Azerbaijan inaugurated on Tuesday part of an ambitious $40-billion pipeline complex that will create the first direct route to transport gas from one of the world's largest fields to Europe bypassing Russia.
Libya's giant El Sharara oilfield has been shut down because a landlord closed a valve in protest against pollution from a pipeline crossing his land, he told Reuters.
Italy declared a state of emergency for its gas sector Tuesday after supplies were disrupted by a deadly blast at one Europe's biggest pipeline hubs in neighbouring Austria.
The largest gasoline pipeline in the United States remained shut off Tuesday in the southern state of Alabama following an explosion that killed one and injured five, as crews battled to control the resulting wildfire.
Greece, Israel and Cyprus will explore the possibility of building a natural gas pipeline to Europe, tapping huge gas reserves discovered in the eastern Mediterranean in recent years ...