The new UK energy minister has reaffirmed his support for the oil and gas industry as the COP26 climate summit beckons.
CNR International has announced it will introduce mandatory vaccinations for North Sea workers.
Shell (LON: RDSA) is “proposing changes” to plans for Jackdaw after its initial approach was knocked back by the UK regulator last week.
‘It’s not just about comfort, it’s about safety’: Call to address unfair standards for women’s offshore PPE
Calls are being made for the North Sea to address unfair PPE standards for women working offshore.
Hurricane Energy (LON: HUR) is continuing to “evaluate options” to bolster production from its flagship Lancaster field after a “very challenging” start to 2021.
A handful of workers have been flown off a North Sea platform after Covid-19 cases were picked up on board.
A senior figure at BP (LON: BP) says “compromises will need to be made” over access to space for North Sea energy transition projects.
A North Sea operator has been given a slap on the wrist after an “uncontrolled hydrocarbon gas release” occurred on one of its platforms.
‘Potential for a major accident’: HSE slams Shell as three-tonne object dropped 50-feet on North Sea platform
Shell has been slammed by the safety regulator after a three-tonne object was dropped more than 50-feet on board a North Sea platform.
With 30 years of oil and gas experience, TRACS International (TRACS) has advised on development of oil and gas fields around the world – many of which are now candidates for safe disposal of CO2.
The UK’s energy minister has moved to reassure the North Sea sector after Shell’s Jackdaw was dealt a significant blow.
Work has been stopped at the flagship North Sea project of IOG after an “issue” was uncovered on the leg of an oil rig.
The Oil and Gas Authority (OGA) has granted Harbour Energy (LON:HBR) a carbon capture and storage (CCS) licence for its V Net Zero project in the Humber.
Tailwind Energy has completed a development well for the Evelyn field in the North Sea.
Orcadian Energy (LON: ORCA) has announced a deal to farm out the Carra prospect in the UK North Sea to Carrick Resources.
There is just a fortnight to go until the UK Government could reveal the two projects that will form its carbon capture and storage (CCS) vanguard.
A north-east transport firm is playing its part in the region’s recovery from the pandemic after announcing a £750,000 investment.
The world and energy markets are turbulent and demands for change are coming from all areas. For companies to benefit from these changes, they must focus on doing today’s operations in a more sustainable manner, whilst expanding into new areas.
The UK’s offshore oil and gas industry could come to an end within a decade on the current reserves/production trajectory, according to data recently published by regulator, the Oil and gas Authority.
Activist group Greenpeace has lost its court battle to block production from the Ithaca Energy and BP Vorlich oilfield in the North Sea.
Shell’s Jackdaw project has been dealt a blow after the UK regulator declined to approve its field development plans.
Logistics firm Peterson has said it is “encouraged” with activity picking up and the business eyeing a return to profits in 2021.
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.
A boss at Peterhead Port Authority has hailed carbon capture and storage (CCS) as a once in a generation opportunity for the town.
Prime Minister Boris Johnson has hinted that the Acorn carbon capture, utilisation and storage (CCUS) project in Aberdeenshire could be set to benefit from government investment.