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Escalera appoints Bush to board of directors

Escalera Resources Co. has appointed Neil Bush to the company's board of directors, effective April 3.

CONSOL Energy offers $1.6 B of senior notes due 2022

CONSOL Energy Inc. plans to offer and sell to eligible purchasers $1.6 billion of senior notes due 2022.

Baker Hughes publishes March 2014 rig counts

Baker Hughes Inc. reports that the international rig count for March was 1,345, up 4 from the 1,341 counted in February, and up 77 from the 1,268 counted in March...

Duvernay - The Golden Canadian diluent play?

Growing Canadian production of oil sands bitumen requires diluent to blend it to pipeline flow specifications. The resulting demand for diluent exceeds local Cana...

JAPEX begins commercial shale oil production in Onnagawa formation

Japan Petroleum Exploration Co. Ltd. (JAPEX) has been preparing for Japan’s first demonstration experiment of tight formation multistage fracturing at the Onnagaw...

PA Resources updates on Tunisian farm-out process

In May 2013, PA Resources entered into an agreement to sell to EnQuest 70% interests in, and to transfer the operatorship of, the offshore assets in Tunisia, whic...

Tortoise Capital Advisors offers open-end mutual fund

Tortoise Capital Advisors has introduced the Tortoise Select Opportunity Fund, an open-end mutual fund that has a dedicated focus on select opportunities across t...

Kentz reports on new CFO, board changes

Kentz Corp. Ltd. reports that CFO Ed Power will step down from his position, on reaching his normal retirement age, on May 29. Consistent with his retirement, Pow...

Horizon Energy signs oil and gas lease option

Horizon Energy Corp. has signed an option agreement for an oil and gas lease in Webb County, Texas. The land under consideration consists of two tracts totaling 1...

Changes in longitudes: Part 2 — the four barriers to ethane exports

It is a familiar refrain in the shale era. The US produces more of a hydrocarbon commodity than it can use. This time we are talking ethane, a natural gas liquid ...