Corporate and markets©2014 Petroleum Economist60Corporate and marketsEnd of Libyan oil blockade comes with risksAn agreement to resume exports has reassured oil markets. But several hurdles remain, Chris Stephen reports from Tripoli, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTBrazil's gas prospects dimFacing an increasingly costly import dependence its time the country re-thinks its strategy, 22 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK's cities the key to green growth, 17 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTONGC sell off forces action on gas-price reform, 15 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIndustry welcomes North Sea tax review, 14 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlobal oil demand to rise on non-OECD growth, 14 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 costs, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTOil, gas and spy games in the Timor SeaClaims of skullduggery reignite battle for riches in contested waters, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTTesting times for Australia’s big gas players The country’s major energy firms are looking further afield for growth, 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 flak, 08 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTIraq's disintegration should sound alarm bells, 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 industry, 07 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTFacing up to the challenge The biggest difficulty facing upstream companies is not finding reserves – it is bringing fields on stream on time and on budget, argue Antoine Rostand, Tamás Seregi and Arnold Volkenborn, from Schlumberger Business Consulting (SBC), 05 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 Patey, 04 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTWPC delegates take hard look at Russia’s energy future, 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 writes, 02 Jul 2014 00:00:00 GMTUneven progress for chemicalsThe worldwide chemicals business is strengthening but Europe is lagging, Martin Quinlan writes, 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 Ellingsen, 27 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAustralian climate policy thrown into disarray, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUK’s Stanlow refinery under threat, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTChevron departure marks Chad decline, 26 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTGazprom and OMV forge South Stream Austria, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTOil prices hit 2014 highs on Iraq supply fears, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTPetrobras adds to pre-salt cache, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTTanzania discovery points to four-train LNG, 25 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTCroatia resumes hostilities with Hungary over INA, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTUganda refinery bidders pared-down to two, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTGlobal oil production up on non-Opec rises, 24 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTAngola’s Clov lifts Total, 23 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMTVenezuela woes hit China’s Petro-King, 19 Jun 2014 00:00:00 GMT