Shell (LON: SHEL) will need as much as one trillion cubic feet of gas from exploration licences in the West of Shetland to "truly whet its appetite", according to analysis by Wood Mackenzie.
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United Oil & Gas (LON: UOG) has terminated an asset purchase agreement with Quattro Energy for the conditional sale of a North Sea licence.
The results of a hotly-anticipated North Sea exploration well are due to be released in the “next few weeks”.
Over 8bn barrels of oil and gas reserves located within 30 miles of North Sea assets, OEUK report finds
Billions of barrels of oil and gas reserves, located near to existing North Sea infrastructure, could hold the key to enhancing UK energy security.
Key papers for the development of the Avalon field are to be lodged at any moment, the operator has confirmed.
North Sea operator CNR International is getting on with decommissioning the last bits of kit at the Banff and Kyle fields.
Questions have been raised over the future of Glengorm, hailed as the UK's largest gas discovery in a decade, after an appraisal campaign yielded no commercial hydrocarbons.
Teekay has bid a “final farewell” to the Petrojarl Banff FPSO, which has now arrived in Denmark for decommissioning.
CGG has announced the completion of the first phase of its largest ever seafloor survey in the UK central North Sea (CNS).
Energy giant BP has confirmed it is studying the potential to power North Sea platforms with green electricity in a bid to cut carbon emissions.
French geoscience firm CGG has announced its largest ever seafloor survey is due to take place in the UK's central North Sea.
Total’s UK boss said the French major would keep searching for new discoveries in and around its central North Sea (CNS) stronghold.
Azinor Catalyst has committed to drilling two prospects in the North Sea next year.
Chevron has announced plans to buy fellow US oil and gas operator Anadarko Petroleum in a deal worth £38.2bn, the largest upstream takeover since 2015.
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Ithaca Energy has secured access to a major oil export pipeline allowing it to transport future production from its Greater Stella Area development project in the UK North Sea, at a cost of around $20million, with first production slated by September.
Norwegian operator Det Norske is to reduce production from the Alvheim FPSO for four weeks after an electrical fault was discovered on board the vessel.