We take a look at four North Sea exploration targets and hotspots from firms including NEO Energy, Shell, Harbour and Horizon Energy
Harbour Energy has outlined a clutch of projects expected to get underway in the North Sea this year, including new wells at the J-Area and Catcher field.
“More energy and less emissions” is how TotalEnergies’ North Sea boss summarises the company’s strategy for the coming years. And that, broadly speaking, is reflected across the plans of others too.
NEO Energy has started gas production at the Finlaggan field in the Central North Sea, following a year of Covid-related delays.
Neo Energy has completed its acquisition of private-equity backed Zennor Petroleum, solidifying its position as one of the UKCS’ largest producers.
Private equity player HitecVision has said the North Sea is “anything but mature” as it looks towards major investments in the UK sector.
North Sea minnow Zennor Petroleum claims to have become one of the first UK operators to go “carbon neutral” as first gas from its flagship Finlaggan field beckons.
Private-equity backed Zennor Petroleum has pushed back the date of first gas from its flagship Finlaggan project by about a year, to the fourth quarter of 2021, as a result of Covid-19.
Chrysaor, the North Sea's largest net producer, has cut spending plans by 30% in response to the Covid-19 pandemic, bringing delays to growth projects.
A suspected coronavirus sufferer has been flown back to shore from a North Sea platform.
Anacala Midstream has won a multi-million pound contract to process gas from Zennor Petroleum’s Finlaggan field in the North Sea.
Zennor Petroleum has reached a “key step” towards first production at its Finlaggan field in the North Sea.
Zennor Petroleum will go ahead with the Finlaggan field development after the UK oil regulator approved its plans.
North Sea oil firm Zennor Petroleum will buy a stake in the Britannia field, which will serve as the export route for its Finlaggan asset.
North Sea minnow Zennor Petroleum is targeting 2020 for the start of production on the Finlaggan discovery.
Chevron North Sea is currently in talks about offloading its 50% share in Britannia Operator Ltd. A spokesman from the firm confirmed the oil major is having discussions with joint venture partner ConocoPhillips about transferring its half in the business. The move wouldn’t affect its stake in the Britannia field.