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Israel holds naval drill with US, Greece
High-ranking Ethiopian police officer defends cops
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France urges Palestinians not to execute suspects in Arafat's death
Sudanese military sources report 'foreign air raid' on Khartoum
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High Court ruling paves way for demolition of unauthorized Palestinian village
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Holocaust survivor advocate Menachem Rosensaft honored by Hebrew Union College
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Hamas arrests dozens of Islamic State supporters
US offers millions for information on four ISIS leaders
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High Court petition tries to bar deputy minister to run Health Ministry
State Comptroller unveils scathing report on the Health Ministry
Hydrocarbons identified at southern Golan Heights drilling site
State comptroller slams Environment Ministry’s air pollution monitoring deficiencies
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05.07.2015 | 18 Iyar, 5775
Yesh Din followed the investigation of 246 police files involving the uprooting, burning or damaging of trees in the West Bank between the years 2005 and 2014.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Sara and Myra might have up to 184 billion cubic meters of gas and potentially up to 150.7 million barrels of oil.
By SHARON UDASIN
The descendants of the Maccabees are spending about NIS 30 billion on oil for transportation, with a chunk of it going to regimes that don’t exactly appreciate the idea of religious freedom – especially for Jews.
By YOSEF I. ABRAMOWITZ
The ultra deepwater drillship, which was to begin drilling in the first quarter of 2014, is now not likely to start work before the second half of 2014.
By GLOBES, AMIRAM BARKAT
Index based on five factors: Net oil consumption, oil imports, energy efficiency, budget balance and government debt levels.
By NIV ELIS
Comprehensive scientific evaluations required to determine whether the hydrocarbons indicate oil, gas, condensate or none of the above.
The SCF Altai tanker was anchored near Ashkelon port early on Friday morning, ship tracking and industry sources said.
Elmar Mammadyarov becomes first foreign minister of Azerbaijan to visit: Both leaders express interest in increasing trade.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
Project was aiming to prove usability of approximately 40 billion barrels of oil found in te shale rock layer of the Shfela basin in south-central Israel.
Emissions of volatile organic compounds from Haifa plants amount to 2,400 tons per year, in comparison to 111 tons per year in Ramat Hovav, says report.
Lawmakers against drilling in Golan Heights while energy and water officials contend it won't cause environmental damage.
Worth approximately $30b. in total, such an agreement could generate more than $20b. in income for the state, the source said.
Woodside exit from Leviathan "disappointing," but partners will move forward with regional opportunities.
Situated off the coast of Tel Aviv, the Oz license could be a source of over 600 million barrels of oil.
Science Minister: Oil is a political tool found in the hands of our greatest enemies, Israel must lower its strategic value reduce the world dependence.
Government releases lease terms prioritizing domestic supply security.
Gas industry seeks knowledge and capital from international companies in New York and Houston.
Natural gas majority stakeholder CEO says if Sheshinski Committee reopened, company's projects would be reconsidered.
First license to drill for oil awarded to New Jersey-based company, covering half the area of the Golan.
By GLOBES AND JPOST.COM STAFF
American oilman Harold Hamm tells 'Post' that Israel can achieve “energy renaissance” as US has.
America's wealthiest oil developers touring Israel believe the country is ready for energy self-sufficiency.
Experts say that Israeli target is to reduce oil in transportation sector by 30% in 2020 and 60% by 2025.
Committee approves exploratory oil drilling application for Gabriela reservoir, about 19 km west of Herzliya Marina.
Meital Stavinsky, who works with Israeli cleantech firms says Israeli version of US initiative could reduce oil dependence.
Exploratory drilling near Beit Shemesh claims the area contains approximately 250 billion barrels of shale oil/
The Treasury will transfer NIS 22 million to equip two ships to treat sea pollution along Mediterranean coast.
The development of gas fields by Israel, Syria and Lebanon are paving the way to create a new reality in the region.
By YOSSI MELMAN
With Israel poised to become a player in the big energy league, the Middle East political kaleidoscope is about to be given a good shaking.
