Canadian oil production expected to increase despite lower pricesFeb 26, 2016
Despite lower crude oil prices, EIA expects Canadian oil production to continue increasing through 2017. Canadian oil sands projects that were already under construction when prices
Canacol Energy declares Oboe 1 test resultsFeb 26, 2016
Canacol Energy Ltd. says that Oboe 1, an appraisal well drilled in its Clarinete gas field on the VIM 5 Exploration and Production Contract, has tested at a maximum rate
Total starts up production at Vega Pleyade offshore ArgentinaFeb 26, 2016
Total has started up production at the offshore Vega Pleyade gas and condensate field in the Tierra del Fuego region of Argentina. Operated by Total, the project will have a
Tlou Energy starts gas production testing at Selemo 1 pilot wellFeb 26, 2016
Tlou Energy Limited has commenced gas production testing from the Selemo 1 pilot well, located at its 100% owned Lesedi CBM Project. The aim of the gas testing program is to provide evidence of a sustainable
Wentworth Resources updates Tanzania ReservesFeb 25, 2016
Wentworth Resources has updated the results of an independent evaluation of the gas reserves within the Mnazi Bay Concession in Tanzania, carried out by RPS Energy Canada Ltd. (RPS)
Ascent makes progress to produce gas from the Petišovci fieldFeb 25, 2016
Ascent Resources makes further progress towards its goal of producing gas from the Petišovci field in 2016. Our long-term goal is to construct a new processing facility to clean the
Protea supplies Swivel Crane for Petrobras FPSOFeb 25, 2016
Protea continues to cement its position as a leading supplier of cranes for floating offshore production units with the delivery of a swivel maintenance crane for a new FPSO conversion.
Tourmaline Oil reserves reach 1.1 billion boeFeb 25, 2016
Tourmaline Oil Corp has enjoyed another record year of material, profitable reserve additions with ever-improving efficiencies. Company’s proved plus probable reserves increased to
Magellan Petroleum declares preliminary flow test results of Horse Hill wellFeb 25, 2016
Magellan Petroleum Corporation has declared preliminary results of a flow test of the Horse Hill-1 well located in the Weald Basin, onshore UK, which is operated by Horse Hill
Eni gets nod for the development of Coral DiscoveryFeb 25, 2016
Eni has received the approval of the Plan of Development for the Coral discovery, offshore Mozambique. The approval has been granted by the Government of Mozambique’s Council of Ministers. The approval relates to the first phase of development of 5 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Coral discovery, located in the Area 4 permit. The discovery
Jura Energy makes potential gas discovery in Badin IV SouthFeb 24, 2016
Jura Energy Corporation has made a potential gas discovery at the Aminah-1 exploration well in the Badin IV South block
Petroceltic starts drilling in AlgeriaFeb 23, 2016
Petroceltic International plc has started the development drilling on the Ain Tsila gas and condensate field in Algeria.
Eni gets approval for the development of Zohr gas fieldFeb 23, 2016
Eni has been granted approval for the development of Zohr gas field, located in the Shorouk Concession, offshore Egypt.
Lukoil granted right to use suboil block in Baltic SeaFeb 23, 2016
LUKOIL-Kaliningradmorneft, a wholly-owned subsidiary of PJSC LUKOIL, was granted the right to use a subsoil block of federal significance which includes the D33 oil field in
Wood Group secures further design contract for GWF-2Feb 22, 2016
Wood Group has secured a contract with Woodside to provide the detailed design of the Greater Western Flank Phase 2 (GWF-2) flowline system. The GWF-2 Project
Chariot Oil & Gas completes 3D seismic programme in NamibiaFeb 22, 2016
Chariot Oil & Gas Limited has completed its 3D seismic survey in Blocks 2312 & 2412A offshore Namibia in conjunction with its partners AziNam (20%), NAMCOR (10%) and Ignitus (5%).
ExxonMobil declares 2015 Reserves AdditionFeb 22, 2016
Exxon Mobil Corporation has added 1 billion oil-equivalent barrels of proved oil and gas reserves in 2015, replacing 67 percent of production, including
Real Energy begins Tamarama-1 fracture stimulationFeb 19, 2016
Real Energy Corporation Limited has commenced field operations in preparation for the fracture stimulation program at Tamarama-1 well,
ERHC Energy issues update on exploration plans for Kenya Block 11AFeb 18, 2016
ERHC Energy Inc. issued the following update on exploration progress in Kenya Block 11A as well as other matters from Dr. Peter Ntephe, president and chief executive officer.
Emerald Bay receives an additional four well drill commitmentFeb 18, 2016
Emerald Bay Energy Inc. has received an additional four-well drilling commitment through its partnership with Alliance Petroleum Interests, bringing the total number of new wells in development
Solo Oil says oil continues to flow from Horse Hill-1Feb 18, 2016
Solo notes that UK Oil and Gas plc have released a further announcement that light (40 degree API) dry oil has continued to flow naturally at a stabilised rate of over 450 barrels of oil per day from the
SacOil commences 2D seismic data acquisition over Block III, Albertine GrabenFeb 18, 2016
With the granting of a two-year extension to current exploration period of Block III by the Minister of Hydrocarbons of the Democratic Republic of Congo, Total E&P RDC as operator of Block III, has
Madalena finds oil in the Lower Agrio Shale in ArgentinaFeb 17, 2016
Madalena Energy Inc. declares the initial results of its completion and testing of the Lower Agrio shale formation on its 90% working interest operated block at Curamhuele in Argentina.
Eland Oil reports strong production performance from the Opuama fieldFeb 17, 2016
George Maxwell, CEO of Eland, says that the strong production performance from the Opuama field in OML40 continued throughout 2015, with production and uptime at record levels.