Petrobras would like to clarify that the National Oil, Gas and Biofuels Agency (ANP) adopts a pre-salt production concept that differs from the one adopted by the company. Petrobras considers microbial carbonates located below the salt layer as the pre-salt reservoirs.
Rio Tinto will move to suspend alumina production at Gove and focus on its bauxite operations after determining the refinery is no longer a viable business in the current market environment.
Eni Signs Production Sharing Agreement With The Ukrainian Government For Offshore Exploration And Development
Today in Kiev, Eni signed a Production Sharing Agreement with the Ukrainian government, represented by the Minister of Energy Eduard Stavytsky, in the presence of the President of Ukraine Viktor Janukovič , for the exploration and development of an area located in Ukraine’s Black Sea.
BG Group today announced first gas production from the Jasmine field in the UK North Sea, in which the company has a 30.5% interest. The successful start-up of the field marks the delivery of another of the Group’s key milestones for 2013.
The Statfjord A platform in the North Sea actually should have been shut down several years ago. Statoil, Centrica and ExxonMobil have now decided to extend production from the platform until 2020.
Chevron Corporation (NYSE: CVX) confirmed today that its Brazilian subsidiary and Petrobras have started crude oil production from Papa-Terra's floating production, storage and offloading vessel (FPSO) offshore Brazil.
Statoil has started production from the Visund North oil and gas field in the North Sea.
After just one year on the market, the enzyme Novozymes Avantec® is now used to produce over 20% of total corn ethanol volumes in the U.S. Another enzyme, Novozymes Spirizyme Achieve®, is used to produce over 10% of U.S. corn ethanol after being on the market for only four months.
CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) announced today that Suizhong 36-1 Phase II adjustment project has commenced production.
CNOOC Limited (the "Company", NYSE: CEO, SEHK: 00883, TSX: CNU) announced today that the first production from the Rochelle gas-condensate field in the UK North Sea has commenced. At Rochelle field, Nexen Petroleum U.K. Ltd. ("Nexen UK"), a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Company, acts as the field operator.