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Fault at Israel's Tamar Gas Field Prompts Use of Dirtier Fuels
Friday, September 22, 2017 A fault in the supply of natural gas from Israel's only commercial field has forced Energy Minister Yuval Steinitz to authorize the use of alternative fuel sources to produce electricity.

Leviathan Partners in Talks to Pipe Gas to Egypt Via Jordan
Thursday, August 10, 2017 Companies developing Israel's largest natural gas reservoir are negotiating an alternative delivery route to key target market Egypt to skirt financial disputes.

Deal Of The Month: Noble Energy Marches Out of Marcellus in Full $1.9B Exit
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 Noble Energy departs the northeast's natural gas game and almost doubles its 2017 divestiture target to $1.9 billion, consolidating its core focus on liquids-rich, higher margin assets.

Noble Energy To Sell 50% Stake In Cone Gathering
Thursday, May 18, 2017 Noble Energy says it will sell its 50% stake in privately-held Cone Gathering LLC to Quantum Energy Partners for $765 million in cash.

Noble Energy To Sell Marcellus Gas Assets For $1.23B
Tuesday, May 02, 2017 Noble Energy says Tuesday it would sell all its natural gas production assets in the Marcellus shale field for $1.23 billion.

Noble to Lay Off Workers Following Clayton Williams Acquisition
Monday, March 13, 2017 Following its acquisition of Clayton Williams Energy, Noble Energy will close Clayton's Midland office, resulting in the possible layoffs of almost 200 employees.

Deal Of The Month: Noble Invests $3.75 Billion Into Leviathan
Tuesday, February 28, 2017 Noble Energy's multi-billion dollar investment indicate belief that offshore gas can turn a sizable profit and majors may soon follow the US independent's lead.

Noble Buys Clayton Williams for $2.7 Billion to Grow in Permian
Monday, January 16, 2017 Noble Energy agreed to buy Clayton Williams Energy for $2.7 billion in stock and cash to expand in America's hottest shale play.

Noble Energy Lays Off 60 Workers
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Noble Energy cuts 60 jobs in Houston and Denver.

Consol Energy And Noble Energy To Dissolve Marcellus Shale JV
Monday, October 31, 2016 Consol Energy and Noble Energy say they will dissolve their 50-50 Marcellus shale joint venture.

US Frackers Surprise Themselves As Tweaks Keep Adding Barrels
Wednesday, August 03, 2016 Nimble US shale oil producers continue to show an uncanny ability to squeeze more and more crude from new wells, allowing them to do more with less.

Noble Energy's Gunflint Production Starts Firing in US Gulf
Thursday, July 21, 2016 The start of production from Noble's Gunflint development marks the company's fourth successful offshore project completion within the past nine months.

Marathon Oil Flows First Gas from Alba B3 Platform Off Equatorial Guinea
Friday, July 15, 2016 Marathon Oil commences first gas from the Alba B3 compression platform offshore Equatorial Guinea.

Noble Seeks Prize of Greater Insight Through Analytics, Big Data
Thursday, June 09, 2016 A Noble Energy official shares the company's journey towards using analytics and Big Data for greater operational insight.

Leviathan Partners Sign $3B Israeli Natgas Supply Deal
Monday, May 30, 2016 The partners in Israel's Leviathan natural gas field say they had signed a deal to supply as much as $3 billion worth of gas to a new private power plant in central Israel.

Media: Noble Energy In Talks To Trim Stake In Tamar Gas Field
Monday, April 11, 2016 Texas-based Noble Energy is in talks with Israeli institutions to sell an 11 percent stake in Israel's Tamar natural gas field for at least $1 billion due to cash flow needs, Israeli media reports.

Israel's High Court Strikes Down Government Natural Gas Plan
Monday, March 28, 2016 Israel's High Court blocked the government's controversial proposal to regulate the natural gas industry, which complicates plans to develop the country's largest field and conclude export deals.

Leviathan Partners Raise Annual Natgas Production Forecast
Thursday, February 25, 2016 Partners who are developing Israel's huge Leviathan offshore natural gas field increase their annual production forecast, saying they expect to bring the project online by the end of 2019.

Noble Energy Posts Surprise Profit As Costs Fall
Wednesday, February 17, 2016 Noble reports a surprise quarterly profit as its operating costs per barrel of oil fell to the lowest in eight years.

Premier, Noble Terminate Contract for Eirik Raude Rig
Friday, February 12, 2016 Premier Oil and its partner, Noble Energy, decide to terminate their contract for Eirik Raude after several technical issues with the rig.

Leviathan Partners Sign $1.3B Gas Deal With Edeltech
Monday, February 01, 2016 Israel's natural gas companies and Noble Energy Inc. have signed the first contract to supply fuel from the country's largest gas reserves, the offshore Leviathan field.

U.S. Shale Firms, Struggling to Profit with $30 Oil, Slash Spending More
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 Three major U.S. shale oil companies have slashed their 2016 capital spending plans more than expected in a bid to survive $30 a barrel oil prices, with one of them saying prices would need to rise more than 20 percent just to turn a profit.

Eastern Mediterranean Gas: Challenges and Opportunities
Thursday, January 14, 2016 The Eastern Mediterranean region provides a rare bright spot for the sanctioning of gas projects, including fast-track developments.

Israeli Firms in Talks to Buy Natural Gas from Leviathan
Thursday, January 07, 2016 Partners in Israel's offshore Leviathan natural gas site are in talks to supply gas to a number of Israeli companies.

RGU's Oil & Gas Institute Makes Key Appointments
Monday, December 07, 2015 Robert Gordon University appoints a Drilling & Wells Excellence Manager and Commercial Manager to its Oil & Gas Institute.

