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The Iran–Iraq–Syria pipeline – Why The U.S is so interested in Syria?

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The Iran–Iraq–Syria pipeline is a proposed natural gas pipeline running from the Iranian South Pars/North Dome Gas-Condensate field towards Europe via Iran, Iraq, Syria and Lebanon to supply European customers as well as Iraq, Syria and Lebanon.

New pipeline projects throughout the Middle East could boost Russian influence there while also ensuring the country’s role as the prime supplier of energy to Europe. – foreignpolicy.com As Washington readies itself for a diminished role in the Middle East, Moscow is laying the groundwork for a significant long-term presence. By acquiring pipelines and exploration rights in Turkey, Iraq, Lebanon, and Syria, Russia is building a land bridge to Europe through the

Middle East. In doing so, it will cement its role as Europe’s primary gas supplier and expand its influence in the Middle East, posing serious risks to U.S. and European interests.

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Billions of barrels flow through American pipelines

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How important are Pipelines in America? Very, there is no question pipelines are important for the American economy and help propel growth in the oil industry.

17 billion barrels of oil have flowed through the 800-mile TAPS pipeline.

There is no credible way to transport oil and natural gas without pipelines

If you had to pick a time and place where energy production in the United States really gained momentum, you could do worse than 42 years ago in Valdez, Alaska. It was there, on June 20, 1977, following completion of the 800-mile TAPS pipeline, that the first oil arrived from Prudhoe Bay on Alaska’s North Slope.

Since then, more than 17 billion barrels of oil have flowed through the pipeline and loaded on about 22,000 tankers. The United States has now undergone an energy transformation from a nation of energy dependence and scarcity to one of energy security and abundance.- read more @ thehill.com

Texas is also another State seeing growth in Oil exploration activity because local and state politicians have a pro-business and pro-growth agenda. The $1.75 billion pipelines that will pump up to 2 billion cubic feet of natural gas a day to the Coastal Bend from the energy-rich Permian Basin is running ahead of schedule and could be operational by mid-September, project developer says.

North Dakota is another State seeing gains in oil output because of pipeline infrastructure. The 1,172-mile pipeline from North Dakota to Illinois, Dakota Access LLC, a subsidiary of Energy Transfer, notified North Dakota’s Public Service Commission seeks to double the amount of crude oil it can ship through the Dakota Access pipeline to 1.1 million barrels per day.

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Russia’s oil production continued to fall this month / contaminated oil

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Russia’s oil production continued to fall this month, two industry sources told Reuters on Monday, under pressure from lower exports after shipments via the Druzhba pipeline to Europe were found to be contaminated in April. read more @ CNBC Russia’s oil production continues to fall after Druzhba contamination -sources

Some 5 million tonnes of oil were contaminated in April with organic chloride and the dirty crude is now stuck in pipelines in Belarus and further West – in Poland, Germany, Ukraine, Slovakia, Hungary and the Czech Republic.

Russia will pump dirty crude oil back from Belarus as it tries to clear a major pipeline of the contaminated oil that has caused the worst ever disruption to its oil exports, sources and officials said on Friday.

Germany’s economy ministry and oil industry association said that on going technical problems with crude supply on Russia’s Druzhba pipeline did not pose a threat to the security of oil product supply. – https://steelguru.com

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