EurOil Top Story archive

19 April 2018, Week 15, Issue 446

LNG Hrvatska has said it intends to announce the results of the three-stage capacity auction for its new floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU) on May 28.

12 April 2018, Week 14, Issue 445

German gas pipeline companies recently submitted a draft plan to national regulators calling for 7 billion euros (US$8.6 billion) to be spent on expanding and upgrading the country’s grid by 2028...

05 April 2018, Week 13, Issue 444

Norway’s Det Norske Oljeselskap (DNO) announced on April 4 that it had agreed to acquire a 15.37% stake in North Sea oil company Faroe Petroleum.

29 March 2018, Week 12, Issue 443

EU lawmakers came out in support of extending the bloc’s energy market rules to pipelines to and from third countries last week, in a setback for Russia’s controversial Nord Stream 2 project.

22 March 2018, Week 11, Issue 442

More new investment is forecast in the UK North Sea in 2018 than in the past three years combined, though a slowdown in exploration drilling remains a concern.

15 March 2018, Week 10, Issue 441

Royal Dutch Shell has confirmed it is selling its 44.6% stake in the Draugen oilfield and its 12% stake in the Gjoa oilfield in the Norwegian Sea.

08 March 2018, Week 09, Issue 440

Repsol has reportedly sought the advice of Merrill Lynch Bank of America to value its UK North Sea portfolio, which it controls through the Repsol-Sinopec Resources joint venture.

01 March 2018, Week 08, Issue 439

A senior official at Romania’s National Agency for Mineral Resources (ANRM) has claimed the country could almost double its production of national gas by 2025.

23 February 2018, Week 07, Issue 438

Neptune Energy has taken a big step forward in its ambition to become the world’s leading oil and gas independent.

16 February 2017, Week 06, Issue 437

A gas company in Bosnia’s Serb Republic has threatened to suspend supplies later this month to the country’s capital, Sarajevo, in a long-standing dispute over transport tariffs. The move would...

08 February 2018, Week 05, Issue 436

The UK North Sea will yield around GBP1 billion (US$1.4 billion) in tax revenue this financial year as oil prices continue their upward march, government figures suggest.

01 February 2018, Week 04, Issue 435

Croatian gas distribution firm Plin Vtc has said it is seeking a strategic partner to prepare for the country’s shift to a fully liberalised gas market by 2021.

25 January 2018, Week 03, Issue 434

Italian oil major Eni has announced the activation of its new oil and gas exploration analysis supercomputer, which is based at the Eni Green Data Centre near Milan.

18 January 2018, Week 02, Issue 433

Royal Dutch Shell has announced plans to redevelop the Penguins oil and gas field in the UK North Sea, the company’s first significant investment in the area in more than six years.

11 January 2018, Week 01, Issue 432

A flurry of development plans submitted at the end of the year meant Norway overtook the US to have the highest total offshore project capital expenditure committed anywhere in 2017.