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Daily Telegraph: Database: Energy: Saturday 30 December 2006

• Shares of Exxon Mobil, the world’s biggest corporation, had their largest annual increase since 1980 as the company boosted oil production and crude prices rose to an all- time high.

• Royal Dutch Shell will cut its proven oil and gas reserves by more than 4pc when it gives up half its stake in Russia’s Sakhalin-2 venture, analysts said.

• Gazprom, Russia’s natural-gas export monopoly, is continuing talks with Belarus to avoid a Jan. 1 cutoff that could curb deliveries to Europe.

• Empyrean Energy, a UK-based oil and gas explorer with projects in the US and Germany, said it made a net loss in the six months through Sept. 30 on rising administrative costs.

• Rosneft is in talks with Royal Dutch Shell, ConocoPhillips and three other non-Russian companies on developing a field in the Black Sea, Interfax said, citing an unidentified person familiar with the talks.

• Centurion Energy International, the Canadian oil company that’s being acquired by a United Emirates-based energy company, announced the termination of plans by Royal Dutch Shell to help it explore for natural gas in Egypt’s Nile Delta. and its sister websites,,,,, and are all owned by John Donovan. There is also a Wikipedia article.

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