Uzbekistan breaks ground on new refinery

The Republic of Uzbekistan has broken ground on a 5 million-tonne/year grassroots refinery to be built in the former Soviet state’s eastern Jizzakh region. Uzbekistan’s President Shavkat Mirziyoyev inaugurated start of construction on the $2.2-billion…

Activists vs. consumers

When political obsession steers decision-making about energy, consumers suffer. A new study by the US Chamber of Commerce's Institute for 21st Century Energy (ITCE) estimates the economic consequences of politically motivated limits on energy transportation…