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Shell to Raise Production in Brazil

Published on July 23, 2013 By admin

Four New Production Wells to be Drilled off Brazil HOUSTON, July 22 07/22/2013 By OGJ editors Royal Dutch Shell PLC, along with partners Petroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras) and Oil & Natural Gas Corp., will increase production at its deepwater projects at Parque das Conchas and the Bijupira-Salema fields offshore Brazil. Four new production wells will [...]

An estimated 90 percent of Britain’s oil and gas is in Scottish territory

Published on November 22, 2012 By admin

Scotland’s bid for independence bets on meeting ambitious renewable energy goals as much as on the dwindling riches of North Sea oil and gas. Source – Reuters An estimated 90 percent of Britain’s oil and gas is in Scottish territory, but output is dwindling fast and with it any prospect that it alone could make [...]

UK talent helps drive Amec growth

Published on August 10, 2012 By admin

Jobs, growth, technological excellence. These are the goals that Britain should strive for and these are three of the priorities that drive Amec. By Samir Brikho, Chief Executive of Amec 3:47PM BST 09 Aug 2012 Our first-half results show real progress on each of these fronts. Our global workforce increased by 15pc to 29,000 and [...]

MOZAMBIQUE SEEKS GREATER SHARE IN FUTURE GAS BLOCKS

Published on April 28, 2012 By admin

(Reuters) – Mozambique plans to increase the maximum stake it holds in future oil blocks to up to 40 percent from a current maximum of 25 percent, the head of the national oil company said on Wednesday. Recent gas discoveries by U.S. oil and gas producer Anadarko Petroleum and Italy’s Eni have boosted interest in [...]