Natural gas

Four North China Cities Look to Hike Gas Prices by as Much as a Quarter

Four North China Cities Look to Hike Gas Prices by as Much as a Quarter

Four cities in China’s northern province of Hebei want to increase the price of natural gas for homes by as…

Sep 11, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Is Set to Lead in Industrializing Combustible Ice, Official Says

China Is Set to Lead in Industrializing Combustible Ice, Official Says

China is expected to spearhead global industrial production of natural gas hydrates by constructing exploration and drilling test areas, a government official said Aug. 25.

Aug 27, 2018
Tang Shihua
Natural Gas Shortage Will Not Recur This Winter, China's Big Oil Firms Pledge

Natural Gas Shortage Will Not Recur This Winter, China's Big Oil Firms Pledge

Severe natural gas shortfalls that occurred in parts of China last winter are still fresh in people’s memories, but officials…

Jul 27, 2018
Liu Jing & Tang Shihua
China Wants More LNG From Russia as US Trade Dispute Continues

China Wants More LNG From Russia as US Trade Dispute Continues

China and Russia have resumed talks for the Power of Siberia-2 liquefied natural gas trade route, from which a successful…

Jul 23, 2018
Dou Shicong
China to Overtake Japan as World’s Largest Natural Gas Importer Next Year

China to Overtake Japan as World’s Largest Natural Gas Importer Next Year

China will become the world’s largest natural gas importer next year amid its fast-growing demand for energy in industrial development, an independent research report shows.

Jul 20, 2018
Xu Wei
China's Oil Brothers ZPEC, Geo-Jade to Join Hands in Iraq

China's Oil Brothers ZPEC, Geo-Jade to Join Hands in Iraq

Chinese engineering firm Zhongman Petroleum and Natural Gas Group, better known as ZPEC, has partnered with private Chinese oil firm Geo-Jade…

Jun 8, 2018
Dou Shicong
China's Beiken Energy to Set Up Dubai Unit to Tap Middle East Oilfield Market

China's Beiken Energy to Set Up Dubai Unit to Tap Middle East Oilfield Market

China's Beiken Energy Engineering, one of the country's largest privately owned oilfield service firms, will set up a unit in Dubai to expand its market in the Middle East.

May 29, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Daily Crude Imports Reach Record High in April

China’s Daily Crude Imports Reach Record High in April

China’s daily average crude oil imports reached a record high of 1.3 million tons, or about 9.7 million barrels, last month, driven by growing oil demand in the country.

May 16, 2018
Liao Shumin
Rising Gas Demand Prompts Plant Expansion in Tibet

Rising Gas Demand Prompts Plant Expansion in Tibet

A unit of the world’s third-largest oil company, China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC), has provided Lhasa, capital of western Tibet…

May 7, 2018
Tang Shihua
China’s Largest Oilfield Exceeds Production Expectations in First Quarter

China’s Largest Oilfield Exceeds Production Expectations in First Quarter

Daqing Oilfield, China's largest source of crude reserves, produced 7.9 million tons in the first three months this year, 2,800 tons more than expected.

May 3, 2018
Dou Shicong
Beiken Energy Wins USD115 Million Drilling Contract For Ukrainian Gas Field

Beiken Energy Wins USD115 Million Drilling Contract For Ukrainian Gas Field

Chinese natural resources exploration firm Xinjiang Beiken Energy Engineering Co. has won a USD115 Million drilling engineering services contract from…

Apr 19, 2018
Tang Shihua
ZPEC Bags USD27.6 Million Oil, Gas Drilling Contract in Iraq

ZPEC Bags USD27.6 Million Oil, Gas Drilling Contract in Iraq

Zhongman Petroleum and Natural Gas Group Corp. (ZPEC) has won a USD27.6-million drilling contract in Iraq to help the Chinese drilling company expand across the Middle East.

Apr 11, 2018
Tang Shihua