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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.

Rosneft, PDVSA sign agreements for offshore projects

Jul 30, 2014

OAO Rosneft and Petroleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA) have signed a cooperation agreement for offshore projects in the Rio-Caribe and Mejillones blocks, the second stage of the Mariscal Sucre gas project

Oando completes purchase of Nigeria assets from ConocoPhillips

Jul 30, 2014

Oando Energy Resources (OER), a Calgary-based subsidiary of Oando PLC, has completed its acquisition of the Nigeria upstream business of ConocoPhillips for $1.5 billion.

MARKET WATCH: Oil, product prices mixed pending US inventory report

Jul 30, 2014

Crude oil and product futures prices were mixed on the New York and London markets on July 29 as US and Europe jointly announced broader sanctions against Russian businesses in retaliation for Russia’s involvement in the ongoing unrest in Ukraine.

Hess looks to form Bakken midstream MLP

Jul 30, 2014

Hess Corp. reported that it will pursue the formation and initial public offering of a midstream master limited partnership (MLP) that would support the company’s production growth in the Bakken shale.


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