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Horizon Oil expands acreage in Western Foreland fields, Papua New Guinea
20 Jul 2017 at 5:08am
Horizon Oil has significantly expanded its acreage in Western Foreland fields, Papua New Guinea.
MAN Diesel & Turbo completes supply of engines for 140MW Nicaragua power plant
20 Jul 2017 at 4:11am
German manufacturer MAN Diesel & Turbo has commissioned eight engines for a new 140MW thermal power plant in Nicaragua at Los Brasiles.
Independent Oil and Gas submits Blythe Hub field development plan to OGA
20 Jul 2017 at 4:05am
Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has submitted a field development plan (FDP) to the UK-based Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) for the Blythe Hub.
Inpex?s FPSO sails to $34bn Ichthys LNG Project in Australia
20 Jul 2017 at 2:03am
Inpex has reported that Ichthys Venturer, its floating production, storage and offloading (FPSO) has begun sailing towards Australian waters where it will be put at work for the Japanese company?s $34bn Ichthys LNG Project.
NextDecade, Port of Cork to develop FSRU and LNG terminal infrastructure in I...
20 Jul 2017 at 1:57am
NextDecade has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Port of Cork Company to develop a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) and associated liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal infrastructure in Ireland.
SolarReserve wins environmental approval for 390MW solar thermal facility in ...
20 Jul 2017 at 1:44am
The Chilean government has granted environmental approval for SolarReserve?s 390MW solar thermal power project, which will be developed in the Antofagasta region.
Hydro One to acquire Avista for $5.3bn
19 Jul 2017 at 11:24pm
Ontario's electricity distributor Hydro One has entered into an agreement to merge US-based energy company Avista for $5.3bn in cash.
Quadrant signs rig contract to drill Phoenix South-3 well offshore Australia
19 Jul 2017 at 4:15am
Quadrant Energy has signed a contract with Transocean to drill the Phoenix South-3 well located in the Bedout basin offshore Western Australia.
Williams Partners subsidiary seeks FERC nod for North Seattle Lateral upgrade...
19 Jul 2017 at 3:56am
Williams Partners' Northwest Pipeline is seeking an approval for its North Seattle Lateral upgrade project in the US state of Washington from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).
Marubeni wins EPC contract for 780MW combined cycle power plant in Indonesia
19 Jul 2017 at 3:08am
PT Indonesia Power has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to the consortium of Marubeni, General Electric (GE) and PT. Hutama Karya (PK) for the Tambak Lorok combined cycle power plant block 3 project in Central Java.
AG&P launches new US business unit for LNG industry
19 Jul 2017 at 3:02am
Atlantic, Gulf and Pacific Company (AG&P) has launched its new business unit in the US, in a bid to serve customers in the liquefied natural gas (LNG) industry.
BHP to invest $277m to modernize Olympic Dam smelter operations
19 Jul 2017 at 2:52am
BHP Billiton has announced an investment of A$350 ($277m) to enhance and modernize the smelter operations at its Olympic Dam copper mine in South Australia.
Total, YPF, BP unit to invest $1.15bn in Vaca Muerta shale formation
18 Jul 2017 at 11:56pm
Argentina's state-run oil firm YPF, France's Total, Wintershall Energía and BP unit Pan American Energy have announced a joint investment of $1.15bn to increase shale gas production from Vaca Muerta.
Bureau Veritas approves Wison?s 50MW floating LNG power supply barge
18 Jul 2017 at 4:00pm
France-based certification agency Bureau Veritas has given its in-principle approval for Wison Offshore & Marine?s newly-developed 50MW floating storage regasification and power generation barge (W-FSRP).
Panoro reaches FID on Dussafu upstream project in offshore Gabon
18 Jul 2017 at 4:00pm
London-based Panoro Energy has announced that its subsidiary Pan Petroleum Gabon has reached a final investment decision (FID) on the Dussafu development project in offshore Gabon.