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Channel NewsAsia
Climate change takes center stage at Exxon, Chevron annual meetingsand Chevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by
Climate change takes center stage at Exxon, Chevron annual meetings
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 minutes ago
and Chevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by sudden technology shifts. While BP Plc , Statoil ASA and other European oil companies have begun releasing myriad data points on how their businesses will respond to... Read more
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Reuters
Climate change takes center stage at Exxon, Chevron annual meetingsChevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by sud
Climate change takes center stage at Exxon, Chevron annual meetings
Reuters / Posted 55 minutes ago
Chevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by sudden technology shifts. While BP Plc (BP.L), Statoil ASA (STL.OL) and other European oil companies have begun releasing myriad data points on how their businesses will... Read more
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Fortune
ExxonMobil, Chevron Face a Changing Shareholder Climateand Chevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by
ExxonMobil, Chevron Face a Changing Shareholder Climate
Fortune / Posted 3 hours ago
and Chevron should ramp up investments in clean energy to avoid being caught by sudden technology shifts. While BP Plc BP, Statoil ASA stohf and other European oil companies including Royal Dutch Shellrdsa have begun releasing myriad data points on... Read more
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Canberra Times
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'acquisition by French oil major Total of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'
Canberra Times / Posted 12 hours ago
acquisition by French oil major Total of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new energies divisions of Shell and Norway's Statoil. There is "no excuse" for any board of a utility in Australia not to know what's coming, says Tony Seba. Mr Seba... Read more
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WA Today
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'
WA Today / Posted 12 hours ago
acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new energies divisions of Shell and Norway's Statoil. There is "no excuse" for any board of a utility in Australia not to know what's coming, says Tony Seba. Mr Seba... Read more
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The Age
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'
The Age / Posted 13 hours ago
acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new energies divisions of Shell and Norway's Statoil. Mr Seba sees the tipping point for solar is when the cost of solar goes beyond "grid-parity", when unsubsidised... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 13 hours ago
acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new energies divisions of Shell and Norway's Statoil. Mr Seba sees the tipping point for solar is when the cost of solar goes beyond "grid-parity", when unsubsidised... Read more
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Brisbane Times
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the
'It's the end of energy and transportation as we know it'
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
acquisition by French oil major Total SA of battery maker Saft Groupe, and the new energies divisions of Shell and Norway's Statoil. Mr Seba sees the tipping point for solar is when the cost of solar goes beyond "grid-parity", when unsubsidised... Read more
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FOX Business
How Bad is Offshore Oil Right Now? Seadrill Ltd. Is Getting Paid $61 Million to Stop Drillinghopes for Seadrill to have a quick recovery. What just happened TheWest Hercu
How Bad is Offshore Oil Right Now? Seadrill Ltd. Is Getting Paid $61 Million to Stop Drilling
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
hopes for Seadrill to have a quick recovery. What just happened TheWest Herculeshad been under contract with Norway-basedStatoil ASA (ADR), at a day rate of $445,000; Statoil had planned to utilize the vessel in the Aasta Hansteen gas field off... Read more
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FOX Business
How Bad is Offshore Oil Right Now? Seadrill Ltd. Is Getting Paid $61 Million to Stop Drillinghopes for Seadrill to have a quick recovery. What just happened TheWest Hercu
How Bad is Offshore Oil Right Now? Seadrill Ltd. Is Getting Paid $61 Million to Stop Drilling
FOX Business / Posted 21 hours ago
hopes for Seadrill to have a quick recovery. What just happened TheWest Herculeshad been under contract with Norway-basedStatoil ASA (ADR), at a day rate of $445,000; Statoil had planned to utilize the vessel in the Aasta Hansteen gas field off... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Aasta Hansteen delay leads to rig cancellationOffshore staff Last fall, however, Statoil and its partners decided to push ba
Aasta Hansteen delay leads to rig cancellation
Offshore Magazine / Posted 23 hours ago
Offshore staff Last fall, however, Statoil and its partners decided to push back start-up of the field one year until the second half of 2018. They decided it would be better not to complete the wells too early prior to start-up. Seadrill said it... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
UK offshore wind capacity hits 10GW as £2.6bn Beatrice project receives green light75 miles off the coast of Yorkshire, after Dong Energy made a FID on Hornsea Pr
UK offshore wind capacity hits 10GW as £2.6bn Beatrice project receives green light
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted yesterday
75 miles off the coast of Yorkshire, after Dong Energy made a FID on Hornsea Project One. Norwegian fossil fuel giant Statoil revealed it is piloting an innovative battery storage system for offshore wind energy on the world's first floating... Read more
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Energy Business Review
