February 16, 2019

China Plans To Build Space Solar Station

Chinese scientists have revealed plans to build and launch in orbit a space solar station that could capture the Sun’s rays 24/7, Chinese media report. China […]
February 6, 2019

China Faces An Uphill Battle For Energy Independence

A Reuters report last week examining China’s renewed oil and gas exploration and production push should make the country’s oil majors, Beijing energy planners, and just […]
February 3, 2019

Breakneck LNG Demand Surge In China Is History

The world’s main liquefied natural gas (LNG) demand growth market, China, will continue to be the single largest source of LNG demand globally in 2019. However, […]
February 1, 2019

The Next Big Threat For Oil Comes From China

There is a widespread concern in the world regarding China’s decelerating economic growth. The slowdown, if it continues, threatens economic activity almost everywhere. Growth in Germany, […]
January 21, 2019

China Refiners Break Processing Record In 2018

Chinese crude oil refineries processed an average 12.07 million barrels of oil daily in 2018, up by 6.8 percent on the year and the highest daily […]
January 19, 2019

Oil Prices Jump As China Seeks To End Trade War

Oil prices were relatively quiet this week, bouncing around, but closed out the week on a positive note. (Click to enlarge) (Click to enlarge) (Click to […]
January 16, 2019

First U.S. Crude Oil In Months Heads To China

Three U.S. crude oil cargoes are currently headed to China in what could be the first Chinese purchase of American crude since the trade war escalated […]
January 14, 2019

China Oil Imports Up 30% In December, Gas Imports Hit Record

China imported 30 percent more crude oil in December than a year earlier, Reuters reports, citing fresh customs data. The surge was the result of independent […]
January 11, 2019

China To Only Approve New Solar Projects If They Are As Cheap As Coal

China will only approve new solar and wind power capacity if it matches the country’s coal benchmark on price, Forbes’ John Parnell reports, adding a project […]