administration proposes use of seismic air guns to locate oil and gas reserves beneath ocean floor
06 June 2017
Exxon climate numbers ‘may be a sham’ : New York official
05 June 2017
Shareholders force Exxon to be more forthcoming on global-warming disclosure
02 June 2017
Petrol price hiked by Rs1.23 per litre, diesel by 89 paise
01 June 2017
Oil dips despite output curbs as market hopes for more
26 May 2017
Opec extends output cut by nine months
25 May 2017
UP police bust petrol pump scam with pan-India link
23 May 2017
Oil prices dip on Trump move to sell strategic reserves
23 May 2017
India-Opec dialogue: Pradhan seeks shift from 'Asian premiums' to `Asian dividend'
22 May 2017
Diesels pollute more than lab tests detect
16 May 2017
Petrol price cut by Rs2.16 a litre, diesel by Rs2.10
16 May 2017
Oil rises above $52 a barrel as Saudi, Russia agree to extend output cuts
15 May 2017
Neptune tables $3.9-bn binding offer for Engie's exploration and production business
12 May 2017
Exxon Mobil to buy a refining and petrochemical plant in Singapore for reported $1.7 bn
11 May 2017
Petrobras seeks to sell Texas refinery
10 May 2017
Praj opens India's first second-generation bio-refinery for renewable fuels
08 May 2017
Crude prices hit 5-month lows as glut fears weigh
05 May 2017
TransCanada to sell stakes in two natural gas transmission systems for $765 mn
05 May 2017
Trump administration sued over offshore drilling
04 May 2017
India may cut oil imports from Iran as Tehran dithers on promises
04 May 2017
Noble Energy to sell natural gas assets in Marcellus shale field for $1.23 bn
04 May 2017
BP back in the black with $1.4 bn Q1 profit
03 May 2017
Pembina Pipeline to buy energy processor Veresen for C$9.7 bn
02 May 2017
Worlds’ largest ship lifts Shell oil rig Brent Delta platform
29 April 2017
BP to sell its 50% stake in SECCO to Sinopec for $1.68 bn
28 April 2017
BHP Billiton once again puts its Fayetteville shale gas assets for sale
26 April 2017
Modi govt’s clean fuel drive makes India second-largest LPG importer
24 April 2017
Australian regulator approves takeover of Duet Group by Cheung Kong Infrastructure
24 April 2017
Oil producers likely to extend output cuts deal by 6 months
22 April 2017
Reliance starts commercial production of coal bed methane
22 April 2017
Govt proposes online sale of petrol and diesel for home delivery
21 April 2017
Ministry slams move by fuel pump owners to shut on Sundays
21 April 2017
Canada’s Loblaw to sell 213 retail gas stations to Brookfield for C$540 mn
20 April 2017
Exxon Mobil seeks US waiver of sanctions to drill in Black Sea: reports
20 April 2017
Petrol pumps in 7 states and Puducherry to shut on Sundays from 14 May
19 April 2017
Chevron to sell Canadian gasoline stations and refinery to Parkland Fuel for $1.09 bn
19 April 2017
Blackstone to buy EagleClaw Midstream Ventures for about $2 bn
17 April 2017
BP working to control damaged oil well in Alaska
17 April 2017
Chevron explores sale of $2.5-bn stake in Athabasca Oil Sands project
15 April 2017
US pipeline operator NuStar Energy to buy Navigator Energy for $1.48 bn
12 April 2017
I-T Dept serves fresh notice on Cairn for recovery of Rs10,247-cr dues
10 April 2017
Oil trader Gunvor denies talks with competitors to sell itself
08 April 2017
State-run oil companies propose daily fixing of fuel prices
07 April 2017
Shell to sell stake in Kapuni gas field in New Zealand to JV partner Todd Energy
07 April 2017
BP to cut CEO’s annual pay by about 5 million pounds: report
04 April 2017
BP sells North Sea Pipeline System to Ineos
03 April 2017
Glencore to sell 51% in oil products storage business to China's HNA Group for $775 mn
01 April 2017
Environmental groups launch legal action against Trump administration over Keystone XL Pipeline
31 March 2017
India made associate member of International Energy Association
31 March 2017
ConocoPhilips to sell oil, Canadian natural gas assets to Cenovus for $13.3 bn
30 March 2017
RIL exits fuel retailing in Mauritius, sells 76% stake in Gulf Africa Petroleum Co to Total
30 March 2017
Vedanta receives all approvals for Cairn merger except RBI nod
28 March 2017
Indian Oil Corp in pact to meet Nepal’s POL needs for next 5 years
28 March 2017
Explorer Hurricane Energy declares largest undeveloped discovery of oil on the UK Continental Shelf
27 March 2017
Trump approves northern leg of Keystone pipeline
25 March 2017
RIL fined Rs1,000 crore for insider trading, faces 1 year derivatives market ban
25 March 2017
Shell to sell onshore oil fields in Gabon to Carlyle Group
25 March 2017
Oil edges up, but major recovery unlikely
24 March 2017
Sinopec to buy 75% in Chevron’s South Africa and Botswana assets for nearly $1 bn
23 March 2017
Norwegian rig operator Borr Drilling to buy 15 rigs from Transocean for $1.35 bn
20 March 2017
OPEC cuts fail to halt oil slide as US increases drilling
20 March 2017
ONGC to buy out GSPC's 80% stake in KG basin gas block for $1.2 billion
20 March 2017
Govt lets producers sell coal-bed methane at market rate
16 March 2017
Government approves IOC’s 24% stake sale in Lubrizol India to Lubrizol Corp
16 March 2017
Rex Tillerson used email alias as Exxon chief, court told
14 March 2017
ITAT upholds Rs10,247-cr capital gains tax demand on Cairn
11 March 2017
Spanish oil company Repsol SA discovers massive new oilfield in Alaska
10 March 2017
ExxonMobil to buy 25% in Mozambique LNG project from Italy's Eni for $2.8 bn
09 March 2017
Delhi slashes VAT on ATF from 25% to 1% to make air travel to remote areas cheaper
08 March 2017
India to replace Russia as 3rd largest oil refiner: IEA official
07 March 2017
ExxonMobil plans to invest $20 bn to expand manufacturing
07 March 2017
Cabinet clears strategic oil storage agreement with Abu Dhabi National Oil Company
07 March 2017
Keystone XL Pipeline will not be forced to use American steel
06 March 2017
Saudi Aramco's $100-bn IPO to be world's biggest ever
04 March 2017
Austria’s OMV to sell its Turkish fuel supply unit Petrol Ofisi to Vitol for €1.37 bn
04 March 2017
EPA scraps rule requiring oilwell operators to provide information on methane emissions
03 March 2017
Price of non-subsidised LPG hiked by Rs86 per cylinder
01 March 2017
ONGC to merge HPCL to create an integrated oil giant: report
27 February 2017
L&T unit wins Rs1,100-cr contract from Indian Oil Corp
25 February 2017
ONGC to invest Rs7,327 cr to develop 5 fields
24 February 2017
ONGC may take over HPCL or BPCL to create integrated firm
22 February 2017
Opec, other producers to boost compliance with output cuts
22 February 2017
Oil prices to nosedive as US fills Opec gap: report
22 February 2017
Rosneft consortium looks to complete Essar acquisition by March: report
21 February 2017
India looks to build fuel pipeline to Myanmar: report
21 February 2017
CCEA clears award of 31 discovered small oil and gas fields
16 February 2017
GAIL awards contract for 105-km of Kochi-Mangaluru gas pipeline
15 February 2017
Judge denies tribes’ request to block Dakota Access Pipeline's final link
14 February 2017
Seattle City to snap ties with Wells Fargo over Dakota Access Pipeline project
08 February 2017
Ireland’s DCC to buy ExxonMobil's Norwegian retail petrol station network for $293 mn
07 February 2017
Electric cars not to cause oil price crash as energy transition expected to be gradual: report
04 February 2017
The world could do without oil, coal after 2020: study
03 February 2017
Consolidation of smaller oil PSUs via M&As in offing
02 February 2017
Shell to sell stake in Thailand's Bongkot gas field to KUFPEC for $900 mn
01 February 2017
Shell to sell some North Sea part of oil, gas fields to Chrysaor for $3.8 bn
31 January 2017
Protestors oppose Trump’s Keystone revival, hold march in Buffalo
30 January 2017
Pacific Gas & Electric Corp ordered to admit guilt for safety violations through ads in papers, TV
27 January 2017
India-Abu Dhabi upstream oil ties set to get major fillip
27 January 2017
BP to sell off stakes in Magnus oil field and Sullom Voe terminal in Shetland
25 January 2017
Reliance Q3 net up over 10% to Rs8,022 cr despite dip in refining margins
17 January 2017
Petrol prices raised by Rs0.42 a litre, diesel to cost Rs1.03 more
16 January 2017
Anadarko Petroleum to sell Eagleford Shale assets for about $2.3 bn
13 January 2017
Chennai firm to pay Rs17,500 for violating US trade norms on Iran
13 January 2017
Green energy push will continue despite Trump, says Obama
10 January 2017
Petrol pumps delay strike over card payment fee as govt assures solution
09 January 2017
Buy LPG cylinder online and get Rs5 discount
04 January 2017
Mahanagar Gas, Eco Fuel launch CNG scooters in Mumbai
02 January 2017
Fuel prices hiked again: petrol, diesel, LPG, kerosene and ATF to cost more
02 January 2017
Oil down slightly, but sees biggest annual gain since 2009
31 December 2016
Australian retailer Woolworths to sell 527 fuel stations to BP for $1.3 bn
28 December 2016
Government names G S Singhvi on RIL-ONGC arbitration panel
27 December 2016
ONGC to acquire 80% in GSPC’s KG basin gas block for $995 mn
24 December 2016
Report finds additional radioactive materials in gas-well drill cuttings
24 December 2016
HPCL investing Rs600 cr to set up India’s first 2G ethanol bio-refinery
24 December 2016
Chevron to sell Indonesian, Philippines geothermal assets to Star Energy Consortium
24 December 2016
Blackstone Group in talks to buy stake in some Energy Transfer Partners' assets
23 December 2016
Anadarko Petroleum to sell some Marcellus shale natural gas assets for $1.24 bn
22 December 2016
Obama bans new oil, gas drilling off Alaska
21 December 2016
The deepwater horizon aftermath
21 December 2016
BP to buy stakes in offshore gas projects in West Africa from Kosmos for $3.4 bn
20 December 2016
BP awarded 10% stake in Abu Dhabi’s ADCO onshore fields
19 December 2016
Petrol price hiked by Rs2.21 per litre, diesel to cost Rs1.79 more per litre
17 December 2016
Statoil to sell Canadian oil sands assets to Canada’s Athabasca Oil for C$832 mn
15 December 2016
Diamondback Energy to buy acreage in Permian Basin for $2.43 bn
15 December 2016
Gulfport Energy to buy acreage in Oklahoma's SCOOP region from Vitruvian for $1.85 bn
15 December 2016
Moller-Maersk, Dong Energy talks to merge oil business stall over price
15 December 2016
Opec output cut to add to India’s demonetisation woes
14 December 2016
Chinese oil giant Sinopec mulls buying Gulf Keystone Petroleum
14 December 2016
US drilling rig operator Patterson-UTI to buy Seventy Seven Energy for $1.76 bn
13 December 2016
Praj Industries in pact with IOC to set up three 2G bio-ethanol plants
09 December 2016
Iran signs agreement with Royal Dutch Shell to evaluate three oil, gas fields
08 December 2016
Russia sells 19.5-per cent stake in oil giant Rosneft
08 December 2016
India looks to swap Russian gas for Myanmar's with China
08 December 2016
BP looks to sell nearly 3 million barrels of US oil to Asia as prices rise
07 December 2016
Rosneft to complete $10.9-bn acquisition of Essar refinery in a few weeks
07 December 2016
Qatar’s RasGas prefers short-term LNG contracts in India
06 December 2016
Chesapeake Energy to sell acreage in the Haynesville Shale area
06 December 2016
Hong Kong billionaire Li Ka-shing's CKI tables $5.4 bn bid for Australia's Duet Group
05 December 2016
Old Rs500 notes valid only for LPG payments post 2 December
01 December 2016
Oil surges as Opec, non-Opec producers agree on output cuts
01 December 2016
Petrol prices go up by Rs0.13 per litre, diesel to cost Rs0.12 less
01 December 2016
CIA chief warns Trump against tearing up Iran deal
01 December 2016
Oil zooms above $50 a barrel on hopes of output deal
30 November 2016
Moller-Maersk, DONG Energy in talks to merge oil and gas business
29 November 2016
Gail’s Jagdishpur-Dhamra gas pipeline project hits regulatory bump
28 November 2016
Dollar, oil slip as Trump effect, OPEC deal hopes fade
28 November 2016
Royal Dutch Shell in advanced talks to sell assets in Gabon
26 November 2016
Oil ministry receives 134 e-bids from 42 companies for discovered small fields
22 November 2016
Obama administration speeds up ban on Arctic offshore drilling
19 November 2016
US oil refiner Tesoro to buy Western Refining for $6.4 bn
18 November 2016
Reliance Industries and GE form global IoT partnership
17 November 2016
Petrol price cut by Rs1.46 a litre, diesel to cost Rs1.53 less
16 November 2016
Ministry probing ONGC, DGH role in KG gas migration issue
11 November 2016
France’s Total on verge of deal to develop Iran oil, gas field
08 November 2016
Petrol price up 89 paise per litre, diesel costlier by 86 paise
07 November 2016
RIL, partners hit with $1.55 bn demand over gas migration issue
05 November 2016
Study suggests some Los Angeles earthquakes due to oil production in early 20th century
02 November 2016
GE to merge Baker Hughes to create a $30 bn oilfield services giant
31 October 2016
Baker Hughes, GE in oil-field services partnership talks
28 October 2016
India, Iran set February deadline for Farzad-B gas field deal
26 October 2016
Total, Glencore, Gunvor in race to buy Chevron's 75% stake in South African assets
25 October 2016
HollyFrontier in advanced talks to buy Suncor Energy’s Petro-Canada lubricants unit for $1 bn
24 October 2016
ICICI, Axis, StanChart get back $2.5 bn of Essar loans
22 October 2016
Reliance Industries reports Rs7,206-cr net profit for Q2
20 October 2016
Exxon, Saudi minister differ on need for more oil investments
20 October 2016
Oil rises above $50 a barrel on hopes of Opec curbs, inventory draw-downs
19 October 2016
SM Energy to buy assets in Texas for $1.6 bn and sell North Dakota assets for $785 mn
18 October 2016
SSE to sell 16.7% in Scotia Gas Networks to Abu Dhabi's sovereign wealth fund for £621 mn
18 October 2016
Caltex Australia offers to buy Woolworths petrol station chain
18 October 2016
Oil drops 1.5% as US, Libya hike output, Iran plans output hike
17 October 2016
BP granted licence to operate petrol pumps in India
17 October 2016
Engineers India, Gazprom to jointly prepare blueprint for Russia-India gas pipeline
17 October 2016
Petrol price hiked by Rs1.34 per litre, diesel to cost Rs2.37 more
17 October 2016
Rosneft-led group buys Essar Oil and related operations for $12.9 bn
15 October 2016
Govt revises ethanol price for supply to public sector oil marketing companies
14 October 2016
China crude imports at record high as storage capacity expands
14 October 2016
Rosneft-led consortium to buy Essar Oil in $12-13 bn deal
14 October 2016
Indian consortium eyes 49% stake in Russia’s Vankor oilfield
13 October 2016
Chevron seeks $2 bn from sale of Bangladesh assets
13 October 2016
Indian Oil plans india's longest LPG pipeline from Gujarat to UP
13 October 2016
Spain’s Repsol offers credit line to PDVSA for Petroquiriquire joint venture
10 October 2016
Oil services firm Frank's International to buy Blackhawk Specialty Tools for $321 mn
08 October 2016
BP gets licence to sell jet fuel in India
06 October 2016
Aadhar card to be mandatory for getting LPG subsidy after November
05 October 2016
Cabinet approves ONGC raising stake by 11% in Russia's Vankor oil field for $930 mn
05 October 2016
Petrol costlier by 14 paise per litre, diesel by 10 paise as OMCs hike dealer commission
05 October 2016
Oil crosses $50 after Opec output cut deal, but glut remains
03 October 2016
RIL will have to pay for gas migrated from ONGC block: Pradhan
01 October 2016
Goldman sees $7-10 rise in oil, calls OPEC cuts ‘self-defeating’
29 September 2016
Oil surges as OPEC reaches surprise deal to slash output
29 September 2016
CCEA nod for acquisition of 29.9% and 23.9% in Rosneft subsidiaries by Indian consortium
28 September 2016
Rice Energy to buy Vantage Energy for about $2.7 bn
28 September 2016
Oil prices rise on hopes for Opec production deal
26 September 2016
Govt to provide Rs5,176 cr fund support to GAIL’s eastern gas grid project
21 September 2016
Indian Oil and Gail to buy stake in Adani LNG terminal
21 September 2016
Petrol price hiked by 58 paise a litre, diesel to be cheaper by 31 paise
16 September 2016
IOC to invest up to Rs1.8 trillion across verticals over 6 years
15 September 2016
Anadarko to buy Freeport McMoRan’s Gulf of Mexico assets for $2 bn
14 September 2016
ONGC seeks more clarity on subsidy-sharing formula
14 September 2016
India, Russia explore feasibility of gas pipeline
14 September 2016
Cairn India shareholders agree to merger with Vedanta
13 September 2016
Crude prices drop 1.5% as US rig count increases
12 September 2016
Total to buy remaining 75% of Barnett Shale assets from Chesapeake
09 September 2016
ONGC in talks to acquire K-G Basin stake from GSPC
09 September 2016
Gas Apache announces big oil find in neglected Texas field
08 September 2016
Cheap oil propels RIL to 8th top global oil company
08 September 2016
India looking at alternatives to crude oil imports, says Nitin Gadkari
07 September 2016
Petrobras to sell 90% in its natural gas pipeline network to Brookfield consortium for $5.2 bn
07 September 2016
EOG Resources to buy privately held Yates Petroleum for $2.5 bn
07 September 2016
Canadian pipeline operator Enbridge to buy Spectra Energy for $28 bn in stock
07 September 2016
Russia, Saudi Arabia agree to cooperate on oil; output cut looms
06 September 2016
BP signs 2nd deal with China to exploit shale gas reserves
02 September 2016
Power projects may be able to tap cheap gas, says minister
01 September 2016
Reliance liable to pay damages to govt in KG-D6 gas row: Shah panel
01 September 2016
Petrol price increased by Rs3.38 a litre, diesel costlier by Rs2.67
01 September 2016
Exposure to chemicals released during fracking may harm fertility
27 August 2016
Oil ministry dumps RIL’s $380-mn investment claim, seeks $51.6 mn profit share
19 August 2016
Indian Oil Corp takes Bangla route to North East as rain damages NH-44
19 August 2016
Swan Energy’s upcoming floating LNG terminal capacity almost sold out
18 August 2016
Govt raises Rs60,796.25 cr in excise duty on petroleum products in April-June
18 August 2016
Petrol prices cut by Re1 a litre, diesel cheaper by Rs2
16 August 2016
ONGC launches Rs100-cr start-up fund
16 August 2016
Concho Resources to buy Reliance Energy's US assets for $1.625 bn
16 August 2016
Govt issues modified guidelines for LPG distributorships
11 August 2016
Tenure of committee looking into KG basin dispute extended till month-end
11 August 2016
PE firm Riverstone Holdings to sell Rock Oil to SM Energy for $980 mn
09 August 2016
Natural gas price for producers set to fall 20% to around $2.45 per mmBtu in October
08 August 2016
RIL sees projects worth $35 bn getting on stream in FY17
05 August 2016
Clinton campaign looking at alternative to US ethanol
05 August 2016
Chevron looks to sell some assets in Asia worth up to $5 bn
05 August 2016
RIL recovered an excess of $1.6 bn in cost from KG-D6 gas field: CAG
03 August 2016
Petrol price cut by Rs1.42 a litre, diesel to cost Rs2.01 less
01 August 2016
Petrobras to sell majority stake in oilfield block to Norway's Statoil for $2.5 bn
01 August 2016
Shah panel may get time till August-end to report on ONGC-RIL gas dispute
29 July 2016
India-US team finds huge gas hydrate deposits in KG Basin
27 July 2016
Umicore, Sinochem in the race for Total's speciality chemicals unit Atotech
26 July 2016
Gail renegotiating LNG deal with Gazprom: report
25 July 2016
Worst of oil market crash may be over say Schlumberger, Halliburton
25 July 2016
ExxonMobil to buy InterOil Corp for more than $2.5 bn, Oil Search abandons bid
22 July 2016
Cairn India says India investment plans intact
22 July 2016
Cairn India expects to merge with Vedanta by fiscal-end
22 July 2016
Enbridge to spend $177-mn to settle claims of 2010 oil spills in Michigan, Illinois
21 July 2016
Claims on saving through LPG subsidy cuts ‘misleading’
20 July 2016
Study links fracking wells to increased asthma attacks
20 July 2016
BP raises total liability from Deepwater Horizon oil disaster
16 July 2016
RIL’s treasury, other incomes fall to 34.5% as Q1 profit jumps to Rs7,113-cr
16 July 2016
Petrol price cut by Rs2.25 per litre, diesel to cost 42 paise less
16 July 2016
Reliance Q1 net vaults 18% to Rs7,113 cr with record $11.5 refining margin
15 July 2016
Devon Energy to sell Access Pipeline stake to CPPIB for $1.1 bn
15 July 2016
Oil prices move up slightly, but big recovery unlikely
14 July 2016
Essar’s Raniganj CBM project attains 1 million tonne daily production
14 July 2016
Petrol pump owners demand 'one nation one rate' for fuels
13 July 2016
Cairn Energy wants India to pay $5.6 bn for breach of tax treaty
12 July 2016
Singapore’s Trafigura Group in talks to buy a minority stake in Essar Oil
04 July 2016
Shell mulls selling ageing North Sea assets
04 July 2016
BP receives approval for $8-bn Indonesian LNG plant expansion
04 July 2016
IOC-BPCL-HPCL combine to set up Rs30-bn refinery in Maharashtra
04 July 2016
Mahanagar Gas IPO gives Maharashtra a Rs520-crore windfall
02 July 2016
InterOil Corp receives unsolicited takeover offer from an unnamed bidder
30 June 2016
Oil struggles to maintain $50 mark as fears of output dip fade
30 June 2016
Australian, US institutions in bioenergy research pact
23 June 2016
RIL, IIP jointly develop benzene recovery process; file for patent
21 June 2016
India's petroleum minister, Russia's Gazprom discuss LNG supplies to GAIL
17 June 2016
Diesel prices hiked by Rs1.26 per litre, petrol to cost 5 paise more
16 June 2016
India looks to form regional alliance to buy LNG
14 June 2016
Alaska Airlines flies two flights on alcohol to jet fuel made from corn
08 June 2016
Oil giant Shell to push for more cost saving
07 June 2016
Devon Energy Corp to sell almost $1 bn in oil and gas assets
07 June 2016
Norway may ban petrol, diesel vehicles by 2025
06 June 2016
A third of UK oil and gas firms planning further job cuts this year
06 June 2016
India, Qatar agree on joint exploration of energy assets
06 June 2016
LPG distribution policy recast to focus on rural job creation
04 June 2016
India looking for explorers to develop small oil finds
04 June 2016
Saudi Aramco, Total want to retail oil in India: minister
04 June 2016
OPEC meet fails to agree on output curbs
03 June 2016
Oil steady as OPEC members gather to discuss output policy
02 June 2016
Petrol, diesel prices hiked steeply; non-subsidised LPG to cost Rs21 more per litre
01 June 2016
Great Plains Energy to buy Westar Energy for $8.6 bn
31 May 2016
RIL to sell entire majority stake in East African fuel retailer to Total S.A.
