New hope that Iraq will reduce oil sector emissions. BY WIL CRISP

Large projects to gather associated gas are making progress Increased investment in large projects to gather associated gas in Iraq has increased optimism that the country is going to make progress in reducing harmful oil sector emissions. In 2020, Iraq flared more natural gas from its oil fields than any other country apart from Russia, according to a World Bank study pu

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Iraq Secures New Investments In Its Booming Oil Industry. By Felicity Bradstock

After recent announcements of new developments in Iraq by several oil majors, the country appears to be rebounding strongly from the coronavirus pandemic, looking to maintain its reputation for oil as well as establish itself as a renewable energy innovator. Last week, French supermajor Total announced it would be constructing four large energy projects in the south of Iraq

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Kurdistan gives oil companies 18-month deadline to end gas flaring

The unexpected directive could spur progress toward ending the wasteful and environmentally damaging practice of flaring, but it also raises concerns for oil companies. Kurdistan gives oil companies 18-month deadline to end gas flaring A flare burns at the Taq Taq oil field in 2016. (STAFF/Iraq Oil Report) By LIZZIE PORTER AND RAWAZ TAHIR of Iraq Oil Report Publishe

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