Energy briefs

IN TODAY'S Energy Briefs: NGP scaled back; Gorgon repair bill; Arctic spill concerns; Petrobangla awards blocks; Ghana's missing millions; Petrobras to axe 12,000; Alberta boom over; UK workers sing for cancer; US rigs plunge; Oilex partner criticised; Shell quits China shale; Pipeline protest; Kosmos wins leases; Range pleased; Antares delay; Wartsila in India; Samson closes deal; Sevan takes hit; US oil hits Europe; and Shell HQ raided by police.

Jemena

Pipeline owner Jemena has been forced to reduce the size of its proposed Northern Gas Pipeline after resource developers were deterred by the lack of bipartisan support for onshore drilling in

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