31 May 2016
RBI caps refiners’ weekly dollar buying to shield rupee
31 May 2016
ONGC Videsh plans oil trading JV with Azerbaijan's SOCAR: report
30 May 2016
IOC net doubles to over Rs10,000 cr despite lower sales
28 May 2016
Chabahar port deal 'not finished', open to Pakistan, China: Iran
28 May 2016
ONGC surprises with 12% rise in fourth quarter profit at Rs4,416 cr
26 May 2016
India offers 67 discovered small fields under new revenue sharing policy
24 May 2016
Oil falls on stiffer dollar, likely US drawdown
24 May 2016
British energy giant BP sells 11.5% stake in Castrol India
19 May 2016
Oil companies Technip and FMC Technologies to merge in $13-bn all-stock deal
19 May 2016
Oil ties to get boost with Modi’s weekend in Iran
18 May 2016
L&T consortium secures $1-bn Saudi Aramco expansion contract
17 May 2016
Oil hits a 6-month high near $48 a barrel amidst supply disruptions
16 May 2016
Oil glut to continue this year, may ease next year: OPEC
14 May 2016
Linn Energy files for bankruptcy protection
12 May 2016
India looks to natural gas to reduce its carbon footprint
07 May 2016
Wildfires knock out a third of power from Canada’s oils sands operations
06 May 2016
Groups sue EPA over oil, gas industry regulations update
05 May 2016
80,000 evacuated as Canadian town turns into inferno
05 May 2016
India to pay 1.5% interest on $6.5-bn oil dues to Iran
04 May 2016
Petrol price hiked by Rs1.06 per litre; diesel to cost Rs2.94 more per a litre
03 May 2016
Halliburton, Baker Hughes terminate $34.6-bn merger over regulatory issues
02 May 2016
BPCL to invest an additional Rs3,000 cr in Bharat Oman Refineries
29 April 2016
BP reports $532-mn Q1 profit despite low oil prices
26 April 2016
Aramco may buy refinery stake in India, says report
26 April 2016
Oil slumps as Iran raises output, Saudi plans expansion
25 April 2016
Modi to launch free LPG scheme as over 11 mn surrender connections
23 April 2016
RIL reports record Q4 net profit of Rs7,398 crore as margins spurt
22 April 2016
HPCL to invest over Rs25,000 cr, raise refining capacity to 500,000 bpd: report
20 April 2016
IOC inks pact with Bangladesh for LPG terminal
19 April 2016
Oil continues to tumble as Opec talks collapse
18 April 2016
Iran’s daily oil output surpasses 3.5 million barrels
16 April 2016
Diesel price cut by Rs 1.30 per litre; petrol made cheaper by 74 paise
16 April 2016
Obama administration unveils new oil well rules to prevent blow-outs
15 April 2016
Carlyle in talks to buy some businesses from Halliburton, Baker Hughes
15 April 2016
Oil prices to stay low, India to fuel demand: IAE
15 April 2016
Reliance, BG to transfer some assets of PMT JV to ONGC
13 April 2016
Schlumberger to reduce Venezuela operations due to payment problems
13 April 2016
India eyes $20-bn investment in Iran’s Chabahar port, SEZ
11 April 2016
Govt expands CNG network in Delhi, NCR to lure motorists, curb pollution
08 April 2016
IOC eyes stake in Nagarjuna’s Cuddalolre refinery
08 April 2016
Govt lets oil PSUs evolve crude import policy
06 April 2016
Congress seeks JPC probe into Gujarat’s KG gas fiasco
06 April 2016
US judge approves BP's $20-bn Gulf spill settlement
05 April 2016
Petrol price hiked by Rs2.19 per litre, diesel to cost 98 paise more
05 April 2016
Saudi to cut oil dependence, focus on investments
02 April 2016
Oil slips again as US stockpiles hit 8-year high
31 March 2016
ONGC to invest around $5 billion in east coast oil and gas fields
28 March 2016
Shell in move to offload North Sea oil assets
28 March 2016
ONGC’s $1.3-bn deal for stake in Rosneft’s subsidiary gets Russian govt nod
26 March 2016
Final approval for $20-bn settlement over Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the cards
23 March 2016
European regulator halts scrutiny of $35-bn Halliburton-Baker Hughes merger
22 March 2016
Govt’s e-auction of gas supply helps revive 9 stranded power plants of 5.942 MW capacity
21 March 2016
TransCanada to buy Columbia Pipeline Group for $10.2 bn
18 March 2016
US coal miner Peabody Energy mulls filing for bankruptcy protection
17 March 2016
Petrol price hiked by Rs3.07 a litre, diesel to cost Rs1.90 more per litre
16 March 2016
India’s oil PSUs to acquire 49.9% in Russia’s Vankor oil cluster
16 March 2016
ONGC to drill 9 development wells in K-G Basin
15 March 2016
Air NZ, Virgin Australia to buy locally-produced aviation biofuel
14 March 2016
Oil prices may have finally bottomed out: IEA
14 March 2016
Energy Transfer in talks to sell Sunoco worth over $3.3 billion
12 March 2016
OVL, IOC, Oil India, BPRL in talks to buy 35% in Russia's Vankor oil field for $2.9 bn
11 March 2016
Govt to extend production sharing contracts of 28 small and medium fields
11 March 2016
Pricing, marketing freedom to help monetise gas reserves worth over $28 bn
11 March 2016
Govt unveils uniform licensing policy for hydrocarbon sector
11 March 2016
Sebi fails to prove Reliance Petroinvestments’ IPCL insider role, drops charges
10 March 2016
Eight million surrender LPG connections; PNG being extended to other cities: minister
10 March 2016
Shell plans to sell assets worth $30 bn
09 March 2016
Exxon Mobil’s Canadian unit Imperial Oil to sell remaining Esso fuel stations for $2.1 bn
09 March 2016
Encana Corp explores sale of more non-core assets worth around $1 bn to reduce debt
09 March 2016
Oil recovers smartly on supply cuts, stronger sentiment
08 March 2016
Oil nears $40-a-barrel on demand hopes, tighter supplies
07 March 2016
GAIL delays tender for LNG carrier for a third time
03 March 2016
Petrol prices cut by Rs3.02 a litre; diesel to cost Rs1.47 more per litre
29 February 2016
Government will provide calibrated marketing freedom to incentivise oil, gas production
29 February 2016
Union Budget 2016-17: Rs2,000 crore for LPG connection for BPL households to help 1.5 crore families
29 February 2016
Halliburton to cut another 5,000 jobs to tide over
26 February 2016
Oil prices fall as producers waver on output cuts
24 February 2016
India to push 69 small oil, gas fields at US meet
20 February 2016
Oil rallies towards $35 as Iran welcomes output freeze
18 February 2016
Petrol price cut by 32 paise a litre; diesel to cost 28 paise more
17 February 2016
Russia, Saudi agree to oil output freeze
16 February 2016
Oil powers higher as produces flock to Doha for crucial meet
16 February 2016
Natural gas price in India seen falling 17% to $3.15 in April
15 February 2016
Oil may bounce back from 12-year lows as Opec mulls output cut
13 February 2016
UAE's Adnoc to store oil in India, give it two-thirds free
11 February 2016
Crude oil gains on likely Saudi-Iran deal on production cutbacks
10 February 2016
Essar Oil dodges rumours, says Rosneft due diligence still on
10 February 2016
Govt sees North East economy leveraging petroleum sector growth
10 February 2016
ONGC, Oil India exempted from fuel subsidy payment in Q3
09 February 2016
India exploring Australian gas supplies for clean, affordable power: Goyal
09 February 2016
Indian Oil's 15 mtpa Paradip refinery dedicated to nation
08 February 2016
Shell Q4 profit falls over 45% to $1.8 bn as crude price fall bites
04 February 2016
SC revokes TN order, lets GAIL lay Kochi-Bangalore pipeline
03 February 2016
Dominion Resources to buy natural gas company Questar Corp for $4.4 bn
02 February 2016
Airline stocks spurt as OMCs cut jet fuel price by 12%
02 February 2016
Russia weighs Opec proposal for oil production cutbacks
29 January 2016
Enbridge to buy Murphy Oil's gas plants and pipelines in British Columbia for C$538 mn
28 January 2016
Low oil prices put ONGC Videsh in a bind
28 January 2016
Oil PSUs to set up country’s biggest refinery in Maharashtra
27 January 2016
Round-the-clock online payment facility for LPG refill bookings introduced
25 January 2016
Petrobras close to selling 36% stake worth $892 mn in Braskem
23 January 2016
India looks to Africa to meet future oil demand
23 January 2016
Jaitley unfazed by Cairn suit for $1 bn damages
20 January 2016
RIL’s Q3 net zooms 38.7% to Rs7,290 crore boosted by record refining margins
19 January 2016
Brent oil climbs slightly as commodities rally
19 January 2016
Oil falls below $30 as Iran floods market, Chinese demand slows
16 January 2016
Mayhem on Wall St as oil plunges below $30
16 January 2016
Petrol becomes cheaper by 32 paise, diesel by 85 paise/litre
15 January 2016
Post-sanctions Iran to unload oil on India, Europe
15 January 2016
IOC to invest Rs4,000 cr in making refinery Euro VI-ready
12 January 2016
Shell sees BG deal working at oil prices averaging $50 for two years
08 January 2016
Saudi Arabia may sell stake in oil monopoly Aramco
08 January 2016
Govt hikes excise duty on petrol, diesel for a second time in two weeks
02 January 2016
Increasing LNG exports ‘marginally positive’ for US economy
02 January 2016
ConocoPhillips to export first US shale oil to Vitol Group
02 January 2016
Kerosene subsidy to be paid to beneficiary accounts from 1 April
02 January 2016
Non-subsidised LPG to cost Rs50 more; Jet fuel price cut by 10%
02 January 2016
Qatar halves gas price, waives India’s Rs12,000-cr liability
02 January 2016
Gas starts flowing from Shell’s Corrib natural gas wells off Irish coast
31 December 2015
Essar Oil completes Rs3,745-crore dilisting
31 December 2015
Railways eyes own refining capacity to save on diesel tax: report
30 December 2015
Saudi Arabia sees $138-bn budget deficit for 2015 as oil plummets
29 December 2015
BPCL’s new crude distillation unit in Mumbai dedicated to nation
28 December 2015
No LPG subsidy for those with income over Rs10 lakh
28 December 2015
Petroleum products to be out of GST for some time: Arvind Subramanian
28 December 2015
Russian air force blows up thousands of ISIL oil trucks
26 December 2015
Nepal signs long-term fuel supply deal with China
26 December 2015
ONGC Videsh picks up stake in Russian oil fields
26 December 2015
Modi looks to deepen energy, defence ties with Russia
23 December 2015
ConocoPhilips divests stake in Russian joint venture, exits Russia after 25 years
23 December 2015
ONGC gets cabinet nod for conversion of Rs5,000-cr loan to OVL into equity
23 December 2015
GAIL extends tender for hiring LNG carriers till 29 February
22 December 2015
Brent crude futures hit an 11-year low near $36 a barrel
21 December 2015
Gasoline prices continue to tumble in US
21 December 2015
US lifts oil export ban after 40 years; offers sops to solar and wind power
19 December 2015
Panel under ex-judge to examine ONGC-RIL dispute
17 December 2015
Gadkari to announce flexi-fuel vehicle policy next month
17 December 2015
US regulator not satisfied with Halliburton-Baker Hughes merger plan
16 December 2015
Govt hikes excise duty on petrol, diesel to raise an additional Rs2,500 cr
16 December 2015
Petrol price cut by 50 paisa a litre, diesel to cost 46 paisa less
15 December 2015
Companies blame competitors for launching DDOS attacks against them: report
15 December 2015
IOC to invest Rs1,75,000-cr in 7 years; expand refining capacity to 85 mn tonnes
14 December 2015
Texas company to build island in Arctic waters to tap oil
14 December 2015
$7.6-bn TAPI gas pipeline project launched
14 December 2015
Opec output hit 3-year high in November
11 December 2015
IOC official held in Jaipur for spreading ISIS propaganda
11 December 2015
Iran tops Kuwait as India’s 5th biggest oil supplier
09 December 2015
Russia’s Rosneft seeks expanded ties with ONGC Videsh
08 December 2015
Essar Oil to delist, buy back shares at Rs146.05 apiece
07 December 2015
Oil woes force Japanese refinery giants to merge
04 December 2015
Putin accuses Turkey of oil trade with ISIS
01 December 2015
OMCs cut ATF price by 1.2%, hike price of non-subsidised LPG by Rs61.5 per cylinder
01 December 2015
Petrol price cut by 58 paise per litre, diesel to cost 25 paise less
30 November 2015
India needs to invest over Rs9,00,000 cr each year on energy by 2040: IEA
27 November 2015
India to reject climate change deal to phase out fossil fuels by 2100
27 November 2015
GAIL to launch satellite surveillance of gas pipeline
27 November 2015
Oil prices fall as Mid-East tensions ease
26 November 2015
Canadian Oil Sands reviewing other takeover offers after rejecting Suncor’s $3.23 bn bid
26 November 2015
Qatar’s RasGas likely to lower price of gas supplied to Petronet: report
23 November 2015
Spot LNG prices for December delivery rise 8.7% on Competing Demand
19 November 2015
Government proposes to free natural gas pricing
17 November 2015
OPEC output down to 31.08 mn barrels of crude per day in October
17 November 2015
Weak oil prices helped government rationalise subsidies: Arun Jaitley
17 November 2015
Oil surplus rises to record 3 bn barrels
16 November 2015
RIL partner Niko to take $2-mn per quarter hit over new gas price
14 November 2015
Niko Resources opts out of NEC-25 gas block
14 November 2015
Petrol excise hiked by Rsd1.60, diesel by 40p
07 November 2015
President Obama rejects Keystone XL pipeline proposal
07 November 2015
Shell failed to clean up oil-spill sites: Amnesty
03 November 2015
TransCanada Corp calls on US government to suspend Keystone XL pipeline application
03 November 2015
Non-subsidised LPG price hiked by Rs27.50 per cylinder; ATF to cost less
02 November 2015
Petrol to cost 50 paise less per litre, diesel prices unchanged
31 October 2015
S&P downgrades Saudi Arabia on oil price slump
31 October 2015
India asks Qatar to cut gas price, waive penalty
30 October 2015
BPCL-Oman Oil looking to sell 24% stake in Bina refinery: report
29 October 2015
Santos weighing a A$2.5 bn bid for some of its Australian oil and gas fields
29 October 2015
Royal Dutch Shell to abandon oil sands project in Canada
28 October 2015
IEA wants India, China to be active members of global energy system
27 October 2015
Duke Energy to buy Piedmont Natural Gas Co for $4.9 bn
26 October 2015
Chinese investment company Yantai Xinchao to buy oil assets in western Texas for $1.3 bn
26 October 2015
Australian regulator flags concerns over Halliburton's $35-bn Baker Hughes merger
24 October 2015
Petronet pays Rs400 cr quarterly demurrage as PSUs refuse to lift costly gas
23 October 2015
ONGC seeks premium pricing for KG gas block
20 October 2015
ONGC in talks to buy Adani-Welspun stake off Mumbai
20 October 2015
Indian gas output up 0.9% in Sept; oil stagnant
20 October 2015
Oil rig count in the US hits a five-year low of 595 as drilling activity slumps
19 October 2015
Infosys to acquire Noah Consulting for $70-mn
19 October 2015
Obama administration cancels Arctic oil leases due to low interest
17 October 2015
Reliance Q2 net rises 12.5% to Rs6,561 cr despite a 33.8% fall in revenue
16 October 2015
S Arabia takes on Russia in European oil market
15 October 2015
Russian tycoon Fridman buys Norwegian oil and gas assets for $1.6 bn
15 October 2015
Oil glut to persist in 2016 : IEA
13 October 2015
Expert panel finds big seepage of ONGC gas to RIL
13 October 2015
Swiss chemicals giant Ineos buys UK North Sea gas assets for $750 mn
12 October 2015
Encana sells US oil and gas assets worth $900 mn
09 October 2015
RIL, ONGC sharing common gas field in KG basin: D&M
09 October 2015
OECD report moots scaling back support to fossil fuels remains high
07 October 2015
BP to pay over $20 bn over Deepwater Horizon oil spill
06 October 2015
Suncor tables $3.3-bn hostile bid for Canadian Oil Sands
06 October 2015
ONGC may seek fund infusion for KG project
05 October 2015
Moody’s joins S&P in calling for gas price hike
05 October 2015
India can’t peg gas prices to US, Canada norms: S&P
03 October 2015
Mining, oil exploration threat to almost a third of natural World Heritage Sites: Study
03 October 2015
Natural gas price cut to lower CNG, PNG prices by up to Rs3 per unit
01 October 2015
Diesel, ATF prices hiked, non-subsidised LPG to cost less
01 October 2015
US judge blocks new Obama administration rules on fracking
01 October 2015
India slashes natural gas price by 16% to $4.24 per mmBtu
30 September 2015
US oil pipeline giant Energy Transfer to buy rival Williams Cos for $33 bn
29 September 2015
Indian refiners set to pay $700 mn oil dues to Iran
29 September 2015
Royal Dutch Shell to end exploration in offshore Alaska
28 September 2015
California regulators approve substantial cut to carbon from gasoline and diesel fuels
26 September 2015
India proposes over $15-bn investment in Iran; seeks cheaper gas
24 September 2015
French oil and gas major Total cuts investment plans
24 September 2015
All hurdles cleared for BPCL’s Kochi refinery
21 September 2015
Gail ensures up to 49% Indian stake in revised $7-bn tender for LNG carriers
19 September 2015
Oil continues slide as Goldman slashes forecasts
12 September 2015
Bharat Petroleum to invest Rs1,00,000 cr for expansion in 5 years
11 September 2015
Oil dips amid global glut, China fears
11 September 2015
Nine oil companies to invest Rs30,350 cr in Rajasthan gas infrastructure
10 September 2015
Australia's Woodside offers to buy Oil Search for $8 bn
08 September 2015
UK’s North Sea oil and gas sector sheds over 5,000 jobs
07 September 2015
ONGC buys 15% in Russia's Vankor oil field for Rs8,933 crore
04 September 2015
Regulatory delays in $70 bn takeover of BG’s Australian project could hit gas supply: Shell
03 September 2015
Govt to auction 69 marginal oil and gas fields to private sector on revenue sharing basis
02 September 2015
Emissions from Canada's oil-sand crude higher than those from U.S. sources
02 September 2015
Maersk receives UK authorities’ approval for development of gas field in North Sea
01 September 2015
Italy’s Eni finds largest natural gas field off Egypt coast
01 September 2015
Oil prices slip on China woes, US policy suspense
31 August 2015
US oil rig count down after modest growth over weeks
31 August 2015
ONGC, partners to invest $24 bn in Mozambique gas field: report
31 August 2015
Buffett's Berkshire buys nearly 11% in Phillips 66 for $4.48 bn
31 August 2015
French oil and gas major Total to exit UK midstream sector
29 August 2015
Schlumberger to acquire Cameron for $12.7 bn
27 August 2015
Budget to fill gap in oil royalty payments to states
27 August 2015
Indian Oil signs pact to build $275-cr oil pipeline to Nepal
26 August 2015
Indian Oil’s 10% stake sale raked in a total of Rs11,107 crore
25 August 2015
Forget market turmoil, Indian Oil stake sale fetches govt Rs9,300 cr
24 August 2015
Govt to sell 10% stake in Indian Oil Corp on Monday
22 August 2015
'Father of fracking' backs US drive to cut methane emissions from oil wells
21 August 2015
Oil price hits 6.5-year low of nearly $40 a barrel
20 August 2015
India keen on long-term energy supplies from Russia
19 August 2015
Foregoing LPG subsidy to help save Rs15,000 cr a year: Modi
17 August 2015
Petrol price cut by Rs1.27 a litre, diesel to cost Rs1.17 less
17 August 2015
Rosneft acquires Trican’s oilfield service subsidiary
17 August 2015
Rising US stocks push crude prices to a fresh 6-year low of $42 a barrel
14 August 2015
UK government to step in if local councils delayed fracking-decisions
14 August 2015
MRPL to enter fuel retailing with 100 `HiQ’ outlets
10 August 2015
Energy giant BP to invest £671 mn in North Sea’s ETAP oil and gas fields
07 August 2015
Price of Indian crude oil basket falls to $49.11 per bbl
07 August 2015
CNG-run buses may not be answer to pollution: CSIR
07 August 2015
ONGC, GAIL restrained from going ahead with coal bed methane project in TN
06 August 2015
Petrol prices down Rs2.43 per litre, diesel to cost Rs3.60 less
01 August 2015
Rosneft, Exxon jointly bid for Mozambique oil fields
31 July 2015
BG parent Centrica to cut 6,000 jobs
30 July 2015
Oil majors shelve $200 bn worth of projects: report
28 July 2015
ONGC to invest over Rs56,000 crore in KG oil and gas fields
27 July 2015
Shallow fracking raises questions for water, new Stanford research shows
25 July 2015
RIL Q1 net profit rises nearly 12% to hit a 6-year high of Rs6,318 cr
24 July 2015
Cairn Energy may join LIC to vote against Vedanta-Cairn India merger: reports
23 July 2015
Oil steadies after Monday’s rout as dollar slips
21 July 2015
ONGC Videsh may bid for Iran’s Farzad gas field under new deal
20 July 2015
Australian energy utility firm Duet Group to buy Energy Developments for $1.41 bn
20 July 2015
Petrol, diesel in Delhi to cost more despite Rs2 per litre reduction in prices
16 July 2015
Impact of Iran nuclear deal on oil markets
15 July 2015
US energy firms MPLX and MarkWest to merge in $20-bn deal
14 July 2015
Petroleum ministry to speed up implementation of bio-fuel programme
14 July 2015
Govt to cap kerosene subsidy at Rs12 per litre; oil firms to share more burden
13 July 2015
BPCL to raise capacity at Bina oil refinery by 30%
13 July 2015
Global oil demand to slow in 2016: IEA
11 July 2015
Gulf Petrochem investing Rs1,000-cr in ethanol unit in India: report
11 July 2015
Emissions from Canada's oil-sand crude higher than those from US sources
10 July 2015
Denmark’s Dong Energy to build manufacturing hub at Able Marine Energy Park in UK
09 July 2015
Alfa SAB, Harbour Energy drop plans for Pacific Rubiales acquisition
09 July 2015
Russia’s Rosneft to buy 49% stake in Essar oil refinery
09 July 2015
IOC-Adani combine bids for CNG retail licence in 5 cities
07 July 2015
OPEC monthly output raised for fourth time since February
07 July 2015
BP agrees to record $18.7 billion settlement over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
03 July 2015
Petrol price cut by 31 paise per litre, diesel cheaper by 71 paise
01 July 2015
Regulator cannot set natural gas tariff, rules SC
01 July 2015
Cenovus Energy to sell royalty portfolio to Ontario Teachers' for $2.66 bn
01 July 2015
Reliance announces 10-day shut-down at its Jamnagar crude processing unit in July
30 June 2015
L&T arm wins Rs2,715-cr offshore contract
24 June 2015
Carlyle to invest $500 mn in India-focused Magna Energy
22 June 2015
Stanford research initiative to comprehensively study development, use of natural gas
20 June 2015
Gazprom, European partners to build new gas pipeline to Germany
19 June 2015
PetroVietnam buys Chevron's Vietnamese upstream assets
18 June 2015
ONGC Videsh seeks freedom to decide on investments of up to $1 bn
17 June 2015
US biodiesel fuel company owner fined for fraud and Clean Air Act crimes
17 June 2015
US regulators approve Royal Dutch Shell-BG Group $70 bn merger
17 June 2015
Ruias to sell 49% in Essar Oil to Russia's Rosneft for Rs10,500 cr: report
16 June 2015
Petrol price raised by 64 paise a litre; diesel cheaper by Rs1.35
15 June 2015
Fluid injection's role in man-made earthquakes revealed
15 June 2015
Vedanta annexes Cairn India in $2.3-bn all-stock deal
15 June 2015
Cairn India, Vedanta boards to consider merger on Sunday
13 June 2015
Exxon rejects fracking operations caused Texas earthquakes
12 June 2015
RIL all set to roll out 4G services in December
