Rio de Janeiro

  • Brazil Hits Record Oil, Gas Output in June

    Brazil Hits Record Oil, Gas Output in June

    Thursday, 4th August 2016
    Brazil's oil and natural gas production increased to its highest-ever level of 3.21mb/d in June, a rise of 7.1% compared to a year earlier.
  • Petrobras to Re-Open its Rio de Janeiro Refinery

    Petrobras to Re-Open its Rio de Janeiro Refinery

    Tuesday, 26th July 2016
    The board of Brazil’s Petrobras has voted to restart limited work at its idled refinery in Rio de Janeiro, but decided to cancel the proposed second processing train and lubricants plant at the complex.
  • Brazil to Auction 4 Sub-Salt Areas in 2017

    Brazil to Auction 4 Sub-Salt Areas in 2017

    Sunday, 10th July 2016
    According to the Incoming Secretary of oil and gas at Brazil’s Ministry of Energy, Marcio Felix, the Brazilian government has announced its plans to hold its second auction of four sub-salt exploration and production areas by mid 2017.