INTERVIEW WITH DAVID S. HAVENS, MANAGING DIRECTOR, Crédit Agricole
Shale oil production in the US and Canada added one million barrels to domestic production over the last year. Current activity may bring North American shale oil supply from 3.5 million to 8 million barrels per day before 2020.
AN INTERVIEW WITH SUHAIL MOHAMED FARAJ AL MAZROUEI, MINISTER OF ENERGY, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES
With every oil boom, comes fraud. Most of the attention centers on fraudulent stock scams, which hit the courts regularly in every state, especially those home to the big energy plays. What doesn't garner as much notice is fraud against oil and gas companies themselves.
Louisiana "legacy litigation" involves hundreds of lawsuits claiming environmental harm caused by oil and gas exploration and production activities. For landowners, these lawsuits have been likened to winning the lottery.
Compared to its neighbor to the south, Canada is in the early stages of developing its unconventional resources, especially tight oil. For Canadian producers, this means that a large portion of that nation's production potential has yet to be unlocked.
PLS reports that from May 17 to June 16, 2013, the pace of US oil and gas deal activity slowed to just 27 deals for $2.5 billion (versus 45 deals for $2.1 billion last month).
Independent research firm IHS Herold Inc. has provided OGFJ with updated production data for our periodic ranking of US-based private E&P companies. The rankings are based on operated production only within the United States.
Those who lead a quiet life, lead a good life." That has been the historically resounding proverb for the Danes when it comes to business - and its oil and gas industry is no exception.
Guess what? The US manufacturing industry that has been proclaimed dead by economists, analysts, and editorial writers for decades is making a comeback.
In economic evaluations, cash-flow forecasts are normally based on the Mean values of the variables determining future revenues, expenditures, and costs, while the associated investment risk is taken into account in the cost of capital.
After more than a day of extreme rainfall caused the Bow and Elbow rivers to surge from their banks, record-breaking floods have wreaked havoc on Calgary and surrounding neighborhoods.