12 June 2015
Hess Corp sells half of Bakken midstream assets for $2.68 bn
12 June 2015
Govt likely to hike Cairn India's Ravva gas price to $4.2 per mmBtu
11 June 2015
US topples Saudi Arabia as biggest oil producer in 2014
10 June 2015
Vedanta Resources looking to merge Indian subsidiaries
09 June 2015
ONGC to invest over Rs41,000 crore in new fields
08 June 2015
Reliance Power, Adani to build 4,600 MW power capacity in Bangladesh
06 June 2015
EPA finds no evidence of pollution from fracking
05 June 2015
Petrobras raises $2.5 bn in 100-year debt
02 June 2015
RIL, Pioneer sell US pipeline network JV to Enterprise Products for $2.15 bn
02 June 2015
Eni SpA plans to sell 15% in natural gas field in Mozambique for $1.5 bn
01 June 2015
Venezuela inks $14-bn oil deal with Russia's Rosneft
29 May 2015
Upstream oil companies not to offer discounts on crude below $60 per barrel
22 May 2015
Gail to sell LNG supplies from US to Shell: report
20 May 2015
RIL issues India’s first Formosa bonds, raises $200 mn in Taiwan
19 May 2015
Hackers target oil, gas firms with “Phantom Menace”
19 May 2015
NGT defers ban on diesel vehicles till 25 May, pulls up centre
19 May 2015
Petrol price hiked by Rs3.13 a litre, diesel to cost Rs2.71 more per litre
15 May 2015
ONGC to seek help of smaller US fracking companies for shale exploration
13 May 2015
Global petrochemical prices up 10% in April from March
12 May 2015
Shell takes a step closer to resuming $6-bn Arctic crude quest
12 May 2015
Global petrochemical prices rise in March after 6-month fall
11 May 2015
E-auction of RLNG Imports can light up 9,000 MW of stranded power plants
11 May 2015
Brent crude retreats from a 2015 peak of $68 a barrel
07 May 2015
Alfa, Harbour Energy offer C$6.50 per share for Pacifical Rubiales Energy acquisition
06 May 2015
BG chief welcomes Shell’s $70-billion takeover bid
06 May 2015
Shell agrees to clean up 2008 Nigerian oil spill
04 May 2015
Church of England disinvests £12 mn in fossil fuel companies
02 May 2015
Vedanta writes down nearly Rs20,000-cr on Cairn India oil-pricre fall impairment
30 April 2015
Indian Oil starts up 300,000 bpd Paradip refinery
27 April 2015
TransCanada seeks US nod for new $600-mn pipeline as Keystone lingers
25 April 2015
BP to sell North Sea CATS pipeline to Antin Infrastructure
23 April 2015
Russia slams EU’s antitrust charges against Gazprom
23 April 2015
ConocoPhillips mulls selling some Norwegian North Sea assets worth $1 bn
22 April 2015
EU to charge Russian gas giant Gazprom with market abuse
21 April 2015
Russia denies gas pipeline deal with Greece
20 April 2015
RIL to restart all 1,400 fuel retail outlets by March 2016: Report
18 April 2015
Railways to set up plants for converting plastic to diesel
18 April 2015
RIL net up 4.8% at Rs23,566 cr despite a 13% fall in revenue
17 April 2015
Diesel price cut by Rs1.30 per litre, petrol to cost 80 paise less
15 April 2015
ConocoPhillips plans to sell some US noncore oil and gas producing acreages
14 April 2015
KG-D6 gas pricing cannot be arbitrated, govt tells SC
14 April 2015
ONGC, OIL and BPCL to invest $6 bn to develop Mozambique offshore gas field
14 April 2015
SC issues notice to RIL, BG over Panna-Mukta arbitrator
11 April 2015
Apache Corp to sell Australian subsidiary for $2.1 bn
09 April 2015
The global oil price drop may last for the next couple decades, says Stanford economist
08 April 2015
Shell to buy Britain’s BG Group for $69.6 bn
08 April 2015
US oil production registers record volume increase
07 April 2015
High-level Indian trade ministry team on visit to Iran
06 April 2015
ONGC puts in bid as Mexico opens up oil exploration
06 April 2015
Woodside seals $2.8-bn Apache deal
04 April 2015
Israel, Jordan in historic gas deal
04 April 2015
Reliance signs production sharing contracts for 2 offshore blocks in Myanmar
02 April 2015
Petrol prices cut by 49 paise per litre; diesel cheaper by Rs1.21
01 April 2015
India starts buying crude oil for strategic reserve: report
31 March 2015
Total completes $1-bn Nigerian divestment
30 March 2015
Chevron to exit Australian refining business for $3.6 bn
28 March 2015
ONGC, OIL may get exemption from sharing fuel subsidy in Q4
27 March 2015
India to make unusual 9% cut in gas prices from 1 April
27 March 2015
Modi begs India’s non-poor to shun subsidised LPG
27 March 2015
Govt to provide imported gas at concessional rates to revive stranded power projects
26 March 2015
Power firms’ shares surge as govt vows more LNG imports
26 March 2015
Brent crude rebounds to $57 a barrel on weak dollar
24 March 2015
Energy majors BG Group and Woodside to invest $1.1 bn in Myanmar
23 March 2015
India may import 8 mn barrels of Iraq oil to build stockpile
20 March 2015
India set to build first strategic oil reserve: report
18 March 2015
Domestic natural gas to cost 10% less at $5.02/unit from 1 April
18 March 2015
Swapping of KG-D6 gas for RCF units in Maharashtra to boost power generation in AP
13 March 2015
Cairn files dispute notice over India’s Rs10,000-cr tax demand
11 March 2015
Oil prices drop again amid increasing US stockpile
09 March 2015
Sun Pharma’s Dilip Shanghvi pips Mukesh Ambani to become richest Indian
05 March 2015
Blaze in KG-D6 Telangana gas pipeline, none hurt
02 March 2015
US refinery strike covers a fifth of national capacity
24 February 2015
Cairn India to cut 40% jobs amidst tax dispute, oil price fall
23 February 2015
Kejriwal compliments Delhi cops for uncovering oil leaks
21 February 2015
Oil leaks: Rajnath seeks to credit centre for exposure
21 February 2015
US judge rejects BP’s bid to cut maximum civil fine in Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill
20 February 2015
Petro leaks: 2 ‘consultants’ held, more arrests likely today
20 February 2015
Berkshire Hathaway exits Exxon Mobil
19 February 2015
Swaraj pushes Muscat for undersea gas pipeline
18 February 2015
Bribery allegations in Brazil further taint Rolls-Royce’s reputation
17 February 2015
Producers told to pay Rs10,896 cr towards oil subsidies
14 February 2015
IOC says Paradip plant to achieve full capacity by year-end
14 February 2015
US oil producers: early responder to drop in global oil prices, says report
12 February 2015
Indian refiners sitting on a Rs16,000-crore inventory pile: Crisil
10 February 2015
Banker Aldemire Bendine takes over as new Petrobras chief
09 February 2015
GAIL Q3 net profit drops 64% to Rs604 cr as gas prices plummet
07 February 2015
Workers at two BP plants in Midwest to join biggest strike at us refineries since 1980
07 February 2015
Fragile oil prices bolster India’s budget
05 February 2015
Oil retailers’ shares slump after cut in fuel prices
04 February 2015
Govt to ease subsidy burden on ONGC, OIL, GAIL
04 February 2015
BP writes down value of KG-D6 stake over pricing issues
04 February 2015
Petrol price cut by Rs2.42 a litre; diesel cheaper by 2.25 per litre
03 February 2015
Govt may do away with LPG subsidy for high-income groups
03 February 2015
Shell to end North Sea oil production
03 February 2015
Eight major projects came online last year: Exxon Mobil
03 February 2015
Videocon announces high-grade oil find in field off Brazil
03 February 2015
Aviation fuel price slashed over 11 per cent, to cost less than diesel
02 February 2015
ConocoPhilips Alaska slowing pace of investment on the Greater Mooses Tooth 1 project
31 January 2015
Shell announces $15-bn spending cuts as low oil prices bite
30 January 2015
Oil could hit $200 a barrel if investments drop, says Opec’s El-Badri
27 January 2015
An oil price rebound? Not so fast
27 January 2015
Obama visit fallout? India tells refiners to cut Iran oil imports
22 January 2015
Govt-RIL dispute over Panna-Mukta ‘tax evasion’ intensifies
22 January 2015
Oilfield service providers Baker Huges, Halliburton to cut thousands of jobs
21 January 2015
Shell affiliates in US pay $900,000 to EPA to settle violations of vehicle fuel standards
21 January 2015
BHP Billiton cuts oil and gas spending as oil prices plunge
21 January 2015
K-G gas pricing case: SC gives RIL 6 weeks to respond
17 January 2015
BP faces up to $13.7 bn civil penalty over 2010 Gulf of Mexico spill
16 January 2015
Govt further hikes duty on petrol, diesel as OMCs cut prices
16 January 2015
Schlumberger cuts 9,000 jobs to tackle industry downturn
16 January 2015
Govt allows direct sale of bio-diesel by private companies
16 January 2015
Rising demand for oil tankers bolsters maritime sector
15 January 2015
Obama to announce new plans to regulate methane emissions: Reports
15 January 2015
Oil price slump could make Keystone XL pipeline redundant
14 January 2015
Oil prices continue slide; Brent futures down $2.20
13 January 2015
US House of Representatives votes for Keystone XL pipeline construction
10 January 2015
Low crude oil prices to benefit OMCs, consumers and govt; upstream, oil field services sector to be hit: ICRA
09 January 2015
Oil slump fallout: India may cut subsidy burden on ONGC, OIL
09 January 2015
Leave fossil fuels unused to limit global warming: study
08 January 2015
Maruti chairman happy with falling fuel prices; says ''bad luck" for oil producers
07 January 2015
Drop in oil prices reduces India’s import cost by Rs180 a barrel
06 January 2015
Oil continues slump as Iraq, Russia output hit new highs
06 January 2015
Jordan defers talks on $15-bn gas deal with Israel
06 January 2015
US oil futures drop to new lows amid fears of supply glut
05 January 2015
Excise duty on petrol, diesel hiked; no change in retail price
02 January 2015
Jet fuel prices cut 12.5%, but airfares to stay unchanged
02 January 2015
US bio-fuel producer Pacific Ethanol acquires rival Aventine for $190 mn
01 January 2015
Venezuela in recession as oil prices plunge
01 January 2015
India’s consumption of petroleum fuels up nearly 5% in November
30 December 2014
BG Group loads first LNG from Australia’s Curtis project
30 December 2014
RIL to shut Nagothane plant for 4 weeks from mid-January for maintenance
27 December 2014
K-G field to be given up due to official blocks: RIL partner Hardy
26 December 2014
India hikes import duty on edible oils by 5%
26 December 2014
Reliance, Mitsui OSK Lines sign shipping deal for ethane import project
26 December 2014
Gazprom’s production to hit an all time low in 2014
24 December 2014
Afren Plc receives takeover offer from Seplat Petroleum
22 December 2014
ONGC stake sale in New Year to fetch govt over Rs14,900 cr
22 December 2014
New York governor Cuomo moves to ban fracking on health concerns
18 December 2014
Royal Dutch Shell to sell some Norwegian downstream business to Finnish fuel firm ST1
18 December 2014
Brent crude hits a 5-year low of $58.50 a barrel as Opec vows to keep oil flowing
16 December 2014
Repsol to buy Canada’s Talisman Energy in $13-bn deal
16 December 2014
Apache to sell stakes in two international LNG projects to Woodside for $2.75 bn
16 December 2014
Petrol, diesel prices reduced by Rs2 per litre
16 December 2014
Bangla oil spill poses major threat to Sunderbans
13 December 2014
IEA cuts global oil demand forecast for 2015
13 December 2014
Joma Industrial to buy the rest of C. A.T. oil AG, for $925 mn
12 December 2014
Putin visit results in $10-bn oil deal between Essar, Rosneft
12 December 2014
Chemicals released during natural gas extraction may harm human reproduction, development
12 December 2014
India, Russia to study feasibility of LNG pipeline
11 December 2014
Airlines to post 26% surge in 2015 profits on falling oil prices: IATA
11 December 2014
OPEC cuts production estimates as oil prices touch five-year lows
11 December 2014
BP Plc pegs restructuring charges at $1 bn
11 December 2014
OMCs start selling 5-kg LPG cylinders to domestic consumers in Delhi
10 December 2014
Canadian oil producer Talisman says in talks over its acquisition
10 December 2014
BG Group sells Australian LNG pipeline to APA Group for $5 bn
10 December 2014
BP to let go middle management as oil price fall bites
09 December 2014
Oil near 5-year low of $68 a barrel as Saudi Arabia cuts prices
05 December 2014
Saudi Arabia slashes crude oil prices for Asian, US buyers
05 December 2014
RIL signs pact with Mexico’s Pemex for oil production, refining
05 December 2014
ONGC’s subsidy burden to be reduced before stake sale
03 December 2014
Govt further hikes excise duty on petrol and diesel
02 December 2014
Russia to scrap South Stream gas pipeline
02 December 2014
Warren Buffet’s Lubrizol to buy two units of Weatherford for $750 mn
02 December 2014
Commercial LPG prices slashed; petrol, diesel too cost less
01 December 2014
Oil wilts as OPEC stands by Saudi decision not to cut production
28 November 2014
OPEC may decide on production curbs at tomorrow’s meet
26 November 2014
Jindal Steel shelves $10-bn coal-to-diesel project: report
24 November 2014
LPG subsidy not for ‘people like me’, only for poor: Jaitley
21 November 2014
Apache Corp eyes $1.4 bn through sale of oil and gas assets
21 November 2014
Ineos to invest up to $1bn in UK shale gas exploration
20 November 2014
I-T dept loses Rs18,000-cr transfer pricing case against Shell India
18 November 2014
Halliburton to acquire rival Baker Hughes for $34.6 bn
18 November 2014
ONGC to invest Rs10,600 crore to rev up western offshore output
17 November 2014
Govt launches modified direct benefit transfer of LPG scheme
15 November 2014
Halliburton and Baker Hughes in merger talks
14 November 2014
IOC reports H1 net profit of Rs1,624 crore despite Q2 loss
13 November 2014
Govt hikes excise duty on petrol, diesel as prices fall
13 November 2014
KKR & Co plans to sell Samson Resources' Bakken assets for around $500 mn: report
11 November 2014
Petronet announces plans to expand Dahej gas terminal
07 November 2014
ONGC eyes stake in Tullow Oil's African assets
06 November 2014
Delhi petroleum dealers stage protest over kerosene ban
06 November 2014
RIL, partner Pioneer pursuing exit from US shale gas JV
05 November 2014
Petrol price cut by Rs2.41 per litre; diesel to cost Rs2.25 less
31 October 2014
Two million barrels of oil on sea bed from BP spill discovered
29 October 2014
India, Vietnam boost strategic partnership with oil, defence pacts
28 October 2014
BHP Billiton to sell Fayetteville natural shale gas assets
28 October 2014
Salamander Energy Plc proposals from Ophir, CEPSA consortium
27 October 2014
Goldman Sachs sees oil prices tumbling in 2015
27 October 2014
ONGC to invest $180 bn to ramp up production seven-fold by 2030; report
27 October 2014
Williams Partners, Access Midstream finalise merger terms
27 October 2014
Shell inks deals for sale of Nigerian onshore assets
22 October 2014
French oil company, Total's CEO Christophe de Margerie dies in air crash
21 October 2014
Modified cash transfer scheme for LPG to help save Rs10,000 crore in subsidy
20 October 2014
Govt raises price of domestic natural gas to $5.61 per mmBtu
19 October 2014
Govt deregulates diesel, retail price down Rs3.37 per litre
18 October 2014
India to pay Iran $900 mn in oil dues in 2 tranches
18 October 2014
Chesapeake Energy to divest some shale assets to Southwestern Energy $5.37 bn
16 October 2014
Britain may block $6.52-bn Mikhail Fridman – RWE North Sea deal
16 October 2014
Petrol price cut ahead of polls, diesel price cut held back
15 October 2014
India, Canada negotiating nuclear, oil deals to boost energy cooperation
15 October 2014
OPEC basket price of crude falls to $85.93 a barrel
14 October 2014
RIL Q2 net rises 1.7% to Rs5,972 crore despite fall in sales
13 October 2014
Statoil ASA to sell 15.5% stake in Azerbaijan oilfield to Petronas
13 October 2014
Reliance seeks to exit Eagle Ford shale venture: report
11 October 2014
Shipping Corporation, GAIL in talks for LNG shipping venture
06 October 2014
Exxon-Mobil CEO wants ban on US crude oil exports scrapped
06 October 2014
Petrol price cut by 65 paise per litre; decision on diesel price after PM’s return
30 September 2014
Iran urges OPEC to arrest fall in oil prices
27 September 2014
Falling oil prices help govt trim borrowing target by Rs8,000 crore
27 September 2014
ADB selling Petronet stake to raise around $120 million
25 September 2014
Rockefeller family to divest charity from fossil fuels
22 September 2014
Siemens acquires US oilfield equipment maker Dresser-Rand for $7.6bn
22 September 2014
Cairn India reports three new oil finds in Rajasthan block
17 September 2014
Secretaries panel recommends 50% hike in gas price: report
17 September 2014
Diesel price cut, change in subsidy policy not before state polls
17 September 2014
Oil ministry extends deadline for comments on draft revenue sharing model till 20 September
15 September 2014
GAIL to make good APM gas diverted from industrial consumers in Gujarat to city gas distributors
15 September 2014
China’s Sinopec to sell $17.5-bn stake in retail business
15 September 2014
Free diesel prices, reform bank appointment system: RBI chief Rajan
15 September 2014
India planning four more strategic oil reserves: minister
13 September 2014
Diesel price may come down for the first time in 7 years
10 September 2014
ONGC to hike crude oil, gas output
09 September 2014
Punj Lloyd to build integrated refinery, petrochemicals tank farm in Malaysia
08 September 2014
BP found to be “grossly negligent” in Deepwater Horizon disaster
05 September 2014
Putin inaugurates work on 4,000 km gas pipeline to China
02 September 2014
ONGC faces heat for delay in developing East Coast gas blocks
01 September 2014
Petrol price cut by Rs1.51 per litre; diesel to cost 50 paise more
30 August 2014
Tribunal stays competition panel’s orders against Adani Gas
30 August 2014
Reliance Industries plans Rs78,000 cr outlay on energy projects
30 August 2014
Monthly cap on LPG cylinders off; but 12-a-year norm remains
28 August 2014
Government moves to ‘rationalise’ ONGC, OIL subsidy burden
27 August 2014
RIL, ONGC, BP, Cairn unite to demand immediate price hike
26 August 2014
Petrol pumps in Maharashtra to shut from 26 August over local tax issue
25 August 2014
Oil companies propose laying pipelines along rail tracks
23 August 2014
Oil ministry to seek cabinet nod for freeing diesel prices
23 August 2014
Govt sets up four-member panel to review gas pricing mechanism
22 August 2014
ONGC’s domestic gas production down 9% in July
22 August 2014
Falling crude, LNG, coal prices huge positive for India : Crisil Research
21 August 2014
Cairn India gets green nod to hike oil, gas output at Rajasthan block
21 August 2014
Apache makes Australia’s biggest oil discovery in decades
18 August 2014
Petrol may get cheaper by up to Rs2.38 per litre from 15 August
13 August 2014
New natural gas pricing formula to be ready by 30 September
13 August 2014
Adani combines with state-run firms to bid for urban piped gas supply
12 August 2014
Billionaire Kinder eyes consolidation with shale boom
11 August 2014
Russia’s Rosneft, ExxonMobil start joint drilling despite US sanctions
11 August 2014
LIC questions Cairn India’s $1.25 billion loan to Sesa Sterlite
04 August 2014
Hike in gas price likely soon, but not for under-producing Reliance
02 August 2014
India, Japan plan joint LNG trading
01 August 2014
Petrol prices cut by Rs1.09 per litre; diesel up by 56 paise
31 July 2014
India seeks US participation in oil and gas exploration
30 July 2014
OMCs made Rs26,626 crore in 2007-12 by overcharging customers: CAG
19 July 2014
ONGC seeks clarity on gas pricing, subsidies before stake sale
18 July 2014
Former SC judge G S Singhvi to represent govt in RIL gas price arbitration
18 July 2014
US consultant to verify ONGC-RIL claims over Krishna-Godavari gas
17 July 2014
Petroleum ministry moving cabinet to allow RIL retain gas finds
16 July 2014
Govt disallows another $579 mn of RIL’s KG-D6 block costs
14 July 2014
Govt looking at differential pricing of domestically produced gas
14 July 2014
Kurdish forces seize 2 north Iraq oilfields
12 July 2014
City gas projects may get top priority in new allocation policy
07 July 2014
Competition Commission slaps Rs25.67 cr penalty on Adani Gas
07 July 2014
RIL appoints UK judge David Steele as arbitrator in gas dispute
07 July 2014
Over 100 employees of OMCs give up LPG subsidy; option open to public
07 July 2014
Govt looking at innovative ways of tackling subsidy burden: oil minister
07 July 2014
Oil India completes acquisition of 50% stake in Russian oil block
05 July 2014
New study links Oklahama earthquakes to fracking
04 July 2014
Norwegian companies Statoil and Statkraft to receive £1.6 billion subsidies for setting up UK wind farm
02 July 2014
Non-subsidised LPG to cost Rs16.50 more per cylinder; ATF prices up 0.6%
02 July 2014
Petrol price hiked by Rs1.69 a litre, diesel prices up 50 paise
30 June 2014
India must shift energy focus from oil and coal: Pachauri
30 June 2014
US regular gasoline prices rise to highest average at $3.98 a gallon
28 June 2014
ONGC to spend Rs5,700 cr on upping output from Bombay High
28 June 2014
Govt announces relief for victims of GAIL fire accident
27 June 2014
Explosion at GAIL gas pipeline in Andhra leaves 14 dead, 30 injured
27 June 2014
Companies seek new ways to export oil from US as production booms
26 June 2014
CCEA defers decision on gas price hike by 3 months
25 June 2014
Govt trying to keep revised gas price below $6.8 per mmBtu
24 June 2014
Govt wants Reliance Industries to drop arbitration notice: report
23 June 2014
India again looks to Iran as Iraq trouble sends oil prices soaring
20 June 2014
India to pay $1.65 billion of Iran oil dues via UAE central bank
19 June 2014
India to facilitate larger foreign investments in oil & gas sector
17 June 2014
Gas only for cash, Russia’s Gazprom tells Ukraine
17 June 2014
ONGC may hike stake in Rajasthan block for extended operation
17 June 2014
EU worried as Russia threatens to close gas-supply to Ukraine
16 June 2014
Oil ministry justifies gas price hike, may tweak production sharing contracts
16 June 2014
Govt panel proposes 75 paise per litre cess on fuel to fund refinery upgrade
13 June 2014
Iraq violence sends oil prices towards $112 a barrel
13 June 2014
Russia makes gas price overtures to Ukraine in peace bid
12 June 2014
Govt will shield poor from effects of gas price hike: oil minister
11 June 2014
Govt diverting gas from Dabhol to plants in Delhi to address power crisis
10 June 2014
US Supreme Court rejects BP's appeal on payments to businesses
10 June 2014
Government begins moves to smoothen Iran oil imports
05 June 2014
US puts Iran oil sanctions on hold for six months
05 June 2014
India asks Iran to use pending oil payments to buy food and medicines
05 June 2014
UK to legislate law to ease shale oil exploration
05 June 2014
RIL files counter-affidavit in HC against ONGC’s ‘gas stealing’ claim
31 May 2014
India may explore fuel supply to Pakistan, Bangladesh
30 May 2014
