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101 Most Innovative Texas Based Energy Companies & Startups

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This article showcases our top picks for the best Texas based Energy companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Energy industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Texas Energy Startups

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Workrise

Workrise

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Workrise is a marketplace for on-demand services and skilled labor in the energy industry.

GoExpedi

GoExpedi

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GoExpedi is a leading procurement platform enabling the energy sector to more efficiently procure critical parts and supplies.

GoExpedi

Sunnova

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Sunnova is a solar power company providing nationwide coverage with local minded service to thousands of homes across the United States

GoExpedi

Moda Midstream

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Moda Midstream provides terminal, storage, and distribution solutions to bulk liquid producers.

GoExpedi

FlexGen Power Systems

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FlexGen Power Systems develops power equipment products for the military, oil and gas, marine, mining, and industrial industries.

GoExpedi

CenterPoint Energy

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CenterPoint Energy, Inc. is a domestic energy delivery company.

GoExpedi

Priority Power Management

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Priority Power Management is an energy management and consulting services firm focused on energy supply, information, and demand management.

GoExpedi

Innowatts

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Innowatts uses AI to unlock meter-level data and provide consumer and business insights to energy retailers, utilities and grid operators.

GoExpedi

US Well Services

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US Well Services is an oil and energy company that offers hydraulic fracturing services.

GoExpedi

WaterBridge Resources

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A midstream development company focused on developing, acquiring and operating flowback and produced water infrastructure

GoExpedi

Birch Resources

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Birch Resources is an energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, development, production, and marketing of oil and natural gas.

GoExpedi

Tellurian

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Tellurian is a builder of natural gas business.

GoExpedi

Calpine

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Calpine Corporation is America’s largest generator of electricity from natural gas and geothermal resources.

GoExpedi

Enchanted Rock

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Enchanted Rock LLC is a utility company providing physical and financial risk management tools.

GoExpedi

Leeward Renewable Energy, LLC

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Leeward Renewable Energy is a renewables & environment company based in North America.

GoExpedi

Pioneer Energy Services

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Pioneer Energy Services is operating a modern fleet of top-performing drilling rigs throughout onshore oil and gas production.

GoExpedi

Yotta Energy

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Yotta is developing modular energy storage device designed to reduce cost & expand development of energy storage & solar micro-grids.

GoExpedi

AFGlobal Corp

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AFGlobal Corporation is an oil and energy company specializing in subsea pipeline components and forged products.

GoExpedi

ClearTrace

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ClearTrace is a software company that provides automated energy and carbon accounting for investors, enterprises, and real estate owners.

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Ambyint

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Ambyint provides artificial intelligence-based technologies that automates the process of companies in oil and gas industry.

GoExpedi

Talos Energy

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Talos Energy is a technically driven, independent oil and gas exploration and production company.

GoExpedi

Molecule Software

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Molecule Software develops commodity trading software.

GoExpedi

Easton Energy

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Easton Energy provides transportation, storage, and processing options for natural gas liquids, refined products, and petrochemicals.

GoExpedi

Indigo Natural Resources

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Indigo Natural Resources is an energy and gas production company.

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EP Energy Corporation

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EP Energy produces natural oils and gases which help enrich people’s lives.

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Lucid Energy Group

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Lucid Energy Group is a startup midstream company that provides oil and natural gas producers with a range of midstream services.

GoExpedi

Navitas Midstream Partners

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Navitas Midstream Partners is a producer-focused midstream company.

GoExpedi

Atlas Sand

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Founded by long-time E&P operators with significant experience in the Permian Basin alongside the best talent in the sand mining industry.

GoExpedi

Quidnet Energy

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Quidnet Energy is a technology-driven energy company that powers the carbon-free electric grid.

GoExpedi

MRC Global

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MRC Global operates as a distributor of pipe, valves, and fitting products and services for the energy industry.

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Skyonic

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Skyonic is an environmental technology company providing green chemistry solutions for profitable carbon management.

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Plains All American Pipeline

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Plains All American Pipeline is engaged in the transportation, storage, terminalling and marketing of crude oil.

