Upstreamhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/RSS.aspx?FeedID=2155©2014 Petroleum Economist60UpstreamUK's cities the key to green growth http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3362746/UKs-cities-the-key-to-green-growth.htmlThu, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIndustry welcomes North Sea tax review http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3361268/Industry-welcomes-North-Sea-tax-review.htmlMon, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTAustralia ready to reap rewardsDespite high development costs the country will soon be the world’s biggest LNG exporter – and offers plenty more in the upstream toohttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359267/Australia-ready-to-reap-rewards.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTQueensland, the CBM-to-LNG powerhouseThe state is taking advantage of its vast coal resources to carve out a new nichehttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359261/Queensland-the-CBM-to-LNG-powerhouse.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTCollaboration on cards for LNGSurging development costs have put the next wave of projects on ice, but gas players are finally teaming up to help trim costshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359262/Collaboration-on-cards-for-LNG.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTCautious explorers still eyeing new opportunitiesHigh costs and mature areas have not deterred investors from Australia's upstreamhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359255/Cautious-explorers-still-eyeing-new-opportunities.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTOil, gas and spy games in the Timor SeaClaims of skullduggery reignite battle for riches in contested watershttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359254/Oil-gas-and-spy-games-in-the-Timor-Sea.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTVery forward about going backwards The country’s short-term perspective and regressive approach to climate policy is drawing flakhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359251/Very-forward-about-going-backwards.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTRenewable energy drive in jeopardyThe Liberal-National coalition’s rise has set back the country’s green push. But distributed generation still offers plenty of potentialhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3359249/Renewable-energy-drive-in-jeopardy.htmlTue, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIraq's disintegration should sound alarm bellshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3358720/Iraqs-disintegration-should-sound-alarm-bells.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTWhat now for Iraqi oil? The Islamist-led Sunni surge leaves Iraq on the brink of collapse. Derek Brower assesses what it means for the country’s oil industryhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3358613/What-now-for-Iraqi-oil.htmlMon, 07 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTRequiem for a dream?Three years on, the euphoria surrounding South Sudan’s independence has ebbed away as the country slides deeper into civil war, writes Luke Pateyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354893/Requiem-for-a-dream.htmlFri, 04 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTWPC delegates take hard look at Russia’s energy future http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3357898/WPC-delegates-take-hard-look-at-Russias-energy-future.htmlThu, 03 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTClimbing up the chemicals cycleThe chemicals business cycle edged upwards in 2013 and there are hopes for more progress this year, Martin Quinlan writeshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3357558/Climbing-up-the-chemicals-cycle.htmlWed, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTCutting the costs of CCSCooperation and collaboration are key to deploying the next generation of carbon capture technology, writes Frank Ellingsenhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355206/Cutting-the-costs-of-CCS.htmlFri, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTPetrobras adds to pre-salt cache http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355233/Petrobras-adds-to-pre-salt-cache.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTTanzania discovery points to four-train LNG http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3355208/Tanzania-discovery-points-to-four-train-LNG.htmlWed, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUganda refinery bidders pared-down to twohttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354896/Uganda-refinery-bidders-pared-down-to-two.htmlTue, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAngola’s Clov lifts Totalhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3354520/Angolas-Clov-lifts-Total.htmlMon, 23 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTVenezuela woes hit China’s Petro-Kinghttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3353489/Venezuela-woes-hit-Chinas-Petro-King.htmlThu, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTChina’s oil risks limited in Iraq crisishttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3352286/Chinas-oil-risks-limited-in-Iraq-crisis.htmlMon, 16 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTTaking a betInterest in Morocco's hydrocarbons sector is growing. Yet with only a number of high-profile exploration failures to its credit, will explorers take the chance? Sherelle Jacobs reportshttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3351736/Taking-a-bet.htmlFri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTPipelines, not LNG, for East Med gashttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3350441/Pipelines-not-LNG-for-East-Med-gas.htmlTue, 10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTRenewable sources key to cheaper energyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3350260/Renewable-sources-key-to-cheaper-energy.htmlTue, 10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTExplorers gear up for 2015 Falklands campaignhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3350252/Explorers-gear-up-for-2015-Falklands-campaign.htmlTue, 10 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTIEA warns of looming energy investment shortfall http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3348549/IEA-warns-of-looming-energy-investment-shortfall.htmlWed, 04 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTRisky RussiaTo build on recent success in its energy sector, the country needs more Western capital and technology. Vladimir Putin is putting that in jeopardyhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3347046/Risky-Russia.htmlFri, 30 May 2014 00:00:00 GMTEastern promiseRussia’s strategic shift to Asia will put the world’s largest energy producer at the centre of the world’s biggest energy markethttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3347043/Eastern-promise.htmlFri, 30 May 2014 00:00:00 GMTUncomfortable bedfellowsCan Europe’s gas consumers and Russia’s producers cope without each other? http://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3347040/Uncomfortable-bedfellows.htmlFri, 30 May 2014 00:00:00 GMTNimble services firms fast to take Russian opportunitiesThe country’s shift to trickier reserves and enhanced oil recovery is behind a surging oilfield services sectorhttp://www.petroleum-economist.com/Article/3347036/Nimble-services-firms-fast-to-take-Russian-opportunities.htmlFri, 30 May 2014 00:00:00 GMT