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San Leon 'Encouraged' by Performance from its OML 18 Field in Nigeria
Friday, December 30, 2016Junior producer San Leon Energy reports increased production from its OML 18 field in Nigeria.

San Leon Energy Sees Renewed Takeover Interest
Monday, December 19, 2016Independent oil and gas company San Leon Energy has confirmed reports that it has received renewed takeover interest following the breakdown of talks with a separate party earlier this year.

San Leon Sells 2 Polish Onshore Assets
Friday, November 18, 2016San Leon Energy sells its interests in 2 Polish onshore assets to Palomar Natural Resources.

San Leon: Rawicz-15 Flows Gas in Excess of 3.6 MMcf
Friday, April 08, 2016San Leon Energy plc reveals that the Rawicz-15 development well in Poland's southern Permian Basin has flowed gas at an average rate in excess of 3.6 million cubic feet per day.

Norway Fund to Exclude San Leon Energy from Portfolio
Friday, March 04, 2016Norway's sovereign wealth fund excludes London-listed oil and gas explorer San Leon from its portfolio of investments.

San Leon Takeover Talks Terminated
Thursday, January 21, 2016The board of San Leon announces that takeover talks with an unnamed potential offeror have come to an end.

San Leon Energy: Rawicz-15 Well Drilling Completed
Wednesday, January 06, 2016San Leon Energy announces that the Rawicz-15 development well, located in Poland's southern Permian Basin, has been successfully drilled to a total depth of 5,183 feet.

Rawicz-15 Development Well Spud in Poland
Thursday, November 19, 2015San Leon Energy reports that the Rawicz-15 development well, onshore Poland, has spud.

San Leon Energy: Rawicz-15 to Spud in November
Monday, October 05, 2015San Leon Energy announces that the Rawicz-15 development well, located on the Rawicz field in Poland, will spud during November 2015.

San Leon Hits Gas in Morocco amid Buyout Speculation
Wednesday, September 30, 2015San Leon Energy hits gas in Morocco after receiving a bid approach that could lead to an offer being made for the company.

San Leon Energy Confirms Bid Approach
Monday, August 24, 2015San Leon Energy's board confirms receiving a bid approach that could lead to an offer being made for the company.

San Leon Energy Non-Executive Director Resigns
Monday, July 27, 2015San Leon Energy's long-standing non-executive director Jeremy Boak resigns, after accepting a position as a director of the Oklahoma Geological Survey at The University of Oklahoma.

San Leon Energy Drops Polish Licenses to Cut Costs
Tuesday, July 21, 2015San Leon Energy removes a number of Polish licenses from its portfolio, in order to reduce costs.

San Leon Signs Morocco Onshore Rig Contract
Thursday, July 02, 2015San Leon Energy signs a rig contract for the drilling of the El Aaiun-4 well on the Tarfaya license, onshore Morocco.

San Leon to Raise $44.1 Million from Shareholders to Fund Development
Monday, June 01, 2015San Leon announces that it has conditionally agreed to raise $44.1 million from existing and new shareholders, which will be used to fund the firm’s development.

San Leon Energy Reports Encouraging Findings at Rawicz Field
Tuesday, May 19, 2015SLE reports that the gross reserves for the Rawicz field in Poland stand at more than 50 billion cubic feet, according to a Competent Persons Report (CPR).

San Leon Announces Its First Polish Commercial Gas Find
Wednesday, February 25, 2015Junior explorer San Leon makes its first commercial gas discovery in Poland.

San Leon Spuds Kety Well in Bestwina Concession in Poland's Karpaty Area
Friday, September 26, 2014San Leon Energy spuds the Kety exploration well in Bestwina concession the Karpaty area, Poland.

San Leon to Develop Polish Shale Gas Field with Baker Hughes
Wednesday, February 12, 2014UK junior explorer San Leon teams up with Baker Hughes to jointly develop Poland's Skiekierki shale gas field.

San Leon Energy: Shale Find Poland's Most Commercially Advanced
Thursday, January 23, 2014San Leon Energy announces a successful shale test in Poland, saying the project was the most commercially advanced in the country, improving prospects for Polish shale gas.

San Leon Says Poland Shale Well Results Encouraging
Tuesday, November 26, 2013Poland-focused shale explorer San Leon Energy says results from one of its test wells had been much better than expected, an important boost for the country's shale ambitions.

San Leon Says Turkish Deal Keeps Polish Shale Dream Alive
Wednesday, September 25, 2013San Leon Energy says its acquisition of a Turkish gas company will help fund its quest to be "the last man standing" in Poland, where shale gas exploration is yet to live up to its hype.

Aspect Energy Farms into San Leon's Polish Concessions
Thursday, August 22, 2013San Leon Energy signs an agreement with Aspect Energy that will see Aspect acquire a stake in the firm's Cybinka and Torzym concessions in Poland.

San Leon Energy to Kick off Key Polish Summer of Fracking
Friday, June 28, 2013San Leon Energy will shortly start fracking its first well in the Polish Baltic Basin, kicking off a key and active summer for the country, as companies race to tap Poland's large shale gas potential.

