Tag: gas

BUSINESS

Germany Energy Firm Backslides

One of Germany’s biggest energy firms has said it is preparing to buy Russian gas using a payment system that critics say will undermine EU sanctions. Uniper says it will pay in euros which will be converted into roubles, meeting a Kremlin demand for all transactions to be made in the Russian currency. Other European energy firms are reportedly preparing […]

POLITICS

Emergency Fuel Waiver Set For The Summer Driving Season

In a press release, White House press secretary Jen Psaki noted that U.S. President Joe Biden is pulling out all the stops to ensure that the American people do not suffer unnecessarily through gas price hikes caused by the Russian invasion of Ukraine. She said, “Today, the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it is issuing an emergency fuel waiver to […]

NEWS

Bids On For Guyana’s Gas-To-Energy Project

Guyana has received bids from Trinidad and Tobago, Brazil, the United States, and China for the pre-qualification for its US$900 million gas-to-energy project. Twelve bids from local, regional and international firms were submitted. A government statement said the rationale for the combination of the power plant and the Natural Gas Liquids facilities is guided by findings by Esso Exploration and […]

POLITICS

Jen Psaki — Biden’s Administration Opposed To Raise Gas Tax

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki defends gas prices as ‘well in line’ with recent decades as they reached the highest prices since 2014 ahead of Memorial Day weekend. Psaki noted that the COVID-19 pandemic is in retreat and life is returning to normal, “consequently more people are traveling this Memorial Day weekend.” “Americans are hitting the road, they are […]