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SM Energy to acquire North Dakota assets from Baytex

Jul 31, 2014

SM Energy Co., Denver, has agreed to acquire 61,000 net acres in Divide and Williams Counties, ND, from Baytex Energy Corp., Calgary, for $330.5 million, effective July 1. The deal is expected to close toward the end of the third quarter.

Oregon LNG granted DOE approval to export to non-FTA countries

Jul 31, 2014

The US Department of Energy conditionally authorized LNG Development Co. LLC (Oregon LNG) to export the equivalent of up to 1.25 bcfd of US-produced LNG for 20 years to countries that do not have a free-trade agreement (FTA) with the US. The Oregon LNG terminal will be sited in Warrenton, Ore.

Golden Pass partners let contract for LNG export facility

Jul 31, 2014

Golden Pass Products LLC (GPP), a Houston-based joint venture of units of Qatar Petroleum International and ExxonMobil Corp., has let a front-end engineering design services contract to CB&I and partner Chiyoda Corp. for a proposed LNG export project at an existing import terminal in Sabine Pass, Tex.

Eni signs PSCs for onshore Myanmar blocks

Jul 31, 2014

Eni SPA has signed production-sharing contracts for two blocks in Myanmar with the country’s Ministry of Energy.

MARKET WATCH: NYMEX, Brent oil futures prices both dip

Jul 31, 2014

Front-month crude oil futures prices settled lower on the New York market July 30, reaching their lowest closing since July 15, and continued the downward pattern in early trading on July 31.

DOE unveils initiative to curb methane emissions from US gas systems

Jul 31, 2014

The US Department of Energy announced an initiative to reduce methane emissions from natural gas systems nationwide following a series of roundtables with stakeholders. The measures are part of the Obama administration’s larger methane emissions reduction strategy to fight causes of global climate change, DOE said.

BOEM adds 15 days to 2017-22 OCS leasing program’s comment period

Jul 30, 2014

The US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management said it would allow 15 additional days for public comments on its request for information and comments on preparation of its 2012-17 US Outer Continental Shelf oil and gas leasing program.

PwC: 2Q oil and gas M&A activity strongest in 5 years

Jul 30, 2014

The US oil and gas industry experienced a substantial rise in mergers and acquisitions during the second quarter, according to a quarterly report by PwC US Energy Practice.


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