Fri, 20 Apr 2018 05:55:17 CDT

The Norwegian Petroleum directorate has granted Aker BP ASA a drilling permit for well 7221/12-1 in the Barents Sea . The site, which will be drilled from the Deepsea Stavanger drilling facility, is a wildcat well....

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 12:00:00 CDT

Modern Saudi Arabia has been built on the back of petroleum - an ancient resource that has been stored for millions of years underneath the kingdom. The Ghawar oilfield is the largest conventional oilfield in the world, and Saudi Arabia has produced more oil over the past 20 years than any other country. The world is still heavily dependent upon Saudi Arabia's oil, but it has been calculated that all of the world's energy needs could be met with solar panels on just 1.2 percent of the Sahara Desert....

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 18:04:03 CDT

He also worked for CNOOC subsidiary Petrotech and as vice president of China Oilfield Service Ltd (COSL) among other roles. Lin was born in 1961 and graduated from Jianghan Petroleum Institute majoring in drilling engineering....

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 20:28:40 CDT

Conoco has applied to develop a drill site, access road, pipeline and other supporting infrastructure in order to access petroleum resources at GMT2, which lies adjacent to the Bear Tooth site west of Nuiqsut....