Europa Oil and Gas said today that two of its prospects off Ireland contain prospective resources of more than 500million barrels of oil.
The Irish Government has sanctioned Europa Oil and Gas’s farm out of a 70% stake in an offshore licence to Edinburgh-based Cairn Energy.
CHC has signed a contract with Providence Resources to provide helicopter services.
Irish based exploration firm Providence Resources is to undertake 3D seismic ahead of a possible wildcat well in the southern Porcupine basin.
An Irish local authority has been criticised over the management of an €8.5million community benefit fund provided by Royal Dutch Shell (Lon: RDSA).
The Irish parliament has become the first in the world to back a ban on investing public money in fossil fuels.
Offshore Ireland is fast becoming an exploration hotspot where more oil and gas majors are arriving on the scene.
Fresh figures have revealed Shell’s Corrib gas field is generating sales of more than €1.2million a day.
The Irish government has given oil explorer Providence Resources an extension on its Kish Bank Basin licence off the east coast.
Antrim Energy has agreed to sell one of its subsidiaries to AzEire, a Bermuda-based firm whose oil operations are focused on exploration off the coast of Ireland.
Bibby Offshore has started work on a second contract for oil major Shell at its Corrib gas field, offshore Ireland.
Irish oil and gas explorer Providence Resources has contacted the preferred bidder to supply it with a rig for its Druid prospect following a tender.
Dublin-based oil and gas explorer Providence Resources today revealed a shuffle of its board.
Petroleum Geo-Services said it has completed a seismic acquisition program in the norther Porcupine Basin for Woodside Petroleum.
Lansdowne Oil and Gas reported a slight improvement in its financial position in what the Dublin-based firm described as a “very challenging” first half of 2016.
Solar energy development on brownfield sites in Ireland could reach as much as 3GW beacuse of increasing commercial advantages, according to reports.
The final of six wells at Shell's Corrib project on the West cost of Ireland has now been brought online.
Oil major Shell has been fined €1,000 and told to pay €15,000 in legal costs for causing noise and light pollution from a gas flare at its Corrib gas terminal.
The US tech giant Apple has been given the go-ahead to develop a data centre in the West of Ireland which will be powered by 30MW of renewables.
Europa Oil & Gas has beefed-up its portfolio with four new licences offshore Ireland.
The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) in Ireland said it will prosecute oil major Shell E&P Ireland over an alleged breach of its emission licence at the Corrib gas refinery in Mayo.
Baron Oil has signed a new agreement with Infrastrata regarding the conclusion of a grant agreement with the European Commission for its Islandmagee gas storage project in Northern Ireland.
The long-running and bitter battle for control at Irish exploration company Petroceltic has concluded with main shareholder Worldview Capital assuming full control of the company.
Europa Oil & Gas has increased its sole operatorship licences in the Atlantic basins offshore Ireland to seven following the latest transfer of two licences from Kosmos Energy.
Ireland's latest Atlantic Margin Licensing Round has seen 11 companies snapping up opportunties offshore the Emerald Isle.