Deepwater Activity Statistics - New Discoveries Worldwide Driving...
Depleting shallow water reserves and a lack of new shallow water discoveries means that offshore exploration and production activity in deepwater regions is becoming a new fashion, states a new report by energy experts GBI Research.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
The Motley Fool
Why Transocean Is Poised to Bounce Back
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Fri Jun 14, 2013
Northwest Florida Daily News
EDITORIAL: Shaking up the Gulf drill debate
Better keep that tarball scooper handy. Government officials and oil industry lobbyists aren't just talking about expanded drilling in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
Transocean Updates Fleet Summary - Analyst Blog
Offshore drilling giant, Transocean Ltd. , recently issued a Fleet Update Summary for the period commencing May 15, 2013 to date.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Investing: Time to oil up your portfolio?
During the 1970s energy crisis, a popular bumper sticker in the West was "Let the Eastern Bastards Freeze in the Dark."
A New Blog Begins
Welcome to my new blog discussing energy and economic issues. First, a little bit about me.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Northwest Florida Daily News
Early hearing on seismic surveying in Gulf draws small crowd
The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management hosted the meeting Tuesday night to begin a long process of developing an Environmental Impact Statement, an assessment of the effects an activity such as seismic surveying has on the environment.
U.S. Rig Count Falls by 6 - Analyst Blog
In its weekly release, Houston-based oilfield services company Baker Hughes Inc. reported a dip in the U.S. rig count .
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Virginia Beach NAACP rallies behind Rep. Rigell offshore drilling bill
The Virginia Beach chapter of the NAACP threw its support this week behind federal legislation sponsored by U.S. Rep. Scott Rigell , R-Virginia Beach, to lift the moratorium on drilling for natural gas and oil in the state's coastal waters.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
WWL-TV New Orleans
Sources: Grand jury to probe La. company for alleged human trafficking
A Louisiana oilfield contracting company has been under intense scrutiny in the wake of a deadly oil platform explosion last November.
White House allows China direct access to Us T-Bills
In the last 4 years Americans have seen more than their share of economic ineptitude by the administration as well as counterproductive legislation, but this latest blunder is unbelievable! One might recall how the Obama White House decided not to act on the redrawn international borders between Russia and the United States along a 7 Island chain ... (more)
The Greenville News
Bipartisan oil deal a positive step
Duncan, one of President Barack Obama's most vocal opponents on many issues, deserves credit for setting aside those differences to work with Democrats on a bill that has the support of the administration and that can help move the nation's energy policy forward.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Interior: No Atlantic Drilling
Interior Secretary Sally Jewell said following a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee hearing June 6 that the administration will not expand drilling to include the Atlantic Ocean.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Protect our oceans
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Fri Jun 07, 2013
API cites growing support for opening areas to offshore drilling
Broad, bipartisan support is building among lawmakers at the state and federal levels for expanding access to offshore oil and gas drilling and development, said Erik Milito, American Petroleum Institute director of upstream and industry operations.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
The Motley Fool
What Does Seadrill See Under the Sea?
With its large and growing fleet of offshore drilling rigs, the company has a lot of insight into the demand from exploration and production companies.
Noble Corporation Provides Fleet Contract Status Update
Noble Corporation today announced that its report of drilling rig status and contract information has been updated as of June 6, 2013.
Northern Michigan News
Ken Salazar to work for int'l law firm in Denver
Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar will start work next week as a partner in an international law firm that will allow him to remain in his home state and work on cases involving the energy industry he once regulated.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Overnight Energy: Interior under Senate panel microscope
ON TAP THURSDAY: Interior Secretary Sally Jewell makes her first appearance before the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee since being confirmed in her new role.