# oil - Monday 19 January, 2015
Minister for Finance Michael Noonan said that 31 oil laundries were detected and closed down.
# oil - Wednesday 14 January, 2015
It’s a matter of ‘when’, not ‘if’, according to the energy regulator.
# oil - Tuesday 13 January, 2015
Yesterday the price of oil hit a six year low, but the UAE says they can’t under any circumstances be the only party responsible.
# oil - Monday 12 January, 2015
Are you seeing the benefit at the petrol stations?
# oil - Wednesday 7 January, 2015
Here’s why falling oil prices matter.
# oil - Tuesday 6 January, 2015
The price of a barrel of oil is now below $50 by some benchmarks.
# oil - Sunday 28 December, 2014
There was one problem… Japan also wanted to.
# oil - Monday 8 December, 2014
Thanks to the collapse in price of Brent crude oil.
# oil - Tuesday 4 November, 2014
A 42-year-old man was arrested in connection with the find, which included a large among of laundered fuel and toxic waste.
# oil - Friday 24 October, 2014
Independent Dublin TD Tommy Broughan raised his concerns in the Dáil yesterday.
# oil - Monday 20 October, 2014
The Government has announced a new plan to carry out surveys of areas of potential exploration.
# oil - Thursday 9 October, 2014
A Greenpeace campaign has led to the toy giant distancing itself from Shell.
# oil - Wednesday 24 September, 2014
Meanwhile, US President Barack Obama led the UN Security Council in approving a resolution demanding that countries take action to stem the flow of foreign jihadists to Iraq and Syria.
# oil - Friday 12 September, 2014
Meanwhile in Ukraine, the UN has launched a food aid operation in the war-torn east of the country.
# oil - Tuesday 26 August, 2014
Circle Oil’s share price jumped almost 25% on the news.
# oil - Friday 15 August, 2014
The price of diesel and petrol is expected to fall – a little, at least.
# oil - Monday 7 July, 2014
The situation in Iraq could drive prices above the previous peak recorded in 2008.
# oil - Sunday 29 June, 2014
Pat Rabbitte welcomed the survey saying it will help make decisions on exploration drilling.
# oil - Friday 27 June, 2014
The company blamed increased losses on administration expenses.
# oil - Wednesday 18 June, 2014
However, it has been criticised for ‘not going far enough’, with tax increases falling short of what was recommended by an Oireachtas committee.
# oil - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Oxfam is calling on G7 leaders who are meting tomorrow to reassess Europe’s energy strategy to move towards more sustainable and affordable fuels.
# oil - Thursday 29 May, 2014
They’ve been busy this week.
# oil - Sunday 18 May, 2014
The violence was triggered by Beijing’s deployment of an oil rig in contested South China Sea waters.
# oil - Sunday 9 February, 2014
The amount contributed to the grid was the highest recorded.
# oil - Friday 24 January, 2014
The Irish media has failed to properly report on the local community’s resistance to Shell in Mayo. The reason? Journalism has fewer and fewer resources to filter the truth from the propaganda, Harry Browne writes.
The CEO of oil company Total has spoken to Iranian President Hassan Rouhani who told him to ‘be ready’ for the lifting of embargoes.
# oil - Tuesday 14 January, 2014
Though councillors voted overwhelmingly in favour of the motion, plans in the county can still be approved with one councillor who voted for the ban saying it was “basically a waste of time”.
# oil - Saturday 11 January, 2014
The British energy giant reached a $7.8 billion settlement in 2012
# oil - Monday 11 November, 2013
People in the oil-producing areas of the Niger Delta have suffered thousands of oil spills – which have ruined livelihoods, public health and the environment. Why are they not being listened to? Because oil companies control information about the spills.
# oil - Saturday 9 November, 2013
The Environmental Protection Agency said that householders can save money and be environmentally friendly this winter.
# oil - Thursday 7 November, 2013
Ken Saro-Wiwa was executed by the Nigerian military 18 years ago.
Shell has said that it firmly rejects the report, and rejects claims that it exaggerated the impact of oil theft and sabotage.
# oil - Thursday 24 October, 2013
The US Navy and the Marine Corps had not yet received orders to intervene.
# oil - Wednesday 23 October, 2013
The new charge – used against the members of Pussy Riot – carries a maximum sentence of seven years in a penal colony.
# oil - Monday 21 October, 2013
Minister Jan O’Sullivan said the aim of the new bill will be to streamline the process for infrastructure development.
# oil - Wednesday 25 September, 2013
The 30 activists from 18 countries have been detained since they scaled an oil platform in the Arctic last week.
# oil - Friday 20 September, 2013
Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula are targeting oil facilities, foreigners and security forces.
# oil - Monday 16 September, 2013
Customs officers and gardaí also found 20,000 litres of oil and three tonnes of toxic waste. One man has been arrested.
# oil - Sunday 15 September, 2013
Junior miniser Fergus O’Dowd has said that the state should provide an environment that encourages companies to take the risks involved in exploration.