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September 2014

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GE to support Freeport LNG’s liquefaction project in US
12 September 2014 Freeport LNG has selected GE Oil & Gas for the North American liquefied natural gas (LNG) export...

Statoil, GE and Ferus NGF unveil flare gas expansion project
12 September 2014 A joint-venture (JV) of Statoil, GE and Ferus Natural Gas Fuels (Ferus NGF) has unveiled a flare gas expansion...

Sempra Energy secures US DOE approval for $10bn Cameron LNG project
11 September 2014 Sempra Energy has secured approval from the US Department of Energy (DOE) for the $10bn Cameron liquefied natural gas (LNG) liquefaction-export project in...

SacOil to acquire Lagia onshore oilfield in Egypt
11 September 2014 African independent upstream oil and gas firm SacOil has agreed to acquire the Lagia onshore oilfield on the Sinai Peninsula,...

Ebola virus may disrupt West African oil and gas operations, says GlobalData analyst
10 September 2014 GlobalData analyst John Sisa has said that the Ebola virus will likely affect the oil and gas exploration and production programmes in West African...

GE and Accenture launch new pipeline solution
10 September 2014 GE and Accenture have launched a new solution to help oil and gas pipeline industry customers make better decisions on the condition of their critical machines and...

Clough Amec JV wins FEED contract for Bowen gas project in Australia
09 September 2014 A joint venture of Clough and Amec has secured a A$70m ($65m) front-end engineering design (FEED) contract for Arrow Energy's proposed Bowen gas project in central Queensland,...

San Leon Energy acquires two new licences in Morocco
09 September 2014 Oil and gas firm San Leon Energy has increased its presence in Morocco by acquiring two licences from...

Iran opens largest gas storage facility in Middle East
08 September 2014 Iran has opened the largest gas storage facility in the Middle East in the north-eastern province of Razavi...

Pembina submits application for new segment of $2bn Phase III pipeline expansion
08 September 2014 Pembina Pipeline has submitted applications to the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) for its Fox Creek to Namao Junction segment in the $2bn Phase III pipeline...

Partners Group acquires 30% stake in Turkish natural gas firm
05 September 2014 Private markets investment manager Partners Group has acquired a 30% stake in Turkish natural gas firm Enerya from STFA...

Boardwalk to buy Evangeline ethylene pipeline
05 September 2014 Boardwalk Pipeline Partners has agreed to acquire Chevron Petrochemical Pipeline, which owns the Evangeline ethylene pipeline system, for...

Shell unveils two new gas discovery wells in Utica formation, Pennsylvania, US
04 September 2014 Shell has unveiled two new gas discovery wells within the Utica formation in Tioga County, Pennsylvania,...

Drilling starts on Horse Hill-1 well in onshore UK Weald Basin
04 September 2014 Horse Hill Development has started drilling operations on the Horse Hill-1 well, located in the onshore UK Weald...

Four US energy companies form JV for $5bn natural gas pipeline project
03 September 2014 Energy firms Dominion, Duke Energy, Piedmont Natural Gas and AGL Resources have formed a joint-venture (JV) to build and own a 550-mile interstate natural gas pipeline in the...

Pembina to acquire 700km Vantage pipeline system in the US
03 September 2014 Pembina Pipeline has agreed to acquire the 700km Vantage pipeline system and Mistral Midstream’s stake in the Saskatchewan ethane extraction plant (SEEP) for $650m from certain entities...

Gazprom starts construction of Power of Siberia pipeline
02 September 2014 Gazprom has started construction of the 4,000km Power of Siberia pipeline, which will ship $400bn worth of Russian gas to...

ERM Power to sell West Australian gas assets to Empire Oil & Gas
02 September 2014 Energy firm ERM Power has agreed to sell its interests in West Australian gas assets to Empire Oil & Gas for...

Gazprom Neft starts production from Badra field in Iraq
01 September 2014 Gazprom Neft has started commercial production and oil deliveries from the Badra field in...

Magnolia Petroleum sells 24 smaller stakes in three US non-core wells
01 September 2014 Oil and gas production firm Magnolia Petroleum has sold 24 smaller stakes in non-core wells located in the US states of Alabama, Florida and...

August 2014

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Tullow Oil discovers oil at three onshore wells in Kenya
29 August 2014 Tullow Oil has discovered oil at three of its exploration and appraisal wells at Blocks 10BB and 13T, onshore...