Gulfoilandgas.com Unconventional Resources Newshttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Gulfoilandgas.com Unconventional Resources NewsCopyright 2017. All rights reserved.en-us60http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/frame/GulfOil.gifgulfoilandgas.comhttp://www.gulfoilandgas.com/Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:59:07 GMTSanchez Energy to Sell Non-Core Marquis Asset in Eagle Ford ShaleFri, 16 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMTSanchez Energy Corporation (Sanchez Energy) has sold its non-core Marquis asset in the Eagle Ford Shale to Lonestar Resources US, Inc. (Lonestar) for approximately $50 million of cash, subject to the ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=60014&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpCanada Invites Chinese Investment in Oil SandsFri, 09 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Canadian government is inviting Chinese investment in its oil sands sector, Canada Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said on Thursday, following a torrid six months in which $22.5 billion in for...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59822&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpApache Sells Canadian Oil Assets to Cardinal for C$330 MillionThu, 01 Jun 2017 00:00:00 GMTU.S. oil and gas producer Apache Corp is selling Canadian light oil assets to Canada's Cardinal Energy Ltd so it can focus on high-growth areas like the Permian basin shale play, an Apache spokesman s...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59628&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpShell Completes Divestment of Oil Sands Interests in CanadaWed, 31 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTRoyal Dutch Shell plc announces the completion of two previously announced agreements by Shell Canada Energy, Shell Canada Limited and Shell Canada Resources (Shell) that will see Shell sell all its i...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59613&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpS.Korea's SK Innovation Sees Oil Prices Staying Low, Eyes US CrudeTue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTSouth Korea's SK Innovation , which owns South Korea's top refiner SK Energy, said on Tuesday it expects U.S. shale output to keep oil prices low, and is looking for opportunities to bring in U.S. cru...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59600&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpFreedom initiates the drilling of its first horizontal Eagle Ford ShaleTue, 23 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTFreedom Oil and Gas Ltd (FDMQF) announced that it has commenced the drilling of the first well on its Dimmit County, Texas acreage targeting the Eagle Ford Shale. The well, Wilson BE #1, is the first ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59411&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIndonesia Offers 15 Oil Blocks Amid Thin Industry InterestSun, 21 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTIndonesia is offering 15 conventional and unconventional oil and gas blocks to potential bidders, government officials said on Friday, hoping more flexible terms will help reverse flagging interest in...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59336&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpConocoPhillips Completes Sale of FCCL Partnership InterestWed, 17 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTConocoPhillips completed its previously announced transaction with Cenovus to sell its 50 percent nonoperated interest in the Foster Creek Christina Lake (FCCL) oil sands partnership, as well as the m...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59284&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpSouth Africa to Award 1st Shale Gas Exploration Licences by End-SeptTue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTSouth Africa's government may award its first shale gas exploration licences by the end of September, after environmental objections delayed the process, a senior government official said. The five li...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59233&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpQuesterre Acquires Minority Interest in Red LeafThu, 11 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTQuesterre Energy Corporation (Questerre) has made a strategic investment in Red Leaf Resources, Inc. (Red Leaf). Through an agreement with one of the vendors, Whitehorn Resources Inc. (Whitehorn), Que...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59189&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpWintershall Starts First Pilot Well in ArgentinaThu, 11 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTWintershall has launched its second operated shale oil pilot project in Argentina (100% working interest). The company has spud the first of three horizontal pilot wells in the Bandurria Norte block, ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59202&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpSuncor to Apply to Build New Oil Sands Project in Northern AlbertaTue, 09 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTSuncor Energy, Canada's largest oil and gas producer, said on Monday it plans to submit an application to regulators for a new thermal oil sands project later this year, which could eventually produce...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59091&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpOGA and EEEGR to Host Tight Gas HackathonMon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe Oil and Gas Authority (OGA), in conjunction with the East of England Energy Group (EEEGR), will host its second hackathon event in Norwich to bring operators and the supply chain together to focus...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59102&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpBHP Investor Tribeca Calls for Sale of US Shale AssetsFri, 05 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTA second BHP Billiton Ltd shareholder has made a public push for changes at the world's largest miner, with Sydney-based Tribeca Investment Partners pressing the company to sell its U.S. shale assets ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=59096&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpQuesterre Provides Update on its Jordan Oil Shale ProjectMon, 01 May 2017 00:00:00 GMTQuesterre Energy Corporation (Questerre) reported on an essential test of mechanical rock properties for its oil shale in Jordan. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58910&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpTotal Sanctions the Development of Vaca Muerta Shale ResourcesThu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTTotal has sanctioned the development of the first phase of the operated Aguada Pichana Este license in the giant Vaca Muerta shale play in Argentina. Moreover, the Group will also increase its interes...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58873&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpSuncor Evaluates Potential Oil-Sand Deals as Global Majors ExitThu, 27 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTSuncor Energy Inc , Canada's largest energy producer, is still evaluating opportunities for oil sands acquisitions in northern Alberta as foreign oil majors exit the high-cost region, Chief Executive ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58892&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpBHP Billiton Puts US Shale Gas Assets on the Block AgainWed, 26 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTBHP Billiton has put its Fayetteville shale gas assets in the United States back on the block, the world's largest miner said, as it seeks to focus on more lucrative opportunities in oil. BHP first tr...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58867&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpChina's CNOOC Tenders 10 Coal Bed Methane BlocksSun, 23 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTChina National Offshore Oil Company, or CNOOC, issued a tender offering domestic and foreign companies to bid for 10 coal bed methane blocks in the country, the company said on Thursday. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58800&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpCNPC Approves Chengzhuang CBM Block Development PlanThu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 GMTGreen Dragon Gas , one of the largest independent companies involved in the production and sale of Coal Bed Methane (CBM) gas in China, has announced that the Qinshui Basin Chengzhuang Cooperative CBM...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58760&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urp