CAG again comes down hard on RIL for overpricing K-G gas, cutting govt dues
29 May 2014
RIL wins SC ruling for London arbitration of Panna-Mukti row
28 May 2014
New oil minister avoids talk on gas price hike
27 May 2014
Russian oil major Rosneft signs 12 deals with foreign partners
27 May 2014
RIL ‘saddened’ by ONGC’s gas ‘theft’ allegations; says DGHCbeing misled
24 May 2014
ONGC slapped with record Rs56,384 crore subsidy burden
23 May 2014
RIL aims to raise Rs10,000 cr in debt towards Rs1.5 lakh cr investment plans
23 May 2014
Hess Corp to sell US retail business to Marathon Petroleum for $2.6 bn
22 May 2014
Russia, China sign 30-year gas deal
21 May 2014
Oil sector regulator rejects Cairn India’s proposal for 10-year extension of contract
21 May 2014
Russia on verge of signing huge gas supply deal with China
20 May 2014
ONGC takes RIL to court over ‘stealing’ of its Krishna-Godavari gas
16 May 2014
Russia sees little chance of Ukraine paying for gas supplies
16 May 2014
Deepak Fertilisers moves HC against stoppage of gas supply
16 May 2014
Diesel made costlier by Rs1.09 per litre
13 May 2014
Gas pricing: Reliance, KG-D6 partners insist on arbitration
12 May 2014
RIL serves arbitration notice on govt for failure to notify new gas price
10 May 2014
Essar Global Fund wins shareholders approval to buy Essar Energy
10 May 2014
Apache to sell Gulf of Mexico assets to Freeport-McMoRan for $1.4 bn
09 May 2014
ONGC, BPCL strike it rich in Mozambique
07 May 2014
CNG price in Delhi raised by Rs2.95 per kg, PNG to cost Re1 more per unit
02 May 2014
Diesel subsidy costing oil marketing companies Rs6.8 a litre, says ministry
02 May 2014
Petronet to hike Dahej capacity as Kochi terminal idles
02 May 2014
US sanctions likely to hurt Exxon’s Arctic plans
30 April 2014
Ophir Energy no longer interested in Premier oil
29 April 2014
Gas price too low even at $8.2 per unit, RIL tells SC
26 April 2014
Khazkhistan looks to India as China tightens hold on its oil economy
25 April 2014
Developing UK shale gas industry would need £33-bn investment
24 April 2014
BP to sell interests in four oilfields in Alaska North Slope to Hilcorp
23 April 2014
PMO asks oil ministry to clarify gas pricing issues
22 April 2014
Govt to re-auction Ratna and R-series oilfields awarded to Essar Oil
21 April 2014
Shell's Sakhalin-2 project expansion gets Putin's support
19 April 2014
Oil ministry opposes DGH move to divest RIL of gas finds
16 April 2014
Essar Energy minority shareholders hire law firm to block full takeover
12 April 2014
Reliance defies EC, tells fertiliser firms to pay double for gas
10 April 2014
OVL says will get stake in Myanmar oil block despite losing bid
08 April 2014
Russia’s Rosneft looks to ONGC, Reliance for possible tie-up
07 April 2014
Oman to buy stake in Indian gas refiner Petronet
03 April 2014
EDC provides $500 million financing to Reliance Industries
02 April 2014
BP to shut down Bulwer Island refinery in Australia
02 April 2014
SC revokes appointment of Australian arbitrator in RIL dispute
02 April 2014
SC appoints Australian as third arbitrator in RIL gas dispute
01 April 2014
RIL to continue gas sales at current prices from 1 April: report
29 March 2014
Sistema-owned oil company Bashneft acquires Burneftegaz for over $1 bn
27 March 2014
Petrol price to be cut by over Re1 as crude oil turns cheaper
26 March 2014
RIL, ONGC stocks skid after EC stalls gas price hike
25 March 2014
EC calls for details on proposed gas price hike
24 March 2014
RIL gets partners BP, Niko to fight government
20 March 2014
Cairn puts share buyback on hold over Indian tax issues
19 March 2014
DGH backs ONGC claim that RIL may be ‘stealing’ its gas
18 March 2014
Chesapeake Energy to spin off oilfield services division
18 March 2014
German utility RWE to sell oil and gas unit to Mikhail Fridman’s L1 Energy for $7.10 bn
18 March 2014
Govt plans to bolster RIL bank guarantee with supplementary agreement
14 March 2014
RIL case: Dasgupta asks SC to order auction of K-G gas block
13 March 2014
Exxon and Shell in legal limbo as Crimea may join Russia
12 March 2014
US pressures India to further cut Iranian oil imports
12 March 2014
Oil ministry refers BP, Niko status in RIL arbitration to law ministry
11 March 2014
DGH failed to properly assess RIL gas discoveries: CAG
10 March 2014
IOC to buy 10% in Petronas’s Canadian shale-gas assets, LNG project for $900 mn
08 March 2014
ExxonMobil to cut capital spending by 6 per cent this year
06 March 2014
Sanctions to hurt ExxonMobil's exploration prospects in Russia
06 March 2014
Glencore Xstrata eyes Royal Dutch Shell’s troubled Nigerian onshore assets
05 March 2014
RIL tells Delhi HC says AAP running vilification campaign against it
01 March 2014
Petrol price hiked by 60 paise, diesel by 50 paise
01 March 2014
India to pay $1.5 billion of oil dues to Iran in next two months
26 February 2014
Argentina and Repsol reach compensation agreement over expropriation of YPF
26 February 2014
Argentina to compensate Repsol $5 bn over 2012 asset seizures
26 February 2014
Malaysia’s Petronas close to inking Canadian shale gas assets deal with an Indian firm
25 February 2014
Minority shareholders reject Ruias’ $1.5-bn Essar Energy buy-out offer
24 February 2014
Chesapeake Energy explores strategic options for oilfield services unit
24 February 2014
Shell to sell Australian downstream businesses to Swiss-based oil trader Vitol for $2.6 bn
21 February 2014
Essar Global Fund may buy out Essar Energy: report
15 February 2014
Centre likely to move SC over Kejriwal’s gas pricing allegations
15 February 2014
Natural gas as fuel harms climate more than diesel: Study
14 February 2014
Delhi cops file FIRs against Ambani, Moily, Deora over RIL gas pricing
12 February 2014
RIL to seek legal advice on Kejriwal threats; Moily scoffs them off
12 February 2014
Kejriwal trains guns on Ambani, Deora, Moily over gas pricing
11 February 2014
Woodside Petroleum to pay $2.6 bn for 25% stake in Israel's Leviathan gas field
07 February 2014
Canada’s Baytex Energy to acquire Australia’s Aurora Oil & Gas for C$2.6 bn
07 February 2014
Total to sell stake in an Angolan exploration block to Sonangol for $750 mn
04 February 2014
India cuts jet fuel prices 3% on back of lower import costs
04 February 2014
CNG prices in Delhi cut by 30%; piped gas to cost 20% less
03 February 2014
Diesel prices see regular 50 paise hike, but LPG to cost less
01 February 2014
LPG cylinder cap raised to 12, Aadhar-linked subsidy suspended
30 January 2014
Hess to Sell Utica Shale Gas fields to American Energy Partners
30 January 2014
Royal Dutch Shell to sell 23% stake in Brazilian oil project to Qatar Petroleum for $1 bn
29 January 2014
Two-wheelers consume twice as much petrol as cars: oil ministry study
29 January 2014
ONGC, Japan’s Mitsui sign another MoU for joint exploration
27 January 2014
Petroleum ministry to seek cap on subsidy share of upstream oil cos
25 January 2014
I-T dept restrains Cairn Energy from selling residual India stake
24 January 2014
Govt launches national LPG portability scheme
22 January 2014
Shell to sell stakes in two Australian projects to Kuwait for $1.14 bn
20 January 2014
Moily obliges Rahul: gas quota to be hiked to 12 cylinders
18 January 2014
India set to sign fresh oil deal with Mozambique
16 January 2014
Shell to sell some North Sea oilfields to raise under divestment programme
15 January 2014
RIL looking to buy Petronas stake in Venezuelan oil project
15 January 2014
New gas price mechanism a positive for ONGC, RIL: S&P
14 January 2014
India looks for fresh oil sources overseas
14 January 2014
NELP-X: Govt to offer 46 blocks, including areas taken from RIL, Cairn
13 January 2014
Subsidised gas quota may go up, but at a price: Moily
13 January 2014
Manmohan, Moily say bold decisions a must in oil sector
13 January 2014
Tullow Oil rises sharply on takeover speculation
11 January 2014
Government notifies guidelines for pricing domestic natural gas
11 January 2014
RIL ramps up KG-D6 gas output by 20% with new well
11 January 2014
Exxon's Mobil brand to return to Australian petrol pumps four years after sale
10 January 2014
Govt to notify gas pricing policy; to partially roll back price hike for bulk diesel
09 January 2014
Assocham seeks oil ministry support for SAGE-led subsea natural gas pipeline project
08 January 2014
No move to raise cap on subsidised LPG: oil secretary
07 January 2014
NELP-X expected to see leasing out of 56 oil, gas blocks
06 January 2014
New price norms for RIL’s D6 gas not beyond review: SC
06 January 2014
PM dedicates Kochi LNG terminal, calls for a fair pricing mechanism for gas imports
04 January 2014
Petrol prices up 75 paise per litre, diesel to cost 50 paise more
04 January 2014
RIL to hike KG-D6 gas output
03 January 2014
Shell may sell remaining stake in Woodside for $7.4 bn: report
03 January 2014
City LPG users must link with Aadhaar or pay full price
01 January 2014
ONGC, Shell acquire Petrobras' stake in Brazilian offshore oil block for $1.64 bn
31 December 2013
RIL, BP to double gas price on a $1.2 bn bank guarantee
30 December 2013
Rosneft to focus on integrating Morgan Stanley’s oil trading unit
28 December 2013
Adani cuts gas price by Rs10/kg while IGL justifies price hike
27 December 2013
CNG price up Rs4.50 per kg in Delhi, PNG to cost Rs5.15 more per kg
26 December 2013
ONGC Videsh exits strife-torn Sudan, evacuates employees
24 December 2013
Diesel, petrol prices up as govt hikes dealer commission
21 December 2013
Reliance spurts as cabinet okays doubling price for KG-D6 gas
20 December 2013
Activists demand tough action on Santos for environmental damage
18 December 2013
Finmin wants gas price capped below $8.6 per mmBtu for RIL
16 December 2013
BP inks $16-bn deal with Oman to produce hard rock gas
16 December 2013
RIL opposes govt move to take away discovered gas fields
16 December 2013
Petrobras hikes diesel imports from RIL after refinery fire
14 December 2013
Oil ministry weighs $9-bn bank guarantee by RIL against gas price hike
12 December 2013
Parliamentary panel squarely blames RIL for drop in D6 gas output
11 December 2013
LPG price up Rs3.46 per cylinder as oil firms hike dealer commission
10 December 2013
Diesel prices go up again by 50 paise a litre
07 December 2013
Indian diesel demand shrinks for first time in over 10 years
07 December 2013
CNG price may go up in Mumbai after oil ministry decision
05 December 2013
India, Japan propose joint procurement of LNG
05 December 2013
Market pricing a must for India to hike energy output: PM
03 December 2013
ONGC to appeal HC order to pay Rs10,000 crore
03 December 2013
GAIL seeking stake in Ophir Energy’s Tanzania assets
03 December 2013
IOC’s synthetic rubber unit at Panipat dedicated to nation
02 December 2013
Moily dedicates ONGC’s exploratory shale gas well in Cambay
27 November 2013
Reliance to gain as Moily swears by gas price hike
27 November 2013
GAIL seeks to set up gas stations across India
26 November 2013
Relief to India as US-Iran deal eases oil prices, buoys markets
25 November 2013
Norway’s Aker Solutions to sell well intervention business to EQT for $654 mn
25 November 2013
Apache in talks to sell Argentinean assets to YPF SA
25 November 2013
Russian billionaire Mikhail Fridman to bid for RWE AG's oil and gas unit Rwe Dea
22 November 2013
Eni to sell entire Siberian JV stake to Gazprom, Novatek for $2.94 bn
21 November 2013
Devon Energy to buy GeoSouthern Energy’s Eagle Ford assets for $6 bn
21 November 2013
Govt disallows another $792 mn RIL investment in KG-D6 block
21 November 2013
Full diesel price deregulation in 6 months: Moily
20 November 2013
Itochu Corp, Mitsui & Co to bid for Tullow Oil’s stake in Ghana offshore oil project
20 November 2013
Exxon Mobil to sell stakes in Hong Kong utility assets for $3.4 bn
19 November 2013
Warren Buffett's Berkshire buys stake worth $3.45 bn in Exxon Mobil
19 November 2013
House panel says RIL be treated as ‘defaulter’ over KG-D6
18 November 2013
Ophir Energy to sell part stake in Tanzanian gasfields to Temasek unit for $1.28 bn
15 November 2013
CNPC to buy Petrobras' Peruvian assets for $2.6 billion
13 November 2013
Iraq, Iran offer extended credit period for Indian crude imports
12 November 2013
Essar Oil UK, Hydrodec forming JV to recycle used industrial oils
12 November 2013
SC dismisses Essar Oil’s plea for more time to pay sales tax dues
11 November 2013
Talisman Energy to sell stake in Montney oil field to Progress Energy for $1.44 bn
08 November 2013
NGL Energy to buy pipeline company Gavilon for $890 mn
07 November 2013
Linn Energy raises Berry Petroleum merger price by $600 mn
06 November 2013
OMCs to sell LPG in 5-kg cylinders at retail outlets across India
05 November 2013
India seeks payment guarantee for gas exports to Pakistan
05 November 2013
Petrol prices cut by Rs1.15 per litre, diesel to cost 50 paise more
01 November 2013
Brazilian billionaire Eike Batista's OGX files for bankruptcy protection
31 October 2013
Govt asks RIL to surrender over 80% of KG-D6 gas block
30 October 2013
Panel recommends hike in prices of diesel, LPG and kerosene
30 October 2013
GAIL to hire LNG tankers for transporting US gas to India
30 October 2013
Cairn India vows to up output from Rajasthan oil blocks
30 October 2013
CNPC close to buying Petrobras’ Peruvian assets for over $2 bn
30 October 2013
GAIL sells part stake in China Gas Holdings, for Rs385 crore
26 October 2013
Direct gas supplies, increased N-power cooperation dominte Russia, India talks
22 October 2013
BHP Billiton surrenders 10 offshore blocks in India for clearance delays
22 October 2013
UK looks at shale gas as North Sea supplies dwindle
21 October 2013
Occidental Petroleum plans to sell stake in Middle East/ North African assets
19 October 2013
NRG Energy to acquire bankrupt Edison Mission Energy assets for $2.64 bn
19 October 2013
RIL plans to invest $8-10 bn in KG-D6 block: Moily
19 October 2013
ONGC Videsh to buy 12% of Petrobras take in Brazil block for $529 mn
14 October 2013
Coal to replace oil as world’s top fuel by 2020
14 October 2013
OVL, RIL sign exploration pacts with Venezuela’s PdVSA
11 October 2013
W Bengal govt accepts IOC's bid for Haldia Petrochem stake
11 October 2013
Regency Energy to buy rival PVR Partners in $5.6-bn deal
11 October 2013
Hess Corp to sell storage terminals to Buckeye Partners for $850 mn
10 October 2013
Petronas plans to invest $36 bn in British Columbia LNG project
09 October 2013
Sole bidder Indian Oil bids below Rs3,000 cr for 31% Haldia Petro stake
07 October 2013
European antitrust regulator threatens to charge Gazprom over gas pricing
04 October 2013
Cabinet clears $5.12-bn OVL-OIL purchase of gas assets in Mozambique
04 October 2013
RIL, IOC, GAIL-OIL lead race for Haldia Petrochem stake
04 October 2013
Essar Energy to sell its stake in Kenya Petroleum
03 October 2013
Govt makes LPG connections portable, allows sale of small cylinders at petrol pumps
03 October 2013
BP ‘lied’ about size of oil spill in Gulf disaster, court told
01 October 2013
Petrol down by Rs3.05 per litre; diesel 50 paise costlier
01 October 2013
Subsidised diesel sales to transport utilities may continue
28 September 2013
ONGC Videsh may bid for Tanzanian oil blocks
27 September 2013
ONGC to raise $4 bn overseas to fund Mozambique acquisitions
26 September 2013
Rosneft to acquire Italy’s Enel stake in SeverEnergia for $1.8 bn
25 September 2013
Govt to award shale gas, oil acreages to state-run explorers on nomination basis
25 September 2013
S Korea's KNOC plans to sell non-core assets in Canada and UK
24 September 2013
Dubai oil services company NPS Energy once again puts itself for sale
23 September 2013
California brings in tough regulations against fracking
21 September 2013
HPCL gets cabinet nod for refinery complex in Rajasthan
21 September 2013
Total SA and Parco to buy Chevron's retail distribution arm in Pakistan
18 September 2013
Chevron to pay $41.7 mn to settle oil spill lawsuits in Brazil
17 September 2013
ONGC, Shell may block China’s Sinochem's Brazilian offshore oil block bid
17 September 2013
DGH move to repossess KG-D6 fields not fair, says RIL
16 September 2013
Oil companies hike petrol prices by Rs1.63 a litre
14 September 2013
Petrol to come down, but diesel, LPG may see big hike
13 September 2013
Ministry seeks legal opinion on penalising RIL over gas output
13 September 2013
Linn Energy to buy oil and natural gas assets in Permian Basin for $525 mn
13 September 2013
Marathon Oil sells 10% in offshore Angola block to Sonangol for $590 mn
11 September 2013
Kazakh oilfield: India's loss China’s gain
07 September 2013
CAG questions petroleum ministry’s decision to hike gas price for RIL
06 September 2013
No plans to dig more K-G Basin gas wells, RIL tells SC
06 September 2013
Air fares to rise as ATF prices touch all-time high
03 September 2013
Petrol hiked by Rs2.35 plus taxes; diesel up 50 paise
02 September 2013
Oil companies may hike petrol, diesel prices by Rs5 per litre
31 August 2013
Sinopec buys Apache’s Egypt oil business for $3.1 bln
30 August 2013
Oil PSU stocks gain
30 August 2013
Rupee rebounds to 66.55 as RBI opens dollar window for oil PSUs
30 August 2013
Possible Western action on Syria sends oil prices soaring
28 August 2013
Crude oil futures up 1.21 %
27 August 2013
ONGC buys 10% stake in Anadarko’s Mozambique gas field
26 August 2013
Statoil sells North Sea assets to Austria’s OMV for $2.65 bn
20 August 2013
Fracking could pollute countryside: UK government report
17 August 2013
Berkshire regulatory filing reveals stake in Suncor
17 August 2013
Oil companies may be allowed to hike diesel prices by over 50 paise per month
14 August 2013
Indian Oil Corp’s Q1 loss narrows to Rs3,093 cr on government compensation
13 August 2013
ConocoPhillips to sell stake in Clyden oil sands asset to ExxonMobil for $720 mn
08 August 2013
DGH seeks $1.78 bn penalty on RIL for KG-D6 gas shortfall
07 August 2013
US regulator seeks $29-mn fine on BP for manipulating natural gas market
06 August 2013
German energy giant RWE to sell stake in LNG company Excelerate Energy
03 August 2013
British Gas to supply free electricity to consumers on Saturdays
01 August 2013
Petrol prices raised by 70 paise per litre; diesel to cost 50 paise more
31 July 2013
British Gas makes profit; but does not rule out price hike
31 July 2013
Gas price hike: SC issues notices to government, RIL
29 July 2013
RIL, ONGC sign pact for sharing infrastructure
29 July 2013
UK’s coalition government failing to protect Arctic from drilling: MPs
27 July 2013
LyondellBasell reports second quarter 2013 earnings of $923 million
27 July 2013
Low price realisation hampering gas exploration in India: Moily
27 July 2013
Halliburton to admit it destroyed evidence on Gulf of Mexico disaster
26 July 2013
Gas export deal with Pakistan in the pipeline, says GAIL
26 July 2013
Cairn India to invest $3 bn in new projects
24 July 2013
UK water companies warn of drinking water contamination from fracking
20 July 2013
RIL’s Q1 net rises nearly 19% to Rs5,352 cr; revenue dips
19 July 2013
Govt clears RIL's $1.5-bn KG-D6 capex; Moily sees gas output rising by 2016-17
19 July 2013
Apache Corp to sell Gulf of Mexico shelf assets to Fieldwood Energy for $3.75 bn
19 July 2013
Chevron, Argentina’s YPF in $1.24-bn shale deal
17 July 2013
Australia’s ALS to acquire Scottish oil, gas services firm Reservoir for $533 mn
17 July 2013
Antony heads panel to review gas allocation policy
16 July 2013
Oil companies raise petrol price by Rs1.86 per litre in Delhi
15 July 2013
Distant quakes could affect oil, gas fields: Study
12 July 2013
Iran opts for weak rupee for oil payment as other windows close
12 July 2013
HPCL inks JV deal with Rajasthan for refinery, petro complex
12 July 2013
RIL shouldn’t profiteer from gas price hike, says finance ministry
12 July 2013
Vietnam backs India’s oil exploration in South China Sea
11 July 2013
Iraq offers to renegotiate oil block contract for OVL
11 July 2013
Moily climbs down, agrees to gas price of $6.8 per mmBtu: report
11 July 2013
Indian Oil in talks to buy Petronas Canadian shale gas assets
10 July 2013
Moily offers Indian participation in Iraqi oil and gas projects
08 July 2013
Price hikes in India, China will boost gas imports
06 July 2013
Gas price hike not to help RIL, India states officially
06 July 2013
Chesapeake to sell Eagle Ford, Haynesville assets to Exco for $1 bn
04 July 2013
Kazakh govt helps CNPC oust ONGC from ConocoPhillips stake deal
02 July 2013
Shale gas set to halve oil prices in a decade
01 July 2013
Inflation-hit Mumbai to feel fresh pinch as CNG prices hiked
01 July 2013
Reliance to gain most from gas price hike
29 June 2013
Petrol price hiked by Rs1.82 amid plummeting rupee
29 June 2013
Chidambaram defends gas price hike decision
28 June 2013
OIL may buy Maurel et Prom’s Gabon oil assets: report
27 June 2013
OVL-OIL buying Videocon's stake in Mozambique's Rovuma for $2.48 bn
25 June 2013
CNPC to buy Marathon Oil’s stake in Angolan offshore block for $1.52 bn
24 June 2013
CCEA defers decision on natural gas price hike
21 June 2013
Petrol price hiked by Rs2 excluding state taxes
15 June 2013
Petrobras to sell 50% of African operations to Banco BTG Pactual for $1.53 bn
15 June 2013
Pakistan to go ahead with Iran gas pipeline deal
15 June 2013
India’s Gail keen on selling scarce natural gas to Pakistan
15 June 2013
UK shale acreage attracts top oil companies
14 June 2013
Rosneft teams up with Norway’s Statoil for Arctic oil
14 June 2013
Chevron plans to sell two Nigerian oil blocks
13 June 2013
Rosneft, ExxonMobil to establish Arctic Research Centre
12 June 2013
Malaysia’s Petronas to invest $20 bn in Canadian LNG project
12 June 2013
New report by US energy department raises oil and gas reserves 35 per cent
11 June 2013
Chevron seeks to sell stake in two Nigerian shallow water oil blocks
11 June 2013
Retraction of ONGC's Mozambique deal could invite Sebi scrutiny
11 June 2013
OVL, Oil India to buy Videocon’s stake in Mozambique gas field for $2.48 bn
10 June 2013
Reliance Industries plans Rs1,50,000-crore capex over 3 years
06 June 2013
Oil ministry asks RIL to divert part of RCF gas to Andhra power plants
03 June 2013
Direct cash transfer of LPG subsidy launched in 18 districts
01 June 2013
Petrol price hiked by 75 paise per litre, diesel to cost 50 paise more
31 May 2013
ONGC deploys armed high-speed craft to protect offshore assets
31 May 2013
Russia’s Lukoil to invest $4 bn in Iraqi oil field
29 May 2013
Rosneft in talks to buy rest of Russian gas company Itera for $3 bn
29 May 2013
GAIL plans Rs1,000 cr bond issue to part-fund expansion into LNG shipping
28 May 2013
India will try to buy more Iran oil, Moily tells Ghasemi
28 May 2013
Chinese-backed Myanmar pipelines to be completed this month
28 May 2013
UK came within six days of running out of gas; still faces crunch
