Tag Archives: British Petroleum Co. (BP)

BP Prepares to Boost Middle East Oil Production

BP has said it will invest heavily in Middle Eastern oil and natural-gas fields going into 2021. Despite pledging its transition to renewable energy, the company has highlighted its interest in Middle East oil and gas. At present, BP currently operates the world’s third largest oil field in Iraq, Rumalia, …

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Equinor, BP Canada Make Oil Discoveries Offshore Canada

Norwegian firm Equinor and its partner BP Canada have made two oil discoveries offshore Newfoundland, Canada. Following drilling in the Flemish Pass Basin, the two wells at the  Cappahayden  and  Cambriol prospects proved hydrocarbons presence. However, Equinor said it is too early to provide specific information on volumes present at the two prospects. Equinor …

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Oil Exploration up in the Air as Prices Dive

The coronavirus pandemic that has slammed oil demand and prices is forcing energy majors to tighten their belts on exploration, even if finding new deposits remains essential to their existence. While the sector is increasingly diversifying into greener energies such as wind power, its core business remains oil and gas. …

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