Tagged With ExxonMobil
Canacol and ExxonMobil tout Colombia shale results
11 March 2014
The results are optimistic from the Mono Arana-1 well in the La Luna shale
Signs of life in Vaca Muerta
10 February 2014
An end to the battle between Repsol and Argentina should spur development in one of the world's biggest shale oil plays
Is the UK the best shale bet in Europe?
20 January 2014
With exploration stalled in mainland Europe, the UK government's unconventionals push has opened a new frontier for investors and E&P companies alike.
Russia’s embarrassment of riches
9 January 2014
With the world’s largest reserves of conventional gas, the country can afford to leave shale gas in the ground
Lower oil prices and weaker refining margins bludgeon majors' profits
13 August 2013
The majors all saw their results take a hit as lower crude prices and weak refinery margins ate into second-quarter profits
ExxonMobil expands LNG footprint in Papua New Guinea
3 June 2013
The company is on track to expand the PNG LNG project, and invest in a potential FLNG project
World’s biggest LNG conference bounces back
23 April 2013
Rising costs, Asia’s burgeoning demand and the prospects for US exports dominated the LNG17 conference in Houston. And there wasn’t a volcanic ash cloud in sight
Iraq's fractious politics weigh on oil sector
30 January 2013
Fears that country is teetering on the brink of civil war and the increasingly poisonous relations between Baghdad and Erbil may stymie Iraq's ambitions to boost crude production
ExxonMobil gets to work on Hibernia development
10 January 2013
US supermajor ExxonMobil is poised to go ahead with the $14 billion Hebron oilfield development, offshore Newfoundland
PNG LNG export project hit by $3.3 billion cost blowout
15 November 2012
The project's cost is 30% more than the country's initial estimate
ExxonMobil eyes partner for Indonesia play
13 November 2012
Canadian company CBM Asia and US supermajor ExxonMobil are negotiating a possible joint venture that would tap unconventional plays in Indonesia
Big oil sees profits slump as prices and production fall
8 November 2012
Major oil players saw lower oil and gas prices, coupled with lower production, eat into their third-quarter profits
Big oil sees profits slump
8 November 2012
Major oil players saw lower oil and gas prices, coupled with lower production, eat into third-quarter profits
ExxonMobil to quit West Qurna-1 services agreement
18 October 2012
US supermajor shuns south in favour of Kurdistan contracts
ExxonMobil’s Indonesian CBM push
11 October 2012
ExxonMobil is ramping up its campaign to prove Indonesia’s potentially vast coal-bed methane (CBM) resources can be brought into production. But the challenges to commercial- scale production are as large as the prize
Majors eye Colombian shale
2 October 2012
Interest in Colombia’s shale gas and oil is picking up as companies prepare to submit bids for the country’s 2012 licensing round, which sees 31 blocks with unconventional potential up for auction, the head of state-run Ecopetrol said
Volatile markets batter majors' numbers, especially BP
1 August 2012
Volatile oil and gas prices dented earnings for the industry’s major players in the second quarter, with British supermajor BP reporting the worst of a set of disappointing results
ExxonMobil sniffs out Afghan investment opportunity
19 July 2012
Afghanistan's steps to encourage investment from ExxonMobil look promising
Polish shale hunt to carry on after ExxonMobil exit
20 June 2012
ExxonMobil’s shale-gas exploration programme in Poland has ended in disappointment with the company pulling out of its licences in the country after two wells proved non-commercial
New book by Steve Coll looks inside ExxonMobil’s Empire
18 May 2012
Pulitzer Prize-winner Steve Coll’s corporate biography is a meticulously researched and incisive analysis tracing the shifting fortunes of the US’ biggest and most powerful oil company
The oil-fired but gas-focused major oil companies
9 May 2012
High oil prices are driving the major oil companies’ profits – but gas is what they are excited about
Pressure piles on North American gas producers
12 April 2012
North American natural gas producers may face a summer of mergers, takeovers and asset sales as futures prices continue to plumb decade lows, potentially forcing a major realignment of the continent’s gas sector
Canacol sees major interest in Colombian shale play
10 April 2012
Canadian independent Canacol Energy has signed a $50 million unconventional exploration agreement with ExxonMobil in Colombia in the latest sign of growing interest in the South American country’s shale potential
Push for new fracking disclosures in Europe
10 April 2012
ExxonMobil has called on the industry to establish a system of disclosure for the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations in Europe
ExxonMobil calls in Syncrude reinforcements
4 April 2012
ExxonMobil is calling in high-level help to address systemic operating problems at Syncrude, Canada’s largest oil-sands mine
Push for new fracking disclosures in Europe
12 March 2012
ExxonMobil has called on the industry to establish a system of disclosure for the chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing (fracking) operations in Europe