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All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Sat, 25 Feb 2017 07:42:54 GMTConocoPhillips Revises Down over 1 bln bbls of Oil Sands ReservesWed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTConocoPhillips has revised down over a billion barrels of oil sands reserves because of low global crude prices, a company filing showed on Tuesday, the latest sign that some of Canada's vast hydrocar...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57499&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIran Finds 2 bln Barrels Shale Oil Reserves in Western ProvinceMon, 20 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTIran has discovered major reserves of shale oil in the western parts of the country with a top official saying that the reserves are the first that have a feasible potential for production. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57428&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIran Finds 2 Billion Barrels Shale Oil Reserves in Western ProvinceSun, 19 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTIran has found shale oil reserves of 2 billion barrels of light crude in its western Lorestan province, a senior official at the state-run National Iranian Oil Company (NIOC) was quoted as saying on S...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57376&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpS. Korea's KOGAS Says Interested In US Shale Gas ProjectsFri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTKorea Gas Corp (KOGAS), the world's No.2 buyer of liquefied naturalgas (LNG), would be "interested" in participating in U.S. shale gas projects, with such investment curbing any potential trade pressu...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57266&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpEV Energy Partners Acquires $59 Million Eagle FordWed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTEV Energy Partners, L.P. announced that on January 31, 2017, it closed on an acquisition of Eagle Ford oil and natural gas properties in Karnes County, TX for $58.7 million (before post-closing purcha...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57114&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpStatoil Completes the Sale of its Oil Sands BusinessTue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTStatoil and Athabasca Oil Corporation have completed their previously announced transaction, whereby Statoil has sold its entire oil sands operations in the Canadian province of Alberta to Athabasca. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57081&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpPetroChina Aims to Meet a Third of China's Shale Gas Target by 2020Fri, 27 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTChina's biggest energy giant PetroChina plans to step up shale gas development in Sichuan province this year, aiming to meet a third of a 2020 government target for the unconventional resource, accord...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56976&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpEP Energy Announces Permian Drilling Joint VentureThu, 26 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTEP Energy Corporation (EPE) announced it has, through a subsidiary, entered into a drilling joint venture with private capital investor, Wolfcamp Drillco Operating L.P. (Investor), to fund future oil ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56970&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpPDO Invites Firms to Unlock Potential of Habhab Heavy OilfieldWed, 18 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTMajority state-owned Petroleum Development Oman (PDO) is looking to partner with international oil and gas companies in harnessing the prodigious hydrocarbon potential of its Habhab oilfield – a large...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56829&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpTlou Receives Request for Proposal for up to 100MW of CBM PowerTue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTTlou Energy Limited, an AIM and ASX listed company focused on delivering power in Botswana and Southern Africa through the development of coal bed methane (CBM) at its Lesedi CBM project, has received...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56597&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpImportant Impetus to the Development of Non-ConventionalTue, 10 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe President of the Nation, Mauricio Macri, announced an important agreement with the province of Neuquen, the companies and the oil unions to promote the exploitation of oil and non-conventional gas...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56613&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpJERA Imports Japan's First Liquefied Shale Gas Cargo From U.S.Fri, 06 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMTJapan's JERA Co said on Friday it imported the country's first liquefied shale gas cargo from the United States as part of efforts to diversify its supply. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56535&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpArgentine Province to Auction Six Vaca Muerta Oil & Gas BlocksSat, 24 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMTGas y Petroleo del Neuquen SA (GyP), the oil and gas company owned by Argentina's Neuquen province, plans to auction exploration rights to six blocks in the Vaca Muerta shale play, local media reporte...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56371&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpBNK Petroleum Commences Drilling on its Tishomingo FieldWed, 21 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMTBNK Petroleum Inc. is pleased to announce that drilling operations have commenced on its Tishomingo Field, Caney oil shale operations in Oklahoma. The drilling rig contracted by the Company has begun ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56264&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpChesapeake Sells 2nd Haynesville Shale Acreage Position for $465mTue, 20 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMTChesapeake Energy Corporation has signed an agreement to sell a portion of the company's acreage and producing properties in its Haynesville Shale operating area in northern Louisiana for approximatel...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=56237&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpKuwait to Start Heavy Oil Production by 2018Wed, 07 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMTHeavy oil production will begin in the end of the year 2018 with roughly 10 to 15 thousand barrels per day at Ratqa refinery, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Kuwait Oil Company (KOC) Jamal Jaafar sai...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=55968&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpYPF & Petronas Confirm the Continuity of Shale Oil ProjectWed, 23 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMTYPF and Petronas, through its subsidiary Petronas E & P Argentina SA, confirmed the continuity of the shale oil pilot project, which both companies started in 2015 in La Amarga Chica, province of Neuq...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=55639&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIGas Granted Approval to Drill for Shale Gas at Springs RoadTue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMTIGas Energy plc (IGas), one of the leading producers of hydrocarbons onshore Britain, is pleased to announce that Nottinghamshire County Council's Planning and Licensing Committee has granted planning...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=55438&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpBP and Oman Sign Extended Licensing Agreements for Khazzan ProjectTue, 08 Nov 2016 00:00:00 GMTBP and Oman Oil Company Exploration & Production signed an agreement with the Government of the Sultanate of Oman amending the Oman Block 61 exploration and production sharing agreement (EPSA) to exte...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=55268&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIndonesia Offering Three Unconventional Gil and Gas BlocksMon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 GMTIndonesia is offering three new unconventional oil and gas blocks on the islands of Sumatra and Kalimantan to potential bidders, an energy ministry official said. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=55077&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urp