25 May 2013
RIL reports significant gas find in KG-D6 block
24 May 2013
US may extend sanctions waiver for India’s oil imports from Iran
24 May 2013
Norwegian oil services company Archer to exit North America
22 May 2013
ONGC’s $5-bn bid for stake in Kashagan oilfield hangs in balance
22 May 2013
Chevron in advance talks on sale of Pakistan and Egypt retail business
21 May 2013
Essar Oil in fuel-for-loan deal with Chinese bank
20 May 2013
DGH asks oil ministry to take back 3 RIL gas finds
20 May 2013
Oil ministry proposes unit price of $6.7 for natural gas
20 May 2013
Senator wants US to join EU probe into oil price manipulation
20 May 2013
US approves $10-bn LNG export facility in Texas
20 May 2013
OMCs to stop LPG supplies to households with multiple connections from 1 June
16 May 2013
Onus on consumers to get Aadhar IDs for subsidised gas: Moily
16 May 2013
EU regulator raids oil giants over price manipulation
15 May 2013
Worried about K-G D6 gas, BP to hold full board meet in Delhi
15 May 2013
US shale boom to hit OPEC prices over next 5 years: IEA
15 May 2013
OIL gets MoEF green light for K-G onshore block exploration
14 May 2013
Diesel price goes up by 90 paise per litre
10 May 2013
SC throws out plea against $8.5-bn Cairn-Vedanta deal
09 May 2013
Apache Corp plans to sell assets worth $4 bn
09 May 2013
RIL plans $5-bn capex on KG-D6 block as gas output plummets
09 May 2013
CNPC in talks to acquire Brazilian oil startup Barra Energia for about $2 bn: report
08 May 2013
Petronas to buy OGX's Brazilian offshore field stake for $850 mn
08 May 2013
Saudi Arabia planning to raise crude capacity, says prince
02 May 2013
Petrol prices slashed by Rs3 per litre
30 April 2013
EGoM to meet on gas pricing as ministries reject Rangarajan formula
27 April 2013
Petronet signs 20-year deal with United LNG to import US gas
26 April 2013
Sinopec to sell 30 % in Myanmar gas block to Taiwan's CPC
25 April 2013
Govt to share revenue in all future gas exploration contracts
23 April 2013
Videocon strikes gas in Mozambique offshore block
22 April 2013
Oil price dip to save govt Rs50,000 cr in subsidies: Crisil
17 April 2013
Reliance Q4 net vaults 32% to Rs5,589cr on refining margins
16 April 2013
Kazakhstan may edge out ONGC to hand over Kashagan oilfield to China
16 April 2013
Biofuels to cost UK motorists £460 mn: study
16 April 2013
BP’s Dudley, RIL’s Ambani meet PM, seek market-driven gas price
16 April 2013
Petrol price cut further by Re1 per litre
15 April 2013
ONGC to tap both western and eastern offshore fields
15 April 2013
Centrica, Qatar Petroleum to buy Suncor Energy’s Canadian hydrocarbon assets for $987 mn
15 April 2013
PMO moves to bring LPG under direct benefits transfer scheme
10 April 2013
Fuel from algae comes closer to commercialisation
09 April 2013
Saudi Arabia’s Dabbagh Group in talks to buy Hinduja’s stake in Petromin JV
09 April 2013
Reliance’s D6 block may finally start yielding gas
09 April 2013
Cairn India strikes fresh oil in Rajasthan’s Barmer block
09 April 2013
Vedanta Resources to acquire Cairn Energy through Cairn India
09 April 2013
RIL stops gas supply to power plants as D6 output dwindles
08 April 2013
General Electric close to buying oilfield services company Lufkin Industries: report
08 April 2013
Temasek to set up LNG focused S$1 billion investment unit Pavilion Energy
06 April 2013
French oil giant Total to sell gas network to Snam consortium for $3.25 bn
05 April 2013
India setting up Rs2,000-cr reinsurance fund for Iranian oil refiners
04 April 2013
BP to exit wind power business
04 April 2013
Shell to shut down Australian refinery
04 April 2013
CNPC, Petronas eye Marathon Oil's stake in Angola offshore blocks
04 April 2013
RIL invests Rs800 cr in Anil Ambani’s Reliance MF
04 April 2013
Reliance game for CAG audit, says oil secretary
03 April 2013
Ideal gas pricing mechanism should be linked to contracts executed: AK Balyan, Petronet chief
02 April 2013
ExxonMobil, BHP to develop world's largest floating LNG plant
02 April 2013
Greenpeace’s ‘polar bear’ protests before Kremlin over energy exploration in Arctic waters
02 April 2013
ONGC, Oil India table $5-bn bid for Videocon, Anadarko gas field in Mozambique
01 April 2013
MRPL on way to emerge a 21 MTPA refinery by 2030
30 March 2013
ONGC buys two off-Azerbaijan oilfields from Hess Corp
30 March 2013
Petrobras set to auction Nigerian offshore assets worth $5 bn: report
28 March 2013
Iran takes over oilfield abandoned by Indian explorers
26 March 2013
TN against GAIL laying pipelines on agricultural land: Jayalalithaa
25 March 2013
UN body calls for "immediate suspension" of Amazon gas plans
25 March 2013
India plans special fund to protect Iranian crude importers
25 March 2013
Cairn starts selling Rajasthan gas; activates new field
23 March 2013
Diesel price raised by 45 paise a litre
22 March 2013
BP to revive Arctic exploration plans with Rosneft
22 March 2013
Lanka to take over IOC’s stake in Trincomalee tank farm
21 March 2013
BG Group inks 20-year, $20-bn deal to supply gas to Gujarat
21 March 2013
India’s crude oil imports from Iran down 28 % in FY’13
18 March 2013
Probe into alleged cartelisation in petrol pricing soon: CCI
16 March 2013
Petrol price cut by Rs2 per litre; diesel price unchanged
15 March 2013
Madras HC stops OMCs from hiking diesel prices for public transport buses
15 March 2013
CNPC acquires Eni's 20 % Mozambique gas stake for $4.2 bn
15 March 2013
HPCL, Rajasthan government sign MoU for setting up refinery at Barmer
14 March 2013
ONGC joins OIL to bid for Mozambique gas field stake; may join Mangalore LNG terminal
14 March 2013
Japan becomes first country to extract iced 'gas'
13 March 2013
RIL among seven shortlisted for developing Iraqi oilfield
13 March 2013
UK think tank calls for cutting reliance on corn ethanol
12 March 2013
Govt identifies 7 lignite and coal blocks for underground gasification projects
12 March 2013
India, Kuwait to boost oil sector cooperation
11 March 2013
Pakistan to go ahead with Iran gas pipeline
11 March 2013
Moily defends diesel price hike for bulk users; offers relief to fishermen co-ops
09 March 2013
BP faces escalating spill penalities
08 March 2013
ExxonMobil hires Barclays to sell part stake in Hong Kong’s Castle Peak Power: report
08 March 2013
Rosneft acquires 30 % stake in ExxonMobil’s Gulf of Mexico blocks
07 March 2013
CNPC in talks to buy Eni’s part stake in a Mozambique gas project: report
07 March 2013
Moily opposed to finance ministry move on fuel pricing norm
06 March 2013
Anadarko Petroleum to sell part stake in Heidelberg project for $860 mn
05 March 2013
Hess Corp to exit downstream business and focus on E&P
05 March 2013
Diesel subsidy cut in focus as trade deficit widens: Rajan
05 March 2013
OIL reports major oil find in Rajasthan
05 March 2013
After Videocon, Anadarko puts 10 % stake in Mozambique gas field on the block
05 March 2013
Temasek buys 5 % in Spanish energy giant Repsol for $1.35 bn
04 March 2013
Japex to acquire 10 % in Petronas Pacific Northwest LNG and a shale gas project in Canada
04 March 2013
Opposition rocks Parliament over petrol price hike
04 March 2013
Diesel price for bulk users up; non-subsidised LPG to cost Rs37.50 less
02 March 2013
EU seeks additional $119 mn fine on Eni over 2006 synthetic rubber cartel case
02 March 2013
Petrol prices raised by Rs1.40 per litre
01 March 2013
Germany's E.ON plans to buy Eike Batista’s stake in Brazil's MPX Energia: report
27 February 2013
Russia’s Gazprom to buy LNG from Israel’s Tamar project
27 February 2013
Shell to buy Repsol’s liquefied natural gas assets for $4.4 bn – GAIL loses out
27 February 2013
BP braces for trial over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
26 February 2013
Cairn launches fresh oil hunt in Rajasthan block
25 February 2013
Sinopec to acquire Chesapeake’s shale assets for $1.02 bn
25 February 2013
North Sea oil investment at 30-year high: report
25 February 2013
BP nears $16-bn settlement over Gulf of Mexico oil spill: report
25 February 2013
Chevron to buy stakes in two Australian shale gas assets from Beach Energy for $349 mn
25 February 2013
PetroChina to buy stakes in two Australian exploration assets from ConocoPhillips
22 February 2013
Petrobras in talks to sell stakes in Argentinean refineries to Oil Combustibles for $400 mn
22 February 2013
Linn Energy to buy Berry Petroleum for $4.3 billion
21 February 2013
ONGC-OIL in race for Videocon’s Mozambique gas stake
21 February 2013
Canada approves ExxonMobil's $3.1-bn Celtic Exploration deal
21 February 2013
US justice department to drop penalties on BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
20 February 2013
RIL-BP to invest Rs25,000 crore more in KG-D6 fields
19 February 2013
Investcorp acquires controlling stake in Scottish oil field services provider Hydrasun
18 February 2013
Sharma allays fears of delays in clearance of oil and gas sector FDI
18 February 2013
Oil prices dip amid slowing US industrial output
18 February 2013
UK govt approves £4.6-bn Statoil project in North Sea
18 February 2013
GAIL, EDF Trading bid for Repsol's LNG business
16 February 2013
Rosneft, ExxonMobil sign lucrative hydrocarbon deals
16 February 2013
Petrol to cost Rs1.50 more per litre; diesel prices up 45 paise
15 February 2013
Rosneft in talks to borrow up to $30 bn from CNPC to fund $55 bn TNK-BP deal: report
14 February 2013
Obama proposes fund to help US move away from petroleum-powered vehicle
13 February 2013
US regulators approve $15.1-bn Cnooc-Nexen deal
13 February 2013
Shell India to invest $1 billion in floating LNG terminal
12 February 2013
At $2.5 bn, Russia’s Sintez emerges highest bidder for Greek energy firm DEPA: report
12 February 2013
Oil PSUs to get Rs25,000 crore more for fuel subsidy
11 February 2013
KazMunaiGas yet to decide on buying ConocoPhillips stake in Kashagan project
09 February 2013
GAIL ties up with EDF Trading to develop US gas assets
08 February 2013
US imposes fresh sanctions against Iranian entities
08 February 2013
GAIL to invest $5 million in TAPI gas pipeline SPV
07 February 2013
Gujarat seeks parity in gas pricing with Delhi and Mumbai
06 February 2013
French oil giant Total in talks to sell gas network unit for $3.25 bn
06 February 2013
BP Q4 profits hit by $4.1-bn oil spill charge
06 February 2013
Govt grants `Maharatna’ status to BHEL and GAIL
05 February 2013
Petronas to buy shipping subsidiary MISC Bhd for $2.8 bn
04 February 2013
Sinopec in talks to buy assets over $1 bn from British oil explorer Afren: report
04 February 2013
GAIL to partner French energy giant EDF in hunt for US shale gas assets
02 February 2013
ONGC to bid for Videocon’s stake in Mozambique gas field worth $3 bn
01 February 2013
Diesel price to keep rising every month: Moily
01 February 2013
Sinochem to buy stake in Pioneer Natural Resources' Texas shale gas field for $1.7 bn
31 January 2013
Kazakh oil project partners approve ONGC's acquisition of ConocoPhillips' stake
29 January 2013
RIL gas blocks under cloud over defense concerns
28 January 2013
Russia’s Gazprom charges Ukraine $7 bn for gas contract violation
28 January 2013
D6 gas output hits new low as RIL shuts another well
23 January 2013
Iraqi PM, Exxon chief meet to discuss, energy major’s plans in Iraq
22 January 2013
Delhi hikes cap on subsidised LPG cylinders for BPL families to 12
21 January 2013
ONGC strikes oil in Colombia
21 January 2013
Moily rules out roll-back of diesel price hike
19 January 2013
Non-subsidised LPG to cost Rs46.50 more per cylinder
18 January 2013
Keystone tar sands waste more harmful to environment: report
18 January 2013
Reliance Q3 net profit jumps 24 per cent to Rs5,502 crore
18 January 2013
Govt loosens grip on diesel prices; ups LPG cap
17 January 2013
Decision on fuel price hike soon: Moily
16 January 2013
ConocoPhillips to sell Montana, North Dakota oilfileds to Denbury Resources for $1.05 bn
16 January 2013
Government to decide on raising cap on subsidised LPG cylinders soon: Moily
12 January 2013
New LPG connections to be made online and portable
11 January 2013
Govt completes award of exploration blocks under NELP-IX
10 January 2013
TransCanada, Progress Energy in $5-bn pipeline deal
10 January 2013
Diesel may go up Rs1.5 a month till March, Re1 thereafter
09 January 2013
Diesel likely to go up by Rs2-3 a litre
08 January 2013
CAG to start fresh audit of RIL’s KG-D6 gas block on 9 January
07 January 2013
BPCL to invest Rs20,000-crore for integrated expansion of Kochi refinery
07 January 2013
ExxonMobil moves ahead with $14-bn Hebron project in Canada
07 January 2013
Transocean to pay $1.4 bn for 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill
05 January 2013
Government weighing hike in diesel, LPG and kerosene rates
04 January 2013
Moily allows RIL, Cairn to further explore in producing fields
04 January 2013
CAG can fully audit gas producers: Rangarajan
03 January 2013
Rangarajan panel moots parity-based gas pricing
02 January 2013
Government to hike diesel, power prices as fiscal deficit bites
27 December 2012
Qatar Petroleum eyes ADB stake in Petronet LNG
26 December 2012
Rangarajan formula could almost double natural gas price
24 December 2012
Pakistan to ramp up crude oil production 25 per cent
24 December 2012
Judge approves BP class action suit settlement
24 December 2012
Gulf Oil completes acquisition of Houghton International
21 December 2012
Reliance to restart crude distillation in 1-2 days
21 December 2012
ConocoPhillips to sell Nigerian businesses to Oando Energy for about $1.79 billion
21 December 2012
Export American natural gas? Not so fast, says Stanford economist
20 December 2012
ConocoPhillips to sell Algerian business unit to Indonesia’s Pertamina for $1.75 bn
19 December 2012
BP sells North Sea gas field stake to utility firm SSE for $288 mn
18 December 2012
BHP Billiton, ExxonMobil to spend $1 billion on excess carbon treatment at new gas fields in Victoria
15 December 2012
Indian Oil Corp retains top slot in Fortune 500 India list
14 December 2012
RIL shuts down another gas well in D6 block
14 December 2012
UK government greenlights shale fracking
14 December 2012
PetroChina to buy 49.9 % in Canada’s Encana’s Alberta shale gas prospect for $2.2 bn
14 December 2012
Rosneft inks deal to buy Russian oligarchs 50% stake in TNK-BP for $28 billion
13 December 2012
Chesapeake Energy to sell midstream assets to Access Midstream Partners for $2.16 bn
12 December 2012
PetroChina to buy minority stake in BHP Billiton’s Browse LNG JV for $1.63 bn
12 December 2012
Election Commission slams government's move to raise LPG quota
11 December 2012
Spectra Energy to buy Express-Platte oil pipeline system for $1.49 bn
11 December 2012
Bhatinda-Jammu gas line to be complete by 2014: Omar
11 December 2012
DGH insists on separate tests for RIL’s 3 gas finds in KG-D6 block
10 December 2012
Canada approves Cnooc-Nexen $15.1 bn deal
08 December 2012
Indonesia’s Medco buys Reliance’s stake in Yemen-9 block
06 December 2012
Freeport-McMoRan to buy Plains Exploration, McMoRan Exploration for $9 bn
06 December 2012
RIL set to get nod for D6 capex plans: report
05 December 2012
India seeks to tie up LNG imports from Australia
04 December 2012
S Africa's Sasol to build first US gas-to-diesel plant
04 December 2012
Woodside Petroleum strikes $1.25 bn Leviathan LNG deal
03 December 2012
OMCs hike price of non-subsidised LPG cylinder by Rs26.50
01 December 2012
BP banned from new US government contracts after Deepwater Horizon blowup
29 November 2012
BP sells stakes in North Sea assets to Abu Dhabi National Energy for $1.06 bn
29 November 2012
ONGC to acquire ConocoPhillips' Kazakh oilfield stake for $5 bn
27 November 2012
We’re doing our best on D6 gas, RIL tells government
27 November 2012
ONGC to partner ConocoPhillips for shale gas exploration in India
26 November 2012
Russia’s Gazprom may charge Ukraine $2.7-5.7 bn fine: report
26 November 2012
Over a million LPG connections issued since subsidy cap: minister
23 November 2012
Canadian light oil producer Pinecrest Energy to acquire Spartan Oil for $428 mn
22 November 2012
TransCanada to buy BP's stake in Crossfield Gas Storage facility for C$210 mn
21 November 2012
ONGC plans dollar bonds to fund $1-bn acquisition of Azerbaijan oilfields: report
21 November 2012
Oil ministry withdraws objection to RIL’s KG-D6 gas price hike proposal
20 November 2012
Total to sell Nigerian oilfield stake to China’s Sinopec for $2.5 bn
20 November 2012
CNOOC accepts Canada’s demands for approval of $15.1 bn Nexen deal: report
20 November 2012
World oil markets well supplied despite Iran sanctions: IEA
20 November 2012
Ukraine, Russia clash over gas contracts
19 November 2012
CAG cautions government against approving RIL’s investment plan for KG-D6
16 November 2012
Oil ministry notifies eligibility norms for registration of LNG terminals
16 November 2012
BP to plead guilty to 14 criminal counts over Gulf of Mexico disaster
16 November 2012
Petrol prices cut by Rs0.95 per litre
15 November 2012
Cairn seeks oil ministry help for expanding exploration in Rajasthan
15 November 2012
RIL gets DGH nod to start drilling in D-19 field
15 November 2012
Australia to rival Qatar in LNG exports by 2016
14 November 2012
ExxonMobil's PNG LNG project cost jumps to $19 bn
14 November 2012
Reliance selects Foster Wheeler for its paraxylene project In Jamnagar
09 November 2012
ONGC Q2 net down 31 per cent at Rs5,897 crore
08 November 2012
Norwegian oil giant Statoil weighs $7.6 billion purchase of Whiting Petroleum: report
08 November 2012
ExxonMobil seeks to exit from $50-bn West Qurna-1 oilfield project in Iraq
08 November 2012
Argentine court orders seizure of Chevron’s assets to enforce $19-bn Ecuadoran ruling
08 November 2012
Sinopec close to buying stakes in Nigerian onshore oil blocks from Total for $2.4 bn
07 November 2012
Russia’s Gazprom, Poland’s PGNiG settle gas price dispute
07 November 2012
CAG audit of RIL’s D6 oil block will go ahead: Moily
05 November 2012
Japan's Inpex to acquire 26 % in ONGC’s KG basin deep sea block
05 November 2012
No objection to CAG audit, but no performance audit please: RIL
03 November 2012
Chevron posts lower than expected earnings; shares slip 2.5 per cent
03 November 2012
Canada extends review of $15.1 bn Cnooc-Nexen deal by a month
03 November 2012
Gas EGoM reconstituted, to meet after Diwali: CNBC:TV18
03 November 2012
Exxon Mobil posts Q3 profit of $9.57 billion
02 November 2012
Canada’s Crescent Point Energy to acquire Ute Energy Upstream Holdings for $784 mn
02 November 2012
KG-D6 gas reserves down further
01 November 2012
Sinopec eyes French oil major Maurel & Prom
01 November 2012
LPG price hiked by Rs26.50 to Rs922 per cylinder
01 November 2012
CAG refuses to keep audit of RIL’s D6 gas block secret
01 November 2012
Oil ministry defers CAG audit meet on RIL’s KG-D6 block
31 October 2012
Reddy shunted out of oil ministry for RIL’s sake: alleges Kejriwal
31 October 2012
Removal of Reddy from oil ministry raises storm
30 October 2012
TransCanada, Phoenix in $3-bn oil pipeline tie up
30 October 2012
Australian oil project halted by Aboriginal protest
29 October 2012
Petronas agrees to Canada’s extended review of Progress Energy deal
29 October 2012
GAIL mulling purchase of Reliance gas pipeline
27 October 2012
Oil India keen to exploit Mozambique gas bonanza
26 October 2012
Petrol, diesel to cost more as dealer commission goes up
25 October 2012
Hess to sell interest in Beryl area fields to Shell for $525 mn
25 October 2012
US seen overtaking Saudi, Russia in oil production in 10 years
25 October 2012
Indian companies prominent in Platts Top 250 global energy rankings
25 October 2012
RIL set to seek more K-G gas as government limits CAG role
25 October 2012
RIL merges Jamnagar infrastructure unit into itself
23 October 2012
Cairn India net profit more than triples to Rs2,322 cr in September quarter
22 October 2012
ONGC to hire RIL facilities
22 October 2012
Canadian government blocks Petronas $5.12-bn bid for Progress Energy
20 October 2012
Russia’s Rosneft nears deal for BP’s TNK-BP stake
19 October 2012
KG-D6 plans held up as RIL rejects CAG audit
17 October 2012
Canada's Penn West Petroleum to sell assets worth$1.32 billion to repay part debt
17 October 2012
IndianOil, KOGAS sign MoU for LNG, oil and gas ventures
17 October 2012
ExxonMobil to acquire Canadian oil and gas company Celtic Exploration for $3.1 billion
17 October 2012
Few takers for TAPI pipeline
17 October 2012
Indian Oil, HPCL, BPCL stop production of premium petrol and diesel
15 October 2012
RIL to raise capacity at Jamnager
15 October 2012
Clearances for oil blocks on fast track: oil secretary
15 October 2012
RIL-BP surrenders 9 oil and gas blocks
15 October 2012
Oil search policy revamp this year: Jaipal
15 October 2012
ONGC consortium among final three for stake in ConocoPhillips Canadian assets: report
15 October 2012
Ecolab to buy oilfield specialty chemicals company Champion Technologies for $2.2 bn
12 October 2012
Petroleum ministry disbelieves RIL's KG Basin gas reserves claims
10 October 2012
Reddy rules out further hike in diesel, gas prices
10 October 2012
ONGC to drill for thermal energy in Cambay
09 October 2012
BP to sell Texas refinery to Marathon Petroleum in a $2.5 billion deal
09 October 2012
Russia’s Rosneft plans to spend $18 bn in modernising old refineries
08 October 2012
RIL ignores oil ministry swap order for KG-D6 gas
08 October 2012
Chavez reelction to influence global oil supplies
06 October 2012
Fuel retailers add Rs11.42 per LPG cylinder to pay higher dealer commission
06 October 2012
Raise cap on LPG, says union minister
06 October 2012
Canada extends review of Petronas $5.12 bn bid for Progress Energy
06 October 2012
Gas bonanza, solar energy could be key to Greek revival
05 October 2012
OIL, IOC acquire 30 per cent in Carrizo’s shale gas assets in US for $82.5 million
04 October 2012
Oil retailers hike price of non-subsidy gas
04 October 2012
GSPC takes 65.12 per cent in Gujarat Gas for Rs2,464 crore
03 October 2012
KazMunaiGas eyes ConocoPhillips stake in Kashagan oil field
03 October 2012
Honeywell buys 70 per cent in Thomas Russell for $525 million
01 October 2012
BHP to focus on Kimberly oil and gas in Australia
01 October 2012
Reliance to buy BP’s Malaysian petrochemicals plant for $230 million
29 September 2012
RIL says CAG cannot audit its operations in KGD6 basin
29 September 2012
US crude falls below $90 on adverse euro zone cues
27 September 2012
ONGC denies bidding $5 bn for ConocoPhillips' Canadian oil sand assets
25 September 2012
Cairn Energy selling 8 per cent stake in India arm
25 September 2012
LPG distributors threaten stir against subsidy cap
24 September 2012
Fair trade panel may probe petrol pricing
24 September 2012
Anti-fracking protests held in US, other countries