Israel's Leviathan Signs Preliminary Egypt Natgas Deal
Wednesday, November 25, 2015 Partners in the Leviathan gas field, offshore Israel, sign a 15-year deal to pump gas to Egypt via an existing subsea pipeline.

UOG 2015: PM Netanyahu to End Israeli Gas Deadlock 'Within Weeks'
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu will soon sign a document that will lead to the resumption of efforts to develop Israel's natural gas sector, according to Energy Minister Dr. Yuval Steinitz.

Noble Energy Lays Off 180 Employees
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 In anticipation of lower activity levels, Noble Energy lays off 180 employees.

Noble To Make Investment Decision On Israel's Gas Fields In 1 Year
Monday, November 02, 2015 Noble Energy says it will make a final investment decision on two large gas fields in Israel in about a year's time, a day after the country's prime minister promised to fast-track the projects.

EMAS AMC Completes 2 Subsea Tieback Projects for Noble Energy in US GOM
Monday, September 28, 2015 EMAS AMC successfully completes subsea tieback projects at Noble Energy's at Big Bend and Dantzler fields in the US Gulf of Mexico.

Egypt's Zohr Gas Re-Writes Israel's Happy Ending
Monday, August 31, 2015 Egypt's historic gas discovery threatens to sink Israel's fledgling gas export bonanza, which was counting on deals with Cairo to get it off the ground.

Israeli Ministers Approve Blueprint for Natural Gas Development
Monday, August 17, 2015 The Israeli cabinet approves a regulatory blueprint for developing the country's natural gas fields.

Israel Says Reaches Deal to Develop Leviathan Natural Gas Field
Thursday, August 13, 2015 The Israeli government says it has reached a deal that will pave the way for the development of the Leviathan field.

What Now for the Falklands?
Wednesday, August 12, 2015 Rigzone takes a look at the recent oil discoveries in the North Falkland Basin and asks the "what now" question amid lower oil prices.

Israel's Natural Gas Plan Wins Central Bank Chief's Backing
Monday, August 10, 2015 Bank of Israel governor backs a government plan to develop the country's natural gas industry.

Noble Energy Profit Beats Estimates As Production Rises
Monday, August 03, 2015 Noble Energy reports a a better-than-expected quarterly profit as higher production helps offset the impact of a slump in crude prices.

Noble Takes Rosetta-and its Eagle Ford Assets-Under its Wing
Monday, July 20, 2015 With board support from both companies, Noble Energy and Rosetta Resources complete merger.

Israel's Delek Confident of Quick Sale of Tanin, Karish Gas Fields
Thursday, July 16, 2015 The owners of the Karish and Tanin natural gas fields offshore Israel say they are confident of meeting a disposal timeframe proposed by the country's government.

Israel Plans to Let Noble, Delek Keep Control of Leviathan Gas Field
Tuesday, June 30, 2015 Israel's Energy Ministry unveils a plan for the country's natural gas sector that would leave the largest offshore project, Leviathan, in the control of the Noble/Delek consortium.

Minister: Argentina Will Pursue Judge Order on Falklands Drillers
Sunday, June 28, 2015 Argentina will pursue in Britain and the US a local judge's order to seize assets of oil drillers operating in the disputed Falklands Islands, the foreign minister says in an interview with local media.

Israel's Security Cabinet Approves Gas Deal with Noble, Delek
Thursday, June 25, 2015 Israel's security cabinet has voted in favor of a plan to let Noble and Delek keep control of most of the country's natural gas deposits.

Noble Energy Confirms Tamar Gas Halt
Thursday, May 21, 2015 In a statement to Rigzone, Noble Energy confirms that it will halt the flow of gas from Tamar this coming weekend after a gas leak was found in one of the pipes at the Ashdod Onshore Terminal.

Noble Energy to Cut Tamar Gas Flow Due to Leak
Wednesday, May 20, 2015 Noble Energy will temporarily halt the flow of gas from Tamar this coming Saturday due to a gas leak in the pipeline of the Ashdod gas terminal.

OTC 2015: Israel to Resolve Disagreement with Noble within 2 Months
Wednesday, May 06, 2015 An Israeli government official tells Rigzone that the country will soon resolve its issue with Noble Energy concerning ownership rights over the giant Leviathan gas field.

Falklands Oil Drillers Scale Back after Price Slump
Monday, April 13, 2015 Oil explorers drilling in the Falkland Islands shelve plans to drill a second well in the southeast Falklands following the steep drop in oil prices.

Israel's Tamar Group to Sell Gas to Egypt via Pipeline
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 A group of private customers in Egypt agree to buy at least $1.2 billion of gas from Israel's offshore Tamar field.

Minister: Noble Set to Declare Cyprus Natural Gas Find Viable
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Noble Energy is expected to declare its Aphrodite natural gas field offshore Cyprus commercially viable within weeks, according to the country's energy minister.

Newbuild Lewek Constellation Prepares for Noble Energy's GOM Assignment
Monday, March 02, 2015 Ezra's newbuild subsea construction vessel Lewek Constellation prepares to head for Gulf of Mexico assignment for Noble Energy.

E&P Oil Firms Using Stock Sales To De-Lever
Friday, February 27, 2015 Exploration and production companies are bracing for a sustained period of low commodity prices by deleveraging through stock sales - and well-funded firms are surprisingly leading the way.

Oil Hedges Help Noble Energy Beat Fourth-Quarter Profit Forecast
Thursday, February 19, 2015 Noble Energy posts 4Q net income of $402 million as a big gain on hedges helps it beat forecasts even as revenue dips on the decline in crude prices.