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Irina Slav

Oilprice.com

Contributor since: 17 Jan 2016

Irina Slav

Biography

Irina is a writer for the U.S.-based Divergente LLC consulting firm with over a decade of experience writing on the oil and gas industry.

Latest news from Irina

  • Kinder Morgan Ready To Start $5.48 Billion Trans Mountain Oil Pipeline Extension

    Published 26 May 2017 | viewed 3,560 times

    Kinder Morgan is ready to go ahead with its expansion project for the Trans Mountain crude oil pipeline, the company said in a press release.…

  • Equatorial Guinea Joins OPEC

    Published 25 May 2017 | viewed 4,764 times

    Equatorial Guinea has become the 14th member of OPEC on the day the cartel announced a nine-month extension of its November 2016 crude oil production…

  • Libya Insists On Keeping Oil Output Cut Exemption

    Published 25 May 2017 | viewed 3,905 times

    Libya has insisted that it remains exempt from the oil output reduction deal that OPEC today decided to extend by another nine months, to March 2018.…

  • Norway’s Disgruntled Oil Workers Settle On 2017 Wages

    Published 24 May 2017 | viewed 3,191 times

    The great majority of oil workers in Norway, or 87 percent,, have agreed on wages for this year with the companies that employ them. The…

  • China’s CNPC Ready To Splash $2B On Peru Oil Field

    Published 24 May 2017 | viewed 3,123 times

    China’s biggest oil and gas state company, CNPC, is willing to spend US$2 billion on the development of Block 58 in southern Peru. The news…

  • Ecopetrol Losing 26,000 Bpd Due To Unrest

    Published 23 May 2017 | viewed 1,998 times

    Colombia’s state energy company Ecopetrol is losing oil production at the rate of 26,000 barrels daily because of protests that forced the company to partially suspend…

  • Royal Navy Trains For LNG Tanker Bomb Attacks

    Published 23 May 2017 | viewed 2,886 times

    The British Royal Navy has been preparing to counteract a potential terrorist attack on LNG carriers for the last two years, a source from the…

  • Tunisian Oil Protests Continue, Second Pumping Station Closed

    Published 22 May 2017 | viewed 2,693 times

    Protesters in southern Tunisia have closed another oil pumping station in the Kebili province, signaling that the months-long sit-ins and gatherings are nowhere near an end.…

  • GE Strikes Deals Worth $15B In Saudi Arabia

    Published 22 May 2017 | viewed 6,111 times

    GE has closed preliminary agreements with Riyadh on a number of projects worth a collective US$15 billion, the company said. GE’s Vice Chairman John Rice…

  • Iraq Starts Paying Off $1 Billion Power Debt To Iran

    Published 19 May 2017 | viewed 5,168 times

    Iraq has made a US$300-million payment to Iran under a power export agreement, according to Azeri news media Trend, quoting Iran’s Deputy Energy Minister Houshang Falahatian.…

  • Colombia’s Oil Reserves Shrink

    Published 19 May 2017 | viewed 5,668 times

    Colombia’s crude oil reserves declined by 16.8 percent last year, according to the country’s natural resources ministry, but things are changing this year and more…

  • Petrobras May Pay First Dividend In 3 Years

    Published 18 May 2017 | viewed 2,970 times

    Brazil’s state energy major Petrobras last distributed a dividend in April 2014. This year could mark the return of the payouts as the company eyes…

  • Algeria Headed For Unrest As Oil Subsidies Set To End

    Published 18 May 2017 | viewed 4,969 times

    Algeria is planning to reduce oil subsidies further as a way of cutting public spending amid consistently low oil prices, the North African country’s Finance…

  • Iraq Emerges As India’s Top Oil Supplier

    Published 17 May 2017 | viewed 2,641 times

    India imported more than 1 million bpd from Iraq last month, which made OPEC’s second-largest producer the top crude supplier to the Asian economy, data from…

  • Tullow Strikes More Oil In Kenya

    Published 17 May 2017 | viewed 5,447 times

    Tullow Oil has announced a find in the Emekuya-1 oil well in the South Lokichar basin in the northwestern part of the country. The exploration well…

  • Global Oil Supplies Inch Down In April: IEA

    Published 16 May 2017 | viewed 6,969 times

    Global crude oil supply inched down by 140,000 barrels daily last month, to 96.17 million bpd, the International Energy Agency said in the latest edition of…

  • OPEC Export Revenues Down 15% In 2016

    Published 16 May 2017 | viewed 3,381 times

    The Energy Information Administration has estimated that the oil export revenues of OPEC members last year declined by 15 percent on 2015 to US$433 billion, on…

  • Russian Oil Companies Won’t Receive Compensation For Cut Extension

    Published 16 May 2017 | viewed 4,339 times

    Russia’s oil companies that are taking part in the OPEC-led production cut effort will not receive any compensation for the reduced output, Energy Minister Alexander…

  • Libyan Oil Output Tops 800,000 Bpd

    Published 15 May 2017 | viewed 3,422 times

    Ahead of the OPEC meeting on May 25 when the cartel will officially announce an output cut extension into 2018, Libya reported its daily crude…

  • Power Of Siberia Pipeline Ahead Of Schedule

    Published 15 May 2017 | viewed 4,041 times

    The Power of Siberia gas pipeline that will carry Russian natural gas to China is moving ahead of schedule, with 720 km of the 3,000-km…

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