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The Changing U.S. Energy Trade Balance is Still Dominated by Crude Oil Imports

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Census Bureau Export and Import data During the past decade, the U.S. trade gap for energy products has narrowed. From 2003 to 2007, the value of energy imports was about 10 times greater than the value of exports. By 2017, import ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSAEnergy +7

Highlands Water Resources and Montana Update

Highlands, the London-listed natural resources company, is pleased to announce the formation of Highlands Water Resources Corporation. This wholly owned subsidiary has been formed to facilitate a range of initiatives focused on easing the water shortage currently being experienced across the US oi ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 months agoPress > Highlands Water ResourcesMontanaUnited States +3

Energy Firm Acquiring Oil & Gas Assets Extends Closing and Option Dates

The company relayed the recent changes made to its existing agreements for Eagle Ford assets in South Texas. Oracle Energy Corp.'s (OEC:TSX.V; OECCF:OTC) wholly owned subsidiary Oracle Oil and Gas extended the dates of two existing agreements, one for its acquisition of Eagle Ford assets ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 3 months agoOpinion > Streetwise ReportsEnergyEagle Ford +7

U.S. Nuclear Plant Outages Increased in September After Remaining Low During Summer

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission data Electric generation capacity losses as a result of U.S. nuclear plant outages were relatively low during much of the 2018 summer, averaging 2.8 gigawatts (GW) from June through August. This year's ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > United StatesUSANuclear +4

TGS and Schlumberger Announce New Multiclient Nodal Seismic Project in US Gulf of Mexico

ASKER, NORWAY (12 October 2018) - TGS and Schlumberger today announced a new multiclient nodal seismic project in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The project, named "Amendment," will comprise acquisition of a 2,350-km 2 multiclient seismic survey in the Mississippi Canyon and Atwater Valley protractio ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > TGSSchlumbergerUSA +4

Move Aside Lithium – Vanadium Is The New Super-Metal

By James Burgess The lithium ride was a great one. Cobalt, too. All they needed was their Elon Musk moment, which came in the form of the Nevada battery gigafactory. The next Elon Musk moment won't be about lithium at all—or even cobalt. It will be for an element that takes everything electric to ...

Oilprice Staff


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > oilpriceLithiumVanadium +4

Texas Oil & Gas Company's Permian Wells Produce Encouraging Results

Amazing Energy Oil & Gas Co.'s (AMAZ:OTCQX) CEO, Willard McAndrew III, reported that the company achieved "effective" outcomes from recent drilling and completing of the new #30 well on its Permian Basin acreage using the open hole technique. "We are very encouraged by the results of our drilli ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > Texas Oil & GasAmazing Energy Oil & GasPermian +5

The United States Continues to Increase Production of Lighter Crude Oil

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Monthly Crude Oil and Natural Gas Production As domestic production continues to increase, the average density of crude oil produced in the United States continues to become lighter. The average API gravity—a measure of a crude oil's density ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > EIAEnergy Information Administration EIAUnited States +5

Wood Secures $250M in US Midstream Sector Contracts

HOUSTON , October 9, 2018 --Wood has secured a string of new midstream sector contracts across the US, solidifying its place in what the company considers to be a key growth market. With a combined revenue of approximately $250 million of new midstream sector work won year to date, Wood is deliv ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > WoodContractmidstream +2

Oil Price Rally Boosts Electric Car Sales

By Tsvetana Paraskova for Oilprice.com Tesla's competition is about to get more crowded next year with many legacy automakers and luxury brands launching a record number of battery electric vehicles and plug-in hybrids. All EV makers will have one common element that could help lift demand for ...

Oilprice Staff


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > oil priceoilpriceElectric Car +4

S&P Global Platts FACTBOX: Utilities, Oil Producers Brace for Hurricane Michael Along US Gulf

With Hurricane Michael expected to make landfall on the Florida Panhandle as a Category 3 storm Wednesday, offshore oil and gas producers were busy evacuating crews and shutting in production Monday. By mid-day, nearly 20% of Gulf of Mexico oil production had been taken offline. That number will l ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > S&P Global PlattsOilutilities +8

FACTBOX: Utilities, Oil Producers Brace for Hurricane Michael Along US Gulf

With Hurricane Michael expected to make landfall on the Florida Panhandle as a Category 3 storm Wednesday, offshore oil and gas producers were busy evacuating crews and shutting in production Monday. By mid-day, nearly 20% of Gulf of Mexico oil production had been taken offline. That number will l ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > utilitiesProducerHurricane +4

Ørsted Acquires Deepwater Wind and Creates Leading US Offshore Wind Platform

Ørsted has entered into an agreement with the D.E. Shaw Group to acquire a 100% equity interest in Rhode Island-based Deepwater Wind at a purchase price of USD 510 million. The two companies' offshore wind assets and organizations will be merged into the leading US offshore wind platform with the m ...

OilVoice Press - OilVoice


Posted 4 months agoPress > OrstedOffshorewind +4

S&P Global Platts Factbox: One-Month Countdown to US Sanctions on Iran's Oil Buyers

Washington DC — Iran's oil buyers have a month to halt their trades or risk getting banned from the US financial system for violating secondary sanctions that return November 5. Oil prices continue to be supported by the deadline and the hard-line enforcement expected by the administration of Pres ...

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Posted 4 months agoOpinion > S&P Global PlattsIranUnited States +4

Hurricane Path, Not Just Size, Can Have a Large Effect on Oil and Gas Production

Source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, based on the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environment Enforcement The 2018 Atlantic hurricane season produced 13 named storms as of October 5, including 6 hurricanes. The most recent of these storms that made landfall in the United States were Tropi ...

Malcolm Graham-Wood - Malcy's Blog


Posted 4 months agoOpinion > United StatesHurricaneGusar +7