AccuWeather says that, while natural gas consumption has remained relatively steady across the US from the start of the new year to late February, there has been a noticeable difference between the eastern and western US due to the ongoing deep freeze in the East and the warmth surging across the...

Wintershall, a wholly owned subsidiary of BASF, has taken over the operatorship of the subsea oil and gas field Vega from Statoil. Vega is Wintershall's first operated subsea tie-in field in Norway. With this transfer, Wintershall now operates two production fields on the Norwegian Continental...

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission said March 5 that it will not oppose Woodside’s proposed acquisition of Apache Corp.’s interests in the Wheatstone, Balnaves, and Kitimat projects. The Wheatstone and Balnaves projects are located in the Northern Carnarvon Basin, offshore...

Whiting Petroleum Corp. has provided an update on the results of its offer to purchase for 101% of par, plus accrued and unpaid interest to the payment date, all of the following notes originally issued by Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp.

Ensco plc, which provides offshore drilling services, has priced an underwritten offering of $1.1 billion principal amount of senior unsecured notes consisting of two series: $700 million principal amount of 5.20% senior unsecured notes due 2025 priced at 99.622% of par; and $400 million principal...

Oasis Petroleum Inc. has priced an upsized underwritten public offering of 32,000,000 shares of common stock for total gross proceeds (before the underwriter's discounts and commissions and estimated offering expenses) of approximately $409.6 million.

Eneabba Gas Ltd. (ENB), a Western Australian energy firm, has entered into a binding heads of agreement with Greenpower Energy Ltd. for an option to acquire 100% of the issued capital of Greenpower’s wholly owned subsidiary, GCC Methane Pty Ltd.

Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, a counselor to global financial institutions and corporations, today announced that Chad Mills is joining the firm as partner in its energy and commodities practice in Houston.

Plains All American Pipeline LP has completed an underwritten public offering of 21,000,000 of its common units representing limited partner interests at $50 per common unit. The Partnership has also granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase up to 3,150,000 additional common units.