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Tarsheed helps Qatar save QR1.75bn by reducing electricity, water consumption

Tarsheed helps Qatar save QR1.75bn by reducing electricity, water consumption

The prestigious National Programme for Conservation and Energy Efficiency (Tarsheed) by General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa) has helped Qatar save QR1.75bn in 2018 ...

Global gas consumption set to jump 53% by 2040: GECF

Global gas consumption set to jump 53% by 2040: GECF

Natural gas will become the fastest growing fossil fuel, with an annual growth rate of 1.8%, reaching 5395bn cubic metres (bcm) in 2040, points out Dr S.M.Hossein Adeli, GECF secretary general

New energy consumption regulations for household appliances in 2018

New energy consumption regulations for household appliances in 2018

Close on the heels of implementing a new regulation for energy efficient air conditioners, Qatar will introduce new directives in 2018 to regulate several other household appliances, a top official has disclosed.

IEA raises forecast for global oil demand this year

IEA raises forecast for global oil demand this year

Global demand for oil will be slightly higher than expected this year, driven by increased consumption in India, the US and Germany, the International Energy Agency (IEA) predicted on Thursday.

Sri Lankan man fined, jailed for illicit drug trade

Sri Lankan man fined, jailed for illicit drug trade

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a Sri Lankan man to two years in jail and a fine of QR200,000 for illicit drug consumption and trade.

US gasoline consumption shows surprise fall in April

US gasoline consumption shows surprise fall in April

US gasoline consumption was significantly lower in April than reported at the time, new data published by the Energy Information Administration show.

Man sentenced five years in jail for drug trading

Man sentenced five years in jail for drug trading

A Doha Criminal Court has sentenced a man to five years in jail and a fine of QR200,000 for illicit drugs consumption and trading.