The two-day Bloomberg Sustainable Business Summit, which is underway, is focused on topics ranging from the transition to a net-zero economy to the future of sustainable investing.
BP’s chief executive has raised concerns that the dramatic fall in carbon emissions seen last year may be “short lived”.
This is the first in a series, by Snowflake, examining the concept of net zero data and how advances in technology can help the world’s largest organisations—especially those which are particularly emissions-intensive like oil and gas—reduce the carbon emissions footprint of their data.
The CEO of BP has described an IEA net zero scenario calling for the end of new oil and gas projects as “credible”, despite the firm planning major fossil fuel developments.
The boss at BP says the support provided to people leaving the company during its restructuring could be taken as a sign of its commitment to a just transition.
BP CEO Bernard Looney will headline the upcoming Oil and Gas UK (OGUK) annual conference.
BP is expected to enter into Scotland’s offshore wind market by bidding for acreage in the ongoing ScotWind leasing round, according to The Times.
BP has started up gas production at the Raven field, offshore Egypt.
BP expects to hit cut its debt to $35billion (£25.2bn) nearly a year ahead of schedule thanks to proceeds from a flurry of deals, moving forward its timeline for share buybacks.
BP CEO Bernard Looney was awarded a total pay package of £1.7million in 2020.
BP chief executive Bernard Looney said today that he wants the company's oil business to be “the best, not the biggest”.
BP has entered the UK offshore wind market with leases for a combined three-gigawatts of projects in the Irish Sea.
BP has signed a strategic collaboration agreement with Rosneft Oil Company focused on supporting carbon management and sustainability activities.
BP chief executive Bernard Looney said today that he would “emphatically” put value over volume when making low-carbon acquisitions.
BP fell to pre-tax losses of £18 billion in 2020 as the energy giant’s balance sheet creaked under the weight of lower oil and gas prices.
BP has made significant cuts to its oil exploration team, reduced to less than 100 people compared to a peak of over 700 before Bernard Looney's tenure, according to a news report.
Sir Ian Wood and BP CEO Bernard Looney have been announced as members of the new UK Government "Build Back Better" Council.
First oil from a North Sea field has been hailed as an encouraging sign that the basin remains attractive.
Commodity prices and refining margins will need to rise before pressure on BP’s credit rating eases up, Moody’s warned yesterday.
BP chief executive Bernard Looney today described the firm’s hydrocarbons division as the “engine room” of the business.
Energy giant BP returned to profit in the third quarter of 2020 as the firm benefitted from the absence of the huge write-offs and impairments which dented its previous results in August.
BP will make 7,500 of its planned global job cuts compulsory after roughly 2,500 workers applied for voluntary redundancy, according to a news report.
The CEO of BP has denied claims that linking job cuts to the energy transition is "greenwashing with a new brush".
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has defended the BP – Aberdeen net zero partnership against a claim it may be a “PR coup”.
For most of the past century, Big Oil executives found it pretty easy to explain to investors how their businesses worked. Just locate more of the commodities that everyone needed, extract and process them as cheaply as possible, and watch the profits flow.