GoExpedi

Branch Energy

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A tech-powered, green energy provider focused on helping consumers reduce their energy bills and carbon footprints

GoExpedi

Primexx Energy Partners

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Primexx Energy Partners is an oil-and-gas exploration and production (E&P) company.

GoExpedi

Clayton Williams Energy

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Clayton Williams Energy, Inc. is an independent oil and gas company.

GoExpedi

Nanotech

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Nanotech focused on using Nano Technology to fireproof the world and reduce global energy consumption.

GoExpedi

Terra Energy Partners

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Terra is an independent U.S onshore oil and gas exploration and production company

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Dash Energy

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Tech startup bringing the energy ecosystem of brokers, suppliers and businesses into the future.

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Colgate Energy

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A Midland, Texas-based oil and gas E&P company focused on the Permain Basin

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SeekOps

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SeekOps provides end-to-end gas emissions inspection operations to oil and gas customers.

GoExpedi

Parsley Energy

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Parsley Energy is an oil and gas company based in Midland, Texas.

GoExpedi

Key Energy Services

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Key Energy Services is an American oilfield services company, offering an array of onshore energy production services and solutions.

GoExpedi

NextDecade

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NextDecade is an LNG development company focusing on LNG export projects and associated pipelines.

GoExpedi

Midcoast Energy

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Midcoast Energy is an Enbridge Energy Partners-backed limited partnership that owns natural gas transportation and delivery assets,

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Velocys

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Velocys is the company at the forefront of smaller scale gas-to-liquids (GTL).

GoExpedi

NuStar Energy

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NuStar Energy is a independent liquids terminal and pipeline operators in the nation.

GoExpedi

SilverBow Resources

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SilverBow Resources is an independent oil and natural gas company engaged in the development, exploration, acquisition and operation,

GoExpedi

MorningStar Partners

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MorningStar Partners focuses on the acquisition, development, and exploration of oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquid reserves.

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Spark Energy

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Spark Energy is an established and growing independent retail energy services company.

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Erin Energy

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Erin Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on energy resources in Africa.

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Western LNG

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Western LNG is an oil and energy company engaged in the development of liquefied natural gas export projects.

GoExpedi

EnVen Energy Corporation

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EnVen engages in exploration, development, extraction and production of oil and gas.

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MTPV

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MTPV Power Corporation is a clean energy company focused on innovations in Micron-gap ThermalPhotoVoltaics technology.

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Sourcewater

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Sourcewater offers the largest online water source, reuse, and disposal database in the upstream energy industry.

GoExpedi

Uranium Energy

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Uranium Energy specializes in acquiring exploration databases and leveraging those databases to generate acquisition.

GoExpedi

Flotek Industries

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Flotek Industries is an oil & energy company specializing in oilfield technologies.

GoExpedi

Ameredev

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An Austin, Texas-based oil and gas exploration and production company.

GoExpedi

Blackbuck Resources

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Blackbuck Resources (BBR) Designs, Builds, and Operates Water Infrastructure and Provides Services for the oil and gas industry.

GoExpedi

Regency Energy Partners

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Regency Energy Partners is a growth-oriented, midstream energy partnership engaged in the gathering, contract compression, processing

GoExpedi

Hart Energy

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Hart Energy provides data, text and direct commentary about energy markets and technologies from sources worldwide.

GoExpedi

Mettle Midstream

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Mettle Midstream Partners is a Dallas-based independent midstream company serving producers operating in unconventional shale plays.

GoExpedi

Curb

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Curb specializes in the fields of energy engagement software and home energy management.

GoExpedi

Sabalo Energy

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Sabalo Energy is an exploration and production company focused on responsibly developing energy for America’s future.

GoExpedi

Semtive

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Semtive is an energy technology company that develops small scale wind turbines for decentralized wind energy generation.

GoExpedi

Rebellion Photonics

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Rebellion Photonics is commercializing technologies and products for real-time snapshot hyperspectral imaging.

GoExpedi

Utility Global

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Utility Global develops and designs a generation system to create a paradigm shift in how the world uses, stores, and transforms energy.

GoExpedi

Mewbourne Oil Company

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Mewbourne Oil Company is an oil and energy company that provides oil and gas exploration services.

