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Mexico turns to the Jurassic era for shale oil: Fuel for Thought

Mexico's plans to develop its shale oil resources have finally taken a step forward following years of largely fruitless efforts by the state owned company Pemex. Canada's Renaissance Oil and Russia's Lukoil are joining forces to develop the Amatitlan block of the Chicontepec region. They aren't ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 16 hours agoOpinion > PlattsMexicoShale

Maximize Efficiency and Minimize Budgets with UAVs

In oil and gas projects, the need to make the most of funding and resources during the early stages of a project has become clearer than ever. In addition, today's oil and gas project managers are under pressure to make sure they make efficient use of the time they have so that the project can start ...

Dustin Price


Posted 1 day agoOpinion > Oil and GasUAVdrones +3

China’s independent refiners could get regulated away: Fuel for Thought

China's regulatory pendulum has swung from supporting independent refiners by encouraging competition and deregulation to favoring state-owned oil companies, which could have the impact of regulating many of the independents out of business. In early 2015 China's independent refiners, or teapots, ...

OilVoice Press


Posted 16 hours agoOpinion > PlattsChinaRefining

Benedict Peters: The fate of Nigeria’s oil future hangs in the balance

The workings of the oil sector in Nigeria had been in need of a rethink long before the Obasanjo government decided to take action nearly a decade ago. Passed from government to government in the years since, we're barely any closer to the promised alignment and clarification of the regulatory frame ...

Benedict Peters - Aiteo Group


Posted 9 hours agoOpinion > OilPIBNigeria +10
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