Kuwait steps up its energy spending programme
Despite the continued low oil price Kuwait has continued to expand its capital expenditure on oil and gas activities and looks to ramp up development on some of its mega projects, writes Julian Walker
Strategic importance of heavy oil to Kuwait
An exclusive insight into Kuwait Oil Company’s heavy oil strategy and why the resource is seen as such a strategically important resource for the sustainability of Kuwait’s oil industry.
KOC: The epicentre of Kuwait’s oil sector
Abdulla Al-Sumait, deputy CEO, South and East Kuwait, Kuwait Oil Company, spoke exclusively to Pipeline about the significance of the giant Burgan field which is at the centre of Kuwait’s oil industry.
Kuwait: The perfect storm for solar EOR
Pipeline speaks with Hussain Shehab, the newly-appointed Country chairman for Kuwait for solar-powered enhanced oil recovery (EOR) pioneer, GlassPoint, on his thoughts for the improvements this technology can bring for the country’s oil and gas sector.
Kuwait Energy wins Basra field contract
A Kuwait Energy-led consortium and the Iraqi Ministry of Oil have signed the final service contract for the exploration, development and production of Basras block 9.
Kuwait Energy pushes for an IPO in London
Independent energy producer, Kuwait Energy, has announced its plans to be listed on the London Stock Exchange in June 2017 with the launch of an initial public offering and hopes to raise about $150 million.
Kuwait’s challenge to keep lights on
Of all the GCC states, every year, major OPEC exporter Kuwait seems to struggle acutely with finding enough gas to increase oil production AND power its growing economy.