West Africa

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 23, 2022

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including Williams’ $950 million acquisition in the Haynesville Shale and a San Juan Basin transaction between Whiptail and DJR Energy.

March 23, 2022

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 16, 2022

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including the Petro-Hunt’s acquisition of Delaware Basin assets from Admiral Permian Resources.

March 16, 2022

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of March 2, 2022

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including a $1.3 billion acquisition in the D-J Basin by PDC Energy and Chevron’s $3 billion clean energy bet.

March 2, 2022

Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Exxon Mobil to Sell Nigeria Shallow-water Affiliate for $1.3 Billion

Despite the sale to Nigerian independent oil and gas company Seplat Energy, Texas-based Exxon Mobil said it will maintain a significant deepwater presence in Nigeria.

February 25, 2022

Exploration & Production , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Chevron Reportedly to Sell Equatorial Guinea Assets Acquired in Noble Energy Deal

Chevron acquired the assets in the west African country as part of the $13 billion acquisition of Noble Energy in 2020.

February 24, 2022

Private Equity , Exploration & Production

Quantum Backs Trident Energy with $400 Million Investment

Quantum Energy Partners is now a significant investor in Trident Energy and has committed to participate in a $400 million line of equity alongside Warburg Pincus and Trident’s existing minority shareholders.

February 22, 2022

Exploration & Production

Oil Production, Storage Vessel Explodes Offshore Nigeria

Investigations are underway to establish the cause of the explosion while attempts to contain the situation were being made with help from local communities and U.S. oil firm Chevron, which has a facility nearby.

February 3, 2022

Crude Oil

Oil Prices Ease, Focus Shifts to Next OPEC+ Move

Brent crude futures snapped a three-day rally on Dec. 24 in light trading before the Christmas holidays, but the benchmark ended the week higher, with the market focusing on next steps by OPEC+ and the impact of the Omicron variant.

December 24, 2021

Highlights , Shale Plays

Best of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Dec. 3, 2021)

Pioneer Natural Resources and Guidon Energy Spraberry Field producers in the Permian Basin plus Exxon Mobil’s Whiptail discovery in the Stabroek Block offshore Guyana and significant Ivory Coast discovery by Eni top this week’s oil and gas drilling activity highlights from around the world.

December 3, 2021

Acquisitions & Divestitures , Trends , Mergers

Energy A&D Transactions from the Week of Oct. 27, 2021

Here’s a snapshot of recent energy deals including EagleClaw’s all-stock business combination with Apache’s Altus Midstream plus the closing of Oasis Petroleum’s $745 million cash acquisition in the Bakken.

October 27, 2021