Energy Briefs

IN TODAY's Energy Briefs: Pakistan explosion; Finkel backs renewables; Mongolian farm-out; UK to miss target; Statoil in Argentina; Apache lessens loss; MEO name change; Winner scrapped; GE's Tangguh win; Heerema axes; Newfoundland leases terminated; Protean pleased; Direct Action criticised; Obama risks lives: official; KrisEnergy loss; Guilty plea; and Alberta law debated.

Pakistan

Twenty-one shipbreakers have been killed in Pakistan and more than 130 are injured or missing after gas cylinders exploded on board an oil production tanker beached for scrapping at Gadani, on

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