By NEVILLE TELLER
This Hanukka, break out of the usual latke habit with some savory and sweet fritters.
By LAURA FRANKEL
Hanukka is the one time of year that we can stop counting calories and enjoy a deep fried delicious doughnut.
With Hanukka coming up now’s the time to enjoy the best produce of local olive oil makers.
By NERIA BARR
Eleven years ago, KKL Mexico, with the support of the Jewish community in Mexico, decided to give a special gift
By KKL-JNF STAFF
Mutual distrust has prevented withdrawal from border area; buffer zone a condition for restarting oil flows vital to both nations.
Tehran says ScanEagle drone was gathering military information; the US denies it lost a drone.
Jordanian spokesman says that though gov't seeking ways to solve energy crisis, it's eager to maintain ties with Gulf countries.
By JOANNA PARASZCZUK
Asia's Iran crude liftings rise sharply in February; US may increase pressure on buyers to cut purchases.
Despite the US official line that Iran is not open for trade while under sanctions, Iranian FM Zarif says otherwise.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Proposal would allow Tehran "one-time" access to frozen revenues.
Tehran's crude oil revenues average an estimated $3.4 billion in the first half of the year, down from $8 billion from 2011.
New sanctions meant to further weaken the Iranian rial, cripple auto sector that is a major source of revenue for Tehran.
Islamic Republic's oil sales under pressure, vital for economy; tankers travelling faster to boost shipments.
Temporary measures give parliament time to pass full-year budget; Currency has lost half its value in the past year.
American officials will meet with government, company officials in Malaysia that import crude from Tehran.
Strong Chinese demand and tanker fleet expansion help the OPEC member dodge sanctions; exports rise to 1.4m. barrels per day.
Iranian oil minister Qasemi for the first time concedes that Western sanctions have impacted crude exports.
Commander says some 30 warnings issued to surveillance planes attempting to approach the site of military exercises.
Middle men help disguise origin, calling it "Iraqi special blend"; fuel oil sales help recoup lost crude revenues.
Sanctions that take effect in February will prevent states from moving money used to buy oil outside of the purchasing country.
Senate c'tee chair: Obama concerned sanctions don't provide enough "waiver flexibility" for countries trading with Iranian entities.
Atlit residents blockade Carmel Resins site, demanding factory closure.
During the Passover holiday's intermediate days, around 2,000 people have come for tours of the Afek Oil and Gas drilling site.
Environmental Protection Ministry tests revealed that the reserve, located in the Arava Desert, is now free of air pollution.
The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel petitioned the High Court of Justice on Tuesday.
The project involves three years of exploration for conventional oil, north of Nahal El Al near Moshav Natur, a former kibbutz on the southern Golan Heights.
Oil spill site completely free of liquid petroleum; investigation into circumstances of spill still underway.
Scientists in Israel and around the world are already making significant headway in this process.
Earlier this week, reports in Indian media said the state-owned company ONGC Videsh (OVL) had expressed interest in buying a stake in Leviathan.
Throughout 2014 fuel prices have consistently dropped, Energy Ministry graph shows.
The program will serve to treat the soils contaminated by the spill as well as help restore the wildlife populations damaged over the course of the event.
As part of plan, special team would be established to check environmental impact of Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company activities both on dry land and on beaches.
The absence of an order meant that the NGO did not have a total victory over Ofek in a petition, which had demanded fully revoking the drilling licenses they were granted.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The pipeline was a joint project between Iran and Israel in 1968, but the Islamic Revolution of 1978-1979 crushed the alliance and cooperation.
By NIV ELIS,YONAH JEREMY BOB
Air quality in the region is now within accepted standards, removal of the contaminated earth from the large pools is nearly complete.
By JEREMY SHARON
Rains forecast for Tuesday have put environmentalists on edge, as it will affect fragile local ecosystem.
Commitment was first signed in 1979 after the Iranian revolution sent shock waves of higher prices and fears about disruptions in the Mideast through oil markets.
