TOKYO/LONDON Oil prices declined on Tuesday, although the market remains on tenterhooks over the threat of a military response to attacks on Saudi Arabian crude oil facilities that halved the kingdom's output and prompted a price spike not seen in decades.
TOKYO, Sept 13 The Tokyo Commodities Exchange
will start trading Japan's first electricity futures on Sept. 17
after delays, a move that may boost competition in Japan's
roughly $130 billion power sector after liberalisation.
TOKYO The Tokyo Commodities Exchange will start trading Japan's first electricity futures on Sept. 17 after delays, a move that may boost competition in Japan's roughly $130 billion power sector after liberalisation.
* Graphic on oil stocks: https://tmsnrt.rs/2XkQF8e
(Changes dateline to London, updates prices, adds detail,
TOKYO Oil rose on Monday on expectations that Saudi Arabia, the world's largest oil exporter, will continue to support output cuts by OPEC and other producers to prop up prices under new Energy Minister Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman.
* Interactive graphic on U.S. petroleum stocks: https://tmsnrt.rs/2XkQF8e
TOKYO (This August 29 story has been corrected to say China National Offshore Oil Corp, not CNOOC Ltd, in paragraph three.)
TOKYO, Aug 28 Oil prices rose on Wednesday, with
U.S. crude gaining 1.3% after an industry report showed
stockpiles in the United States, the world's biggest oil user,
fell more than expected, easing worries about economic growth
due to the China-U.S. trade war.
TOKYO Japan's nuclear operators are starting to sell some of their huge holdings of uranium fuel, as chances fade of restarting many more reactors eight years after the Fukushima nuclear disaster.
TOKYO, Aug 15 Kansai Electric Power and
Marubeni have delayed construction of a 1,300 megawatt
coal-fired power plant in northern Japan clouding the station's
future, amid a shift away from the most polluting fossil fuel.