US ethanol exports witness ‘first dip in four years’

Brazil, Canada and India remain the largest import markets of US ethanol, despite registering a demand shortfall in 2019

African oil producers to readjust fuel production in line with OPEC advisory

APPO members have committed to cutting daily oil production to 10 million barrels a day, with effect from May 1 2020

Shell pulls out of US LNG project amid global energy price crisis

The Lake Charles LNG project is amongst several projects that have seen delays due to the dip in global energy prices

IndianOil to maintain ‘normal’ operations amid pandemic

The Indian fuel retailer has asked for a relief package from the government as stations operate with skeletal staff and hygiene and social distancing norms

Philippines takes first offshore wind steps with new project

The country will soon deploy two offshore wind energy projects with a combined potential output of more than 1.2GW

‘Biogas from organic waste could cover 20% of global gas fuel demand’

Organic waste ‘holds huge untapped potential to provide clean energy around the world’, according to the IEA

“Petrol pumps don’t provide any more covid-19 risk than any other surface”

That’s the suggestion from Kevin McPartlan, CEO of the Irish Petroleum Industry Association, who spoke to ELN about the pandemic

UK sees 20% hike in petrol station drive-offs during coronavirus

The British Oil Security Syndicate has implemented ‘resilience procedures’ in order to provide forecourt operators with a full level of service

India plans to increase fuel excise duty to fund covid-19 fight

The duty will go up by ₹8 per litre (£0.089) for both petrol and diesel to mobilise additional resources

Is Covid-19 rapidly spreading through petrol pumps?

The Irish Petroleum Industry Association told ELN: “The level of risk is no greater than that of touching any other hard object”