1999 | 2000 | 2001 | 2002 | 2003 | 2004 | 2005 | 2006 | 2007 | 2008 | 2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014 | 2015

General Interest 2009 P11

  • 12/01/2009 -- Gulf of Mexico
    Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc., Houston, said its Energy Resource Technology GOM subsidiary made a deepwater Gulf of Mexico oil discovery in Green Canyon Block 490 and made a shelf discovery at South Timbalier 145 field.
  • 12/01/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Crude price rebounds; gas price falls 7%
    The price of crude rebounded Nov. 30 on the New York market after failing to close below $75/bbl in light trading Nov. 27, but the front-month natural gas contract dropped 7% to below $5/MMbtu.
  • 12/01/2009 -- CCS technology deployment needs to quicken, Shell executive says
    As the United Nations Climate Change Conference Dec. 7-18 in Copenhagen prepares to consider general strategies, a Shell International Exploration & Production official continues to ask practical questions about a specific climate strategy: carbon capture and storage.
  • 12/01/2009 -- Oil groups welcome delay of decision on ethanol limit
    Oil industry groups welcomed a Nov. 30 decision by the US Environmental Protection Agency to postpone a decision on raising the amount of ethanol that can be blended into gasoline.
  • 11/30/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Dubai financial crisis undercuts oil price
    Crude prices were relatively flat in early trading Nov. 30 in the New York market after falling 2.5% Nov. 27 after the Dubai World holding company’s pre-Thanksgiving announcement it would seek at least 6-month reprieve on repayment of $60 billion in debts.
  • 11/30/2009 -- Ex-IOGCC worker enters embezzlement plea
    A former bookkeeper at the Interstate Oil & Gas Compact Commission has pleaded guilty in Oklahoma City to federal charges of embezzling funds from the organization, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation said.
  • 11/25/2009 -- BP's Hayward: Growing economies demanding more energy
    BP PLC Chief Executive Officer Tony Hayward says more money needs to be spent on exploration and development if the world is to meet increasing demand for energy.
  • 11/25/2009 -- Energy XXI unit to acquire interests in gulf
    Energy XXI (Bermuda) Ltd. has executed a conditional purchase agreement to acquire certain Gulf of Mexico shelf oil and natural gas interests from MitEnergy Upstream LLC, a subsidiary of Mitsui & Co. Ltd., for $283 million.
  • 11/25/2009 -- Forest Oil makes executive appointments
    Forest Oil Corp. made several executive personnel changes.
  • 11/25/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Crude, product prices slip lower
    The front-month crude contract slipped to just above $76/bbl Nov. 24 on the New York market among mixed market indicators.
Related Articles

Obama touts green energy as the UK slashes subsidies

08/28/2015 US President Barack Obama received more news coverage in the US for his speech promoting renewable fuels than the UK government did for a new step ...

WOTUS rule implementation uncertain after conflicting court decisions

08/28/2015 The US Environmental Protection Agency and Army Corps of Engineers reportedly began to implement their controversial Waters of the United States (W...

GeoPark makes oil discovery in Colombia

08/28/2015 GeoPark Ltd. has drilled and completed its Chachalaca 1 exploration well on Llanos 34 Block in Colombia. The company tested the 12,270-ft well, whi...

South Africa’s Engen wraps annual refinery turnaround

08/28/2015 Engen Petroleum Ltd. has restarted its 125,000-b/d Enref refinery in Durban, South Africa, following a 4-week period of planned maintenance activit...

US rig count down 8 units, ‘ugly’ next 12 months expected

08/28/2015 After several weeks in which the overall US drilling rig count steadily climbed, the week ended Aug. 28 marked its largest loss since early June, d...

Keystone XL decision isn’t imminent, White House press secretary says

08/28/2015 A presidential decision on TransCanada Corp.’s cross-border permit application for its proposed Keystone XL crude oil pipeline is not imminent, Whi...

PDVSA restarts FCCU at Amuay refinery

08/28/2015 Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) has restarted the fluid catalytic cracking unit (FCCU) at its 645,000-b/d Amuay refinery in northwestern Venezuel...

Extension sought for Mackenzie Gas Project

08/28/2015 The earliest possible construction start for the Mackenzie Gas Project, which would connect natural gas fields in the Canadian Arctic with northwes...

Tap Oil signs PSC for block offshore Myanmar

08/28/2015 Tap Oil Ltd. reported its entry into Myanmar following the signing of the production-sharing contract for shallow-water Block M-7 in the Moattama b...
White Papers

Solutions to Financial Distress Resulting from a Weak Oil and Gas Price Environment

The oil and gas industry is in the midst of a prolonged worldwide downturn in commodity prices. While ...
Sponsored by

2015 Global Engineering Information Management Solutions Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award

The Frost & Sullivan Best Practices Awards recognise companies in a variety of regional and global...
Sponsored by

Three Tips to Improve Safety in the Oil Field

Working oil fields will always be tough work with inherent risks. There’s no getting around that. Ther...
Sponsored by

Pipeline Integrity: Best Practices to Prevent, Detect, and Mitigate Commodity Releases

Commodity releases can have catastrophic consequences, so ensuring pipeline integrity is crucial for p...
Sponsored by

AVEVA’s Digital Asset Approach - Defining a new era of collaboration in capital projects and asset operations

There is constant, intensive change in the capital projects and asset life cycle management. New chall...
Sponsored by

Transforming the Oil and Gas Industry with EPPM

With budgets in the billions, timelines spanning years, and life cycles extending over decades, oil an...
Sponsored by

Asset Decommissioning in Oil & Gas: Transforming Business

Asset intensive organizations like Oil and Gas have their own industry specific challenges when it com...
Sponsored by

Squeezing the Green: How to Cut Petroleum Downstream Costs and Optimize Processing Efficiencies with Enterprise Project Portfolio Management Solutions

As the downstream petroleum industry grapples with change in every sector and at every level, includin...
Sponsored by
[an error occurred while processing this directive]
Emerson Micro Motion Videos

Careers at TOTAL

Careers at TOTAL - Videos

More than 600 job openings are now online, watch videos and learn more!

 

Click Here to Watch

Other Oil & Gas Industry Jobs

Search More Job Listings >>
Stay Connected