A cargo of Alaskan North Slope crude loaded Sept. 26 at the Alaskan port of Valdez for delivery into the South Korean refining center of Yeosu, according to Genscape.

Encana Corp. and Athlon Energy Inc. have entered into a definitive merger agreement. Encana will acquire all of the issued and outstanding shares of common stock of Texas-based Athlon for $5.93 billion in cash, as well as the company’s $1.15 billion of senior notes, for a total transaction value...

Dana Gas reports that its wholly owned subsidiary, Dana Gas Egypt, has been awarded the North El Salhiya (Block 1) and El Matariya (Block 3) onshore concessions in the Nile Delta as part of the 2014 EGAS bidding round held recently in Egypt.

Malaysia's national oil company Petronas has signed agreements Mexico’s Pemex and Argentina’s YPF, thus extending its aspirations for growth in the Americas.

Constellation Energy Partners LLC intends to change its name to Sanchez Production Partners LLC after market hours on Oct. 3.

NiSource Inc. plans to file a registration statement for an initial public offering of common units representing limited partner interests in a new master limited partnership to be named Columbia Pipeline Partners LP.

P3 Petroleum LLC has been launched as an exploitation and production startup focused on oil and liquid-rich natural gas opportunities in the Lower 48 states of the US.

Statoil has decided to postpone its previously planned Corner field development at the Kai Kos Dehseh oil sands project in Alberta, Canada, for at least three years.

Eni SpA was the successful bidder of three new exploration licenses in Egypt following the competitive 2013 EGPC and EGAS bid rounds.

Tallgrass Pony Express Pipeline LLC is pursuing a potential expansion of its crude oil pipeline system to transport growing production in areas around its existing system receipt points.