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Posted: 1 day ago

CGG commits to green energy in UK

Geoscience company CGG has recently renewed and expanded its contract to power all its operating sit...

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  • Environment
Posted: 1 day ago
Posted: 2 days ago

Archer lands extension for services on seven UK North Sea installations

Archer has secured a two-year contract extension with a major North Sea operator for the provision o...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 2 days ago
Posted: 4 days ago

Extinction Rebellion activists dump manure outside BP’s UK office accusing it of greenwashing & gaslighting

Extinction Rebellion activists have dumped manure in front of BP’s offices in Aberdeen as part...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 4 days ago
  • long read
Posted: 8 days ago

Rystad: UKCS output never to return above 2 million boe per day

Even though Hurricane Energy had promising exploration results in UK’s fractured basins, energy inte...

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  • Market outlooks
Posted: 8 days ago
Posted: 9 days ago

Sleipnir SSCV installs Tolmount platform in North Sea

Heerema’s Sleipnir, the LNG-powered world’s largest semi-submersible crane vessel, has i...

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  • Heavy lifting
Posted: 9 days ago
Posted: 10 days ago

Wood gets $75 million worth Mariner job from Equinor

Oilfield services provider Wood has secured a new contract with Equinor to support its operations at...

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  • Business developments & projects
Posted: 10 days ago
Posted: 17 days ago

Fraser Well Management takes over operation of suspended offshore well

Independent oil and gas development and production firm Bridge Petroleum has appointed well engineer...

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  • Project & Tenders
Posted: 17 days ago
Posted: 18 days ago

UK Prime Minister: Offshore wind to power every home by 2030

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson has set out commitments to ensure that offshore wind will produce mo...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 18 days ago
Posted: 19 days ago

IOG gives up on Deltic Energy takeover plans

Independent Oil & Gas (IOG) has given up on its plan to acquire its compatriot oil and gas playe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: 19 days ago
Posted: 22 days ago

UK gov’t unveils £200 million port infrastructure fund

Ahead of the UK’s exit from the EU Customs union, the country’s government has launched ...

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  • Authorities & Government
Posted: 22 days ago
Posted: 23 days ago

New law to ensure minimum wage for over 10,000 UK seafarers

Aa of 1 October 2020, seafarers in the United Kingdom will be receiving a minimum wage — pay p...

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  • Regulation & policy
Posted: 23 days ago
Posted: 26 days ago

UK regulator ‘exploring tougher measures’ on flaring and venting of greenhouse gases in oil & gas production

The UK’s OGA has decided to scrutinise requests for flaring and venting of greenhouse gases of...

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  • Environment
Posted: 26 days ago
Posted: 29 days ago

BPA: Gov’t investing in UK ports should be top priority

Decarbonisation, innovation, infrastructure, freeports and properly functioning and resourced regula...

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  • Ports & Logistics
Posted: 29 days ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

OGA names Central North Sea area manager

The UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has appointed a new area manager for the Central North Se...

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

UK needs to electrify oil & gas platforms to reach net-zero goal, Rystad says

The British government has set a goal to reach net-zero emissions by 2050 and electrification of oil...

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  • Environment
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: about 1 month ago

Green hydrogen could bring UK £ 320 billion by 2050 – Report

Development of an indigenous green hydrogen industry could generate £ 320 billion for the UK economy...

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

Spirit Energy, Premier Oil pick up UK acreage in licensing round

Premier Oil and Spirit Energy have added a total of 14 new blocks to their UK North Sea portfolio in...

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

UK: OGA offers offshore blocks to 65 firms as gov’t launches review into future licensing regime

The UK’s Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has offered for award 113 licence areas over 259 blocks o...

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

Boskalis Subsea Services wraps up Perenco UK contract in North Sea

Boskalis Subsea Services has completed a multi-million-pound contract awarded by Perenco UK to suppo...

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

Malaysian firm to take full control of North Sea operator

Malaysia’s DNeX has entered into a head of agreement (HOA) with Ping Petroleum to make an offe...

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  • Business & Finance
Posted: about 1 month ago
Posted: 2 months ago

Greenpeace finds methane leak active for 30 years in UK North Sea

Environmental group Greenpeace has located two large methane leaks at an old offshore well site in t...

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  • Environment
Posted: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months 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: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months 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, ...

Categories:
  • Environment
Posted: 2 months ago
  • long read
Posted: 2 months 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: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months 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: 2 months ago
Posted: 2 months 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: 2 months ago