Clean Energy Fuels Corp. said this week that it inked a multi-year bulk fueling agreement to supply liquefied natural gas to two private UPS stations in Texas, one in Houston and one Mesquite. More »
Houston’s Mike Watford, head of Ultra Petroleum, has been elected chairman of the Independent Petroleum Association of America. More »
Occidental Petroleum Corp. President and CEO Stephen Chazen has been elected chairman of the American Petroleum Institute’s board of directors as of January 1 for a one-year term. More »
The deal includes a 15% working interest in the Medusa field, which is at deep-water Mississippi Canyon blocks 538 and 582; a 10% membership interest in Medusa Spar; and various interests in 12 non-operated Gulf of Mexico fields. More »
David Dickson will join McDermott from Technip, succeeding Stephen Johnson as president and CEO. More »
Cabot Oil & Gas Corp. said Thursday has two deals to sell assets in Oklahoma and Texas for $188 million and will use the proceeds to focus on the Marcellus shale. More »
The Houston energy services company has been operating in Ghana since 2008 and recently completed the assembly and testing of the first Ghanaian-built subsea trees at its support base in Takoradi. More »
The U.S. Atomic Safety and Licensing Board said today that due to the government shutdown it would postpone a hearing that was slated to start on Wednesday, Oct. 16, in Houston. More »
Twenty of the 51 storage tanks built during the first phase of construction are being placed into service this month, and the remaining tanks will come online during the next six months.
Marathon Oil Corp. and its partners said Monday morning that they have received approval from the Kurdistan Regional Government for the first phase in an oil development in the Kurdistan Region of Iraq.
Paul Krishna, issues manager for environmental, health and safety at XTO Energy – which is a unit of Exxon Mobil – will debate Scott Anderson, senior policy adviser for the Environmental Defense Fund’s climate and energy program. More »
Oilpro.com, a social network targeting those involved in the oil and gas industry, launched this week. More »