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 Investing News Network in the spring of 2012 and now specializes in writing about diamonds, precious metals, base metals and graphite. She holds a Certificate in Editing from Simon Fraser University, which she completed in 2013.
Hillcrest Resources Ltd. (TSXV:HRH) announced that it has started developing the Donner #4 well site, which is located about 500 feet southwest of the Donner #1 well. The company plans to provide an update when a drill rig comes on site.
Donald Benson, president of Nordic Oil and Gas Ltd. (TSXV:NOG), announced that his company has entered into a farm-in agreement on a section of petroleum and natural gas leases in Noel, British Columbia.
Adira Energy Ltd. (TSXV:ADL,OTCBB:ADENF) announced that it has published a revised resource report for for the Yam Hadera license, located offshore Israel. Adira has the option to buy a 15-percent participating interest in the license subject to certain conditions.
Reuters reported that Turkey is planning to increase the exploration of basins in its Southeast, East and Western Thrace areas in the hope of finding sizeable shale gas reserves. Turkey’s interest is motivated by its desire to reduce its energy import dependency.
CNNMoney reported that a range of factors, including higher oil prices, production cuts and the closing of refineries, have caused gas prices to rise for 32 days in a row, increasing by more than 13 percent during that time.
The BBC reported that the United States has approved CNOOC’s (NYSE:CEO,HKEX:0883) acquisition of Canada’s Nexen (NYSE:NXY,TSX:NXY). The deal has already been okayed by Canadian authorities, so approval from the US means that the path for the sale is now clear.
CBC News reported that increasing costs have not deterred ExxonMobil (NYSE:XOM) and its partners from moving forward with the Newfoundland-based Hebron oil project. They plan to begin construction and fabrication of the Hebron platform and expect first oil to be reached at the end of 2017.