Statoil cancels West Hercules drilling rig contract with Seadrill Statoil has, on behalf of the Aasta Hansteen licence, decided to cancel the c
Statoil cancels West Hercules drilling rig contract with Seadrill
Energy Business Review / Posted yesterday
Statoil has, on behalf of the Aasta Hansteen licence, decided to cancel the contract with Seadrill for the West Hercules drilling rig. On contract with Statoil since 31 January 2013,... Read more
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Market Watch
Statoil cancels Seadrill rig contractHansteen field start-up by one year until the second half of 2018, the field-dr
Statoil cancels Seadrill rig contract
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Hansteen field start-up by one year until the second half of 2018, the field-drilling programme will now also be postponed, Statoil said. "One of the reasons is that it is not preferable to complete the wells too early before production start-up,"... Read more
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Times of Malta
Malta geological maps miss 50 metres of rockIslands’, was published in European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers
Malta geological maps miss 50 metres of rock
Times of Malta / Posted yesterday
Islands’, was published in European Association of Geoscientists and Engineers for a conference sponsored by Shell and Statoil. The authority, which is also res­ponsible for protecting natural resources, should update the geological maps, he... Read more
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International Business Times
Black bears are 'prowling for food' amongst charred remains of Fort McMurray Wildfire smoke is causing concern for the authorities ahead of the 1 June move-in date.
Black bears are 'prowling for food' amongst charred remains of Fort McMurray Wildfire
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
smoke is causing concern for the authorities ahead of the 1 June move-in date. So far, oil sands such as Imperial Oil, StatOil and ConocoPhillips Canada are back in operation. According to reports from by Sky News, the bears have been rooting... Read more
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International Business Times
Fort McMurray blaze spread contained following rain due to smoke has become a matter of concern for the authorities. With the cont
Fort McMurray blaze spread contained following rain
International Business Times / Posted 3 days ago
due to smoke has become a matter of concern for the authorities. With the containment of the fire, some oil sands such as Statoil, Imperial Oil and ConocoPhillips Canada are back in operation, but Suncor and Syncrude oil sands sites will continue... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Cana
Sky News Australia / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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Reuters
Cooler weather welcomed in Canada's fire-stricken energy heartlandweather, which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, of
Cooler weather welcomed in Canada's fire-stricken energy heartland
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
weather, which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered hope for crude operations with Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000 bpd, up from 9,000 bpd two days prior. Imperial Oil has... Read more
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Herald Sun
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canadawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canada
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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Weekly Times
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canadawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canada
Weekly Times / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canadawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canada
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Rain brings relief in Canadian oil sands fire battleby bulldozers and aircraft dumping flame retardant. The weather offered a glim
Rain brings relief in Canadian oil sands fire battle
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
by bulldozers and aircraft dumping flame retardant. The weather offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, with Statoil saying on Friday that production had increased at its Leismer project. Other companies said they had restarted... Read more
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News.com.au
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canadawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canada
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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Perth Now
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canadawhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Weather kinder for firefighters in Canada
Perth Now / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations, Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000bpd, up from 9000bpd two days before. Imperial Oil has said... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Light rain, winds bring some relief for Fort McMurray firefighterswhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Light rain, winds bring some relief for Fort McMurray firefighters
The Globe and Mail / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations with Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000 bpd, up from 9,000 bpd two days prior. Imperial Oil has... Read more
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The Star
Milder weather welcomed in Canada's fire-stricken energy heartlandwhich included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a g
Milder weather welcomed in Canada's fire-stricken energy heartland
The Star / Posted 3 days ago
which included winds pushing flames away from key oil sands assets, offered a glimmer of hope for crude operations with Statoil saying on Friday its Leismer project was producing 13,000 bpd, up from 9,000 bpd two days prior. Imperial Oil has... Read more
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PhysOrg
