Archives for May 2007
  • There's no shortage of food for the 60,000 or so people at the Offshore Technology Conference. From typic ...

    There's no shortage of food for the 60,000 or so people at the Offshore Technology Conference. From typical Texas fare of barbecue and steak to sushi, bratwurst, cheesesteaks and chicken, there's plen ...

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  • The Brazilian oil company Petrobras is still finalizing plans for expanding a refinery it partly owns on ...

    The Brazilian oil company Petrobras is still finalizing plans for expanding a refinery it partly owns on the Houston Ship Channel, and could buy all or part of other refineries in the U.S. and elsewhe ...

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  • Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex has become much more sophisticated in the last 10 years, but still ...

    Mexico's state-owned oil company Pemex has become much more sophisticated in the last 10 years, but still has several key hurdles it must address in order to be more competitive, said Jesus Reyes-Hero ...

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  • Think there's just one Gulf of Mexico? If you're talking hurricanes and the energy industry think again: ...

    Think there's just one Gulf of Mexico? If you're talking hurricanes and the energy industry think again: there are now four. New research on storm patterns has led the industry to divide the Gulf into ...

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  • BP CEO John Browne bailed out of his job a few months early today, as noted in this story, after losing a ...

    BP CEO John Browne bailed out of his job a few months early today, as noted in this story, after losing a battle to block a London newspaper from running a story about his private life and allegations ...

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  • Deputy U.S. Energy Secretary Clay Sell acknowleged today that rising corn prices as a result of increased ...

    Deputy U.S. Energy Secretary Clay Sell acknowleged today that rising corn prices as a result of increased ethanol production is a "significant issue." That's why the U.S. must reduce corn exports to e ...

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  • Ok, so you're wondering what this whole "offshore oil industry" scene is all about, but can't make it to ...

    Ok, so you're wondering what this whole "offshore oil industry" scene is all about, but can't make it to OTC because you're not in the industry and don't want to go through the hassle of sneaking in. ...

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