From the Philippines to New Zealand, nations speed up their energy licensing programs to attract players of all sizes to large oil and gas reserves at costs affordable to companies from large majors to small independents and national oil companies.
The Philippine Islands wants to reach 60% energy efficiency by 2010 under the Philippine
A Malaysian technician works Shell Exploration and Production’s smart field platform offshore Brunei. (Photo courtesy of Shell Exploration and Production)
Energy Plan 2005-2014, but that’s a tough goal considering most discoveries in...