newszine

Macron declares creation of French ‘space force’ … and prompts Trump comparisons

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Macron declares creation of French ‘space force’ … and prompts Trump comparisons
French President Emmanuel Macron has announced the creation of a space command within the country’s air force to boost defense capabilities. The initiative is similar to the US’ and NATO’s plans. “To give substance to this doctrine and ensure the development and reinforcement of our space capabilities, a space command will be created next September Read More

Nuclear bonds: Russia supplies fuel for China Experimental Fast Reactor

2 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Nuclear bonds: Russia supplies fuel for China Experimental Fast Reactor
The first batch of nuclear fuel has been supplied by a subsidiary of Russia’s state nuclear corporation Rosatom for the China Experimental Fast Reactor (CEFR). According to a company statement, the fuel has been supplied under a contract between TVEL (a Rosatom subsidiary), the China Nuclear Energy Industry Corporation, and the China Institute of Atomic Read More

WaveTech Global Announces Filing of Lawsuit Against Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc.

3 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on WaveTech Global Announces Filing of Lawsuit Against Spectrum Global Solutions, Inc.
HOBOKEN, N.J., July 12, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WaveTech Global, Inc. (the “Company” or “WaveTech”), a global next generation technology platform company that specializes in power management and efficiency, asset lifecycle extension, data-analytics, and intellectual property development, announced today the filing of a lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Read More

Oil companies earmark investment for Iraq’s liberated areas

3 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Oil companies earmark investment for Iraq’s liberated areas
London — Oil companies have earmarked a significant amount of capital to invest in areas of Iraq that have recently been liberated from the control of Islamic State militants. The reconstruction of such areas will prove vital for rebuilding the Iraqi economy, but Iraq’s worsening security issues could mean slow progress. Not registered? Receive daily Read More

Vestas to establish new nacelle and hub assembly factory in India, quadrupling local manufacturing jobs

5 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Vestas to establish new nacelle and hub assembly factory in India, quadrupling local manufacturing jobs
News release fromVestas Asia PacificSingapore, 10 July 2019 The global demand for wind energy continues to grow both in volume and the number of markets where wind energy offers a sustainable and cost-competitive solution for meeting the world’s energy needs. To address this, improve competitiveness, and expand our supply chain footprint in India, Vestas intends Read More

From stealth jets to killer subs: Russia pitches massive arms deals to India

6 days ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on From stealth jets to killer subs: Russia pitches massive arms deals to India
Russia is offering an array of cutting-edge arms to be produced locally by India, including an advanced killer sub and a fifth-generation fighter jet. The Indian military is also about to take delivery of other weapons. Moscow is now competing for a tender to deliver six diesel (gasoil)-electric submarines to the Indian Navy, said Vladimir Read More

Equinor grabs bigger slice of giant oil field in deal with Lundin

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Equinor grabs bigger slice of giant oil field in deal with Lundin
By Sveinung Sleire on 7/8/2019 OSLO (Bloomberg) — Equinor ASA built up its share in Norway’s giant Johan Sverdrup oil field in a deal with Lundin Petroleum AB that saw it sell its 16% stake in the Swedish producer. Norway’s state-controlled oil and gas producer will get a 2.6% interest in Norway’s giant Johan Sverdrup Read More

‘Terminator’ faces life in jail for war crimes in Congo

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on ‘Terminator’ faces life in jail for war crimes in Congo
An ex-rebel commander known as The Terminator for his role in violent crusades in the Democratic Republic of Congo has been convicted of war crimes and crimes against humanity by the International Criminal Court (ICC). Bosco Ntaganda faces life behind bars after being found guilty of 18 counts at the global court in The Hague, Read More

Guaido agrees to new round of talks with Maduro, but only to ‘end the dictatorship’

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Guaido agrees to new round of talks with Maduro, but only to ‘end the dictatorship’
After weeks of dismissing persistent calls by Caracas to resume dialogue, US-backed Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guiado has agreed to talks in Barbados, while still calling President Nicholas Maduro a “usurper” who must go. Guaido, who declared himself ‘interim president’ of Venezuela in January and has since enlisted the support of the US and its Read More

Equinor capitalizes shares in Lundin Petroleum for increased direct ownership in Johan Sverdrup and a cash consideration

1 week ago DieselGasoil Comments Off on Equinor capitalizes shares in Lundin Petroleum for increased direct ownership in Johan Sverdrup and a cash consideration
Equinor ASA (OSE: EQNR, NYSE EQNR) has agreed with Lundin Petroleum AB to divest a 16 percent shareholding in Lundin Petroleum for a direct interest of 2.6 percent in the Johan Sverdrup field and a cash consideration of around USD 650 million. “Since 2016 we have more than doubled the value of our investment in Read More