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North America

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Production
Oilfield-service companies have started releasing financial results for the second quarter, and the news ranges from bad to historically awful. Bankruptcy filings are up and look to grow further

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August 3, 2020 | Pipelines
Like other oil and gas companies, midstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) suffered in second-quarter 2020 as demand for its products and transmission services declined drastically.

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August 3, 2020 | Production
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
President Trump announced during a recent visit to Midland, Texas, that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has enacted a new policy to extend liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to 2050

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Europe

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Automotive
German automaker BMW has signed a 2 billion-euro ($2.3 billion) deal for batteries for its big push into the electric vehicle (EV) market with Swedish battery cell manufacturer Northvolt.

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July 30, 2020 | Chemical Processing
BASF Total Petrochemicals's 2.3 billion-pound-per-year ethylene unit in Port Arthur, Texas, remains offline. The unit unexpectedly shut down on June 12 due to mechanical complications. A restart date is unknown at this time.

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July 30, 2020 | Pharmaceutical & Biotech
Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine human trials in Sao Paulo, Brazil are underway, and after an agreement with AstraZeneca, the government of Brazil is planning to acquire the first vaccine batches.

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July 29, 2020 | Production
Stay current with the latest geopolitical events, and more importantly, instantly connect to how these events may impact you and your business strategies.

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Latin America

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Brazil's Petrobras is preparing biddings for three new floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) units to be deployed at the Buzios offshore oilfield.

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July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 31, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
As Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) (San Antonio, Texas) Chief Executive Officer Joe Gorder said in the company's recent earnings conference call, second-quarter 2020 was "challenging in many aspects," ...

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July 31, 2020 | Production
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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Africa

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking seven projects, worth $2.67 billion, in the Middle East's Power Industry that are expected to start construction in third-quarter 2020. They include plants that source natural gas, solar and wind for power generation

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 16 capital-spending projects in the Middle East's Power Industry, worth $3.73 billion, that are likely to be commissioned by third quarter 2020.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 49 capital-spending projects in the African Power Industry, worth $7.6 billion, that are likely to be commissioned by third-quarter 2020.

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July 31, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 47 projects in the Middle East's Power Industry, worth more than $28 billion, that are expected to obtain financial approval in the third quarter.

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Asia & Middle East

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Taiwan is planning to phase out its nuclear power plants by 2025 and transition to a broader use of renewable energy

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking seven projects, worth $2.67 billion, in the Middle East's Power Industry that are expected to start construction in third-quarter 2020. They include plants that source natural gas, solar and wind for power generation

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indian Oil Corporation Limited is planning to construct an ethanol-production facility at its Panipat Refinery, which it expects to be operational by September 2021

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indonesia, one of the richest countries in mineral commodities, has found another big gold mine concession.

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Oceania

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Australia's winter crop production is projected to increase 53% from the same period in 2019-20, owing to a 23% expansion in the nation's planting area

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July 29, 2020 | Market Brief
Mitsui & Company plans to make its final investment decision on Phase 2 of the Waitsia offshore drilling project by September 2020

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July 29, 2020 | Market Brief
According to a recent research report, the Australian manufacturing sector will play a key role in post-pandemic economic growth.

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July 28, 2020 | Power
Join AVEVA in a free webinar to hear how a secure and collaborative cloud approach to capital project execution can create alignment between EPC and Owner Operators to enable winning outcomes for all parties involved.

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Power
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Electric Power

August 3, 2020 |  Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 |  Market Brief
Taiwan is planning to phase out its nuclear power plants by 2025 and transition to a broader use of renewable energy

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August 3, 2020 |  Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking seven projects, worth $2.67 billion, in the Middle East's Power Industry that are expected to start construction in third-quarter 2020. They include plants that source natural gas, solar and wind for power generation

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August 3, 2020 |  Power
The secretary-general of Thailand's Energy Regulatory Commission announced there may be a delay on the announcement of the power purchase agreement for current and proposed community power plant projects in the country.

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August 3, 2020 |  Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 16 capital-spending projects in the Middle East's Power Industry, worth $3.73 billion, that are likely to be commissioned by third quarter 2020.

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Energy
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Terminals

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Production
Oilfield-service companies have started releasing financial results for the second quarter, and the news ranges from bad to historically awful. Bankruptcy filings are up and look to grow further

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August 3, 2020 | Pipelines
Like other oil and gas companies, midstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) suffered in second-quarter 2020 as demand for its products and transmission services declined drastically.

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
President Trump announced during a recent visit to Midland, Texas, that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has enacted a new policy to extend liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to 2050

View Article

July 31, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
As Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) (San Antonio, Texas) Chief Executive Officer Joe Gorder said in the company's recent earnings conference call, second-quarter 2020 was "challenging in many aspects," ...

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Pipelines

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Production
Oilfield-service companies have started releasing financial results for the second quarter, and the news ranges from bad to historically awful. Bankruptcy filings are up and look to grow further

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Pipelines
Like other oil and gas companies, midstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) suffered in second-quarter 2020 as demand for its products and transmission services declined drastically.

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Production
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
President Trump announced during a recent visit to Midland, Texas, that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has enacted a new policy to extend liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to 2050

View Article

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Production

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Production
Oilfield-service companies have started releasing financial results for the second quarter, and the news ranges from bad to historically awful. Bankruptcy filings are up and look to grow further

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Pipelines
Like other oil and gas companies, midstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) suffered in second-quarter 2020 as demand for its products and transmission services declined drastically.

