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Pacific Rubiales makes oil discovery in Peru

Feb 5, 2014

Pacific Rubiales Energy Corp., Toronto, has made an oil discovery in the Los Angeles-1X exploration well on Block 131 of Peru’s onshore Ucayali basin.

Court ruling's impact on existing Alaska OCS leases uncertain

Feb 3, 2014

A federal appeals court ruled a portion of the environmental impact statements prepared prior to federal oil and gas leasing off Alaska's Arctic coast was improperly prepared, and sent the matter back to the district court that heard the lawsuit for further action.

Oryx updates oil production plans in Iraq Kurdistan

Jan 27, 2014

Oryx Petroleum Corp., Calgary, updated its continued exploration and development plans for its Demir Dagh discovery in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq. The company reported in late 2013 that it believed it was months away from a commerciality declaration and could start oil production in midyear.

Energy a key element in US Chamber's plans for 2014, Donohue says

Jan 20, 2014

Advancing and protecting the US energy revolution will be a key part of the US Chamber of Commerce's 2014 strategy, Pres. Thomas J. Donohue said Jan. 8 in his annual State of American Business address.

BP, ConocoPhillips make oil discovery in deepwater gulf

Dec 18, 2013

BP PLC made an oil discovery at its Gila prospect in 4,900 ft of water on Keathley Canyon Block 93 about 300 miles southwest of New Orleans in the Gulf of Mexico.

West Delta oil completions buoy Energy XXI output

Dec 16, 2013

Production averaged 46,600 b/d of oil equivalent in the fiscal first quarter ended Sept. 30 for Energy XXI (Bermuda) Ltd., Houston, including 29,700 b/d of oil.

Editor's Note

Dec 13, 2013

From UOGR's inaugural issue in May of this year, the magazine has covered a wide array of stories emanating from shale plays throughout North America. As part of its mission, the magazine has covered news locally for a national audience.

Statoil finds more Johan Castberg area oil

Dec 9, 2013

Statoil ASA and partners have found oil in the third of four wells planned this year in the Johan Castberg area of the Barents Sea offshore Norway.

 

Statoil makes another natural gas find offshore Tanzania

Dec 6, 2013

Statoil ASA and ExxonMobil Corp. have made their fifth natural gas discovery on Block 2 offshore Tanzania amounting to an additional 2-3 tcf.

Noble makes gas discovery offshore Israel

Dec 4, 2013

Noble Energy Inc. has made a natural gas discovery with its Tamar Southwest (SW) exploration well offshore Israel. This find marks the company’s eighth consecutive discovery in the Levant basin.

Noble discovers oil in deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Dec 4, 2013

Noble Energy Inc. has made an oil discovery at the Dantzler exploration well in deepwater Gulf of Mexico. Dantzler’s discovered gross resources are estimated at 55-95 million boe.

Dana makes second North Sea discovery this month

Nov 22, 2013

Dana Petroleum has made an oil discovery in the Moray Firth after the drilling of the entirely Dana-operated Liberator exploration well.

Tullow, Africa Oil drill fifth northern Kenya oil discovery

Nov 22, 2013

Tullow Oil PLC and Africa Oil Corp. have reported a fifth oil discovery in northern Kenya where they plan to run six rigs full time for the foreseeable future.

HTD reservoir flows gas in Quebec St. Lawrence Lowlands

Nov 15, 2013

A stratigraphic corehole in the Mitis River area of Canada’s St. Lawrence Lowlands southeast of Rimouski, Que., has encountered natural gas flows from a permeable and porous zone in the Lower Silurian Sayabec formation at 1,874 m.

Miocene oil confirmed in Oyo field offshore Nigeria

Nov 13, 2013

The Allied Energy PLC-operated Oyo-7 well on OML 120 offshore Nigeria, first well to penetrate Miocene in Oyo field, has confirmed the presence of oil in Miocene.

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