The so-called predefined areas (APA) licensing rounds were introduced in 2003 to facilitate exploration in the most geologically known parts of the Norwegian continental shelf.
The injunction issued Feb. 13 night bars ConocoPhillips from conducting winter gravel mining and gravel road-building for the $2 billion-plus Willow crude oil project in Alaska while the lawsuit is ongoing.
The proposed $5.9 billion pipeline would run roughly 500 miles (800 km) and could start delivering natural gas into central Alaska in 2025, according to a report.
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of ConocoPhillips’ $13.3 billion acquisition of Concho Resources, one of the largest independent shale producers in the Permian Basin.
Formal issuance of the leases in Alaska's Arctic National Wildlife Refuge came a day before the inauguration of Democratic President-elect Joe Biden, who has pledged to ban new oil and gas leasing on federal lands.
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Devon’s all-stock merger with WPX plus Pioneer completed its acquisition of Parsley creating a premier Permian independent energy company.
The sale of drilling leases in the Arctic wildlife refuge in Alaska received 16 bids in total for 12 of the 22 tracts offered, generating around $14.4 million in high bids.
Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the closing of Cenovus Energy’s nearly $5 billion acquisition of Husky plus a $215 million deal in the Powder River Basin.
Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including the sale of a mineral listing totaling 6,299.73 net mineral acres in Wyoming’s Campbell County.
Environmental groups had sought a preliminary injunction against drilling in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.