http://www.worldoil.com WorldOil Activist investor to stake $1B on changing shale operations https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/26/activist-investor-to-stake-1b-on-changing-shale-operations The energy-focused private equity firm Kimmeridge Energy Management is looking for a U.S. shale producer to target for an overhaul, saying the sector has become “uninvestable.” Shell moving ahead in Mexico deepwater, with production to wait for a new government https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/26/shell-moving-ahead-in-mexico-deepwater-with-production-to-wait-for-a-new-government Shell is pushing ahead on its massive deep-water drilling plan in Mexico, even as it doesn’t foresee production starting under the current government. Exxon hits 15-year low prior to new strategy rollout https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/25/exxon-hits-15-year-low-prior-to-new-strategy-rollout Exxon Mobil fell to a 15-year low on Monday just over a week before CEO Darren Woods is scheduled to present the oil explorer’s long-term strategic plan to investors and analysts. Equinor decides against Great Australian Bight exploration https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/25/equinor-decides-against-great-australian-bight-exploration Equinor ASA has dropped plans for oil drilling deep in the ocean off Australia’s south coast following a sustained campaign from environmentalists who said the project posed too big a risk to the marine ecosystem. What's new in exploration https://www.worldoil.com/magazine/2020/february-2020/columns/whats-new-in-exploration 2020—Had enough yet? CGG, Fairfield team up on new Permian multi-client seismic program https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/12/cgg-fairfield-team-up-on-new-permian-multi-client-seismic-program The new wide-azimuth datasets will provide a better understanding of the structural complexity of the transition between the Central Basin Platform and surrounding basins to enhance industry drilling efforts. Tullow to slash jobs, close offices after poor Africa and Guyana results https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/6/tullow-to-slash-jobs-close-offices-after-poor-africa-and-guyana-results Tullow Oil will reduce its headcount in Kenya by about 40% as part of a company-wide restructuring following poor performances at its Africa and Guyana operations. UAE finds 80 tcf gas field, the world’s biggest since 2005 https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/6/uae-finds-80-tcf-gas-field-the-world-s-biggest-since-2005 Dubai and Abu Dhabi made what could be the world’s largest natural gas discovery since 2005 as the two biggest sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates aim to push the country to energy self-sufficiency. Guyana slams activist group’s “cunning and calculated attack” on Exxon deal https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/5/guyana-slams-activist-group-s-cunning-and-calculated-attack-on-exxon-deal Guyana vigorously defended its oil contract with ExxonMobil after the deal was criticized by human-rights group Global Witness just a month before the country holds a general election. UAE finds world’s biggest gas field since 2005 https://www.worldoil.com/news/2020/2/3/uae-finds-world-s-biggest-gas-field-since-2005 Dubai and Abu Dhabi made what could be the world’s largest natural gas discovery since 2005 as the two biggest sheikhdoms in the United Arab Emirates aim to push the country to energy self sufficiency.