A union boss has said “the eye is being taken off the ball” after a pair of fires took place in one day on separate North Sea platforms.
A worker has been flown to hospital after a fire broke out on a North Sea platform.
French energy giant Total has donated €100m (£86.5m) to restoration efforts for the Notre-Dame cathedral in Paris.
The Deer Park petrochemical blaze prompted school closures, shelter-in-place orders, spikes in benzene levels and ship channel closures. It also cast a shadow over a petrochemical sector that has struggled to counter negative stereotypes that present the industry as dirty and dangerous.
A large fire has broken out at Essar Oil UK’s Stanlow oil refinery, which processes around a sixth of the country’s petrol needs.
The death toll from an oil tanker fire in Pakistan has risen to 153, with dozens more in a critical condition, and the fatalities are expected to increase.
A fire broke out on a North Sea platform after crude oil pumped against a closed valve for nearly an hour - with the temperature rising from 33 degrees Celsius to 344C.
An explosion has at Albanian refinery has killed one person and wounded seven others.
Two were dead and 16 were injured after a fire at a Saudi Aramco-owned facility.
Statoil was forced to evacuate personnel from one of its North Sea platforms after a fire broke out in a loading pump.
Saudi Aramco said eight of its workers have been injured after a fire broke out at one of its oil terminals.
A fire has broken out at a petrochemical refinery in Iran.
This footage shows the moment a platfrom supply vessel was engulfed in smoke after a fire aboard the ship.
Footage has emerged of a massive wind turbine which burned for hours as firefighters did not have ladders long enough to tackle the 100 metre-high blaze, according to reports.
Canadian oil-sands producers who are restoring production after wildfires are finding U.S. refiners are doing just fine without as much crude from their northern neighbor.
Shell today confirmed reports of a fire breaking out at the construction site for its floating Prelude liquefied natural gas (LNG) project.
Canadian Natural Resources has shut down production on its Ninian South platform after a fire on board the North Sea installation.
A man has died and three others were seriously injured after a flash fire an XTO-operated well site in North Dakota.
Suncor Energy Inc. restarted oil-sands operations in the Regional Municipality of Wood Buffalo, an area in Canada that includes wildfire-ravaged Fort McMurray. It’s a move that enables thousands to return to work.
All of the Canadian oil-sands facilities that workers fled last week as a wildfire spread are being allowed to prepare for restart as cool, humid weather has helped contain the inferno.
Canadian officials say they expect to fight the massive wildfire that has destroyed large parts of Alberta’s oil sands city of Fort McMurray for months.
The number of fatalities after a leak caused a deadly petrochemical plant blast has risen to 24, officials have confirmed.
Production has been halted by Petrobras on its P-48 FPSO (floating production, storage and offloading) vessel after a fire earlier this week.
A fire at a Texas oil refinery operated by Petroleo Brasileiro SA temporarily closed the Houston Ship Channel and left one person injured.
A fire that erupted on an oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico killed two workers and injured eight.