Jumbo Offshore to install protection structures for Laggan & Tormore

In June 2011, Jumbo’s DP2 Offshore Heavy Lift Vessel Fairplayer will install 4 subsea protection structures for production flowlines at 600 m water depth in the Laggan & Tormore fields. These gas condensate fields, owned by Total and Dong Energy, are located 125 km north-west of the Shetland Islands. This region contains approx. 17% of […]

INPEX announces agreement on Vladivostok LNG joint study

INPEX CORPORATION is pleased to announce that the Company Japan Far East Gas Co., Ltd., newly established by INPEX, ITOCHU Corporation (hereinafter “ITOCHU”), Japan Petroleum Exploration Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “JAPEX”), Marubeni Corporation (hereinafter “Marubeni”) and ITOCHU Oil Exploration Co., Ltd. (hereinafter “CIECO”), has signed an agreement (hereinafter “Agreement”) on the implementation of a joint study […]

GE completes acquisition of John Wood Group PLC’s well support division, increasing position in enhanced oil recovery and shale gas production

GE (NYSE: GE) is pleased to announce it has completed the strategic acquisition of John Wood Group PLC’s Well Support Division, expanding GE Oil & Gas’ extensive drilling and surface manufacturing and services portfolio.

Central Petroleum announces six billion barrel Devonian Reef/Platform Carbonate Oil Plays interpreted in Pedirka Basin

In line with the Company’s focus on liquids exploration and potential exploitation for early cash flow, Central Petroleum Limited (ASX:CTP) (”Central“) has pleasure in releasing CTP Technical Note 11.04.27, “Devonian Reef/Platform Complex Oil Plays Underlying the Pedirka Basin”.

Marathon Oil, Nexen agree to jointly explore shale acreage in Poland

Marathon Oil Corporation (NYSE: MRO) announced today that it has signed an agreement with a wholly owned subsidiary of Nexen Inc. under which Nexen will acquire a 40 percent working interest in 10 of Marathon’s concessions in Poland’s Paleozoic shale play.

Statoil announces new light well intervention vessel

Statoil has awarded Island Offshore a framework agreement for a new light well intervention (LWI) vessel on the Norwegian continental shelf (NCS).

Ground-breaking of new LCEC Power Plant in new Mexico supplied by Wartsila

Ground-breaking of the 46.7 MW Lea County Electric Cooperative, Inc. (LCEC) Generation Plant, located in Lovington, New Mexico, takes place today with a ceremony at the future plant site. The principal guests and main speakers will be U.S. Congressman Steve Pearce and State Senator Carroll Leavell. Additional speakers and attendees include Brian Elwell, Burns and […]

BioSolar launches BioBacksheet volume sampling program

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, reported that the company recently launched a volume sampling program intended to shorten the preparation time for PV panel manufacturers prior to submitting their PV panels for Underwriters Laboratories […]

Juhl Wind, Inc. announces recent receipt of $1.8 million development fee related to completion of two, 20 megawatt wind farms

Juhl Wind Inc. (OTCBB: JUHL, the “Company”), the Leader in Community Wind Power, today announced the receipt, last week, of its final $1.8 million in fees related to the full completion of construction, operation start-up and commissioning of the Adams and Danielson wind farms located in Meeker County in West Central Minnesota, representing nearly 40 MW of wind power generation.  Each […]

Pattern Energy and Samsung Renewable Energy acquire wind power projects in Ontario

Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern) announced today that it has partnered with Samsung Renewable Energy to acquire wind power projects in Ontario from ACCIONA and Boralex. These projects will be combined with Pattern and Samsung’s larger South Kent Wind Farm, which is under development. The 270 megawatt (MW) wind farm, located in the Regional Municipality of Chatham-Kent, is […]