Jordan’s NEPCO seeking 16 LNG cargoes for 2018 delivery

first_imgImage courtesy of BAMThe National Electric Power Company of Jordan (NEPCO) launched a tender seeking the supply of up to 16 cargoes to its Al‐Sheikh Sabah LNG Terminal at Aqaba.NEPCO plans to work with bidders to execute a master sale and purchase agreement before the bid submission deadline on August 2.Volumes would be delivered during 2018 on a DES (delivered ex-ship) basis, according to the tender document.Jordan started importing liquefied natural gas in May 2015 when the 160,000-cbm FSRU Golar Eskimo arrived in the port of Aqaba.The FSRU is capable of delivering up to 500 mmscfd with a peaking capacity of 750 mmscfd.last_img read more

Remi Garde demands Aston Villa response after Merseyside misery

first_imgRemi Garde expects a response and an improved performance from his Aston Villa team against Watford. Garde’s first defeat as manager was a heavy 4-0 loss to Everton last weekend in a game where Villa were three goals behind at half-time. The display was poles apart from that which earned a goalless draw at home to Manchester City in the Frenchman’s first match in charge prior to the international break. Garde did not go as far as to suggest that Saturday is a must-win match for Villa but neither is he underestimating its importance. He said: ”It is a huge game but it is not the end of the season, nobody will be relegated at the end of the weekend. Well I hope, if that is so then we are in more trouble than I thought! ”It would be a huge boost in confidence for us to win this weekend. We want to, of course, win this game and we are going to try and do it in the way we want. ”But we will also accept a victory in the last minute, I have no problem with that. ”The first minutes will be important for everyone but the result at the end will be more important.” Grealish has been dropped but s ome good news for Villa is the return to fitness of Jores Okore from a knee injury and the defender could be in the squad for the first time since the FA Cup final in May. Forward Gabriel Agbonlahor (calf) will be assessed. To make matters worse, just hours after the defeat young midfielder Jack Grealish was photographed partying on a night out and did not return home with the rest of the squad on the team coach – a breach of club discipline which has resulted in the 20-year-old being left out of the squad against the Hornets. Despite the result at Goodison Park, Garde felt Villa could take some encouragement from their second-half showing and he wants his players to begin in that same vein in front of their own supporters on Saturday. ”The first half (at Everton) was quite disappointing for me,” said Garde. ”I thought that after the first goal we didn’t resist enough, lost too many challenges and didn’t create any chances at all for the first 35 minutes. ”In the first 35 minutes I didn’t see players who want to fight for the shirt. This is not the way I want to play, we were a little bit shy. The team is new and does not really know each other yet and we have to work hard to get to know each other. ”But the reaction in the second half was much better and this week in training we have been working hard. I am still very pleased with the way we train. ”I think we can do better than we have done and I hope we can improve on Saturday because it is my responsibility to find some solutions quickly, because we need them.” Villa are without a Barclays Premier League win since the opening day of the season and are rooted to the bottom of the table, five points adrift of safety. Press Associationlast_img read more

DONEGAL MAN AWARDED €41K AFTER CRASH ON BEACH

first_imgA Dungloe man who drove after some quad bikers who were driving on a public beach has been awarded €41,000 after a crash.Mr Boyle was on a quad when he was struck by a pensioner.Shaun Boyle collided with a pensioner’s jeep during the incident in 2003. The High Court heard how Mr Boyle (29) of Pole Road, Meenmore, Dungloe suffered various injuries when he was crashed into by pensioner Andrew Sharkey of Trevet Grange, Dunshaughlin in Co Meath.Mr Boyle sued Mr Sharkey as a result of the injuries.The court heard how Mr Boyle had driven after a number of men on his quad bike who had also been on quad bikes on a public beach.DONEGAL MAN AWARDED €41K AFTER CRASH ON BEACH was last modified: October 20th, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:crashdungloeHIGH COURTquadlast_img read more