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Latest licensing rounds
7 November 2018
The industry's most comprehensive list of current and recent rounds for onshore and offshore licenses
Madagascar seeks to emulate Mozambique
1 November 2018
After a protracted process, new licenses have been signed, while onshore LNG projects are edging closer to realisation
Are reports of Canada's oil sands demise greatly exaggerated?
25 October 2018
Canada is looking to boost oil sands output by 2020, in spite of the major political and environmental challenges
Africa is back on the deep-water agenda
4 October 2018
Drillers are starting to renew interest in African projects deemed too costly and risky
Slow rise for Asia's deep-water sector
4 October 2018
Deep-water exploration in the region is expected to see an uptick in investment in the coming decade
Smaller FLNG vessels showing outsized potential
7 November 2018
Transborders Energy is pioneering small-scale LNG development for markets looking to buy modest volumes
Smaller FLNG vessels showing outsized potential
7 November 2018
Transborders Energy is pioneering small-scale LNG development for markets looking to buy modest volumes
Madagascar seeks to emulate Mozambique
1 November 2018
After a protracted process, new licenses have been signed, while onshore LNG projects are edging closer to realisation
Are reports of Canada's oil sands demise greatly exaggerated?
25 October 2018
Canada is looking to boost oil sands output by 2020, in spite of the major political and environmental challenges
Africa is back on the deep-water agenda
4 October 2018
Drillers are starting to renew interest in African projects deemed too costly and risky
Slow rise for Asia's deep-water sector
4 October 2018
Deep-water exploration in the region is expected to see an uptick in investment in the coming decade
India enters new deep-water era
24 September 2018
India’s plans for its deep waters could take its energy industry into a new phase
Latest licensing rounds
7 November 2018
The industry's most comprehensive list of current and recent rounds for onshore and offshore licenses
Targeting frontier areas in the North Sea
19 July 2018
Latest license round set to unlock stranded reserves
Colombian oil revival hopes face electoral test
17 May 2018
An upcoming election and auction round will help determine the country's oil fortunes
The Petrobras-government tussle
17 April 2018
A deal between the state-run firm and the Brazilian government could lead to a mega bidding round
Latin America lines up bid rounds
26 March 2018
Attractive auctions will see the region compete for international investors
Nigeria targets local upstream players with marginal field round
7 March 2018
Reinvigorating production on acreage abandoned by the majors could be a tough task
Robots redraw the energy workforce
27 September 2018
If autonomous machines take control over more aspects of the energy business, will there be an industry at all in the future?
Technology fuels energy trading gains
13 September 2018
AI-based trading platforms can drive transparency in LNG, commodities trading
Robots redraw energy supply chain
13 September 2018
Market participants are turning to artificial intelligence for cost and efficiency gains
FLNG enters new age
31 August 2018
Floating LNG developers are seeking to build on the momentum created by successful deployments
Gulf states eye enhanced future
26 July 2018
Oman is leading the way in Gulf EOR development, and its neighbours are fast realising its advantages
Methane rises on investors’ risk radar
20 June 2018
Methane emissions are forming an important part of investors' broader climate change strategy