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Petrobras workers stage 24-hr strike

Workers at beleaguered Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) staged a 24-hr strike across Brazil to protest plans by the state-owned company to liquidate assets for debt service, according to news reports.

MARKET WATCH: Oil futures hover below $49/bbl

Light, sweet crude oil futures prices settled under $49/bbl July 23 on the New York market, which means US prices have slid more than 20% since their 2015 highs set in June.

EQT reports high IP from Utica dry gas well

EQT Corp., Pittsburgh, said a deep, dry gas Utica well averaged 72.9 MMcfd with an average flowing casing pressure of 8,641 psi during a 24-hr deliverability test. The well was completed using a 18-stage fracturing job and a 3,221-ft lateral.

Separate Murkowski bill addresses crude exports, OCS revenue sharing

US Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee Chair Lisa Murkowski (R-Alas.) introduced legislation that would end the ban on US crude oil exports, and establish federal Outer Continental Shelf revenue sharing for southern Mid-Atlantic and additional Gulf Coast states as well as Alaska.

OGUK updates guidelines for well abandonments

Oil & Gas UK has released updated guidelines for abandonment of wells, including cost estimates.

MARKET WATCH: Oil futures plunge below $50/bbl

Light, sweet crude oil futures prices plunged lower to settle below $50/bbl on the New York market on July 22.

Cornyn calls for more US energy exports in wake of Iran deal

US Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn (R-Tex.) said it would be geopolitically, economically, and strategically absurd for the US to maintain outmoded oil and gas export restrictions while permitting Iran to increase its sales to foreign customers under the recently concluded nuclear arms limitation agreement.

Post-sanctions Iran initially won’t shake markets up, executive says

Iran’s resumption of oil and gas exports, once sanctions are lifted under the recently negotiated nuclear limits agreement, probably won’t flood global markets initially, the chief executive officer of Crescent Petroleum forecasts.

UAE easing gasoline, diesel price controls

The United Arab Emirates is moving prices of gasoline and diesel toward deregulation effective Aug. 1.

MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil prices gain on expected weekly supply decline

Light, sweet crude oil prices settled modestly above $50/bbl on the New York market on July 21, gaining support from a stronger dollar and from expectations by analysts and traders that the weekly US government crude oil inventory would decline although it actually increased.

BLM extends comment period for Colorado oil, gas project’s EA

The US Bureau of Land Management has extended the comment period for a preliminary environmental assessment (EA) of a proposed oil and gas project near Somerset, Colo., until Aug. 4, BLM’s Uncompahgre Field Office in Montrose, Colo., announced.

Study looks at gas transmission, storage sites’ methane releases

A comprehensive study of US natural gas transmission and storage operations found total methane emissions from 2,292 on-site measurements, additional emissions data from 677 facilities, and activity data from 922 facilities were 27% lower than emissions for the industry in the US Environmental Protection Agency’s 2012 Greenhouse Gas Inventory.

MARKET WATCH: NYMEX crude oil price for August briefly dips below $50/bbl

Light, sweet crude oil prices briefly dropped below $50/bbl on the New York market on July 20 for the first time since April but regained some support to settle at $50.15/bbl—the lowest settlement since Apr. 2.

Canadian provincial premiers propose national energy strategy

Provincial premiers in Canada have proposed a national energy strategy with actions targeting “sustainability and conservation,” “technology and innovation,” and “delivering energy to people.”

EPA needs to improve oversight of fracing with diesel, OIG report says

The US Environmental Protection Agency needs to improve its oversight of hydraulic fracturing using diesel fuels and address any compliance issues, EPA’s Office of Inspector General (OIG) said. The agency also needs to take further steps in its May 2014 plan to determine whether a federal requirement to publicly disclose frac fluid ingredients is necessary, OIG said in a July 16 report.

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