Posts Tagged ‘apache’

Kenya ‘seeks bigger cut’ of oil profits

by on November 14, 2012 3:43 pm BST
The proposal announced by Kenya's energy minister is one of many the government has put forward in the past month to increase the state's take from oil and gas resources, including new capital gains tax rules, a more competitive licensing process and higher fees for petroleum explorers. At present most

News from SEG 2012: Las Vegas venue draws record participation

by on November 5, 2012 10:45 am BST
News from SEG 2012: Las Vegas venue draws record participationBY PRAMOD KULKARNILAS VEGAS – The Society of Exploration Geophysicists’ (SEG) 82nd annual meeting opened on Sunday evening with an icebreaker on the exhibition floor with as many as 8,000 attendees balancing cocktails and hors d' oeuvres around 300 exhibits. The record attendance can

Kenya set for ‘licensing revamp’

by on October 25, 2012 2:26 pm BST
"We have been practising (an) open-door policy for licensing of blocks but this will be replaced in due course with licensing rounds where investors will compete and whoever comes with the best (deal) will be the one given the licence to operate that block," Hudson Andambi, senior petroleum

Senergy and Apache announce technology transfer agreement

by on October 8, 2012 9:00 am BST
Senergy and Apache announce technology transfer agreementLONDON -- Two energy industry companies have announced a partnership to provide the oil and gas industry with previously proprietary geosteering and other software that can improve the evaluation and productivity of unconventional resource developments.Senergy, which provides fully-integrated project and asset development services