Empyrean Energy Kicks Off Aggressive Exploration Program
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Empyrean Energy plc kicks off its 'aggressive' exploration program with 'great success', according to CEO Tom Kelly.
Greece Approves Offshore Applications by Total-ExxonMobil, Energean
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Greece approved applications submitted by a consortium of Total, ExxonMobil and Hellenic Petroleum, its energy ministry said.
Argentina's YPF Says Technology Lowering Its Shale Costs
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Loma Campana is the first productive field in Argentina's Belgium-sized Vaca Muerta shale formation.
US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for Record 23rd Week in a Row -Baker Hughes
Fri, 23 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
U.S. energy firms added 11 oil rigs in the week of June 23, Baker Hughes said Friday.
UK Wants To Revive Gas Extraction In Oldest Part Of North Sea Oil Basin
Thu, 22 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Britain wants oil and gas drillers to recover pockets of gas that are more difficult to reach in a part of the North Sea.
Norway Offers Record Number Of Blocks For Arctic Oil Exploration
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Norway offers a record number of blocks for oil and gas exploration in the Arctic Barents Sea.
Faroe Islands Looks To Restart Hunt For Oil And Gas
Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Oil companies are interested in restarting the hunt for oil and gas in the scarcely explored seas off the Faroe Islands.
OGA Announces Measures to Stimulate UKCS Interest
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) announces a number of measures designed to make data openly available and stimulate interest in the UK Continental Shelf (UKCS).
Rosneft Discovers Hydrocarbons on Eastern Arctic Shelf
Mon, 19 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Rosneft discoveres hydrocarbon deposits on the Eastern Arctic shelf.
ExxonMobil To Proceed With Development Of Liza Field Offshore Guyana
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
ExxonMobil says it will proceed with the development of one of the largest oil discoveries of the past decade, the Liza oil field.
Greka Drilling Secures 3-Year Drilling Deal with ONGC
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Greka Drilling Limited secures a 3 year drilling contract with Oil & Natural Gas Corporation Limited.
UK Oil & Gas Investments Progresses UK Exploration Well
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
UK Oil & Gas Investments plc progresses its Broadford Bridge-1 (BB-1) exploration well in the UK.
BP, Reliance to Revive India Investments After Eight Years
Thu, 15 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
BP and Reliance Industries will invest as much as $6 billion to restart work in Indian oil and gas blocks after eight years.
Uganda To Finalize Oil Exploration Deal With Nigerian Firm
Wed, 14 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Uganda is set to sign 2 oil production sharing agreements with a Nigerian firm, enabling the company to begin exploration work, the government says.
Blast Backlash Hangs Over Drillers as 'Fractivists' Seek Limits
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Two months after a Colorado home exploded near an Anadarko well, the reverberations are still rattling the oil industry, driving down driller shares and raising fears of a regulatory backlash.
Faroe Petroleum Hits Oil in Norwegian North Sea
Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Independent oil and gas company Faroe Petroleum hits oil in a 'sand rich reservoir of very good quality' in the Norwegian North Sea.
Statoil Denies Patent Infringement, Keeps Drilling In The Barents Sea
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Statoil says it will keep drilling exploration wells in the Barents Sea using what it called "regular equipment".
Empyrean: 3D Seismic Commences On Offshore China Block
Fri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMT
Empyrean Energy plc reveals that a 3D seismic survey has commenced on its 100% owned Block 29/11, offshore China.