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Repsol announces largest U.S. oil discovery in 30 years

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Spanish oil company Repsol announced what it is calling “the largest U.S. onshore discovery in 30 years,” according to a March 9 press release. Repsol, and its partner Armstrong Energy discovered what they believe is approximately 1.2 billion barrels of recoverable light oil from Alaska’s North Slope in the Nanushuk play. Repsol isn’t new to Alaska. The company has been ...

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10 oil and gas company headquarters from around the world

The Petronas Towers in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, are one of the most iconic O&G company headquarters from around the world. (Image: Clark & Kim Kays via Flickr)

Superman has his Fortress of Solitude. Batman has his Bat Cave. Although they aren’t superheroes, oil and gas industry leaders do require their own, unique and often innovative space to navigate the sometimes turbulent global marketplace. Take a trip across the globe with our list below — the 10 most visually striking oil and gas company headquarters from around the world. 1. ...

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Army Corps to review North Slope oil project by Spanish firm

View of flying into the North Slope region of Alaska. (Image: Travis via Flickr)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A federal agency will conduct an environmental assessment of a Spanish company’s plans to develop what it says could be a significant oil field on Alaska’s North Slope. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced last week that it will prepare an environmental impact statement for Repsol’s Nanushuk project near the village of Nuiqsut. Repsol estimates ...

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Norway oil rig workers threaten strike if wage talks fail

OSLO – Some 574 Norwegian rig workers could go on strike from next Thursday, potentially reducing oil production, unless a wage settlement is reached during talks with a state appointed mediator, three labor unions said on Thursday. Some 101 workers on the Petrojarl Varg oil production vessel, which operates on behalf of Repsol, and 88 people on the Petrojarl Knarr, ...

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Analysis: Eastern Canadian LNG export plans face supply quandary

PORTLAND, Maine, Feb 4 – Eastern Canada has joined a race to export North America’s vast natural gas riches to energy-hungry markets overseas, with four projects betting the far-flung Atlantic provinces will be the easiest route to Europe and India. But firms behind those proposals, such as Spanish oil giant Repsol and Australia’s Liquefied Natural Gas Ltd have one major ...

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Spain’s Repsol buys Canada’s Talisman for $8.3 bln

MADRID — Spanish energy company Repsol is buying Canadian oil firm Talisman Energy for $8.3 billion, a combination that would be among the 15 largest privately owned oil and gas companies in the world, Repsol said Tuesday. Repsol S.A. said Talisman’s incorporation will increase Repsol’s output by 76 percent to 680,000 barrels of oil equivalent per day, and boost reserves ...

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