Dio succeeds John Mingé who will chair the National Petroleum Council study into carbon capture utilization and storage.
Noble agreed to sell its Gulf of Mexico assets to Fieldwood Energy the same day Fieldwood sought bankruptcy protection to reduce its debt by $1.6 billion.
The founder and former top executive of several E&Ps including Chesapeake, SandRidge and Tapstone will partner with Bayou City Energy to hunt for acquisitions in Oklahoma and Kansas.
SandRidge said it had received interest regarding "alternative transactions" from other producers, though did not provide further details.
Combination expected to close in the second-quarter of 2018.
Tullow Oil Plc has priced its offering of $800 million aggregate principal amount of 7% senior notes due 2025.
ExxonMobil Corp.’s senior vice president Mark W. Albers intends to retire, effective April 1, 2018, after more than 38 years of service.
Vitol’s Ian Taylor will step down as CEO and continue as chairman, the company said on March 15, naming a long-time ally and insider, Russell Hardy, as the new group CEO.
Steven Schlotterbeck has resigned from the company citing personal reasons and also stepped down from the board of directors.
Name switch for Norwegian energy giant reflects move toward renewable energy.