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22 – 24 April 2013, Hilton Windhoek, Namibia
Hosted & Organised: Global Pacific & Partners
Top 10 Emerging Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Markets and Market Developments in Unconventional Oil
FARMINGTON, Conn., Jan. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ — The top 10 emerging oil and gas exploration and production markets include: the US Gulf of Mexico, Eagle Ford shale, Canada, the Santos basin in Brazil’s offshore region, Venezuela, Colombia, Poland and France in Europe, the western Siberian basin, Angola and Ghana in West Africa, and Mozambique and Tanzania in East Africa.
DRC OIL & GAS FORUM: 29-30 JANUARY, 2013
TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2012 /CNW/ – Falcon Oil & Gas Ltd. (TSXV: FO) (Falcon), a Toronto listed and Dublin headquartered company focused on unconventional oil and gas exploration and producing assets in Australia, Hungary, and South Africa, announced today that it has entered into an Agreement (the Agreement) with Chevron Business Development South Africa Limited (Chevron) which allows both parties to jointly co- operate together in order to seek unconventional exploration opportunities in the Karoo Basin, South Africa.
IRVING, Texas, Nov., 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, will present at 19th Annual Africa Oil Week in Cape Town, South Africa. The conference will take place between November 2 and November 4, 2012.
“We are grateful to the Minister and his administration for the cooperation Stark has received,” said Peter Brown, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Stark Oil and Gas Limited. He continued, “Stark are also very excited about the production prospects with such an abundance of oil resources. Our engineers are currently looking into options regarding the establishment of refining facilities.”
The Parliament of Sierra Leone has ratified the award of offshore exploration blocks for ODYE Limited with partners, Chevron and Noble Energy
“The two exploration blocks, SL-08A and SL-08B, have been combined into one concession and are located between 75 and 110 miles (120 and 180 km) southwest of the capital of Freetown and cover a combined area of about 2,100 square miles (5,500 sq. km). (CNW Group/ODYE Limited)”.
LONDON, Oct. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire via African Press Organization (APO)/ — ODYE Limited (“ODYE” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce that the Sierra Leone Government has awarded ODYE’s subsidiary, ODYE (SL) Limited, a participating interest in two offshore deepwater exploration blocks, SL 8A-10 and SL 8B-10, along with its partners, Chevron and Noble Energy.
Global Market for Unconventional Natural Gas Extraction to Reach $91.3 Billion by 2016, A Nearly 50% Increase from 2011
North America forecast to account for $63.8 billion in 2016, growing more slowly than the Asia/Australia markets, which will quadruple in value to reach $19 billion by 2016.
Independent Gross Prospective Report Includes (P50) Best Estimate of 7.79 Billion Barrels of Prospective Oil
IRVING, Texas, Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Breitling Oil and Gas Corporation, an independent exploration and production company based in Irving, Texas, will lead shale gas workshop in Johannesburg, South Africa on March 8.
HOUSTON, Jan. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE: HDY) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with institutional investors in a registered direct offering of its common stock with gross proceeds of approximately $30 million. Hyperdynamics plans to use the net proceeds from the offering for general corporate purposes and working capital, including ongoing drilling costs on the Sabu-1 exploratory well offshore Guinea and a 3-D deep water seismic survey.
Hyperdynamics Provides Drilling Update for Sabu-1 Exploration Well and Seismic Program Offshore Guinea
HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Hyperdynamics Corporation (NYSE: HDY) today announced the Sabu-1 exploration well offshore Republic of Guinea was drilled to a total subsea depth of 2,224 meters, putting the well near the top of Cretaceous age sediments, and that the next string of 13-3/8 inch casing was successfully set. Following retesting of the blowout preventer, the well was drilled to a depth of 2,304 meters. Drilling equipment problems were encountered, and drilling has been suspended while repairs are made. The delay is estimated to be approximately one week.