Exploration opportunities abound in many of world's remote basins

An extended period of relatively high oil and gas prices has provided operators with the financial ammunition to explore some of the world's more remote areas.What follows are brief accounts of a number of those activities. A few have resulted in discoveries, including some of sizable proportions, while others are just beginning.For the most part, the accounts exclude the US, which is the subject of its own report to appear in OGJ's Apr. 19 issue. The same phenomenon is occurring in the US, however.This article gives capsules of frontier exploration efforts and opportunities in Myanmar, Greenland, UK West of Shetlands, eastern Kazakhstan, India, Guyana, Venezuela, Trinidad and Tob...

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