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Scottish Government Wins Fracking Case Against Ineos
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Scotland's highest court has ruled in favor of a government ban on fracking which had been challenged by Ineos.

What Drives Baby Boomers in Oil, Gas?
Tuesday, June 19, 2018 Rigzone's latest Ideal Employer Survey outlines key generational differences among baby boomer, Gen x, and millennial oil and gas pros.

Norway Awards Oil Permits To 11 Firms In Arctic Licensing Round
Monday, June 18, 2018 Oslo believes the Arctic has the greatest potential for significant new discoveries.

OPEC Aims for Modest Output Hike to Overcome Iran's Dissent
Monday, June 18, 2018 OPEC is discussing a relatively modest production increase before its meeting in Vienna this week.

Equinor Hands $3.7B Deals To Schlumberger, Halliburton, Baker Hughes
Monday, June 18, 2018 Equinor has awarded drilling and well service contracts worth 30 billion Norwegian crowns ($3.68 billion).

Oil Climbs as OPEC Producers Discuss Size of Output Increase
Monday, June 18, 2018 Crude climbed as traders weigh signals from OPEC producers on the potential size of an output increase.

How to Be Indispensable at An Oil, Gas Company
Friday, June 15, 2018 BP, Repsol and Ineos outline how you can become indispensable at your company.

Refiners Find Financial Rewards from Digital, But More Value Awaits
Friday, June 15, 2018 An Accenture report finds there is additional value in digital technologies that refiners have not yet taken full advantage of.

Co-Employment: It's About Risk Management, Not Risk Elimination
Thursday, June 14, 2018 So what are the persistent misunderstandings around co-employment, and how should oil and gas companies go about managing their risk?

Analyst: Oil and Gas Taking Page from 'Big Pharma' Playbook
Thursday, June 14, 2018 What do the oil and gas industry and 'Big Pharma' have in common these days?

Galp Says Little Impact From Portuguese Refineries Strike
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Galp Energia's refineries continued to operate this week with little impact from a strike.

Oil Mixed As Dollar Gains And Key OPEC Meeting Looms
Thursday, June 14, 2018 Oil prices were mixed, with Brent slipping and US crude gaining.

Russia: OPEC And Allies Could Hike Output Gradually From July
Thursday, June 14, 2018 OPEC and its allies could agree to gradually increase oil production starting from July 1, the Russian energy minister says.

Companies Must Develop Resilient Strategies to Deal with Sector Volatility
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 A new report by PwC identifies challenges the industry will face if there's a supply crunch and offers ways for companies to develop future plans.

Italy's Top Court Rejects Appeal To Stymie Shell, Eni Corruption Trial
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Italy's Supreme Court throws out an appeal from Shell and four former Shell managers to stymie a corruption trial.

Russia and Saudi Arabia Pursue OPEC Deal at World Cup Meeting
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Vladimir Putin and and Mohammed bin Salman will discuss how to boost oil production while maintaining their petro-alliance when they meet.

BP: Coal Comeback Spurs New Carbon Emissions Growth
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Global greenhouse gas emissions began rising again last year as the first pick-up in coal burning since 2013 overshadowed a record expansion in renewable energy, a BP report says.

Oil Rises for Third Day After Surprise Drop in US Inventories
Wednesday, June 13, 2018 Oil rose for a third day after a US government report showed tumbling domestic crude and fuel inventories.

OPEC Highlights Demand Uncertainty Before June 22 Meeting
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 OPEC emphasizes the deep uncertainty over the strength of demand for oil just a week before its crucial meeting.

UK Unions Condemn Current Shift Rota
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Unite and RMT, which represent energy workers in the UK, condemn the 3-week-on three-week-off shift rota.

Shelf Drilling Plans To Expand Its Rig Fleet After Oslo IPO
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Shelf Drilling plans to add one or two premium rigs to its fleet.

Finland Cuts Stake In Biofuel Firm Neste With $1B Deal
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Finland says it will sell shares in oil refiner Neste.

Russia Is Said to Seek Oil-Cuts Rollback for Most OPEC Nations
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Russia plans to propose that OPEC and its allies be allowed to return production to October 2016 levels.

Oil Mixed As OPEC Cites Uncertain Market Outlook For 2018
Tuesday, June 12, 2018 Oil prices were mixed, with US crude settling higher before falling in post-settlement trading.

Equinor: Transition to More Sustainable Energy System 'Too Slow'
Monday, June 11, 2018 Equinor says the transition to a more sustainable energy system isn't happening quickly enough.

Optimizing Brownfields Could Drive Upstream Innovation
Monday, June 11, 2018 Check out Rigzone survey respondents' choices for the Top 10 most innovative oil and gas companies!

Total Signs Deal to Extend TFT Gas Field License in Algeria
Monday, June 11, 2018 French oil and gas major Total said that it had signed a new concession agreement with Algeria's Sonatrach, Repsol and Alnaft for a 25-year extension of their Tin Fouyé Tabankort (TFT) gas and condensate field license.