24 September 2012
Cap on LPG cylinders will curb black marketing: BPCL chief
24 September 2012
Rs140 duty relief on LPG cylinders above the cap limit
21 September 2012
Despite diesel price hike oil firms to lose Rs1,78,491 crore
21 September 2012
ExxonMobil to buy Bakken shale assets from Denbury Resources for $1.6 bn
21 September 2012
Cap on subsidised LPG may be rolled back
17 September 2012
BPCL signs MoU for Rs20,000 crore expansion of Kochi refinery
15 September 2012
Indian Oil plans Rs56,000 crore capex during 12th Plan
15 September 2012
BP to sell entire stake in Draugen field to Royal Dutch Shell for $240 mn
15 September 2012
Britain to probe petroleum price rigging
15 September 2012
Supreme Court directs Essar Oil Ltd to pay sales tax to Gujarat government
14 September 2012
Diesel to cost Rs5 more; LPG restricted to 6 cylinders a year
13 September 2012
ASEAN proposes energy grids, gas pipelines with partners
12 September 2012
Transocean to sell 38 shallow-water drilling rigs to Shelf Drilling for $1.05 bn
10 September 2012
BP near $7 bn Gulf of Mexico assets sale to Plains Exploration
10 September 2012
South Africa lifts fracking ban in Karoo region
08 September 2012
ONGC Videsh buys Hess’s stake in Azerbaijan’s ACG fields for $1 billion
08 September 2012
No hike in fuel prices for now, says Jaipal Reddy
07 September 2012
Petrol costlier in India than in neighbouring countries
06 September 2012
Shell to build world’s first oil sands carbon capture project in Canada
06 September 2012
European regulator launches probe against Gazprom
05 September 2012
Prices of petrol, diesel and LPG to go up again
04 September 2012
CAG pulls up gas utility GAIL India for several lapses
04 September 2012
ONGC's $5-bn plan for ConocoPhillips' Canadian assets hits roadblock
04 September 2012
Canada’s Athabasca Oil in $4-bn oil sands JV with Kuwait Petroleum
01 September 2012
Australia's natural gas to boom on Asia's LNG market
31 August 2012
Diesel, LPG price hike nowhere in sight
31 August 2012
One-fifth of NELP blocks still lack clearances
30 August 2012
CAG pulls up ONGC for slack efforts in oil and gas discovery
28 August 2012
GAIL inks gas import pact with GDF Suez
28 August 2012
Venezuelan oil refinery blast kills 39
27 August 2012
Diesel subsidy to cost government over Rs1 lakh crore
25 August 2012
ONGC ropes in Mitsui for gas business
24 August 2012
Cars, SUVs consume 16 per cent of subsidised diesel, says government
23 August 2012
Woodside shelves Pluto LNG expansion plan
23 August 2012
ConocoPhillips sells stake in a Russian joint venture to partner Lukoil
23 August 2012
Oil ministry to refer decision on RIL,Cairn proposals to cabinet
22 August 2012
Kinder Morgan to sell stake in pipeline and other assets for $1.8 billion
22 August 2012
Minister rules out deregulation of diesel, for now
21 August 2012
Cairn acquires 60 per cent Block 1 stake in Orange Basin from PetroSA
18 August 2012
Another fuel price shock in the offing as OMC losses mount
16 August 2012
Reliance could emerge $100-bn company by fiscal 2017: Goldman
16 August 2012
Jet fuel prices raised by over 3.2 %
16 August 2012
BP to sell California refinery to Tesoro Corp for $2.5 billion
13 August 2012
Oil cools as Chinese exports fall
13 August 2012
BP to sell US midstream gas assets to Eagle Rock Energy for $227.5 mn
11 August 2012
PSU oil firms report Rs40,540-crore Q1 net loss
10 August 2012
Reliance Industries sells stake in Yemen block to Indonesia's Medco Energi
10 August 2012
National Oilwell Varco to buy rival Robbins & Myers for $2.54 billion
09 August 2012
Reliance cuts KG D6 gas reserves by 70 per cent
09 August 2012
RIL gets conditional approval for $1-bn investment in KG-D6 fields
08 August 2012
Reliance Industries' gas output from KG D6 at 29 mscmd: Jaipal Reddy
07 August 2012
Carl Icahn offers to buy rest of CVR Energy at $29 a share
07 August 2012
Noble Energy to buy stakes in Falkland Oil licences
06 August 2012
RIL’s sustainability report gets top ranking for seventh consecutive year
06 August 2012
BHP chiefs forgo bonus after Shale writedown
04 August 2012
Oil marketing companies hike jet fuel prices by 4.5 per cent
01 August 2012
India unveils draft policy for shale oil/gas exploration
31 July 2012
Drought likely to delay fuel price hike: Montek
31 July 2012
Malaysia's Petronas sweetens bid for Canada’s Progress Energy to $5.12 bn
28 July 2012
Import of crude down on US, EU sanctions on Iran: MRPL
28 July 2012
TNK-BP profit down on lower crude prices, taxes
27 July 2012
Iraq blacklists US oil giant Chevron for acquiring Kudish oil blocks
27 July 2012
Gujarat govt to challenge HC order on CNG-run vehicles
27 July 2012
ExxonMobil to invest $37 bn annually for next five years
27 July 2012
Gujarat high court directs centre to stop differential CNG pricing for Ahmedebad
26 July 2012
Billionaire Li Ka-shing to acquire UK gas-distributor WWU for $1 bn
26 July 2012
PetroChina to acquire stake in Qatar's natural gas block from GDF Suez
26 July 2012
India’s crude production marginally down at 1.14 million tonnes in June
25 July 2012
ONGC, GAIL in gas sale and purchase agreement
24 July 2012
Sinopec to buy stake in Talisman's North Sea assets for $1.5 bn
24 July 2012
Cnooc making China’s largest acquisition with Canada’s Nexen for $15.1 bn
24 July 2012
Petrol prices go up by 70 paise a litre from midnight
23 July 2012
Essar Oil announces new credit facility to meet sales tax liability
23 July 2012
Russia warns India over Sistema investment
23 July 2012
Shell now eyes Anadarko’s stake in Mozambique offshore gas fields: report
21 July 2012
British Gas to move more jobs to India
21 July 2012
CNPC in talks to invest in Ecuador’s $12.5-bn Pacifico oil refinery
21 July 2012
Reliance Q1 net profit falls 21 per cent to Rs4,473 crore
20 July 2012
LIC, Government of Singapore hike stake in Reliance
20 July 2012
Chevron acquires RIL's Kurdistan blocks
20 July 2012
Centre to fast track regulatory clearances for energy projects
19 July 2012
Government close to decision on capping number of subsidised LPG cylinders
19 July 2012
China puts ONGC-PetroVietnam block in South China Sea on auction
18 July 2012
RIL-BP told to submit D6 records to CAG
17 July 2012
Supreme Court allows Essar plea on sales tax dues
17 July 2012
RIL in talks to sell entire stake in Kurdistan oil fields to Chevron for $200 mn
17 July 2012
Shell backs out of bidding war with Thailand’s PTT over UK’s Cove Energy
17 July 2012
ONGC pips TCS to become India's most valued company
16 July 2012
UAE launches pipeline bypassing Strait of Hormuz
16 July 2012
Premier Oil acquires majority stake in Rockhopper’s Falkland field for $1 bn
13 July 2012
ONGC, IOC, OIL to bid for ConocoPhillips Canadian oil sand assets worth $5 bn
11 July 2012
Essar Oil rues Gujarat government’s move to attach its bank accounts
11 July 2012
GAIL may strike $12-billion deal to import US shale gas: report
10 July 2012
Bangladesh may join TAPI gas pipeline project
10 July 2012
Schlumberger acquires 20 % stake in Chinese rival Anton Oilfield Services
09 July 2012
IGL hikes CNG prices for the third time this year
07 July 2012
DGH revokes approval for RIL’s CBM gas price
04 July 2012
Conoco, Origin approve Australia Pacific LNG expansion
04 July 2012
Government to review oil and gas production sharing contracts
03 July 2012
Essar Energy sells 50 % stake in Vietnam gas block to ENI
02 July 2012
Heritage Oil to buy Nigerian oil assets for $850 million
02 July 2012
GSPL-led JVs tie up Rs13,704-cr for 3 cross-country gas pipeline projects
30 June 2012
Cairn sells 3.5 % stake in India unit for over Rs2,000 crore
29 June 2012
IOC cuts petrol prices by 2.46 to 3.22 per litre
28 June 2012
Malaysia's Petronas to buy Canada's Progress Energy for $5.4bn
28 June 2012
Essar Projects hands over D1 development project to ONGC
28 June 2012
RIL sees diesel sales surging as consumer demand for fuel rises
28 June 2012
PSU oil firms likely to cut petrol prices by Rs4 a litre
27 June 2012
BP to sell minority stakes in two North Sea fields to Japan’s Mitsui
27 June 2012
Growth in global oil market slows
26 June 2012
BP to sell US liquids-rich assets to Linn Energy for $1.03 billion
26 June 2012
Government asks RIL to increase gas supplies to IFFCO, Indo Gulf Fertiliser
25 June 2012
Indian ministers fond of gas – quite literally
23 June 2012
Even Naveen Jindal loves his share of daily LPG subsidies
23 June 2012
Competition panel eyes oil retailers for keeping petrol high
23 June 2012
Shell chief asks Australian government to act on high wages
22 June 2012
Harvest Natural Resources to sell Venezuelan assets to PT Pertamina for $725 mn
22 June 2012
RIL-led combine to pump $4bn into D6; Niko ups reserve estimates
22 June 2012
Chinese oil giant Sinopec eyes Chesapeake assets: report
20 June 2012
Oil prices at new low amid market uncertainty
20 June 2012
ONGC, CNPC to jointly bid for overseas energy assets
20 June 2012
Chevron inks additional LNG supply deal with Japan's TEPCO
19 June 2012
Extra tax proposal on diesel cars senseless, says SIAM
18 June 2012
Mukherjee proposes reduction in central and state taxes on petro fuels
16 June 2012
Inter-ministerial panel to recommend partial decontrol of diesel price: Basu
16 June 2012
Royal Dutch Shell once again extends $1.8 bn offer for Cove Energy
14 June 2012
High oil prices holding up global economic growth: Reddy
13 June 2012
Cairn Energy to buy North Sea blocks owner Nautical Petroleum for $642 mn
13 June 2012
Shell scraps controversial biofuels plan after Brazilian Indians protest
13 June 2012
GAIL to set up 1000 MW power plant in Punjab’s Ropar district
12 June 2012
India looks at waiver from US sanctions against oil trade with Iran
12 June 2012
Opec to meet this week to review output levels
11 June 2012
BP seeks to settle Gulf of Mexico oil spill claims for under $15 billion: report
09 June 2012
Exxon to expand under construction corporate campus
08 June 2012
Indian guar hits Halliburton’s North American profits
07 June 2012
Chesapeake Energy in talks to sell pipeline assets to GIP for over $4 bn: report
07 June 2012
Oil prices rise sharply
07 June 2012
Karnataka provides special incentives for MRPL’s Phase III expansion
06 June 2012
Essar Oil’s optimisation project takes refining capacity at Vadinar to 20 million tonnes
05 June 2012
ONGC eyes Canadian oil sand assets of ConocoPhillips: report
05 June 2012
Vanguard Natural Resources to acquire Antero Resources for $445 million
04 June 2012
Oil slumps to fresh lows below $82 in Asia
04 June 2012
Oil retailers deny making big profits; say only bailouts keep them afloat
04 June 2012
Petrol to cost Rs2 less per litre from midnight tonight
02 June 2012
Crude hits a low of $98 a barrel as global growth stagnates
01 June 2012
HC quashes regulator’s attempt to control IGL gas prices
01 June 2012
Sanctions not to hurt legitimate trade interests with Iran: Krishna
01 June 2012
BP considers stake sale in Russian joint venture TNK-BP
01 June 2012
Shell, R-Power join hands for floating gas terminal
31 May 2012
Ecuadorian residents sue Chevron in Canada to enforce $18-bn judgement
31 May 2012
Bandh over petrol price hike disrupts life nationwide
31 May 2012
Italy's Eni to sell 30 % in Snam to state lender for $4.36 bn
31 May 2012
HC asks govt, oil retailers to justify petrol price hike
31 May 2012
National Oilwell Varco to buy Canada’s CE Franklin
31 May 2012
Rangarajan heads panel to review oil and gas exploration contracts
30 May 2012
Petrol price cut likely as oil retailers show healthy books
30 May 2012
Repsol to invest €19.1 billion over four years, mainly in upstream projects
29 May 2012
India offers to build pipeline to Wagah to export oil to Pakistan
29 May 2012
Oil India looks for overseas acquisitions
28 May 2012
Whose fuel-price hike is it anyway?
28 May 2012
Government delays plan to hike prices of diesel, LPG and kerosene
28 May 2012
Sumitomo, Saudi Aramco plan $7-bn petrochem expansion
28 May 2012
BP to settle US air pollution dispute for $400 million
26 May 2012
Investment in Australia’s resources sector reaches record $260 billion
26 May 2012
Carl Icahn hikes stake in Chesapeake Energy, seeks board change
26 May 2012
Reddy rules out immediate review of petrol price hike
25 May 2012
Australia Pacific LNG lines up $8.5 bn for coal gas to LNG project
25 May 2012
Oil marketing companies to review prices if crude falls
24 May 2012
US industrial groups, PE firms eye German safety systems maker Bartec Holding: report
24 May 2012
Congress asks states to cut petrol tax; some oblige
24 May 2012
Gail, Turkmengaz sign TAPI gas purchase pact
23 May 2012
Petrol prices up Rs7.50 per litre
23 May 2012
RIL, partners dump ‘high-potential’ D-4 gas block
23 May 2012
Thailand's PTTEP trumps Shell's offer for Cove Energy with $1.9 billion bid
23 May 2012
Reliance to use Phillips 66’s `E-Gas’ technology for its gasification project
22 May 2012
Shaw Group to sell energy and chemicals division to Technip for $300 million
22 May 2012
Oil plunges to below $92 on eurozone woes
19 May 2012
India to sign pact for Turkmenistan gas pipeline
17 May 2012
Macquarie-led consortium acquires E.ON’s gas distribution network for $4 bn
17 May 2012
IOC to set up 5 million tonne LNG terminal at Ennore Port
17 May 2012
Japan to invest $4.4 bn in Chevron LNG project
17 May 2012
India to cut Iranian oil imports by 11% this year
16 May 2012
Battle for Australian energy player Hastings Diversified hots up
16 May 2012
Oil PSUs cut jet fuel prices by Rs273 per kilolitre
15 May 2012
India cuts crude imports from Iran by 11 per cent
15 May 2012
GAIL, OIL India to bid for RIL's gas transport business
15 May 2012
Moody’s downgrades RIL to credit negative
14 May 2012
Shale could double Australia’s gas resource base
14 May 2012
Concho Resources to buy Three Rivers' assets from Riverstone for $1 bn
14 May 2012
Canadian anti-oilsands group claim oilsands companies mostly foreign owned
14 May 2012
Chevron inks $15-bn LNG deal with Japan’s Tohoku Electric
14 May 2012
GDF Suez sells 40 % in Bahrain's Hidd Power Co to Malaysia's Malakoff
14 May 2012
Protests force Cairn India to halt oil pipeline work in Gujarat
12 May 2012
E.ON reported to select Macquarie for $3.90 bn gas pipeline network: report
12 May 2012
Qatar’s sovereign wealth fund acquires major stake in Shell
12 May 2012
OVL to buy 25 per cent stake in South Atlantic block
11 May 2012
ONGC Videsh may end oil exploration in South China Sea
11 May 2012
DGH nixes two ‘significant’ gas finds by RIL
08 May 2012
Hillary Clinton to seek assurances on India cutting Iranian oil imports
07 May 2012
Argentina renationalizes YPF; appoints new CEO
07 May 2012
Rosneft, Statoil agree on joint Arctic exploratio
07 May 2012
Oil slips below $100 a barrel in largest single day decline in six months
05 May 2012
BG to sell Brazilian gas distribution business Comgas to Cosan for $1.8 bn
04 May 2012
Ministry slaps Rs7,000-cr penalty on RIL over low D6 gas output
04 May 2012
India’s crude imports rose 5 per cent to 172 million tonnes in 2011-12
03 May 2012
TCS pips RIL to emerge India's most valued firm
02 May 2012
Petronet LNG to set up LNG terminal near Visakhapatnam
02 May 2012
Argentine senate okays YPF nationalisation
30 April 2012
Indian economy set to grow despite policy paralysis: Mittal
30 April 2012
India in talks with Pak for export of petro products
28 April 2012
BG Group may sell $2-bn worth stake in Australian LNG project to China Investment Corp
28 April 2012
Cabinet clears Oman proposal for gas price hike
28 April 2012
Oil prices need to be `rationalised’, says PM
28 April 2012
Suburban Propane to acquire Inergy LP's retail propane business for $1.8 bn
26 April 2012
Essar Oil renews product sale and purchase agreement with BPCL
26 April 2012
Halcón Resources to buy rival GeoResources for $973 mn
26 April 2012
Rosneft and Eni team up for Arctic, Black Sea exploration
26 April 2012
Shell to buy UK’s Cove Energy for $1.8 billion
24 April 2012
Probe LIC purchase of ONGC stake, House panel tells IRDA
24 April 2012
Government proposes deregulation of diesel prices
24 April 2012
DGH approves RIL’s CBM price formula
24 April 2012
India seeks additional 3 million tonnes LNG from Qatar
23 April 2012
SC notice to govt, ONGC over alleged Rs1,00,000-cr loss in Cairn-Vedanta deal
23 April 2012
Icahn wins $2.26-bn takeover battle with CVR Energy board
20 April 2012
Cairn to ramp up crude production at Mangala fields by 25,000 bpd
19 April 2012
RIL moves SC over K-G gas cost dispute
19 April 2012
Gujarat Gas signs gas sales and transportation contract with Gail India
18 April 2012
Cameron International to buy TTS Energy division for $270 mn
18 April 2012
Couche-Tard to buy Norway's Statoil Fuel and Retail business for $2.77 bn
18 April 2012
Plains All American Pipeline withdraws $1 billion offer for SemGroup
18 April 2012
Retailers will raise petrol prices unilaterally, IOC warns govt
18 April 2012
GAIL India, GDF Suez to sign pact for floating LNG terminal
17 April 2012
RIL’s gas pricing review request could hit roadblocks
14 April 2012
RIL’s East Timor gas block fails to produce
14 April 2012
Spain warns Argentina not to nationalise Repsol's Argentinean YPF unit
14 April 2012
Oil prices dip in US; experts see possible downtrend
14 April 2012
Rosneft, ExxonMobil formalise joint venture
13 April 2012
Mangalore Refinery hit by water woes; to delay naphtha shipment
13 April 2012
Brazil's Cosan in talks to buy BG Group's stake in gas distributor Comgás
13 April 2012
Trafigura acquires 24 % stake in Nagarjuna Oil Corporation for Rs650 crore
13 April 2012
Natural gas in US below $2 for first time in 10 years
12 April 2012
No stay on order for IGL to slash Delhi gas prices
11 April 2012
Indraprastha Gas challenges PNGRB order on natural gas tariff
10 April 2012
Chesapeake Energy sells assets worth $2.6 bn to reduce debt, fund development
10 April 2012
Gas Natural Fenosa in talks to buy BG Group’s stake in Gujarat Gas: report
09 April 2012
Conflict killing ONGC’s Sudan ventures
07 April 2012
German regulator launches probe into petrol price fixing by oil majors
07 April 2012
PetroChina to rope in Shell, Hess for shale oil exploration
05 April 2012
Brazil slaps another $11 billion suit on Chevron, Transocean for oil spill
05 April 2012
Essar Oil loses sales tax case
04 April 2012
Carl Icahn’s $2.6-bn bid for CVR Energy gets majority support
04 April 2012
Cairn India notifies second discovery in KG-ONN-2003/1 block
03 April 2012
India rejects Qatar’s gas offer: price too steep
03 April 2012
Oil retailers weigh supply cuts to stem rising losses
02 April 2012
Goa slashes petrol prices by Rs11 to Rs54.96 a litre
02 April 2012
ONGC to sign gas exploration pact with ConocoPhillips
30 March 2012
Oil PSUs win more exploration blocks in IXth NELP round
28 March 2012
Mahrashtra govt to roll back tax on domestic LPG cylinders
28 March 2012
Coal bed methane production in India to reach 4 MMSCMD by 2016-17
27 March 2012
Government wants plans for gas-based plants put on hold
26 March 2012
GAIL to sign LNG deal in three months: GAIL chairman
26 March 2012
Shell sued in London High Court over Nigerian oil spill
26 March 2012
BP plans to sell North Sea assets worth $3.2 billion: report
26 March 2012
Reddy rules out decontrol of diesel prices, for now
24 March 2012
Cable confirms meeting with US officials to discuss oil stockpiles
24 March 2012
Reliance to sell CBM for $10 per unit
24 March 2012
Government reviewing gas pricing policy to boost production: PM
24 March 2012
India to continue Iranian oil imports
24 March 2012
Canada’s Pengrowth Energy to buy rival NAL Energy for $1.9 bn
24 March 2012
Pipeline draws Iran, Pakistan, Afghanistan closer
24 March 2012
First phase of GAIL’s Kochi-Bangalore pipeline to be commissioned in 2012-13
22 March 2012
Brazil files criminal charges against Chevron, Transocean for oil spill
22 March 2012
Essar Oil commissions two units of Vadinar Refinery in Jamnagar
21 March 2012
Iran curbs could push crude prices by 30 per cent: IMF chief
21 March 2012
Shell signs shale gas production agreement with CNPC
21 March 2012
US exempts Japan, 10 EU nations from Iran oil sanctions
21 March 2012
India, Pak to discuss TAPI gas line on Friday
20 March 2012
Reliance Industries’ KG-D6 production falls to lowest level
19 March 2012
Gas shortage affecting viability of steel plants
19 March 2012
Government to take ‘corrective decision’ on crude oil prices: Pranab
19 March 2012
Sweden tells Pakistan to abort Iran gas pipeline plan
17 March 2012
EU blocks payment gateway for Iran
17 March 2012
India exempts rupee payments for Iran oil from tax
17 March 2012
Japan’s Inpex to acquire a 17.5 % stake in Shell’s Australian floating LNG project
17 March 2012
Diesel tax may hit diesel car sales: analysts
14 March 2012
Essar Oil commissions diesel hydrotreater unit at Vadinar refinery complex
13 March 2012
Essar Oil ties up with Indraprastha Gas for Delhi region
10 March 2012
South Indian LPG transporters call of stir
09 March 2012
Elections over, retailers push for Rs5 petrol price hike
06 March 2012
Govt for legal opinion on RIL demand for gas price hike
05 March 2012
Government nixes Syria as alternative oil source
03 March 2012
BP in $7.8-bn deal to settle part of Gulf of Mexico oil spill claims
03 March 2012
Supreme Court bench recuses itself from petition against Cairn-Vedanta deal
02 March 2012
Upbeat economic data brightens oil prospects in US
02 March 2012
Government to sell 5 per cent ONGC stake via auction
28 February 2012
Essar Oil loses Rs3,020-crore insurance claim against United India
28 February 2012
OVL, GAIL to outbid Shell and PTT for Cove Energy with $2 bn offer
28 February 2012
Linn Energy to acquire BP’s natural gas assets in Kansas for $1.2 billion
28 February 2012
BHEL wins Rs774-crore ONGC contract for onshore drilling rigs
27 February 2012
BP seeks three-fold hike in KG-D6 gas price
27 February 2012
Malaysia's Ananda Krishnan’s Tanjong Energy attracts 12 bids
27 February 2012
BP oil spill trial delayed amid settlement talks
27 February 2012
PE firm Apollo Global to buy E&P of El Paso for $7.15 billion
25 February 2012
Thailand’s PTT outbids Shell with $1.76 billion offer for UK’s Cove Energy
25 February 2012
EU committee fails to decide on tar sands issue
24 February 2012
Saudi Arabia offers to meet India’s long-tem oil needs
23 February 2012
British utility Centrica to buy Total’s North Sea assets for $388 million
23 February 2012
Government allows airlines to import jet fuel directly
22 February 2012
New York ruling seen as victory for fracking opponents
22 February 2012
Shell's $1.57 bn offer outbids OVL, GAIL for UK's Cove Energy
22 February 2012
Reddy says politics has nothing to do with fuel prices
21 February 2012
Japan, US close to agreement on refiners’ cuts on Iran crude
