EurOil Top Story archive

23 November 2017, Week 46, Issue 427

Statoil intends to step up its exploration activities on the Norwegian Continental Shelf (NCS) in 2018. 

16 November 2017, Week 45, Issue 426

The Dutch Council of State has ruled that the current level of production at the Groningen natural gas field should remain unchanged.

09 November 2017, Week 44, Issue 425

Greenland will hold an offshore oil and gas licensing round in December, the country’s Ministry of Mineral Resources told NewsBase Intelligence (NBI) in exclusive comments on November 9.

03 November, Week 43, Issue 424

Premier Oil successfully deployed and linked its floating production storage and offloading (FPSO) vessel BW Catcher at the Catcher oilfield in the North Sea on October 23.

27 October 2017, Week 42, Issue 423

The CEO of France’s Total confirmed this week that it was among companies that are in talks with French utility Engie with a view to buying its LNG assets.

19 October 2017, Week 41, Issue 422

Gas Natural Fenosa has agreed to sell its Italian gas distribution business to local gas grid operator 2i Rete Gas, in a deal said to be worth 727 million euros (US$856 million).

13 October 2017, Week 41, Issue 421

Barcelona-based Gas Natural Fenosa decided late last week to move its corporate headquarters to Madrid.

06 October 2017, Week 39, Issue 420

A European Union-backed natural gas pipeline envisioned to reduce Central Europe’s reliance on Russian energy imports is back on track after a critical setback this summer.

04 October 2017, Week 39,

Scotland’s government has announced it will extend a moratorium on hydraulic fracturing indefinitely.

29 September 2017, Week 38, Issue 419

France’s Total is through the worst and back in growth mode, its CEO told investors on September 25, as the company outlined plans to approve a raft of new projects.

22 September 2017, Week 37, Issue 418

Hurricane Energy announced last week it is on target to produce first oil from its Lancaster discovery in the first half of 2019.

15 September 2017, Week 36, Issue 417

Norway went to the polls on September 11 with the future of its oil and gas industry taking centre stage as a campaign issue.

08 September 2017, Week 35, Issue 416

France’s Total has agreed to sell off its stake in the Gina Krog field, which is located in the Norwegian North Sea around 250 km west of Stavanger. The buyer is the Kuwait Foreign Petroleum...

1 September 2017, Week 34, Issue 415

Norway’s Statoil has suffered a major setback after a much-publicised exploratory well in the Barents Sea came up short.

25 August 2017, Week 33, Issue 414

France’s Total has agreed to buy Maersk Oil from AP Moller-Maersk in a deal expected to cost a total of US$7.5 billion.