The bankruptcy poses a threat to California's climate change ambitions by putting in limbo dozens of large solar, wind, and other clean energy projects PG&E has contracted with other companies.
Delek Drilling is considering listing its holdings in the Leviathan natural gas field off Israel's Mediterranean coast on the London Stock Exchange as part of a corporate restructuring.
PetroQuest Energy completed its Chapter 11 reorganization and emerged from bankruptcy with nearly $300 million of its debt cleared.
Brazil's incoming far-right government on Nov. 19 tapped a University of Chicago-trained economist with experience in the oil sector to be the chief executive of state-controlled Petroleo Brasileiro SA, amid a debate over privatization of the company's assets.
Venezuela is tapping at least five new top executives to state oil company PDVSA, six sources said on Oct. 17, but the changes are unlikely to halt the unraveling of the OPEC member's oil industry under military management.
CVR Refining, LP (NYSE: CVRR), a refiner and marketer of petroleum fuels, on Sept. 17 announced that it intends to sell its Cushing, Okla., crude oil tank farm and currently is entertaining bids from potential purchasers.
Fieldwood entered Chapter 11 with a simultaneous deal to buy Gulf of Mexico assets from Noble Energy while taking pains to meet obligations to employees and more than 700 vendors.
As part of a stalking-horse bid, SAExploration offered to acquire bankrupt Geokinetics' equipment and machinery, seismic processing software and equipment, and certain contracts with large E&P companies.