Ownership and Control of Oil: Explaining Policy Choices across Producing Countries (Hardcover)

Ownership and Control of Oil examines government decisions about how much control to exert over the petroleum industry, focusing on the role of National Oil Companies in the production of crude oil since the nationalizations in the 1970s. What are the motives for which some producing states opt for less and NOT more control of their oil production sector? When can International Oil Companies enter the upstream industry of producing

International Regulatory Regime for Offshore Decommissioning

This book explores the regulatory structure of the Nigerian Petroleum Industry and indeed the national environmental law with a view to ascertaining efficacy of the legal regime on decommissioning of disused offshore oil installations. It finds that the existing legal structure is grossly inadequate to serve the needs of a process as complex and environmentally-sensitive as offshore decommissioning. The book thus embarked on a voyage of formulating a befitting legal

Sandstone Diagenesis: Recent and Ancient

A reader and reference for students and professionals in geology and other earth sciences, comprised of 39 selected from the journal Sedimentology over the past 30 years. They revolve around diagenesis, a suite of physical, chemical, and biological processes that alter over time the texture, mineralogy, and fluid-flow characteristics of sedimentary rock after it has been deposited, in the case examined here, sandstone. The first section considers eogenesis, or early

Investigation of Loss of Well Control Eugene Island Block 107, Well B-1 Workover Ocs-G 15241 8 March 2003

The surface and bottomhole location for Well B-1 is within lease OCS-G 15241, which covers approximately 5,000 acres and is located in Eugene Island Block 107 (EI-107) Gulf of Mexico, offshore Louisiana (for lease location, see Attachment 1). In 1995, the lease OCS-G 15241 was issued to Norcen Exploration and Production, Inc. (hereinafter referred to as “Norcen”). Subsequently, in 1998 the lease was transferred to Union Pacific Resources who became

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The Case of Mr. Lucraft

Sir Walter Besant (1836-1901) was a novelist and historian from London. His sister-in-law was Annie Besant. In 1855, he was admitted to Christ’s College, Cambridge, where he graduated in 1859. He settled in London in 1867 and took the duties of Secretary to the Palestine Exploration Fund. In 1868 he published Studies in French Poetry. Three years later he began a collaboration with James Rice. Among their joint productions were