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Vol. 17, No. 3

This issue of GEO ExPro Magazine focuses on Europe and South East Asia; Unconventional Exploration; Visualisation and Imaging; and Alternative Energy

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5 Editorial

6 Regional Update: Challenges in South East Asia

8 Licensing Update: Liberia

10 A Minute to Read

30 Alternative Energy: A Geoenergy Collage

32 Hot Spot: The Guyana–Suriname Connection

38 GEO Profile: Sir Mark Moody-Stuart

48 Recent Advances in Technology: From Arrhenius to CO2 Storage – Part VIII

52 Technology Explained: Mapping in Microns

70 Reservoir Management: Seeing theWorld in Three Dimensions

72 GEO Media: Hydraulic Fracturing andEnvironmental Issues

74 Exploration Update

76 FlowBack: No Pain, No Gain


14 Cover Story: Industry Issues: Who Needs Geoscientists?

20 Seismic Foldout: GeoStreamer X in the Viking Graben

26 Exploration: Game Changer for Unconventional Reservoirs

34 GEO Tourism: Australia’s Amazing South West Corner

42 Seismic Foldout: Imaging in the Faroe-Shetland Basin

56 Country Profile: Philippines – Land of Irony and Opportunity

60 Reservoir Management: A Journey to the Centre of the Earth

64 Seismic Foldout: Broadband 2D Seismic Unlocks Banda Arc


Country Profile Asia

Oil and Gas Exploration in The Philippines

Although the Philippines remains very much underexplored, working petroleum systems, proven hydrocarbon accumulations and an energy hungry economy suggest a promising future for oil and gas exploration and production in the region.
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Reservoir Management North West Europe

Reservoir Modelling in 3D

A geologist turned reservoir engineer makes a plea to fellow reservoir engineers to use all the tools at their disposal, including studying 3D visualisations to better understand hydrocarbon reservoir simulations.
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Editorials Australasia

Australian Energy from Hydrogen

Following the launch of the Hydrogen Energy Supply Chain pilot in 2018, Australia has taken important step towards developing a hydrogen industry in May 2020 as key legislation passed through Parliament.
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Editorials Asia

India’s CO2 Emissions Fall

According to the environmental website CarbonBrief, India’s CO2 emissions have fallen year-on-year for the first time in 40 years, showing a drop of about 1% in the fiscal year ending in March 2020.
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Exploration Asia

Oil and Gas Exploration Challenges in South East Asia

South East Asian oil and gas explorers started 2020 with new licensing rounds and extensive exploration drilling and seismic programmes planned but the current economically challenging conditions created by Covid-19 is likely to extend, delay or temporarily suspend these activities.
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Editorials Worldwide

Energy Reimagined

Renewable energy has supply issues just as oil and gas does but as we move to a lower emissions world, choice and variety in our energy supply is vital, and we need to work together to ensure that supply is available to all.
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Editorials Worldwide

GEO ExPro Vol. 17, No. 3 Out Now!

Geoscience magazine GEO ExPro Vol. 17, No. 3 is available for download. This issue of GEO ExPro Magazine focuses on Europe and South East Asia; Unconventional Exploration; Visualisation and Imaging; and Alternative Energy
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