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April 07, 2015
Kobolev: 55% for private companies is very high rents, but we hope that they will remain

Chairman of the board "Naftogaz" Andrew Kobolev said that the Dutch-British oil and gas company Shell may leave another project in Ukraine due to the government's decision to establish an annuity of 55%. He said this in the program "Shuster Live». "As the company Shell, just to clarify. There are several projects, one they really have left because of the war in the east, unfortunately, the project sales, is now open to question whether to continue or not, because the rent and that the government has set very high, "- said Kobolev.

Roman Storozhev: «The opening of access to geological information will increase the investment attractiveness of the oil and gas industry»
April 6, 2015

Roman Storozhev, president of the Association "Subsoil users of Ukraine" commented progress in improving access to the geological information and challenges faced by the government in this area.

April 01, 2015
US plans to allow companies to exploration and production in the Arctic

Cabinet US is now considering the possibility of mining companies the right to begin drilling in the Arctic - in areas of Alaska and in the North Atlantic. As the text developed by the Department of the Interior resolution in the years 2017-2022 is expected to pay to rent a number of corporations engaged in the production of hydrocarbon resources, 10 sites in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico, 3, located on the Arctic shelf of Alaska and 1 - in the North Atlantic. Suitable applications for the right to operate these sites were made up to 30 March.

April 01, 2015
Is there a future in gas production Ukraine?
ICPS April 03, 2015 At 12:30 INVITES at a round table on the topic: "Is there a future in gas production UKRAINE"?
The roundtable will discuss the following topics:
- The new fiscal policy VS stimulation of domestic production;
- Whether Ukraine compete for investment in the region after the amendments to the Tax Code;
- Strict tax administration or incentives: factors to increase revenue;
- The conservation of the gas companies investment programs to explore new fields;
- Finding ways to preserve the volume of natural gas in the crisis and ways to optimize the heating season 2015/2016.
For more information, please e-mail or call (044) 253-44-43
March 25, 2015
Attention subsoil users!

Ukrainian State Geological Institute (UkrDGRI) takes the state geological examination reports on the results of geological study and other geological materials. Cost of thr geological examination - 40 000 UAH.

March 25, 2015
Fracking commission appointed to study shale gas conditions

The New Brunswick government has appointed a commission to study hydraulic fracturing and report back to cabinet within one year on whether the government's conditions for shale gas development can be met. Energy Minister Donald Arseneault says it is "responsible and prudent" for the government to do its due diligence and get more information about hydraulic fracturing. (CBC)

March 25, 2015
I.Plachkov: Development of the energy balance is required for the heating season

For stability of the autumn-winter 2015/2016 years. Ukraine needs to urgently develop the overall energy balance of the country with maximum detail. This was during a press conference, said Chairman of the "Ukrainian Energy Assembly", ex-Minister of Fuel and Energy Minister Ivan Plachkov, the correspondent.

March 25, 2015
In the Zaporozhye region the entity selected granite deposit

Kuibyshev district prosecutor's office has returned to state ownership land with total area of ​​nearly 60 hectares and cost more than 1.3 million UAH. According to the press service of the Prosecutor's Office of Zaporozhye region in 2005 the Kuibyshev granite quarry received special permission for use of mineral resources and use the land for the development of the field of granite.

March 23, 2015
"Nadra Ukraine" has identified 15 promising "shale" sections

NAK "Nadra Ukraine" identified 15 promising sites and development of methodological grounds for drilling operations for the extraction of shale gas. Such intentions the company said, noting that for each of these objects is developed separate business project in order to attract investment capital.

March 23, 2015
Ministry of Environment has opened up access to information about the review and the cost of special permits

The Ministry of Environment has opened access to information about the cost of special permits for subsoil and subsoil acquired geological information that have been sold in recent years. This ministry said in a statement. Also in the public domain can now find information about the status of applications for special permits for subsoil korytuvannya.