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Gulf Keystone - Shaikan Crude Export Route Update

Gulf Keystone, operator of the Shaikan Field in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq, is today providing an update on the Shaikan crude export route. The Kurdistan Regional Government's Ministry of Natural Resources ("MNR") is to begin exporting all Shaikan crude production via trucks to Turkey, from the en ...

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Posted 11 hours agoPress > Gulf KeystoneShaikan field

Norwegian Petroleum Directorate - Drilling permit for well 6705/7-1 in production licence 705

The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted Repsol Norge AS a drilling permit for well 6705/7-1, cf. Section 8 of the Resource Management Regulations. Well 6705/7-1 will be drilled by the Transocean Spitsbergen drilling facility at position 67°15'5.14" north and 5°10'29.12" east, after comple ...

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Posted 11 hours agoPress > Norwegian Petroleum DirectorateDrilling permitNorway

ExxonMobil Announces 2016 Reserves

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) announced today proved reserves were 20 billion oil-equivalent barrels at year-end 2016, inclusive of a net reduction of 3.3 billion oil-equivalent barrels from 2015. Reserves changes in 2016 reflect new developments as well as revisions and extensions to existin ...

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Posted 11 hours agoPress > ExxonMobilReserves

U.S. crude oil production increases following higher drilling activity

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Short-Term Energy Outlook U.S. crude oil production increased for the second consecutive month in November 2016, the first time this has occurred since early 2015. Increased drilling activity in the Permian region, which spans Texas and New Mex ...

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Posted 1 day agoPress > Energy Information Administration EIACrude

Kongsberg Maritime: Reshaping Underwater Operations – Live Footage of Groundbreaking Robotic Subsea ‘Snake’ Released

First live trials of the Eelume underwater robot took place in Trondheim, Norway First live testing of unique robot set to revolutionise underwater intervention operations Watch footage of the state-of-the-art Eelume robot in action: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nGa3g2Hifzc Eelu ...

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Posted 1 day agoPress > KongsbergSubsea

Mexico turns to the Jurassic era for shale oil: Fuel for Thought

Mexico's plans to develop its shale oil resources have finally taken a step forward following years of largely fruitless efforts by the state owned company Pemex. Canada's Renaissance Oil and Russia's Lukoil are joining forces to develop the Amatitlan block of the Chicontepec region. They aren't ...

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Posted 1 day agoOpinion > PlattsMexicoShale

China’s independent refiners could get regulated away: Fuel for Thought

China's regulatory pendulum has swung from supporting independent refiners by encouraging competition and deregulation to favoring state-owned oil companies, which could have the impact of regulating many of the independents out of business. In early 2015 China's independent refiners, or teapots, ...

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Posted 1 day agoOpinion > PlattsChinaRefining

Oil price, Wood Group, And finally…

Oil price A weak dollar ahead of the Fed meeting helped in a quiet market with the US closed for Presidents Day. Net long positions have crept up to another high and with the data from Saudi Arabia confirming the cutbacks, the price picked up. A short blog today as I am off to see a couple of com ...

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Posted 2 days agoOpinion > Malcy's BlogWood Group

Shell launches LNG Outlook

Global demand for liquefied natural gas (LNG) reached 265 million tonnes (MT) in 2016 – enough to supply power to around 500 million homes a year. This included an increase in net LNG imports of 17 MT. Many expected a strong increase in new LNG supplies would outpace demand growth during 2016.  I ...

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Posted 2 days agoPress > ShellLNG

LEKOIL starts continuous production at Otakikpo - Production ramping up to 10,000 bopd

LEKOIL starts continuous production at Otakikpo Production ramping up to 10,000 bopd LEKOIL (AIM: LEK), the oil and gas exploration, development and production company with a focus on Africa, is pleased to announce that further to the announcement on 8 December 2016, the six kilometre offshore ...

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Posted 3 days agoPress > LEKOILOtakikpoproduction update

President Energy updates on its Argentina operations

  OPERATIONS AT PUESTO GUARDIAN CONCESSION, SALTA PROVINCE, ARGENTINA   President Energy (AIM: PPC), the oil and gas exploration company, provides the following update on its Argentina operations. Further to the Company's announcement on 11 January 2017, President is pleased to announce th ...

