Commodity News - Energy

Promise of partial energy security in ethanol blending

01 Sep 2014

Former president George Bush enacted laws that set minimum prices for biofuels and required refiners to step up annual sales

Crude oil falls by 0.1% on mixed global cues

01 Sep 2014

Crude oil futures declined 0.15% to Rs 5,822 per barrel today in line with a mixed trend in Asian trade.

Oil prices up on Ukraine tensions, rosy US data

29 Aug 2014

Oil prices rose in Asia today supported by renewed Russia-Ukraine tensions and upbeat US economic data, analysts said.

Oil prices down in Asia

28 Aug 2014

Oil prices moved lower in Asia today as dealers looked ahead to fresh US economic data for clues about demand in the world's top crude ...

Crude oil rises 0.16% on Asian cues

26 Aug 2014

Crude oil futures recovered 0.16 per cent to Rs 5,692 per barrel today as speculators created positions amid a better trend in Asian ...

Oil prices up in Asia

26 Aug 2014

Oil prices rose in Asia today as dealers await the release of a batch of US economic data for clues on whether the Federal Reserve will ...

Abundant supply keeps oil prices low

25 Aug 2014

India is the world's fourth-largest importer of natural gas, accounting for six per cent of the global market

Oil falls towards 14-month low near $101 on ample supply

21 Aug 2014

Chinese economic data, which points towards slowing demand, also led to the crude's slide

Brent remains close to 14-month lows on weak demand

19 Aug 2014

A sustained fall under $100 was seen as unlikely due to geopolitical risk in Iraq and Ukraine

Crude oil rises by 0.5% on Asian cues

19 Aug 2014

Crude oil futures recovered 0.50% to Rs 5,873 per barrel today as speculators created positions amid a rebound in Asian trade after ...

Oil prices rebound in Asia

19 Aug 2014

Oil prices rebounded in Asia today on bargain-hunting after tumbling on easing concerns about conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq, analysts said.

Brent crude falls as Iraqi Kurds retake Mosul Dam

18 Aug 2014

Brent crude fell after Kurdish and Iraqi forces seized control of Iraq's largest dam from Islamic State militants. West Texas Intermediate ...

Brent crude stays near 13-month low, below $103

15 Aug 2014

US crude fell 22 cents to $95.36 a barrel

Brent oil falls fourth time in five days on Europe's economic woes

14 Aug 2014

WTI for September delivery dropped 69 cents, or 0.7 per cent, to $96.90 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange

Oil prices extends losses after IEA slashes demand forecast

13 Aug 2014

Oil prices extended losses in Asia today after the International Energy Agency slashed it demand outlook for 2014 and 2015, while reporting ...

Brent crude oil hits nine-month low

12 Aug 2014

Brent is down about 10 per cent from a June peak of $115 a barrel despite concerns over supply disruptions

Crude oil down by 0.3% on weak Asian cues

12 Aug 2014

Crude oil futures today fell by 0.28% to Rs 5,994 per barrel as speculators trimmed positions amid a weak trend in Asian trade.

Oil prices down on ebbing supply fears

12 Aug 2014

Oil prices fell in Asia today on easing concerns about supply disruptions arising out of conflicts in Ukraine and Iraq, analysts said.

Oil prices higher amid Iraq focus

11 Aug 2014

Oil prices rose in Asia today as dealers monitor sustained US air strikes on extremist militants in Iraq who are threatening the crude-rich ...

Oil prices up after Obama authorises Iraq air strikes

08 Aug 2014

Oil prices rose in Asia today after US President Barack Obama said he had authorised air strikes against Sunni extremist militants in key ...

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