21 February 2012
Swiss energy group Addax & Oryx in sale talks with Emerging Capital for African downstream assets
21 February 2012
URS Corp to acquire Canadian oilfield services firm Flint Energy for $1.25 bn
21 February 2012
Government toughens stand on falling D6 output
20 February 2012
Iran stops crude sale to British and French companies
20 February 2012
Dubai's Dragon Oil weighs bid for Cameroon-focused Bowleven
20 February 2012
TransCanada goes ahead with pipeline legalities despite permission denial
18 February 2012
Reddy to be first oil minister to visit KG-D6 gas block
18 February 2012
Essar to tap market for Rs3,000 cr; convert FCCBs
18 February 2012
KG-D6 gas output in deep slump, admits RIL
18 February 2012
RIL-BP get nod for exploring fresh gas discovery: report
18 February 2012
Mitsubishi Corp to invest C$2.9-bn in Encana’s Cutbank Ridge gas project
17 February 2012
ConocoPhillips to sell Vietnam assets to Perenco for $1.29 billion
17 February 2012
Carl Icahn launches $2.6-bn bid for CVR Energy
17 February 2012
Essar Oil seeks review of SC order on sales tax payment
16 February 2012
BP cuts book value of its RIL holding by over 10%
16 February 2012
RIL’s D6 gas output to slump further by April
15 February 2012
Chesapeake Energy announces $12-bn asset sale to reduce debt
14 February 2012
US to account for nearly 10 % of global LNG output by 2020: BG Group
10 February 2012
Iran firms in talks to import wheat from India
09 February 2012
Ahluwalia calls for ab initio setting of natural gas price
09 February 2012
RIL in talks with airlines over fuel import logistics
08 February 2012
Nabors ex-chief gives up $100 million parting paycheck on investor ire
07 February 2012
ONGC, OIL and GAIL asked to share Rs36,894 crore of government’s fuel subsidy bill
06 February 2012
China, Oman acquire 40 % in Portuguese utility firm for $778 million
04 February 2012
Russia pulls the plug on gas supplies to EU as temperatures plunge
04 February 2012
Ready to return 25% of K-G gas fields, RIL tells PAC
04 February 2012
National Oilwell Varco to buy Denmark’s NKT Flexibles for $673.4 million
03 February 2012
Bio-fuels may not be the answer to fossil fuels: Experts
03 February 2012
PetroChina to buy 20 % of Shell’s Canadian Groundbirch shale gas project
02 February 2012
SC order to add Rs979 crore to Indian Oil’s Q3 losses
02 February 2012
SandRidge Energy to buy Gulf of Mexico-focused Dynamic Offshore for $1.28 bn
02 February 2012
Government tells RIL to avoid arbitration in D6 gas cost recovery
31 January 2012
ExxonMobil to sell Japanese refining subsidiary for $3.9 bn
30 January 2012
Iran oil imports to continue, vows Pranab
30 January 2012
Industry executives see energy independence for US in 15 years
27 January 2012
Petronet to set up Rs4,500 crore terminal at Gangavaram in Andhra Pradesh
27 January 2012
India, Pakistan agree on transit fee formula for TAPI gas pipeline project
25 January 2012
Obama supports fracking, clean energy in State of the Union address
25 January 2012
Mangalore refinery ‘has plan B’ if Iran oil disrupted
25 January 2012
Cairn-Vedanta deal finally through after cabinet nod
25 January 2012
Apache Corp to buy Cordillera Energy Partners for $2.85 billion
24 January 2012
India looking for ways to make Iran oil payments: Reddy
23 January 2012
EU resolves to ban Iran oil imports
23 January 2012
Essar Oil finds more gas reserves at Raniganj CBM block
23 January 2012
Oil subsidy burden on ONGC, OIL may mount to Rs7,852 crore
23 January 2012
RIL commits to SC on VAT payment to UP on gas supply
23 January 2012
Sinopec signs LNG purchase deal with Australia’s Australia Pacific LNG
21 January 2012
Chevron again appeals Ecuador court ruling
21 January 2012
Stable outlook for oil and gas sector in 2012, says Fitch
20 January 2012
Canada may look to China for oil exports after pipeline rejection
19 January 2012
GDF Suez eyes E.ON’s natural gas transmission grid
19 January 2012
Cairn India receives production clearance for Bhagyam
19 January 2012
Oil prices resume upward march as dollar weakens
18 January 2012
SC orders Essar Oil to pay Rs6,309-cr sales tax dues
18 January 2012
Canada’s Pembina Pipeline to acquire Provident Energy for $3.1 billion
17 January 2012
Essar Oil commissions hydrogen manufacturing unit at Vadinar refinery
16 January 2012
Oil prices on the rise amid Hormuz fears
16 January 2012
Sinopec, Aramco to build $10-bn refinery in Saudi Arabia
16 January 2012
Oil retailers oppose Kingfisher bid to import jet fuel
16 January 2012
Oil India eyes US shale gas acreage
16 January 2012
OVL, GAIL to jointly bid for UK's Cove Energy: report
14 January 2012
Energy giants Inpex, Total approve $34-bn Ichthys LNG project in Australia
13 January 2012
Canada’s Teck Resources to acquire oilsands partner SilverBirch for $435 mn
10 January 2012
Sinochem to buy 10% in five Brazilian offshore blocks from Perenco
07 January 2012
Praj acquires majority stake in Neela Systems
06 January 2012
Oil sector leaders keen on BG Group's stake in Gujarat Gas
05 January 2012
RIL in talks to buy El Paso’s E&P unit worth $8.1 bn
05 January 2012
RIL announces maintenance shutdown at one of its crude distillation units at Jamnagar
04 January 2012
PetroChina gets control of Canada’s MacKay River oil sands project
04 January 2012
ONGC reports 15 discoveries including 4 new finds in current fiscal
04 January 2012
China’s Sinopec invests $2.2 bn in US shale deal
04 January 2012
Brent crude tops $112 a barrel as tensions between Iran, US mount
04 January 2012
Ecuador court rejects Chevron's appeal against $18-bn verdict
04 January 2012
RIL set to get nod for $1.5-bn capex in K-G D6 gas
04 January 2012
ONGC to spend Rs15,300 cr on K-G gas discovery
03 January 2012
Nigeria withdraws fuel subsidies amid fears of labour unrest
02 January 2012
Arbitration panel awards Exxon Mobil $908 million in Venezuelan oil dispute
02 January 2012
New Year to see higher petrol prices
30 December 2011
Spain’s Repsol to acquire Russian oil and gas explorer Eurotek for $230 mn
30 December 2011
Chesapeake Energy to sell pipeline system to affiliate for $865 million
29 December 2011
GMR to divest 30-% stake in energy arm to Petronas
28 December 2011
Varun Group sells 51-per cent stake in Madagascar oil block to Chinese firm for $150 million
27 December 2011
ConocoPhillips to sell stake in three North Sea oil fields to Endeavour for $330 mn
27 December 2011
Oversight panel meeting on RIL's $1.53-billion investment in KG-D6 block postponed
27 December 2011
CNPC bags first Afghanistan oil exploration deal
27 December 2011
Brazil fines Chevron additional $5.4 million for oil spill
24 December 2011
Discarded wrapping paper, festive cards could fuel over 20 moon trips
23 December 2011
$32 bn vanishes from oil-rich Angola’s state coffers
22 December 2011
Indian crude output dips for second successive month
22 December 2011
Indonesia’s Energi Mega Persada to buy CNOOC’s stake in offshore gas block
22 December 2011
Total to buy ExxonMobil's stake in Belgian chemicals plant Fina Antwerp Olefins
22 December 2011
ONGC to buy Cairn’s 10 per cent stake in KG gas block
21 December 2011
Parliament approves bill seeking death for terror strikes on oil pipelines
21 December 2011
GTL, GTL Infrastructure get final approvals to restructure debt
21 December 2011
Shell reports spill at Gulf of Mexico drill site
20 December 2011
EPA fails to nail shale in flawed report
19 December 2011
ExxonMobil mulls $10.9-bn takeover of Gulf Keystone: report
19 December 2011
Anadarko to sell some midstream assets to Western Gas for $483 mn
16 December 2011
RIL not striving to boost K-G gas output, hints Reddy
15 December 2011
HPCL plans new 9-mn tonne refinery in Maharashtra
15 December 2011
Brazil sues Chevron, Transocean for $10.7 bn over oil spill
15 December 2011
Chinese, Mid East giants in talks to buy stake in Frac Tech for $2.2 bn: report
15 December 2011
OPEC agrees to keep output at current level for 2012
14 December 2011
Petrol prices may be hiked Rs0.65 a litre from Friday
14 December 2011
Kazakhstan pays $1 bn for 10% of Karachaganak oil and gas field project
14 December 2011
Sinopec, ENN Energy launch $2.15-bn hostile bid for China Gas
14 December 2011
Indian Oil expects Rs73,605-cr loss as borrowings rise to Rs79,000 crore
13 December 2011
GAIL inks 20-year deal for shale gas from US
12 December 2011
HPCL in talks for Syrian crude
10 December 2011
Rajasthan oilfields ready to produce 300,000 bpd: Cairn
10 December 2011
Hybrids will account for 50 per cent of cars by 2040: Exxon Mobil
10 December 2011
Total buys additional stake in Russian gas producer Novatek for $800 mn
10 December 2011
Indian state oil firms keen on energy acquisitions in Africa: ministers
10 December 2011
Oil supplies from Iran flowing smoothly, says Reddy
10 December 2011
Essar Oil commissions isomerisation unit at Vadinar refinery
09 December 2011
Sesa Goa completes Vedanta’s acquisition of Cairn Energy’s India operations
08 December 2011
Canadian gas giant Encana to sell two gas plants to Veresen for $920 mn
08 December 2011
Shale gas industry to have huge impact on US economy: Study
07 December 2011
India, Russia to boost cooperation in oil sector
07 December 2011
Top 5 Japanese power firms sign $71.8-bn LNG deal with Australia’s Ichthys
07 December 2011
GAIL ties up $100-mn loan from Bank of Tokyo
07 December 2011
ONGC gives nod for Cairn India stake sale to Vedanta
06 December 2011
Reliance operated KG-D6 block’s accounts not audited for last 3 years
06 December 2011
Royal Vopak in race to buy East India Petroleum from GIP
06 December 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal gets security clearance, but concerns remain
05 December 2011
India hopes to award oil and gas blocks under NELP-IX by March
05 December 2011
Oil prices march upward amid Iran imbroglio, US upturn
05 December 2011
India seeks to boost cooperation with Africa in hydrocarbon sector
05 December 2011
RIL’s plan for $1.53 billion investment in KG-D6 block rejected
02 December 2011
BP to sell Canadian natural gas liquids business to Plains All American for $1.67 bn
02 December 2011
Canada's Nexen and Cnooc form Gulf of Mexico joint venture
01 December 2011
Petrol now cheaper by 65 paise a litre
01 December 2011
Samsung C&T, KNOC to buy US-based Parallel Petroleum for$780 million
30 November 2011
Petrol price likely to be reduced further by Re1 a litre
29 November 2011
Canada's Nexen to sell 40-% stake in shale gas assets to Japan’s Inpex for C$700 mn
29 November 2011
RIL slaps arbitration notice on government
29 November 2011
China's Cnooc closes C$2.1-bn acquisition of oil sands operator Opti Canada
29 November 2011
Iraq signs $17-bn gas deal with Shell, Mitsubishi
28 November 2011
Essar Oil renews product pact with Indian Oil Corporation
25 November 2011
BP, IOC sign pact for setting up 1million tonne acetic acid plant
24 November 2011
Oilfield services firm Oceaneering to buy Norway’s ASA's unit for $240 mn
24 November 2011
Brazil suspends Chevron’s drilling, fines $27.6 million for causing oil spill
24 November 2011
Scotland’s Weir Group to acquire wellhead specialist Seaboard for $675 mn
24 November 2011
Petroleum ministry to cap RIL claim on expenses under production sharing
23 November 2011
ONGC withdraws offer documents again “on technical grounds”
22 November 2011
Saudi Arabia to raise crude sales to India in 2012
22 November 2011
Suzlon wins GAIL order for 23 MW wind generation projects
21 November 2011
Ministry okays action against RIL for low gas output
21 November 2011
DGH gives clean chit to RIL’s D-6 gas capex: report
21 November 2011
Sinopec, Kuwait Petro building $9.3-bn petrochemical complex in China
19 November 2011
BP, RIL form India Gas Solutions for sourcing, marketing gas
18 November 2011
Assam Gas Cracker project cost escalates over 53 per cent to Rs8,920 crore
17 November 2011
Oil trades at highest level even as US pump prices remain steady
17 November 2011
ConocoPhillips to sell two US pipeline assets for $2 billion
17 November 2011
BHP to invest $4.5 bn on shale gas assets development in 2012
16 November 2011
Spanish energy giant Repsol consortium discover more oil off Brazilian coast
16 November 2011
Kodiak Oil & Gas to buy Williston Basin acreage for $590 mn
16 November 2011
Oil companies cut petrol price by Rs1.85 a litre as crude costs dip
15 November 2011
Petrol prices may be slashed by Rs2 tomorrow
15 November 2011
Cairn finds more gas in Lanka’s Mannar basin
14 November 2011
Prospects for gas-based power plants not adverse: CRISIL
14 November 2011
Petrol price rollback in the offing: report
12 November 2011
Sinopec to pay $3.54 bn for 30% of Galp Energia’s Brazilian deep-sea oil asset
11 November 2011
IOC posts worst-ever quarterly results; may shut down refineries
10 November 2011
US opens new areas for offshore drilling
09 November 2011
Lyondell Chemical buys back long-term secured bonds
08 November 2011
Reports suggest petrol price rollback; HPCL chief says ‘no’
08 November 2011
ONGC board approves acquisition of ADB stake in Petronet
07 November 2011
BP’s $7.06-billion PAE stake sale deal with Cnooc, Bridas collapses
07 November 2011
ONGC Q2 net rises over 60 per cent as subsidy burden eases slightly
05 November 2011
PM returns from G20 meet to a storm over fuel price hike
05 November 2011
Plains Exploration to sell some US oil and natural-gas assets for $785 million
05 November 2011
Oil PSUs to end fiscal with Rs1,32,000 crore under-recoveries
04 November 2011
Roll back petrol price hike or we quit: Mamata tells UPA
04 November 2011
Petrol prices go up by Rs1.82 per litre
03 November 2011
Tremors in UK city likely from gas fracking: report
03 November 2011
Encana Corp to sell North Texas gas assets to EnerVest for $975 million
03 November 2011
Obama to decide on controversial TransCanada pipeline
02 November 2011
GAIL opens natural gas trading desk in Singapore
02 November 2011
Marathon Oil plans to divest stake in Block 32 Angola
02 November 2011
Anadarko Petroleum seeks buyers for offshore Brazilian assets
02 November 2011
Another hike in petrol prices on cards, says HPCL
01 November 2011
TNK-BP confirms deal to buy 45-% stake in Brazilian exploration blocks for $1 bn
01 November 2011
Valero Energy stock plummets after RIL denies acquisition rumours
01 November 2011
BPCL reports Q2 net loss of over Rs3,229 crore
31 October 2011
PetroVietnam launches $1.5-bn bid for ConocoPhillips' South China Sea oil assets
31 October 2011
TNK-BP close to buying 45-% stake in 21 Brazilian exploration blocks for $1 bn
31 October 2011
Gas talks with Qatar bogged down over price: report
29 October 2011
PetroChina Q3 net profit rises 7.8 per cent y-o-y
28 October 2011
India, Qatar to increase cooperation in oil and gas sector
28 October 2011
Tide Water Oil acquires BP's Veedol lubricants brand
28 October 2011
BG Group strikes $8-bn shale gas export deal with Cheniere Energy
27 October 2011
US pipeline company SemGroup rejects rival Plains unsolicited $1 billion bid
25 October 2011
GAIL looking to acquire more shale gas assets in US
24 October 2011
Gazprom eyes German alternative energy company Envacom: report
24 October 2011
BP back in business in Gulf of Mexico
22 October 2011
Oil India, Indian Oil eye stake in French oil firm Maurel et Prom's Gabon fields
20 October 2011
Rupee fall will drain any gains from crude price fall: Reddy
20 October 2011
India puts shale gas exploration on the backburner
20 October 2011
Sufficient buffer with Asia-Pacific oil firms to withstand price slump
19 October 2011
Norway’s Statoil bids $4.4 bn for Brigham Exploration
18 October 2011
Energy Transfer sells propane operations to AmeriGas for $2.9 bn
18 October 2011
Reliance suspends drilling at blocks covered under BP deal
18 October 2011
Anadarko to pay $4 billion to BP to settle Gulf of Mexico oil spill
17 October 2011
Cash-rich RIL to scout for overseas energy acquisitions
17 October 2011
Kinder Morgan may acquire El Paso for $21.1 bn, create $94-bn business
17 October 2011
Veiled Chinese threat to India over Vietnam oil deal
17 October 2011
LN Mittal-backed Ophir Energy to acquire Dominion Petro acquisition
17 October 2011
BP, Shell, ConocoPhillips, Chevron to invest £10 billion in the UK’s oil industry
15 October 2011
Oil prices dip on lower demand estimates
13 October 2011
Iran to open rupee accounts in Indian banks for payments
13 October 2011
OVL acquires 25-% stake in Kazakhstan’s Caspian Sea Satpayev block
13 October 2011
Turkmenistan, India discuss TAPI gas pipeline project today
13 October 2011
OVL, PetroVietnam sign long-term O&G agreement
12 October 2011
Sinopec completes 18-% stake purchase in Chevron Indonesian deep-water project
11 October 2011
Superior Energy to buy Complete Production Services for $2.7 billion
10 October 2011
Sinopec to buy Canadian oil, shale-gas explorer Daylight Energy for $2.1 bn
10 October 2011
Reliance threatens to stop gas supply to UP fertiliser units over sales tax row
05 October 2011
ONGC to boost crude oil, natural gas output significantly: new chief
05 October 2011
RIL wants to sell coal-bed methane at over $13 per mmBtu
03 October 2011
Duke Energy's acquisition of Progress hits regulatoy roadblock
03 October 2011
Cairn finds Lanka’s first natural gas prospects
03 October 2011
GAIL forms JV with Carrizo to acquire stake in US shale gas asset
29 September 2011
RIL may take over some of BP’s foreign assets: Dudley
29 September 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal set to go through as ONGC gives its nod
28 September 2011
BP chief Dudley, RIL’s Ambani to meet ministers
28 September 2011
Arrow Energy to acquire Australian gas explorer Bow Energy for A$535 million
28 September 2011
India may opt for seabed pipeline for Iranian gas
26 September 2011
PAC takes up CAG reports on KG basin and Air India for examination
23 September 2011
RIL, BP need four years to raise KG-D6 output: report
23 September 2011
Energy firm finds massive underground gas resources in Lancashire UK
22 September 2011
Apache Corp to buy ExxonMobil's North Sea assets for $1.75 bn
21 September 2011
CBI set to file FIRs against RIL, DGH in D6 cost inflation case
21 September 2011
Steep hike in ONGC’s subsidy burden likely
20 September 2011
BPCL to invest Rs1,900 cr in new LNG terminal in Mozambique
20 September 2011
US warns Pakistan on Iran gas pipeline deal: report
17 September 2011
Chevron to supply LNG from Wheatstone project to Kyushu Electric
17 September 2011
UPA under fire from key allies for petrol price hike
17 September 2011
Meeting on dual pricing for LPG a non-starter
16 September 2011
Essar Energy in talks to buy oil, gas assets of global oil majors
16 September 2011
Government may cap supply of subsidised LPG at 4-6 a year
15 September 2011
Rockhopper upbeat about Falklands oil prospects
15 September 2011
Petrol prices up Rs3.14 a litre
15 September 2011
India rejects Chinese bid to claim Vietnamese oil blocks
15 September 2011
Fuel prices may rise as rupee weakens against dollar
15 September 2011
Cairn India shareholders' accept government terms for stake sale
14 September 2011
French oil services firm Technip to buy US rival Global for $937 mn
12 September 2011
RIL strongly rebuts CAG allegations on KG-D6 ‘fudging’
10 September 2011
Montek, Praful Patel differ on hiking diesel prices
08 September 2011
BG Group in talks for stake in ONGC’s east coast gas block
07 September 2011
Halliburton to acquire production chemicals company Multi-Chem Group
07 September 2011
Delhi clears outstanding oil payments to Iran
05 September 2011
OVL renegotiates contract with Iraqi government
02 September 2011
ExxonMobil, Rosneft sign $3.2 billion Russian Arctic exploration deal
31 August 2011
RIL, BP start strategic alliance in India
30 August 2011
ONGC's petrochem projects on course; sees gains in sharing royalty with Cairn
30 August 2011
Government holding back oil pricing reforms on inflation concerns: Parikh
26 August 2011
Government to ensure financial health of oil PSUs
26 August 2011
Cairn bows to govt conditions on stake sale to Vedanta
23 August 2011
Shell, PetroChina owned Arrow Energy bids $543 million for Bow Energy
22 August 2011
Investigation into leak at Shell’s North Sea platform to get under way
22 August 2011
BPCL, Videocon report gas find off Mozambique coast
22 August 2011
India to clear oil debt to Iran by end-August
22 August 2011
China’s CNPC terminates six overseas projects, estimated loss $187.51 million
22 August 2011
S Korea’s Samsung C&T mulls buying Parallel Petroleum for around $919.6 mn
22 August 2011
ONGC now second-most valuable firm; RIL down to third place
19 August 2011
Noble Energy to buy part of Consol's stake in Marcellus for $3.4 billion
18 August 2011
Cairn India to announce results of shareholder vote on Vedanta deal on 14 September
18 August 2011
Coal India beats RIL in market capitalisation
17 August 2011
Cairn starts drilling in Mannar basin block in Sri Lanka
17 August 2011
Transocean to acquire Norway’s drilling-rig operator Aker Drilling for $1.43 bn
16 August 2011
Caterpillar to power Asian gas pipeline in Kazakhstan
13 August 2011
CIC in talks to invest €2.3-bn in GDF Suez’s E&P business
10 August 2011
GSPC-Adani Group JV to invest Rs4,000 crore in Mundra LNG terminal
09 August 2011
Cash subsidy to kerosene users gets EGoM's in-principle nod
09 August 2011
Iran despatches crude to India after $1.4 billion payment
09 August 2011
RIL – BP deal gets government approval
09 August 2011
ONGC mining for uranium, mulls partnership with NPCIL
05 August 2011
SIAM supports move to cut diesel subsidy for cars
05 August 2011
Government may end diesel subsidy for cars
04 August 2011
Test run successful, India begins clearing Iranian dues
02 August 2011
Power ministry begs gas from oil ministry for upcoming projects
01 August 2011
Pranab ‘keen’ to free diesel, LPG prices; kerosene subsidy to stay
01 August 2011
Essar Energy completes acquisition of Shell's Stanlow oil refinery
01 August 2011
India resolves oil payments row with Iran
01 August 2011
Chevron reports 43 per cent jump in Q2 profits
30 July 2011
India to pay for Iranian crude through Turkish bank
29 July 2011
MRPL hopeful of payments row resolution with Iran
28 July 2011
British Gas fined £2.5m for ignoring consumer plaints
28 July 2011
Reliance Q1 net up 16.7 per cent at Rs5,661 crore
25 July 2011
Iran-China 'barter deal' may bypass sanctions; India out of picture
25 July 2011
Government approves $7.2 billion RIL stake sale to BP
22 July 2011
Petronet LNG plans $1billion LNG terminal on east coast
21 July 2011
Despite row Iran supplied India more oil in June
21 July 2011
Energy Transfer again outbids Williams for Southern Union
20 July 2011
Iran oil payments row: Early resolution, says India
20 July 2011
CNOOC to acquire Opti Canada in a $2.1 billion deal
