repsol abandons oil and gas exploration off canary islands

repsol abandons oil and gas exploration off canary islands

2014-11-18 · Oil exploration vessel Rowan Renaissance started drilling at dawn some 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, off the west coast of Africa, a Repsol spokesman said.

2014-11-28 · Spanish oil giant Repsol's ship Rowan Renaissance (center) sails off the coast of Lanzarote, Canary Islands, southwestern Spain, on Nov. 17. Repsol began drilling for oil …

2014-11-11 · If Repsol estimates prove correct, the Canary oil wells could supply about 10% of Spain's oil needs. Drilling off the Islands are not viewed positively by island inhabitants, however, who believe ...

2014-8-13 · Spanish oil company Repsol has been given final approval to begin exploratory work offshore the Canary Islands. The decision has been announced in the Spanish government’s official bulletin, today, August 13, 2014. Repsol plans to use the Rowan Renaissance drillship, currently engaged in an offshore block in Namibia, to drill for oil in the so far unexplored area off the coasts of the ...

2015-1-16 · Energy giant Repsol abandoned its controversial search for oil and gas off Spain's Canary Islands Friday, delighting locals and environmentalists but dashing Madrid's hopes that the project would ease its energy dependency. After two months of exploration two kilometres (1.2 miles) below the sea bed some 50 kilometres from the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, Repsol said in a statement ...

2015-1-21 · A highly controversial oil project that Spain’s national government had pinned its hopes on was just cancelled. Spanish oil giant Repsol has decided to call off drilling near the Canary Islands ...

2014-5-30 · Spain's Environment Ministry said it foresees no significant adverse impacts from Repsol SA's proposed exploration for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands.

2021-5-15 · Repsol, the Spanish oil company, started prospecting for oil off the Canary Islands on Tuesday amid stiff opposition from local politicians and environmentalists. R epsol is the lead operator of a consortium that has earmarked $350 million to cover an exploration …

2014-11-18 · Spanish energy firm Repsol began searching for oil Tuesday in the waters off the Canary Islands, a top holiday destination, despite objections from environmentalists and the local government. Oil exploration vessel Rowan Renaissance started drilling at dawn some 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, off the ...

Repsol has abandoned a contentious exploration project off the Canary Islands after the Spanish energy company found no oil in the region and only small quantities of gas.. Repsol’s plans around ...

2014-8-27 · Two oil drilling platforms and a drillship at the Reina Sofía dock in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Elvira Urquijo A. / EFE. Oil giant Repsol will work alone during the first oil prospecting expedition in waters off the Canary Islands, sources familiar with the situation have told EL PAÍS.. The company chaired by Antonio Brufau is in talks with the other two members of the consortium ...

2015-1-16 · Spanish energy giant Repsol on Friday abandoned a controversial oil and gas exploration off the Canary Islands saying it only found small deposits that were not worth drilling. After two months of explorations more than two kilometres (1.2 miles) below the sea bed, Repsol said Friday it would not take the explorations any further.

2021-7-5 · Repsol has completed operations on an exploratory well offshore the Canary Islands. The DP drillship Rowan Renaissance spudded the Sandia program well on Nov. 18, 2014, 60 km (37 mi) from the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura.. On Jan. 11, the well, drilled in 882 m (2,893 ft) of water, reached a TD of 3,093 m (10,147 ft).

Repsol has abandoned a contentious exploration project off the Canary Islands after the Spanish energy company found no oil in the region and only small quantities of gas. Repsol’s plans around ...

2015-1-20 · Energy giant Repsol abandoned its controversial search for oil and gas off Spain’s Canary Islands​, delighting locals and environmentalists but dashing Madrid’s hopes that the project would ease...

2014-9-19 · This opposition movement is ramping up its efforts with an international campaign – Save Canarias – to protect the Canary Islands from oil spills and other potentially catastrophic threats associated with underwater hydrocarbon exploration and drilling. The Canary Islands are a Spanish archipelago of eight inhabited islands located just off ...

2015-1-16 · Spanish energy company Repsol says it has ended oil and gas exploration off the Canary Islands after analysis showed there were insufficient finds to merit extraction.

2014-7-15 · Spanish oil company Repsol could begin prospecting for its $7-billion oil exploration project off the Canary Islands in October, Industry Minister Jose Manuel Soria said on Tuesday. Spain's ...

2015-1-16 · MADRID— Repsol on Friday said it would abandon drilling off the Canary Islands, ending a year-long conflict that had pitted the Spanish oil company and …

2014-6-11 · Spain’s government set rules for Repsol (OTCQX:REPYY, OTCQX:REPYF) to explore for oil off the Canary Islands, noting that the $10B project drew …

Repsol Gets Environmental Approval for Canary Islands Exploration Source: WSJ - Thu 29th May 2014 Spain's Environment Ministry said it foresees no significant adverse impact from Repsol's proposed exploration for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands.

2015-1-16 · Spanish oil company Repsol has called off exploratory drilling in the sea around the Canary Islands. It said a discovery of oil and gas had been found but in water-logged subsoil and in small ...

2015-1-16 · MADRID — The Spanish energy company Repsol said on Friday that it was abandoning oil and gas exploration off the Canary Islands after an initial survey yielded insufficient results to merit...

2014-11-18 · Spanish energy firm Repsol began searching for oil Tuesday in the waters off the Canary Islands, a top holiday destination, despite objections from environmentalists and the local government. Oil exploration vessel Rowan Renaissance started drilling at dawn some 50 kilometres (30 miles) from the islands of Lanzarote and Fuerteventura, off the west coast of Africa, a Repsol spokesman said.

2015-1-16 · SPANISH energy giant Repsol has abandoned its oil and gas exploration project off the Canary Islands. The controversial project – which has faced …

2015-1-23 · Repsol Abandons Oil Exploration off the Canary Islands. 23/01/15. Last week, the Spanish government and the oil company Repsol announced the cancellation of their plans to prospect for oil in the Canary Islands. Following a first round of …

2014-5-30 · Spain okays Repsol plan for Canary Islands exploration. The Spanish government on Thursday gave oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move that environmental groups described as "unjustifiable".

2015-1-16 · Spanish energy giant Repsol on Friday abandoned a controversial oil and gas exploration off the Canary Islands saying it only found small deposits that were not worth drilling.

The Spanish government has given oil giant Repsol the green light to explore for oil and gas off the coast of the Canary Islands, a move that environmental groups described as "unjustifiable".

2015-1-16 · Energy giant Repsol announced on Friday that it was terminating its oil and gas exploration in Canary Island waters, as reserves were found to be too small and of poor quality. “An analysis of samples obtained from the Sandía site survey confirmed the existence of gas – from methane to hexane – but lacking the volume and quality required ...

2014-11-19 · To remind, Repsol was given final approval by the Spanish government to begin exploratory work off Canary Islands in August 2014. The licence had been awarded to Repsol and its partners Woodside and RWE Dea back in 2002, but due to several appeals against the drilling in the area the drilling was delayed.