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  • BP Completes Sale of Alaskan Oil and Gas Producing Properties

    BP said it completed the sale of its Prudhoe Bay oil and gas producing properties to closely-held Hilcorp Energy, ending 60 years as a top Alaskan oil producer. BP and other oil majors have reduced their production roles in the northernmost U.S. state as output slid and lower-cost fields emerged elsewhere. Hilcorp, known for buying up oil […]

  • Shell to Write Down Up to $22 Billion of Assets in Second Quarter

    Shell said in a statement to investors that it had reviewed a significant portion of its business given the impact of the coronavirus pandemic and the “ongoing challenging commodity price environment.” It said it would take aggregate post-tax impairment charges in the range of $15 billion to $22 billion in the second quarter. Shares of […]

  • Judge Shuts Down Energy Pipeline in Michigan’s Great Lakes

    A judge shut down an energy pipeline in Michigan’s Great Lakes, granting a request from the state after the owner reported problems with a support piece far below the surface. Enbridge Inc. (Enbridge) has not provided enough information to Michigan officials to show that continued operation of the west leg of the Line 5 twin pipeline is […]

  • Chesapeake Energy Files for Bankruptcy

    Chesapeake Energy Corporation has become the largest oil and gas company to file for bankruptcy protection during the coronavirus pandemic. Chesapeake was once the nation’s No. 2 natural gas producer, thanks to early bets on fracking. Aubrey McClendon, Chesapeake’s late founder and CEO, was considered one of the leaders of the shale […]

  • Nigeria Begins Biggest Pipeline Project in the Country’s History

    Nigeria has begun constructing a $2.8 billion gas pipeline project, the biggest in the country’s history. The 614-km long pipeline will run from Ajaokuta to Kano under the auspices of the Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC). The pipeline will feature a diameter of 40 inches and is expected to transport 3,500 million metric […]

  • Trans Mountain Pipeline Restarted After Release

    The Trans Mountain Pipeline was restarted on Sunday after being shut down on Saturday due to a release that occurred at the Sumas Pump Station in Abbotsford, B.C. Initial estimates are that between 940 and 1,195 barrels of light crude were released at the site, but fully contained on Trans Mountain property. The oil has now been recovered and […]

  • The U.S. Has Lost More Than 100,000 Oil and Gas Jobs

    The US oil and gas labor market is among the world’s most severely hit by the downturn that the COVID-19 pandemic has brought, a Rystad Energy analysis of the latest data from the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (US BLS) reveals. More than 100,000 oil and gas jobs have already been lost in total, with most of them coming from the support […]

  • BP to Write Down up to $17.5 Billion in Second Quarter

    The U.K.-headquartered oil and gas company said it has been reviewing its portfolio and capital development plans as part of its ambition to become a net zero company by 2050 or sooner. BP now expects international benchmark Brent crude futures to average around $55 a barrel from 2021 through to 2050, with Henry Hub gas prices forecast to average […]

  • BP to Cut 10,000 Jobs Worldwide as Result of Pandemic

    Energy producer BP announced it will slash its global workforce by 10,000 jobs as the COVID-19 pandemic slams the oil and gas industry. Chief Executive Bernard Looney said that the cuts will affect office-based roles in BP’s global workforce of 70,000 people and come mostly this year. The changes are expected to significantly affect senior […]

  • Pipeline Leadership Conference Embraces Virtual Platform

    The Pipeline Leadership Conference announced that its 2020 event will be presented virtually in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. To address safety concerns and travel restrictions, conference organizers will present the sixth annual conference live through an online platform on November 10, 12, 17 and 19, 2020. The theme for the 2020 Pipeline […]




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