An EU-US pledge to slash global methane emissions has garnered support from 20 more nations ahead of the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow.
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.
North Sea operators have launched a plan to slash methane emissions, one of the world’s most potent greenhouse gases.
North Sea installations could soon be kitted out with NASA-inspired technology to watch for dangerous gas leaks.
UK Government environmental standards among ‘highest in the world’ after accusations it neglected North Sea methane leak
The UK Government has said its environmental standards are “among the highest in the world” after allegations it has neglected a methane leak for 20 years.
Environmental activists claim to have found a methane leak in the North Sea that was caused a “blow-out” during drilling operations 30 years ago.
The executive chairman of unmanned aerial vehicle firm FlyLogix said it is “very fortunate” to have enjoyed success in recent months despite the Covid-19 pandemic.
BP ventures has invested $5 million in a cloud-based geospatial analytics software company that monitors environmental changes, including methane emissions.
Oil and gas firm Neptune Energy has mapped out ambitious targets to cut its carbon and methane emissions.
BP has been accused of lagging behind other oil majors when it comes to grasping the nettle of the energy transition.
Oil and gas companies have provided “few signs” that they are willing to devote enough cash to tackling climate change, a new report said.
An Exxon Mobil Corp. natural gas well in Ohio released more methane into the atmosphere during a blowout in 2018 than some countries do in a year, according to a team of American and Dutch scientists.
One of the opening events of Climate Week in New York offered a rare sight -- nine bosses of some of the world’s largest oil and gas companies in one room.
BP will unleash a fleet of drones and surveillance cameras to police its facilities for leaks of a potent greenhouse gas.
BP has announced a three-year strategy to reduce emissions in the global oil and gas supply chain.
Energy giant Shell today announced plans to keep methane emissions intensity from its oil and gas assets below 0.2% by 2025.
Surging methane emissions threaten to undermine efforts to slow climate change, a team of international experts has warned.
A worker has died after an incident at a Petronas processing plant in Malaysia.
The Government of Botswana has approved Tlou Energy’s environmental impact statement (EIS) for a coal bed methane project following a final review.
Homeowners forced out of their properties after a methane leak in Los Angeles have filed claims against state regulators for $3.5million each in damages.
A lawsuit has been filed against the Southern California Gas Company (SoCal) after a huge gas leak near Los Angeles.
The major Californian gas leak near Los Angeles has raised concerns over the environmental impact and the reliability of technology used in the industry.
Global meat consumption needs to be cut to ensure the world avoids “dangerous” climate change, a report has warned.
The US Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is expected to propose regulations which will be aimed at reducing methane emissions by between 40 and 45% from the oil and gas sector over the next decade. The move is part of a wider strategy in place which is looking to reduce both greenhouse gases as well as combating climate change.
Statoil is using military technology to detect hydrocarbon leaks at its Eagle Ford operations.