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Jordanians voice concerns over imports of Israeli gas

Protesters criticise the government in Amman, arguing Jordan's pro-Palestinian values and environment are at stake.

Jordanians voice concerns over imports of Israeli gas

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Tesla created demand for electric cars, but only for Teslas

As supply increases and profits remain elusive, traditional automakers are reluctant to embrace electric vehicles.

Tesla created demand for electric cars, but only for Teslas

Turkey

Erdogan says Somalia invited Turkey to explore for oil offshore

Turkish leader says Ankara will take steps in its operations in Somalia in line with the invitation.

Erdogan says Somalia invited Turkey to explore for oil offshore

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Qatar to build new solar power plant

Energy Minister Saad al-Kaabi says the project will help meet a tenth of the country's peak energy demand.

Qatar to build new solar power plant

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Oil prices jump as Libyan pipeline shutdown cripples output

Forces loyal to renegade military commander Khalifa Haftar shut down a key pipeline, threatening the country's economy.

Oil prices jump as Libyan pipeline shutdown cripples output

Counting the Cost

Did China capitulate to the US on 'beautiful monster' trade deal?

Trump's 'monster' deal and how Xi Jinping wasted his political capital. Plus, Russia's pipeline to the East and South.

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Is it time for India to reduce its reliance on imported oil?

The recent spike in oil prices and a surge in inflation show how exposed India is to imported energy, analysts say.

Is it time for India to reduce its reliance on imported oil?

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Erdogan: Turkey to start gas exploration in eastern Mediterranean

Turkish leader says Ankara will start search-and-drilling activities off Libya in 2020 after issuing licences.

Erdogan: Turkey to start gas exploration in eastern Mediterranean

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Cleaning up: Germany reaches deal to shut down all coal plants

German government promises to help those affected as it aims to stop burning coal for energy by 2038.

Cleaning up: Germany reaches deal to shut down all coal plants

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'Watershed moment': BlackRock pledges tough stance on climate

After activists ramp up pressure, world's biggest investment manager moves to reallocate capital away from fossil fuels.

'Watershed moment': BlackRock pledges tough stance on climate

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Soaring food, energy prices send India inflation to 5-year high

The prices of some vegetables such as onions, have risen more than four-fold since June.

Soaring food, energy prices send India inflation to 5-year high

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South Africa's troubled utility Eskom to extend power cuts

The state-owned company has had to rely on emergency reserves to meet power demand across the country.

South Africa's troubled utility Eskom to extend power cuts

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Foreign firms can finally tap into China's oil and gas industry

China's Ministry of Natural Resources said foreign firms can take part in its oil and gas sector starting May 1, 2020.

Foreign firms can finally tap into China's oil and gas industry

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Editor’s Analysis

Can Asia handle the highs of tension-fuelled oil-price swings?

Heightened tensions between the US and Iran lay bare the vulnerability of countries like India to rising oil prices.

Can Asia handle the highs of tension-fuelled oil-price swings?

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Oil supplies not at risk, say Middle East leaders

After Iran's missile attack on Iraq, UAE foreign minister warns that OPEC has limits to ability to handle oil shortages.

Oil supplies not at risk, say Middle East leaders