Russia Said to Boost Oil Output as Commitment to OPEC Cuts Wanes
Monday, June 11, 2018 Russia is showing signs of weakening its commitment to oil-supply cuts as production rises before crucial talks with OPEC about the future of the agreement.

LNG Trade Grows 10 pct in 2017 as U.S., Australia Boost Exports
Monday, June 11, 2018 Global liquefied natural gas trade grew by 10 percent last year due primarily to growing liquefaction capacity in the Australia and the United States, the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) said.

Weatherford Is Said to Plan Sale of Laboratories Business
Monday, June 11, 2018 The Swiss oilfield services company Weatherford International Plc is considering a sale of its laboratory business, according to people with knowledge of the matter.

Report: E&P Consultants Earning 5% More than in 2016
Friday, June 08, 2018 As the oil and gas industry recovers, so do the salaries of E&P workers.

Oil Falls On Concerns Over Rising Supply, Weaker Demand
Friday, June 08, 2018 Oil prices fell as concerns about surging US output and falling demand in China weighed on the contract and JP Morgan cut its price forecast.

Equinor Gets Green Light to Drill Norwegian Sea Well
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Petroleum Safety Authority Norway gives its consent for Equinor to drill exploration well 6406/2-9 S, in block 6406/2, in the Norwegian Sea.

In Norway's Oil Region, Business Outlook Keeps Rising -Survey
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Business conditions strengthened significantly in Norway's western oil-producing regions during the last three months, while the outlook rose to five-year highs, a sentiment survey shows.

Possible To Reduce Groningen Gas Output Faster - Dutch Minister
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Production at the Groningen natural gas field could be reduced faster than planned.

Employed vs. Unemployed: Survey Reveals What Makes An Ideal Employer
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Rigzone's latest Ideal Employer Survey shows how unemployed respondents rank their top company compared to employed oil and gas professionals.

BLOG: Poll Results Show 'Nothing' Will Be Decided at Next OPEC Meeting
Thursday, June 07, 2018 A new Rigzone poll indicates 'nothing' will be decided at the next OPEC meeting.

Ifax: ExxonMobil Sees Russian LNG Plant's Capacity At 6.2MM T/Year
Thursday, June 07, 2018 ExxonMobil and Rosneft expect their future joint project to produce more than 6.2 million tonnes of LNG per year.

Oil Gains On Venezuela Export Cuts, OPEC Production Levels
Thursday, June 07, 2018 Global benchmark Brent crude surged nearly $2 a barrel.

Spain's Repsol To Boost Production, Hike Dividend In 2020
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 Spanish oil major Repsol expects to increase production to 750,000 barrels per day in 2020 and raise its dividend to $1.2 per share over the next two years.

European Refiners Winding Down Purchases Of Iranian Oil
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 European refiners are winding down oil purchases from Iran, company and trading sources say.

Oil Slips After Surprise Increase in US Crude Inventories
Wednesday, June 06, 2018 Oil slid lower after a US government report showed a surprise increase in domestic crude stockpiles.

Rigzone Survey Reveals Top Picks for Oilfield Service Companies
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Respondents reveal who their ideal oilfield service employer would be in latest poll.

Size of FEL 3/13 'Prize' Nearly Doubles
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Europa Oil & Gas (Holdings) plc announces the near doubling of its estimate of gross mean un-risked prospective resources on FEL 3/13 in the South Porcupine Basin.

Sources: US Asks OPEC Producers To Pump More Oil, No Specific Figure
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 The US government has unofficially asked Saudi Arabia and some other OPEC producers to raise oil output.

Oil Climbs as US Stockpiles Point to Tightening Supply Picture
Tuesday, June 05, 2018 Oil rose as traders braced for a US government report that's expected to show sliding domestic crude stockpiles.

Egdon to Increase Stake in Wressle Oil Discovery
Monday, June 04, 2018 Egdon Resources plc announces the acquisition of an additional 5% interest in PEDL180 and PEDL182, which contain the Egdon operated Wressle oil discovery and Broughton North Prospect.

Poland Confident Of Meeting 2022 Deadline For Completing Gas Link To Norway
Monday, June 04, 2018 Poland is confident of meeting a 2022 deadline for completing a new Baltic Sea gas pipeline to Norway, a government official says.

Johan Sverdrup Drilling Platform Installed
Monday, June 04, 2018 The 22,000-ton topside for the drilling platform at Johan Sverdrup has now been installed, Equinor reveals.

Russia's Gazprom Says Loans 2.14B Euro To Turkstream Operator
Monday, June 04, 2018 Russian gas company Gazprom says it would loan up to 2.14 billion euros ($2.5 billion) to its subsidiary South Stream Transport B.V.

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