Archive | December, 2008

CLIMATE CHANGE: DNV on developing a unified approach to qualifying CO2 storage sites

(EnergyAsia, December 30, Tuesday) — This article, written by DNV is a Norway-based global provider of risk management services to enhance business performance, has been edited for publication.   Norway’s DNV said it is now developing a standard methodology for characterising, selecting and qualifying proper sites for geological storage of carbon dioxide – both offshore and […]

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CONFERENCE: Oxford Princeton’s ‘Energy Risk Management’ course held in UK from January 28 to 29

  Admin@EnergyAsia.com. (EnergyAsia, December 30, Tuesday) — Oxford Princeton’s ‘Energy Risk Management’ will be held in London, UK from January 28 to 29, and in Singapore from May 20 to 21. The course will provide delegates with a forum on how to maximise hedging efficiencies and limit price risk exposure. Delegates will learn to build […]

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SINGAPORE: IBC’s ‘Bulk Materials Handling Asia’ to be held at M Hotel from February 16 to 19

(EnergyAsia, December 29, Monday) — The ‘Bulk Materials Handling Asia’ (BMH 2009) conference will be held at the M Hotel in Singapore from February 16 to 19. BMH Asia 2009 is the first event in the region that caters to the mining, cement, agriculture, fertiliser, chemical, ports, bulk logistics, coal fired power plant companies as […]

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MARKETS: globalCoal and ICE start up Newcastle coal futures contract

(EnergyAsia, December 23, Tuesday) — The gC ICE Newcastle coal futures contract, developed jointly by IntercontinentalExchange (ICE) and globalCOAL, has begun trading on ICE Futures Europe. The first trade of the new contract on December 5 was financially settled against the globalCOAL NEWC Index, the leading price benchmark for seaborne thermal coal in the Asia-Pacific […]

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AUSTRALIA: Oxford Princeton’s energy derivatives course to be held in Perth from January 19 to 20

(EnergyAsia, December 22, Monday) — The Oxford Princeton Programme will be holding its ‘Derivatives Pricing, Hedging and Risk Management’ course in Perth, Australia from January 19 to 20. The course aims to provide delegates with a comprehensive overview of energy derivatives instruments and markets as well as an introduction to current best practices in pricing, […]

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SINGAPORE: Oxford Princeton’s crude oil trading course to be held on February 17 to 18

(EnergyAsia, December 22, Monday) — Oxford Princeton’s workshop, ‘Overview of Physical Crude Oil Trading and Operations’, will be held in Singapore on February 17 to 18. The introductory workshop will provide delegates with an understanding of the physical crude oil trading market. The course will explore the linkage between well production, marketing, transportation, storage, refining […]

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ASIA: Global economic storm will impact trade, investment and consumption, says World Bank

(EnergyAsia, December 18, Thursday) — While East Asian countries have entered the current crisis substantially better prepared than they were for the 1997 Asian financial crisis, none have been spared the full fury of the global economic storm, said the World Bank. In its latest six-monthly assessment of the East Asia and Pacific region’s economic […]

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SINGAPORE: ‘14th Annual Asia Upstream 2009’ conference to be held from February 24 to 27

(EnergyAsia, December 18, Thursday) — The ‘14th Annual Asia Upstream 2009’ conference will be held in Singapore from February 24 to 27. Focusing on oil, LNG, and exploration and production activities in Asia, the conference will review upstream ventures, acreage opportunities, corporate strategies of the majors and independents, national oil companies and governments. It will […]

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SINGAPORE: ‘2nd Annual Transmission and Distribution Asia Congress 2009’ conference Mar 30 – Apr 2

(EnergyAsia, December 17, Wednesday) — Terrapinn’s ‘2nd Annual Transmission and Distribution Asia Congress 2009’ will be held at the Raffles City Convention Centre in Singapore from March 30 to April 2. The conference will address current regulatory developments, cross border transmission opportunities, the impact of renewable energy on current grid system, and the effectiveness of […]

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SINGAPORE: Region’s largest mining investment event to be held on March 23 to 27

(EnergyAsia, December 16, Tuesday) — The region’s largest mining investment event, the ‘5th Annual Asia Mining Congress 2009’, will be held at the Raffles City Convention Centre in Singapore from March 23 to 27. The conference will discuss global industry issues, opportunities in international partnerships, Asian mining projects and opportunities in junior mining sector. Regulatory […]

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