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Eni Acquires Leases on Alaska's Eastern North Slope
Wednesday, August 29, 2018 Eni acquires 124 exploration leases in the Eastern North Slope of Alaska from Caelus Alaska Exploration.

Talos Energy Wins Discovery Award for 2017 Offshore Mexico Find
Wednesday, August 08, 2018 Pictured l-r are: Loren Long, Vice President Mexico, Talos Energy; Timothy Duncan, President & CEO, Talos Energy; Tom Wilker, SVP Subsurface, Wood Mackenzie; and John Parker, Executive Vice President Exploration, Talos Energy.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for Second Week in Three -Baker Hughes
Friday, August 03, 2018 So far this year, the total number of oil and gas rigs active in the United States has averaged 1,010.

US Drillers Leave Oil Rig Count Unchanged -Baker Hughes
Friday, July 13, 2018 U.S. energy companies left the oil rig count unchanged this week as the rate of growth has slowed over the past month or so.

US Drillers Add Oil Rigs for First Week in Three -Baker Hughes
Friday, July 06, 2018 U.S. energy companies this week added oil rigs for the first time in three weeks but the rate of growth has slowed.

Hess Sets Sights Away from Utica
Friday, June 29, 2018 Hess has entered an agreement to sell its joint venture interests in the Utica shale play in eastern Ohio to Ascent Resources – Utica, LLC.

Rystad Energy: 100 Offshore Projects to be Sanctioned in 2018
Thursday, May 03, 2018 Oil market 'tailwind' likely to spark 100 offshore project sanctions in 2018.

Explorers Crank Rig Count Higher as US Crude Supplies Dwindle
Friday, April 20, 2018 Oil explorers deployed more U.S. rigs this week as increasingly tight crude supplies pushed prices to their highest since 2014.

Trump Administration Begins Review Process for Drilling in Alaska Refuge
Thursday, April 19, 2018 Alaskan lawmakers have been fighting for decades to open the refuge.

Drillers Hike Up Rig Activity Again as Crude Production Soars
Friday, April 06, 2018 Shale explorers boosted drilling activity in the US oil patch to the highest in three years.

Drillers Snap Up Federal Leases Near Utah's Wilderness Monuments
Tuesday, March 20, 2018 The US Bureau of Land Management auctions off more than 51,000 acres in southeastern Utah for oil and gas development.

US States Slow Trump Offshore Oil Drilling Expansion Plan
Monday, March 12, 2018 The Trump administration's plan to broadly expand drilling in US offshore waters is moving slowly.

Exec: Statoil Has Room To Grow More In North Dakota's Bakken
Tuesday, March 06, 2018 Statoil has plenty of growth opportunities left in North Dakota's Bakken shale formation, an executive says.

Oil Explorers Lift Rig Count to 800 First Time Since 2015
Friday, March 02, 2018 US oil explorers raised the rig count to 800 for the first time in almost three years.

Permian's Mammoth Cubes Herald Supersized Future for Shale
Thursday, February 22, 2018 In the scrublands of West Texas there's an oil-drilling operation like few that have come before.

US Sets Largest Offshore Oil, Gas Lease Auction For March
Friday, February 16, 2018 The Trump administration says it will offer the largest oil and gas offshore auction in US history on March 21.

Promised Land for Gas Drillers Turns Into Glutted Beach
Tuesday, February 06, 2018 Natural gas producers who last week were basking in the strongest price environment in almost a quarter century are getting crushed.

Exploration to Increase in 2018 but Investment Constraints Remain
Wednesday, January 17, 2018 Exploration activity will increase in 2018, but market uncertainty and the need to manage debt levels will remain key constraints to investment.


Global Exploration Sector May Soon Return to Profit
Thursday, January 04, 2018 There are early signs that the global exploration sector may soon return to profit.

BSEE: Italy's Eni Begins Drilling Oil Well In Alaska's Beaufort Sea
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 Eni this week began drilling a new well in US waters off the north coast of Alaska, becoming the first company to do so since 2015, federal regulators say.

Drillers Flock to Rockies as Sleepiest Shale Corner Awakens
Thursday, December 14, 2017 It's not exactly the Pike's Peak gold rush of 160 years but with crude prices on the rise, explorers are returning to the oil-rich rock of Colorado.

Oasis Petroleum Adds More Acreage In Delaware Basin For $946MM
Monday, December 11, 2017 Oasis Petroleum says it would buy more acreage in the Delaware Basin.

While Senate Pushes ANWR Drilling, Industry Looks Elsewhere
Tuesday, December 05, 2017 Even as the US Senate moves to allow oil drilling in Alaska's ANWR, the real action is 150 miles (241 km) west.

Central Park's Got Nothing on Exxon's Super-Long Shale Oil Wells
Monday, November 13, 2017 ExxonMobil is drilling shale wells that stretch farther than the length of New York's Central Park.

US Oil Drillers Cut Rigs for 4th Week in Five -Baker Hughes
Friday, October 06, 2017 The oil rig count fell by two to 748 in the week to Oct. 6, General Electric Co's Baker Hughes energy services firm said.