Posts Tagged ‘Energy’

Energy ministers to seek new oil markets

Canada’s energy ministers end two days of annual talks Tuesday in the Kananaskis resort in the Alberta Rockies announcing they have agreed to work together on opening up new markets to Canadian crude oil. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Cenovus looking for joint venture partners

Calgary-based Cenovus Energy said Friday it is looking for partners interested in developing its vast oilsands holdings. View full post on Canada Business Stories

Deere completes sale of wind energy business

Deere & Co. today announced that it has completed the sale of John Deere Renewables LLC, its wind energy business, to Exelon Generation Co. LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Exelon Corp. View full post on Business Stories

Italy, Venezuela Ink Major Oil Deal

AHN News Staff Caracas, Venezuela (AHN) – In what could be the largest joint investment between Italy and Venezuela, energy giants of both countries have signed an agreement to develop crude oil fields and to construct a refinery. The $17 billion deal was signed between Italian energy company ENI and Venezuelan state-owned oil company Petroleos […]

Chevron To Build $300 Million Geothermal Plant In Philippines

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer Manila, Philippines (AHN) – A subsidiary of Chevron Corp., the world’s largest geothermal energy producer, and Philippine oil and gas firm APC Group Inc. have announced they will put up a 100-megawatt geothermal power plant in Kalinga Province. The two firms announced the $300 million project in a […]

ANC: Americans stole from PBMR

The US nuclear energy company Westinghouse, which had a stake in the defunct pebble bed modular rector, has been accused of theft by ANC members. View full post on Finance Stories

Israelis Ready To Do Battle Over Their Natural Gas Bounty

The Media Line Staff Jerusalem, Israel David Rosenberg – Israel’s social activists and its energy barons drew their swords Thursday as the fight over who will get what share of Israel’s natural gas windfall got underway. The lines of battle were laid out by a government commission, chaired by Hebrew University Professor Eytan Sheshinski, which […]

Britain Plans To Make All 26 Million Homes Green In Next 10 Years

AHN News Staff London, England, United Kingdom (AHN) – British Energy and Climate Change Secretary Chris Huhne announced Tuesday a plan that would make all 26 million homes in the country green over the next 10 years. Under the New Green Deal, local councils, supermarkets and chain stores would extend loans up to $15,000 (10,000 […]

Energy Secretary Steven Chu talks zombies and vampires on Facebook

WASHINGTON (AP) — The walking dead have infiltrated the Energy Department. Energy Secretary Steven Chu shared a picture of himself as a zombie on his Facebook page in an effort to teach users about saving electricity. View full post on Business Stories

Ukraine Offers To Develop Venezuela’s Oil, Gas Fields

AHN News Staff Kiev, Ukraine (AHN) – Ukraine has offered to help develop energy-rich Venezuela’s oil and gas fields. Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych made the offer on Monday during a meeting with visiting Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Kiev. Talking to reporters after their meeting, Yanukovych, without elaborating, said that the development program would remain […]