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coastBut permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau a
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coast
PhysOrg / Posted 3 days ago
But permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau and at least two state agencies. Meanwhile, Statoil ASA is taking advantage of its experience designing and building some of the world's biggest and most complex... Read more
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Everett Herald
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coastBut permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau a
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coast
Everett Herald / Posted 5 days ago
But permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau and at least two state agencies.Meanwhile, Statoil ASA is taking advantage of its experience designing and building some of the world�s biggest and most complex... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Arctic oil drilling: outcry as Norway opens new areas to explorationlong disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The drilling rights to t
Arctic oil drilling: outcry as Norway opens new areas to exploration
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 5 days ago
long disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The drilling rights to two of them were awarded to state oil giant Statoil, including one which covers the most northern block ever opened to oil exploration in Norway. The third went to... Read more
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The Star
Latest evacuations plunge oil sands restarts into uncertaintypredicted some facilities would restart operations "within days." But, so far,
Latest evacuations plunge oil sands restarts into uncertainty
The Star / Posted 5 days ago
predicted some facilities would restart operations "within days." But, so far, only Shell Canada's Albian Sands project and Statoil ASA's Leismer facility have managed to return, at reduced rates. Several firms had plans to begin air commutes for... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coastBut permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau a
New California Gold Rush beckons wind developers off coast
Bangor Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
But permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau and at least two state agencies. Meanwhile, Statoil ASA is taking advantage of its experience designing and building some of the world’s biggest and most complex... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Norway opens new Arctic zones to oil explorationlong disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The exploitation of two
Norway opens new Arctic zones to oil exploration
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 5 days ago
long disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The exploitation of two of them was awarded to state oil giant Statoil, and the third to another Norwegian group, Det Norske, with Russia's Lukoil taking a major stake. "Today, we are... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
Norway awards Barents Sea licensesfirst exploration well could be ready to drill by next year. Of the companies
Norway awards Barents Sea licenses
Offshore Magazine / Posted 5 days ago
first exploration well could be ready to drill by next year. Of the companies that have commented on their awards so far, Statoil gained interests in five licenses, one as partner, with five commitment wells. The company expects to drill its first... Read more
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PhysOrg
Norway opens new Arctic zones to oil explorationlong disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The exploitation of two
Norway opens new Arctic zones to oil exploration
PhysOrg / Posted 6 days ago
long disputed before an accord was concluded in 2010. The exploitation of two of them was awarded to state oil giant Statoil, and the third to another Norwegian group, Det Norske, with Russia's Lukoil taking a major stake. "Today, we are... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Ground Work for Isles' Oil and Gas Explorationforeign companies including Ras al Khaimah Gas Company (RAK Gas), China Nationa
Ground Work for Isles' Oil and Gas Exploration
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
foreign companies including Ras al Khaimah Gas Company (RAK Gas), China National Offshore Oil Corporation (CNOOC), STATOIL of Norway and Shell Company of Netherlands, are eyeing the Oil and Natural gas business. In a move to win the... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Can Big Oil Survive At Today's Prices?so far in 2016 compared with 2015. The good news is that about half of the com
Can Big Oil Survive At Today's Prices?
Zero Hedge / Posted 6 days ago
so far in 2016 compared with 2015. The good news is that about half of the companies (Apache, EOG, Laredo, Continental, Statoil, and Diamondback) only increased negative cash flow slightly despite falling revenues. The bad news is that the rest... Read more
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Providence Business News
New California gold rush beckons wind developers off coastBut permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau a
New California gold rush beckons wind developers off coast
Providence Business News / Posted 7 days ago
But permitting may take years as it would be subject to reviews by the bureau and at least two state agencies. Meanwhile, Statoil ASA is taking advantage of its experience designing and building some of the world’s biggest and most complex... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
World's largest floating windfarm to be built off Scottish coastStatoil, the Norwegian energy company, expects to have five 6MW turbines bobbin
World's largest floating windfarm to be built off Scottish coast
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Statoil, the Norwegian energy company, expects to have five 6MW turbines bobbing in the North Sea and generating electricity by the end of 2017. The company has already operated a single turbine off Norway. More than 40 projects around the world are... Read more
