Activist group Greenpeace has lost its court battle to block production from the Ithaca Energy and BP Vorlich oilfield in the North Sea.
Increasing pressure is being put on upstream operators to decarbonise their operations, from investors, the regulator and the wider public. But while North Sea energy companies are moving to cut emissions, they still have challenging assets on their hands.
COSL Drilling Europe has landed a deal with Ithaca Energy for work in the central North Sea.
Alatas has strengthened its presence in the North Sea after being awarded a three-year crane operations and maintenance contract with Ithaca Energy.
With COP26 approaching, amid reports that police are preparing for major civic disruption, there are also plans that the Scottish criminal courts may be opened for extra sessions to deal with a potentially high number of arrests during the conference.
Tributes are being paid to Ithaca Energy CEO Bill Dunnett who has passed away aged 59.
Ithaca has agreed to acquire the North Sea assets of Marubeni in a $1billion deal, according to a news report.
Ithaca Energy has employed Heerema’s Thialf heavy lift vessel, the second largest in the world, to remove its small Jacky installation, around 12 miles east of the Moray Firth.
A Greenpeace challenge to the UK Government over a decision to allow BP to drill for oil in the North Sea is "largely procedural and opportunistic", a court has heard.
Ithaca Energy’s oil find at Fotla has been described as a “ray of light” for UK exploration, in what has otherwise been a tough year.
Environmental campaigners were "substantially prejudiced" by the UK Government's failure to follow procedures for publicising an oil company's application for drilling consent, a court has heard.
Greenpeace is launching a court challenge against the UK Government, Ithaca Energy and BP over permits for a North Sea oilfield.
Ithaca Energy has released its first half results, showing a return to profits and setting a timeline for the Abigail project in the North Sea.
Ithaca Energy has started drilling work at its Fotla project in hopes of boosting barrels via its Alba field.
North Sea stalwart Neill Carson is celebrating a maiden acquisition at Quattro Energy – the fourth oil and gas vehicle he has co-founded.
Energy giant BP has been fined £50,000 by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) over a North Sea licence breach.
Petrofac has won work worth around $17million (£12.3m) for the Ithaca Energy Captain field, securing more than 40 jobs at the energy services firm.
Emergency response and rescue vessel firm Esvagt said today that a “re-ignition” of oil and gas sector activity was creating a “promising” increase in demand.
North Sea operators have handed back up to 1.1 billion recoverable barrels of oil from UK fields, according to data released by the Oil and Gas Authority (OGA).
Ithaca Energy was back in the black in the first quarter of 2021, as the North Sea oil firm shook off the ill effects last year's hefty impairments.
Malaysian oil firm Hibiscus Petroleum and Ithaca Energy, of Aberdeen, have agreed to jointly develop a pair of North Sea discoveries.
Law firm Pinsent Masons has appointed renowned dealmaker Rosalie Chadwick as its new global head of oil and gas.
A raft of North Sea decommissioning contracts are on the way from operators including Harbour Energy, Eni, CNOOC, Taqa and more.
Rig contractor Awilco said today it would drill an exploration well in the UK North Sea for Ithaca Energy.
Jersey Oil and Gas has announced the appointment of Les Thomas to its board as an independent non-executive director.