View Article

August 3, 2020 | Production
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
President Trump announced during a recent visit to Midland, Texas, that the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has enacted a new policy to extend liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports to 2050

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Alternative Fuels

August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indian Oil Corporation Limited is planning to construct an ethanol-production facility at its Panipat Refinery, which it expects to be operational by September 2021

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July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 31, 2020 | Petroleum Refining
As Valero Energy Corporation (NYSE:VLO) (San Antonio, Texas) Chief Executive Officer Joe Gorder said in the company's recent earnings conference call, second-quarter 2020 was "challenging in many aspects," ...

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July 29, 2020 | Power
The North American Industrial Project Spending Index dropped in June.

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July 28, 2020 | Power
Join AVEVA in a free webinar to hear how a secure and collaborative cloud approach to capital project execution can create alignment between EPC and Owner Operators to enable winning outcomes for all parties involved.

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Petroleum Refining (HPI)

August 3, 2020 | Power
The Monthly Spotlight will keep you informed on the latest developments in IIR Energy Research, Technology & Analytics innovations.

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August 3, 2020 | Pipelines
Like other oil and gas companies, midstream company Phillips 66 (NYSE:PSX) (Houston, Texas) suffered in second-quarter 2020 as demand for its products and transmission services declined drastically.

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indian Oil Corporation Limited is planning to construct an ethanol-production facility at its Panipat Refinery, which it expects to be operational by September 2021

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August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indian Oil Corporation Limited (IOCL) plans to increase its cooling tower capacity by 28,000 cubic meters per hour (M3/hr) through the end of 2020...

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July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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Industrial Infrastructure
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Chemical Processing (CPI)

July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 30, 2020 | Chemical Processing
BASF Total Petrochemicals's 2.3 billion-pound-per-year ethylene unit in Port Arthur, Texas, remains offline. The unit unexpectedly shut down on June 12 due to mechanical complications. A restart date is unknown at this time.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 76 Chemical Processing projects worth $2.25 billion across Western China.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 42 active titanium dioxide projects, with an estimated value of $3.1 billion, in China.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
India is one of the leading growing and developing economies of the world today. This growth is fed by increased industrial production.

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Metals & Minerals

August 3, 2020 | Market Brief
Indonesia, one of the richest countries in mineral commodities, has found another big gold mine concession.

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July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 31, 2020 | Market Brief
JFE Steel Corporation will shut down the second blast furnace and related equipment in the Keihin area of Japan by fiscal 2023 (ending March 2024) to reduce domestic crude steel production capacity by around 4 million tons, or about 13%.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
The Geological Survey and Mineral Exploration of Iran (GSI) is planning to designate new areas for mining exploration to bolster private investment

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July 29, 2020 | Power
Scan through a selection of energy-related news highlights that we think will interest our clients.

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Pulp, Paper & Wood

July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 28, 2020 | Power
Join AVEVA in a free webinar to hear how a secure and collaborative cloud approach to capital project execution can create alignment between EPC and Owner Operators to enable winning outcomes for all parties involved.

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July 27, 2020 | Market Brief
Due to India's COVID-19 lockdown, demand for paper, especially writing and printing paper, has fallen as online teaching and the work-from-home culture have grown.

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Food & Beverage

July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Australia's winter crop production is projected to increase 53% from the same period in 2019-20, owing to a 23% expansion in the nation's planting area

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July 28, 2020 | Power
Join AVEVA in a free webinar to hear how a secure and collaborative cloud approach to capital project execution can create alignment between EPC and Owner Operators to enable winning outcomes for all parties involved.

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July 28, 2020 | Market Brief
The production of oil meal (oil cake ground into small particles for livestock feed) is forecast to increase during 2020-2021.

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July 27, 2020 | Market Brief
While many sugar and ethanol producers in Brazil have suffered the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, several sugarcane processing plants in the country have been reactivated for the 2020-2021 harvest season.

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Industrial Manufacturing

August 3, 2020 | Automotive
German automaker BMW has signed a 2 billion-euro ($2.3 billion) deal for batteries for its big push into the electric vehicle (EV) market with Swedish battery cell manufacturer Northvolt.

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July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 31, 2020 | Market Brief
Oman's maritime sector recently has seen substantial investment. The Middle Eastern nation is keen to boost its export capacity and and become an international shipping hub.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Mexico's National Institute of Statistics and Geography (Inegi) said its Monthly Indicator of Industrial Activity (IMAI) was 71.79 points for May, the lowest level since November 1995.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Industrial Info is tracking 651 capital Industrial Manufacturing projects in China, with an investment of $104.6 billion, that are planned to kick off construction in 2021. The semiconductors and computer sector of the industry leads in total investment value, with 228 projects valued at $48.4 billion, followed by the automotive sector, with 49 projects valued at $17.8 billion.

Click here for a list of projects and click on the graph below showing project spending by manufacturing industry sector.

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Pharmaceutical & Biotech

July 31, 2020 | Power
Hurricane Isaias is expected to move over the Central Bahamas Friday night and then churn to the east of the Florida peninsula on Saturday and Sunday.

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July 31, 2020 | Market Brief
In a bid to boost research and development (R&D) in its pharmaceutical sector, Indian authorities are preparing a committee that will develop public policy for the discovery of novel drugs

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July 31, 2020 | Market Brief
The Pharmaceutical & Biotech Industry in Latin America is expected to spend more than $428 million on 205 equipment additions projects...

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July 30, 2020 | Pharmaceutical & Biotech
Oxford's COVID-19 vaccine human trials in Sao Paulo, Brazil are underway, and after an agreement with AstraZeneca, the government of Brazil is planning to acquire the first vaccine batches.

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July 30, 2020 | Market Brief
Ikanik Farms, under its subsidiary Ikanik International, will expand its cannabis cultivation plant in Tocancip√°, Colombia with a $12 million investment, in addition to a $10 million grassroot plant in Kanasin, Mexico, which is through its recently-acquired Mexican company -- Delta 9.

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