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United Kingdom

John Kemp

Column: U.S. refiners limit crude processing amid slack fuel demand

4:57pm BST

LONDON U.S. refineries have cut the volume of crude processed so far this year, but stocks of gasoline and distillates remain ample, highlighting the slack demand for transportation fuels.

RPT-COLUMN-Britain’s blackout points to need for more reserves: Kemp

2:00am BST

LONDON, Aug 21 National Grid’s interim report into the blackout which hit Britain earlier this month provides a useful timeline of the faults and trips on the network, but leaves important questions about reliability unanswered.

Column: Britain’s blackout points to need for more reserves

21 Aug 2019

LONDON National Grid’s interim report into the blackout which hit Britain earlier this month provides a useful timeline of the faults and trips on the network, but leaves important questions about reliability unanswered.

RPT-COLUMN-Oil market starts to rebalance at lower prices: Kemp

21 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 20 Global oil consumption is falling at the fastest rate for almost five years as manufacturing activity and trade flows slip around the world and vehicle production tumbles.

Column: Oil market starts to rebalance at lower prices

20 Aug 2019

LONDON Global oil consumption is falling at the fastest rate for almost five years as manufacturing activity and trade flows slip around the world and vehicle production tumbles.

RPT-COLUMN-Hedge funds sell oil as global economy slows: Kemp

20 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 19 Hedge funds cut their bullish positions in petroleum last week for the second week running as anxiety about the slowing global economy and oil consumption trumped optimism over production restraint by OPEC and its allies.

Column: Hedge funds sell oil as global economy slows

19 Aug 2019

LONDON Hedge funds cut their bullish positions in petroleum last week for the second week running as anxiety about the slowing global economy and oil consumption trumped optimism over production restraint by OPEC and its allies.

RPT-COLUMN-U.S. auto sector outlook is softening: Kemp

19 Aug 2019

LONDON, Aug 16 U.S. motor manufacturing has been a rare bright spot amid a worldwide slowdown in the auto sector and a cooling in the rest of U.S. industry, but there are signs U.S. automakers could now be running into headwinds as well.

Column: U.S. auto sector outlook is softening

16 Aug 2019

LONDON U.S. motor manufacturing has been a rare bright spot amid a worldwide slowdown in the auto sector and a cooling in the rest of U.S. industry, but there are signs U.S. automakers could now be running into headwinds as well.

Column: Britain's blackout raises questions about reliability

15 Aug 2019

LONDON Britain’s widespread power outage last Friday, which cut electricity to hundreds of thousands of homes and hit parts of the rail network, has raised uncomfortable questions about the reliability of the electricity system.

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