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Kazakhstan's Energy Company Continues to Borrow to Survive
April 30, 2018
Kazakhstan's Energy Company Continues to Borrow to Survive
A recent Eurobond issue piles up on Kazmunaigas' debt, signaling just how dependent Kazakhstan's oil and gas giant is on borrowed capital.
Kazakhstan's Energy Company Continues to Borrow to Survive
The Real Future of Green Energy in Kazakhstan
January 12, 2018
The Real Future of Green Energy in Kazakhstan
Given the dominance of conventional energy resources, are Astana’s green energy reforms merely publicity stunts?
The Real Future of Green Energy in Kazakhstan
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
December 05, 2017
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
OPEC and major non-OPEC producers agreed to extend the December 2016 production cut deal through 2018.
The Global Oil War Rages On With OPEC Cut Deal Extension
Fuel Crisis Exposes Kazakhstan's Energy Contradictions
October 23, 2017
Fuel Crisis Exposes Kazakhstan's Energy Contradictions
For the past month, lack of gasoline, price increases, and public discontent highlighted Kazakhstan's infrastructural and institutional impasse.
Fuel Crisis Exposes Kazakhstan's Energy Contradictions
Kazakhstan Disappoints on OPEC Promise
July 13, 2017
Kazakhstan Disappoints on OPEC Promise
Mixed reporting casts doubt on how seriously Astana takes its oil production cut promises.
Kazakhstan Disappoints on OPEC Promise
Kazakhstan's Renewable Energy Quest
May 02, 2017
Kazakhstan's Renewable Energy Quest
Astana will face a number of practical and political issues in promoting renewable energy sources.
Kazakhstan's Renewable Energy Quest
Kazakhstan Breaks Oil Production Cut Promise
April 14, 2017
Kazakhstan Breaks Oil Production Cut Promise
The promise was symbolic, anyway.
Kazakhstan Breaks Oil Production Cut Promise
Is a Winter Oil Production Freeze in the Works?
November 01, 2016
Is a Winter Oil Production Freeze in the Works?
OPEC promises a plan November 30, but in the meantime members and non-members dither on cuts and freezes.
Is a Winter Oil Production Freeze in the Works?
Chevron and Kazakhstan Hail $36.8 Billion Tengiz Expansion
July 05, 2016
Chevron and Kazakhstan Hail $36.8 Billion Tengiz Expansion
The investment looks to capitalize on lower costs and bet on future demand.
Chevron and Kazakhstan Hail $36.8 Billion Tengiz Expansion
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
April 15, 2016
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
At least Astana will be in the room where it happens.
Kazakhstan to Attend the Doha Oil Summit
Why Changing Energy Markets Add Relevance to EXPO 2017 Astana
February 22, 2016
Why Changing Energy Markets Add Relevance to EXPO 2017 Astana
The event has chosen a surprising theme.
Why Changing Energy Markets Add Relevance to EXPO 2017 Astana
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