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Nina Chestney

GRAPHIC-Global coal, LNG prices tumble as supply surges and demand weakens

15 Feb 2019

* Thermal coal and LNG supply hits multi-year highs in January

Tests at Cuadrilla's British fracking site show substantial gas flows

06 Feb 2019

LONDON Tests of the first shale well at Cuadrilla's site in northwest England show a rich reservoir of high quality and recoverable gas, the British firm said on Wednesday, adding that rules that have constrained its testing work should be eased.

REFILE-Tests at Cuadrilla's UK fracking site show substantial gas flows

06 Feb 2019

LONDON, Feb 6 Tests of the first shale well at Cuadrilla's site in northwest England show a rich reservoir of high quality and recoverable gas, the British firm said on Wednesday, adding that rules that have constrained its testing work should be eased.

Oil and gas executives expect to boost spending this year - survey

21 Jan 2019

LONDON The majority of senior energy industry executives expect to maintain or increase spending this year to meet demand for oil and gas after years of austerity, a survey by DNV GL shows.

Hitachi halts UK nuclear project as energy supply crunch looms

17 Jan 2019

LONDON/TOKYO Japan's Hitachi Ltd put a $28 billion (£21.6 billion) nuclear power project in Britain on hold on Thursday, dealing a blow to the country's plans for the replacement of ageing plants. | Video

TAP gas pipeline completes 3.9 billion euro project financing

11 Jan 2019

LONDON The Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) has completed its 3.9 billion euro (£3.5 billion) project financing, paving the way for construction to be completed for start-up in 2020, its managing director said on Friday.

Nations agree global climate pact rules, but seen as weak

17 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Nearly 200 countries overcame political divisions late on Saturday to agree on rules for implementing a landmark global climate deal, but critics say it is not ambitious enough to prevent the dangerous effects of global warming. | Video

Climate talks pass baton in race to stop global warming

17 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Fractious climate change talks in Poland showed the limits of international action to limit global warming in a polarised world, putting the onus on individual governments, cities and communities to stop temperatures rising.

Kattowitz-Konferenz beschließt Schlachtplan für Klimarettung

16 Dec 2018

Kattowitz Nach zähem Ringen haben sich knapp 200 Staaten im polnischen Kattowitz auf eine Strategie zur Umsetzung der Pariser Klimaziele von 2015 geeinigt.

Climate talks pass baton in race to stop global warming

16 Dec 2018

KATOWICE, Poland Fractious climate change talks in Poland showed the limits of international action to limit global warming in a polarized world, putting the onus on individual governments, cities and communities to stop temperatures rising.

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