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Oil Field

Texas Oil Field Explosion Kills 2, Injures 9

AP | Posted 04.30.2014 | Green

MENTONE, Texas (AP) — A buildup of pressure caused an explosion as workers were changing a wellhead Wednesday at a West Texas oil field, killing two...

Is Tunisia the New Hot Spot for Energy Investors? Interview with John Nelson

James Burgess | Posted 06.12.2013 | Business
James Burgess

Until recently Tunisia was considered to be a minor league and relatively underexplored venue in Africa's rapidly expanding oil & gas scene. This situation has quickly changed with new bid rounds and forced relinquishments creating an opportunity for new companies to come in.

Scientists Find Mega-0il Field... 1,300 Light Years Away

James Burgess | Posted 02.18.2013 | Green
James Burgess

Have our wishes been answered? Scientists have found an oil field which contains 200 times more hydrocarbons than there is water on the whole of the Earth. Time to wave peak oil goodbye forever... but before you do I should probably inform you of the tiny hiccup in any plan to develop this oil field.

Life On An Oil Field 'Man Camp'

AP | By MARTHA IRVINE | Posted 11.02.2011 | Green

WILLISTON, N.D. -- You can almost smell the opportunity along Highway 2. It oozes deep from the sloping North Dakota prairie where oil derricks and na...