First Oil from the Jubilee Field in Ghana scheduled for 15 December 2010

Tullow Oil plc (Tullow), Anadarko Petroleum, Kosmos Energy, Ghana National Petroleum Corporation, Sabre Oil and Gas and E.O. Group announce that First Oil from the Jubilee field, offshore Ghana, is scheduled for 15 December 2010.

CAMAC Energy Announces Gas Discovery on the Zijinshan, China Asset

CAMAC Energy Inc. (NYSE Amex:CAK), a U.S.-based energy company engaged in the exploration, development and production of oil and gas, today announced the positive results from the ZJS-02 well that was successfully drilled to a total depth of 1784 meters. Mud logs during drilling confirmed the presence of gas in several intervals ranging in depth […]

WG GTS awarded EPC contract

Wood Group GTS has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract valued at approximately $875 million from Dorad Energy to build an 800-megawatt power plant in Israel. The natural gas-fired Dorad Power Plant is expected to be online within 36 months and when completed will represent approximately eight per […]

Contact Provides Update on Drilling Operations and Shale Gas Technical Work

Contact Exploration Inc. (”Contact” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: CEX) is pleased to provide an update on its drilling program in the Stoney Creek oil field and on the preparation of an independent evaluation of the shale gas prospectivity within its South Stoney Creek lands.

Coates Mo Bro’s “put Shrimp on the Barbie” for Movember

As men across the country near the end of their Movember moustache stint and gear up for the big shave off on 1st December, local Aberdeen company Coates Offshore are marking the event in true Aussie style.  The Coates Offshore Mo Bro’s have raised over £2,000 so far for The Prostate Cancer Charity (TPCC) UK […]

BioSolar Completes Successful Production Run of New White BioBacksheet

BioSolar, Inc. (OTCBB:BSRC), developer of a breakthrough technology to produce bio-based materials from renewable plant sources that reduce the cost of photovoltaic (PV) solar modules, announces a successful production run of its new white BioBacksheet.

Duke Energy Completes Colorado Wind Farm

With Duke Energy’s (NYSE: DUK) Kit Carson Windpower Project in eastern Colorado now on line and producing electricity, the company has nearly 1,000 megawatts of wind generation capacity in operation at nine U.S. wind farms.

DNV developing new offshore standard

In order to support faster progress in the offshore floating wind industry, DNV and key players are developing a common design standard.

Phoenix Solar AG builds two solar power plants for E.ON in Italy

Phoenix Solar AG is building two solar power plants in Italy with an overall peak power of 8.9 megawatts (MWp).

NRG Solar and SunPower Agree to Build 250-Megawatt California Valley Solar Ranch

NRG Solar, a subsidiary of NRG Energy, Inc. (NYSE: NRG) and SunPower Corp. (Nasdaq: SPWRA, SPWRB) today announced groundbreaking agreements to begin construction next year of the 250-megawatt (MW) California Valley Solar Ranch in San Luis Obispo County. The solar power plant is expected to create approximately 350 jobs during construction, will power about 100,000 homes […]