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Petrobras, Total complete $1.95bn deal involving Lapa and Iara concessions Brazil's Petrobras has completed a $1.95bn transaction involving the transfer of rights and ownership in the Lapa and Iara concessions in the pre-salt Santos Basin to French oil major Total. Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News
Avangrid Renewables commissions 500MW wind farms in US By EBR Staff Writer
Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of Spanish energy company Iberdrola has started commercial operations at three new wind farms with a combined capacity of more than 500MW in the US.
Power Generation > Wind > News ExxonMobil encounters hydrocarbons at P’nyang South-2 well in Papua New Guinea By EBR Staff Writer
ExxonMobil and its partners have encountered hydrocarbon-bearing reservoirs at the P’nyang South-2 ST1 well located in the Western Province of Papua New Guinea.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News Ineos forms new European oil and gas business units By EBR Staff Writer
Petrochemical major Ineos has formed six new oil and gas businesses following the completion of various oil and gas acquisitions in the North Sea.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News
Onshore wind generation costs on par with other power sources now, says IRENA By EBR Staff Writer
A new report from International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) revealed that onshore wind power generation has now become as affordable as any other source.
Power Generation > Wind > News Petrobras, Total complete $1.95bn deal involving Lapa and Iara concessions By EBR Staff Writer
Brazil's Petrobras has completed a $1.95bn transaction involving the transfer of rights and ownership in the Lapa and Iara concessions in the pre-salt Santos Basin to French oil major Total.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News Polyus scraps deal to divest stake to Fosun Russian gold producer Polyus said that its principal shareholder Polyus Gold International (PGIL) has terminated an agreement to sell 12,561,868 of its ordinary shares to a consortium led by Fosun International.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News

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ExxonMobil encounters hydrocarbons at P’nyang South-2 well in Papua New Guinea
By EBR Staff Writer
ExxonMobil and its partners have encountered hydrocarbon-bearing reservoirs at the P’nyang South-2 ST1 well located in the Western Province of Papua New Guinea.
Oil & Gas > Exploration & Development > News
Ineos forms new European oil and gas business units
By EBR Staff Writer
Petrochemical major Ineos has formed six new oil and gas businesses following the completion of various oil and gas acquisitions in the North Sea.
Oil & Gas > Drilling & Production > News

Power Generation

Avangrid Renewables commissions 500MW wind farms in US
By EBR Staff Writer
Avangrid Renewables, a subsidiary of Spanish energy company Iberdrola has started commercial operations at three new wind farms with a combined capacity of more than 500MW in the US.
Power Generation > Wind > News
Onshore wind generation costs on par with other power sources now, says IRENA
By EBR Staff Writer
A new report from International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) revealed that onshore wind power generation has now become as affordable as any other source.
Power Generation > Wind > News

Power Distribution

TEP plans to seek bids for 100-150MW of wind energy
Tucson Electric Power (TEP) plans to issue a request for proposals (RFP) for the design and construction of new wind energy resources that could provide power to 31,000 homes annually.
Power Generation > Wind > News
ATXI wins PSC approval for Mark Twain Transmission Project in Missouri, US
By EBR Staff Writer
Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois (ATXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ameren, has secured final approval from the Missouri Public Service Commission (PSC) to build, operate and maintain the Mark Twain Transmission Project.
Power Distribution > Utilities Network > News

Mining & Commodities

Polyus scraps deal to divest stake to Fosun
Russian gold producer Polyus said that its principal shareholder Polyus Gold International (PGIL) has terminated an agreement to sell 12,561,868 of its ordinary shares to a consortium led by Fosun International.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News
Tahoe terminates 250 jobs at Guatemala silver mine amid license suspension
By EBR Staff Writer
US-based precious metals producer Tahoe Resources has terminated 250 jobs at its Escobal silver mine in Guatemala operated by its local subsidiary Minera San Rafael.
Mining & Commodities > Minerals & Materials > News