Energy (Legacy)

Oil slides as rising chance of Brexit spooks investors

Oil slides as rising chance of Brexit spooks investors

Published 14/06/2016

NEW YORK/LONDON Oil prices fell for a fourth straight day on Tuesday, swept lower by investor nervousness over Britain's vote next week on whether to [more…]

Kerry calls for Venezuela to release political prisoners, alleviate shortages

Kerry calls for Venezuela to release political prisoners, alleviate shortages

Published 14/06/2016

SANTO DOMINGO U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Tuesday called on Venezuela's crisis-hit socialist government to release political prisoners, respect freedom of expression and [more…]

Putin, Juncker to talks sanctions and energy: Kremlin

Putin, Juncker to talks sanctions and energy: Kremlin

Published 14/06/2016

MOSCOW Russian President Vladimir Putin and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will talk about sanctions and energy projects when they meet in St Petersburg this [more…]

Nissan to develop ethanol-based fuel cell technology by 2020

Nissan to develop ethanol-based fuel cell technology by 2020

Published 14/06/2016

TOKYO Nissan Motor Co (7201.T) said on Tuesday it was developing fuel cell vehicle (FCV) technology using ethanol as a hydrogen source in what would [more…]

Son of the circus thrives as crude-oil traffic cop

Son of the circus thrives as crude-oil traffic cop

Published 07/06/2016

HOUSTON The rows of traders who line the massive trading floor at Mercuria Energy Group's Houston headquarters rely on a string of modern conveniences to [more…]

Kerry hails Mongolia as ‘oasis of democracy’ in tough neighborhood

Kerry hails Mongolia as ‘oasis of democracy’ in tough neighborhood

Published 05/06/2016

ULAANBAATAR U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry hailed Mongolia as an "oasis of democracy" sitting in a tough location between Russia and China as he [more…]

Oil prices rise on Nigeria outages, Goldman forecast

Oil prices rise on Nigeria outages, Goldman forecast

Published 16/05/2016

LONDON Oil prices jumped over 2 percent on Monday to their highest since November 2015 on growing Nigerian oil output disruptions and after long-time bear [more…]

Oil price ultra-bear Goldman Sachs turns mildly bullish

Oil price ultra-bear Goldman Sachs turns mildly bullish

Published 16/05/2016

U.S. bank Goldman Sachs, one of the most bearish forecasters on oil over the past year, on Monday raised its short-term price outlook as it [more…]

Clinton and Sanders face off in West Virginia as Trump looks on

Clinton and Sanders face off in West Virginia as Trump looks on

Published 10/05/2016

Bernie Sanders has another chance on Tuesday to slow Hillary Clinton's march to the Democratic presidential nomination as West Virginians vote in their state's primary, [more…]

Oil rises as supply outages eclipse concern over global inventories

Oil rises as supply outages eclipse concern over global inventories

Published 10/05/2016

LONDON Oil rose on Tuesday, driven by supply disruptions in Canada and elsewhere that have knocked out 2.5 million barrels of daily production and temporarily [more…]