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API: US petroleum demand falls in September, third quarter

Oct 17, 2014

Total US petroleum deliveries, a measure of demand, averaged 18.6 million b/d last month, down 3.5% from September 2013, as stated in the latest monthly statistics from the American Petroleum Institute. For the third quarter, petroleum deliveries fell 0.9% from the same period last year.

BHI: US drilling rig count drops 12 units to 1,918

Oct 17, 2014

The US drilling rig count declined 12 units to settle at 1,918 rigs working during the week ended Oct. 17, Baker Hughes Inc. reported.

Fifth Chevron-contracted drillship arrives in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Oct 17, 2014

The latest deepwater drillship has arrived and started operations for Chevron Corp. in the Keathley Canyon area of the Gulf of Mexico.

ATP-IP settlement marks first joint resolution of CWA, OCSLA claims

Oct 16, 2014

ATP Infrastructure Partners LP (ATP-IP) agreed to pay a $1 million fine and perform corrective measures to resolve federal claims that it violated the Clean Water Act (CWA) and Outer Continental Shelf Lands Act (OCSLA), the US Department of Justice, Environmental Protection Agency, and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) jointly announced.

Anadarko boosts Wattenberg production

Oct 16, 2014

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. stepped up production in Wattenberg field in Colorado during the second quarter. The rise was attributed to the success of its horizontal drilling program and the start-up of a gas processing plant.

Nova Scotia prepares to extend fracing ban

Oct 16, 2014

The government of Nova Scotia plans to introduce legislation this fall that would prohibit high-volume hydraulic fracturing.

Denton fracing ban heads for Nov. ballot

Oct 16, 2014

The city council of Denton, Tex., has rejected a petition for a hydraulic fracturing ban, sending the proposal to a public ballot in November.

Petrobras starts production from Iracema discovery

Oct 15, 2014

Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) has started production from the Iracema area on Block BM-S-11 in the Santos basin offshore Brazil.

Pemex lets production systems contract for Lakach development

Oct 14, 2014

Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) has let a $290-million subsea production systems contract to OneSubsea, a joint venture of Cameron International Corp. and Schlumberger Ltd., for development of Lakach gas field in the deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

Contract let for early Snorre C TLP work

Oct 14, 2014

Statoil has let a contract to Wood Group Mustang for preliminary work on a tension-leg platform proposed for Snorre oil and gas field in the Tampen area of the Norwegian North Sea.

Daybreak advances Kentucky, California operations

Oct 13, 2014

Daybreak Oil & Gas Inc., Spokane, Wash., has advanced its operations in Kentucky and California.

Petronas purchases share in Shah Deniz for $2.2 billion

Oct 13, 2014

Malaysia’s Petronas has purchased a 15.5% share in the Shah Deniz production-sharing agreement in Azerbaijan from Statoil ASA.

Prices and potential

Oct 13, 2014

If prices of crude oil continue to slide, oil production in the US very likely will follow. Naysayers then will claim vindication for their gloom about supply from unconventional resources. For a while, they'll seem right.

CNOOC begins oil production at Enping 24-2 field

Oct 13, 2014

China National Offshore Oil Corp. Ltd. reported oil production from the Enping 24-2 field in the Pearl River Mouth basin of the South China Sea.

Happy coincidence underlies Obama's oil and gas boasts

Oct 13, 2014

American political custom allows presidents to take credit for whatever economic joy arises while they're in office.

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