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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Jan 10, 2017, 09:15 ET Genie Energy Launches Drilling Services Company in Israel

Genie Energy Ltd., (NYSE: GNE, GNEPRA) announced today that it is establishing Atid Drilling Ltd., (Atid), an on-shore drilling services venture...


Jan 05, 2017, 16:15 ET W&T Offshore Announces a Highly Successful Deep Sand Development Well and Discovers New and Deeper Productive Reservoirs at Ship Shoal 349 Mahogany Field

W&T Offshore, Inc. (NYSE: WTI) announced today that its Ship Shoal 359 A-18 well has logged 149 feet of net oil pay in five zones and extended...


Dec 14, 2016, 10:00 ET Rocsole's Pipe Deposition Scanning Technology Secures Shell Investment

Rocsole Ltd, a Finnish Company which specialises in real-time tomography, announces it has successfully completed an additional funding round...


Dec 08, 2016, 14:31 ET Wright Drilling & Exploration Drills Successful Well in Kansas Expanding Their Positive Oil Producing Results Across Three States

Wright Drilling & Exploration, Inc. announced today the successful drilling and testing of their new oil well project, BRAEDEN #2, located in...


Dec 02, 2016, 07:14 ET Apex International Energy Awarded First Blocks in Egypt

Apex International Energy (www.apexintl.com), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on Egypt, is pleased to...


Nov 02, 2016, 18:22 ET Simio Optimizes Offshore Drilling Transportation Logistics

A leading oil & gas company was looking to devise a strategy where the utilization of their ship vessels was redefined from having dedicated...


Oct 27, 2016, 07:25 ET Energy Fuels Discovers High-Grade Copper Mineralization at Its Canyon Uranium Mine

LAKEWOOD, CO, Oct. 27, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE MKT: UUUU; TSX: EFR) ("Energy Fuels" or the "Company"), a leading producer of...


Oct 20, 2016, 17:44 ET Shell desfaz-se de acres secundários de xisto betuminoso no oeste do Canadá por um montante total de US$1 bilhão

A Royal Dutch Shell plc, através de sua afiliada, Shell Canada Energy ("Shell"), hoje anunciou que acertou a venda de aproximadamente 206.000 acres...


Oct 20, 2016, 17:42 ET Shell desinvierte en superficie no esencial de esquistos en la región occidental de Canadá por un monto total de US$1.000 millones

Royal Dutch Shell plc, a través de su afiliada Shell Canada Energy ("Shell") anunció hoy que ha acordado vender aproximadamente 206.000 acres netos...


Oct 19, 2016, 13:00 ET Discovery Of Additional Major Coal Seam Transforms Poplar Grove Mine

HIGHLIGHTS: - Additional major contiguous coal seam (WK No.11) discovered approximately 65 to 80 feet above Poplar Grove's WK No.9 seam...


Oct 19, 2016, 08:42 ET Rare Earth Exploration helps to pioneer a new Helium Boom in Arizona with newly Developed Technology

The Holbrook Basin which is located in northern Arizona, is being hailed as the "Saudi Arabia of Helium" by those in the know who are close to the...


Oct 18, 2016, 05:21 ET Edison Issues Outlook on Rockhopper Exploration (RKH)

Rockhopper (RKH) holds a material stake in the major discoveries in the Falklands. The Sea Lion complex holds 517mmboe of 2C contingent resource...


Oct 11, 2016, 20:41 ET Q2 2016 Global Oil and Gas Discoveries Review - Discovery Success Continues in Pakistan

Q2 2016 Global Oil and Gas Discoveries Review - Discovery Success Continues in Pakistan Summary Globally, there were more than 30 oil and gas...


Sep 28, 2016, 08:00 ET XFLS Sales Projected Up 200% in First 6 Months

Xfuels Inc. (OTC: XFLS) is pleased to report on Area 2 Energy progress. Xfuels is pleased to announce that sales are projected to be up by 200%,...


Sep 20, 2016, 08:00 ET Taseko Drills 510 Feet of 0.42% Copper Equivalent, Including 240 Feet of 0.68% Copper Equivalent in New Copper/Gold/Silver Zone at Gibraltar Mine

VANCOUVER, Sept. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Taseko Mines Limited (TSX: TKO; NYSE MKT: TGB) ("Taseko" or the "Company") is pleased to announce the...


Sep 07, 2016, 06:58 ET Apache Corporation Discovers Significant New Resource Play In Southern Delaware Basin

 Apache Corporation (NYSE, Nasdaq: APA) today announced that after more than two years of extensive geologic and geophysical work, methodical...


Aug 31, 2016, 08:00 ET Nevada Energy Metals Announces Encouraging Lithium Results from Big Smokey Valley, Nevada

Nevada Energy Metals Inc. "the Company" (TSX-V: BFF; OTCQB: SSMLF; Frankfurt: A2AFBV) ) is pleased to announce encouraging results have been...


Aug 18, 2016, 08:30 ET Energy Fuels Announces High-Grade Uranium Intercepts at the Canyon Mine

LAKEWOOD, CO, Aug. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Energy Fuels Inc. (NYSE MKT: UUUU; TSX: EFR) ("Energy Fuels" or the "Company"), a leading producer...


Aug 11, 2016, 07:00 ET Sierra Metals updates Mineral Reserve and Resource Estimate for Yauricocha Mine, Peru

INCLUDES MAIDEN RESERVE AND RESOURCE ESTIMATE FOR RECENTLY DISCOVERED ESPERANZA ZONE TORONTO, Aug. 11, 2016 /PRNewswire/ - Sierra Metals Inc....


Aug 08, 2016, 10:19 ET American Lithium Identifies Lithium and Boron target on eastern flank of Fish Lake Valley

- Identifies historic data on lithium and boron mineralization on eastern margin of Fish Lake Valley; - The US Borax report suggests that...


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...