New York’s Newest Wind Farm Now Under Construction

Iberdrola Renewables recently began construction at its newest wind farm project, in Herkimer County, New York. Large wind turbine components arrive almost daily by truck, laying the groundwork for the 74 megawatt (MW) Hardscrabble Wind Power Project in the towns of Fairfield, Norway, and Little Falls. The nearly $200 million wind project, which is expected […]

ShaMaran Acquires Interest in Major Oil Project in Kurdistan

ShaMaran Petroleum Corp. (”ShaMaran” or the “Company”) (TSX VENTURE:SNM) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a Subscription Agreement and a Shareholders Agreement with Aspect Energy International, LLC (”Aspect”) whereby ShaMaran Ventures BV (”ShaMaran BV”) a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company has acquired a one third stake in General Exploration Partners Inc […]

Wood Group wins contract with BP

Wood Group has entered into a contract with BP Operating Company Ltd (BP) to provide topside engineering and project management services for BP’s Andrew Area Development project in the central North Sea. The project scope includes the tie-back of the Kinnoull reservoir to Andrew, some 28km away, and the development of the Lower Cretaceous development located […]

Exelon Headquarters Expansion Advances Utility’s Green Building Leadership

As part of Exelon’s industry-leading effort to reduce energy consumption across its facilities, the company announced today that it has increased its Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED®)-certified space to more than 650,000 square feet. Most recently, the U.S. Green Building Council awarded LEED Platinum certification for Commercial Interiors (CI) to Exelon’s 27,000-square-foot corporate […]

Leading Supplier of Frond Mats in China

Seabed Scour Control Systems Limited (SSCS) was established in 1984 to provide Frond Scour Protection Systems and Services to the offshore subsea oil and gas industry.
http://www.sscsystems.com/Scour-Control.aspx 

Santos and Apache development a major boost for Western Australian domestic gas supply

Santos today announced that it will develop new gas supplies for the Western Australian domestic market by developing and producing gas from the Halyard field, which it owns with Apache Energy Limited.

TNK-BP Improves Its Performance in West Siberia Fields

OJSC Varyoganneftegaz (incorporated into TNK-BP) is performing well construction works ahead of its business plan since the beginning of 2010, having drilled 67 wells in this period against the planned 57 wells. Well construction wells are underway in the Verkhnelik-Eganskoe, Severo-Khokhryakovskoe, Koshelskoe, Permyakovskoe, Khokhryakovskoe, and Vanyoganskoe fields. A total of 103 wells will be drilled by the end of the year according to the business plan.

AES Expands Small Hydro Platform in Turkey to 42 MW

The AES Corporation (NYSE: AES) today announced the start of commercial operations for the 16 MW Damlapinar hydro power facility on the Goksu River in Karaman, Turkey. The hydropower facility is owned and operated by AES-IC Ictas Energy (“AES-IC”), a 51 percent AES owned joint venture. The project increases AES’ small hydro capacity in Turkey […]

Oil and Gas Project Awards from the 20th to the 27th of August

Total granted drilling permit for wellbore 25/5-7 in production licence 102 C
27-08-2010

Flint’s Maintenance Subsidiary Successful Bidder For New Maintenance Contracts
27-08-2010

KBR Awarded Second Contract by BP for West Nile Delta Development
26-08-2010

TAQA increases equity in flagship Bergermeer Gas Storage project
26-08-2010

GL Noble Denton Software selected for Bunde-Etzel Pipeline project
25-08-2010

Sasol announces the assignment of participating interests in the Sofala […]

Dow Wire & Cable Announces Price Increase on Specific Products for The Americas

Dow Wire & Cable will increase prices on select product grades in the North America and South America regions, effective October 1, 2010, on the following: