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Noble Energy to acquire Clayton Williams Energy

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With a recent Permian Basin acquisition worth around $6 billion, Exxon Mobil isn’t the only oil and gas company making waves in the new year. Noble Energy announced Jan. 16 it plans to acquire Clayton Williams Energy for $2.7 billion in Noble Energy stock and cash. The Noble Energy press release notes the acquisition will advance the companies goals within the ...

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Scuttled Israel gas deal frustrates US, Israeli developers

File - In this Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016 file photo, an activist wears a mask bearing a portrait of Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a protest against a natural gas deal signed in December, 2015 with U.S. and Israeli developers for drilling offshore gas deposits, in front of the Supreme Court in Jerusalem. Israel's Supreme Court has ruled against the governments framework deal for its natural gas reserves granting a year for issues to be worked out on Sunday, March 27, 2016. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli and American energy companies expressed disappointment on Monday over Israel’s Supreme Court decision that struck down a government deal that would have given them the rights to begin pumping natural gas from offshore deposits. David Stover, the chairman of Houston-based Noble Energy, said the ruling was “disappointing.” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had emphatically supported the deal ...

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Cyprus to go ahead with 3rd gas exploration licensing round

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NICOSIA, Cyprus (AP) — Cyprus’ government says it will push ahead with a third licensing round to search for potential natural gas deposits off the Mediterranean island nation’s southern shores. Government spokesman Nicos Christodoulides said earlier this week the process will begin as soon as possible, but offered no further details. U.S. company Noble Energy, which received an exploration license in 2007, ...

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Israeli leader defends gas extraction deal in Supreme Court

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center, and unidentified defense lawyers wait for the Supreme Court to convene, in Jerusalem, Sunday, Feb. 14, 2016. Netanyahu made an unprecedented appearance at the Supreme Court to defend a deal signed in December with U.S. and Israeli developers drilling offshore gas deposits. Israel's Channel 10 TV reported Netanyahu as telling the court that if Israel were to alter its deal investors could turn away and buy gas from Israel's enemies instead. (Jim Hollander/Pool Photo via AP)

JERUSALEM (AP) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an unprecedented appearance at the Supreme Court Sunday to defend a deal signed in December with U.S. and Israeli developers drilling offshore gas deposits. Israel’s Channel 10 TV reported Netanyahu as telling the court that if Israel were to alter its deal investors could turn away and buy gas from Israel’s ...

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Colorado oil, gas companies reporting increased production

Oil and gas drilling rig operating in Colorado's Denver-Julesburg Basin. (Image courtesy of Ecana Corp.)

Weld County’s two largest oil and gas drillers have updated their production levels for the last few months of the year, noting increased drilling efficiencies without spending more money. Both Anadarko Petroleum and Noble Energy — which together account for most of Weld’s production — this month have issued updates to production reports for the fourth quarter, as crews have ...

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Colorado oil and gas spill report for Dec. 7

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The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that may impact waters of the state must be reported as soon as practical. Any spill of five barrels or more must be reported ...

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Impending natural gas deal angers many Israelis

In this photo taken Saturday, Nov. 28, 2015, Israelis hold up banners during a demonstration in Tel Aviv against the emerging natural gas deal. Hebrew on the sign reads, "Netanyahu and Deri stink of corruption," referring to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Economy and Commerce Minister Aryeh Deri. (AP Photo/Dan Balilty)

JERUSALEM— As Israel prepares to push through a long-delayed landmark natural gas deal, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is facing a growing backlash by protesters who accuse him of using shady backroom dealings and strong-arm tactics to push through the plan. While some critics say the deal is a sellout, much of the opposition has focused on the great lengths Netanyahu ...

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Ohio’s Harrison County is No. 1 for Utica oil; Belmont County is tops for natural gas, new report says

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Harrison County is Ohio’s top oil-producing county from the Utica Shale in the third quarter of 2015, according to new production data from the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Ohio really has four counties producing oil: Harrison, Carroll, Guernsey and Noble. Production falls off dramatically after those four counties. Locally, Stark County produced 1,785 42-gallon barrels of oil and Portage ...

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Colorado oil and gas spill report for Nov. 23

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The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that may impact waters of the state must be reported as soon as practical. Any spill of five barrels or more must be reported ...

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Colorado oil and gas spill report for Nov. 15

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The following spills were reported to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission in the past two weeks. Information is based on Form 19, which operators must fill out detailing the leakage/spill events. Any spill release that may impact waters of the state must be reported as soon as practical. Any spill of five barrels or more must be reported ...

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