Downstream©2014 Petroleum Economist60DownstreamFading hopes for UK's Milford Haven refinery, 08 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTBuyers' uncertainty crimps LNG supply, 03 Apr 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK energy output hits new low as net imports soar, 28 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTDroughts, World Cup drive Brazilian LNG demand, 21 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTCarbon capture on its way?The ‘unproven’ technology may finally prove its worth as projects around the world are getting the green light, writes Robin M Mills, 20 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTShort-term surgeOil output is rising quickly, but many problems still afflict Iraq’s energy sector, writes Derek Brower, 19 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTTanzania edges along the LNG road, 06 Mar 2014 00:00:00 GMTUS paralysed by climate policy THE latest developments in the tortuous Keystone XL pipeline review highlight the contradictions in US energy and climate change policies., 18 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMTCheap US LNG ‘just a mirage’, 17 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMTChina rediscovers its appetite for LNG, 13 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMTPanama Canal deadlock threatens new US-Asia energy trade, 07 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMTEast African products pipeline firms up, 05 Feb 2014 00:00:00 GMTLibya's rebels struggle to secure cash - and recognitionOil remains at the heart of an increasingly bitter war of words between the government in Tripoli and Benghazi-based insurgents. Wil Crisp reports, 20 Jan 2014 00:00:00 GMTRotterdam business under pressureIndependent storage operators at the Dutch port are facing a squeeze while Antwerp has seen growth in volumes, Martin Quinlan writes, 18 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTGulf is best in the USIndependent oil storage operators in the US are mostly experiencing difficult times but business is good on the Gulf coast, Martin Quinlan writes, 18 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTSingapore meets Greater Singapore New independent oil storage terminals due to start-up in 2014 and 2015 could threaten Singapore’s good times, Martin Quinlan writes, 18 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTIt depends on where you areBusiness trends in independent oil storage have diverged geographically, with profits led by terminals serving the long-distance trade in refined products, Martin Quinlan writes, 18 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTTehran moots contract changesIran is preparing for a complete overhaul of its contract model, confident that the improved political atmosphere in light of the P5+1 deal will attract major international firms – so long as the terms are sufficiently inviting, reports James Gavin, 17 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTLibya rebels warn oil port bid will result in ‘extreme anarchy’The rebel group that controls three of Libya’s biggest oil ports has rejected a pledge by Libyan Prime Minister Ali Zeidan to reopen the terminals on 15 December, writes Will Crisp, 13 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTCoal seen as fuel to drive emerging economiesFossil fuels are seen as the solution to developing nation’s energy woes, writes Conal Urquhart, 05 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTRail plugs the gaps in North America’s oil network, 02 Dec 2013 00:00:00 GMTCrisis in CaracasWhat do you do if you’re the leader of a country facing rampant inflation, shortages of basic goods such as milk and toilet paper, a dollar shortage and sinking popularity that threatens to drag down your party in upcoming local elections?, 29 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTChina stokes spot LNG market, 25 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTNigeria’s downstream chaos could sink planned refinery sale, 21 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT'LNG suppliers must price flexibly'Suppliers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) must prepare to be more flexible with their pricing because of uncertainty over gas demand from Europe and Japan, writes Helen Robertson, 15 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTCNPC buys Petrobras' Peru business in $2.6 bn deal, 14 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTEU must step up to boost gas industry, 13 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTBrazil’s $1 trillion oil challenge, 13 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTIEA: We still need you, OpecMiddle East oil will dominate again when US supplies fade - unless high oil prices spur more efficiency first, writes Derek Brower, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMTOpec pins hopes on China's cars and shale's failureThe producers' group has released its latest oil outlook. And, as Derek Brower reports, the cartel has based some of its predictions on the unknown, 12 Nov 2013 00:00:00 GMT