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10.04.2014 China, Russia top officials vow to deepen energy cooperation

Leaders from China and Russia called on April 9 for efforts to promote solid bilateral cooperation in the nuclear, natural gas, oil, electricity and new energy sectors, China Daily has reported.

04.04.2014 China’s Sinopec sells $5 billion worth of bonds

China Petrochemical Corp., parent of Asia’s largest oil refiner, raised $5 billion from the biggest offering of dollar-denominated notes by an Asian issuer in more than a decade, Bloomberg reported on April 3.

12.12.2013 PetroChina, Datang to Pump Gas to Beijing from Inner Mongolia

On December 10 in Beijing, PetroChina and Datang International Power Generation Co., Ltd (Datang Power) signed a purchase and sale agreement regarding Datang Power's SNG project in Keshiketeng Qi, Inner Mongolia, CNPC’s press office reported on December 12.

28.11.2013 China to Become Largest Oil Importer

China is expected to overtake the United States to become the world's largest oil importer in the 2020s as emerging economies, instead of developed ones, will claim most of the world's energy supplies, China Daily reported on November 28.

08.11.2013 CNPC, Shell Establish Shale Oil Research Center

On October 30, the Shale Oil Joint Research Center co-established by CNPC and Shell was inaugurated in CNPC's Research Institute of Petroleum Exploration and Development in Beijing, CNPC said on November 8.

07.11.2013 China’s CNPC, Shell Top Managers Meet in Beijing

On November 6, CNPC Chairman Zhou Jiping met with visiting Shell CEO Peter Voser and CEO Designate Ben van Beurden in Beijing, CNPC said on November 7.

07.11.2013 First Chinese Coal-to-Gas Plant to Pump Gas to Beijing

China's first coal-to-gas (CTG) project will soon start pumping gas to capital city Beijing to help meet winter heating demand, coming online after a one-year delay due to an unfinished pipeline, Reuters reported on November 7, citing an industry official involved on the

07.10.2013 Beijing to Replace Coal with Gas in Four Power Plants

Beijing will build four power centers by the end of 2014 to replace coal with natural gas in heating and power generation, Xinhua reported on October 5, citing municipal authorities.

08.08.2013 CNPC, CSSC Sign Strategic Cooperation Agreement

On August 6, CNPC and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) signed a strategic cooperation agreement in Beijing, CNPC reported in a news release.

04.02.2013 Sinopec to Sell Cleaner Gasoline In 2014

Sinopec Corp, Asia's biggest oil refiner, is upgrading desulphurization facilities and will supply cleaner oil products from 2014 over public concerns about oil quality, the company reported in a news release.