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Qatar Petroleum and Shell enter LNG marine fueling venture

Qatar Petroleum’s Wave LNG Solutions and Shell Gas & Power Developments B.V. (Shell) on Tuesday signed a framework agreement to develop liquefied natural gas (LNG) marine fueling – or bunkering – infrastructure at strategic shipping locations across the globe. LNG...

Oil drops below $50 on US climate exit

Brent oil fell below $50 today, as concerns about the impact U.S. President Donald Trump's decision to exit the Paris climate agreement could have on drilling in the United States. Analysts believe Trumps decision could result in an increase...

JUST IN: Guyana to earn 2% royalty from Liza field production; project deemed “technically sound”

Guyana will be earning a 2% royalty on gross earnings from the Liza oil field production. This will come, along with a 50/50 Production Sharing Arrangement, in which Guyana earns half of the ‘profit oil’ revenue while the other half...

Shell begins deepwater production at newest FPSO in Brazil

Royal Dutch Shell plc, through its subsidiary BG E&P Brasil Ltda. (Shell) and consortium partners in Lula South, announce Friday that deepwater production has started at the FPSO P-66, which is located in the Brazilian pre-salt of the Santos...

Maritime border dispute delaying Tullow oil drilling operations in Ghana

Tullow Oil says plans are underway to resume drilling next year to boost output at its Tweneboa, Enyenra, Ntomme (TEN) field once the maritime dispute between Ghana and The Cote d’Ivoire is resolved. Mr Charles Darku, the Tullow Ghana Managing...

Gov’t to meet with persons who submitted proposals to build oil refinery in Guyana – Trotman

Even as one expert has concluded that building a 100,000 bpd capacity refinery in Guyana would not be economically feasible, the government says it is still open to examining other options and will meet with persons who have submitted...

Public presentation on oil refinery set for May 17 in Guyana

A presentation will be made on the feasibility of establishing an oil refinery in Guyana on May 17 by the consultant hired to look into the matter by the Guyana government. Pedro Haas, Director of Advisory Services at Hartree Partners will...

Guyanese legislators to consider Commission to collect oil revenues

Guyana today moved one step closer to tightening its legislative regime governing the oil and gas sector, when Minister of Natural Resources, Raphael Trotman, presented to the National Assembly, the Petroleum Commission of Guyana Bill 2017–to provide for the...

Small oil spills occur in T&T due to equipment fatigue – Coastal Dynamics Executive

With an oil and gas industry in Trinidad and Tobago that is well over 100 years old, an environmental specialist from the twin island republic believes that the absence of a major catastrophic disaster over the years is commendable,...

Oil hovers near $46 as shale revival cancels out OPEC efforts

NEW YORK (Bloomberg) -- Oil hovered around $46/bbl in New York, back to levels last seen before the OPEC deal, as the shale revival appears to be making the group’s cuts ineffective. After dipping below $44 Friday, futures pared some of...

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First pipe for Uaru development delivered to VEHSI base – Exxon official 

Exxon’s fifth Guyana development - Uaru - continues to progress with the first pipe being delivered to the Vreed-en-Hoop...