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Idemitsu - Showa Shell, One Step Closer

After proving to be a thorn in the side of the planned merger between Japanese refiners Idemitsu and Showa Shell Sekiyu since 2016, the family of Idemitsu's founder Sazo Idemitsu has now acquiesced to the wishes of Idemitsu's board and dropped its opposition to the merger. This paves the way for th ...

Easwaran Kanason


Posted 5 days agoOpinion > IdemitsuShowa ShellJapan +2

MHPS Completes Upgrade Work on Natural-Gas-Fired GTCC Power Plant Operated by Daigas Group

Upgrade Achieves Improvements in Power Generation Efficiency and Start-up Flexibility - Original gas turbine replaced by heavy-duty H-100 model - First unit assembled at Takasago Works after PMI-based reorganization YOKOHAMA, Japan, June 12, 2018 - (JCN Newswire) -  Mitsubishi Hitachi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 1 month agoPress > MHPSnatural gasDaigas Group +2

China Becomes World’s Second Largest LNG Importer, Behind Japan

Source: GIIGNL LNG reports (2010-16), Global Trade Tracker export-import trade statistics (2017), and IHS Markit China surpassed South Korea to become the world's second-largest importer of liquefied natural gas (LNG) in 2017, according to data from IHS Markit and official Chinese government s ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAChina +5

MHI: H-100 Gas Turbine Successfully Completes Low NOx Testing, Confirms Industry-Leading Performance

TOKYO, Nov 20, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. (MHI), Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems, Ltd. (MHPS) and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Compressor Corporation (MCO) have successfully completed testing of MHPS's 2-shaft 120MW H-100 Gas Turbine. The H-100 utilizes the latest comb ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 7 months agoPress > MHIMitsubishi Heavy IndustriesGas Turbine +4

EIA Forecasts Growth in World Nuclear Electricity Capacity, Led by Non-OECD Countries

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, International Energy Outlook 2017 Reference case Note: OECD is the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development. EIA's International Energy Outlook 2017 (IEO2017) projects that global nuclear capacity will grow at an average an ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 8 months agoOpinion > ChinaElectricityNon-OECD +5

Fries with that?! The US takes a big bite out of the Nigerian pie

It's not been an easy couple of years to be in the oil and gas sector in Nigeria. The last government seems to have given away enormously under-valued concessions to anyone that asked, the currency has fallen off a cliff and no one really knows what it's worth, and oil prices have hardly been kind t ...

Derby Omokoh - Upstream Consulting Company Lagos


Posted 1 year agoOpinion > USANigeriaJapan +6