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/Mon, 27 Mar 2017 19:17:39 GMTTecpetrol Launches the Development Plan of Fortin de PiedraThu, 23 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTTecpetrol launches the development plan of Fortin de Piedra, in Vaca Muerta. It will require an investment of US $ 2.3 billion in the first phase until 2019. It provides for the drilling of 150 wells ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58219&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIGas Energy Granted Approval to Drill for Shale Gas at Tinker Lane in NottinghamshireTue, 21 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTIGas, a leading UK onshore oil and gas explorer and producer, says it welcomes Nottinghamshire County Council's Planning and Licensing Committee decision to grant planning consent for the application ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58095&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpDrilling of Vaca Muerta Oil Resource PlayFri, 17 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTMadalena Energy Inc. (MDLNF) is pleased to announce the commencement of the first horizontal multi-frac re-entry (the Re-entry Program) in the Vaca Muerta shale formation at Coiron Amargo Sur Este (CA...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58035&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpStatoil & Rosneft Move Forward with Samara Region Tight Oil CooperationThu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe document was signed by Rosneft president Igor Sechin and Statoil CEO Helge Lund. This is another significant step forward following the heads of agreement for tight oil cooperation signed in June ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57797&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpShell Divests Oil Sands Interests in Canada for $7.25 BillionThu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTRoyal Dutch Shell plc announces the signing of two agreements by Shell Canada Energy, Shell Canada Limited and Shell Canada Resources (Shell) — which are detailed in this announcement — that will see ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57798&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpRosneft Buys Egyptian Crude for First Time in TenderWed, 08 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTThe trading arm of Russia's state oil firm Rosneft bought three cargoes of Egypt's heavy sour Ras Gharib grade, the first time the company has bought Egyptian crude. Geneva-based Rosneft Trading won t...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57835&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpWintershall Abandons Plans to Carry Out Scientific Research into Shale GasWed, 01 Mar 2017 00:00:00 GMTWintershall, Germany’s biggest crude oil and natural gas producer, has abandoned plans to carry out further scientific research into shale gas in the “Rheinland” and “Ruhr” approved fields in North Rh...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57690&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpIran Finds 2 bln Barrels Shale Oil Reserves in Western ProvinceTue, 28 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=57657&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpYPF & Shell Agree on a Project Development in ArgentinaThu, 23 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTShell Argentina President Teofilo Lacroze and YPF President Miguel Angel Gutierrez signed an agreement on preliminary terms and conditions for the development of non-conventional hydrocarbons in Vaca ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=57549&utm_source=rss_feed&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=rss_public_urpConocoPhillips 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_urpThe W74 Platform of Yanchuannan CBM FieldFri, 10 Feb 2017 00:00:00 GMTUp to February 8 Yanchuannan CBM field, Sinopec’ first CBM field, has supplied over 100 million cubic meters of CBM to Shanxi province since its construction in 2015. ...http://www.gulfoilandgas.com/webpro1/main/mainnews.asp?id=58156&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_urp