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Unconventional Resources 2009 P2

  • 08/24/2009 -- ConocoPhillips, Greka sign CBM farmin for Chinese fields
    ConocoPhillips has signed a farmin agreement with Green Dragon Gas’s Greka China subsidiary covering the development of coalbed methane reserves in three production-sharing contracts in China.
  • 08/11/2009 -- Wyoming CBM effect on groundwater studied
    The Wyoming State Geological Survey, in association with the US Bureau of Land Management’s Buffalo, Wyo., field office, has released a report about groundwater monitoring in the Wyoming portion of the Powder River basin.
  • 08/11/2009 -- DOE-backed Fayetteville shale tool available
    A US Department of Energy-sponsored project has led to development of an infrastructure placement analysis system (IPAS) to help producers recover natural gas more effectively from shale formations in environmentally sensitive areas.
  • 08/07/2009 -- IFC launches website on oil, gas, mining, and chemical activities
    The International Finance Corp. has launched an online website which focuses on the World Bank affiliate’s oil, gas, mining, and chemical financing activities.
  • 07/15/2009 -- Alberta oil sands investment to recover by yearend
    The expected economic recovery in developing the oil sands in Alberta may start in late 2009 or early 2010, said Robert J. Mason, managing director, head of oil sands, investment banking, global energy, and power group, TD Securities Inc., Calgary.
  • 07/08/2009 -- Imperial Oil awards contract for Kearl oil sands project
    Imperial Oil Ltd. awarded Fluor Corp. a $1.5 billion engineering, procurement, and construction contract for infrastructure and offlease facilities for the first phase of the Kearl oil sands project, a surface mining and bitumen extraction operation about 70 km northeast of Fort McMurray, Alta.
  • 06/26/2009 -- ExxonMobil expands Piceance gas-gathering facilities
    ExxonMobil Production Co. recently completed new field facilities in its Piceance basin operations in Colorado’s Rio Blanco County.
  • 06/23/2009 -- Enbridge to move Kearl oil sands production to Edmonton
    Enbridge Inc. announced an agreement with Imperial Oil Resources Ventures Ltd. and ExxonMobil Canada Properties to transport blended bitumen from the Kearl project in the Athabasca oil sands region about 70 km northeast of Fort McMurray, Alta., to the Edmonton area.
  • 06/22/2009 -- Groningen: Unconventional gas resources key to European supply
    Unconventional gas resources worldwide could become major supply sources for Europe provided the industry can develop breakthrough technologies to produce these resources economically, speakers said at the 50th anniversary of supergiant Groningen field in Groningen, the Netherlands.
  • 06/17/2009 -- ERCB lowers oil sands production forecast
    In its June report on Alberta's 2008 reserves and supply-demand outlook for 2009-18, Alberta's Energy Resources Conservation Board (ERCB) lowered its forecast of bitumen production to 2.7 million b/d in 2018.

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