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Brigham Minerals and Sitio Royalties Corp. agreed to a 4.8 billion dollar all-stock merger, which brings together two of the largest public companies with 30% of its coverage in the Permian Basin.

Devon Energy and Delfin Midstream are teaming up for a floating LNG project. This non-binding agreement gives Devon long-term access to a floating LGN vessel with capacity of 1 million tons per annum.

And in California, the sun's finally setting on a 25-year-old Exxon Mobil and Shell partnership after the companies' said they will sell Aera Energy to German asset manager IKAV for $4 billion and additional payments based on future oil prices.

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