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

General Interest 2009 P17

  • 11/10/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Storm, market factors lift energy prices
    A stronger equities market, weaker dollar, and a tropical storm shutting down production in the Gulf of Mexico combined to push energy prices higher Nov. 9 in the New York market.
  • 11/10/2009 -- Tatweer Petroleum formed for Bahrain field development
    Occidental Petroleum Corp., Mubadala Development Co., and the National Oil & Gas Authority of Bahrain (NOGA) have formed a joint operating company to further develop Bahrain field.
  • 11/10/2009 -- IEA: Recession lowers global energy outlook to 2030
    In its 2009 World Energy Outlook (WEO), the International Energy Agency projects in its reference scenario that global energy demand will climb 40% between 2007 and 2030, and the agency says that the world’s energy resources are adequate to meet this projected demand increase through 2030 and well beyond.
  • 11/09/2009 -- Chevron, CNPC to begin development of Luojiazhai gas field
    Chevron Corp. and partner China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) were given approval by the Chinese government to proceed with the development of the Chuandongbei (CDB) Natural Gas Project, which includes the Tieshanpo, Dukouhe, Qilibei, Gunziping and Luojiazhai gas fields.
  • 11/09/2009 -- US House passes chemical security bill with IST provision intact
    The US House approved a chemical and water security bill with a provision requiring inherently safer technology (IST) by 230 to 193 votes on Nov. 6, despite objections from the petroleum and other industries.
  • 11/09/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Unemployment increase pushes down oil prices
    Energy prices fell Nov. 6 for the second consecutive session in the New York market as the dollar strengthened and the Department of Labor reported the US unemployment rate climbed above 10% for the first time in 26 years.
  • 11/06/2009 -- Former Bank of Montreal gas trader settles CFTC charges
    A former Bank of Montreal natural gas trader will pay a $500,000 fine as part of an agreement settling charges that he mismarked and misvalued the bank’s gas options book and deceived the bank, the US Commodity Futures Trading Commission said.
  • 11/06/2009 -- MARKET WATCH: Crude slips below $80/bbl
    Energy prices dropped Nov. 5 with crude dipping below $80/bbl, even though the equity market “jumped out of its pants” with the Dow Jones Industrial Average up more than 200 points, said analysts in the Houston office of Raymond James & Associates Inc.
  • 11/06/2009 -- EPA directs Texaco to resume California Superfund site cleanup
    The US Environmental Protection Agency has ordered Texaco Inc., which Chevron Corp. acquired in 2001, to assess soil and ground water contamination and evaluate additional cleanup options for the Pacific Coast Pipeline Superfund site in Fillmore, Calif.
  • 11/06/2009 -- IPAA advocates fact-based hydraulic fracturing study
    The Independent Petroleum Association of America will work to ensure that an upcoming study on hydraulic fracturing is scientific, based on facts, and includes input from the oil and gas industry as well as state regulators.

Related Articles

Jewell names Maryland energy administrator BOEM’s new director

12/18/2014 US Interior Sec. Sally Jewell appointed Abigail Ross Hopper, who currently directs the Maryland Energy Administration, as the new director of the U...

Marathon cuts 2015 budget amid ‘current price environment’

12/18/2014 Marathon Oil Corp. expects to spend $4.3-4.5 billion in its capital, investment, and exploration budget for 2015. That total represents a 20% decli...

Russia’s Turkey pipeline deal possibly may keep door to Europe ajar

12/18/2014 Russia’s memorandum of understanding to build a natural gas pipeline to Turkey after canceling its South Stream project could help keep the door op...

IOC wraps study for petrochemical plant at Paradip

12/18/2014 Indian Oil Corp. Ltd. (IOC) has completed a detailed feasibility study for setting up a polypropylene (PP) plant as part of a proposed petrochemica...

Patel appointed as LyondellBasell’s chief executive officer

12/18/2014 LyondellBasell has chosen Bhavesh V. Patel to serve as its chief executive officer effective Jan. 12, 2015. He succeeds James L. Gallogly, who...

Wintershall hikes estimates of recoverable resources for Maria field

12/18/2014 Wintershall Holding GMBH reported higher recoverable resource estimates for the Maria field in the Norwegian Sea. The revised estimate is 180 milli...

Moody’s: Mid-term elections dim federal fracing regulation prospects

12/18/2014 Results of 2014’s congressional elections have reduced the prospect of the federal government enacting its own hydraulic fracturing regulations, Mo...

ExxonMobil begins Bass Strait drilling campaign

12/18/2014 The ExxonMobil Corp.-operated joint venture with BHP Billiton Ltd. and Santos Ltd. has begun a $335 million (Aus.) offshore drilling campaign in Ba...

Apache awarded Western Australia offshore permit

12/18/2014 A day after reporting its planned divestment of Western Australian and Canadian assets to Woodside Petroleum Ltd., Apache Corp. has been awarded a ...

White Papers

AVEVA NET Accesses and Manages the Digital Asset

Global demand for new process plants, power plants and infrastructure is increasing steadily with the ...
Sponsored by

AVEVA’s Approach for the Digital Asset

To meet the requirements for leaner project execution and more efficient operations while transferring...
Sponsored by

Diversification - the technology aspects

In tough times, businesses seek to diversify into adjacent markets or to apply their skills and resour...
Sponsored by

Engineering & Design for Lean Construction

Modern marketing rhetoric claims that, in order to cut out expensive costs and reduce risks during the...
Sponsored by

Object Lessons - Why control of engineering design at the object level is essential for efficient project execution

Whatever the task, there is usually only one way to do it right and many more to do it wrong. In the c...
Sponsored by

Plant Design for Lean Construction - at your fingertips

One area which can provide improvements to the adoption of Lean principles is the application of mobil...
Sponsored by

How to Keep Your Mud System Vibrator Hose from Getting Hammered to Death

To prevent the vibrating hoses on your oilfield mud circulation systems from failing, you must examine...
Sponsored by

Duty of Care

Good corporate social responsibility means implementing effective workplace health and safety measures...
Sponsored by
[an error occurred while processing this directive]

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