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Posted: 3 days ago

OGA: Offshore energy industry can aid UK in reaching net-zero

The integration of offshore energy systems, including oil and gas, renewables, hydrogen, and carbon ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 3 days ago
Posted: 3 days ago

Offshore rigs could be ‘stepping stones’ for non-native species

Scientists from around the UK, led by the Heriot-Watt’s International Centre for Island Technology, ...

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  • Environment
Posted: 3 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 5 days ago
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Green energy transition: vital role of the oil & gas industry in achieving net-zero by 2050

A green energy transition will require the industry to make real progress in reducing its carbon foo...

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  • Transition
Posted: 5 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

NEO Energy wraps up buy of Total’s UK North Sea assets

NEO Energy has completed the acquisition of a portfolio of operated and non-operated assets in the U...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 6 days ago

IOG picks HSM Offshore for EPCI work on Core Project Phase 1

Independent Oil and Gas (IOG) has awarded the engineering, procurement, construction, and installati...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 6 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

UK boasts improved production efficiency for seven years in a row

Production efficiency on the UK Continental Shelf has improved for the seventh consecutive year and ...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 20 days ago

Vroon scoops three deals with Total

Dutch provider of offshore support vessels Vroon Offshore Services has secured contracts with Total’...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 20 days ago
Posted: 24 days ago

UK starts offshore transmission network review

The UK has launched a review into the existing offshore transmission regime to address the barriers ...

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  • Infrastructure
Posted: 24 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK oil industry welcomes gov’t measures to save jobs

The UK’s offshore oil and gas industry’s representative body Oil and Gas UK has welcomed the i...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
  • long read
Posted: about 1 month ago
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North Sea exploration: Risk appetite remains despite low oil prices

The North Sea has been a cash cow for the UK and Norway contributing to their economies for over hal...

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  • Exploration & Production
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Greenpeace fined $100,000 over BP oil rig protest

A court in Scotland has slapped Greenpeace with an £80,000 ($100,000) fine for attempting to stop Br...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Dana Petroleum extends integrity services deal for UK FPSO tandem

Technology and data intelligence specialist Imrandd has secured a two-year contract extension with D...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Norway’s tax relief to boost rig demand but UK demand to take the biggest hit, Rystad says

Norway’s recent tax relief package for the oil and gas industry is expected to cut breakeven p...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK offshore wind generation shines in Q1 2020

Offshore wind in the UK produced 13.2 TWh of electricity in the first three months of 2020 – 53.1 pe...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Day of the Seafarer 2020: It’s time for the EU to resolve crew change crisis

On the Day of the Seafarer 2020, European Community Shipowners’ Associations (ECSA) and the Eu...

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  • Human Capital
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

GALLERY: Shell’s Brent platform reaches UK port ahead of final dismantling

Following its recent removal from the UK North Sea, Shell’s oil and gas platform Brent Alpha h...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK well specialist sets up Norwegian unit

Aberdeen-headquartered Exceed, a well management and performance improvement specialist, has establi...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Perenco advances Pickerill decommissioning with topsides removal

Decommissioning services specialist Petrodec has completed skidding operations for the topside remov...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

NHV pens aviation services extension with Ithaca Energy

Offshore helicopter operator NHV Group has won an extension with Ithaca Energy to provide aviation s...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

UK urged to exempt offshore workers from COVID-19 quarantine restrictions

The Offshore Industry Group is urging the UK Government to exempt all offshore energy sector workers...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Authorities assessing Shell’s Gaupe tieback decommissioning plan

UK authorities are assessing the plan for the decommissioning of the infrastructure associated with ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Decommissioning plan for Shell’s Kingfisher field under assessment

UK authorities are assessing the plan for the decommissioning of Shell’s Kingfisher installations an...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Shell farm-in moving forward after Egdon gains extension for UK licences

The UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has granted extensions for Egdon Resources’ P1929 and P2304 lic...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Green light to Ineos for Cavendish field decommissioning plan

UK authorities have approved Ineos’ plan for the removal of the Cavendish platform and associated pi...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

UK approves plan for removal of floaters from North Sea fields

UK authorities have approved the plan for the removal of the Petrojarl Banff FPSO and Apollo Spirit ...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Jersey now majority owner and operator of Verbier discovery

Jersey Oil & Gas (JOG) has completed the acquisition of an additional 70 per cent working intere...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 2 months ago