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Exploration & Production Featured Stories:

    • Chevron & Honeywell: World’s First Commercial ISOALKY Ionic Liquids Alkylation Unit

      by Tina Olivero

      Chevron Corporation and Honeywell have announced the commissioning and start-up of the world’s first commercial-scale ISOALKY process unit that utilizes ionic liquids to produce alkylate. The ISOALKY™ technology represents a major innovation in alkylation technology. First used in Chevron’s Salt Lake City refinery, the ISOALKY™ technology is designed to meet the refining industry’s needs for a cost-effective alternative to conventional liquid acid systems […]

    • OIL & GAS: Think bigger my people, think bigger!

      by Tina Olivero

      EDITORIAL OPINION: Ms. Tina Olivero, 30 year publisher, The Oil & Gas Magazine Canada’s oil and gas industry is our golden egg, our treasure chest, and one of our top commodities. Natural gas and oil are Canada’s top export commodities. Exports of crude oil, bitumen, natural gas and natural gas liquids generated more than $102 […]

    • PACKAGE IT UP: The NL Offshore Land Lottery

      by Tina Olivero

      Covid-19 has much the world’s oil and gas industry on hold. When we stop moving, we stop using energy at the level we did. On top of a dramatic decrease in oil and gas consumption, oil prices have drastically declined. As a result of these two factors, oil companies and contractors have laid off employees […]

    • ABB: increases offshore wind reliability

      by Tina Olivero

      Offshore wind energy has long been a possibility for renewable energy solutions however it’s been impeded by unreliability as wind is not a stable ever present source of energy generation. Even for places like Offshore Newfoundland, which is one of the top 10 windiest places on earth, there’s still a consideration of a consistent, steady, […]

    • WE GOT GAS: Natural Gas

      by Tina Olivero

      There’s a lot of demand for LNG, especially in areas around the globe that do not readily have access to energy. According to the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers, there is an estimated demand for Liquified Natural Gas amounting to an estimated 300 year supply in Canada. Natural Gas could mean securing Canada’s energy supply […]

    • PEAK DRILLING OFFSHORE NEWFOUNDLAND: 2021-2022

      by Tina Olivero

      Canada’s production and delivery of oil products, natural gas and electricity contributes about $170 billion to Canada’s GDP. The energy industry is one of the most important contributors to Canada’s economy and provides the foundation for our health care, education, and other social services in the country. According to Natural Resources Canada: In 2018, Canada’s […]