In a two-hitter, Mid-Con Energy agreed to sell substantially all of its Texas properties while also picking up producing Oklahoma properties.
Equinor said studies of the ocean showed conditions were about as harsh as other settings where Equinor has operations, including the Norwegian Sea, the Barents Sea, off Canada's east coast and offshore Brazil.
Kenya said it had raised concerns with the Somali government a day before the auction after it noticed blocks in what it considers to be its maritime territory were included in the auction.
The find, made in the Sakakemang block in South Sumatra, would translate into more than 350 million barrels of oil equivalent.
Origin Energy said in a statement that it would remain responsible for the development of Ironbark, which is an onshore coal seam gas development in Australia.
QEP Resources’ Jill Thompson and Nick Franciose say the company’s “tank-style” completions eliminate frac hit pitfalls.
Australia's Oil Search is confident its partners ExxonMobil Corp. and Total SA will be ready to sign off on two big projects in 2020 that together will double liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports from Papua New Guinea.
Anadarko Petroleum and Exxon Mobil are expected to sanction two separate but neighboring LNG projects in Mozambique this year after finding large offshore gas deposits.
The country was among several that are showcasing acreage available for oil and gas exploration, development and production.