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ITER PROJECT: WEST CELEBRATES FIRST PLASMA

December 21, 2016

On 14 December, at 6:03 p.m., a flash of light illuminated the vacuum vessel of WEST, the rejuvenated Tore Supra tokamak designed to serve as a test b...

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GALP INVESTS IN CORAL SOUTH

December 20, 2016

Galp informs that its Board of Directors has approved the investment related to the Coral South area, the first development related to the discoveries...

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IEA: OIL MARKETS TO REBANCE IN 2017

December 20, 2016

The final report of 2016 analyses events as dramatic as those that kicked off the year. The focus in January was on $30/bbl oil and the imminent incre...

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ATWOOD OSPREY WINS SINGLE WELL CONTRACT

December 20, 2016

Atwood Oceanics announced  that one of its subsidiaries has agreed to a one-well drilling services contract with Woodside Energy Ltd for the ultra-de...

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SCARABEO 8 TO DRILL BONE-BIGORNA WELL

December 20, 2016

The Norwegian Petroleum Authority advised that Eni, the operator for production licence 716, in blocks 7318/11 and 7318/12 in the Barents Sea, has re...

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PHOENIX SOUTH-2 GAS AND CONDENSATE DISCOVERY

December 20, 2016

Carnarvon Petroleum advised that the Phoenix South-2 well has penetrated a definitive hydrocarbon-bearing interval at or near the primary Caley target...

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BP AND KOSMOS ENERGY PARTNERSHIP

December 19, 2016

Kosmos Energy announced has entered into a partnership with BP in Mauritania and Senegal that combines Kosmos’ exploration expertise with BP’s dee...

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ROSNEFT TO EXPLORE THE SEA OF JAPAN

December 19, 2016

Rosneft and a consortium of Japanese companies comprising Marubeni Corporation, Japan Oil, Gas and Metals National Corporation (JOGMEC) and Inpex Corp...

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ENGIE INAUGURATES JIRAU HYDROPOWER PLANT

December 19, 2016

On December 16th Engie inaugurated the Jirau hydropower plant in Brazil, the group’s largest hydropower project in the world. Located on the Madeira...

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