• 4 minutes USGS Announces Largest Continuous Oil Assessment in Texas and New Mexico
  • 10 minutes IT IS FINISHED. OPEC Victorious
  • 16 minutes GOODBYE FOREIGN OIL DEPENDENCE!!
  • 13 hours The Great Climate Change Swindle
  • 48 mins Paris Is Burning Over Climate Change Taxes -- Is America Next?
  • 5 hours End of EV Subsidies?
  • 3 hours Price Decline in Chinese Solar Panels
  • 29 mins Maersk's COO statment.
  • 1 day S. Australia showing the way
  • 23 hours More OPEC Members May Leave
  • 14 hours China Builds LNG Icebreaker
  • 11 mins Trump accuses Google Of Hiding 'Fair Media' Coverage of him
  • 17 hours Exxon buys green power.
  • 7 hours EPA To Roll Back Carbon Rule On New Coal Plants
  • 2 days I Believe I Can Fly: Proposed U.S. Space Force Budget Could Be Less Than $5 Billion
  • 2 days Qatar Leaving what is the effect on prices
Iran Threatens To Close Key Oil Choke Point

Iran Threatens To Close Key Oil Choke Point

With a U.S. aircraft carrier…

Is This The Most Crucial Factor For Oil In 2019?

Is This The Most Crucial Factor For Oil In 2019?

Weakness in global equities and…

Turkey to Host Iraqi Energy Conference

London's Energy Exchange will host an Iraqi Energy Conference in Istanbul next month.

The Energy Exchange issued a press release noting that the "Iraq 2011: Future Energy" four-day conference will be held in Istanbul beginning on 26 September, noting, "At the event, leading industry experts and decision-makers will unveil the significant investment opportunities in Iraq's oil and gas, power, electricity and related infrastructure sectors. The second day of the conference will feature speakers clarifying the political and energy situation in Iraq, along with investment opportunities and action plans for downstream projects. In addition, the case for regulating the upstream petroleum sector will be presented, as well as the necessity of mandatory benchmarks in order to maximize success in upstream activities in the oil and gas sector."

Energy Exchange senior project manager Sidharth Mehta said, "The oil and gas, power, and electricity infrastructure sectors in Iraq have been struggling for several years now. An average of 6 hours of electricity is available daily, which causes significant problems, especially during summer. The (Iraqi) Ministry of Electricity needs to raise $29 billion between 2015 and 2030 to meet their strategic plans. The four-day "Iraq 2011: Future Energy" summit will provide the ideal platform to network and learn about the profitable opportunities arising in Iraq," Zaman newspaper reported.

By. Charles Kennedy, Deputy Editor OilPrice.com



Join the discussion | Back to homepage

Leave a comment

Leave a comment

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News
-->