San Leon Scoops Up License Duo in Spain
Monday, April 29, 2013San Leon Energy has been awarded two new exploration licenses in Spain.

San Leon Pens Amendment for Albania PSC
Friday, April 26, 2013San Leon signs an amendment to its Petroleum Sharing Contract (PSC) for the Durresi Block offshore Albania.

San Leon to Begin Czaslaw-1 Stimulation, Test
Friday, April 19, 2013San Leon's planned stimulation and test of the Czasław-1 well on the Nowa Sol Concession in Poland will begin soon.

San Leon, Halliburton Pen Deal to Prove Polish Potential
Monday, March 18, 2013San Leon signs an MOU with Halliburton to develop a strategic relationship to jointly explore and develop the Carboniferous unconventional gas potential in San Leon's Polish concessions.

San Leon Spuds Nowa Sol Well
Monday, October 22, 2012San Leon Energy spuds the Czasław SL-1 well on the Nowa Sol concession in the Southern Permian Basin, Southwest Poland.

Providence's Barryroe Oil Update Could Tempt Majors to Celtic Sea
Wednesday, September 05, 2012Analysts welcome Providence Resources' announcement of additional resource potential at Barryroe discovery in Celtic Sea.

San Leon Finds Oil In Long-abandoned West Poland Area
Thursday, August 30, 2012San Leon has found conventional oil in an area of western Poland abandoned decades earlier by the country's state-controlled oil and gas company.

Morocco Interest Mounts after Cairn Acquisition
Tuesday, August 28, 2012Cairn acquires 50-percent interest in Foum Draa offshore license just days after Genel Energy buys into 60 percent of Sidi Moussa license.

Polish Shale Gas Has a Future despite Exxon Exit
Thursday, August 09, 2012Exxon's exit from the Polish shale gas sector in June was seen as a blow to the nascent industry. But plenty of big players remain in Polish shale gas.

San Leon Preps for Poland Exploration Program
Thursday, July 05, 2012San Leon is preparing to spud a two well exploration program to test the conventional oil potential of the Main Dolomite in the Southern Permian Basin on its Nowa Sol Concession.

Poland's Red Tape Main Headache for Shale Gas Industry
Tuesday, June 19, 2012The industry's frustration with Poland's red tape is palpable as people accustomed to the friendly and expedient regulators of N. America collide with govt bodies which haven't completely shaken off the mentality of central planning.

San Leon Expands Rawicz Concession in Poland
Thursday, June 14, 2012San Leon Energy has successfully expanded its existing Rawicz Concession in the Permian/SW Carboniferous Basin of Poland.

San Leon Scoops Up Praszka Concession
Monday, May 21, 2012San Leon Energy announced that it has been awarded the Praszka exploration concession by the Polish Ministry of Environment.

San Leon to Start Drilling Poland Well
Thursday, March 08, 2012San Leon Energy has spud the Szymkowo-1 well on its Szczawno Concession in the Baltic Basin, Poland.

San Leon Energy Finds Potential Unconventional Gas Play in Poland
Tuesday, February 14, 2012Results from Siciny-2 well show four potential zones for unconventional gas production.

San Leon Says Polish Shale Gas Well Completed
Friday, February 10, 2012During drilling continuous gas shows were encountered over more than 1,600 feet.

San Leon Energy Completes Moroccan Seismic Program
Tuesday, January 24, 2012San Leon says it has identified several new adjacent leads around its J North prospect on the Tarfaya license.

San Leon Energy Makes 'Significant Progress' on Albanian License
Tuesday, January 17, 2012The firm said initial results from a new 3D seismic interpretation have identified several new large O&G prospects across the many petroleum systems that exists across the Durresi license.

San Leon Establishes Connectivity between Test Wells
Friday, January 13, 2012San Leon has established connectivity between its two test wells in its Tarfaya Oil Shale project.

Barryroe Well Encounters Notable Gas Shows
Wednesday, December 14, 2011Providence Resources on Wednesday provided an interim update on its appraisal drilling programme in the North Celtic Sea Basin, offshore southern Ireland.

San Leon: First Shale Well Completed in Baltic Basin
Thursday, November 17, 2011San Leon announced the successful completion of its first shale gas exploration well in the Baltic Basin.

Providence, Partners Win License over Barryroe Area, Set Spud Date
Wednesday, October 19, 2011The Barryroe partners have been awarded Standard Exploration License 1/11 over the Barryroe oil discovery and now expects to commence drilling ops in mid-Nov. 2011.

San Leon Snags License Offshore Ireland
Tuesday, October 18, 2011San Leon has been offered a new licensing option, Licensing Option 11/13, in the 2011 Atlantic Margin Licensing Round, offshore Ireland.

Drilling Begins at San Leon's Belvedere Well
Wednesday, October 12, 2011San Leon reported that the Belvedere-1 exploration well in Poland has spudded.

San Leon Misses Note at Chopin Well
Thursday, September 29, 2011San Leon is plugging its first low-cost conventional exploration well in southern Poland as a dry hole.

Talisman Begins Drilling Baltic Basin Well
Monday, September 26, 2011San Leon announced that it has spudded its Lewino 1G2 well on Gdansk-W concession, which is operated by Talisman Energy Poland.