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  • NPD Gives Skogul Go-Ahead

    The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate has granted its consent for the start-up of the Skogul field in the North Sea.
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  • Aramco Gets Jafurah Approval

    Saudi Aramco has announced regulatory approval of the development of the Jafurah unconventional gas field in the Eastern Province.
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  • Wintershall Noordzee Brings Sillimanite Online

    Wintershall Noordzee has successfully started gas production from its operated Sillimanite field.
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  • Texas Official Unveils Flaring Criterion

    An official with the Railroad Commission of Texas (RRC), which oversees various oil and gas industry activities in the state, on Tuesday unveiled what reportedly is a new criterion for gas flaring.
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  • Texas Oil Production Expected to Rise Monthly in 2020

    However, the pace of the growth is set to decelerate naturally over the next few months, according to a Rystad Energy analysis.
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  • US Oil Export Story Has Really Just Started

    All told, the US could become the largest crude oil exporter within five years.
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  • North Sea Downtime Cut by 19 Percent

    North Sea oilfield operators have reduced the frequency of downtime by 19.2 per cent in the year to September 2019, according to the Glacier Production Index.
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  • Oil to Flow Again from Saudi-Kuwait Neutral Zone

    Kuwait and Saudi Arabia will resume oil production from their shared fields this month, more than five years after a dispute halted supply.
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  • CNOOC Brings Bozhong Online

    CNOOC Limited has announced that the offshore Bozhong 34-9 oilfield has commenced production.
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  • India's Upside for Oil Demand Seems Unlimited

    The proven global reality that demand mounts as human development progresses makes India's oil usage unidirectional: up.
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  • OPEC+ Cut Extension Wins Support from Russian Execs

    Russia's key oil producers voiced support for the idea of extending OPEC+ output cuts into the second quarter.
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  • Majors Bring West of Shetland Field Online

    BP and Shell have brought the west of Shetland Alligin field online.
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  • Natural Gas to Drive 40 Percent of 2020 US Electricity

    The country must continue to produce gas here, or it will be forced to turn to the increasingly precarious global supply chain.
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