Unica Alert: Ethanol Undergoing "Very Bad and Worrisome" Times

Sugarcane entity demands government institute short-term measures to reactivate sector, buffeted by a crisis since 2010 and recently worsening


Sete Brasil's Bankruptcy Plan Postponed Again

The company has been trying to get its US$ 5.9 B recovery plan approved by creditors and shareholders

Golar Spirit Leaves Brazil

Petrobras’ LNG terminals will now be served by only two gas tankers


José Firmo Should Be the New IBP President

The Board of Directors should approve him as Jorge Camargo’s replacement later this week


Seabed Geosolutions Snares Petrobras Contract

The Santos Basin bottom node project will be the largest ever OBN survey, spanning some 1,600 km2


BEHIND THE NEWS: Petrobras Plans To Open BR Distribuidora’s Capital

An Initial Public Offering (IPO), which had been considered in the past, in practice would represent the end of the fuel company’s selloff operation


Seven Waves Returns to Brazil after Two Years

The Subsea 7 ship had been in the Netherlands for repairs after suffering a fire


SBM To Build Liza FPSO

The company went more than a year without an FPSO contract, and now is slated to supply a unit to ExxonMobil in Guyana


More Drillships for Libra

The Libra consortium wants to contract one or more rigs for the project almost three years after signing first dedicated contract


Oil Workers Will Participate In General Strike

Friday will also mark the start of a work stoppage by refinery employees

BP To Supply LNG To Açu Port Hub

Prumo will negotiate agreements with the British group and Siemens to develop the gas project


Proposed Energy Reserve Auction Reveals Discord

Bidding this year shows the division in the MME, especially with the government decision to remove the EPE from the calculation of energy demand


Inpex Creates an LNG Division

The company also has new legal support area


Rains Reduce Bolivian Gas by 50%

Petrobras said the amount of gas imported is on the order of 15 million m³/day


DEA Intends To Participate In Upcoming Brazilian Auctions

The German oil company is opening an office in Rio de Janeiro, evaluating its options and starting to assemble a team


SCGÁS Projects Increase In Gas Consumption In June And July

Consumption rose 7.8%, continuing a trend that began in January, but the company's revenue fell with changes in the rate regulations


Oil States Closes In on New Petrobras Contract

The company made the lowest bid for intervention services, storage, preservation and maintenance of dual bore risers