North Sea hit by fall in oil price | FT Business
China’s December refinery production touched new highs as facilities replenished stocks ahead of a long holiday break, lifting crude oil throughout for the year as a whole by 2.8% to another record.
Accidents at Statoil’s giant Troll gas field and the Mongstad refinery in October last year were caused by operational mistakes and wrong prioritisation of maintenance.
Saudi Aramco plans to boost gas production at its Hawiyah and Haradh plants to meet growing domestic energy needs, industry sources say.
Lion Energy Limited reports that the Indonesian Amanah Timur discovery well (AMT-1) has been plugged and abandoned following unsuccessful attempts to free a stuck drill pipe.
The Norwegian Petroleum Directorate grants Lundin Norway AS a drilling permit for well 7219/12-1 A, located offshore Norway in production license 533.