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    Texas Petro Index declines 15 percent

    The Texas petroleum economy during the first six months of 2015 declined in every category, except in crude oil and natural gas production, according to the Texas...

    Whiting appoints Knickel to board of directors

    Whiting Petroleum Corp. has appointed Carin S. Knickel to the company’s board of directors. She served as vice president of human resources of ConocoPhillips Inc....

    US oil drillers increase number of rigs despite price collapse

    Baker Hughes data shows that US oil producers gained a total of 19 oil rigs in the past week, with Texas alone seeing a net gain of eight rigs – proving that oper...

    Shell-BG merger receives Brazilian antitrust clearance

    Royal Dutch Shell plc’s recommended combination with BG Group plc has received unconditional merger clearance from the Brazilian competition authority (CADE), sat...

    Zuccaro joins Geospatial as executive VP of operations and strategy

    Geospatial Corp. has appointed Molly Zuccaro as executive vice president of operations and strategy. 

    University of Pittsburgh School of Law launches Energy Law and Policy Institute

    University of Pittsburgh School of Law has launched the school’s new Energy Law and Policy Institute. Kevin Abbott, senior energy law partner at Reed Smith LLP, a...

    DW discusses evolution of subsea EPC

    Douglas-Westwood has provided commentary on the evolution of subsea engineering, procurement, and construction in the company’s DW Monday report for July 27.

    What Dodd-Frank can learn from Islamic finance

    Five years ago, Congress took a step toward reining in elements of a troubled financial system when it passed the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Prote...

    Goodrich Petroleum sells Eagle Ford assets

    Goodrich Petroleum Corp. has agreed to sell its proved Eagle Ford reserves and associated leasehold in LaSalle and Frio Counties, TX, for $118 million to an undis...

    Nasdaq launches NFX to trade energy derivatives

    Nasdaq’s US-based Nasdaq Futures Inc. (NFX) officially launched July 24. The platform will initially offer futures and options on oil, natural gas, and US po...