A Vancouver native, Charlotte recently graduated from Simon Fraser University, where she majored in English and Humanities. During her time there, SFU’s Writing and Communications program caught her attention, and she began working towards a Certificate in Editing. After completing an editorial internship at Vancouver’s Western Living magazine in the fall of 2010, she knew that she wanted to pursue editing further.
Charlotte started working for the Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She received her Certificate in Editing in 2013.
Mining Weekly reported that Andrew Mackenzie, CEO of BHP Billiton Ltd. (NYSE:BHP,ASX:BHP,LSE:BLT), believes that although the US shale gas industry is growing quickly, coal will continue to be the most dominant source of fuel worldwide for the coming years.
FX Energy Inc. (NASDAQ:FXEN) announced that it has started production at the Komorze-3 well, located at its Poland-based Fences concession. Currently, its production rate sits at 1.1 million cubic feet of gas per day.
CNBC reported that according to a study completed by IHS, natural gas prices are likely to remain cheap for “at least the next 20 years.” The company anticipates a long-term average annual price of $4 to $5 per million British thermal units.
Kodiak Oil & Gas Corp. (NYSE:KOG) provided its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2013 and 2013 as a whole, commenting that during Q4, it oil and gas sales were valued at $266.5 million, a 104-percent increase from the year-ago period.
Mooncor Oil & Gas Corp. (TSXV:MOO) and Birch Lake Energy Inc. (TSXV:BLK) announced that they have entered into a non-binding letter of agreement under which Mooncor will acquire all the common shares of Birch Lake. The companies anticipate the acquisition being completed via a triangular amalgamation.
Bloomberg reported yesterday that because Europe’s natural gas stockpiles are currently at their highest level since at least 2009, it is unlikely that turmoil in Ukraine will cause a supply disruption.
Reuters reported that Britain plans to create a new oil and gas regulator in order to help exploration companies in the United Kingdom “speed up their search” for the fuels. The move was prompted by “plunging North Sea production rates.”