Daily Archives: Thursday, 4 May 2023, 22:48

CGX finds high quality oil offshore Guyana but uncertain about commercial quantity

Last Updated on Thursday, 4 May 2023, 22:48 by Denis Chabrol CGX Energy, a Canadian company, has announced that has discovered high quality oil at the Wei-1 well offshore Guyana, but there are no clear indications if the amount of oil will be in commercial quantities as drilling continues. “A comprehensive logging campaign in the Maastrichtian interval indicated the presence ...

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Opposition goes to court to block Local Govt Elections over boundaries

Last Updated on Thursday, 4 May 2023, 17:44 by Denis Chabrol The People’s National Congress Reform (PNCR)-led A Partnership for National Unity (APNU) has asked the High Court to order the postponement or cancellation of the June 12 Local Government Elections (LGE) on the basis that 37 constituency boundaries in 19 Local Authority Areas have been changed in violation of ...

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High Court orders Environmental Protection Agency to ensure ExxonMobil has unlimited liability for pollution; Govt to appeal decision

Last Updated on Thursday, 4 May 2023, 14:03 by Writer Guyana’s High Court on Wednesday ordered the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to compel ExxonMobil’s subsidiary, Esso Exploration and Production Guyana Limited (EEPGL), to take out an unlimited parent company guarantee and/or unlimited liability affiliate company guarantee to finance the cost of any chemical pollution. The EPA has 30 days on ...

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