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Iraq looks to boost oil production and export capacity 

Iraq has begun soliciting bids for a new $4 billion project to boost production at its southern oil fields. The intention is that seawater will be injected into the fields to accelerate the removal of the remaining crude. According to the director-general of the state-run Basra Oil Co., Abdul Jabbar, five companies have already shown interest in Continue reading Iraq looks to boost oil production and export capacity 

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How the oil companies behind your Mobil UK distributor are reducing their environmental impact

While advancements in renewable energy are helping to reduce our dependency on fossil fuels, oil and gas are not going anywhere soon. We still need petroleum products to fuel aviation and most of the transport on our roads. We also need crude oil to make materials like plastic and medicines, but extracting crude oil is an inherently messy business that has taken its toll on the environment in the past.

Fortunately, practices have improved over Continue reading How the oil companies behind your Mobil UK distributor are reducing their environmental impact