Gas – As more natural gas reserves around the globe are discovered, the number of exploration and production companies developing the energy source is increasing.
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Oil – Below are the top 10 oil companies of 2012, ranked by daily production.
Oil – Understanding asset values is the name of the game for early-stage resource plays—that's how investors in the Bakken made huge returns. But with the first round of shale plays largely maturing, where are the next big opportunities for junior explorers? In many cases, abroad, says James West, publisher of The Midas Letter. In this interview with The Energy Report, West rolls out the map and shows us where juniors are headed. He also names some companies who are thriving on North American soil. If boots-on-the-ground prospecting puts a glint in your eye, read on.
Gas – Here's a look at the US shale gas industry and an overview of two of the main companies operating in that sector.
Oil – As global oil demand and prices continue to rise, an increasing number of exploration and production companies are choosing to focus their efforts on West Africa. Boasting some of the world’s highest-potential oil and gas reserves, this region is becoming increasingly attractive to investors.
Gas – Reuters reported that Romanian citizens are protesting Chevron's plans to explore for shale gas, and are pressuring the government to withdraw concessions.
Oil – Reuters reported that the world’s largest oil trader, Vitol, reported revenues of $303 billion in 2012, which is a 2% rise from the previous year, in spite of a minimal drop in traded volumes.
Gas – Mining Weekly reported that energy giant Chevron plans to acquire Beach Energy’s assets in the Cooper Basin for $349 million.
Oil – Reuters reported that a Brazilian judge has dropped the criminal charges lodged against Transocean Ltd and Chevron Corp, along with 17 of their employees in relation to the 2011 offshore oil spill.
Gas – Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA, NASDAQ:APA) they have finalized the deal with Chevron Canada Limited to build and operate the Kitimat LNG project.