One of basin's stakeholders, Delek Drilling, makes announcement in company's 3rd quarter financial report for 2014.
Labor’s Avishay Braverman says natural gas price supervision would reduce the cost of living and boost industrial growth.
The park's site is identified by researchers as Sha'arayim, mentioned in the story of David and Goliath.
Project involves three years of exploration for conventional oil through 10 wells.
CEO frustrated that proposal for Shfela basin hydrocarbon exploration ‘deemed defective and non-comprehensive.’
Income will enable increased investments in education, welfare and reduce cost of living, says energy and water minister.
Pilot rejected because fundamentally flawed; no answers to uncertainties that required improved knowledge, understanding.
IEI estimates that approximately 40 billion barrels of oil lie between 200 and 400 meters below the Ela Valley's surface.
Overseeing committee says exploratory drilling would not involve any fracking, production of oil that is not in liquid form.
Jerusalem District Committee for Planning and Building to reconvene to determine program's future.
Israel’s worst-ever environmental disaster has focused public scrutiny on the mysterious Eilat-Ashkelon Pipeline Company.
Following Putin's pardon, the Russian tycoon gives first interview, says he will not enter politics or seek to regain assets of his former oil company.
By JPOST.COM STAFF, REUTERS
The 'Post' visits the Magdaniyat Pe'er bakery to witness the making of sufganiyot, Hanukka's traditional donuts.
By HADAS PARUSH
Alternative medicine expert Natalie Marx answers your questions: What natural remedies can revive dry hair with split ends?
By NATALIE MARX
With Hanukka approaching, expert Natalie Marx answers your questions about different types of oils.
Try to add some olive oil in your cooking this Hanukkah
By FAYE LEVY AND YAKIR LEVY
A ‘veritable terrestrial coral reef,’ the diversity of plant and wildlife in the Evrona Nature Reserve is threatened by five million liters of crude oil seeping into its soil
By ALON TAL
Is China’s thirst for oil creating new opportunities for peace in the Middle East? "OPEC is about to collapse," says expert.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Islamic Republic trying to mend fences with Chinese oil firms to get projects going.
Expert sees Salman’s son and new defense minister, who has headed the crown prince’s court, as the key player to watch.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
TASE reports signs of hydrocarbons, petroleum; findings are still "estimates and assumptions, which contain no certainty."
Tweet about Israeli strike in Syria referring to event from 40 years ago, accidentally interpreted as being current.
Buyers retreat due to EU and US economic sanctions placed on Iran; Iran's oil revenues drop by about 50 percent.
Oil ministry official says Syrian rebels set oil wells ablaze following disputes among fighters, causing a daily loss of nearly 5,000 barrels of oil and 52,000 cubic meters of gas, according to Syrian state media.
Envoy to the Arab League appears to withdraw remark that Arabs should use oil as weapon to halt Gaza operation.
The US can stop Israeli "aggression" by making a simple phone call, Hezbollah chief says, urges action from Arab states.
With Israel's average price for gas at $8.28 per gallon ($2.12/liter), it constitutes 8% of the average Israeli's daily income to buy a gallon of fuel.
Why the sight of a beetle drowning in spilled oil should sadden and worry us all.
By LIAT COLLINS
Environmentalists say that searching for fossil fuels, such as the recently nixed oil-shale drilling project in the Elah Valley area, belongs to the past.
A look at the Norwegian Oil Fund, one of the world’s largest Sovereign Wealth Funds, might prove instructive for Israel.
By JEROME VITENBERG
The world is in the grip of an economic crisis. Governments everywhere are increasing taxes and cutting social programs.
By JERUSALEM POST READERS
In recent years Norway’s government has incited against Israel probably more than any other Western European government.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
Unlike the situation with Better Place, economic laws of supply and demand work in favor of Israel’s energy solution.
By CAROLINE B. GLICK
Analysts: Iran to be high Obama priority, Syria arms aid looms.