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Significant Italian Gas Discovery Confirmed for Po Valley

Strong gas flows on test have confirmed a significant commercial discovery for Australia's Po Valley Energy Limited (“PVE” or the “Company”) at its new Selva gas field in northern Italy. The Company announced today the strong gas flows had resulted from successful flow testing of the recently dril ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ItalygasDiscovery +3

ExxonMobil Announces Sixth Oil Discovery Offshore Guyana

Ranger-1 well encounters approximately 230 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing reservoir Well is located approximately 60 miles northwest of Liza phase one project Discovery provides a new play concept for the 6.6 million acre Stabroek Block   IRVING, Texas--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Exxo ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > ExxonMobilDiscoveryOffshore +3

Statoil Oil Discovery in Verbier Sidetrack on UK Continental Shelf

  Statoil and partners have made an oil discovery in the Verbier sidetrack well in the outer Moray Firth on the UK continental Shelf, proving a minimum of 25 million recoverable barrels of oil in the immediate vicinity of the wellbore. The preliminary results suggest the discovery cou ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > StatoilUnited KingdomVerbier +2

ExxonMobil Announces Fifth Discovery Offshore Guyana

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) today announced it made a fifth new oil discovery after drilling the Turbot-1 well offshore Guyana. Well encounters a reservoir of 75 feet of high-quality, oil-bearing sandstone Turbot-1 well located approximately 30 miles from Liza phase one project Another ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > GuyanaOffshoreExxonMobil +2

Husky Approves West White Rose Project and Announces New Discovery

Husky Energy is moving forward with the West White Rose Project offshore Newfoundland and Labrador. The Company and its partners will use a fixed wellhead platform tied back to the SeaRose floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel. The platform, which has received regulatory approval ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Husky EnergyDiscoveryCanada

BP announces major gas find offshore Senegal

Yakaar-1 exploration well result confirms potential scale of the petroleum system offshore Mauritania and Senegal LONDON - BP along with joint venture partner Kosmos Energy announced today a major gas discovery offshore Senegal. The Yakaar-1 exploration well was drilled to a total depth of appro ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > BPKosmos EnergySenegal +1

BP makes third gas discovery in North Damietta Concession, East Nile Delta, Egypt

BP announced today another gas discovery in the North Damietta Offshore Concession in the East Nile Delta, Egypt. The Qattameya Shallow-1 exploration well was drilled to a total depth of 1,961 metres in water depth of approximately 108 metres using the El Qaher II jack-up rig. The wireline logs, pr ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > BPEgyptDiscovery

Equatorial Guinea extended the bidding period, winners to be announced at Africa Oil & Power in June 2017

EG Ronda to Conclude at AOP The Ministry of Mines and Hydrocarbons of Equatorial Guinea will announce the winners of the EG Ronda 2016 Licensing Round at Africa Oil & Power in Cape Town on June 5, and is also extending the official closing of the licensing round to April 28, 2017, due to heightened ...

Aydanur Akkurt - Africa Oil & Power


Posted 1 year agoPress > Equatorial GuineaEG RONDA 2016exploration +2

Oil and gas discovery northwest of 7220/11-1 (Alta) in the Barents Sea - 7219/12-1 and 7219/12-1 A

Lundin Norway AS, operator of production licence 533, has completed the drilling of wildcat well 7219/12-1 and appraisal well 7219/12-1 A (Filicudi). The well proved oil and gas. The wells were drilled about 32 kilometres northwest of discovery well 7220/11-1 (Alta) and about 37 kilometres southwest ...

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Posted 1 year agoPress > Lundin PetroleumBarents SeaDiscovery

New Statoil discovery near Norne

One year after the licence award Statoil has made an oil and gas discovery close to Norne estimated at between 20 and 80 million barrels.   “It's great kicking off the new year with a discovery,” says Jez Averty, senior vice president for exploration in Norway and the UK. The drilling o ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > StatoilDiscoveryNorne

Erut-1 oil discovery in Kenya for Tullow

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow) is pleased to announce that the Erut-1 well in Block 13T, Northern Kenya, has discovered a gross oil interval of 55 metres with 25 metres of net oil pay at a depth of 700 metres. The overall oil column for the field is considered to be 100 to 125 metres.   The objective ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Tullow OilDiscoveryKenya +1

ExxonMobil Announces New Natural Gas Discovery Onshore Papua New Guinea

Muruk-1 well encounters high-quality hydrocarbon-bearing reservoirs  Evaluation of the resource underway  Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) today announced a new natural gas discovery in the Papua New Guinea North Highlands, 13 miles (21 kilometers) northwest of the Hides Gas Field. Interest ow ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > ExxonMobilOil SearchPapua New Guinea +1

Oil discovery east of the Frigg field in the North Sea - 25/2-18 S, 25/2-18 A, 25/2-18 B and 25/2-18 C

Aker BP ASA, operator of production licence 442, has concluded the drilling of wildcat well 25/2-18 S and appraisal wells 25/2-18 A, 25/2-18 B and 25/2-18 C. The wells were drilled four kilometres south of the 25/2-10 S (Frigg Gamma Delta) oil/gas discovery and eight kilometres north of the shut d ...

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Posted 2 years agoPress > Norwegian Petroleum DirectorateNorth SeaDiscovery

Junex announces an oil discovery in a well drilled in Texas

QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwired - Dec. 5, 2016) - Junex Inc. (TSX VENTURE:JNX) ("Junex" or the "Company") is pleased to announce an oil discovery in a well recently drilled with partners on its properties in the Permian Basin in Schleicher County, West Texas. During clean-up and swabbing operation ...

Katie Woodward - OilVoice


Posted 2 years agoPress > JunexDiscoveryTexas +1

Permian Giant Oil Field Would Lose $500 Billion At Today’s Prices

Did you hear about the largest U.S. oil and gas field that's in the Permian basin of west Texas? That's the one that's not a field because it hasn't been discovered yet. That's the one whose 20 billion barrels are an estimate by the U.S. Geological Survey. That's the one whose 20 billion barrels w ...

Art Berman - The Petroleum Truth Report


Posted 2 years agoOpinion > PermianArt BermanUnited States +2