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ExxonMobil Says Hits More Shale Oil, Gas In Argentine Region
Thursday, December 18, 2014 ExxonMobil has struck shale oil and gas at a second well in Argentina's Neuquen province, a region that sits atop Vaca Muerta, one of the world's largest shale resources.
Stakeholder: Israel's Offshore Royee Gas Field May Hold 3.2 TCF
Sunday, December 14, 2014 A newly-discovered natural gas field off Israel's Mediterranean coast may hold 3.2 trillion cubic feet of gas.
Santos Finds Wet Gas at Yarowinnie South-1 Well in PEL 513 in Cooper Basin
Friday, December 12, 2014 Santos makes a wet gas discovery at Yarowinnie South-1 well in PEL 513, Cooper Basin, Australia.
Origin Energy Confirms Gas Discovery at Speculant-1 Well in Otway Basin
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 Origin Energy confirms gas discovery at Speculant-1 exploration well in VIC/L1(v) permit in the Otway Basin, offshore Victoria, Australia.
Bengal Energy Finds Gas at Nubba-1 Well in Permit ATP752P in Cooper Basin
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 Bengal Energy finds gas at Nubba-1 well in exploration permit ATP 752P in Wompi sub-block, Cooper Basin, Australia.
Centrica Makes Minor Gas Discovery near Aasta Hansteen
Monday, December 08, 2014 Centrica Resources Norge makes a minor gas discovery near the Aasta Hansteen field in the Norwegian Sea, according to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate.
OGDCL Finds Gas, Condensate at Jand #01 Well in Punjab, Pakistan
Friday, December 05, 2014 Oil and Gas Development Co. finds gas and condensate at Jand #01 exploratory well in Attock district, Punjab province, Pakistan.
Petrobras Finds Gas at Orca-1 Well in Colombia's Offshore Tayrona Block
Wednesday, December 03, 2014 Petrobras makes gas discovery at Orca-1 exploratory well in Tayrona Block offshore Colombia.
Gas Discovery at Ivory Well Inconclusive
Tuesday, December 02, 2014 Rocksource reports that its Ivory exploration well in the Norwegian Sea has discovered a gas accumulation but that it is not possible to determine if the discovery is commercial.
OMV Gets First Oil from Maari Growth Project
Monday, December 01, 2014 Austrian energy group OMV draws first oil from the Maari redevelopment drilling campaign in New Zealand, a project that aims to increase reserves, production and recovery from a producing offshore field.
Santos Finds Gas at Varanus South-1 Well in PEL 513 in Cooper Basin
Thursday, November 27, 2014 Santos makes a new wet gas discovery at Varanus South-1 well in PEL 513 in South Australia's Cooper Basin.
Petrobras Says 2nd Libra Well Confirms Good Quality Oil
Monday, November 24, 2014 Petrobras completes drilling of the first extension well in the massive Libra field off the coast of Rio de Janeiro, confirming good quality oil, according to a filing.
CNOOC Discovers Oil at Lufeng 14-4 Structure in South China Sea
Thursday, November 20, 2014 CNOOC makes a mid-sized oil discovery at Lufeng 14-4 structure in eastern South China Sea.
Cairn Strikes Oil Again Offshore Senegal
Monday, November 10, 2014 Cairn Energy makes a second oil discovery offshore Senegal to follow up its FAN-1 well's 'substantial' oil find in early October.
Real Energy Finds Gas at Queenscliff-1 Well in Cooper-Eromanga Basin
Thursday, November 06, 2014 Real Energy finds gas at Queenscliff-1 exploration well in Cooper-Eromanga Basin's permit ATP972P in Queensland, Australia.
SOCO's Congo Well 'Significantly Exceeds' Expectations in Test
Tuesday, November 04, 2014 SOCO International says its Lidongo Marine 101 ST1 exploration well, offshore Congo, 'significantly exceeded' expectations on testing.
Eni Finds 1B Barrels of Oil in Congo's Pre-Salt Play
Thursday, October 30, 2014 Eni says it had found around 1 billion barrels of oil equivalent in its shallow-water Marine XII block off the coast of Congo.
Eni Finds Gas at Merakes Well in East Sepinggan Block Off East Kalimantan
Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Eni discovers gas at Merakes exploration well in the East Sepinggan block, offshore East Kalimantan, Indonesia.
CNOOC Makes Mid-to-Large Oil, Gas Discovery in Bohai Bay
Monday, October 27, 2014 CNOOC makes mid-to-large oil and gas discovery at Jinzhou 23-2-3 exploration well in China's Bohai Bay.
Oilfield Discovered Onshore UK near London's Gatwick Airport
Friday, October 24, 2014 Several UK-focused oil explorers believe there at up to 20 million barrels of oil at a new field discovered near Gatwick Airport in southern England.
Petrobras Makes Discovery in Espirito Santo Basin
Friday, October 24, 2014 Petrobras announces the discovery of a hydrocarbon accumulation in deep waters of the Espirito Santo Basin.
GDF, BP Make 'Significant' Discovery in the UK North Sea
Thursday, October 23, 2014 GDF Suez and BP make a "significant" discovery in the UK zone of the central North Sea.
Chevron Finds Paleogene Exploration Success with Guadalupe
Thursday, October 23, 2014 Chevron finds significant oil pay in Paleogene age Wilcox sands at the Guadalupe prospect in the deepwater US Gulf of Mexico.