Forest Gate sells saskatchewan oil and gas assets

CALGARY, May 29, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Forest Gate Energy Inc. (TSXV: FGE) reports that it has entered into a definitive purchase and sale agreement with its joint interest partner in the Rangeview, Divide and Katherine properties located in southwest Saskatchewan to sell their entire working interest to an arms-length partner for gross proceeds of […]

Statoil announces heimdal gas leak investigation

Statoil is initiating an internal investigation following a gas leak on the Heimdal platform in the North Sea on Saturday 26 May. The incident will also be investigated by the Petroleum Safety Authority Norway.

ATCO gas celebrates a century of natural gas service in Alberta

ATCO Gas is celebrating 100 years of providing safe, reliable natural gas service to Albertans. To mark this milestone, ATCO Gas has planned a variety of exciting community events across the province this summer. Customers can also win home heating for a year. “It is because of our customers that ATCO proudly marks a century […]

Sasanof-1 fracture stimulation program successfully completed

Senex Energy Limited (Senex) has successfully completed its pioneering hydraulic fracture stimulation program at the Sasanof-1 unconventional gas exploration well in South Australian Cooper Basin permit PEL 516 (Senex: 100%). Senex is the first company to undertake a multi-zone fracture stimulation on a dedicated unconventional gas exploration well in the liquids-rich southern Cooper Basin.

AMEC expands service offering in Australia

AMEC, the international engineering and project management company, announces today that it has bought Unidel, a Brisbane-based consulting, engineering and technical services company from its owner-managers for an initial cash consideration of A$27 million. A further A$14 million may be paid over three years, subject to the achievement of stretching profit targets.

Statoil announces West Qurna 2 exit process completed

Statoil has been a partner with Lukoil in the West Qurna 2 project since the two companies won a competitive bid in 2009.

Origin Energy announces condamine river gas seepage believed to be naturally occurring

Origin Energy, as Upstream Operator of Australia Pacific LNG, today noted that gas seepage in parts of the Condamine River is not new - according to local knowledge it goes back at least 30 years and naturally occurring gas has been a phenomenon in the Queensland Western Downs region for more than 100 years.

Aminex announces nyuni area seismic survey launched in Tanzania

Aminex PLC (‘Aminex’ or the ‘Company’), an independent oil company listed on the main market of the London and Irish Stock Exchanges with exploration and development assets in the emerging hydrocarbon province of East Africa, today announces announce commencement of a 335-kilometre 2D seismic survey in the Nyuni Area Licence, offshore Tanzania.

Crown Point Ventures Ltd. announces the casing of its third El valle well as a potential multizone oil well

Crown Point Ventures Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:CWV) (”Crown Point” or “the Company”) is pleased to announce that the third well (EV 36) of the ten well 2012 drilling program on its El Valle concession in the Golfo San Jorge Basin, Argentina has been cased as a potential multi zone oil well.

Emerald Bay provides Texas operational update

CALGARY, May 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Emerald Bay Energy Inc.  (TSX Venture: EBY) (the “Corporation” or “Emerald Bay”) is pleased to provide an operational update on recent events.