most prized oilfields, and FT says COP's interest in exiting the project is a sign of the challenges facing the North Sea oil industry . Some campaigners for a Yes vote in Thursday’s referendum on Scottish independence have argued that Clair could generate
RIO DE JANEIRO, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Investors are losing interest in Brazil's oil industry as the country's energy policies raise costs, reduce efficiency and increase risk, Brazil's oil industry association, the IBP, said on Monday.
part because of its dividend, nearly 13% at the time of writing. SDRL is a provider of offshore drilling rigs for the oil industry , contracting out the rigs to oil producers and refiners like Total S.A. (NYSE: TOT ) and Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE
in Cyprus. The firm owns 11 semisubmersible accommodation rigs, which can be simply viewed as floating hotels that major oil companies hire to house extra workers during the construction, maintenance, and decommissioning stages of deep-sea oil drilling
application based on the "situation on the ground." The new restrictions will hit Russia's state-controlled banks and oil companies , but will not include the gas sector, including Gazprom ( OTCPK:OGZPY ), the biggest gas supplier to Europe. Along
application based on the "situation on the ground." The new restrictions will hit Russia's state-controlled banks and oil companies , but will not include the gas sector, including Gazprom ( OTCPK:OGZPY ), the biggest gas supplier to Europe. The U
and shale rock formations; the move would go beyond previously reported proposals to widen curbs on technologies for the oil industry . The sanctions would not affect current oil production but could imperil the future of existing partnerships, including
HOUSTON, Sept 10 (Reuters) - A unit of Koch Industries said on Wednesday it was introducing a new type of pipe made from nylon, as surging oil and gas output drives demand for new pipelines and concerns mount about the safety of older ones across North America.
new strategy for a little longer before revisiting our Standard Stewardship Rating, though. Suttles brings a wealth of oil industry experience, including numerous engineering and leadership roles at Exxon and BP. He graduated from the University of Texas
VWDRY ), a wind company, Solazyme (SYZM) a biofuel company and Next Era (NYSE: NEE ), a utility. The fossil fuel companies are the oil companies (NYSE: BP ), Chevron Texaco (NYSE: CVX ), Conoco Phillips Complete Story »