Oct 25, 2015

Inpex considers revival of abandoned Akita oil field

Resources developer Inpex Corp. will survey a long-closed oil field in Akita Prefecture to study the feasibility of resuming crude production via advanced technologies, its officials said. In the first half of 2016, Inpex plans to drill a well in the northern district of ...

Mar 26, 2015

LNG export project kicks off in Maryland

A ground-breaking ceremony was held in Cove Point, Maryland, on Wednesday for facilities related to a project to export liquefied natural gas to Japan. The project, which involves Sumitomo Corp., will see some 2.3 million tons of LNG shipped to Japan annually after the ...