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Faroe, Eco Atlantic, Infrastrata

Faroe Petroleum Faroe has announced a Norwegian asset swap with Equinor, it trades out of all interests in the Njord and Hyme redevelopments and the Bauge development assets in return for four production assets on the Norwegian continental shelf being Alve, Marulk, Ringhorne East and Vilge. The ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Faroe PetroleumFaroeEco Atlantic +6

Shell’s Sale of Draugen and Gjøa Fields a Sign of Shifting Times in the Region, says GlobalData

Following the news (Friday 30 November) of Royal Dutch Shell subsidiary A/S Norske Shell completing a deal to exit its operated interest (44.56%) in the Draugen oil field and its non-operated interest (12%) in the Gjøa gas field, offshore Norway, further signifies portfolio rebalancing and divestme ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > ShellRoyal Dutch ShellDraugen +7

The Saudi Dilemma: To Cut Or Not To Cut

By Irina Slav for Oilprice.com To cut and push up prices or not to cut and preserve market share, this is the question that Saudi Arabia is facing ahead of this year's December OPEC meeting. It seems like just yesterday when OPEC met in 2016 and decided to cut production by 1.8 million barrels d ...

Oilprice Staff


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > oilpriceKingdom of Saudi ArabiaSaudi Arabia +4

FACTBOX: Qatar exits OPEC to focus on LNG- S&P Global Platts

London (Platts)--03Dec2018/859 am EST/1359 GMT      Qatar's decision to become the first Middle East member country to leave OPEC and focus on its core strength of gas exports has stunned the cartel. Qatar's energy minister Saad Al-Kaabi said Monday that the gas-rich sheikhdom will exit the oil pr ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > QATAROPECLNG +5

Texas Oil & Gas Firm Positioned for Faster Growth with Potential Upside

Raymond James provided a general outlook on this company post-merger and pre-Investor Day. Oil pump In a Nov. 20 research note, analyst Justin Jenkins observed that with the Andeavor acquisition behind it, Marathon Petroleum Corp. (MPC:NYSE) is "uniquely positioned to continue optimizing ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > TexasUnited StatesOil +4

Oil & Gas Company Enters Final Phase of EOR Modeling Project

A Mackie Research Capital Corp. report provided an update on this energy company's Bigoray operations. In a Nov. 28 research note, analyst Bill Newman reported that Pulse Oil Corp. (PUL:TSX.V) yielded "favorable results" from completion of phase two of the enhanced oil recovery (EOR) reser ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > eorOilgas +3

Pipeline Constraints, Refinery Maintenance Push Western Canadian Crude Oil Prices Lower

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on Bloomberg L.P. Planned maintenance at several large refineries in the Midwest has decreased the volume of crude oil processed in the region, which has resulted in lower prices of Western Canadian Select (WCS), a crude oil typically pro ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIApipeline +8

Oil Price, Reabold, DGO, Lekoil, and Finally…

WTI $50.93 -52c, Brent $58.71 -80c, Diff -$7.78 -28c, NG $4.61 -3c Oil Price Friday was listless, no news had started to come out of G20 so no positions were taken as a result. All is different this morning though as risk is being taken off in most markets. This is for two reasons, firstly th ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > oil priceReabold ResourcesDGO +6

Digital Transformation in Oil and Gas Industry

Oil and gas companies are investing in digital to become more agile. Unfortunately, for many, the digital promise remains unfulfilled. The right approach can make all the difference—producing an EBITDA improvement of 30-35%. We believe Digital orchestration allows companies to rethink traditional ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Digital TransformationDigital AgilityDigital Marketing

Natural Gas Prices in the Permian Basin Likely to Remain Low During 2019 Due to Constrained Pipeline Capacity, says GlobalData

Following a drastic drop in the Waha Hub natural gas price earlier this week, Adrian Lara, Senior Oil and Gas Analyst at GlobalData , a leading data and analytics company, offers his view on the impact on the upstream sector: “A direct consequence of the excess of natural gas supply is t ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > GlobalDatanatural gasNatural gas prices +4

Oil Price, Tullow/Eco, Providence Resources, and Finally…

WTI $51.45 +$1.16, Brent $59.51 +75c, Diff -$8.06 -41c, NG $4.65 -5c Oil Price A better day yesterday although my trading friends say that to start with it looked like another melt, WTI traded sub $50 and looked dead and buried until someone found a quote from a sundry Russian saying that the ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > MalcyMalcysMalcy's Blog +6

Stronger Oil and Natural Gas Prices Combined with Development of Shales and Low Permeability Formations Lift U.S. Crude Oil and Natural Gas Proved Reserves to Record Levels in 2017

Stronger oil and natural gas prices combined with development of shales and low permeability formations lift U.S. crude oil and natural gas proved reserves to record levels in 2017 Proved reserves of crude oil in the United States increased 19.5% from year-end 2016, rising to 39.2 billion barre ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Oilnatural gasoil price +5

Oil & Gas - A Glitch in the Matrix

Oil & Gas A Glitch in the Matrix Bottom Line: Crude oil prices have plummeted over the last month due to concerns of oversupply and deteriorating demand. We believe that crude oil prices have overshot to the downside and that supply and demand concerns are somewhat overdone; that said, it ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > BMO Capital MarketsOilCrude oil +1

Oil Refining Market to Witness Massive Demand From the Booming Transportation Sector, Global Consumption to Surpass 100 MBPD by 2024

The significant increase in exploration of oil and gas resources elevated the  oil refining market  to a valuation of more than USD 6 trillion in 2017, with vast investments being done to match the refinery and oil extraction capacities. A stability in the prices of crude oil is being observed gl ...

Mahesh Gore


Posted 9 months agoOpinion > Oil Refininglatest oil and gas news

Oil Price, IOG, Eco Atlantic, Egdon/Europa/Union Jack, and Finally…

WTI $50.29 -$1.27, Brent $58.76 -$1.45, Diff -$8.47 -18c, NG $4.72 +45c Oil Price More grief in the oil markets yesterday as the concerns about the G20 meeting and next week's Opec+ meeting worry the market. Will Putin turn into a low oil price market share bully and will Trump exert so much ...

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Posted 9 months agoOpinion > oil priceIOGIndependent Oil & Gas +9
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