Innovative ROMAR Safety System reaches milestone

Aberdeenshire-based oilfield service has company ROMAR International announced the 80th sale of its Packer Management System (PMS).

DNV unveils its SUNdy floating solar field concept

Many countries are turning to solar technology and renewable energy because of a need for alternative energy sources and environmental concerns.  To help meet these needs, DNV has developed SUNdy, a large-scale offshore solar field concept which launched at Singapore International Energy Week.

Natural Power’s Geotechnical team expands to meet demand for services on UK wind projects

International renewable energy consultancy Natural Power has doubled the size of its Geotechnical team and associated all terrain drilling hardware to help deliver a rapidly expanding pipeline of UK site investigation work for onshore wind farms.

Lightway Solar America executes 62.8 MW solar project development pipeline

ISELIN, N.J., Oct. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Lightway Solar America, Inc. (LSA), the U.S. subsidiary of Lightway Green New Energy Co., Ltd. (LGNE), has announced the execution of 62.8 Megawatts of contracts through their project development subsidiary, Lightway Solar America Project Development, LLC (LWSA PD). Lightway has implemented a sales model in which 11.9 MW […]

Seadrill reach 65.76% ownership in Asia Offshore Drilling Ltd

Seadrill Limited (”Seadrill”) has today acquired additional 611,449 shares of Asia Offshore Drilling Limited (the “Company”, OSE: AOD). The shares were acquired at a price of NOK 28.71 per share. Following this acquisition, Seadrill will be the owner of 26,302,407 shares in the Company, corresponding to 65.76% of the total number of outstanding shares in […]

Nostra Terra Oil and Gas Company provide Chisholm Trail - 4th well spudded & operations update

Nostra Terra, the AIM quoted oil and gas producer with projects in the USA, is pleased to announce that the fourth horizontal well has been spudded in the Chisholm Trail Prospect, located in Oklahoma.  As announced on 25 October, the third well is also drilling while the first and second wells in the Chisholm Trail […]

Solimar reports major increase in Contingent Recoverable Oil Resource

Solimar Energy (TSX VENTURE:SXS)(ASX:SGY) (”The Company” or “Solimar”) is pleased to announce the release of the Contingent Resource Assessment for the Company’s 100% owned Kreyenhagen shallow oil field redevelopment project in the San Joaquin Basin, California. The Independent Resource Assessment was conducted by Sproule Unconventional Limited (Sproule) and is an update to the Company’s 2011 […]

INPEX awarded offshore exploration blocks in the UK continental shelf

INPEX CORPORATION (INPEX) is pleased to announce today that INPEX was successful in the 27th Seaward Licensing Round in UK, and won the three offshore Exploration Blocks in the North Sea jointly with Centrica Resources Limited (Centrica), a subsidiary of Centrica plc, a UK gas and electricity company and Statoil (U.K.) Limited (Statoil), a subsidiary […]

JX Nippon Oil and Gas Exploration Corporation announces newly awarded exploration blocks in the UK North Sea

JX Nippon Oil and Gas Exploration Corporation (President and CEO, Shigeo Hirai) announces that its wholly owned subsidiary, JX Nippon Exploration and Production (U.K.) Limited (President and CEO, Kemmei Nakata,”JXNEPUK”), has been offered eighteen (18) of the newly awarded blocks in the UKCS 27th Offshore Oil and Gas Licensing Round, which was closed on May […]

Carnarvon (Thailand) Ltd announces farmout of L20/50 onshore Thailand

Carnarvon (Thailand) Ltd (55% interest, Operator), wholly owned subsidiary of Carnarvon (ASX:CVN) and Sun Resources NL (ASX:SUR) (45% interest) as Joint Venture partners in the L20/50 Concession, are pleased to announce that they have agreed farmout terms with Siam Moeco Ltd (SML), wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsui Oil Exploration Company (”Moeco”) for the L20/50 Concession.