fuel market

Brazil’s gasoline imports to rise

August 27th, 2012 - 12:27 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Aug 27 (IANS/EFE) Brazil's gasoline imports will rise a minimum of 354 percent by 2020 due to falling sugar-cane ethanol production, the media reported, citing a government study.The ... Read more...

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Sri Lanka rejects Indian offer to upgrade refinery

April 29th, 2012 - 4:28 pm ICT by IANS
Colombo, April 29 (IANS) Sri Lanka has rejected an Indian offer to upgrade a refinery that is built to refine only Iranian oil, a minister said Sunday.Petroleum Minister Susil Premjayantha ... Read more...

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Argentine oil firm made $3 bn investments in 2011

February 9th, 2012 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Buenos Aires, Feb 9 (IANS/EFE) Argentine oil company YPF, a unit of Spain's Repsol-YPF, announced Wednesday that its investments in the South American country rose last year by 50 percent ... Read more...

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India likely to seek clarification on Bush observation on fuel supply

September 12th, 2008 - 10:37 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Sept 12 (ANI): India is expected to discuss US President George W Bush''s observations that the fuel supply assurances were not legally binding and seek clarity on the issue. According ... Read more...

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India briefs IAEA board, NSG on n-deal

July 19th, 2008 - 1:10 am ICT by IANS
Vienna, July 18 (IANS) India Friday briefed the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) board of governors and Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) countries on the safeguards agreement and other aspects of its nuclear ... Read more...

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IAEA pact unveiled, strong on fuel guarantees (Second Lead)

July 10th, 2008 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) The government Thursday unveiled the draft of the India-specific safeguards agreement with the IAEA that meets three of its key concerns: uninterrupted fuel supply for its reactors, ... Read more...

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New Zealand to investigate oil companies

June 16th, 2008 - 11:45 am ICT by IANS
DPA Wellington, June 16 (DPA) The New Zealand government has launched an investigation into petrol pump prices to see whether oil companies are operating an illegal anti-competitive cartel, Commerce Minister Lianne Dalziel said ... Read more...

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Indian research body promotes sweet sorghum as bio-fuel

February 18th, 2008 - 11:42 am ICT by admin
By Papri Sri Raman Chennai, Feb 17 (IANS) India has a naturally smart crop in sorghum (called jowar in the country) that is capable of producing both food and fuel, a top scientist ... Read more...

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