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Greenstream Restart Delayed Another Week

By John Lee. Gas exports to Italy via the Greenstream pipeline have reportedly been pushed back by another week. According to Platts, flow is expected resume by Saturday 5th May, following a planned break since 2nd April to integrate gas production from a new phase of the Bahr Essalam offshore gas field. Greenstream was exporting at […]

ENI Workers Block GreenStream Pipeline

ENI workers in the Sicilian city of Gela have taken over a terminal bringing natural gas through the GreenStream pipeline from Libya in protest against company plans to revoke a promised 700-million-euro investment in the oil refinery where they work. Negotiations between Italy’s unions and ENI broke down last week, leading refinery workers to ramp […]

Libya’s oil could leave the country on a slippery slope

Libya historically was divided into three parts: Tripolitania in the west, Barca (Cyrenaica) in the east and Fezzan in the south. But now, with attempts to declare Barca a federal region, a cursory look would suggest old divisions have resurfaced, with oil playing a new and crucial role. About 3,000 people gathered in Benghazi last […]