Russia and Paraguay signed on Tuesday an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation for peaceful use of nuclear power during the 61st IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Rosatom said in a statement.
Shippers are diverting oil cargoes originally bound for Venezuela to other ports in Latin America and the Caribbean, ahead of the category 5 Maria hurricane, which has already been causing massive destruction in the Caribbean, Reuters reported on Monday.
UK-based Echo Energy has announced Germany’s DMT Petrologic as the winner for a contract to reprocess 3D seismic data over the Huayco and Rio Salado blocks, onshore southern Bolivia, Kallanish Energy learns.
Brazil’s state-controlled oil firm Petrobras reported monthly losses in its August oil and natural gas production overseas due to Hurricane Harvey, of 4.9% and 7.7% respectively, Kallanish Energy learns from the company’s latest output data.
A total of 17 companies have registered to bid for Brazil’s pre-salt oil exploration licenses in the two upcoming rounds next month, Oil and Gas Secretary Marcio Felix said on Thursday, Kallanish Energy learns.
Anglo-Dutch Royal Dutch Shell and Brazilian state-controlled oil company Petrobras signed on Saturday a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish mutual long-term technical cooperation in assets already operated by the firms.
BP and Bridas Corporation, a joint-venture between Argentina’s Bridas Energy Holdings and China’s CNNOC, announced on Monday the creation of Argentina’s largest privately-owned integrated energy company, Kallanish Energy reports.
More investment will help Argentina’s unconventional play Vaca Muerta transition from “a small-scale success to a world-class play,” Deloitte’s lead market insights analyst Thomas Shattuck told Kallanish Energy on Wednesday.