The Prism Energy Services new energy efficiency website

prism energy servicesPrism Energy Services (www.prismenergyservices.com) has recently changed its energy efficiency website to provide customers with a great tool to access any and all information about new energy efficiency measures and easier access to energy efficiency solutions.

“We’re proud of our new website,” said William McFadden, marketing manager for Prism Energy Services, an energy efficiency company based in Quincy, MA. The new website will provide utility customers more up-to-date information on energy efficiency and new energy efficiency solutions. We hope the website will help people learn about the Massachusetts and New Hampshire energy programs for small businesses and the services we can provide, such as a complimentary energy audit. Continue reading

Statistics Norway sees record investment in oil and gas activity in 2014

Statistics Norway sees record investment in oil and gas activity in 2014 Statistics Norway is expecting a record €25.2 billion investment in 2014 with Norway planning to step up its attempt to maintain production on current levels.

According to Statistics Norway, total investments in oil and gas activity in 2014, including pipeline transportation, are now estimated at NOK 223.3 billion (€25.2 billion); an increase of NOK 8.2 billion compared with the estimates given in the previous quarter. Continue reading

Investimento Norueguês no sector de petróleo e gás deverá atingir o pico em 2014

Investimento Norueguês no sector de petróleo e gás deverá atingir o pico em 2014De acordo com a Associação Norueguesa de Petróleo e Gás, os investimentos em petróleo e gás no mercado interno da Noruega são esperados atingirem o pico em 2014.

O grupo espera que o investimento na indústria atinja um valor de € 28.9 bilhões (212 bilhões de coroas norueguesas) e acredita que o número se manterá nesses níveis até 2017. O setor de petróleo da Noruega tem experienciado um boom de investimento na parte de preços do petróleo nos últimos anos, há dez anos, o investimento total foi de € 7.3 bilhões ( NOK54 bilhões) . Continue reading

Conferência offshore de petróleo e gás na Noruega celebra 15º aniversário

Conferência offshore de petróleo e gás na Noruega celebra 15º aniversárioA “Offshore Technology Days” (OTD), uma das maiores conferências marítimas de petróleo e gás na Noruega, realiza-se esta semana em Stavanger, comemorando o seu 15º aniversário.

O evento anual de 2 dias, terá lugar no Forum Stavanger nos dias 23 e 24 de Outubro de 2013 – consistirá numa conferência e várias exposições. Este ano hospedará cerca de 500 exibidores e mais de 25.000 visitantes. Continue reading

Norwegian Oil and Gas Association pleased with new political platform

Norwegian Oil and Gas Association pleased with new political platformThe Norwegian Oil and Gas Association has given the political platform presented by the new Norwegian two-party coalition a positive reception.

“We’re pleased that the government makes it clear that the petroleum industry will be important for value creation and technology development in Norway for the foreseeable future,” explain Gro Brækken, director general of the Norwegian Oil and Gas Association. Continue reading

Statoil in Norwegen investiert in neue Technologien

TUjobs logoStatoil investierte jüngst schwer in Fracking-Explorationsverfahren, um die Effizienz aus Sicht der Umwelt und der Finanzen gleichzeitig zu steigern.

In den letzten Jahren hat Hydraulic Fracturing die Rohstoffindustrie revolutioniert. Die Technologie revitalisierte die US-amerikanischen Energieperspektiven und versprach wirtschaftlichen Wohlstand in Regionen auf der ganzen Welt. Continue reading

Investimentos em Petróleo na Noruega vão aumentar em 2014

Investimentos em Petróleo na Noruega vão aumentar em 2014Devido às novas descobertas de campos de petróleo, a Noruega vai aumentar as suas despesas em 3,2 % na indústria de petróleo no próximo ano, o que constitui um novo recorde para a Noruega em termos de investimentos no setor petrolífero. O centro de estatísticas da Noruega (Statistics Norway)  anunciou que os gastos em petróleo irão atingir os 35,3 bilhões de dólares em 2014, o que significa um aumento de 23,4 % em relação a 2013.

Entre 2002 e 2012, os investimentos em petróleo e gás cresceram 220%, devido a projetos de grande dimensão em Ormen Lange e Snohvit. Em 2014 , a maior parte dos investimentos será utilizado na manutenção dos campos atuais de produção. Dos 170 bilhões de dólares, 70% serão investidos no desenvolvimento de novos campos e 30 % serão utilizados na exploração. Continue reading

Oil production hits a new peak in Norway

tujobs.comNorway hit a new record in crude oil production this July. According to the Norwegian Petroleum Directorate (NPD), Norway registered a 5% increase compared to July last year. NPD explained, “High production from several fields ensured that oil production in July was the highest since May 2012.”

Due to this boost, it is expected that Norway will achieve its 2013 oil production goal. NPD said, “So far this year oil production is about 0.5% below the NPD’s prognosis.” This increase in oil production is due to new offshore developments in Norway, such as the Johan Sverdrup oil discovery. This was the biggest find in Norway and it contributes 3.3 million barrels of recoverable oil to Norwegian oil production. Continue reading