GoExpedi

ExxonMobil

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ExxonMobil is an international oil and gas company, providing energy that helps underpin growing economies.

GoExpedi

Blue Racer Midstream

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Blue Racer Midstream develops and delivers midstream infrastructure and services.

GoExpedi

THG Energy Solutions

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THG Energy Solutions is an innovative software-as-a-service energy data and technology provider.

GoExpedi

EnergyBot

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Energy.Bot is a simple and transparent energy marketplace that enables businesses to shop for an energy plan for their business.

GoExpedi

Crescent Pass Energy

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Crescent Pass Energy is an oil and gas company based in Houston, Texas.

GoExpedi

Vanguard Natural Resources

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We are a publicly traded limited liability company focused on the acquisition and development of mature, long-lived oil and natural gas

GoExpedi

Endeavor Energy

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Endeavor Energy is an independent power project company developing and investing in power generation facilities.

GoExpedi

m1neral

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M1neral is building the first all-in-one transaction management platform for oil & gas minerals and royalties.

GoExpedi

Stronghold Energy II

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Stronghold Energy II is an oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Central Basin Platform of the Permian Basin.

GoExpedi

Oryx Midstream Services

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Oryx Midstream Services is an oil and energy company that focuses on developing midstream infrastructure in the Permian Basin.

GoExpedi

Willbros Group Inc

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Willbros Group provides project management, engineering, material procurement, maintenance, and life-cycle extension services.

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Apex International Energy

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Apex International Energy is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company.

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Discovery Midstream

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Discovery Midstream is a provider of oil and natural gas gathering and natural gas processing services.

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Vertex Energy

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Vertex Energy is an environmental services company that recycles industrial waste streams and commercial chemical products.

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Carbic

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Carbic builds sensor technology to monitor flow behavior in fluid systems.

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Pegasus Resources

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A mineral and royalty company based in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Independence Resources Management

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Independence Resources Management is an oil and gas exploration company targeting onshore oil and gas acquisition and more.

GoExpedi

Navitas Petroleum

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Navitas Petroleum Limited Partnership is an oil & natural gas exploration company.

GoExpedi

Revere Resources

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Revere Resources is a royalty acquisition company.

GoExpedi

Bluewing Midstream

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A new platform to acquire and develop oil and gas terminaling and transportation assets with an initial focus on the Gulf Coast

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Zenith Energy Management

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Zenith Energy Management is an international liquids and bulk terminaling company.

GoExpedi

Hi Crush

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Hi Crush Inc is an oil & energy company that specializes in Midstream Distribution Management, Proppant Supply, and logistics solutions.

GoExpedi

ALLY Energy

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ALLY Energy is the DEI talent platform that accelerates connections, careers, and skills for an equitable energy transition.

GoExpedi

Nuevo Midstream

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Nuevo Midstream is a start-up midstream company with operations in the Permian Basin of west Texas and southeast New Mexico.

GoExpedi

Sabinal Energy

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Sabinal is a privately held oil and natural gas exploration and production company.

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Star Oil and Gas

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Star Oil and Gas is an oil and gas exploration company that provides natural oil and gas services.

GoExpedi

MD America Energy

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MD America Energy is a privately owned exploration and production company

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Grenadier Energy Partners

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Grenadier Energy Partners is production company in energy sector, develop oil and natural gas by applying cutting edge technology.

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EXCO Resources

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EXCO Resources specializes in the exploration, exploitation, acquisition, development, and production of natural gas and oil properties.

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Infrastructure Networks

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Infrastructure Networks provides services for the acquisition and delivery of natural energy resources required to power a modern economy.

GoExpedi

Three Rivers Operating Company

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Three Rivers Operating Company has acquire, develop and exploit oil and natural gas reserves in the Permian Basin in West Texas.

GoExpedi

Teal Natural Resources

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A newly formed oil and natural gas exploration company pursuing primarily unconventional resource play opportunities in Texas

GoExpedi

Harvest Natural Resources

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Harvest Natural Resources is a company primarily focused on the exploration for and the acquisition and development of oil and gas.

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Citla Energy

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Citla Energy is a Mexican independent exploration and production company

Written by Mark Smith

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