Aberdeen-based oil explorer Xcite Energy said today it had sold the first cargo from its northern North Sea Bentley field at a higher-than-expected price.
SCOTLAND'S first grid-connected, commercial-scale tidal turbine has been installed off Orkney.
THE UK arm of the Abu Dhabi national energy company becomes dutyholder today of its four operated North Sea platforms - Cormorant Alpha, North Cormorant, Tern and Eider - taking over from Wood Group Engineering (North Sea).
Venture Production's boss said yesterday that the Aberdeen-based oil and gas operator was well funded to make acquisitions.
Norway has committed to pouring more than £30million (NOK 300million) into a scientific research and development programme with the aim of generating more cost-effective technology for carbon capture.