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Posted 3 days agoPress > President EnergyAIMArgentina

Sound Energy - Tendrara: TE-8 Drilling Commences

  Sound Energy, the African and European focused upstream gas company, is pleased to confirm the commencement of drilling at the third Tendrara well, onshore Morocco.   Following the recent success at the Company's first two Tendrara wells (TE-6 and TE-7), the Company's third well (TE-8)  was ...

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Posted 3 days agoPress > Sound EnergyTendrara

88 Energy - Rig Contract Executed for Drilling of Icewine#2

88 Energy Limited ("88 Energy", "the Company", "Operator") (ASX, AIM: 88E) is pleased to provide an update on Project Icewine, located onshore North Slope of Alaska. Highlights Rig contract executed for drilling of Icewine#2 appraisal well Doyon Drilling Inc's ("Doyon") Arctic Fox rig exp ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > 88 EnergyProject Icewine

Chariot Oil & Gas - Morocco update

Award of Kenitra Offshore Exploration Permit and Commencement of Seismic Programme, Offshore Morocco   Chariot Oil & Gas Limited (AIM: CHAR), the Atlantic margins focused oil and gas exploration company, is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary, Chariot Oil & Gas Investments ( ...

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Posted 7 days agoPress > MoroccoChariot Oil & Gas

Tlou achieves significant increase in Gas Reserves

Tlou Energy Limited, the AIM and ASX listed company focused on delivering power in Botswana and southern Africa through the development of coal bed methane ("CBM") is pleased to announce a significant upgrade of Reserves for the Lesedi CBM Project ("Lesedi") and initial Reserves for the Mamba Proje ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > Tlou Energy

Falcon Oil & Gas - Beetaloo Basin Drilling Results Indicate Material Gas Resource

Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:FO)(AIM:FOG)(ESM:FAC) is pleased to announce that Origin Energy Resources Limited ("Origin"), Falcon's 35% joint venture partner, has submitted the Results of Evaluation of the Discovery and Preliminary Estimate of Petroleum in Place for the Amungee NW-1H Velkerri ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > Falcon Oil & GasBeetaloo

Gulfsands Petroleum - Moulay Bouchta Extension Confirmed

Moulay Bouchta Extension Confirmed   Gulfsands Petroleum plc (AIM: GPX), the oil and gas company with activities in Syria, Tunisia, Colombia and Morocco, today announces that its subsidiary, Gulfsands Petroleum Morocco Limited ("GPML"), has been awarded an extension to its Moulay Bouchta Petro ...

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Posted 8 days agoPress > Gulfsands PetroleumMoulay BouchtaMorocco

New ISO standard for the safe bunkering of LNG-fuelled ships

Some ships in northern Europe have been using liquefied natural gas (LNG) as their fuel source for over a decade, with an extremely good safety record. But as the use of LNG-fuelled vessels spreads to other parts of the world and many more parties become involved, there is a clear need to standardiz ...

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Posted 9 days agoPress > LNGISO

Oil price, Genel, Ophir, Sundry-Sound Energy-Ascent- And finally…

Oil price As if proof were ever needed that crude is trading in a narrow range last week WTI was up 3 cents on the week while Brent was down a whopping 11 cents. The end of the week was best for the bulls as the IEA added to other reporters in assessing the adherence to the quotas as being over 90 ...

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Posted 9 days agoOpinion > Malcy's BlogOphir EnergySound Energy +2

Lundin Petroleum- Oil discovery in the Filicudi prospect in the southern Barents Sea

Lundin Petroleum AB (Lundin Petroleum) is pleased to announce that its wholly owned subsidiary Lundin Norway AS (Lundin Norway) has made an oil and gas discovery in the main well 7219/12-1 and is presently drilling a sidetrack 7219/12-1A on the Filicudi prospect. The wells are located in PL533 app ...

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Posted 10 days agoPress > Lundin PetroleumFilicudiBarents Sea