Mark Lammey

Business reporter at the P&J. Formerly online editor and deputy business editor at The Moscow Times.
North Sea

Is a shale-sized oil boom hiding in UK’s Atlantic bedrock?


On a sunny October morning, members of the The Geological Society pack an ornate lecture theater at their imposing headquarters on London’s Piccadilly. One of their number introduces a scientist who “needs no introduction,” the man people had come to see.


OPINION: Cutting decommissioning costs. What’s not to like?


This week Greenpeace provided written evidence to the Future of the Oil and Gas Industry, Commons Select Committee. The topic was decommissioning and the position Greenpeace presented was one of support for OSPAR 98/3.