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AOG Daily: 2018 / November

The energy company Cuadrilla Resources has produced first gas from its fracking site in Lancashire in northwest England, after it began fracking operations there just…
Changes to the petroleum resource rent tax (PRRT) announced today by the Commonwealth must be assessed carefully by Australia’s oil and gas industry, said the…
Sunday, 04 November 2018 17:21

Chesapeake Acquires WildHorse for $4B Featured

Chesapeake Energy has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire WildHorse Resource Development, an oil and gas company with operations in the Eagle Ford Shale…
Drilling company Ades International Holding has bought 12 onshore rigs from Weatherford in Kuwait for $ 123 million. Image: Weatherford The oil & gas drilling…
Titan LNG, the leading LNG supplier to marine and industrial users in North West Europe, has successfully completed the first-ever LNG bunker delivery at Mukran…
Sunday, 04 November 2018 14:37

Emerson Upgrades Reservoir Engineering Suite

Technology and engineering company Emerson has announced the release of Roxar Tempest 8.3, its integrated reservoir engineering suite that offers tools for advanced reservoir management…
Friday, 02 November 2018 18:27

ABB, Sintef to Test Hydrogen Fuel Cells

Norwegian Sintef Ocean and ABB Marine will use two 30kW hydrogen fuel cells, set up in laboratory to model the operation and control of a…
Sempra Energy announced that Cameron LNG has initiated the commissioning process for the support facilities and first liquefaction train of Phase 1 of its Hackberry,…
Friday, 02 November 2018 18:23

SEALNG Voices Support for MEPC 73 Outcomes

SEALNG, the multi-sector industry coalition aiming to accelerate the widespread adoption of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as a marine fuel, strongly supports the decision of…
PitPoint.LNG, a joint venture between PitPoint clean fuels and Primagaz Nederland BV, received the official permit for the construction of Europe’s first shore-to-ship (STS) bunkering…
Friday, 02 November 2018 08:43

Chevron Profit Doubles Featured

U.S. oil and natural gas producer Chevron Corp on Friday reported that its quarterly profit doubled on record oil and gas production, sending its shares…
Friday, 02 November 2018 08:38

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for First Week in Four Featured

The U.S. oil drilling rig count declined this week for the first time in four weeks, although the rig count held close to its highest…
Friday, 02 November 2018 07:33

EOG Resources Tops Profit Eestimates

EOG Resources on Thursday topped Wall Street's third-quarter profit and revenue estimates on record oil production, and raised its spending outlook for the full year.…
Friday, 02 November 2018 07:28

Canadian Oil & Gas Drilling Slipping

Canadian drilling activity will fall 5 percent in 2019, as deep price discounts discourage production, an industry group forecast on Thursday. © Mark Duffy /…
Angola's liquefied natural gas (LNG) export plant has offered to sell a cargo for delivery into Asia in December, two industry sources said on Friday.…
Friday, 02 November 2018 06:43

Duke Energy Profit Rises 13%

U.S. utility Duke Energy Corp reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, helped by higher demand in its electric utilities and infrastructure business. (Photo: Duke…
Friday, 02 November 2018 06:37

Enbridge's Profit Beats Estimates

Enbridge Inc, Canada's largest pipeline operator, topped analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Friday, as the company transported more oil on its Mainline system that…
Germany is on track to produce enough green power to cover nearly 38 percent of its electricity consumption this year, up from about 36 percent…
The United States said on Friday it will temporarily spare eight jurisdictions from U.S. Iran-related sanctions, allowing them to keep importing Iranian oil after U.S.…
Friday, 02 November 2018 06:08

WindFloat Chosen for Kincardine Wind Farm

First power from the floating wind farm project offshore Kincardineshire, Scotland began flowing in September, clearing the way for the full 50 MW build-out of…
The U.S. Department of Energy said on Friday it has approved exports of liquefied natural gas exports to non-free trade agreement countries from the Corpus…
Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Friday that Germany would speed up its plans to build a liquefied natural gas (LNG) terminal as Europe's largest economy…
Cuadrilla extracted its first shale gas from its site in northwest England, it said on Friday, after it began fracking operations there just over two…
Friday, 02 November 2018 05:01

Chevron Quarterly Profit Doubles

U.S. oil and natural gas producer Chevron Corp said on Friday its quarterly profit doubled as record oil and gas production helped overcome a series…
Friday, 02 November 2018 04:14

Exxon Mobil Profit Tops Estimates Featured

Exxon Mobil Corp on Friday reported a quarterly profit that topped analysts' estimate on higher prices received for its oil and natural gas but its…
Danish wind power giant Orsted sees surge in earnings from offshore wind, driving interim profits up 14 percent and earnings up 32 percent  for the…
ExxonMobil has started operations of a new unit at its Antwerp refinery in Belgium to convert heavy, higher-sulfur residual oils into high-value transportation fuels such…
Thursday, 01 November 2018 19:54

TechnipFMC Wins EPC Contract with Egypt's MIDOR

Oil and gas industry company TechnipFMC has signed a major Engineering, Procurement, and Construction (EPC) contract by Middle East Oil Refinery (MIDOR) for the modernization…
Thursday, 01 November 2018 19:51

Australia Awards Seven New Offshore Permits Featured

The future of oil and gas exploration in Australia looks bright after new offshore petroleum exploration permits were awarded by the Government that could see…
Thursday, 01 November 2018 19:50

Pieridae Energy to Construct Goldboro LNG

Pieridae Energy has welcome the decision of the Nova Scotia Utility and Review Board to issue the permit to construct the Goldboro LNG Facility. Image:…