Oil and gas companies are set to pay the government $110 million in high bids for leases in the western Gulf of Mexico, after an auction Wednesday that underscored the industry’s interest in deep-water territory. More »
Siluria Technologies has received $100 million investment in its effort to develop a more efficient process for making gasoline from methane–the main component of natural gas, which is so plentiful in the United States now that some is burned off in flares because it isn’t marketable. More »
Natural Resource Partners LP, a Houston-based master limited partnership that buys and manages mineral reserves, will acquire Philadelphia-based VantaCore Partners LP for $205 million, it announced Tuesday. More »
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