Energy security

India and the European Union: A Green Partnership


During the 13th EU-India Summit, held on 30 March 2016 in Brussels, Prime Minister Narendra Modi (India), Donald Tusk (President of the European Council) and Jean-Claude Junker (President of the European Commission) emphasized on the strategic, security and economic potentials of this relationship. This article, however, focuses on a significant but less publicized area of strategic compass between India and the European Union- the Joint Declaration on A Clean Energy and Climate Partnership. READ MORE

Zarif: Difficult days ahead for Iran during Trump’s term

Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has forecast that his country would have difficult days during President Donald Trump’s term in office. READ MORE

TAPI project: Active talks underway to bring in more investors

The TAPI Pipeline Company Limited, created to construct the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline, continues active negotiations with all the parties wishing to join the project. READ MORE

China's solar power capacity more than doubles in 2016

China's installed photovoltaic (PV) capacity more than doubled last year, turning the country into the world's biggest producer of solar energy by capacity, the National Energy Administration (NEA) said . READ MORE

Gas or power export profitable for Iran?

By Dalga Khatinoglu

While Iran’s energy minister says the drop in gas export price is 1.5 times more than the decline in power export price, Oil Ministry claims that electricity exports for Iran are totally unprofitable. READ MORE



By Kim Shtern

History of the Canadian company «World Wide Minerals» (WWM), which came by the investor in Kazakhstan in 1996, a striking example of how you can miss the chance to profit, manifesting itself in a role far removed from the affiliate. READ MORE

EBRD links first deals for Central Asia’s uranium mining legacy

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has signed the first framework agreements for uranium mining legacy fund in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan, READ MORE

Facing the grave nuclear risk

By Robert Monroe

America must resume underground nuclear testing READ MORE

Who to lose most from Trans-Pacific Partnership collapse?

The US will regret foregoing the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), Russell A. Green, Will Clayton Fellow in International Economics at Rice University's Baker Institute (Houston) . READ MORE

Turkmenistan prepares program of events on Energy Charter

Turkmenistan’s presidency at the Energy Charter Conference will serve for development of long-term models of cooperation. READ MORE

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February 2017

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