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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.
Shell Hits Gas in Pre-Salt Reservoir Offshore Gabon
Wednesday, October 22, 2014 Shell discovers a "substantial" gas column offshore Gabon.
Statoil Finds up to 80M Barrels of Oil near Grane Field
Tuesday, October 21, 2014 Statoil says it has proved new oil resources of up to 80 million barrels of recoverable oil in the Norwegian North Sea near the Grane field.
Wressle-1 Well Confirms Potential Hydrocarbon-Bearing Zones
Monday, October 20, 2014 The Wressle-1 exploration well, onshore UK, confirms the presence of potential hydrocarbon-bearing zones in three separate intervals.
Sidi Moussa Well Offshore Morocco Finds Oil
Monday, October 20, 2014 The SM-1 well, located on the Sidi Moussa block offshore Morocco, finds oil, Serica Energy reports.
Report Oil Found In Paraguay; Gov't Cautious
Monday, October 20, 2014 A British energy company says it made its first major oil discovery in Paraguay's Chaco Basin, though the government says it's too soon to tell if the find is commercially viable.
PPL Finds Gas-Condensate at Kinza X-1 Well in Pakistan's Gambat South Block
Wednesday, October 15, 2014 Pakistan Petroleum makes gas-condensate discovery at Kinza X-1 exploration well in the Gambat South Block in District Sanghar, Sindh, Pakistan.
DPE Discovers Gas at T-02 Well in Dubai's Offshore Fateh Field
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Dubai Petroleum Establishment makes gas discovery at T-02 well in the offshore Fateh field, Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
Statoil Finds More Gas Offshore Tanzania
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Norway's Statoil finds more gas offshore Tanzania, increasing its total for a final investment decision on a liquefaction plant with the UK's BG Group.
Lundin Strikes Oil in Barents Sea
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Lundin finds up to 400 million barrels of recoverable oil equivalent at its Alta well in the Barents Sea.
Horizon Reports Oil Discovery at WZ 12-10-2 Well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12
Tuesday, October 14, 2014 Horizon Oil reports an oil discovery at WZ 12-10-2 well in Beibu Gulf Block 22/12 offshore China.
Norway's Statoil Makes Small Gas Find in Arctic
Friday, October 10, 2014 Statoil makes a small gas discovery in the Arctic near its Johan Castberg oil discovery.
Polarcus: FAN-1 Opens Up West African Coastline for Exploration
Thursday, October 09, 2014 Seismic survey operator Polarcus says Cairn Energy's recent FAN-1 oil discovery offshore Senegal could open up exploration along 500 miles of West African coastline.
Gazprom, Sonatrach Make Oil, Gas Find In Algeria
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Sonatrach makes a new oil and gas find with Gazprom following a successful drilling in the desert Berkin basin.
Petrobras Confirms Oil Find at Espirito Santo Basin Offshore Brazil
Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Petrobras confirms oil find at BM-ES-23 concession in the Espirito Santo Basin offshore Brazil.
Cairn Well Makes 'Substantial' Oil Find Offshore Senegal
Tuesday, October 07, 2014 Cairn Energy reports that its FAN-1 exploration well has found up to 2.5 billion barrels of oil.
Ophir Makes Gas Discovery at Kamba-1 Well in Tanzania's Offshore Block 4
Thursday, October 02, 2014 Ophir Energy finds gas at the Kamba-1 well in Block 4 offshore Tanzania.