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Chen Aizhu

Landmark Siberian gas to test CNPC's marketing mettle in China's backwaters

02 Dec 2019

(This Nov 29 story corrects spelling of IHS "Markit" in paragraph 28, not "market".)

Landmark Siberian gas to test CNPC's marketing mettle in China's backwaters

29 Nov 2019

HARBIN, China/SINGAPORE/MOSCOW Across China's coal-burning northeastern provinces, pipelines are being laid, contracts signed and coal-fired boilers ripped out ahead of the arrival next week of the country's first piped natural gas from Russia.

Sinopec to launch $5.7 billion South China refinery in Q2 2020, seek Kuwaiti oil - sources

20 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE China's Sinopec Corp is set to launch a new $5.7 billion refining and petrochemical complex in the south of the country in second-quarter 2020 using crude oil from Kuwait as a key feedstock, industry officials with knowledge of the matter said.

Sinopec to launch $5.7 bln S.China refinery in Q2 2020, seek Kuwaiti oil -sources

20 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE, Nov 20 China's Sinopec Corp is set to launch a new $5.7 billion refining and petrochemical complex in the south of the country in second-quarter 2020 using crude oil from Kuwait as a key feedstock, industry officials with knowledge of the matter said.

China Sinopec plans 100-barge fleet to ship cleaner marine fuel: source

14 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE China's Sinopec Corp plans to build a fleet of 100 barges over the next three years to supply marine fuel compliant with new global emission standards, said a Chinese shipping executive with direct knowledge of the matter.

China gas demand growth halved this winter as coal conversion slows

08 Nov 2019

BEIJING/SINGAPORE China's natural gas demand is expected to expand at half the rate this winter compared to a year earlier, as Beijing slows its gasification push due to a weaker economy and competition from cheaper coal, state oil officials said on Friday.

UPDATE 2-China gas demand growth halved this winter as coal conversion slows

08 Nov 2019

* China Oct gas imports in first yr/yr decline in 3 years (Adds demand growth comparison; comment on subsidies)

China crude imports hit record; gas imports in first fall in three years

08 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE/BEIJING China's crude oil imports in October rose 11.5% from a year earlier to a record high, customs data showed on Friday, as new refineries bolstered demand and small independent plants maintained throughput amid steady refining margins.

UPDATE 1-China crude imports hit record; gas imports in 1st fall in 3 yrs

08 Nov 2019

* Oct gas imports -10.6% on yr, first yoy fall since Nov 2016

China wind power firm plans $1 billion LNG terminal by end-2022

01 Nov 2019

SINGAPORE China's Suntien Green Energy Co. Ltd , a wind power producer and piped gas distributor, plans to build a $1 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) receiving terminal in north China by end-2022, after its investment plans won state approval, a company official said.

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