Biden’s Dirty Oil Deal With Venezuela – WSJ – The Wall Street Journal

Biden’s Dirty Oil Deal With Venezuela – WSJ – The Wall Street Journal

Biden’s Dirty Oil Deal With Venezuela – WSJThe Wall Street Journal US grants Chevron license to pump oil in VenezuelaThe Washington Post Biden eases Venezuela sanctions to aid talks between Maduro, oppositionCAT US gives Chevron go ahead to pump oil in Venezuela againAxios Biden allowing Chevron to drill in Venezuela ‘makes absolutely no sense’: Stephen … Read more

Kherson civilians evacuated as Russia intensifies bombings – POLITICO

Russian forces are intensifying their shelling of Kyiv-controlled territories in the Kherson region, as Ukrainian authorities evacuate civilians to safer areas. Yaroslav Yanushevych, the regional governor of Kherson, said on Sunday that Russian forces shelled the region 54 times during the past day, using “terror tactics.” Moscow’s troops “purposefully hit civilians in the region,” he … Read more

Despite Shift, Markets Face Long Wait for Venezuelan Oil – The Wall Street Journal

Despite Shift, Markets Face Long Wait for Venezuelan OilThe Wall Street Journal

Exxon Mobil Has a Potash Problem in the Permian Basin – WSJ – The Wall Street Journal

Exxon Mobil Has a Potash Problem in the Permian Basin – WSJThe Wall Street Journal

Ghana plans to buy oil with gold instead of US dollars

ACCRA, Nov 24 (Reuters) – Ghana’s government is working on a new policy to buy oil products with gold rather than US dollar reserves, Vice-President Mahamudu Bawumia said on Facebook on Thursday. The move is meant to tackle dwindling foreign currency reserves coupled with demand for dollars by oil importers, which is weakening the local … Read more

Chinese Oil Giant Spends $1.9 Billion On 5% Stake Of Huge Brazilian Oilfield

China’s oil and gas giant CNOOC has paid Brazil’s Petrobras $1.9 billion to buy 5% in the production sharing contract for the huge Buzios offshore oilfield, the Brazilian state oil firm said in a statement. After the agreement, subject to approval from Brazil’s ministry of energy and mines, comes into effect, Petrobras will hold 85% … Read more

Rural properties going off-grid with renewables for energy security and to reduce costs

When Roxanne and Luke Hinton started planning their finger lime farm on the idyllic Capricorn Coast several years ago, they had little idea it would double as a highly successful off-grid wedding venue in just a few years. “We wanted to build something meaningful for us and our family,” Ms Hinton said. The entire operation … Read more

OPEC+ meeting to take into account market conditions – Iraqi official

CAIRO, Nov 26 (Reuters) – The OPEC+ meeting in December will take into account the condition and balance of the market, Iraq’s state news agency quoted Saadoun Mohsen, a senior official at the country’s state oil marketer SOMO, as saying on Saturday. OPEC+’s October decision to reduce production by two million barrels per day (bpd) … Read more

Germany Warns Of Rationing This Winter If Gas Storage Dips Below 40%

Germany may have to take drastic measures such as gas rationing if levels of gas in storage drop below 40% by February 1st next year, according to the German Federal Network Agency, which will enact such measures if necessary. Germany’s gas storage sites were 99% full at the start of the heating season and the … Read more

Chevron Gets New US License to Pump Oil in Venezuela Again

Business License from Treasury Department allows firm to return to country’s oil fields after years of strict sanctions