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 28, 2016, 08:00 ET Shell Announces Fort Sumter Discovery In Gulf Of Mexico

Shell today announced a new exploration discovery in the deep water U.S. Gulf of Mexico. The initial estimated recoverable resources for the Fort...


Jul 27, 2016, 07:00 ET Venari Resources Announces Increased Ownership in Deepwater Shenandoah Field and Successful Results from Latest Appraisal Well

 Venari Resources LLC ("Venari"), a deepwater oil exploration and production company in the Gulf of Mexico, announced today that it has...


Jun 14, 2016, 01:00 ET Millennium Exploration Put Three New Wells in Production in May 2016

 Millennium Exploration Company, a privately held oil and gas operator specializing in Texas Gulf Coast exploration, has put three new wells in...


Jun 07, 2016, 08:00 ET Corvus Gold Discovers New Extension of YellowJacket Deposit at Swale Target and Expands NW Sierra Blanca Target, North Bullfrog Project, Nevada

Highlights: 18.3m of 1.76 g/t gold & 2.4 g/t silver at Swale 22.9m of 1.69 g/t gold & 2.64 g/t silver at NW Sierra Blanca...


May 26, 2016, 07:00 ET Sasol Commences Drilling of Mozambique PSA Licence

Today, Sasol's field development plan (FDP) for the Production Sharing Agreement (PSA) licence in Inhambane province, Mozambique, reached an...


May 19, 2016, 19:45 ET Oil Search and Total sign agreement regarding acquisition of InterOil assets in Papua New Guinea

Oil Search Limited and Total SA are pleased to announce that they have entered into an exclusive Memorandum of Understanding (MoU). This follows...


May 17, 2016, 16:15 ET Continental Resources Announces Record STACK Oil Well

 Continental Resources, Inc. (NYSE: CLR) ("the Company") today announced the completion of an industry record well in the over-pressured oil...


May 12, 2016, 05:30 ET 3rd Phase Development Launch at Alliance Petroleum Interests

Alliance Petroleum Interests is proud to announce its further development in the company's South Texas Acreage Plays.  The company has drilled...


May 06, 2016, 06:00 ET Midwest Oil & Gas Releases Oil Reserves Estimates For Its Texas Property

 Midwest Oil and Gas (OTC PINK: MWOG) announced today that it has received the results of a study conducted by a third party geologist to...


May 05, 2016, 06:30 ET Richmont Mines' Exploration Drilling Continues to Intersect Significant Gold Mineralization at Island Gold Both Laterally and at Depth and Intersects 9.71 g/t Over 8.00 Metres at the Kremzar Mine Regional Target

Deep Drilling Intersects 18.03 g/t over 5.70 metres; Near-Mine Lateral Drilling Intersects 33.32 g/t over 2.60 metres and 9.99 g/t over 6.65...


Mar 23, 2016, 04:00 ET ELENILTO a fondé une nouvelle division en charge de la commercialisation des phosphates et des engrais pour l'afrique de l'ouest

ELENILTO, une société mondiale d'exploration et de production de pétrole, de gaz et de minerais, a annoncé la création...


Mar 16, 2016, 02:05 ET Bellatrix Announces 2015 Year End Reserves

TSX, NYSE: BXE CALGARY, March 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Bellatrix Exploration Ltd. ("Bellatrix" or the "Company") (TSX, NYSE: BXE) is pleased to...


Mar 07, 2016, 09:00 ET Goldsource Announces First Gold Pour At Eagle Mountain

(TSX-V: GXS) (OTCBB: GXSFF) (FWB: G5M)  VANCOUVER, March 7, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Goldsource Mines Inc. ("Goldsource" or the "Company") is...


Feb 25, 2016, 09:29 ET Lonestar Resources Announces 30% Increase in Proved Reserves to 40.2 MMBOE

 Lonestar Resources, Ltd. (ASX: LNR, OTCQX:LNREF) is pleased to announce its proved reserves as of December 31, 2015 were 40.2 million...


Feb 23, 2016, 08:30 ET Wellgreen Platinum Announces Completion of Q4 2015 Drilling Program at Wellgreen PGM-Nickel Project

VANCOUVER, Feb. 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Wellgreen Platinum Ltd. (TSX: WG; OTC-QX: WGPLF) ("Wellgreen Platinum" or the "Company") is pleased to...


Feb 16, 2016, 09:20 ET Madalena Announces an Oil Exploration Discovery in the Lower Agrio Shale in Argentina

Madalena Energy Inc. ("Madalena" or the "Company") (TSXV: MVN and OTCQX: MDLNF) is pleased to announce the initial results of its...


Feb 16, 2016, 09:20 ET Madalena Announces an Oil Exploration Discovery in the Lower Agrio Shale in Argentina

CALGARY, Feb. 16, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Madalena Energy Inc. ("Madalena" or the "Company") (TSXV: MVN and OTCQX: MDLNF) is pleased to announce the...


Feb 16, 2016, 08:00 ET MagneGas Receives Fuel Purchase Order from Leading Gas Company in Mexico

MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (MNGA) a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that...


Feb 01, 2016, 07:10 ET Sasol Obtains Approval for Mozambique Field Development Plan

Sasol has obtained approval from the Mozambique Council of Ministers for its field development plan (FDP) that will see further hydrocarbon...