Energy (Legacy)

As energy markets evolve, blockchain powers up

As energy markets evolve, blockchain powers up

Published 22/12/2017

An Electrify SG engineer shows a PowerPod that will be installed to record data of photovoltaic solar panels on a rooftop in Singapore. REUTERS/Edgar SuSINGAPORE [more…]

Tougher North Korea sanctions could hit home, analysts say ahead of U.

Tougher North Korea sanctions could hit home, analysts say ahead of U.

Published 22/12/2017

People look toward the north through a barbed-wire fence near the militarized zone separating the two Koreas, in Paju, South Korea, December 21, 2017. REUTERS/Kim [more…]

Oil dips from highs, but OPEC’s cuts still support market

Oil dips from highs, but OPEC’s cuts still support market

Published 22/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A pump jack operates at a well site leased by Devon Energy Production Company near Guthrie, Oklahoma, U.S., September 15, 2015. REUTERS/Nick Oxford/File [more…]

Bracing for EV shift, NGK Spark Plug ignites all solid-state battery q

Bracing for EV shift, NGK Spark Plug ignites all solid-state battery q

Published 22/12/2017

Hideaki Hikosaka, a member of NGK Spark Plug's solid-state battery R&D team, shows a prototype of its all solid-state battery under development during an interview [more…]

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Georgia passes 2018 budget, expects GDP to rise 4.5 percent next year

Published 15/12/2017

TBILISI (Reuters) - Georgia expects state revenues and spending to rise next year and forecasts 4.5 percent economic growth in the budget passed by the [more…]

Out of U.S. sanctions, Sudan tries to lure back investors

Out of U.S. sanctions, Sudan tries to lure back investors

Published 15/12/2017

LONDON (Reuters) - Sudan’s president is wanted for crimes against humanity, the economy has lost much of its oil output and the government is in [more…]

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Venezuela’s PDVSA begins making delayed bond interest payments

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO: A man walks past the corporate logo of the state oil company PDVSA at a gas station in Caracas, Venezuela December 1, 2017. [more…]

Oil prices edge up on North Sea pipeline outage, falling stocks

Oil prices edge up on North Sea pipeline outage, falling stocks

Published 15/12/2017

FILE PHOTO - A pumpjack brings oil to the surface in the Monterey Shale, California, U.S. April 29, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson/File PhotoSINGAPORE/LONDON (Reuters) - Oil [more…]

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

BMW to build Czech test track for self-driving cars

Published 15/12/2017

A BMW 740i is parked via a remote control key fob by company representative Paul Daman during a demonstration of various brands of self-driving cars [more…]

France’s Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

France’s Macron says external powers must stop interfering in Lebanon

Published 08/12/2017

French President Emmanuel Macron speaks during a news conference in Doha, Qatar December 7, 2017. REUTERS/Naseem ZeitoonPARIS (Reuters) - French President Emmanuel Macron called on [more…]