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Scotsman
Work to begin on Europe’s largest floating wind farmlargest floating wind farm will begin later this year after the Crown Estate gr
Work to begin on Europe’s largest floating wind farm
Scotsman / Posted 8 days ago
largest floating wind farm will begin later this year after the Crown Estate granted a lease to Norwegian multinational Statoil. The Hywind project will see five turbines operate in waters around 12-18 miles off the coast of Peterhead,... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
British CCS 'could service many parts of mainland Europe'an economic pathway towards large-scale CCS applications across the globe. And
British CCS 'could service many parts of mainland Europe'
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 8 days ago
an economic pathway towards large-scale CCS applications across the globe. And the start of the year, fossil fuel giant Statoil announced it would carry out feasibility studies for CCS at three locations on the Norwegian Continental... Read more
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Environmental Data Interactive Exchange
Confidence in UK offshore industry illustrated by new £1.3bn projectunder construction 20 miles off of the North Norfolk coast, is being developed
Confidence in UK offshore industry illustrated by new £1.3bn project
Environmental Data Interactive Exchange / Posted 8 days ago
under construction 20 miles off of the North Norfolk coast, is being developed by two Norwegian gas and oil companies Statoil and Statkraft, as well as Abu Dhabi’s renewable energy company Masdar. “Closing such a significant phase of the... Read more
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The Irish Times
Statoil to build world’s first floating wind farmStatoil ASA, the Norwegian energy company, was granted a lease to use the seabe
Statoil to build world’s first floating wind farm
The Irish Times / Posted 8 days ago
Statoil ASA, the Norwegian energy company, was granted a lease to use the seabed off the east coast of Scotland and can now begin building the world’s first floating offshore wind farm.The Hywind project will consist of five 6-megawatt turbines. They... Read more
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heraldscotland
Norwegian oil giant to float wind farm off PeterheadThe technology has been tested by Statoil (largest shareholder the Norwegian Go
Norwegian oil giant to float wind farm off Peterhead
heraldscotland / Posted 8 days ago
The technology has been tested by Statoil (largest shareholder the Norwegian Government) in a demonstration project off the coast of Norway. Rather than using fixed foundations on or in the seabed to support the wind turbines, the Hywind project... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Timeline: Fort McMurray wildfire -- A small fire turns into The Beastof Fort McMurray, to give the public the first detailed look at the damage. Im
Timeline: Fort McMurray wildfire -- A small fire turns into The Beast
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 days ago
of Fort McMurray, to give the public the first detailed look at the damage. Imperial Oil and the Canadian subsidiary of Statoil close their facilities as a precaution. The Enbridge pipeline that supplies oil to Statoil is also shut. Alberta... Read more
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Zero Hedge
The OPEC Epoch is Over – Where Are Oil Prices Headed Now?their rights to drill in the Arctic on May 1, having declined to pay the U.S. g
The OPEC Epoch is Over – Where Are Oil Prices Headed Now?
Zero Hedge / Posted 10 days ago
their rights to drill in the Arctic on May 1, having declined to pay the U.S. government to renew licenses…. Shell, Eni, Statoil, and ConocoPhillips all decided against paying to hold onto those drilling rights in recent weeks. “Hopefully, today... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Statoil pushes for Bight ExplorationEldar Saetre, chief executive officer of Statoil. Photographer: Aaron M. Sprech
Statoil pushes for Bight Exploration
Adelaide Now / Posted 11 days ago
Eldar Saetre, chief executive officer of Statoil. Photographer: Aaron M. Sprecher/Bloomberg via Getty Images. A PROPER assessment of the viability of oil and gas in the Great Australian Bight — including where it fits as the world moves towards a... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
West Virginia leaders driving progress on Hobet surface mine redevelopmentannounced its endorsement of Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. EQT
West Virginia leaders driving progress on Hobet surface mine redevelopment
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 11 days ago
announced its endorsement of Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. EQT to purchase WV Marcellus Shale assets from StatoilEQT to purchase WV Marcellus Shale assets from Statoil Statoil ASA, a Norwegian oil and gas producer, has decided to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Judge allows Alpha Natural Resources to break contract with UMWAannounced its endorsement of Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. EQT
Judge allows Alpha Natural Resources to break contract with UMWA
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 12 days ago
announced its endorsement of Republican presidential hopeful Donald Trump. EQT to purchase WV Marcellus Shale assets from StatoilEQT to purchase WV Marcellus Shale assets from Statoil Statoil ASA, a Norwegian oil and gas producer, has decided to... Read more
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Investopedia
Iran Is "Open For Business," Kerry Says in Londonplans to sell 400,000 cars in the country by 2025 at the latest. European oil m
Iran Is "Open For Business," Kerry Says in London
Investopedia / Posted 13 days ago
plans to sell 400,000 cars in the country by 2025 at the latest. European oil majors such as Total S.A. (TOT), Eni SpA (E), StatOil AS A (STO), Royal Dutch Shell PLC (RDS-A, RDS-B) and BP PLC (BP) were already meeting with Iranian officials in May... Read more
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