On December 1st at the COP28 was launched the Annual International Methane Emissions Observatory (IMEO) report in which it is announced that XP has achieved the Gold Standard Pathway status from the Oil & Gas Methane Partnership (OGMP 2.0). This acknowledgment reflects XP commitment to develop a credible and robust implementation roadmap to achieve the […]
The year 2022 will go down as the annus mirabilis (remarkable year) in energy history. It has brought a tsunami of events and changes which fundamentally transformed the oil and gas markets.
by Eugen Calin Popa, Design Department Coordinator, METAN GRUP Co-author: Ioan Gheorghe Popa, General Director, METAN GRUP Romania is in the process of modernizing its gas distribution infrastructure by adopting new types of smart gas networks. This technological evolution, especially through the POIM 8.2 program promoted in 2020 (estimated budget 235m EUR), brings multiple benefits,
In today’s competitive and rapidly changing business environment, companies must stay ahead of the curve to ensure their long-term success. A powerful way to achieve this is by adopting international standards that drive excellence, streamline operations, and enhance credibility. This comprehensive guide explores seven essential standards that every organization should consider implementing in order to
Standardization first started in the electrotechnical domain, and, in our country, more organizations having standardization as a purpose have been organized chronologically, since 1927: The Commission for the Romanian Industry Norms, The Office for Rationalization and Normalization, the General Association of Engineers in Romania (AGIR). In 1948 the Romanian Centre for Normalization was established and set
In 2008, OMV Petrom entered a joint venture with ExxonMobil for the exploration of the Neptun Block in the deep-water sector of the Black Sea. The block covers an area of approximately 7,500 square kilometres in water depths ranging from 100-1,700 meters. According to OMV Petrom, over 1.5 billion USD were invested between 2008 and
We are going through complicated times, probably unique in the last 30 years and since the apparition of the current public procurement concept in Romania. According to Petroleum Club of Romania (PCoR), consultation with potential tenderers, provided by the law (Law No. 208/11.07.2022, updating Law No. 98/2016), is missing. “Before initiating the award procedure, the