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This Week in Petroleum: Crude oil prices are forecast to remain relatively flat

Weakening global oil demand and strong supply growth in the United States contributed to global petroleum and other liquid fuels inventory builds in the first half of 2019 and limited any sustained upward pressure on crude oil prices. EIA expects that the combination of strong growth in U.S. and ...

Hui Shan


Posted 5 days agoLink > OilpetroleumSTEO +2

TODAY IN ENERGY: U.S. crude oil production surpassed 12 million barrels per day in April

The Wafra field was discovered in 1953, and in 1960, Japan's Arabian Oil Company (which held an offshore concession awarded by Saudi Arabia in 1957 and another awarded by Kuwait in 1958) discovered the giant Khafji offshore field. The unique status of the Neutral Zone is exemplified by its struct ...

Hui Shan


Posted 7 days agoLink > ProductionsupplyEIA +5

Petroleum, natural gas, and coal continue to dominate U.S. energy consumption

Fossil fuels—petroleum, natural gas, and coal—have accounted for at least 80% of energy consumption in the United States for well over a century. Despite the increase, the fossil fuel share of total U.S. energy consumption in 2018 increased only slightly from 2017 and was the second-lowest share ...

Hui Shan


Posted 14 days agoLink > ConsumptionDemandCoal +4

TODAY IN ENERGY: Crude oil inputs to Mexico’s petroleum refineries continued to decline in 2018

Crude oil inputs to Mexico's petroleum refineries declined for the fifth consecutive year in 2018, falling to nearly 600,000 barrels per day (b/d), a 50% drop from 2013 levels. Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), Mexico's national oil company, owns and operates the country's six petroleum refineries, wh ...

Hui Shan


Posted 20 days agoLink > Liquid FuelsCrude oilpetroleum +3

OGEL Call for Papers: The Regulation of Petroleum Development in Guyana

The Oil, Gas & Energy Law (OGEL, ISSN 1875-418X) journal is preparing a Special issue focusing on the regulation of petroleum development in Guyana . In particular, we are interested in contributions in the following areas: Contractual arrangements for petroleum development Petroleum fiscal re ...

OGEL Journal


Posted 1 month agoPress > Oilgaspetroleum +4

Saudi Arabia used less crude oil for power generation in 2018

Of the 21.0 billion BOE in organic proved reserves added in 2018 (that is, before accounting for revisions, net reserves purchased, or how much the companies produced), slightly more than half (10.7 billion BOE) came from the United States, while the Russia, Central Asia, and Asia-Pacific region a ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoLink > ElectricityOilpetroleum +3

This Week in Petroleum

Oil company finding costs reached a 10-year low in 2018 In 2018, a group of the world's largest crude oil and natural gas producers added more hydrocarbons to their resource base than in any year since at least 2009, according to the annual reports of 116 exploration and production (E&P) companies ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > CrudeOilDrilling +4

EIA’s new liquids pipeline projects database shows new U.S. crude oil pipeline capacity

Source:  U.S. Energy Information Administration  liquids pipeline projects database EIA recently launched a new  liquids pipeline projects database  that tracks more than 200 crude oil, hydrocarbon gas liquids (HGL), and petroleum products pipeline projects. Rising domestic crude oil productio ...

Hui Shan


Posted 1 month agoOpinion > ProductionsupplyPipelines +8

Africa’s leading exploration companies are meeting in London

The organisers of the Africa E&P Summit are bringing together Africa's leading exploration companies and governments, just one of the many reasons why you should be attending frontier's event that they are organising and hosting in London at the IET: Savoy Place, 22-23 May. Over 200 key senior exe ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 2 months agoPress > OilgasEnergy +7

Saudi Arabia has significantly reduced the amount of crude oil used for power generation

Power plants in Saudi Arabia burned an average 0.4 million barrels per day (b/d) of crude oil in 2018 directly for power generation, the lowest amount since at least 2009, the earliest year that data are available from the  Joint Organizations Data Initiative  (JODI, Figure 1). According to the JOD ...

Hui Shan


Posted 2 months agoOpinion > Electricityelectricity generating fuel mixInternational +6

Government promotions announced at the Africa E&P Summit

The 2019 Africa E&P Summit is bringing together Africa's leading exploration companies and governments, just one of the many reasons why you should be attending this event being held in London at the IET: Savoy Place, 22-23 May. Over 200 key senior executives involved in Africa will be present, wi ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 2 months agoPress > Oilgasupstream +7

POWER WEEK ASIA Conference

POWER WEEK ASIA 11 - 15 November 2019, Singapore www.power-week.com/Asia Overview POWER WEEK ASIA is the 5 th annual international conference & summit, designed for the electric power and energy industry. It provides 5 days of networking opportunities with C-level executives du ...

Vincs Kong


Singapore     SG 11 Nov 2019


Posted 3 months agoEvent > PowerEnergyconference +9

POWER WEEK AFRICA Conference

POWER WEEK AFRICA 9 - 13 September 2019, Johannesburg www.power-week.com/Africa   Overview POWER WEEK AFRICA is the 2 nd annual international conference & summit specially designed for the African electric power & energy industry, promising 5 days of premium networking opportu ...

Vincs Kong


Johannesburg   GP   ZA 09 Sep 2019


Posted 3 months agoEvent > PowerEnergyRenewable Energy +9

Africa E&P Summit Announce 2019 Program

Dear Colleagues, The Africa E&P Summit and Exhibition is delighted to announce it's 2019 program being held from the 22- 23 May and will bring together Africa's upstream industry at a world-class venue in London, for a unique event shaped for companies active in Africa's oil & gas game, and will p ...

Jodee Lourensz


Posted 3 months agoPress > OilgasAfrica +7

Rig Safety Awareness - Pressure Testing Safety

Within this module you will be taken through some of the risks and risk reduction methods associated with pressure testing . What Will You Learn COURSE CONTENT Introduction The Need for Pressure Testing Risks of Pressure Testing Risk Reduction Methods Employed During Pressure T ...

NrgEdge Pte Ltd - NrgEdge Pte Ltd


    16 Feb 2019


Posted 6 months agoTraining > latestOilgas +4