20 July 2011
Chevron to sell Cook Inlet oil and gas assets in Canada Hilcorp Energy
20 July 2011
Oil payments row: Iran sings the same old tune
19 July 2011
Santos offers A$730 million for Eastern Star Gas
18 July 2011
Shell to exit $16.8-bn Mackenzie gas project in Canada
16 July 2011
Williams raises bid for US pipeline operator Southern Union to $5.5 billion
15 July 2011
BHP bets on shale gas with $12.1-bn Petrohawk acquisition
15 July 2011
ConocoPhillips to split exploration and refining businesses
15 July 2011
Iran says India, China driving forces in world energy markets
14 July 2011
Global oil demand to increase in 2012,says IEA
14 July 2011
India, Iran crude payments row: Riyadh fishing in troubled waters
13 July 2011
CAG meets oil explorers, DGH in ‘exit conference’
13 July 2011
Vedanta takes further 10-% stake in Cairn India
13 July 2011
RIL executives meet CAG officials over KG-D6 gas
12 July 2011
Iraq’s gas deal with Shell-Mitsubishi almost finalised
11 July 2011
CAG has got it all wrong on KG D-6, says RIL
11 July 2011
ExxonMobil served deadline to clean Yellowstone River oil spill
09 July 2011
Canadian utility Atco to acquire WAGN for about A$356 mn
07 July 2011
Cabinet nod likely for BP’s $7.2-bn gas deal with RIL
07 July 2011
National Oilwell Varco to buy Ameron International for $772 million
06 July 2011
Reliance to sell gas pipeline firm, RGTL: reports
06 July 2011
BP to aid Reliance in oil and gas field development at KG-D6
06 July 2011
McBiodiesel: McDonald’s to produce fuel from its waste vegetable oil
05 July 2011
India, Iran may resolve oil payments crisis soon
05 July 2011
Iran retracts threat– will continue crude supplies to India
04 July 2011
Rider to pull down Cairn India's profit share from Rajasthan oil by $1.68 billion
02 July 2011
Former oil regulator Sibal in CBI net for graft
02 July 2011
Iran may halt crude supplies to India in August
01 July 2011
China operates world's longest gas pipeline
01 July 2011
India’s crude oil production up 9.6 per cent in May
29 June 2011
Cairn writes off $600 million to save Vedanta deal
28 June 2011
Energy Transfer battles Williams' $4.9 bn rival bid for Southern Union
28 June 2011
CAG says no to Reliance on oil field audit response
27 June 2011
Opposition blasts government on fuel price hike
25 June 2011
Mukesh Ambani meets PM, gets copy of CAG report
24 June 2011
India hikes retail prices of diesel, kerosene and LPG
24 June 2011
EGOM meeting on fuel prices delayed
24 June 2011
Government to hike diesel, kerosene and LPG prices by July
23 June 2011
Oil tumbles as IEA announces release of 60 million barrels of stock
23 June 2011
Cairn accuses ONGC of overstating gas reserves in KG-DWN-98/2 block
22 June 2011
Costly oil failing India, China in inflation fight: IEA
21 June 2011
Government panel flays PSC with Reliance for KG-D6 block
21 June 2011
Canada’s Encana Corp calls off C$5.4-bn shale gas deal with PetroChina
21 June 2011
ONGC to spend Rs34,488cr on developing K-G block
21 June 2011
Cabinet nod for deal to merge ONGC’s Russian assets
20 June 2011
KD Gas: CAG a book-keeper, not a probe agency, Congress
18 June 2011
RIL hires SBI, other banks to raise $1.1 billion debt
17 June 2011
ONGC revises estimates of crude oil and gas reserves
17 June 2011
Pipeline operator Energy Transfer to buy rival Southern Union for $4.1 billion
17 June 2011
Cairn rejigs top deck; Simon Thomson replaces Gammel as CEO
16 June 2011
Government approves revised cost and capacity of strategic crude oil storage
16 June 2011
Ministry plans to rubbish CAG charges on RIL’s K-G capex
15 June 2011
Oil ministry preparing reply to CAG draft; CBI set for probe
14 June 2011
CAG report unlikely to impact RIL-BP, Cairn-Vedanta deals
13 June 2011
Government favoured RIL, others in gas exploration contract: CAG
13 June 2011
Eni to sell Trans-Austria Gas pipeline to Cassa Depositi e Prestiti for $675 million
11 June 2011
Vallares to list on London Stock Exchange with £1billion floatation
09 June 2011
GAIL in joint venture with KSIIDC for city, industrial gas supply projects
09 June 2011
Oil surges as OPEC fails to agree on output hike
08 June 2011
Statoil to sell Gassled stake to foreign funds for $3.2 billion
06 June 2011
BPCL to hike refining capacity by 30 per cent
06 June 2011
Linc Energy acquires US oil & gas assets from ERG Resources for $236 million
06 June 2011
CNG prices in Delhi, NCR raised by up to 55 paise per kg
04 June 2011
Gazprom on deal-signing spree with Indian gas importers
03 June 2011
Progress Energy to sell half its North Montney shale-gas assets to Petronas for C$1.07 bln
02 June 2011
Freeing diesel prices could help rein in subsidy burden, says PM's adviser
02 June 2011
Gazprom inks conditional deal with Petronet for LNG supply
02 June 2011
Marathon Oil buys Eagle Ford shale assets for $3.5 billion
02 June 2011
OIL lines up $1 bn for acquisitions
01 June 2011
Indian Oil mulls Rs1.35 per litre hike in petrol prices: report
31 May 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal: ONGC may move court over royalty issue
31 May 2011
Vedanta likely to accept royalty conditions on Cairn deal: sources
30 May 2011
Greenpeace activists invade Cairn’s Arctic oil rig
30 May 2011
Consumer groups in Europe call for probe into petrol price rise
30 May 2011
Panel of ministers clears Cairn India stake sale to Vedanta
27 May 2011
Diesel, LPG price decision now expected on 9 June
27 May 2011
Oil companies threaten to cut off ATG supplies to Air India over dues
27 May 2011
Hike in diesel, cooking gas prices likely this week
23 May 2011
Mitsui agrees to share costs of Gulf of Mexico oil spill with BP
21 May 2011
Not only in India: UK authorities find kerosene-mixed diesel at pumps
21 May 2011
Shell to go ahead with world's first floating liquefied natural gas vessel
21 May 2011
BPCL's Bina refinery goes on stream
20 May 2011
Reliance looking to raise $1.5 billion in overseas loans: report
20 May 2011
ONGC cries foul over hike in subsidy burden
20 May 2011
Vedanta to raise around $1.5 billion in bonds for Cairn deal
20 May 2011
End gas subsidy for power, fertiliser units, says panel
20 May 2011
Cairn gives up on deadlines for Vedanta deal
20 May 2011
Hike output to aid global recovery, IEA tells OPEC
19 May 2011
Cairn starts Bhagyam oil field development in Rajasthan
19 May 2011
BP working out new cooperation proposals: Rosneft
18 May 2011
BP, ConocoPhillips scrap $35-bn Alaska gas pipeline JV
18 May 2011
Royal Dutch Shell seeks buyers for 260 gasoline stations in Canada
18 May 2011
BP Rosneft deal collapses as agreement deadline expires
17 May 2011
Citi consortia to advise Pakistan's state oil firm on offshore bond sale
17 May 2011
BP in bid to salvage Russian deal
16 May 2011
Petrol price goes up Rs5 per litre from midnight
14 May 2011
US to tap Alaskan oil reserves, reopen Gulf of Mexico
14 May 2011
India to pay in rupee, other currencies for Iranian crude
13 May 2011
Oil retailers get Rs20,000cr subsidy relief from govt
13 May 2011
High prices to slow oil demand growth: IEA
12 May 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal to miss yet another deadline
12 May 2011
Diesel, LPG price hike put off, but petrol to spurt
11 May 2011
India to auction first shale gas assets
10 May 2011
Essar Steel fails to get stay on RIL gas allocation
10 May 2011
Essar Steel, others move court against cut in RIL gas supply
10 May 2011
Parikh panel moots extra tax on diesel cars, SUVs
10 May 2011
RIL cuts gas supply to non-core users; tightens belt
09 May 2011
Hardy Oil not to hike stake in Reliance's KG basin gas block
06 May 2011
Crude bounces back after record slump
06 May 2011
Research aims to substitute petroleum fuels with bio-fuels
06 May 2011
ONGC follow-on public offer likely to open on 5 July
05 May 2011
Cairn Energy to sell 40 per cent stake in Indian arm to Vedanta
05 May 2011
Uncertainty over Reliance gas pipelines in AP
05 May 2011
Petrol, diesel prices likely to spurt next week
05 May 2011
Chevron to buy Marcellus Shale acreage
04 May 2011
Chevron Q1 profit rises 36 per cent amidst supply disruptions
30 April 2011
Total to acquire 60 per cent in SunPower for $1.37 billion
29 April 2011
ONGC announces 2 new oil and gas finds in Gujarat
29 April 2011
ConocoPhillips posts $3 bn in Q1 earnings
29 April 2011
Shell, Exxon post hefty profit increase on higher oil prices
29 April 2011
India wants $12.67 per unit price to buy TAPI gas
29 April 2011
Petronet Q4 net more than doubles to over Rs208 crore
26 April 2011
Reliance's Rewas port project on hold
26 April 2011
IOC set to raise petrol prices
25 April 2011
Government directs RIL to meet priority sector gas supplies despite output fall
23 April 2011
Dow to integarate shale gas business in North America
21 April 2011
BP sues Transocean and Cameron over Deepwater accident
21 April 2011
Petroleum refining capacities to rise to 240 million tonnes by 2012
21 April 2011
Under-recoveries cost Indian Oil Rs297 crore a day
20 April 2011
DGH wants Reliance’s NEC discovery reserves dowsized
20 April 2011
Vedanta buys 11 per cent in Cairn India through back door
19 April 2011
Extent of damage from Gulf of Mexico oil spill still uncertain
18 April 2011
Oil to boil again on Middle East unrest: Survey
16 April 2011
India, Kazakhstan in civil nuclear, oil exploration pacts
16 April 2011
HPCL to acquire partners' 50-per cent stake in Prize Petroleum
15 April 2011
BP and Rosneft extend share swap deadline
14 April 2011
BP in last minute efforts to save Rosneft deal
14 April 2011
RIL stake sale to BP only awaits security nod: report
14 April 2011
BHP denies Woodside Petroleum takeover speculation
11 April 2011
Cairn, Vedanta extend deadline for India deal by a month
07 April 2011
Vadodara to get ‘cheapest’ piped gas after deal with GAIL
07 April 2011
Brent crude rules above $121 a barrel
05 April 2011
Sebi okays Vedanta's open offer to Cairn India shareholders
05 April 2011
US to convene meet on offshore drilling risks and safety
05 April 2011
Cabinet move on Cairn-Vedanta deal: oil ministry remains unhappy
05 April 2011
Crude oil hits a new peak near $108 a barrel
02 April 2011
Wipro to acquire SAIC's oil and gas IT business for around $150 million
01 April 2011
Oil prices jump to 30-month high amid Mid-East turmoil
01 April 2011
US hounds German bank in bid to halt Indo-Iranian oil trade
31 March 2011
India’s Essar Energy picks up UK refinery for $1.3-bn
30 March 2011
Aban subsidiary to sell Venture Drilling stake
29 March 2011
Essar to buy Shell's Stanlow refinery for $350 million and inventory cost
29 March 2011
Essar, Shell close to closing Stanlow deal
29 March 2011
Finance ministry clarifies issues on Cairn-Vedanta deal
29 March 2011
Essar defers Vadinar refinery shutdown
29 March 2011
RIL failed to meet production commitments on KG-D6 gas field: DGH
29 March 2011
NELP-IX: 74 bid for 33 oil and gas blocks on offer
28 March 2011
BP Rosneft look to press ahead with deal despite ruling
26 March 2011
Tribunal nixes BP’s Arctic exploration plans with Rosneft
25 March 2011
ONGC Videsh splurging money on bad assets: CAG
25 March 2011
GAIL targets over 118 MMSCMD gas transmission in FY'12
24 March 2011
Price hike for gas produced in India on cards
24 March 2011
Reliance, Petronet oppose move to free gas transportation prices
24 March 2011
Yemen unrest pushes crude prices to $116 on supply fears
23 March 2011
Essar Energy set to clinch deal for Shell’s UK refinery
22 March 2011
Gujarat Gas to source degasified LNG from BG India
21 March 2011
I-T raids on JSW group yield Rs260 crore: report
21 March 2011
Origin Energy covers $1.13 billion of $2.3 billion share issue
19 March 2011
BP to sell some US assets to Buckeye Partners for $225 million
19 March 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal comes closer to SEBI nod
19 March 2011
RIL slides 4 % on lower KG basin production estimates
18 March 2011
Essar eyes stake in Shell’s Nigerian assets
18 March 2011
India seeks more Nigerian crude, proposes investments in downstream projects
16 March 2011
Airlines increase fares in the face of rising cost of fuel costs
16 March 2011
LNG spot prices to spurt as Shell diverts stocks to Japan
16 March 2011
Gas supply disruption affects Mumbai's public transport
15 March 2011
Origin Energy may raise funds from markets for $35-bn LNG project
15 March 2011
Russia's Bashneft may offer 20-25% stake to ONGC
15 March 2011
ONGC reports “significant” gas find in Tripura
15 March 2011
SEBI blunders; Vedanta’s open offer for Cairn not yet okayed
15 March 2011
SEBI likely to clear Cairn India's $9.6 billion asset sale to Vedanta
14 March 2011
Canada approves $16-bn Mackenzie gas pipeline
12 March 2011
ONGC stake sale stuck again; government proposes divestment in Cochin Shipyard, Ennore Port
10 March 2011
EnCore Oil mulling new exploration arm
10 March 2011
Gas output from RIL's D6 block to spurt in April
09 March 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal: Govt to have final say on royalty
09 March 2011
Oil ministry says Cairn responsible for delay
07 March 2011
US considers selling strategic oil reserves
07 March 2011
India, Iran settle mechanism for crude oil payments
05 March 2011
Iran asks India to decide on IPI pipeline
05 March 2011
China secures massive deliveries of Turkmen gas for the future
04 March 2011
BP-RIL deal may usher in fresh oil, gas investments
04 March 2011
Indian oil producers, refiners to gain from unrest in Mid East, Africa
04 March 2011
India clears over $2 billion of oil dues to Iran
03 March 2011
Government defers ONGC follow-on share sale to next fiscal
03 March 2011
Government needs to take a call between subsidy and fuel price hike: Basu
03 March 2011
Petrol prices may be raised, with no budgetary relief in duties
01 March 2011
ONGC reports 3 oil and gas finds in Cambay and KG basin
28 February 2011
Unrest won’t put skids on oil supply: Qatar
28 February 2011
Crude prices dip as Saudi opens taps
25 February 2011
Sinopec to buy LNG for 20 years from ConocoPhillips, Origin Energy
25 February 2011
Crude nears $120 a barrel as Libya crisis deepens
24 February 2011
Assam Company to enter oil exploration in Columbia
24 February 2011
Enterprise Products Partners offers to buy Duncan Energy for $2.41 billion
24 February 2011
Oil prices rise higher on Libyan supply concerns
23 February 2011
Centrica signs £2-bn gas deal with Qatar to secure LNG for the UK
23 February 2011
BP to shed UK upstream assets
23 February 2011
US oil refiners Holly Corp and Frontier Oil in $7 billion merger
22 February 2011
RIL says Niko can raise KG block stake to 13 per cent
22 February 2011
BHP Billiton to acquire Chesapeake Energy’s shale gas assets for $4.75 billion
22 February 2011
Oil on the boil again as unrest spreads to Libya
22 February 2011
Independent audits put ONGC oil & gas reserves at 1.06 billion tonnes
21 February 2011
BP picks up 30 per cent stake in Reliance's oil and gas blocks for $7.2 bn
21 February 2011
Shell to sell most African downstream business for $1 billion
21 February 2011
ONGC puts new spin on Cairn-Vedanta deal
21 February 2011
First LNG cargo from Qatargas 4 bound for India
21 February 2011
TNK-BP mulls tie-up with Rosneft-BP alliance
19 February 2011
Essar Energy on verge of buying Shell’s UK refinery
19 February 2011
Cairn can’t set deadlines for government: Reddy
18 February 2011
Royalty dispute jeopardises Cairn-Vedanta deal
17 February 2011
Reddy rules out hike in oil prices
17 February 2011
Reddy rules out diesel price hike as oil firms' retail losses mount to Rs10.74 per litre
16 February 2011
Abu Dhabi’s IPIC to buy Spain’s Cepsa from Total for €3.97 billion
16 February 2011
Oil companies hike jet fuel prices by over 4 per cent
15 February 2011
ONGC says Cairn obliged to share royalty
14 February 2011
General Electric to buy well-support unit of UK’s John Wood for $2.8 billion
14 February 2011
PetroChina to acquire 50-% stake in gas assets of Canada's Encana for $5.46 billion
11 February 2011
IndianOil Q3 net more than doubles to Rs1,635 crore
10 February 2011
Cairn India Q3 net profit rises 7-fold to Rs2.010 crore
10 February 2011
Cairn-Vedanta deal may collapse over ONGC concerns
09 February 2011
M&A deal value in oil and gas sector rebounds in 2010: E&Y
07 February 2011
Talks on Cairn-Vedanta deal make little headway
07 February 2011
IOC may build $5 billion refinery in Turkey: Scindia
05 February 2011
Chevron to sell Spanish fuel business to Cepsa
05 February 2011
E-mail campaign seeking ‘no petrol day’ deeply flawed
05 February 2011
Chevron bid for Atlas Energy meets RIL roadblock
04 February 2011
India, Iran resolve oil payments dispute
03 February 2011
Pranab ready to subsidise oil marketing companies further
03 February 2011
Crude on the rise over Egypt unrest
03 February 2011
Gulf oil spill costs BP $41-bn; plans to divest US assets
02 February 2011
GCC not likely to be hit by Egypt unrest: report
02 February 2011
OPEC to boost output on oil supply disruption
02 February 2011
Oil theft fallout: CBI to probe Sonawane killing
01 February 2011
Oil retailers wangle Rs8,000-cr subsidy
01 February 2011
BP’s Russian partners say ‘nyet’ to $1.8-bn dividend payout
01 February 2011
ExxonMobil posts 53 per cent quarterly profit rise
01 February 2011
Kerosene racket accounts for half of NREGA budget
29 January 2011
ONGC Q3 net up nearly 132 per cent at Rs7,083 crore
28 January 2011
Maharashtra government crackdown on oil mafia
28 January 2011
ONGC strikes shale gas with maiden well
28 January 2011
Oil ministry to reintroduce marker to check kerosene diversion
28 January 2011
Reddy rules out diesel price decontrol for now
27 January 2011
Cairn India to complete sale of 51 per cent stake by April
27 January 2011
ExxonMobil and Rosneft to jointly develop oil and gas in Black Sea
27 January 2011
BPCL, HPCL boards postpone results announcements
25 January 2011
ONGC FPO to launch 15 March
25 January 2011
Rising crude prices to dent oil PSUs' profits
24 January 2011
ONGC pipeline rupture spills 25,000 barrels of oil into sea
22 January 2011
RIL Q3 net zooms over 28 per cent to Rs5,135 crore
21 January 2011
UK petrol price up at the highest in 10 years
21 January 2011
Sempra Energy to acquire AEI’s stake in LatAm utilities for $875 mln
20 January 2011
Jaipal Reddy ‘nervous’ about oil prices, but won’t change policy
20 January 2011
Essar oil in $350-mn deal for Shell's Stanlow refinery
20 January 2011
Cut taxes on crude, Deora tells Pranab
19 January 2011
GAIL’s third-quarter net up 13 per cent; street disappointed
19 January 2011
Mauritius, MRPL in talks for $2bn oil refinery
18 January 2011
BP’s Russian tie-up draws criticism from environment groups
17 January 2011
Ruling coaltion partner Trinamool plans street protests over petrol hike
17 January 2011
Oil marketers bump up petrol prices again
17 January 2011
BP signs $7.8-bn strategic alliance with Roseneft for Arctic resources
15 January 2011
Exxon Mobil to hive off XTO’s North Sea oil and gas assets
13 January 2011
RIL’s KG-D6 output to rise to 60MMSCMD again by April
12 January 2011
India to auction shale blocks by end-2011
11 January 2011
PetroChina strikes pacts with UK's Ineos
11 January 2011
Duke Energy to acquire Progress Energy for $13.7-bn
11 January 2011
Government decision on Cairn-Vedanta deal by Feb: Deora
10 January 2011
Sinopec discovers Myanmar’s biggest gas deposit
07 January 2011
Austria’s OMV to buy Tunisian assets of Pioneer Natural Resources for $866 mn
07 January 2011
India's mineral production declined in September
05 January 2011
India, Iran to open fresh oil payment channels
05 January 2011
Qteros and Praj Industries enter into strategic partnership for cellulosic ethanol
05 January 2011
Indian officials to visit Iran in mid-January to settle oil payments issue
04 January 2011
Petrobras launches $4.66-bn bid for Eni’s stake in Galp Energy
04 January 2011
GAIL to market ONGC gas under new pact
04 January 2011
RIL seeks image makeover amid renewed talks with BP
04 January 2011
Reliance mulling $1.2-bn LNG terminal: report
04 January 2011
Shell to build oil pier in Basra, Iraq
03 January 2011
IGL hikes prices of CNG, piped gas in National Capital Region
01 January 2011
Government to support oil marketing companies from impact of high crude prices: Sundareshan
31 December 2010
Government puts off diesel price hike yet again
31 December 2010
BHP Billiton sets eyes on Anadarko Petroleum: report
31 December 2010
Oil shortage looms as RBI joins Iran embargo
30 December 2010
Iran refuses to sell oil to India on RBI's terms: report
29 December 2010
Crude oil seen touching $100 a barrel
29 December 2010
Government defers decision on diesel price hike again
29 December 2010
PetroChina to sell majority stake in gas pipeline operator to sister firm Kunlun for $2.85 bn
29 December 2010
Diesel price hike will fuel inflation: Rangarajan
28 December 2010
Crude oil futures hit a 2-year high of $94.74 a barrel
24 December 2010
Crude prices just short of 26-month high
23 December 2010
South Africa’s Sasol buys stake in Canadian shale gas venture for $1 bn
22 December 2010
OVL in swap deals with Russian oil firms
21 December 2010
TAPI gas pipeline draws unexpected support
21 December 2010
Government delays decision on diesel prices
21 December 2010
Suncor, Total join hands in Canadian oil sands projects
20 December 2010
Cairn-Vedanta deal: queasy govt seeks legal opinion
20 December 2010
EGoM to meet on 22 December to review fuel price hike
16 December 2010
IOC, HPCL too hike petrol prices
15 December 2010
South Korea’s KNOC buys Canadian assets of Hunt Oil for $521 million
15 December 2010
BP to sell Pakistan assets to Hong Kong’s United Energy for $775 million
15 December 2010
BPCL hikes petrol prices by Rs2.96 per litre
14 December 2010
Turkmenistan, Afghanistan push project to pipe gas to India
14 December 2010
Scottish energy rivals Wood Group and PSN to merge in $955-million deal
14 December 2010
Gazprom mulls Indian upstream projects with Oil India
13 December 2010
Iran, India likely to restart gas pipeline talks
11 December 2010
Occidental Petroleum buys US natural gas assets for $3.2 billion
11 December 2010
Sinopec to acquire Occidental Petroleum’s Argentinean subsidiary for $2.45-bn
10 December 2010
ONGC bids for Exxon Mobil's stake in Block 31 in Angola
10 December 2010
Nigeria files bribery charges against Dick Cheney
09 December 2010
Diesel, petrol prices likely to go up by Rs2 per litre as crude crosses $90
08 December 2010
US natural gas distributor AGL Resources to buy Nicor for $2.4 billion
08 December 2010
Oil and gas will remain major energy sources for next 25 years: study
07 December 2010
WikiLeaks: Falklands oil insufficient for Exxon
06 December 2010
ONGC's Kazakh deal to be inked by February
06 December 2010
ExxonMobil, Pertamina ink deal to develop Indonesian gas fie