23 Aug '16, 12pm

China takes control of North Sea oil drilling: China has become the largest crude oil operator in t...

China has become the largest crude oil operator in the North Sea despite boasting that it uses deep-water oilrigs as strategic weapons. The scale of Chinese growth in the region meant that Britain handed about £2 billion in tax breaks to one state-run oil company last year, analysis by The Times has shown. China National Offshore Oil Corporation (Cnooc), which is controlled by the Communist Party in Beijing, runs two of the North Sea’s biggest oilfields. Nexen, a Cnooc-owned company, is responsible for extracting almost 200,000 barrels a day in the area, more than 10 per cent of output. China has moved to dominate British oil production in what one expert described as an exercise in “soft power” as Beijing expands its global role. The strategy has been pursued despite a slump in the price of crude oil from about $115 a barrel in 2014 to $50 today. The nation is also planni...

Full article: http://peakoil.com/publicpolicy/china-takes-control-of-no...

Tweets

Oil prices fall on U.S. crude stocks build; fea...

365smallbusinessloans.com 24 Aug '16, 2am

Oil prices fall on U.S. crude stocks build; fears over China demand SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell early on Wednesd...

Oil prices fall on U.S. crude stocks build; fea...

reuters.com 24 Aug '16, 1am

SINGAPORE Oil prices fell early on Wednesday as an unexpected build in U.S. crude stocks weighed on markets, along with co...

data centers

data centers

e360.yale.edu 22 Aug '16, 12pm

For China’s Massive Data Centers, A Push to Cut Energy and Water Use By Coco Liu As China’s population connects to the Web...

Oil prices fall as analysts say market still oversupplied: SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Tuesday,

Oil prices fall as analysts say market still ov...

reuters.com 23 Aug '16, 7am

By Henning Gloystein | SINGAPORE SINGAPORE Oil prices fell on Tuesday, with Goldman Sachs warning that August's price rall...

China’s Oil Majors Are Burning Through Oil Rese...

peakoil.com 26 Aug '16, 9pm

The Chinese oil companies offered up some small achievements, however. Cnooc said that it has achieved cost reductions on ...

Oil and gas fracking industry targets Millennia...

greencarreports.com 22 Aug '16, 2pm

Stephen Edelstein 294 views Aug 22, 2016 Natural gas flaring from oil well [licensed under Creative Commons from Flickr us...

Oil prices fall as analysts say market still ov...

365smallbusinessloans.com 23 Aug '16, 7am

Oil prices fall as analysts say market still oversupplied SINGAPORE (Reuters) - Oil prices fell on Tuesday, with Goldman S...

Part II of our #HighSchool #CrossCountry series, North:

Part II of our #HighSchool #CrossCountry series...

saltyrunning.com 27 Aug '16, 3am

Congratulations for this wonderful project! I look forward to following the posts. My sons ran cross-country in high schoo...

Singapore & Malaysia Are Drowning In Oil Debt - GCaptain

Singapore & Malaysia Are Drowning In Oil Debt -...

gcaptain.com 20 Aug '16, 9pm

by David Yong & Denise Wee (Bloomberg) Singaporean companies struggling to meet debt obligations as oil prices slump may g...

#IOT and Motor Control, What Is It All About?

uk.rs-online.com 23 Aug '16, 9am

Around 45% of our global energy consumption is from the operation of motors (World Energy Council: 2013 Survey Summary ). ...

Not Your Business, Says Army After China's Warning Over BrahMos Missile

Not Your Business, Says Army After China's Warn...

defencenews.in 23 Aug '16, 2pm

After China warned India against deploying the BrahMos missile in Arunachal Pradesh, the army has made it clear that its d...

From one side of #China to the other.

From one side of #China to the other.

siemens.com 24 Aug '16, 2am

The HVDC link will be operated by the State Grid Corporation of China and is expected to enter service at the end of 2018....

China's Silk Road powers bids for $1.5 bln Paki...

reuters.com 23 Aug '16, 11pm

By Anshuman Daga and Tommy Wilkes | SINGAPORE/ISLAMABAD SINGAPORE/ISLAMABAD Chinese state-backed firms are frontrunners to...

No One Knows How Much Oil Is Being Stored Around the World: Peak oil, if it even exists, is very mu...

No One Knows How Much Oil Is Being Stored Aroun...

peakoil.com 20 Aug '16, 11pm

Peak oil, if it even exists , is very much a moving target . But so, it turns out, is measuring how much oil is already ab...

3 national seashores & coastal parks to visit before they change from rising seas

3 national seashores & coastal parks to visit b...

wilderness.org 23 Aug '16, 8pm

sea levels have already risen 9 inches in Florida over the past century, and for every 2 inches of sea level rise, it is e...