Mark Lammey

Energy Voice editor
UK

Fears raised over scale of wind farm

A public inquiry into plans for a 39-turbine wind farm in a Highland mountain range has heard it could ultimately lead to a “complex larger than the city of Dundee” being built on a “once tranquil plateau”.

Events

Net-zero revolution on table

Scottish energy firm SSE Renewables will be at the heart of the much-vaunted “green recovery” – and its top spokesman will feature in a virtual business breakfast next month.

Asia

CNPC, CNOOC mull deal for Exxon’s Iraq oilfield stake

China’s oil giants China National Petroleum Corp. and CNOOC Ltd. are considering acquiring Exxon Mobil Corp.’s remaining stake in an oilfield in Iraq, which could fetch at least $500 million, according to people familiar with the matter.

Asia

Malaysia’s Sarawak seeks investors to find new onshore plays

The eastern Malaysian state of Sarawak, home to the country’s LNG export complex, will soon open onshore acreage for bidding, as it hopes to revitalise its onshore oil and gas industry after taking regulatory control from the federal government.

Other News

E.On plans hundreds of job cuts

Energy giant E.On is planning to cut almost 700 jobs over the next two years, mainly in support and management roles, as part of the migration of customers to a new platform.