Energy (Legacy)

Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour

Solar plane takes off from Egypt on final leg of world tour

Published 24/07/2016

CAIRO An aircraft powered by solar energy left Egypt on Sunday on the last leg of the first ever fuel-free flight around the globe.Solar Impulse [more…]

North American oil deals trickle back after Brexit shock

North American oil deals trickle back after Brexit shock

Published 18/07/2016

NEW YORK Acquisition-hungry energy companies are back on the prowl.Dealmakers have recovered from the shock of Britain's "Brexit" vote last month to leave the European [more…]

Oil prices rise as market shrugs off Turkey coup bid

Oil prices rise as market shrugs off Turkey coup bid

Published 18/07/2016

SINGAPORE Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday, following gains last week, as traders shrugged off the impact of Friday's attempted coup in Turkey, [more…]

Crude prices trade little-changed after Turkey’s failed coup

Crude prices trade little-changed after Turkey’s failed coup

Published 17/07/2016

NEW YORK Oil prices were either side of unchanged on Sunday in early trade as the impact from Turkey's failed military coup was broadly expected [more…]

Solar plane lands in Egypt on penultimate leg of world tour

Solar plane lands in Egypt on penultimate leg of world tour

Published 13/07/2016

CAIRO An airplane powered by energy from the sun arrived on Wednesday in Egypt, the penultimate stop on the first fuel-free flight around the globe.

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China vows to protect South China Sea sovereignty, Manila upbeat

China vows to protect South China Sea sovereignty, Manila upbeat

Published 13/07/2016

BEIJING/MANILA China vowed to take all necessary measures to protect its sovereignty over the South China Sea and said it had the right to set [more…]

As long as India’s oil demand is driven by mopeds, it won’t be the new China

As long as India’s oil demand is driven by mopeds, it won’t be the new China

Published 13/07/2016

NEW DELHI Sanjay Kumar is beaming with joy. The 23-year-old has just bought a used motor scooter, his first, for 30,000 rupees ($445), after years [more…]

Oil drops as investors lock in gains- surprise U.S. stockpile build

Oil drops as investors lock in gains- surprise U.S. stockpile build

Published 13/07/2016

SINGAPORE Crude futures fell on Wednesday as investors locked in gains after oil prices surged nearly 5 percent in the previous session, partly on forecasts [more…]

No balance: oil markets still oversupplied, now growth is stuttering

No balance: oil markets still oversupplied, now growth is stuttering

Published 13/07/2016

SINGAPORE/LONDON Oil industry hopes that markets are about return to balance, ending a global glut that pulled down prices by over 70 percent between 2014 [more…]

SolarCity recuses two more board members from voting on Tesla offer

SolarCity recuses two more board members from voting on Tesla offer

Published 25/06/2016

Two additional SolarCity Corp board members with ties to Elon Musk are recusing themselves from making decisions regarding Tesla Motors Inc's offer to buy the [more…]