Asia Pacific

Field Development

CNOOC Begins Gas Production at South China Sea Deepwater Field

The Liuhua 29-2 field is expected to reach peak production of about 41 million cubic feet of natural gas per day in 2021.

May 6, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Total Presses Ahead with Papua LNG, Sees 2023 Investment Decision

The project had been delayed due to the pandemic.

May 5, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of May 5, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a Bakken deal between Oasis Petroleum and Diamondback Energy plus the sale of Hunt Oil’s Permian Basin asset in a transaction believed to be worth over $1 billion.

May 5, 2021

Exploration & Production

ConocoPhillips Says All Staff Safely Evacuated from Rig Offshore Malaysia

The Naga 7 jackup was being placed at a site off the coast of Sarawak state when one of its legs penetrated the soil, according to owner Velesto Energy.

May 4, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG)

Sources: LNG Cargoes Diverted from India Amid COVID Crisis

Weakened demand has led to six tankers being diverted to Asia, Europe and Kuwait.

May 3, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (April 30, 2021)

High-volume Bakken completions, Marcellus Shale discoveries from Cabot and Chesapeake plus results of three Woodford Shale wells in Oklahoma’s Grady County by Continental Resources top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

April 30, 2021

Field Development

Eni Flows Natural Gas at Deepwater Merakes Offshore Indonesia

The deepwater field consists of five subsea wells with a production capacity of 450 million standard cubic feet per day (MMscf/d), Eni said.

April 26, 2021

Field Development

Reliance, BP Start Production at Deepwater Gas Field Offshore India

The Satellite Cluster gas field will produce gas from four reservoirs using a total of five wells, BP said in a news release.

April 26, 2021

Field Development , Policy & Regulations

Chevron Lobbies US Officials on Myanmar as Sanctions Pressure Rises

Chevron’s holdings in Myanmar include a 28.3% stake in the Yadana natural gas field and a 28.3% stake in a pipeline that carries Burmese gas to Thailand.

April 23, 2021

International , Emissions , Energy Transition

China, US Agree on Need for Stronger Climate Commitments

The world’s two largest emitters of greenhouse gases plan to announce stronger pledges before the Glasgow talks in November.

April 19, 2021