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FG embarks on accelerated revenue drive through lease renewal

Guardian (blog) - 20 Jul 2018
Following a legislative inquiry into lease renewal, industry regulator, the Department of Petroleum Resources (DPR), has reiterated that it followed due process in validating licences for oil and gas prospecting in Nigeria. The agency, not wishing to ...
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Oil Investors Look To Utah For Long-Term Riches - 19 Jul 2018
Petroteq expects to recycle over 99 percent of the solvents it uses in its extraction technology, and the only elements that leave the closed-loop system is the extracted crude oil and the cleaned sands. The sands can be placed back in the earth or ...
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Ethiopia starts test crude oil extraction

Xinhua - 28 Jun 2018
Speaking during a ceremony to officially launch the test crude oil production in Ethiopia's Somali regional state, Meles Alemu, Minister of Mines, Petroleum and Natural Gas, said the production of crude oil heralds a success after 100 years of trying ...
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Petroleum Extraction & Fracking in Wales Under Review

Business News Wales - 05 Jul 2018
“The new petroleum licensing powers provide an opportunity to consider what should be our approach to petroleum extraction in Wales, for now and future generations. As a new area of responsibility for the Welsh Government, we commissioned a review of ...
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Extraction economics: How to get the most out of oil, gas reserves

The East African (press release) (blog) - 21 Jun 2018
While official estimates are to be treated with caution, the current plan to extract at least 80,000 barrels daily for the lifetime of existing reserves in northwestern Kenya imply that even at its best, the country will remain a net importer of ...
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Mantashe halts new petroleum licences

Business Day - 02 Jul 2018
But the proposed amendments to regulations governing extraction have created additional uncertainty for local and international investors, the Davis tax committee said in a report in 2017. According to the notice published in the Government Gazette on ...
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Ethiopia to start extracting crude oil tomorrow

The Reporter Ethiopia - 27 Jun 2018
Poly-GCL which signed petroleum development agreement with then Ministry of Mines to the Calub and Hilala gas fields in in Ogaden basin is set to start extraction of the crude oil deposits as of tomorrow. The crude oil deposit is scheduled to be ...
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ISODEC to validate 2010 assessment on impact of oil extraction

GhanaWeb - 05 Jul 2018
He was however happy that Petroleum Commission, in particular, was helping to validate and finalize the baseline data for 2010 and related it to some of the socio-economic impacts of the oil as well as filling the gap, “it may also lead to a ...
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Welsh ministers propose to outlaw future fracking for shale gas

The Planner - 06 Jul 2018
Welsh Government proposals to refuse support for any new licensing of petroleum extraction in Wales, including fracking for shale gas, have been published for consultation. Welsh ministers will take over responsibility for licensing onshore petroleum ...
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The Tech That Could Transform the Oil Sands Industry

PR Newswire (press release) - 13 Jul 2018
The problem: traditional methods for extracting petroleum from oil sands, such as currently used in Canada, require using vast amounts of water and leave significant environment pollution in its wake. The process is so costly and destructive that many ...

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