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DONG Energy becomes 100% renewable

Dong Energy has announced on May 24, 2017 the selling of the entire share capital of its oil & gas business to INEOS, becoming a pure play renewables company.

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Kosmos Energy announces major gas discovery off the coast of Senegal

Located in the Cayar Offshore Profond block, off the coast of Senegal, BP and joint-venture partner Kosmos Energy claim to have made a major gas discovery

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Mexico is ready to invest in oil & gas exploration

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Dr. Aldo Flores-Quiroga, Deputy Secretary of energy for hydrocarbons in Mexico, stated on the opening day of Offshore Technology Conference 2017 (OTC 2017) that Mexico is ready to invest in oil & gas exploration.

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Offshore Oil and Gas call for bids in Jeanne d’Arc region, Canada

The Canada‐Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C‐NLOPB or the Board), Canadian offshore oil & gas regulators, has issued a call for bids in three parcels of Jeanne d’Arc region.

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Brazil aims to raise 7.2 billion euros in oil and gas auctions by 2019

At the 6th Latin American Energy Economics Meeting, held in Rio de Janeiro on April 3, 2017, Paulo Pedrosa, Executive Secretary of the Ministry of Mines and Energy, declared that Brazilian government aims to raise 7.2 billion euros (24 billion Reais) with auctions to explore and produce Oil and Gas in the presalt exploration areas.

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