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LNG Ltd. to buy Nova Scotia site for exports

Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd. signed an agreement to buy 100% of Bear Head LNG Corp. (BHLC) in Nova Scotia from a subsidiary of Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

Breitburn, QR Energy to merge into upstream MLP

Breitburn Energy Partners LP, Los Angeles, and Houston-based QR Energy LP have signed a definitive merger agreement where Breitburn will purchase QR Energy in an all-stock transaction valued at $3 billion by the companies.

Diamondback to expand Midland basin acreage

Diamondback Energy Inc., Midland, Tex., has entered into a definitive purchase agreement with unrelated third party sellers to acquire 16,773 gross (13,136 net) acres in Midland, Glasscock, Reagan, and Upton counties in Texas for $538 million.

Tallgrass secures right to acquire Pony Express interest for $600 million

Tallgrass Energy Partners LP (TEP) has been offered the right to purchase 33.3% interest in Tallgrass Pony Express Pipeline LLC by Tallgrass Development LP for $600 million.

Allan Gray fails to block Roc merger with Horizon

Fund manager Allan Gray, the largest shareholder in Sydney-based Roc Oil Ltd., has failed in its challenge to the company's proposed $800 million (Aus.) merger with Horizon Oil Ltd., also of Sydney.

Cheniere, EDF sign Corpus Christi LNG supply deal

Corpus Christi Liquefaction LLC (CCL), a subsidiary of Cheniere Energy Inc., Houston, has agreed to supply Electricite de France SA (EDF) with 380,000 tonnes/year of LNG on the start of operations of Train 2 of the LNG export facility under development near Corpus Christi, Tex.

Obama’s latest sanctions against Russia include oil, gas firms

In response to continued unrest in Ukraine, US President Barack Obama has announced new sanctions against Russia that include—for the first time—operations of Russian state-owned energy firms.

Swift, Saka complete Eagle Ford development deal

Swift Energy Co., Houston, completed its agreement with PT Saka Energi Indonesia to fully develop 8,300 acres of Fasken properties in the Eagle Ford in Webb County, Tex.

Rosneft ups stake, takes over operatorship of Solimoes project

OAO Rosneft reported that the Brazilian government has approved a transaction that would give Rosneft an additional 6% in a joint venture in the Solimoes basin for $96 million. The transaction would give Rosneft 51% interest and operatorship in the JV.

Rosneft to acquire assets for $500 million from Weatherford in Russia, Venezuela

OAO Rosneft has signed agreements to acquire land drilling and workover assets in Russia and Venezuela from Weatherford International PLC for $500 million cash.

Whiting to acquire Kodiak in $6 billion deal

Whiting Petroleum Corp. has agreed to acquire Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp., both of Denver, in an all-stock transaction valued at $6 billion, creating the largest Bakken-Three Forks producer with more than 107,000 boe/d of first-quarter production, 855,000 combined net acres, and 3,460 net future drilling locations.

Woodside farms into Beach’s Tanzania permit

Woodside Petroleum Ltd. has farmed into Beach Petroleum Ltd.’s wholly owned and logistically intriguing inland offshore permit in Lake Tanganyika, Tanzania.

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Allan Gray fails to block Roc merger with Horizon

Fund manager Allan Gray, the largest shareholder in Sydney-based Roc Oil Ltd., has failed in its challenge to the company’s proposed $800 million (Aus.) merger with Horizon Oil Ltd., also of Sydney.

Oxy assigns executive responsibilities

Occidental Petroleum Corp. has clarified executive management responsibilities following the recent appointment of leadership for the company’s California Resources Corp. (CRC) subsidiary.

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