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Kazakhstan appoints new energy minister

Kazakhstan appoints new energy minister

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev has appointed former Ecology Minister Magzum Mirzagaliyev as the country's new energy minister, according to a decree published on Thursday. Mirzagaliyev, 42, had been ecology minister since …

Energy Minister: Kazakhstan working on national carbon tax

Energy Minister: Kazakhstan working on national carbon tax

Kazakhstan’s authorities are working on introduction of a domestic carbon tax on energy consumption to avoid full payment of the carbon tax in the EU, Minister of Energy Nurlan Nagaev said on Tuesday at an international practical conference …

Kazakhstan to increase oil output under OPEC+ deal

Kazakhstan to increase oil output under OPEC+ deal

Kazakhstan will increase oil production under the OPEC+ agreement, the quota for the republic in August will amount to 1.491 mln bpd, press service of the Ministry of Energy of Kazakhstan said following the results of the ministerial meeting of …

Kazakhstan cut oil output beyond OPEC+ requirements in June

Kazakhstan cut oil output beyond OPEC+ requirements in June

Kazakhstan reduced its oil output in June beyond the level required by the OPEC+ global production cut agreement, in order to compensate for poor compliance in May, the Central Asian nation’s energy ministry said. The former …

Tokayev names new energy minister of Kazakhstan

Tokayev names new energy minister of Kazakhstan

Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev named Nurlan Nogayev, previously a provincial governor, as the country's energy minister. Nogayev, 52, had mostly worked in the oil industry before …

Kazakhstan to start export of high-octane gasoline

Kazakhstan to start export of high-octane gasoline

Kazakhstan plans to begin exporting high-octane gasoline in the second half of June 2019, Kazakh Minister of Energy Kanat Bozumbayev told a government meeting today. According to the minister, 21.7 million tonnes of oil …

Nuclear power plant might appear in Almaty region

Nuclear power plant might appear in Almaty region

The Kazakh authorities decided that the nuclear power plant might be built in Ulken village, Almaty region, Kazakh Energy Minister Magzum Mirzagaliyev said during the Senate meeting. According to him, there is no …

Kazakhstan plans to cut oil production by 300,000 bpd

Kazakhstan plans to cut oil production by 300,000 bpd

Kazakhstan's Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev announced the country's intention to cut oil production in April by 300,000 barrels per day due to scheduled maintenance work at the Kashagan, Karachaganak and Tengiz …

Kazakhstan ready for talks on extending oil output cuts

Kazakhstan ready for talks on extending oil output cuts

Kazakhstan is ready to hold talks with OPEC on extending global oil output cuts into the second half of this year, Kazakh Oil Minister Kanat Bozumbayev said. He noted Kazakhstan aimed to cut crude output further in May …

 Kazakhstan to stop buying oil in 2019

Kazakhstan to stop buying oil in 2019

After the modernization of three Kazakh refineries the refining volume in Kazakhstan will increase to 17.5 million tons by 2019, the country will be fully provided with its own oil products, the Kazakh Energy Minister Kanat …

Kashagan oil field operating normally

Kashagan oil field operating normally

Work to bring onstream the giant Kashagan oil field in Kazakhstan is going normally and some crude has already been processed and put in storage, Kazakh Energy Minister Kanat Bozumbayev said. Four wells were …