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12.08.2014 U.S. oil output from major shale plays to rise 89,000 bpd in Sept

U.S. oil production from the country's fastest-growing shale plays is set to rise by some 89,000 barrels per day in September from a month earlier, Energy Information Administration data showed on Monday.

08.08.2014 Japan, US to Develop Fuel-Cell Submarine

Japan and the United States will jointly develop a fuel-cell powered submarine that can run for a month under the sea on a single charge, a report said Friday.

05.08.2014 How shale gas can boost US manufacturing

The American shale gas boom has the potential to revitalize domestic manufacturing, and a new report from a University of Michigan-led panel recommends steps to make that happen in a responsible manner.

17.07.2014 Texas Shale Boom Could Be Nation's Biggest Ever — Consultant

Taylor Consulting reports that its latest estimates for the Cline Shale formation predict that the formation could soon kick off the biggest oil and gas boom in U.S. history.

01.07.2014 Subsea 7 S.A. takes action to facilitate the use of its vessels in US waters

Subsea 7 S.A. has acted to facilitate use of its vessels for energy development related projects executed in US waters, the company reported in a news release.

30.05.2014 Lifting US Export Restrictions Would Lower Gas Prices – IHS

Lifting the 1970’s-era restrictions on U.S.

08.08.2013 BHP’s CEO Sees U.S. Shale Expansion as Mineral Demand Grows

Bloomberg reports that BHP Billiton Ltd. (BHP), the world’s biggest mining company, signaled it will expand in the shale oil and gas industry in the U.S., forecasting global commodity demand will jump 75 percent over the next 15 years.

04.07.2013 Chevron Plans Corporate Expansion in Houston

U.S. oil giant Chevron is planning a new downtown office tower to accommodate its expansion in the city, the Houston Business Journal reported. According to the newspaper, the expansion could bring another 1,752 jobs to the city.

21.05.2013 Gunvor Unit’s Oil Trading Activities Under Investigation in U.S.

A subsidiary of Gunvor Group Ltd., the independent energy trader, was served a subpoena by the U.S. Attorney’s office in April 2011 for documents relating to its oil-trading activities, Bloomberg reports.

15.05.2013 Oil Shockwaves From U.S. Shale Boom Seen by IEA Ousting OPEC

The U.S. shale boom will send “shockwaves” through the global oil trade over the next five years, benefiting the nation’s refiners and displacing OPEC as the driver of supply growth, the IEA said, according to Bloomberg.