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With far-north temperatures rising, Alaska tundra fires proliferate

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ANCHORAGE (Reuters) – In Alaska, where sea ice has shrunk to record lows in places and far-north temperatures have climbed to record highs, dozens of fires are burning the treeless tundra and releasing carbon into the atmosphere. The latest flurry of Alaska tundra fires has been on the Seward Peninsula, which juts out to the Read More

Emerald Bay Energy provides update on operations at Texas’ Isabella #2 well

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6/21/2019 CALGARY and SAN ANTONIO — Emerald Bay Energy Inc. has reported on operations at the Isabella #2 well in Gonzales County, Texas. Hydraulic fracturing of the Navarro formation has been completed, and the well has been swabbed for a total of 28 days to recover the frac fluids and measure in-flow rates. In addition to Read More

VAALCO Energy, Inc. Announces Stock Repurchase Program

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HOUSTON, June 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — VAALCO Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EGY) today announced that its Board of Directors has authorized a stock repurchase program under which the Company can repurchase up to $10 million of the currently outstanding shares of the Company’s common stock, over a period of 12 months through open market purchases, Read More

TGS, PGS announce Jeanne d’Arc HD3D project offshore Newfoundland

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6/20/2019 ASKER — TGS and PGS announce the Jeanne d’Arc High Density 3D (HD3D) multi-client project offshore Newfoundland, East Canada. The project will cover approximately 5,000 km2 and encompasses multiple exploration licenses, significant discovery licenses and sections of the open acreage included in the November 2019 bid round. PGS’ Ramform Atlas will perform the acquisition, Read More

PGS and TGS Announce Jeanne d’Arc HD3D in Offshore East Canada

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June 19, 2019: Oslo, Norway, PGS and TGS announce the Jeanne d’Arc High Density 3D (“HD3D”) MultiClient project in Offshore Newfoundland, East Canada. The project will cover approximately 5,000 square kilometers and encompasses multiple exploration licenses, significant discovery licenses and sections of the open acreage included in the November 2019 bid round. The Ramform Atlas Read More

Chisholm, Gastar combine to create the leading STACK EandP company

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6/19/2019 TULSA and HOUSTON (BUSINESS WIRE) — Chisholm Oil and Gas, LLC, of Tulsa, Okla., and Gastar Exploration LLC of Houston, Texas. have announced that they have entered into definitive agreements to effect a merger between the two companies. The combined company, which will operate under the name Chisholm Oil and Gas and be headquartered Read More

Foothills Exploration provides update on 7,000-acre acquisition in Montana

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6/19/2019 LOS ANGELES — Foothills Exploration, Inc., an independent oil and gas exploration company engaged in acquiring and developing oil and natural gas properties in the Rockies today provided an update on its proposed acquisition of 7,000 acres and 87 oil and gas wells in Montana. “We look forward to closing on this transaction during Read More

ConocoPhillips to acquire Nuna discovery acreage in Alaska

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6/18/2019 HOUSTON — ConocoPhillips Alaska (COPA) has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Caelus Natural Resources Alaska, LLC to acquire 100% of the Nuna discovery, located just east of the Colville River and approximately 5 mi southwest of Oooguruk field. The Nuna prospect was announced as a discovery in 2012. The purchase Read More

Rosneft project in the Solimões basin gets priority status

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6/18/2019 MOSCOW — The government of the Brazilian state of Amazonas assigned the priority status to Rosneft’s project in the Solimões basin. According to the letter of intent signed between Rosneft Brasil (a 100% subsidiary of Rosneft) and the government of the Brazilian state, regional authorities are to provide conditions for the implementation of Rosneft’s Read More

Update on Barryroe Farm-out Transaction

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THIS ANNOUNCEMENT CONTAINS INSIDE INFORMATION UPDATE ON BARRYROE FARM-OUT TRANSACTION Dublin and London – June 17, 2019 – Providence Resources P.l.c. (PVR LN, PRP ID), the Irish based Energy Company (“Providence” or the “Company”), today provides a commercial and operational update in relation to Standard Exploration Licence (“SEL”) 1/11 which contains the Barryroe oil accumulation Read More