Latin America & Caribbean

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Midstream

Macquarie Capital Launches LNG Project Development Platform

WaveCrest Energy will initially focus on Latin American and Asian markets, helping enable a switch to natural gas, Macquarie Capital said.

February 24, 2021

Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Trade

Mexico Presses US to Guarantee Natural Gas Supplies after Texas Export Ban

Texas Governor Greg Abbott ordered the restrictions on out-of-state supplies of natural gas from Texas through Feb. 21, citing the weather emergency. Mexico is Texas’ main out-of-state customer for gas.

February 18, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Feb. 3, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a $420 million acquisition in the Midland Basin by Surge Energy plus Tailwater Capital’s acquisition of Tall Oak II, III from EnCap Flatrock Midstream.

February 3, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Jan. 29, 2021)

A Haynesville discovery drilled by Aethon Energy in the Carthage Field in San Augustine County, Texas, plus three Arkoma Basin wells completed at a Hughes County drillpad in Oklahoma top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

January 29, 2021

Highlights

E&P Plus: January 2021 International Drilling Activity Highlights

Check out the latest oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world including a new gas condensate find in the Norwegian Sea by ConocoPhillips plus Equinor’s latest oil discoveries offshore Newfoundland, Canada.

January 28, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Jan. 22, 2021)

Ovintiv completes three Spraberry Field producers, a new Eagle Ford Shale discovery by BPX Energy plus results from a Hess Gulf of Mexico venture top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

January 22, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Jan. 20, 2021

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. 

January 20, 2021

Public Capital , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Acquisitions & Divestitures , Midstream

New Fortress Bets on Brazil’s LNG Growth with $5 Billion Worth of Deals

U.S.-based New Fortress Energy Inc. said on Jan. 13 it would buy natural gas company Hygo Energy Transition Ltd. and its controlling company Golar LNG Partners LP, expanding its presence in Brazil.

January 20, 2021

Investment , Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) , Natural Gas , Acquisitions & Divestitures

EIG Clears Pathway to Buying Petrobras Assets

EIG's bet in Brazil comes while the state firm Petrobras speeds up asset sales, ending what was nearly a state-held monopoly in natural gas five years ago.

January 7, 2021

Crude Oil , Trade , Infrastructure

Venezuela Oil Exports Sink to Levels Not Seen Since 1940s

Pressured by strict U.S. sanctions, Venezuela's oil exports plunged by 376,500 bbl/d in 2020, according to Refinitiv Eikon data and internal documents from state-run PDVSA.

January 4, 2021