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Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Solo Oil increases OIIP estimates from Horse Hill-1 discovery well

Solo today announces that, as a result of the analysis and integration of subsurface data from the Horse Hill-1 ("HH-1") discovery well, in which Solo holds a net attributable interest of 6.5%, the calculated estimates of the discovered most likely gross oil i ...
West Europe | Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Alvopetro announces 197(2) discovery

Alvopetro Energy Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:ALV) announce that the 197(2) well, located on Block 197 in the Recôncavo basin in the State of Bahia, Brazil, has discovered natural gas. The 197(2) well reached a total depth of 1,669 metres and has been cased and cemented. Bas ...
South America | Tuesday, December 16, 2014

Friday, December 12, 2014

Santos makes second wet gas discovery in PEL 513

Wet Gas Business Drillsearch Energy Limited (ASX:DLS) announce the second wet gas discovery made by its PEL 513 joint venture with Santos Limited (Drillsearch 40%, Santos 60% and Operator). The Yarowinnie South-1 well was drilled to a total depth of 3,142 metres as an ...
Australasia | Friday, December 12, 2014

InterOil announces discovery at Bobcat-1

InterOil Corporation (NYSE: IOC; POMSoX: IOC) today has notified the Papua New Guinea Department of Petroleum and Energy of a discovery at the Bobcat-1 exploration well in PPL476. The well was tested over an interval of about 320 meters of Kapau limestone, the upper se ...
Australasia | Friday, December 12, 2014

Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Hydrocarbons present in the Santa Rosa Formation

President is pleased to announce the Lapacho x-1 well has reached TD at 4,543m in the Santa Rosa Formation, the primary pre-drill target, with 418m of the 600m target interval drilled. Very encouraging hydrocarbon shows have been encountered throughout the gross formati ...
North America | Wednesday, December 10, 2014

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

PetroQuest Energy announces significant discovery at its Thunder Bayou prospect

PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (NYSE: PQ) announce significant discovery at its internally generated Thunder Bayou Prospect located in Vermilion Parish, Louisiana. The Company has an approximate 50% working interest and 37% net revenue interest in the well, which logged approx ...
North America | Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Bengal Energy announces gas discovery in Australia's Cooper Basin

Bengal Energy Ltd. (TSX:BNG) announces that the Authority to Prospect ("ATP") 752P joint venture, in which the Company holds 30.4% and 38% working interests in the Barta and Wompi sub-blocks respectively, has completed the exploration drilling program Nubba-1 ...
Australasia | Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Chevron announces first oil from Jack/St. Malo project in the Gulf of Mexico

Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) announced that crude oil and natural gas production has begun at the Jack/St. Malo project in the Lower Tertiary trend, deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Jack/St. Malo is a key part of Chevron's strong queue of upstream projects and was ...
North America | Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Petrobras announces first discovery in Colombian Caribbean deep waters

The Petrobras Orca-1 exploratory well (Tayrona Block) has revealed a natural gas accumulation in Colombian Caribbean deep waters, 40 km off the coast of La Guajira. This is the first discovery in the history of the deep water exploration of this region of the Caribbean. ...
South America | Wednesday, December 3, 2014

Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Andes Energia successfully complete oil production test of VG x-1 well

Andes Energia (AIM: AEN; BCBA: AEN) announces that it has successfully completed an intervention operation on the VG x-1 well, testing the Vaca Muerta formation, which is currently producing oil without being stimulated through hydraulic fracturing. The VG x-1 well is l ...
South America | Tuesday, December 2, 2014

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Forent Energy announce operational update

Forent Energy Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FEN) is pleased to provide an operational update and to announce that it has filed its Interim Financial Statements and MD&A for the three and nine months ended September 30, 2014, on SEDAR and its website. Q3 2014 HIGHLIGHTS Third quar ...
North America | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Junex strikes oil in its Galt No. 4 horizontal well

Junex Inc. (TSX VENTURE:JNX) is very pleased to announce an oil discovery in its Galt No. 4 Horizontal Well that it drilled using its wholly-owned Foragaz No. 4 drilling rig. Having finished drilling on November 20th, this is the first horizontal oil exploration well ev ...
North America | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Linc Energy finds oil shows in its 1st exploration well in the 103 billion barrel Arckaringa Basin

Linc Energy Ltd (SGX:TI6) (OTCQX: LNCGY) is pleased to announce hydrocarbon shows have been detected in the Stuart Range Formation at the Pata 1 exploration well, the first of three wells in this year's exploration program in the Arckaringa Basin. The Stuart Range ...
Australasia | Thursday, November 27, 2014

Friday, November 21, 2014

BG Group brings new production onstream in Brazil

BG Group (LSE: BG.L) today announced the start-up of the Cidade de Ilhabela floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. This is the second unit deployed on the Sapinhoá field and the fifth FPSO to have come onstream across the interests in which BG ...
South America | Friday, November 21, 2014

Talisman and Ecopetrol make hydrocarbon discovery in Block CPO-9, Colombia

Talisman Energy Inc. (TSX:TLM) (NYSE:TLM) affiliate Talisman (Colombia) Oil & Gas Ltd., and Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL NYSE: EC; TSX: ECP) have proven the presence of hydrocarbons in the Nueva Esperanza-1 exploratory well (A2b), located in block CPO-9, Department of ...
South America | Friday, November 21, 2014

Pacific Energy Development begins Loomis Wells completion operations

PEDEVCO Corp. d/b/a Pacific Energy Development (NYSE MKT: PED), an energy company engaged in the acquisition and development of strategic, high-growth energy projects in the U.S., announced today that the Company has commenced completion operations, including hydraulic ...
North America | Friday, November 21, 2014
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