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Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escort fuel tankers as drivers strike

Portuguese police escorted fuel trucks on Monday to supply petrol stations at the start of a tanker drivers' strike, an AFP reporter said.

Qeeri joins international energy research group

Qeeri joins international energy research group

Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (Qeeri), part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding ( MoU) with the Photovoltaic Collaborative ...

BHGE sees 'significant' growth prospects in energy-rich Qatar

BHGE sees 'significant' growth prospects in energy-rich Qatar

Baker Hughes, a GE company (BHGE) sees “significant” growth prospects in Qatar, especially as the country focuses on “unlocking the potential” of its gas reserves, said Ayman Khattab ...

EU court rejects historic citizen's climate case

EU court rejects historic citizen's climate case

The European Court of Justice has thrown out a landmark case brought by 10 families who sued the European Union over the threats climate change poses to their homes and livelihoods, lawyers said Wednesday.

Energy efficient certification for hotels to be launched

Energy efficient certification for hotels to be launched

The Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) is set to launch an energy efficiency certification programme for hotels and prepare a comprehensive strategy to encourage the use of solar energy ...

Albania open to investments in tourism, energy, infra development

Albania open to investments in tourism, energy, infra development

Albania is offering Qatar a wide range of investment opportunities in tourism, energy, and infrastructure development, as well as public private partnership (PPP) schemes, Prime Minister Edi Rama said on Tuesday.

Energy price fluctuations not significantly affected Qatar’s economic priorities, strategies: al-Kuwari

Energy price fluctuations not significantly affected Qatar’s economic priorities, strategies: al-Kuwari

Oil and gas price fluctuations have not "significantly affected" Qatar’s economic priorities and strategies, said HE the Minister of Commerce and Industry Ali bin Ahmed al-Kuwari.

Lights out in Sydney for Earth Hour conservation campaign

Lights out in Sydney for Earth Hour conservation campaign

The Sydney Opera House and the Harbour Bridge were plunged into darkness for an hour Saturday to raise awareness about climate change and its impact on the planet's vanishing biodiversity.

Guaido, Maduro rallies set as Venezuela emerges from blackout

Guaido, Maduro rallies set as Venezuela emerges from blackout

Thousands of Venezuelans prepared to protest once again Saturday as opposition leader Juan Guaido cranks up the pressure on beleaguered President Nicolas Maduro and the lights came back on following an electricity ...

India, China to drive natural gas market until 2040: IEF secretary general

India, China to drive natural gas market until 2040: IEF secretary general

India and China will drive the natural gas market until 2040, International Energy Forum (IEF) secretary general Dr Sun Xiansheng said even as he underlined natural gas ...

Natural gas plays major role in energy transition: Qatargas CEO

Natural gas plays major role in energy transition: Qatargas CEO

Qatargas CEO Sheikh Khalid bin Khalifa al-Thani has underscored the significance of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a “destination fuel” in the future of energy, playing a major role in the ‘energy transition’ ...

BP's 2018 profit doubles to 5-year high as output soars

BP's 2018 profit doubles to 5-year high as output soars

BP joined its competitors in posting a strong 2018 performance, with a doubling of profits driven by strong growth in oil and gas output following a large US shale acquisition.