Texas is bracing itself for Hurricane Harvey, which could be the worst storm to hit the US mainland for almost 12 years.
While North Korea has not suggested it intends to attack its immediate neighbours or their energy infrastructure it does have the capabilities to do so.
Global oil and gas production spend is expected to decrease by 0.3 percent between 2017–2021 from $443bn in 2017 to $315bn in 2021.
Incumbent utilities have been generally slow to react to the many challenges facing the industry, ranging from the drive to decarbonise the sector, to volatile wholesale prices and deep consumer dissatisfaction.
The UK’s Conservative party will cap gas and electricity prices for two-thirds of British households if it wins the upcoming general election in June.