XTO Energy’s results from a Wolfcamp Shale completion in Loving, Texas, plus an oil and gas discovery announced by BP in the Gulf of Mexico top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.
A Wolfcamp Shale discovery by EOG Resources plus Ovintiv announces results from horizontal Woodford wells from two pads in Oklahoma’s McClain County top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.
ConocoPhillips Alaska wildcat hits hydrocarbons plus high-volume Marcellus Shale completions by Chesapeake Energy in Pennsylvania’s Susquehanna County top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.
The lawsuits came a week after the Interior Department finalized a plan to issue decades-long leases to oil and gas interests in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
Speaking during a televised meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Aug. 18, Rosneft CEO Igor Sechin said that Rosneft’s drilling platform was currently operating in the Kara Sea.
"We will take a look at that," Trump told Fox News in a telephone interview when asked about a Wall Street Journal article reporting on plans to approve an oil leasing program for ANWR in Alaska.
Effective immediately, Deutsche Bank said it would cease financing new projects in the Arctic or oil sand projects.
The plan, contained in a final environmental impact statement, opens 18.7 million acres of the 23 million-acre reserve to development.
The government will auction up to 136 new oil exploration blocks in a major licensing round, with 125 of those in the Arctic Barents Sea, a relatively unspoiled corner of the planet.
Baker Hughes revealed the completion of the First Engine to Test (FETT) for the LM9000 aeroderivative gas turbine on June 9. The test took place at the company’s advanced turbomachinery testing facilities in Florence and Massa, Italy.