Archive for the ‘Finance’ Category

Chevron’s new chief vows to keep lid on spending

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018

Michael Wirth prioritises cost controls and dividend cover over riskier growth

Carlyle looks to raise $4bn fund for oil and gas assets

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Buyout group to invest in projects outside North America as majors step back spending

Gas flaring drops off globally, but US and others buck the trend

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Uncertain progress is being made towards eliminating wasteful and polluting practice

Oil trader Vitol to invest in European wind farms

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

€200m will be sunk into a new fund that will make the investments

Renewable investment slowdown raises climate threat

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Drop in spending on ‘green’ power generation in 2017 expected to continue this year

BMW gains right to buy into Chinese battery maker CATL

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Joint venture BMW Brilliance entitled to purchase up to $430m equity stake after $4.7bn supply deal

Renewables slow down raises climate, pollution threats

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Investment into fossil fuel energy supply has stabilised

How Russian gas became Europe’s most divisive commodity

Tuesday, July 17th, 2018

Nord Stream 2 will pipe energy to Germany, but critics warn of political tensions

Oil prices fall more than 4 per cent on supply outlook

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Germany urges Russia to maintain Kiev’s gas pipeline role

Monday, July 16th, 2018

Talks aim to ensure Nord Stream 2 project does not cut out Ukraine