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CNPC’s Daqing Oilfield produces 3.1 bcm in Q1-Q3

China National Petroleum Corp.’s Daqing Oilfield subsidiary produced 3.1 billion cubic metres of gas domestically in the first nine months of 2018

29 November 2018
Projects

Nigeria needs $3.5 bln to end flaring by 2020

Nigeria will need $3.5 billion of investment to end flaring in the Niger Delta region by 2020

29 November 2018
Discoveries & Reserves

South Africa to relax exploration licence moratorium

The South African government plans to relax its moratorium on issuing oil and gas exploration licences, Mineral Resources Minister Gwede Mantashe has said

29 November 2018
Unconventional Gas

Fuling’s shale gas output reaches 16.7 MMcm/d

Sinopec is producing 16.7 million cubic metres per day at the Fuling shale gas field in the southwestern Chinese municipality of Chongqing

28 November 2018
Projects

CNPC’s domestic gas output will be 320 MMcm/d this winter

CNPC’s domestic gas fields will operate at capacity this winter and produce more than 320 million cubic metres per day in December and January

28 November 2018
Projects

Jianbei Block output hits 500 Mcm/d

Gas output at the Jianbei Block in western China’s Qinghai province reached the equivalent of 500,000 cubic metres per day on 21 November

28 November 2018
Unconventional Gas

Strata-X receives approval to drill for CBM in Botswana’s Serow permit

CBM exploration company Strata-X has announced it has obtained approval from Botswana’s government to spud 20 wells on its exclusive Serowe permit

28 November 2018
Projects

Aquaterra Energy wins Nigerian offshore EPC contract

UK-based Aquaterra Energy has won a contract with Nigeria’s FIRST Exploration and Petroleum Development to design and install two offshore platforms in the Niger Delta Basin

28 November 2018
Projects

UK’s first CCS project to be operational by mid-2020s

UK Business and Energy Minister Claire Perry has announced the country’s first CCS project will be operational by the mid-2020s.

28 November 2018
Projects

Venezuela rejects BP offer for Total’s Plataforma Deltana stake

Venezuela’s oil ministry has rejected an offer from BP last month to buy Total’s 49% stake in Block 4 of the offshore Plataforma Deltana gas field

27 November 2018
Projects

New fields could reverse decline in output from Gulf of Mexico

A slew of new fields starting up in the Gulf of Mexico may slow or reverse the decline in gas production seen in the region over the past two decades

27 November 2018
Projects

Tarim Oilfield producing 78 MMcm/d

CNPC’s Tarim Oilfield subsidiary in western China’s Xinjiang region is producing 78.16 million cubic metres per day

27 November 2018
Discoveries & Reserves

Angola’s proven gas reserves stand at 113 bcm – Sonangol

Sonangol believes Angola to have around 113.3 billion cubic metres of proven gas reserves

27 November 2018
Projects

Turkey starts Mediterranean drilling programme

Turkey has started preparatory work for shallow-water drilling in the Mediterranean Sea

27 November 2018
Projects

Serinus Energy announces delays to startup at Romania’s Moftinu plant

Canadian oil and gas company Serinus Energy said on Monday that technical issues have delayed the startup of its Moftinu gas plant in Romania.

27 November 2018
Licensing Rounds

Gabon’s oil and gas licensing round at risk from government inaction

Gabon’s latest oil and gas licensing round is at risk because of the ill-health of President Ali Bongo Ondimba

26 November 2018
Projects

Sonatrach suspends drilling work in Libya

Sonatrach has evacuated employees and equipment from a project in Libya because of the deteriorating security situation in the country

26 November 2018
Projects

CNPC replaces Total for South Pars Phase 11

CNPC has replaced France’s Total in Phase 11 of Iran’s South Pars gas project

26 November 2018
Projects

OMV Petrom makes new discovery in Southern Romania

OMV Petrom, the Romanian subsidiary of Austria’s OMV, has made a new gas discovery in Valcea county in southern Romania.

23 November 2018
Projects

China’s Keshen field output hits new high

The field, operated by China National Petroleum Corp.’s Tarim Oilfield subsidiary, is producing 22.2 MMcm/d of gas.

23 November 2018

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