Oil and Gas Discoveries This section gathers news and information on discoveries in the oil and gas industry, as well as exploration for these fuels and energy sources. Releases collected offer information on environmental impact studies, corporate shareholdings, usage and consumption statistics, and more.

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Jul 12, 2017, 02:00 ET Talos Energy LLC Announces Historic Oil Discovery Offshore Mexico

Talos Energy LLC ("Talos" or the "Company") as operator, together with its joint venture partners Sierra Oil and Gas S. de R.L de C.V....


Jun 27, 2017, 08:12 ET Oil Price Rebound, IIoT, and Product Energy Efficiency Drive Global Compressors Market Resurgence

While the global compressors market is expected to perform better in 2017 than in 2016, volatile oil prices and sluggish economies create an...


Jun 21, 2017, 16:40 ET Lonestar Announces 30-Day Rate Of 2,123 BOEPD For Brazos County Well

Lonestar Resources US Inc. (NASDAQ: LONE) (together with its subsidiaries, "Lonestar") provided an update on its Wildcat B #1H well located in...


Jun 19, 2017, 09:00 ET In Israel: Zion Oil & Gas Reaches First Casing Point at a Depth of ~1,950 feet

Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZN) continues active drilling operations at a depth of 2,000 feet, as it continues to drill to a proposed total...


Jun 19, 2017, 08:37 ET Great Panther Silver Confirms Continuation of Gold-Silver Mineralization at San Ignacio Mine

TSX: GPR NYSE MKT: GPL VANCOUVER, June 19, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - GREAT PANTHER SILVER LIMITED (TSX: GPR; NYSE MKT: GPL) ("Great Panther"; the...


May 23, 2017, 16:16 ET Ultrapar announces filing of its 2016 Form 20-F

Ultrapar Participacoes S.A. (BM&FBOVESPA:UGPA3/NYSE:UGP) ("Ultrapar"), a multi-business company engaged in specialized distribution and retail...


May 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Zion Oil & Gas Raises Rig Derrick in Israel

With the raising of the derrick, Zion Oil & Gas, Inc. (NASDAQ: ZN) will commence acceptance testing in preparation for spudding its...


Apr 10, 2017, 11:05 ET Actualización de la perforación de abril de 2017 de BNK Petroleum Inc.

BNK Petroleum Inc. (la "Compañía") (TSX: BKX) se complace al anunciar que se ha perforado el pozo Brock 9-2H y se ha encofrado de forma segura y...


Apr 04, 2017, 17:12 ET Platts RigData: U.S. Rig Count Grows 77% Year Over Year in March

Platts RigData, a forecasting and analysis unit of S&P Global Platts, today announced the U.S. rig count for March 2017 was 901, up 67 (8%)...


Mar 30, 2017, 09:59 ET Ecopetrol announces oil discovery at Santander

BOGOTA, Colombia, March 30, 2017 Ecopetrol S.A. (BVC: ECOPETROL; NYSE: EC) ("Ecopetrol" or the "Company") reports that the Boranda-1 well...


Mar 15, 2017, 09:39 ET Lilis Energy Announces Industry Leading Flow Rates Per 1,000' Lateral Feet, Operational And Leasehold Acquisition Updates And Sets 2017 Preliminary Drilling And Completion Capital Budget

Lilis Energy, Inc. (NASDAQ: LLEX) ("Lilis" or "Company") announces the following highlights: - The Company's first two operated...


Mar 08, 2017, 18:27 ET Purple Angel-1 well finds gas in Colombian Caribbean deep waters

-- The well confirms the extension of the gas reservoir discovered at Kronos-1 in July 2015. Confirms a gas column of more than 520 meters in this...


Mar 07, 2017, 14:49 ET Actualización de operaciones de BNK Petroleum Inc.

Símbolo de TSX; BKX BNK Petroleum Inc. (la "Compañía") (TSX: BKX) se complace anunciar que el pozo Chandler 8-6H está produciendo a través de sus...


Feb 22, 2017, 08:12 ET Tech Enhanced Downhole Tools Focus on Cost Savings in a Volatile Oil Market

An increase in drilling activities as a result of oil price recovery, will drive the growth of the global downhole tools market. However, stringent...


Feb 08, 2017, 06:45 ET CONSOL Energy Announces 11% Increase in Proved Reserves to 6.3 Tcfe

CONSOL Energy Inc. (NYSE: CNX) today announced total proved reserves of 6.3 Tcfe, as of December 31, 2016, which is an 11% increase compared to the...


Feb 01, 2017, 10:11 ET S.T.L. Resources, LLC Announces Company Formation and Acquisition of 8,000 Acres in North Central Pennsylvania

S.T.L. Resources, LLC ("S.T.L."), a newly formed independent oil and gas company, announced today that it has recently closed on the acquisition of...


Jan 30, 2017, 08:00 ET Silvercorp reports discovery of significant mineralized vein structures in its 2016 exploration program at the LMW mine, Ying Mining District, China

Trading Symbol: TSX: SVM VANCOUVER, Jan. 30, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Silvercorp Metals Inc. ("Silvercorp" or the "Company") (TSX:SVM) is pleased to...