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First oil wells drilled with bits attached to bamboo poles

The earliest known oil wells were drilled in China in 347 CE. These wells had depths of up to about 240 metres (790 ft) and were drilled...

FLASHBACK: Repsol months away from restarting drill operations in Guyana

First published on NEWSNOW April 11, 2013. Spanish oil and gas company, Repsol could be months away from resuming drill operations offshore Guyana following the finalization...